While Bioware has many fan favorites in their collection of published games, Jade Empire stands apart from their other action RPG titles. Jade Empire is a critically acclaimed 2005 hit, both on consoles and PC. It’s wuxia inspired story is drawn on ancient Chinese mythology. It featured real time combat, and multiple characters to choose from. As a player you were tasked with managing health, chi, and focus; which represented your life force, ability to cast special powers, and attack speed, respectively. You also took part in a multi-arc oriental fantasy story with many memorable moments.
Electronic Arts has decided to offer Jade Empire in their On The House monthly offering. This is a meaty and generous title to offer, especially for those that have never played this less appreciated title. On The House titles are free for PC users who’ve downloaded their distribution application called Origin. Jade Empire is not a titled to missed, so set your download queues up their offer will not last indefinitely.