Work together to survive the devastating Dinosaur horde in huge, endless environments.
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Mixed (419 reviews) - 51% of the 419 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Mostly Positive (27,780 reviews) - 75% of the 27,780 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Apr 15, 2013

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August 16

Lobbies = Fixed

There was an issue reported on the Steam back end that affected a few other games including our own. They were able to address it immediately (thanks Steam!) and if you have any more issues feel free to post here or contact us directly and we will do our best to address it as fast as possible.
connect@trek-industries.com

http://store.steampowered.com/app/104900

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August 10

F2P Is Live!

ORION: Prelude is Free-2-Play!
Dinosaurs, Jetpacks & Mechs
PvP, Co-Op,& Dueling
https://youtu.be/2Uu0C359l9Y
http://store.steampowered.com/app/104900

All we want now is for you and all your friends to have as much fun as possible. No pay walls, no pay 2 win, no ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥t no gimmicks. The whole game for free as was + brand new Year 4 Update content.

Our new game, The ORION Project will also convert to a Free-2-Play model on August 25, 2016 to celebrate the game series 16th birthday. You can learn more about The ORION Project here:
http://store.steampowered.com/app/407840/

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Reviews

“An instant classic.”
Steam Review

“Best transformation of a game I've ever seen.”
Steam Review

“I am completely addicted.”
Steam Review

About This Game

'ORION: Prelude' is an indie Sci-Fi shooter (FPS/TPS) that seamlessly blends together incredible visuals and addictive combat. It puts you and your friends together into intense, cinematic battles using some of the most incredible weaponry and amazing vehicles in which you must work or compete against one another to accomplish mission objectives, explore giant worlds and survive the devastating Dinosaur Horde.

In addition to the return of the adventurous, survival-based cooperative gameplay and retro-inspired Arena Combat, 'ORION: Prelude' features massive, Open World Cooperative and PvPvE.

*Previous version names include ORION: Dino Beatdown (2012) and ORION: Dino Horde (2013).



Supporting up to a variety of game modes, including:
  • Survival (Objective)
  • Slaughter (Duration)
  • Rampage (Playable Dinosaurs)
  • Prehistoric (Custom Variable)


Supporting up to 10 players and offering 2 game modes:
  • Conquest (Cooperative - 5 Players)
  • Vital (PvPvE - 10 Players)


Supporting up to 10 players and offering 3 cooperative game modes:
  • Free-For-All (Deathmatch)
  • Elimination (Stealth)
  • King of the Hill (Territory)
  • Gun Game (Ladder Climb)
  • Instagib (Twitch Reflex)
  • Vital (Open World)


Supporting up to 10 players and offering 3 unique game modes:
  • 1v1 Duel (4 Playlers - Tournament)
  • FFA Duel (4 Players - FFA)
  • Team Duel (5v5)

Key Features:

  • Open World Gameplay
  • Cooperative & Competitive Gameplay
  • Dueling & Melee Combat Gameplay
  • 1st Person / 3rd Person Hybrid Gameplay
  • 15 Game Modes
  • 50+ Weapons & Gear
  • 30 Augmentations (Mutators)
  • 20+ Multiplayer Maps
  • 7 Vehicles
  • Full Weather System
  • Persistence & Player Progression (150 Levels)
  • Class-Based Gameplay & Player Loadouts
  • Statistics & Leaderboards
  • Lobbies, Matchmaking & Server Browser
  • Player Store (Cosmetics)
  • Rewards & Unlockables
  • Real-time Dynamic Day/Night Cycles
  • 10 Dinosaurs (All Playable)
  • 250+ Steam Achievements
  • 12 Steam Trading Cards
  • Steam Big Picture Mode Support
  • Bots & Offline Play
  • Tutorial System
  • SDK & Steam Workshop (Custom Maps)

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS:Windows Vista SP2 32-Bit
    • Processor:AMD Athlon X2 2.8GHZ / Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHZ
    • Memory:3 GB RAM
    • Graphics:256 MB Graphics Memory (SM3)
    • DirectX®:9.0c
    • Hard Drive:8 GB HD space
    • Sound:DirectX 9 Compatible
    Recommended:
    • OS:Win 7 / Win 8 (64-Bit)
    • Processor:AMD 4-Core / Intel 4-Core
    • Memory:4 GB RAM
    • Graphics:512 MB Graphics Memory (SM 3)
    • DirectX®:9.0c
    • Hard Drive:8 GB HD space
    • Sound:DirectX 9 Compatible
    • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
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Mixed (419 reviews)
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IMadeYouReadThis
0.8 hrs
Posted: September 25
When you paid $0.99 And Now It's free...
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Peepster McGraw
7.5 hrs
Posted: September 25
Please don't remove this negative review. I am but a wee boy.
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Praxzz
3.0 hrs
Posted: September 25
I got ripped off, I spent 1 dollar to buy it, now it's free.
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INTEL MANG
0.9 hrs
Posted: September 25
> starts game
> ((wow the graphics are great))
> no tutorial or hints
> finally figures out how to play
> starts private game with AI teammates
> is having fun for 3 minutes
> realizes game is extremely unbalanced and literally nothing is fair
> tries to give the game some growing room, hoping i'll learn to love it
> gets a vehicle
> pauses game to ♥♥♥♥
> unpauses
> vehicle blows up and my entire team is dead

-10/10 would play again
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myPajamaPants
7.7 hrs
Posted: September 25
It borrows a lot of elements from other games but as a casual game it is very easy to pick up, and very easy to set down.
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Tanuto
0.3 hrs
Posted: September 25
Paid for the 4 pack because I'm an idiot and it goes f2p. I wasted $4.

The game is pretty bland.
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Jesushatesteve
10.0 hrs
Posted: September 25
Paying for a game that becomes f2p? its like guild wars 2 all over again. I'M HAVING FLASHBACKS
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lukenuggetballs
0.5 hrs
Posted: September 25
I BOUGHT THIS AGES AGO ABSOLUTE ♥♥♥♥ I WAS TOLD IT HAD LIGHTSABERS AND ♥♥♥♥ IN ITS OLD BIO FALSE ADVERTISING MUTCH
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5.4 hrs on record
Posted: September 9
would rather buy winrar
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7 of 7 people (100%) found this review helpful
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Not Recommended
6.0 hrs on record
Posted: September 25
Got about lots of copies to gift to friends because I was enjoying the game, but then the lack of proper polishing prevented me from gifting those copies that used to cost like 10 dollars each, because I didn't want to look like an idiot who would gift copies of poorly done games. My friends didn't diserve that.
Now it's gone f2p and I'm stuck with those copies for eternity in my inventory as shame badges.
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45 of 79 people (57%) found this review helpful
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Not Recommended
0.5 hrs on record
Posted: September 10
when you paid for the game
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7 of 8 people (88%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Recommended
2.8 hrs on record
Posted: September 4
Was a good Game to troll your friends with by just gifting it to them....
Aaah the good ol' times...

11/10 would spend 15€ again!
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8 of 10 people (80%) found this review helpful
7 people found this review funny
Recommended
4.5 hrs on record
Posted: September 21
WTF ?! Why its Free ? give my 0.49$ back I want my csgo skins back
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19 of 33 people (58%) found this review helpful
15 people found this review funny
Recommended
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: September 6
i bought this and now it's free to play!!!??
i just waste my $1 for this










but the gameplay is good
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
2.8 hrs on record
Posted: September 25
Still a better lovestory than twilight
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Not Recommended
31.6 hrs on record
Posted: September 25
This is how I feel wasting 30 hours on this game.

https://youtu.be/jYmn3Gwn3oI
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