FIRST 10 MINUTES | X360, PS3, PC Sunday, April 28, 2013 | 9:40 PM

Our PC videos of Mars: War Logs

Our PC videos of Mars: War Logs

Mars: War Logs was released a few days ago and after five hours playing the game, we must say the game's old school flavor has managed to enrapture us. This action-RPG is indeed very atmospheric, with the first hours reminding a bit of Escape from Butcher Bay, and although it is not perfect from a technical standpoint, it has a lot to offer for a downloadable game. Considering the game's price, it'd be foolish not to give it a go on PC. As for console players, you know have something to look forward to. Check out our videos inside and enjoy our 1080p/60fps footage. Also, feel free to ask us questions if you want to know more about it.

Key features of the game

- Around 20 hours of gameplay in the core story with lots of side quests.

- Multiple endings. The choice you'll have to make at the end of chapter 2 will completely modify the story.

- Dynamic combat system where your tactical skill and reflexes will be tested to the max (the opposite of Of Orcs and Men's system).

- A high level of character specialization using different skill trees and an excellent crafting system allowing players to customize their character and make their own equipment that suits their playstyle.

- Your attitude in the dialog screens, along with your choices and decisions, will influence your adventure.

Introduction - Part 1
Introduction - Part 2
First 10 minutes - Part 1
First 10 minutes - Part 2
Gameplay

All comments

Commented on 2013-04-28 22:15:18
I've been having a surprisingly good time with this, and it's definitely pretty long for a downloadable game. Needed a game to give me those Riddick feels, just this time it's in the form of a 3rd person action-RPG.
Commented on 2013-04-29 00:25:33
When is this coming for the consoles?
Commented on 2013-04-29 00:38:34 In reply to Moonwalker
Like I said the other day, last time I heard it was delayed until this fall. I'll try to have some info if possible.
Commented on 2013-04-29 00:50:14
Ok thanks man.
Commented on 2013-04-29 09:28:37
I am 8 hours in, best spent 16 bucks in a year :)
This game is great for it's budget and price, but don't expect AAA. It's not one, Yet it's gameplay-wise hard (in a good way), Maybe story doesn't seem that original but I don't think I have progressed very far. The setting is rather interesting and it has large RPG tree and nice crafting system.

You get a great package of fun a very friendly price.

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