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Omerta: City of Gangsters

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Description

Omerta: City of Gangsters is a strategy game that takes place in Atlantic City during the 1920's, a time of prohibition, speakeasies, and gangsters. The player plays as a newly arrived immigrant to Atlantic City from a small village in Sicily, starting from the bottom and working his way up through the many echelons the Atlantic City Mafia has.

In the game, players attempt to become as powerful as possible within the Mafia. In order to do this, players can purchase many different types of establishments ranging from apartment complexes to speakeasies that not only increase income, but increase your hold on the city. As the game progresses, the ability to recruit your own little gang available. With this option open, players can attack other neighboring Godfathers and gangs to further increase the amount of territory you command. These battles is where the game becomes turn-based with light role-playing elements. Characters have individual characteristics and a custom load-out can be equipped. Different attack modes can be chosen and there is a cover system. The game offers co-op and multiplayer games as well as a sandbox mode, where you are free to explore and interact with the world on your own, opening the game up for much more gameplay.

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Omerta: City of Gangsters Windows Main menu. Jazz music plays on from here.
Omerta: City of Gangsters Windows Character creation. Don't want a dumb mobster.
Omerta: City of Gangsters Windows Available achievements.
Omerta: City of Gangsters Windows First mission briefing.

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The Press Says

PC Gamer Windows Jan 31, 2013 78 out of 100 78
InsideGamer Xbox 360 Feb 01, 2013 7 out of 10 70
XGN Xbox 360 Feb 01, 2013 6 out of 10 60
GameStar (Germany) Windows Jan 31, 2013 59 out of 100 59
Destructoid Windows Jan 31, 2013 5 out of 10 50
Gamereactor (Sweden) Xbox 360 Feb 11, 2013 5 out of 10 50
Gaming Age Xbox 360 Apr 09, 2013 C- 42
Worth Playing Xbox 360 Apr 20, 2013 4 out of 10 40
Official Xbox Magazine (UK) Xbox 360 Feb 01, 2013 4 out of 10 40
Console Monster Xbox 360 Mar 19, 2013 20 out of 100 20

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