Metal Fatigue (Windows)

Published by
Developed by
Released
Platform
77
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.8
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

When mankind discovered faster-than-light travel in the 23rd century, an excursion into the depth of the galaxy revealed the existence of a power-hungry alien race known as Hedoth. However, upon arrival at the aliens' homeland, humans found out that the Hedoth have mysteriously disappeared, leaving behind debris of destruction and advanced military technology. Realizing that they are alone in the universe, human corporations begin a frenzied race for dominance, using the war machines left by the aliens.

Metal Fatigue is a real-time strategy game that allows players to build and customize their massive mecha-like combat units (called "Combots" in the game) to dominate the three battlefield levels simultaneously - from orbit, to the surface, and even underground. Players can develop bases and command their forces carefully - the enemy can appear from any direction, including above and below.

Screenshots

Metal Fatigue Windows One combot deployed, another being built.
Metal Fatigue Windows This mission is quite strange in that I can only use one crew and three Combots to clear it. The limited resource can only be used to repair damaged parts.
Metal Fatigue Windows Preparing to build a combot.
Metal Fatigue Windows Tunelling to make space for new buildings and find lava sources

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


Alternate Titles

  • "金属疲劳" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Metal Conflict" -- French title

User Reviews

Wonderful idea, terrible implementation. El-ad Amir (109) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars
The over-looked classic RTS of its day Dan Yockey (6) 4.17 Stars4.17 Stars4.17 Stars4.17 Stars4.17 Stars

Critic Reviews

Freak Jul, 2000 88 out of 100 88
Gameplay (Benelux) Feb 28, 2000 87 out of 100 87
Power Play Mar, 2000 86 out of 100 86
PC Games (Germany) Mar, 2000 83 out of 100 83
games xtreme Jun 14, 2000 8.1 out of 10 81
GamePro (US) Aug 04, 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
IGN Aug 09, 2000 7.1 out of 10 71
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Jul 25, 2000 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Eurogamer.net (UK) Jul 15, 2000 7 out of 10 70
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Nov, 2000 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


El-ad Amir (109) added Metal Fatigue (Windows) on Dec 29, 2000