Gladiator: Sword of Vengeance

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Gladiator: Sword of Vengeance
Gladiator Sword of Vengeance Cover.png
Developer(s) Acclaim Studios Manchester
Publisher(s) Acclaim Entertainment (Original)
Throwback Entertainment (Rerelease)
Platform(s) PlayStation 2
Release date(s) PlayStation 2
  • NA November 5, 2003
  • EU November 28, 2003
  • NA November 5, 2003
  • EU December 5, 2003
  • NA November 18, 2003
  • EU December 5, 2003
Genre(s) Hack and slash
Mode(s) Single-player

Gladiator: Sword Of Vengeance is a hack and slash video game developed by Acclaim Studios Manchester and published by Acclaim Entertainment. The game was released for the PlayStation 2, Xbox, and PC in 2003. A Nintendo GameCube version was cancelled.[1] During development, the game was titled "I Gladiator".[2] Throwback Entertainment acquired the rights to several of Acclaim's properties in 2006, including Gladiator: Sword of Vengeance.[3]

On May 6, 2015 during Microsoft's IGNITE conference, it was announced that Gladiator: Sword of Vengeance will be made available on Xbox One and the Windows and Windows Phone stores later in 2015.[4]


  1. ^ IGN staff (May 15, 2003). "E3 2003: Gladiator Leaves Cube". IGN. Retrieved April 12, 2012. 
  2. ^ IGN staff (March 14, 2003). "I Gladiator, New Name". IGN. Retrieved April 12, 2012. 
  3. ^ Sinclair, Brendan (July 7, 2006). "Throwback picks up Acclaim properties". GameSpot. CBS Interactive. Retrieved April 12, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Throwback Entertainment Unleashes ‘Gladiator: Sword of Vengeance’ on the World of Windows". 2015-05-06. Retrieved 2015-05-07. 

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