The player takes control of a squad of 11 characters – both humans and aliens – that make up the Chimera squad. Each character has a set of unique abilities that replace the classes from the previous games in the franchise. The game is divided into turn-based tactical battles and the management of the squad’s non-combat activities. These activities form the strategic layer of the game and allow players to change or upgrade their squad members’ equipment and send them out for investigations. The strategic layer also shows the level of unrest in each area of the city, when it goes out of control, the city is engulfed in unrest.
When the player starts a combat mission, he chooses which characters will participate in it. Each mission can have multiple combat segments. Continue reading
Serious Sam 4 (from English – “Cool Sam 4”) is a computer game in the genre of first-person shooter from the Serious Sam series of games, developed by the Croatian company Croteam. Devolver Digital was the publisher of the project. The game was officially announced on April 19, 2018, and was released on September 24, 2020.
Serious Sam 4 is a story-driven prequel to Serious Sam 3: BFE. The game takes place on Earth at the height of the war with Mental. The plot tells about the group of requisitioning of alien artifacts (GRIA), which includes protagonist Sam “Tough Sam” Stone and many characters from Serious Sam 3: BFE. The group travels to Rome in search of a priest who knows the location of the Holy Grail, an alien artifact that can turn the tide of war. Continue reading
The game is set in a 1920s alternate story universe created by Polish artist Jakub Ruzalski and popularized through the board game Scythe. The source of inspiration for the artist’s paintings is the Polish-Soviet war of 1919-1920, and the theme of the game is described as “dieselpunk mecha”. The story focuses on a conflict between three countries in Central and Eastern Europe: Polania, Rusvet and Saxony (they are based on real countries, Poland, a mixture of the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union and Germany, respectively), which takes place sometime in the 1920s. after the First World War.
Anna Kos is a young girl who lived with her father Peter in Polania, which was occupied by the Rusvet army after a truce was signed with Saxony to end a large-scale war in which her brother Janek was killed. Continue reading