Neocron (PC, CD-ROM) CDV Software - 2002 USA, Canada Release
|Category(s)||Entertainment, Online, Online Role Playing|
|Country of Origin||United States of America|
Description from the packaging.
You'll Never Die Alone!
Dive into a new, interactive game dimension.
Enter the 28th century, enter Neocron. This empire of disorder is divided into the unexplored wastelands and a vibrant metropolis.
Here you will simultaneously fight alongside thousands of other online players against horrible monsters and dreadful mutants for power and a lot of money. Live your life the way you like it: be a PSI-Monk, GenTank, Private Eye or Spy.
In order to survive the jungle of crime and corruption, you will have to increase your powers. A nearly unlimited weapons arsenal and communication with other players will help you. Form alliances, but do it carefully, for intrigue and espionage await you.
Live your exciting life without regret in a dynamically changing world: Neocron!
4 Weeks of Free Play!
Register on or before February 12, 2003 and receive an additional 2 weeks of free play (total six weeks)!
Valid Credit Card Required. Internet connection required. Players are responsible for all applicable Internet fees. The responsibility for running the online server lies with Reakktor.
- Epic real-time sci-fi/cyberpunk MMORPG; thousands of users can play at the same time.
- Combines MMORPG and first-person-shooter technology in an exciting first-person combat view. Accuracy increases as your stats increase.
- State-of-the-art 3D engine with mirror and lighting effects.
- Various districts and unexplored wastelands, a total of more than 250 different maps.
- Countless design options for player avatars using the Character Outfitter.
- A practically unlimited number of weapon systems created through combinations and extensions.
- Internal news and messaging system.
- Players experience the game from a first or third person perspective.
- NavRay System points the way to the right places and saves the player from having to search too long.
- Balance of Power (BoP) engine lets players transform their actions into share values for their factions and clans.
- Game within a game: Players can face each other in deathmatch arenas (holomatches)- without losing skills or energy for the actual game.
- Players can trade in shares, items and real estate to become real business tycoons.
- Equally ideal for playing in teams, clans or solo.
- Constant updates with new maps, models, items and missions.
"Manages to achieve what no other game has yet managed: it's gritty, action heavy and paints a vibrant future shocked world." - PC Gamer
"The game seems to have a tight grasp on blending action with interesting RPG elements." - IGN PC
"Its first-person, action-oriented combat seems to be a good change of pace from the sometimes repetitious back-and-forth fighting found in most other online RPGs." - GameSpot
"Neocron represents a change in style of MMORPGs, and could easily bring a fresh new audience grabbed from the shooter genre into the RPG universe." - RPGamer