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World War Zero: Iron Storm (Windows)

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Description

It is the 1960's, and the First World War never stopped being fought. In this alternate reality, war is the only thing powering the global financial markets and warfare is one vast continent wide trench bound slogging match. The player controls a commando sent to try to break the stale-mate. He must cross the front lines and penetrate deep into enemy territory.

World War Zero: Iron Storm is an updated version of Iron Storm. It has enhanced graphics, reworked (mostly simplified) levels, and a few additional weapons, such as a flamethrower and a mini-gun. The Windows release is based on the Playstation 2 version, and retains all the omissions it has compared to the original Iron Storm: no multiplayer, no quick save feature, no optional third-person view, and many cutscenes cut out.

Screenshots

World War Zero: Iron Storm Windows The first enemies killed.
World War Zero: Iron Storm Windows The beginning of the game is spent mostly in the trenches which gives a really bad first impression.
World War Zero: Iron Storm Windows This is where we make our propaganda.
World War Zero: Iron Storm Windows Here's one of the glitches that are all over the game. I think it has something to do with its previous incarnation.

Alternate Titles

  • "World War Zero" -- UK Windows title
  • "Ironstorm: World War Zero" -- European PS2 title

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The Press Says

Deaf Gamers 2005 5 out of 10 50
Jeuxvideo.com Jan 30, 2006 9 out of 20 45
GameStar (Germany) Jan, 2006 40 out of 100 40
Meristation Dec 20, 2005 4 out of 10 40

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
Different from the Iron Storm released in 2002? 5 Depeche Mike (17196)
Feb 28, 2008

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Kabushi (119616) added World War Zero: Iron Storm (Windows) on Apr 03, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Jason Kingsley (19)