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[PC] [MAC] The Showdown Effect

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[PC] [MAC] The Showdown Effect

Unread postby dinopoke » 08 Feb 2013 06:23








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, without the need for third party software.

•Up to 8 player fast paced cinematic multiplayer action
•In-game, out-of-the box streaming capability to (Mac support coming soon)
•6 clichéd characters , each with unique abilities
•4 levels across two different environments
•4 different free for all and team based game modes
•Solo and team matchmaking
•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

Announcement Trailer:

28 Minute Live Stream Footage:

Developer Diary:

Beta Cliché Trailer:
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Unread postby dinopoke » 02 Mar 2013 13:09

Le Ballet of Death Trailer:

Pre-orders are currently being accepted for The Showdown Effect, allowing players to experience the magnificent mayhem for themselves. Armed artisans who pre-order the game will be granted immediate early access starting today, prior to the formal launch on March 5. A Deluxe Edition is also available, which includes extra weapon skins, costumes, character models, and even a free copy of Magicka. For more information, visit the pre-order page at
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