Microsoft Game Studios has announced a new Xbox 360-exclusive project, developed in collaboration with Germany's Crytek. "Codename Kingdoms" appears to be a violent, historical gladiator game. Microsoft has not announced any further details or a release date. But are you not entertained by the idea of Crytek taking a break from the sci-fi FPS genre?

This article was originally published on Joystiq.

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