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  FPS/RTS hybrid Nuclear Dawn receives Update
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04/22/2014
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Haarlem, The Netherlands – 22 April 2014 – Interwave Studio’s FPS/RTS hybrid Nuclear Dawn (Linux/Mac/Windows), has received a new update on the Steam platform this weekend.

The Update highlights are:

-    Enhanced Linux support for the game to allow Linux players to play vs Mac and Windows players

-    Fixed Russian and Czech Languages not being selectable in Steam game properties.

-    Improved overall stability.

-    Various bug fixes.

-    Various Steam Workshop fixes

Read the full changelog for the 7.1 update here.

The new update is accompanied by a Weeklong Deal on Steam, so you can purchase Nuclear Dawn this week for 75% off until Monday 29 April 2014. http://store.steampowered.com/app/17710 

About Nuclear Dawn

Nuclear Dawn is the first game to offer a full FPS and RTS experience, within a single gameplay model, without crippling or diluting either side of the game.

As a soldier, explore war-torn post-apocalyptic landscapes, modelled on modern cities, and take the fight to your enemies as armoured, assault or stealth infantry, using various weapons across ten distinct load-outs to accomplish your objectives. The first person shooter action in Nuclear Dawn is hard, fast and unforgiving, with weapons that rely on skill and tactics more than on twitch reflexes and map memorization.

Then, take Nuclear Dawn above the action, and play as the commander. Organize your fellow players in squads, and assign them to tactical objectives. Plan the resource routes for your army, and production of your structures for forward deployment. Exploit the terrain and resource point locations to block your enemies’ advance, and crush their plans in an iron fist. Research and implement new technologies to give your soldiers the edge on the battlefield, and set up forward bases to lead the assault on your enemies, with a full complement of defensive and offensive structures to choose from, to build your perfect fortress.

Key Features

•    Two factions: The Empire and the Consortium have completely separate base-building paradigms.

•    RTS commander: Produce structures, research advanced technologies, unleash devastating strikes on the enemy, and lead your team to victory as a RTS commander.

•    Four classes: Each faction has four classes with various kit load outs, totalling over three dozen weapons.

•    Squad up: Squad-based 32 player full warfare battle mode.

•    Six maps: Travel across the largest, most detailed maps built in Source multiplayer to date.

•    Advanced Weaponry: As a commander, judiciously dispense healing to your troops, and death to their enemies, by managing your advanced abilities.

•    Stats and Unlocks: 60 ranks, 12 unlocks for each weapon, achievements, gizmos and more.

•    SDK: Nuclear Dawn Software Development Kit will be available for the community to be able to create custom maps, etc.

•    Source Powered: Based on the L4D2 engine and modified to bring you the ultimate online battle experience.

•    Steam Powered: Available for both Mac and PC through Steamplay with Steam Cloud support.

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