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Platform(s): Arcade, Game Boy Advance, GameCube, Nintendo DS, PC, PSOne, PSP, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox, Xbox 360
Genre: Action

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'Devastation' Goes Gold In Europe

by Patrick on April 11, 2003 @ 12:54 a.m. PDT

If you want to find out more, visit the european Devastation portal. The portal takes you to the different localised websites where you can read a large batch of previews, view a few gameplay mini-movies or check out tons of amazing screenshots. There is also a group of concept art sketches, and a large feature on one of the major characters in the game, Eve McAllister. If you have questions the DevastationGame.com forums are the place to be, with a new FAQ available and a friendly community that will answer any other questions you might have.

On a future devastated Earth, powerful, corrupt corporations control remaining technology and rule what's left of society. Pacification Squads, a brutal private police force, maintain order for the corporate syndicate. The only hope for freedom is a small group of Resistance fighters made up of gang leaders, mercenaries and ex-military operatives. As the Resistance leader you must assemble your army and travel the globe, restoring peace and sanity in a very dangerous world.

Highlights:

  • Next-generation UnrealĀ® Engine coupled with the MathEngine Karma(tm) physics system provides dramatic visuals, ultra-realistic object physics, rag-doll deaths, and user-friendly mod tools.
  • Hollywood-style explosions and in-your-face special effects showcase awesome particle physics including explosive headshots, flowing water and blood, amazing weapons effects and realistic fire created by the amazing "OFX" VisualFX system with full hardware T & L support.
  • Tons of physics-enable objects can be used, destroyed or manipulated-set traps with the garbage in the streets, use a broken bottle to slash your way to victory or toss a chair down the hall to distract a guard.
  • More than 30 unique weapons, including machine guns, swords, handguns, sniper weapons and incredible Rat Drones that allow players to "become the weapon".
  • Objective-based, storyline focused single player campaign, incorporating special skills like stealth, surveillance, hacking into security systems, sniping, and brute force.
  • 32 massive, photorealistic levels based off real-world textures, including 20 single player and 12 multiplayer maps, set in four stunning environments.
  • All the favorite online multiplayer standards, including Capture the Flag, Deathmatch and Team Deathmatch, including an exciting new style of multiplayer gaming: Territories.
  • Powerful, easy-to-use editor with more than 4,000 prefabs and tons of physics-enabled objects.


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