Numen: Contest of Heroes is an action RPG for the PC. The game lets the player choose from one of nine mighty warriors and undertake an adventure in ancient Greece. The player can customize their character and choose their specialization, as well as their patron deity.
Once the character has been created, the player can venture out on a number of different missions to defeat monsters and explore the unknown. As they defeat enemies, experience is gained which can be allocated to a wide range of skills and abilities. Treasure found can be used to purchase new weapons and armor. Contest of Heroes has over 80 spells and abilities that can be mastered, and a large number of sidequests that enhance the main storyline.