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Welcome to the ancient North, once the cradle of culture and peace, but is now corrupted by magic and inhabited by nasty bandits sowing destruction in airships. Choose to be a vicious Buccaneer or an infamous Viking and take a glider to the skies. Your goal is to drop enemy vessels and secure dominance of the ancient North.
Release Date: Dec 5, 2012
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Gnarly Kings of Air - Group for Scheduled Matches

February 24th, 2014

Some active members of the AirBuccaneers community have set up a new group for organizing scheduled matches. The previous group suffered from a name which was unlinkable due to Steam's censor filters.

The new group is called Gnarly Kings of Air

You can find it here:
http://steamcommunity.com/groups/gnarlykings

Join the group and fight for the domination of the skies!

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AirBuccaneers on FPS Warriors 2 bundle!

January 29th, 2014

AirBuccaneers is on the new Bundle Stars FPS Warriors 2 bundle with 7 other awesome games!

Find it here:
http://www.bundlestars.com/all-bundles/fps-warriors-2-bundle/

Games included in the bundle:

  • AirBuccaneers
  • Nuclear Dawn
  • Hard Reset
  • Painkiller Overdose
  • Painkiller: Black Edition
  • Zeno Clash
  • Zeno Clash 2
  • Chaser

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Reviews

"Air Buccaneers delivers one of the most rewarding cooperative multiplayer experiences available"7.5/10 – IGN

"THE HOLY GRAIL OF MULTIPLAYER COMBAT"
9/10 – Pixels For Breakfast

"Team-based Air Buccaneers is all about manning a slow, lumbering battle-balloon, but it manages to be a lot more tense, exciting and funny than that might sound."
80/100 – PC Gamer

“There’s depth that I never expected when I first started playing, and, more importantly, it’s immensely fun.”
7.5/10 – Destructoid

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About the Game

Welcome to the ancient North, once the cradle of culture and peace, but is now corrupted by magic and inhabited by nasty bandits sowing destruction in airships.


Choose to be a vicious Buccaneer or an infamous Viking and take a glider to the skies. Your goal is to drop enemy vessels and secure dominance of the ancient North. Fire cannons, help others, board enemy ships or be the captain – whatever it takes to get your enemies out of the way. The success, as well as the bitter defeat, is solely dependent on how well you co-operate with your crew mates.


Finding the right kind of battle strategy is not self-evident in the merciless winds and twisted magic of the North...

Key Features

  • Multiplayer FPS for fans of co-op action
  • Intense air battles: airship armadas fighting in berserk frenzy
  • Heavy emphasis on teamwork. Solo players, time to team up!
  • Board enemy ships and take them over!
  • Four different types of ships: Battleship, Flying Fortress, Cog and Kamikaze
  • Selection of weapons: cannons, rockets, gunpowder grenades, blockers, swords
  • Persistent character development. Begin as a lousy low-life and rise in the ranks to immortal glory
  • Four specialization classes: Captain, Defender, Guerrilla and Cannoneer
  • Use Perks & Flaws system to build a character that always fits your playstyle
  • Find out what really happened in the darkness of the past!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS:Windows XP SP2
    • Processor:2.6 GHz Single Core
    • Memory:2 GB RAM
    • Graphics:DirectX 9.0c Compatible Graphics Card
    • DirectX®:9.0c
    • Hard Drive:1 GB HD space
    • Sound:DirectX Compatible
    • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
    Recommended:
    • OS:Windows 7
    • Processor:3.0 GHz Dual Core
    • Memory:4 GB RAM
    • Graphics:DirectX 9.0c Compatible Graphics Card with 1GB Memory (Nvidia GeForce GTX 260, ATI Radeon 4890)
    • DirectX®:9.0c
    • Hard Drive:1 GB HD space
    • Sound:DirectX Compatible
    • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
Helpful customer reviews
42 of 56 people (75%) found this review helpful
213 products in account
57 reviews
1.8 hrs on record
Nice concept, team vs team in the skies.
Air Bucaneers VS Vikings (Blue and Red) battling in different airships in the sky. Shoot down and destroy other airships using things like cannons.

This was an Indie Online game Greenlit by the communtiy to get on Steam, it doesn't look great, is decent in terms of fun gameplay but missing a lot.

Since servers are always dead, there isn't bots and I didn't play for long I don't recommend this game.
3/10
Posted: December 17th, 2013
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23 of 33 people (70%) found this review helpful
246 products in account
1 review
52.2 hrs on record
An amazing game, I loved every bit of it and I have over 50 hours logged into it. The only problem with the game is the lack of players. Sometimes theres a wave a people from a sale or event but others there are no people at all. If the community is active at the time of purchase you will enjoy this game.
Posted: November 25th, 2013
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16 of 21 people (76%) found this review helpful
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23 reviews
2.1 hrs on record
AirBuccaneers is a fun game for about an hour. Way to over priced at $14.99 for the content. Game has potiental but poorly put together. Don't get me wrong it was fun durning the day when people are acutally logged on to the servers. If you a late night gamer this is not the game for you cause no one is on. Good concept bad deployment of the game.
Posted: February 9th, 2014
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6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
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3 reviews
1.5 hrs on record
Airbuccaneers is an amazing, great concept. I would absolutly buy and play a full out console version. This game is about two teams, Vikings and Buccaneers, in a sky battle. I love the thought that the creators but behind each ship. The ships that you can control vary from hang-gliders to 1 person ballons all the way to a huge command ship. Each base is well defended with ground cannons and gametypes include a king-of-the-hill and normal points battle. The characters have great items that can be equiped.

The main problem is THAT NO REAL PLAYERS ARE EVER ON THE SERVERS! They have bots that fill a few spaces on each team, but nothing like the game play shown in the trailer. I would not recommend this game until it becomes populated, but I have little hope that this game will make a comeback.
Posted: March 10th, 2014
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
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2 reviews
41.3 hrs on record
You will have a hard time finding players. You will rarely have more than 8 people on the entire planet at any given time. This alone should be warning enough. You need human players, there are no bots.

I do not know why so few players stick to the game. While I like the gameplay, it requires more patience than action. It's about airships, and ships move, turn and fire slowly.

Only buy while it is on sale. Not because of the money, but a sale gives a temporary rise in players.
Posted: March 29th, 2014
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