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Apocalyptica (Windows)

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Description

The forces of good and evil collide in this third-person gothic science fiction shooter.

The single-player mode lets players select one of 16 characters and lead a team of holy avengers against the forces of Neo-Satan. Characters are skill rated and armed with guns, swords, and spells. Although the teammates and opponents are bots, each of the 18 levels is an objective based mission typical of multiplayer FPS games (rescue hostages, deliver packages, etc...). The player and bots re-spawn an unlimited number of times until the level objective is completed or failed. The forces of evil usually have a numerical advantage including a team of character type bots (comparable to the player's team) and an additional horde of mindless minions.

Because the campaign is essentially a bot filled multiplayer game, the multiplayer is virtually identical to the single player game except with human opponents and the opportunity to play as the evil characters.

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Apocalyptica Windows Selecting an Evil avatar for a multiplayer game.
Apocalyptica Windows The opening movie introduces you to the forces of Good...
Apocalyptica Windows The title page.
Apocalyptica Windows Objectives (left side) usually have a time limit (top).

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The Press Says

PC Zone Benelux Dec, 2003 76 out of 100 76
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Dec, 2003 75 out of 100 75
Game Captain Nov 14, 2003 71 out of 100 71
Looki Oct 24, 2003 70 out of 100 70
Shooterplanet Dec 10, 2007 68 out of 100 68
Gamesmania Nov 24, 2003 59 out of 100 59
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 2003 59 out of 100 59
Joystick (French) Nov, 2003 5 out of 10 50
PC Zone Dec 27, 2003 5 out of 10 50
Eurogamer.net (UK) Nov 24, 2003 3 out of 10 30

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ClydeFrog (10071) added Apocalyptica (Windows) on Jul 28, 2004