BLADESTORM: Nightmare is based on a story line of the Hundred Years War, a major conflict that swept
Medieval Europe. Players get the chance to control mercenary armies that fight for either England or France. The
battles provide a high degree of challenge
when it comes to tactics and strategy. Entire armies must be properly positioned and moved in order to successfully advanced through battles and earn victories. Swords, shields, crossbows and clubs make up the traditional arsenal in BLADESTORM: Nightmare. Horse riding knights in armor are also featured in this game. Some of the opponents include giant monsters that must be defeated during various sieges and other long campaigns which require plenty of patience from players.