PANZAR is a fantasy multiplayer third-person shooter. You get to choose from eight unique character classes, team-based PvP battles, exciting PvE adventures and regular tournaments with real prizes. Advanced RPG elements, the non-target combat system and the most modern graphics by CryEngine 3 will make your combat experience...
User reviews: Mixed (2,565 reviews)
Release Date: Apr 12, 2013

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December 23

Winter Mayham Tournament IV - 25th Dec

Panzarians,



Chamira has taken an interest in battle and she has something to say too. Fighting your instincts for practical reasons is a losing battle. It would be fatal to retreat into the same stratagie and begin of the battle when the stratagie faild before.


1st Place: 4000
2th place: 3000
3th Place: 2000
4th Place: 2000

+ Christmas Surprise for 1ste Place until 8th place


This for lvl 20 to 30. Registrations open Tuesday 23th December and close the day of the tournament at 18.00 CET. The tournament starts at 20.00 CET on Thursday 25th December.

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December 23

What I want for Christmas IV - 25th Dec

Panzarians,



Chamira has taken an interest in battle and she has something to say too. I think all players have to struggle through the early stages of their career. When we start off playing tournaments and we really just get by. I always had a dream to play in the big tournaments and never have doubted if it was worth it. Having to battle a little early on in my career makes it all the more worthwhile now.

You guy have been able to get organized so here comes the possibility to growing you capabilities.

Tournament will be 8x8 and lvl 15 to 24


1st Place: 1200 crystals + 1 week VIP
2th place: 960 crystals + 1 week VIP
3th Place: 720 crystals
4th Place: 720 crystals

+ Christmas Surprise for 1ste Place until 8th place


This for lvl 15 to 24. Registrations open Tuesday 23th December and close the day of the tournament at 18.00 CET. The tournament starts at 20.00 CET on Thursday 25th December.

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About This Game

PANZAR is a fantasy multiplayer third-person shooter. You get to choose from eight unique character classes, team-based PvP battles, exciting PvE adventures and regular tournaments with real prizes. Advanced RPG elements, the non-target combat system and the most modern graphics by CryEngine 3 will make your combat experience unforgettable!

Key Features


Dynamic Team-Based PvP and PvE
PANZAR is built on high intensity team-based battles. Players fight in 10 vs 10 PvP fights and extensive breathtaking PvE raids where no one can secure victory alone. The secret to success in battle is how well you coordinate with your other teammates. It’s ideal entertainment for groups and clans. PANZAR’s developed clan system gives you the chance to participate in spectacular mass tournaments for glory and prizes.
One Spectacular Fantasy World

Incredibly Detailed Fantasy World
PANZAR comes to life through the raw power of CryENGINE®3, the ultimate game development platform deliveri
ng incredibly detailed graphics and fluid gameplay. Players face off in rich and detailed environments such as mountain waterfalls, jungle villages, ancient castles and temple ruins. PANZAR is flexible, serving a wide range of graphics capability modes, so computers of many generations can get into battle.

Tactical Gameplay Modes
PANZAR has a wide range of locations, equipment and skills creating an almost never-ending variety of tactical options and battle strategies. There are eight different character classes, each with their own unique skill set, game dynamics and overall role within the team. With several different gameplay modes – Domination, Siege, Rugby and King of the Hill - it’s a game you’ll want to play again and again.

Unique Heroes
Players can create their own formidable characters and develop and equip them as they like. You can buy, sell, craft and upgrade weapons, armor and magical potions at any time between battles. Not to mention the nearly limitless freedom of self-expression arising from all the hairstyles, battle cries and armor paint choices. Unleash your imagination!

Advanced Social System
Players can communicate with other players right in-game using voice, team and general battle chat options. Finding new friends, grouping or reconnecting with old ones is simple! There are even gold bonuses on offer for each new friend recruited. Join teams, claim victory and crystals in tournaments, even create your own clan and choose the comrades you will fight shoulder to shoulder with. In PANZAR, there is only one goal…Victory!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows® XP
    • Processor: Intel® Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz or AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 5600+ 2.8 GHz
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® 8800 GT or ATI Radeon HD 4870
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 8 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows® Vista/7/8
    • Processor: Intel® Core Quad Q9450 2.6 GHz or AMD Phenom II x4 920 2.8 GHz
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 470 or AMD Radeon HD 6790
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Hard Drive: 8 GB available space
Helpful customer reviews
158 of 172 people (92%) found this review helpful
1.4 hrs on record
Posted: August 15
I Loved this game.... Up untill a week ago. (No play time on steam, played through their client because steam was not working right. You can download their client directly from www.panzar.us)

The last patch made the game 100% pay to win.

If you dont plan on shoveling out loads of cash to buy gear for each level range Im sorry to say, this game is not for you.

