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Of Guards and Thieves is a multiplayer stealth game in which high-powered guards face off against fast and elusive thieves in a contest of wits. Outsmarting the enemy and shooting your way through to the goal are equally valid strategies.
Release Date: Jul 16, 2014
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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“OGAT ("Of Guards and Thieves") is in Early Access phase. This means that the development of the game is still in progress.
So, why buy the game?
By buying the game, you will have access to all of the new content that will be released during the development, up to the full version of the game.
In this way you will give full support to developers, allowing them to finish the project in the best way possible.

Be sure to check our key features and To Do List below.”

How long will this game be in Early Access?

“More or less one year, we have big plans for Ogat, it is our intention to add a large number of game modes and other content.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“Lots of new stuff!
  • New game mode
  • New classes
  • New factions
  • New weapons
  • New gameplay features
  • Better services
  • ... and more!
look at our Wiki to discover new details.

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“In its current state the game is perfectly enjoyable.
You can play a good variety of game mode, classes and map.
We work every day to bring new game content constantly.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“Yes, but the final price will depend on the number of content that will be available in the final version.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“We are open to suggestion and feedback.
The community can interact directly with us, play with us and see their suggestions come to life within the world of "OGAT"”
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Release and next update announcement

July 19th, 2014

Hi guys
Of Guards and Thieves is now available to play on Steam!

The next update will be released at the end of the month, and will include:

  • Two new gamemodes
  • New maps
  • Bugfix and various improvements

If you are new to the game we recommend you to take a look at the wiki and guides here on Steam.

Thank you all for the great support.
See you in game:)

If you have ideas or suggestions regarding the gameplay, new classes, new gamemode, weapons, gadgets or other feedback, write us here on the Steam forum or join our officiall Workshop forum.

If you have an any sort of technical problems please report it on the tech support forum here on Steam, or directly in the official forum HERE

The first release (build 0.60.0) includes these contents:

  • GaT (Guards and Thieves)
  • ZR (Zombie Rush)
  • DE (Bomb Defusal)
  • TDM (Team DeathMatch)
  • MB (MadBall)
  • SOC (Soccer)

  • Mansion
  • Office
  • Military Camp
  • Police Department
  • Cemetery
  • MadBall Arena
  • Soccer Field
  • Soccer Field 2

Class and Faction
  • Scout (guards faction)
  • Assault (guards faction)
  • Medic (guards faction)
  • Guardian (guards faction)
  • Cobra (thief faction)
  • Shadow (thief faction)
  • Medic (thief faction)
  • Juggernaut (thief faction)
  • The Runner (zombie faction)
  • The Heavy (zombie faction)
  • Soccer Player (soccer only)*(with 6 skin available)
  • MadBall player

Weapon and Gadget
  • AZ47 (primary weapon)
  • N4 (primary weapon)
  • NP5 (primary weapon)
  • Standard crossbow (primary weapon)
  • Syringe rifle (primary weapon)
  • Tactical knife (primary weapon)
  • Tactical shield (primary weapon)
  • Cold1911 (secondary weapon)
  • WKmk24 (secondary weapon)
  • Wkmk24 Sop(secondary weapon)
  • WKusp (secondary weapon)
  • WKusp SD (secondary weapon)
  • Zlock18 (secondary weapon)
  • Zlock18 SD (secondary weapon)
  • Plastic knife (*Special, MadBall only, primary weapon)
  • Madball (*Special, MadBall only, secondary weapon)
  • Heal syringe (gadget)
  • Flare (gadget)
  • Frag grenade Rev.A (gadget)
  • Frag grenade Rev.B (gadget)
  • Smoke grenade (gadget)
  • Stone (gadget)

Other features
  • User profile
  • Avatar system
  • Game Statistics (win/lose ratio for all gamemode and faction)
  • Levels and experience points (Capped to level 20)
  • Hosting capabilities to 12 client (4/6/8/10/12 player games)

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“Of Guards and Thieves is a powder keg of potential. It's an absolute ton of fun with friends and strangers alike. There's simply no reason to pass it by. Get in on the ground floor and let's go!”

“Its OK! Frag Out!!”

“This game is awesome. Lots of tactical s***. Sneaky Beaky like.”

About the Game

Of Guards and Thieves is a multiplayer stealth game in which high-powered guards face off against fast and elusive thieves in a contest of wits. Outsmarting the enemy and shooting your way through to the goal are equally valid strategies. A game with simple rules, emergent gameplay and high replayability, Of Guards and Thieves is sure to be a showstopper in your gaming collection!


