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Devastation - Features & Screens

by Rainier on May 27, 2002 @ 12:37 p.m. PDT

Devastation is a new team-based first-person shooter (FPS) built on a heavily modified next-generation Unreal® Engine. Set on a post-apocalyptic Earth, Devastation pits teams of rebelling gang leaders, street fighters, mercenaries, and ex-military operatives together against armies of corrupt, high-tech corporate police in a battle to win control of a devastated world. Njoy!

Devastation is a high-action, teamplay-oriented first-person shooter powered by a heavily modified, next generation Unreal Engine tech. Set on post-apocalyptic Earth, Devastation pits teams of rebelling street fighters, gang leaders, mercenaties, and ex-military operatives against overwhelming armies of high-tech corporate troopers. Survival, and ultimate dominance, are all that matter in this devastated world.

Features :

  • Hollywood Style Explosions and in-your-face special effect showcase awesome particle physics including explosive headshots, flowing water and blood, amazing weapon effects and realistic fire created by the amazing "OFX" VisualFX system with full hardware T&L support
  • Incredible next generation AI that gives enemies and NPC's micro-behaviors and heightened awareness, while teammates provide intelligent cooperation and assitance, they almost seem too real.
  • Completely interactive environment with real world physics; everything can be used, destroyed or manipulated. Set traps with the garbage in the streets, or use a broken bottle to slash your way to victory.
  • 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 single player campaign, incorporating special skills like stealth, surveillance, hacking into security systems, sniping and brute force.
  • 32 massive, photorealistic levels based on real-world textures, including 20 single player and 12 multiplayer maps, set in 4 stunning environments in the United States and Asia.
  • All the favorite multiplayer standards, including traditional head to head and cooperative games, with both Arcade and Simulation settings. Something for everyone, including an exciting new style of multiplayer gaming.
  • Superior sound, from the ability to use noise to distract enemies or alert team mates, to the cutting edge soundtrack by Messy, the techno rebirth of members of Love&Rockets
  • Next generation Unreal Engine coupled with a real-world physics system provides dramatic visuals, ultra realistic object physics, rad-doll deaths, and userfriendly mod tools

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