Sure it needed some balance changes but overall the gameplay was very engaging and a lot of fun. However, the crafting system needed a lot of work. By level 15 it was taking me 50+ (5-20 minute games) to get the components to craft the easiest pieces of my level tier gear. The harder ones or "epic" items were clearly our of my range, needing almost 10x the ingrediants of their lesser version. I didnt mind though. I would just craft them as I played....

However now. If you want to craft an item you must collect almost 150% more materials and now have a 50% to successfully craft the item(which you can increase to 80% chance by sacraficing vital skill points better used elsewhere).

Thats a 50% chance to destroy all the materials you spent days gathering (if you play a lot)

Of course you could pay.... paying has 100% chance of success.

I really hope they change this fatal error.
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99 of 108 people (92%) found this review helpful
6.0 hrs on record
Posted: October 14
To be honest, this game looks and plays very well. It has some the most visualy impressive graphics i've probably ever seen in a free to play game. But while it looks pretty and all, the game's main issue is that it's a straight up money grubbing pay to win game, with a few other minor problems. At first, the match ups are fair and, for the most part, well balanced. Everyone has an equel chance to kill and be killed. Sadly this can only be said about the early matches. After you get settled into the game and you think that things are going to be progressing at fairly a paced rate, like a good game should, you start getting matched up with people that are WAY stonger you simply because they invested some real money into their character. They get an enormous advantage over anyone who didn't pay and ultimatly win. And when they win they win HARD! You'd initially think to yourself "Eh, maybe it won't happen too often" or "its not that bad" to try to make yourself feel better about your horible loss. Then match after match, loss after loss you realize that it's a constant and reaccurring cycle that completely frustrates and irritates you. The only way to even have a remote chance to beat those players are if you happen to have one of those pay to win player on your team or you circum to the pressure and cough up the dough. Either way you get screwed.


Though this next problem might not seem very big, it actually is the very root of the pay to win problem. That honor goes undoubtedly to the dreaded item creation system. This game's creation system is one of the most sneaky and insulting kick to the groin! To create an item you must not only get a bunch of materials that are hard to come by, you must also have a ton of money to then buy the item. In addition to having to buy the items at a ridiculously high price, you also gain a ridiculously low amount of money from battles which makes paying for items a really daunting task. And if you think that they could'nt possibly make it any worse you are sorely mistaken. It then gives you a wait period for your item to made. And this could last for several hours to even days to recive the item you have worked tirelessly to get. The game's creators purposly designed it like this to push players to buy their in-game currency. Sure it rewards the ones that purchased the in-game currency, but they completly neglect and almost punish the players that didn't want to purchase anything and simply wanted to play a good free game. It can be argued that in a buisiness stand point a free to play game has to make some profit somehow. Which is very much true. But they fail to realize that it should be left as an option for the player to choose from without the fear of facing an unfair advantage. Many thriving free to play companies do this, and they have some of the most happy and loyal fanbases along with more than enough money to keep afloat (a good example of that is Team Fortress 2). This creation system takes away what makes the game fun for EVERYONE and just serves as something that stops it from reaching it's full potential.


But of corse, credit has to be given to where credit is due. Despite it being a money grubbing machine the combat is really well done and diverse (this is the potential i was talking about earlier). Each class has their own unique abilities and play styles. They all play smoothly when in combat and each of them have an important role to fill in the team. Wether you're the support or the tank, each one is equally just as vital to achieve victory. The character designs are very unique and interesting enough to keep you entertained. The amount of attention put into the graphics is fenominal! The max graphics settings looks fantastic with the amount of detail put into the characters and battlegrounds. When it comes to gameplay and graphics this game passes with flying colors.

Panzar is one of those games that i personally would not recommend, but if you think that you can get passed all of it's outragous problems or you plan to spend money on this game then go right ahead. play and enjoy this game as much as you possibly can. =)
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113 of 135 people (84%) found this review helpful
6.0 hrs on record
Posted: October 25
Pay To Win.
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52 of 59 people (88%) found this review helpful
251.1 hrs on record
Posted: August 11
Prior to the latest update I used to love this game. It has great graphics and is extremely engaging. It used to have a good battle and loot system, and was reasonably fair in terms of the offered monetary VIP options. However, the 08/11/14 latest update took all the fun out of this game. Instead of the battle - get resources - craft items system it turned into an inbalanced roulette and an impossible grinder of a game, thus eliminating any incentive to play it. The players are now very obviously squeezed for cash. In my opinion this radical change will not only disappoint and drive away the dedicated players that have already put hours (and money) into this game, but will also scare off new potential players.
Unless Panzar reverts back to its pre-update stage, it will not continue for long.
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120 of 202 people (59%) found this review helpful
539.1 hrs on record
Posted: November 10
I launch this game exclusivly to masturbate, then close it immediatly afterwards.
It's good.
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23 of 30 people (77%) found this review helpful
2.5 hrs on record
Posted: October 26
The short amount of time I have been able to play this game, I would say it is "OK."

