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Shadowrun Returns

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Description

In the world of Shadowrun magic has returned to the world. Elves, trolls, orks and dwarves walk among humans in a cyberpunk world. You are a shadowrunner, a specialist who undertakes difficult missions for people who want to keep their identities secret. Shadowrun Returns takes place in Seattle (USA) where you are trailing a mysterious killer on a chase that takes you from the slums to the halls of the most powerful megacorporations. In order to get through your mission you need to master technology and magic, while seeking aid from other runners.

Shadowrun Returns is a turn-based role-playing game with a skill based character progression system. You create your basic character and build the character based on your own needs during the game play, adding in the skills fit the most in your gamestyle. Combat is done with tactical, turn-based style, allowing you to take an advantage of your team skills as well as the surroundings of the battle. The game is played from an isometric view. The game world is created in a hand-painted style while the characters are in 3D.

Screenshots

Shadowrun Returns Windows Several characters from the Shadowrun novels appear during the game.
Shadowrun Returns Windows My character's sheet.
Shadowrun Returns Windows In the streets of Seattle.
Shadowrun Returns Windows Main Menu.

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User Reviews

A bump on the road to the expansion Windows Alex Z (1064)

The Press Says

Gamesbeat Windows Jul 26, 2013 85 out of 100 85
Eurogamer.net (UK) Windows Jul 25, 2013 8 out of 10 80
Joystiq Windows Aug 01, 2013 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Games TM Windows Jul 25, 2013 8 out of 10 80
IGN Windows Jul 25, 2013 7.3 out of 10 73
Polygon Windows Jul 25, 2013 7 out of 10 70
VideoGamer Windows Sep, 2013 14 out of 20 70
Chip Power Play Windows Aug, 2013 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Retroguiden Windows Sep 01, 2013 7 out of 10 70
Eurogamer.se Windows Sep 02, 2013 6 out of 10 60

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
Credits 6 Indra is here (19781)
Jan 09, 2014
Credits 20 Patrick Bregger (115702)
Sep 19, 2013

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