  • Asymmetric Stealth multiplayer tactical action.
  • Class system and factions.
  • Innovative dynamic lighting system.
  • Interactive environment.
  • Competitive and fun game modes.
  • *check our Wiki to find all the actual game content: http://ogat.gamepedia.com


  • Map editor - Make your own map with our 3D Map Editor directly inside the game and share them with the community.
  • Dedicated server - Enjoy the game on our 24/7 dedicated servers, bigger game, less lag, more fun!
  • New classes - Prepare to compete with new exclusive classes like the Saboteur, the Sniper, the Hacker, the Carrier and more.
  • Clan - Form your clan and compete with your friends.
  • Automated tournaments and league system.
  • Friend list and private messaging system.
  • Mac and Linux support on Steam.
  • Achievements and challenges.
  • Customizable equipment, weapon, gadget and appearance.
  • New maps.
  • Single Player missions.
  • Co-Op game mode and AI bots.
  • New competitive game modes - V.I.P, Capture the flag, Hostage rescue, Thief escape, Capture mission and more!
  • New fun game modes - Zombie escape, Jailbreak, Murder and more! (check the complete list in our Wiki page http://ogat.gamepedia.com/GameMode


Prepare to join a new series of huge game modes like "Thief Town", "Zombie Apocalypse", "Life", "Hunger Games" and more!
These game modes include a lot of new features like:
  • Dynamic daylight based on realistic night and day cycle.
  • Dynamic Weather system.
  • Survival Features - Sickness, hunger, thirst and fatigue.
  • MMO features - Inventory, crafting, farming, harvesting, hunting, fishing and more.
  • Bigger games with persistent world.
  • Vehicles.
  • Buildable environment - House, base, traps, farming and crafting structures and more.
  • Living world - Animals, creatures and NPC characters.

System Requirements

    • OS: Win XP
    • Processor: 2Ghz Dual Core
    • Memory: 2000 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Shader Model 3.0 compatible
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Hard Drive: 250 MB available space
Helpful customer reviews
32 of 34 people (94%) found this review helpful
102 products in account
2 reviews
15.8 hrs on record
Early Access Review
This is a great game. Don't let the only 2 hours or so of playtime affect this, I've been playing this for quite a while now. I've seen it change a bit and for the better.


Pretty dang fun gameplay
Easy to host a server if there's a need for one.
The graphics and lighting are cartoony and smooth. Really good on the eyes.
I haven't run into any serious or game breaking glitches while playing it.
Several Gamemodes (Guards and Thieves, Zombie Rush, Soccer, Madball, Team Death Match, etc.) so there is variety other than just stealth modes.


Sometimes a server you connect to may make your (or others) ping a little high, but the Devs are working on having actual servers.
Currently only multiplayer, but that too will change in the future.

Other than that, there's no serious issues with the game. The Devs are constantly adding stuff and have tons of plans ahead for future gamemodes. If you're a fan of Stealth games, this is certainly the game to get.
Posted: July 10th, 2014
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17 of 17 people (100%) found this review helpful
46 products in account
5 reviews
8.7 hrs on record
Early Access Review
Very good game overall.
(Disregard Steam time)


Fun, when everyone has good connect.
Challenging, yet not to hard.
Neatoronnie concept.
Nice lighting effects.


Some bugs, like any other game. Devs are working on it.
Posted: July 10th, 2014
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18 of 21 people (86%) found this review helpful
386 products in account
4 reviews
23.6 hrs on record
Early Access Review
This game is a blast, the best way I could describe it is Monaco mixed with Counter Strike and it's just as amazing as that sounds. If there was ever an early access game that deserved it's asking price, it's this one.

One thing that should be appreciated is this isn't an early access game where you'll find lots of bugs or glitches. In the many hours that I've played on all the gamemodes I have not encountered a single one, which has been pretty impressive. You will not clip into geometry, fall through the world or any other weird occurances. Everything works just as intended. The occassional lag will happen but that will occur due to the host. (Roll your mouse over the admin of the room to see their location.)

It's graphics and graphical options are very limited and it could probably run on a toaster but thats actually a great thing because that means more players will be able to play flawlessly. Personally I feel that artistic style>graphical fidelity anyday and OGAT has oodles of style. Not to mention it scales perfectly. I assume the engine is Unity, it's very well optimized.

The gameplay is fluid, responsive (if the server is decent), and well balanced. Some are quick to shout OP, but that wouldn't happen if everyone took the time to understand how to effectively use light. Light is a big part of most of the gamemodes in OGAT, it will be your friend and it will be your enemy. That being said, there is a slight problem with flashlight light being able to leak through solid walls and light you up like a christmas tree. It doesn't happen often and it depends on where you stand, but when light is such an important gameplay element, little things like this are kind of bothersum.

The devs should truely be rewarded for their support of OGAT and the dedication to the community adding SO much to the game it's ridiculous!
Just take a look here http://ogat.gamepedia.com/GameMode and scroll down to see all the gamemodes they are planning to add to the game! It's like they want to recreate all of the best gmod mods, and I'm all for it!

One thing that a few of my friends have made notice was that the game has no music in it what-so-ever. It really didn't occur to me at all that it would be an issue, but for some people apparently it might be. So if soley the sound of guns and grenades don't satisfy you, that might be a bit of a problem.

I'd also like to see them add better rewards for players who take a supporting role. Players that may not get so many kills but help their team with plenty of assists and heals don't seem to be quite as rewarded as a player who focuses on a big K/D which I don't think is the point of this game.
Posted: July 16th, 2014
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27 of 39 people (69%) found this review helpful
134 products in account
1 review
16.4 hrs on record
Early Access Review
Amazing Game Played in the beta ! Worth buying lot oif fun simple game with many different game modes - Worth picking up !
Posted: July 15th, 2014
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13 of 14 people (93%) found this review helpful
153 products in account
1 review
4.1 hrs on record
Early Access Review
It's just a CS-like with some really fun mods, like soccer, Mad ball, Zombies Rush. a pretty good game to chillout after a bad day ;)
Posted: July 9th, 2014
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