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“Going Underground, Where The Soviets Play And The Mutants Start To Pound” – Metro 2033 Review

METRO 2033 (2010) – 4A GAMES

In their final days before bankruptcy, THQ were giving away free codes for this game
In their final days before bankruptcy, THQ were giving away free codes for this game

First person shooters are ten to a penny these days, so in order to standout each one has to have its own little quirks: Battlefield has destructible environments, Halo has space combat and Call Of Duty has dogs – you get the picture. Metro 2033 took a different approach and crafted an FPS around a book, written by Dmitry Glukhovsky in 2005. The result is a shooter with more atmosphere and a deeper involvement in plot than most other titles on the market, albeit one crippled by its gameplay mechanics. Continue reading “Going Underground, Where The Soviets Play And The Mutants Start To Pound” – Metro 2033 Review