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AquaNox 2: Revelation (Windows)

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Description

It is the 27th century, and humanity has fled the surface of the Earth, plagued by radioactivity, into the depths of the ocean. William Drake is the last offspring of an old aristocratic family. After the death of his grandmother, the young man sails off on a freighter belonging to Drake Enterprises. Soon, a group of mercenaries attack his vessel and take control of it. The attackers spare William's life, but he has no other choice but to link his fate to theirs from that moment on.

Like its predecessor, AquaNox 2: Revelation is a hybrid of submarine simulation and first-person shooter. Four different gunships can be controlled and upgraded by the player throughout the course of the game. The vessels have different characteristics and often have to be chosen for particular missions, e.g. one that requires stealth or heavy plating to withstand attacks. Torpedoes and energy-based weapons can be used to combat the foes. The ship's controls can be switched between the FPS mode and the Simulation mode, in which the submarine is controlled more realistically.

Screenshots

AquaNox 2: Revelation Windows Escorting a scientist through "Crawler"-territory
AquaNox 2: Revelation Windows Fighting against "Yuppies"
AquaNox 2: Revelation Windows This freighter is your home between missions
AquaNox 2: Revelation Windows Light and shadow are nicely done in the KrassEngine (especially when animated)

Alternate Titles

  • "未来水世界2:启示" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "AquaNox 2: Откровение" -- Russian spelling

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User Reviews

An average Freespace 2 clone set underwater Adam Zwakenberg (10) 3.17 Stars3.17 Stars3.17 Stars3.17 Stars3.17 Stars

The Press Says

PC Action Nov 28, 2002 87 out of 100 87
ComputerGames.ro Aug 21, 2003 85 out of 100 85
Krawall Gaming Network Nov 30, 2002 85 out of 100 85
Gamesmania Dec 09, 2002 85 out of 100 85
GameStar (Germany) Dec, 2002 85 out of 100 85
PC Games (Germany) Dec 06, 2002 84 out of 100 84
Yiya Feb 18, 2003 B 75
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Sep 30, 2003 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Joystick (French) Sep, 2003 6 out of 10 60
GameSpy Sep 09, 2003 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Awards

  • GameStar (Germany)
    • February 13, 2003 - Best Simulation in 2002 (Reader's voting)

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fireball (13) added AquaNox 2: Revelation (Windows) on Aug 15, 2003