The Prince of Persia makes his way home to Babylon; bearing with him Kaileena; the enigmatic Empress of Time; and unspeakable scars from the Island of Time. But instead of the peace he longs for; he finds his kingdom ravaged by war and Kaileena the target of a brutal plot. When she is kidnapped; the Prince tracks her to the Palace – only to see her murdered by a powerful enemy. Her death unleashes the Sands of Time; which strike the Prince and threaten to destroy everything he holds dear. Cast to the streets; hunted as a fugitive; the Prince soon discovers that the Sands have tainted him; too. They have given rise to a deadly Dark Prince whose spirit gradually possesses him.
- Play and master two distinct characters: Wield the powers and weapons of two master warriors with different combat styles attitudes and histories.
- Choose your way to kill: Master the expanded Free-Form Fighting system to destroy enemies in your own style strangle enemies from afar with the deadly Daggertail or use a new stealth art to inflict surprise decapitations – the choice is yours.
- Battle freely through Babylon: Dominate enemies on the perilous rooftops dodge through chaotic streets and ambush pursuers in dark underground passageways.
- Immerse yourself in a dramatic story: Experience unparalleled depth in storytelling as you fight your way through a twisting tale filled with adrenaline tension and discovery.
- Manipulate time to surprise enemies: Execute powerful attacks against entire armies by slowing down or rewinding time or surprise them by using some all-new Sands of Time powers.
- Experience a masterful blend of gameplay: True to the Prince of Persia franchise the game provides a variety of action combat agility and story-driven puzzles – all masterfully blended into a rich gaming experience.