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In the sequel to the dark isometric action / strategy game Syndicate, you control either Eurocorp Syndicate or Church of the New Epoch. These two sinister forces are battling for world domination. You must help them dominate the world across 60 violent missions spread through 30 cities - you receive e-mails containing the mission plans.

After selecting a squad of four men from your roster, you direct them through the rotatable 3D city views, shooting foes as the situation dictates. Nuclear grenades and psycho gas are among the new weapons. Tubes, a monorail system and unimpeded Antigrav vehicles give a futuristic feel to travel. In the PC version, 8-player battles over modem and network are available.


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User Reviews

A fine sequel DOS Evil-Jim (151)
A wonderful game of mass mayhem, blowing up buildings, destroying whole cities and very clever puzzels, absolutely great! DOS DarkTalon (132)
A great, wonderful, amazing game. DOS Tomer Gabel (4351)
Fantastic CyberPunk style urban-combat game DOS Xeper La'Ark (3)

Critic Reviews

PC Zone DOS Aug 13, 2001 9.5 out of 10 95
PC Games DOS Dec, 1996 A- 91
PC Player (Denmark) DOS 1997 90 out of 100 90
Privat Computer PC DOS 1996 88 out of 100 88
Gamezilla DOS 1996 86 out of 100 86
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Feb, 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Mega Fun PlayStation Jun, 1997 80 out of 100 80
Video Games PlayStation Jun, 1997 79 out of 100 79
PC Joker DOS Sep, 1996 70 out of 100 70
High Score DOS Dec, 1996 3 out of 5 60


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1001 Video Games

Syndicate Wars appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

German version

In the German version, all blood and the civilian's cries of fear were removed.

Prime number

On the CD is a file MISC\PRIME1.TXT which is ~260KB. It starts with: "The Largest Known Prime, 2^859433-1 (258716 decimal digits) = 129498125604[...]". This was the largest prime number at that time. The largest prime number found in 2008 is 50 times longer, so this file would have been around 13MB!


Some vehicles (such as the car and the truck) are based on the designs of Hi-Octane, a little known racer also released by Bullfrog a year before.

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