I do enjoy the graphics and animations, but the game itself is the issue.

Unfortunately, due to the limited number of players (possibly just in North America), you end up spending a large amount of time just waiting for a game to start. The developers really should have come up with a way to mitigate this problem. Possibly using a bot system based on real player characters?

As it stands right now, I wouldn't recommend this game to anyone that wants to actually play a game.
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16 of 20 people (80%) found this review helpful
9.1 hrs on record
Posted: October 12
This game seemed to have a lot going for it. The combat and classes are interesting, the crafting system is a grind but manageable, and it is actually fun to play. However, it has some keyboard smashing features that just aren't fixable:

1. Long queue times. For a MOBA, you'd expect multiple games to be starting every minute for every level range. That doesn't seem to be the case in this game, with queue times approaching 20 minutes or more for a single game sometimes. And there is little transparency in the matchmaking process, no indication that games are forming, completing, or that players are even queued.

2. Everyone on your team is Russian. They don't understand you, you don't understand them. It makes a team based game very difficult. You may as well remove voice chat, which doesn't really work anyway.

3. Lack of new player information available. The English wiki is unfinished, there is little information on the English forums, there is little information provided in the game, and the tutorial is so uninformative and restrictive that it's a chore just to finish it.

4. Everyone seems to be terrible at this game. I've played less than 10 hours and not past level 5 with a single class and I have topped the board with all of them at least once. How hard is it to stand on the circle? I chalk this one up to the previous two bullet points: lack of communication and in-game help.

Overall, it's a fun game that seems to be failing simply due to a lack of interest from US players. If there were language based games, that alone would solve 3 of the 4 problems I have with this game, but then I'd still be sitting in the queue, waiting to actually play it.
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13 of 17 people (76%) found this review helpful
24.0 hrs on record
Posted: September 30
We all know free to play games usually need to make money somewhere. In some games it's cosmetics, in others it's quick access to gear you would normally have to grind for...

That's all well and good until it comes to PvP based games. Then you border on pay to win territory.

Up until recently it wasn't too bad here but recent updates have put it into that territory a lot of us try and avoid.

It used to be an okay game to kill a bit of time in, now it's worth avoiding at all costs.
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9 of 10 people (90%) found this review helpful
8.7 hrs on record
Posted: December 3
Spent 2 hours to craft an item and it broke, destroying all my ingredients.

Tried it again 2 hours later and it once again failed.

10/10 masochist simulator, 0/10 action FTP game.
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19 of 29 people (66%) found this review helpful
3.8 hrs on record
Posted: October 27
First off your oppents are the russians, no big deal but unless you play in the am you are looking at some serious wait times between matches. 20 minutes plus and you can win a match in under 3 minutes. fix the wait issues
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15 of 22 people (68%) found this review helpful
0.4 hrs on record
Posted: October 17
First time to go into this game and the tutorial was pretty cool...It got my hopes up for my first PvP. However I had to wait 12 mins to be matched up...I googled this issue and found that this is really common and gets worse at higher levels...There is no incentive to carry on with Panzar and the fun you can get is limited by time...Do not recommend right now but if server issues and waiting times are fixed, it will definitely buyback a large crowd
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9 of 11 people (82%) found this review helpful
10.1 hrs on record
Posted: November 7
Donate simylator 2015
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9 of 12 people (75%) found this review helpful
0.4 hrs on record
Posted: December 8
fun to uninstall
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12 of 18 people (67%) found this review helpful
1.4 hrs on record
Posted: October 1
Its 100% pay to win, And sadly im not buying it , thx bye
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5 of 7 people (71%) found this review helpful
10.7 hrs on record
Posted: December 12
This game has poor game design and poor balance and is 95% russians also its 100% pay to win. dont waste your time
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6 of 9 people (67%) found this review helpful
11.7 hrs on record
Posted: December 8
It's 100% pay to win, And sadly im not buying it, thanks bye.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
2.7 hrs on record
Posted: December 16
My virus checker (AVG) objected to this game rather strongly. I don't know whether "pnzrwebwrapper.exe" is actually some kind of malware or if it was a false positive, but the developer ought to get the problem worked out.
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6 of 10 people (60%) found this review helpful
0.6 hrs on record
Posted: October 2
Ended up soft-locking the game within 30 minutes of "playing" by apparently opening up the Social Menu while dead and was unable to exit the menu.

Oh, and by "playing", I actually mean insta-dying to kamikaze enemies with absurd AoE range.

I just don't even know what to say about this game, but I guess I'm happy I didn't go in with high expectations.
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12 of 22 people (55%) found this review helpful
23.6 hrs on record
Posted: November 2
Does anyone honestly still play this game, I'v been trying to look for a match for like a hour, and nothing came up.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
7.4 hrs on record
Posted: December 4
Took so long to find a match i dont even play now.
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