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Marathon 2: Durandal

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"somewhere in the heavens... they are waiting"Seventeen years have passed since you saved humanity from the Pfhor... Durandal, the only surviving artificial intelligence from the UESC Marathon, has kept you in statis all this time. Once more, you are called on to save humanity. Leading a rag-tag band of humans and guided by an insane AI, you are the last hope to stave off the Pfhor invasion.Welcome to Marathon 2: Durandal, the second in the epic trilogy of first person shooter games that re-defined the genre. Experience the pulse-pounding action as you once again defend humanity from the alien Pfhor.====="Move fast, seize the initiative, wield superior firepower, dive into the melee, anticipate enemy movements, slaughter the defenseless, endure." ~Marathon Manual=====FEATURES- 28 levels divided into nine chapters- missions include exploration, puzzles and extermination- smooth game play experience- "Carnage is as easy as point and shoot." ~Marathon Manual- 8 unique weapons including: .45 Magnum Mega Class Pistol WSTE-M5 Combat Shotgun M.75 Assault Rifle/Grenade Launcher Zeus Class Fusion Pistol TOZT-7 flamethrower ... and the devastating SPNKR-X17 rocket launcher** NOTE: Invert aim is available through the Settings app, under "Durandal"====="Being naked in space stinks. Lucky for you, Mr. Security officer, you are dressed in active military uniform, complete with a Cyberhead helmet. Your Cyberhead device is your interface to your surrounding environment." ~Marathon Manual=====STORY- battle against the aggressive Pfhor- play the role of the cyborg security officer- uncover the surprising secrets of the Pfhor and their allies====="Carnage is as easy as point and shoot. Different weapons are characterized with different dynamics. It is unwise, for example, to use the rocket launcher in close combat." ~Marathon Manual=====Visit us at http://www.marathon4ios.comFollow us on twitter http://www.twitter.com/blezekSource code for this app is licensed under the GNU General Public License v2 (http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html) and is available upon request (see http://www.marathon4ios.com for details).
Release Date: September 5, 1996

Latest Reviews

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Game Boyz 07/11/04 Review n/a
GameSpot 09/06/96 Review 8.2 out of 10
Computer Games Mag 01/01/99 Review 3.5 out of 5
Game Revolution 12/16/02 Review B
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