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Red Orchestra 2 free on Steam this weekend

Friday, 5th April 2013 06:32 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad is by the guy who said that Call of Duty is ruining a generation of shooter players. If you’ve been raised on a diet of Activision’s offerings, you may not want to participate in the free Steam weekend for Red Orchestra 2, actually, because it’s unrelentingly unforgiving; hugely focused on realism and teamwork; and has a learning curve so steep you’ll probably tip over backwards a few times on the way up – as opposed to Call of Duty’s fun-from-the-get-go approach. However, if you master it, you can proudly call yourself a skilled gamer indeed, so get out there, kids, and remember to keep your head d- oh, never mind, you’ve got another one. If you like what you see, it’s on sale for $3, which is shamefully cheap.

Thanks, Destructoid.

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4 Comments

  1. Brenna Hillier

    I got this for Pat for Christmas one year. I think he played about 20 minutes before chucking a tanty and giving me a pay cut. If you ask him nicely he might try again this week.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. DuckNation

    To me a “skilled gamer” is one that is generally good at all types of games and not just based off one type of genre

    #2 2 years ago
  3. A2ra3l

    OR you can get it here http://www.humblebundle.com/weekly in the newest humble weekly sale for as little as $1 with Red Orchestra 1 or for $2.90 with Killing Floor Gold Edition that has 11 of the 13 dlcs included in it, massive deal if you like it

    #3 2 years ago
  4. powerbuoy

    How is this compared to ArmA? Recently been getting into ArmA3 and I love it.

    #4 2 years ago

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