Heavy Fire: Afghanistan is a super fast playing on-rails shooter set in modern-day Afghanistan featuring tanks, assault vehicles and helicopters. The game offers 60 awards, one machine co-op for up to four, Steam Cloud, Leaderboards and Trading Cards.
User reviews: Mixed (206 reviews)
Release Date: Aug 15, 2014
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“The game was exciting, fun, challenging, and rewarding.”
70 – Gamer's Daily

“(A) great game that is worth every penny.”
N/A – RND Games

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About This Game

FAST, DEADLY AND UNRELENTING COMBAT

Heavy Fire: Afghanistan is a super fast playing, high intensity on-rails shooter set in modern-day Afghanistan. Whether fighting up close and personal with guns and grenades, raining down fire from a helicopter or laying waste with a main battle tank, Heavy Fire: Afghanistan is an immediately fun, pickup-and-play experience for hardcore gamers and novices alike.

EXPERIENCE FAST-PACED ACTION SET IN MODERN-DAY AFGHANISTAN

You've battled through some of the most intense combat situations known to man — and it ain't over yet. Afghanistan is teeming with insurgents, and every day brings on new challenges. Today, it's up to you and your men to bring down the enemy. The intelligence reports tell you that enemy forces have been plotting their next move from a shack hidden deep within the forest on a secluded mountainside. You're going to surprise them in their own territory — and you're bringing Heavy Fire.



Stay sharp in this blisteringly fast-paced modern day shooter. Protect your team as you move from cover to cover, eliminating threats as they appear! Fight on foot or in a variety of vehicles including tanks, helicopters, and APCs. Utilize weapons ranging from handguns to mounted cannons and grenades to stay alive, keep fighting, and complete your mission.

Features

  • 24 missions featuring Exclusive Multi-Cover System
  • Experience gut-wrenching, fast-paced action set in modern-day Afghanistan
  • Fight on foot. Fight by tank, assault vehicle, and helicopter
  • More than 60 awards, ranks, and equipment upgrades
  • Co-op multiplayer play for up to 4 players on one machine
  • High quality graphics designed for 1080p
  • Steam Cloud, Leaderboards, Achievements & Trading Cards!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Processor: Intel® Pentium® 4 CPU 3.00GHz or similar AMD Athlon 64
    • Memory: 1500 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Direct3D 10 capable video card (NVIDIA® Geforce 8800 GT or AMD® Radeon™ HD 3870 or above) with at least 512 MB video memory. Some low-end integrated cards may not work.
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 3 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX 9 Compatible Audio
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 8
    • Processor: Core 2 Duo or similar AMD Athlon X2
    • Memory: 4000 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Direct3D 11 capable video card (NVIDIA® Geforce GTS 450 or AMD® Radeon™ HD 5670 or above) with at least 512 MB video memory. Low-end integrated and laptop cards are not recommended.
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 3 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX 9 Compatible Audio
Helpful customer reviews
4 of 6 people (67%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
5.8 hrs on record
Posted: July 12
first of all this is an on rails shooter that was released in 2011 for Windows and consoles by Teyon.
there is a few things I really didn't like about this game like the camera always moving and if your firing any weapon when the camera just happens to move you will kill your own soldiers and I think I killed over 300. the fact that you couldn't move on your own and fire on your own at any target you wanted too. the gameplay is ok the graphics looked really sharp the story was almost like every other war game I have played, it kinda reminded me of one of the first Ghost recon games i played on the first xbox. but overall it's pretty easy till you hit veteran. I gave up on this game a long time ago and again decided to try it again and beat it because one of my friends was playing it. overall I liked it but didn't like a few minor things in the game but it's enjoyable if you can kill the narrator that constantly tells you when to jump or kill this guy or that guy but I couldn't ever kill him. still giving it a thumbs up because I can't get the last 3 achievements.
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6 of 10 people (60%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
0.3 hrs on record
Posted: June 29
Still cant get this game to work. Crashing on launch everytime, no solution how to fix it. Dreadful!
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4 of 7 people (57%) found this review helpful
3.0 hrs on record
Posted: March 23
Sorry Developers of this Game but I dont have many if anything good to say about this game. It is a walking disaster, a horrible wreck, needs overhaul on all gameplay aspects or just a REDO. The character design is decent and that is about all I have good to say, I would never waste my money on this game, good thing I got in a huge bundle so it was like 20 cents. STAY FAR AWAY from Heavy Fire if you know whats good for ya. Im rating this game a 1.5/10 which is probably the l;owest score I have given, sorry guys and try again.
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4 of 7 people (57%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
1.1 hrs on record
Posted: April 11
Today's Review: Heavy Fire: Afghanistan

Wow i mean... just... Wow... I've seen some horrible ♥♥♥♥ in my life, as some other state i've played Ride to Hell: Retribution, Rambo the videogame, The Slaughtering Grounds and The walking dead: survival instinct and even when those titles suck, i've enjoy them, but this game it's a total pile a garbage. This game it's like the product of a hobo and dump cannister having a child's puke, a dog eating that puke and the ♥♥♥♥ comming out of the dog it's this game, everything about it is just horrible, when i've got the game (for 2.99) didn't really think that i could see with my own eyes how Teyon (btw the developer of Rambo the videogame) could really make such masterpiece of the art of completly sucking balls. I could go on and on for hours with the totally complete wrong things it makes this game so horrible, and i will.

Graphics: They are pretty much OK for a 2010/11 game, not really sensation but somehow not that bad, thought there are really annoying things like getting blinded by the sun (i could't see the enemies so i just shoot blindly straight forward until they die, and this happends a lot)

Sound: The worst thing without a doubt, voice actors were paid like 5 bucks each and they did that, make a voiceover for characters worth 5 bucks, aside from that gunfire sounds is horrible, i've played so many games that have guns in it and never heard such horrible gunshots sounds.

Gameplay: Reasonable. just one word for it, it's not good but it's not really that bad EXCEPT FOR THE MOUSE HAVING NO SENSIVILITY AND WORKING HORRIBLY LIKE IF YOUR DPI WERE 50.

Metascore: 0.63/100 - this game isn't even got to scratch 1 point, maybe the price is the only thing right about it.
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3 of 6 people (50%) found this review helpful
2.0 hrs on record
Posted: June 6
Heavy Fire:Afghanistan is an on-rails FPS set in the middle east where you play as the United States military.

Pros

+Gameplay
Although a rail shooter is by no means an original idea this game does it well. Nothing special but also nothing particularly terrible when it comes to the on-rails gameplay.

+Skill Tree
There is a semi-interesting skill tree in the game using points you get from ranking up. You can buy one of four new guns,ammo upgrades or grenade upgrades, etc.

Cons

-Shooting
The shooting in this game feels weak. The guns aren't particularly weighty and they feel more like pellet guns than a military assault rifle.

-Repetitive Gameplay
Although this game is very average when it comes to the gameplay,the game gets very repetitive very fast. You end up almost falling asleep as you mow down seemingly endless numbers of terrorists.

-Voice acting
The voice acting in this game is just bad. There isn't much to say other that the acting sounds incredibly forced and very unrealistic.

-Graphics
This game looks like trash. The graphics are noticably bad as you go through many of the same environments over and over again constantly being forced to look at incredibly low-res textures.

In short,Heavy Fire:Afghanistan is a linear,on-rails,modern military shooter that really wants to be something great but ends up a mess of bad textures,repetitive gameplay,and ♥♥♥♥♥♥ voice acting that all compiles into a game you should avoid at every turn.
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