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Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter is a remake of Serious Sam: The First Encounter. The entire game starting from the story over the levels with their secrets, monsters, weapons and power-ups remain entirely the same as in the original game but everything has been graphically enhanced through the use of the Serious Engine 3.

The player still takes on the role of Serious "Sam" Stone in a traditional first-person-shooter-style. Sam is send back in time to prevent the destruction of mankind in the 21st Century by an alien known as Mental. But ancient Egypt isn't as we were told. Instead hundreds and hundreds of Mental's minions including the now famous Beheaded Bomber, several kinds of Bio-Mechanoids and Lava Golems lurk around the pyramids and ancient cities or get teleported there once Sam enters a certain area or triggers a script in the linear levels. To deal with these enemies, Sam has ten weapons at his disposable ranging from his trusty revolvers with unlimited ammo over a chain-gun to the all-powerful "SeriousBomb?"-Cannon.

As opposed to the original game, Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter in it's original released version only features a coop-mode for up to 16 players both over LAN and WAN and no deathmatch modes, which was later implemented by a major update through Steam. The Xbox 360 version does not support offline multiplayer game modes.

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Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter Windows Damn, now've to get wet to get to the good stuff.
Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter Windows I guess there's a fight ahead if so much ammunition is laying around.
Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter Windows Main Menu
Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter Windows Oh no, more toads!

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Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter Screenshot
Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter Screenshot
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Alternate Titles

  • "Крутой Сэм HD: Первая кровь" -- Russian spelling

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Gaming Nexus Windows Dec 22, 2009 A 100
Armchair Empire, The Windows Dec 08, 2009 8 out of 10 80
IGN Windows Dec 02, 2009 7.5 out of 10 75
1UP Windows Nov 30, 2009 B 75
videogamer.com Windows Nov 25, 2009 7 out of 10 70
Total PC Gaming Windows Dec, 2009 6.3 out of 10 63
Boomtown Xbox 360 Jan 25, 2010 6 out of 10 60
4Players.de Xbox 360 Dec 10, 2009 60 out of 100 60
Thunderbolt Games Xbox 360 Jan 28, 2010 6 out of 10 60
GameStar (Germany) Windows Nov 26, 2009 60 out of 100 60

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