Fans will be able to watch a new episode on HBO on Sunday and play the game on Monday.
Starting today, developer Disruptor Beam will release new game content every Monday featuring quests and items tied directly to the previous night’s Season 3 episode of Game of Thrones. Today’s content update, Episode 1: Valar Dohaeris, allows players to: Travel from King's Landing to across the Narrow Sea to Beyond the Wall in dozens of new quests and adventures based on the story and events of the Season 3 premiere episode for HBO's Game of Thrones. Multiplayer Alliance Challenges like Craft Wildfire and join the Battle of Blackwater with your friends and allied nobles. Prove your Alliance is the most powerful in the land by taking it to the top of the Power Leaderboard. A new building for your noble holdings - the Siege Workshop. Craft a vast array of war machines needed for the many battles ahead.
Game of Thrones Ascent is a new type of social game that unites both story and strategy allowing players to lead the life of a noble during the time of upheaval portrayed in the books and TV series. Players claim their birthright by choosing which of the Great Houses they’ll swear allegiance to, select their lineage, secure their holdings, develop their lands and reputation, and assign sworn swords to quests -- while forging alliances with new friends and much more.
Game of Thrones Ascent allows players the opportunity to make various moral decisions that not only impact other players, but the storyline as well. With deep and immersive political and social play authentic to the world of Westeros and involving diplomatic agreements, pacts, marriages and betrothals, a player’s alignment and destiny truly lies in their own hands.