Kingdom Under Fire II is an upcoming video game set in a high fantasy setting being developed by Blueside which merges real-time strategy (RTS), role playing game (RPG) and massively multiplayer online game (MMO) genres - the game will have a single player, and online multiplayer mode.
The game follow chronologically on from Kingdom Under Fire: Circle of Doom, and is the first RTS game set in the Kingdom Under Fire universe to be released since the 2005 Kingdom Under Fire: Heroes.
The game was announced in January 2008, and has been subject to delay and changes to release platforms; A closed beta-test began on December 2011,as of Jan 2012 it is expected to be released for PC and PlayStation 3 in 2012.
The game combines action with RPG and RTS. The player will control a hero who can command various troops. The player has full control of their character and can run around freely with their troops following them. When controlling other units, the game plays like a typical RTS and you can move troops, change their formations and make them perform various actions. Cannons for example can be used to break down castle walls and spearmen can be used to protect troops from cavalry.