The Showdown Effect

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The Showdown Effect is a 2.5D multiplayer action game inspired by 80’s and 90’s action movies. Champions from throughout time fight to death for fun, for glory and for awesome.

The Showdown Effect recreates the outrageous combat found in classic action movies and then takes it one step further. Use weaponry pulled straight from the silver screen's unparalleled arsenal : shotguns, baseball bats, assault rifles, umbrellas, grenades, katanas, rocket launchers and more.

No explosion is too loud and no bullet dodge is impossible. Impale your friend with a broomstick and tell them to “Stick around” as you jetpack off to the next enemy.

The Showdown Effect also uses integrated streaming technology to live stream directly to Twitch.tv, without the need for third party software.

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Release Date: 10/05/2016
The Showdown Effect is a 2.5D multiplayer action game inspired by 80’s and 90’s action movies. Champions from throughout time fight to death for fun, for glory and for awesome.

The Showdown Effect recreates the outrageous combat found in classic action movies and then takes it one step further. Use weaponry pulled straight from the silver screen's unparalleled arsenal : shotguns, baseball bats, assault rifles, umbrellas, grenades, katanas, rocket launchers and more.

No explosion is too loud and no bullet dodge is impossible. Impale your friend with a broomstick and tell them to “Stick around” as you jetpack off to the next enemy.

The Showdown Effect also uses integrated streaming technology to live stream directly to Twitch.tv, without the need for third party software.

Features

  • Up to 8 player fast paced, cinematic, multiplayer action
  • In-game, out-of-the box streaming capability to Twitch.tv
  • 8 clichéd characters , each with unique abilities
  • 6 levels across three different environments
  • 4 different free for all and team based game modes
  • Solo matchmaking using ELO rating system
  • Custom rules sets to create your own game modes – Pistols only!
  • Progressive rewards and unlocks for character and weapon customization
  • Experience the most over-the-top action sequences from your favorite movies across different environments
  • Numerous heroes, dozens of weapons, hundreds of moves - infinite fun

  • System Requirements

    Requires a Steam account

    PC System Requirements
    Minimum:

    OS: Windows Vista / Windows 7
    Processor: 2.4 GHz Dual Core
    Memory: 4 GB RAM
    Graphics: 512 MB NVIDIA GeForce 9800 / ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT
    Hard Drive: 2 GB HD space
    Sound: DirectX® Compatible
    Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection

    Recommended:

    OS: Windows Vista / Windows 7
    Processor: 2.4 GHz Quad Core
    Memory: 4 GB RAM
    Graphics: 1 GB NVIDIA 460 / AMD Radeon 5870
    Hard Drive: 2 GB HD space
    Sound: DirectX® Compatible
    Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection

    Mac System Requirements
    Minimum:

    OS: Mac OSX 10.7 or later
    Processor: 2.4 GHz Dual Core
    Memory: 4 GB RAM
    Graphics: 512 MB NVIDIA GeForce 9800 / ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT
    Hard Drive: 2 GB HD space
    Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection

    Recommended:
    OS: OSX 10.7 or later
    Processor: 2.4 GHz Dual Core
    Memory: 4 GB RAM
    Graphics: 1 GB NVIDIA 460 / AMD Radeon 5870
    Hard Drive: 2 GB HD space
    Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection


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    Pegi Rating:

    Suitable for people aged 18 and over.

    Genre

    Action/Adventure

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    SKU:

    572699-product

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