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Omerta - City of Gangsters is a simulation game with tactical turn-based combat. Taking the role of a fresh-from-the-boat immigrant, with dreams of the big life, the player will work his way up the criminal hierarchy of 1920’s Atlantic City.
Release Date: Jan 31, 2013
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$19.99

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Packages that include this game

Buy Omerta - City of Gangsters - GOLD EDITION

Includes 6 items: Omerta - City of Gangsters, Omerta - City of Gangsters - The Con Artist DLC, Omerta - City of Gangsters - Damsel in Distress DLC, Omerta - City of Gangsters - The Arms Industry DLC, Omerta - City of Gangsters - The Bulgarian Colossus DLC, Omerta - The Japanese Incentive

About the Game

Omerta - City of Gangsters is a simulation game with tactical turn-based combat. Taking the role of a fresh-from-the-boat immigrant, with dreams of the big life, the player will work his way up the criminal hierarchy of 1920’s Atlantic City. Starting with small jobs, his character recruits a gang and expands his empire by taking territory from other gangsters. Eventually he establishes his own crime syndicate and becomes the de facto ruler of Atlantic City.

Key Features

  • Historically accurate representation of Atlantic City and its landmarks
  • Strategic gameplay allows city overview, planning, expansion and gathering of intel
  • Turn-based tactical combat with a cover system and stealth action
  • 15 unique player controlled characters each with unique personalities and backgrounds
  • A RPG system for development of player characters and managing their equipment
  • Competitive and cooperative multiplayer mode with persistent gangs
  • 15+ hours of gameplay in a single play-through
  • 20 unique maps visualizing the various districts of Atlantic City

PC System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP SP3 32-bit, Vista SP2, Windows 7
    • Processor: 2 GHz Dual Core
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Geforce 8800, Radeon HD 2000, Pixel Shader 3.0, 256 MB discrete RAM
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 5 GB HD space
    • Sound: DirectX compatible
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 64-bit
    • Processor: 2 GHz Quad Core
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Geforce 400 series, Radeon HD 5000 series, 512 MB discrete RAM

Mac System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OSX 10.7 or higher.
    • Processor: Dual-core or higher
    • Memory: 2 GB
    • Graphics: Intel HD 3000 or higher, NVIDIA 8x00, 9x00, 2x0, 3x0, 4x0, 5x0 and 6x0, and AMD 2x00 or higher.
Helpful customer reviews
20 of 24 people (83%) found this review helpful
210 products in account
2 reviews
21.8 hrs on record
Its an ok game all-in-all. I played it for a few hours then uninstalled after buying it on sale, but after watching a couple seasons of Boardwalk Empire I had to try it again. The game isn't that deep, and the strategic gameplay is a bit weak. The story however, and all of the little typical Kalypso/Tropico esque NPCs with their jokes and side quests can keep you entertained. Message me before you buy it, I have an extra copy from when it was $2, be more than happy to send it if you want the game.
Posted: May 18th, 2014
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13 of 21 people (62%) found this review helpful
1,201 products in account
16 reviews
31.7 hrs on record
Gangster sim without prostitution... yeah right!

Nice concept, but it gets boring and repetetive.
Posted: June 27th, 2014
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3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
771 products in account
2 reviews
34.1 hrs on record
After playing total of ~30 hours and in fact finishing the game with every unique weapon, unfortunately I don't recommend this title.

Let's start from the good side. You have very nice voice-acting, awesome graphics (especially rain visuals on street is pretty damn good, I liked that), and... yeah, that's it.

For some reason I couldn't find more pros. It's a very simple mix of strategy and RPG, with turn-based combat. Gameplay is pretty damn boring, it takes some time in every mission to "settle up" and make a good income, only to discover that 5 minutes later mission is finished... And you start again...

Actually there's no real reason for "having fun" with doing anything apart from main storyline. The only things, which are permanent are the weapons, and most of them are useless anyway.

I won't lie if I say that I had higher hopes for this title. I love Tropicos and got this game as a preorder special to Tropico 5, and decided that I can play it a bit before Tropico 5 arrives, but no. Game is unfortunately boring, repeatable, very short (you can finish it with collecting most of the achievements under 20 hours, on normal gameplay it's about 10-15 hours I'd say), and doesn't really offer ANYTHING, which could potentially hold me for a bit longer.

Sorry Kalypso, but Omerta isn't your strongest title. Adding more RPG elements like taking 1/10 or even less of daily income to the next mission would make it far more enjoyable. There's no real reason for making anything apart from storyline, and perhaps collecting some interesting weapons, but even this is pretty optional. I had higher hopes for this game and I was sure that it will be similar as with Tropico - I start playing and it forces me to finish every damn mission, only because it's that good game. In this case, I had to force myself to finish this game, and it's unlikely that I'll launch this game ever again.
Posted: May 2nd, 2014
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4 of 6 people (67%) found this review helpful
42 products in account
1 review
58.7 hrs on record
I have always loved gangsters themed game. Omerta is in the same genre as Gangster: The Organized Crime which i played long time ago and it did well. Besides managing your vices/biz, you get involved in combat with your crews. Lots of different weapons to choose from.

Conclusion: It's a really fun game but may get a little repetitive.
Posted: June 22nd, 2014
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
302 products in account
5 reviews
14.5 hrs on record
I'm about 50/50 on recommending this game.

The management side is fine, super compelling for quite a while, but once I got to the end game for the fist time, I had zero desire to do it all again.

Then there is the battle encounters... after playing xcom, this feels super clunky and not at all intuative.~

Essentially, this game is a solid "OK", if you are tempted, maybe wait for it to come up in a sale.
Posted: June 2nd, 2014
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