Starting from today, BATTALION: Legacy, a WW2 first-person multiplayer shooter is free to download on Steam.
MESSAGE FROM THE DEVS:
“This release marks the closing of a chapter and final major update for Battalion. We want to thank every single player that has enjoyed and experienced our old school, back to its roots shooter over the last few years and hope you get to share in that experience once more.”
Thank you for the memories, we’ll see you in the trenches!
ABOUT THE GAME:
Nations at War – The Eastern Front & British Forces
In addition to US and German forces, you can now take on the fight on the Eastern Front as the Soviet Union. Wield a wide variety of period specific weaponry, from precision bolt action rifles to swift sub-machine guns.
Classic Down The Barrel Experience
BATTALION: Legacy recaptures the core of classic shooter gunplay with epic bolt action rifle gameplay.
Classic Search & Destroy Game-Mode
A 5v5 Attack/Defend scenario in which the first team to win 8 rounds goes home victorious. Perfect your tactics, sprint timings, and when to aim down sights in this highly competitive game mode. Every life matters and every round counts.
Team Deathmatch & Rifles Only
You, your rifle, and a target looking to do everything within their power to stop you. Do you have what it takes to end them first?
Over 30 Weapons
A full arsenal of over 30 weapons to choose from.
Dedicated Servers & Hosting
With dedicated servers freely available, anyone can host their own BATTALION: Legacy servers.
Battalion: Legacy has Mixed reviews on Steam. This PC game is now permanently free on Steam.
HOW TO GET THIS PC GAME FOR FREE:
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Looking at some of the reviews it looks like the publisher/developer is just washing their hands of the game. It’s stated that they stripped a bunch of features back with the last update and then just went F2P with no further dev support.