Namco Bandai has announced that Knights Contract for the XBox360 and Playstation 3 has gone gold. Â Set in the 17th century, Knights Contract is an action-adventure game that will have players exploring a beautifully recreated medieval Europe amidst the lore of witches and magic. In Knights Contract, take a journey through a world of swordsmen and magic where witches have been hunted and brutally exterminated. The gameÂ follows the twisted tale of Heinrich, an immortal executioner, and Gretchen,Â a resurrected witch. Once the victim of Heinrichâ€™s blade, GretchenÂ now has him under contract to fight alongside her and the twoÂ must work together to rid the land of the malicious enemies whoÂ have cursed its people. Armed with Heinrichâ€™s razor-sharp scythe and Gretchenâ€™s explosive witchcraft, players must utilize these tools to return civility to the land. As players succeed in their journey, they can deal tremendous damage onto their tormentors with fluid, fast-paced combinations and unleash gruesome finishers by coordinating the efforts of Heinrich and Gretchen. As the immortal executioner, players must protect Gretchen against hideous creatures and unspeakable evil as her magical prowess and mortality are the key to the duoâ€™s survival. Knights Contract is set to be released on February 22, 2011. Â Take a look at this gameplay video from Knights Contract and tell us what you think.