Super Trench Attack™ is a goofball comedy twitch-shooter based in a World War setting.
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Release Date: Jul 24, 2014

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Death's Hangover is a ball and bat game, featuring mature comedy and themes. (Mainly poop jokes)

'Old grim has a hangover, and a really bad one.. after discovering b*****d dracula has stolen souls, he summons two of the greatest dead warriors to have ever lived, or the first ones he could find...

Only these two dead morons can get the souls back and defeat b******d Dracula once and for all. If they fail, Death will kill them again... So no pressure..'

Game features

- A Ball,
- A Bat,
- Two dead idiots,
- 96+ levels,
- Massive boss fights,
- Unique Bonus stages,
- Sticky, Spike and ghost power-ups, plus many more,
- Powerups can be leveled up,
- Control the speed of the ball, with dash, and slowdown,
- Puzzle levels, as well as arcade style levels,
- Multiple routes, and secret areas,
- Wacky humor throughout,

'The game is about 40% finished and we're looking to release within two months' - Dev

Happy voting, don't forget to vote now! or old grim will be very unhappy or just hungover.. He's a very grouchy dude.

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“Super Trench Attack shows a surprising bravura within the style of game it aims to be. I meant to play for about half-an-hour, but the time flew by, and I didn't check the clock until two hours later.”
Indie Statik

“Footshoots, headshots and dirty mags - everything a growing boy needs.”
4/5 – Pixel Judge

“Entertainment value of a video game is a thing, and immersion is another. I wasn’t expecting to have both in Super Trench Attack(STA) to be honest”
Rawket Launcher

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Super Trench Attack™ is a goofball comedy twitch-shooter based in a World War setting.

STORYLINE
The Dastardly Black Army has invaded your beloved homeland! The only thing between them and victory stands one man. A crazy recruit with an eye for headshots and a boot for kicking the enemy up the....well you get the picture. Enter the crazy world of Super Trench Attack.



GAME FEATURES
  • Unique targeting system, there's even footshots!
  • Smooth as glass 60FPS shooting action,
  • Full Xbox® 360 Controller support, for 'blasting action',
  • 4 huge open areas to explore, with many secret areas,
  • 16 varied missions, including giant bosses and shooting galleries,
  • Crazy Buddy AI character to watch your back,
  • 4 shops offering unique items, weapons and traps, for a variety of ways to play,
  • 33+ Resolutions, including 8:5 and 16:9 widescreen,
  • Qwerty, Azerty and left hand controls,
  • Goofball bonkers humor.



STEAM FEATURES
  • 24 achievements,
  • Full 360 Controller support,
  • Leaderboards,
  • New Latest version 3.4,
  • Fully optimized code.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Processor: 1.6GHZ
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 64MB
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
    • Storage: 196 MB available space
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91 of 106 people (86%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
6.8 hrs on record
Posted: July 25, 2014
For 4.99$ this game completely worth it. I played 7 hours to complete the normal game. If u want a really good challenge you can play hard mode and your game will be longer than 7 hours. Some fight are really hard and others are really easy. Its always full of humor. There is alot of stuff to find and hidden treasures. It will not be easy for most players to reach 100% and find everything because there is alot of maps and alot of stuff to break.

I would give it a 4 out of 5

If u aren't sure about buying it than try out the Demo version :)

Sorry if my english was bad and i hope you will enjoy this game

Melovia
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65 of 78 people (83%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Recommended
9.0 hrs on record
Posted: September 27, 2014
Super Trench Attack! can be described with two words: YES PLEASE!

Do you want one of the best WW1 games?
Do you like crude humor?
Do you like your boxers?
Do you enjoy a silly joke?
Do you like atmospheric and immersive games?
Do you want a game as funny as Metal Slug but with action set in WW1?
Do you want a pyro companion?
You like to kill monkeys and sailors?
Would you confront the Kaiser and kill him?
Do you want to feel the "5$ well spent" feeling?

YES PLEASE!

10/10 for a great game!
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33 of 39 people (85%) found this review helpful
Recommended
6.6 hrs on record
Posted: October 17, 2015
A Review of Super Trench Attack! [Actual short review]


Review
STA was a pretty fun short indie game about war except the developer made everything goofy. Its actually pretty fun and the graphics are also quite good along with a funny little story to keep it interesting. They also mixed up the gameplay by adding in another mode to this otherwised short campaign so it doesn't really feel that boring. Its a blend of shooting and lite rpg.

Anyways now that we got that covered, the gameplay is essentially you are a single brave soldier of Greenstar Army out to stop the Blackstar army. To accomplish this in your isometric view of the map you shoot the enemy, throw grenades at them and completing objective given to you by HQ. You can then use the money you acquired to buy meds, new weapons, accessories and armor.

While out on the field you can search for hidden stuff and location but for most part the money you get from the normal playthrough is enough to pay for weapon upgrades provided you dont get every single one each time. Helping you bust the enemies are also the random scattering of allies all over the map and your one dedicated Buddy.

Pretty much thats it for the gameplay, the graphics are pretty good looking in emulating the retro style without resorting to the low effort 8bit and 16bit style that often saturate the market these days. Sound design is also pretty good.

Option menu is pretty lacking though, You only got options for resoltuion and aspect ratio plus some others and thats it. Controls are a bit strange at first since the character slides around a little bit but I got used to it pretty easily.

All in all I would recommend this game, its goofy, its short, and its pretty fun. It helps that its pretty cheap as well.
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27 of 30 people (90%) found this review helpful
Recommended
5.2 hrs on record
Posted: February 19, 2015
Super Trench Attack! is an isometric twin stick shooter set in a fictional war of roughly WWI-level technology/tactics. In it, the player goes through a series of maps and dungeons, completing objectives set by his commanding officers in order to win the war.

Gameplay is the most important factor in whether a game is enjoyable or not, and thankfully this is the area where Super Trench Attack most shines. I played it, at times, with both controller and KBAM and it played well in both ways - there's a minor quibble where aiming stops when the cursor goes over your map or inventory, but for the most part it wasn't an issue.

There's RPG factors in terms of equipment, health, and damage. It's mostly bug-free from what I could tell, but I ran into a couple cases where my character was dead but wouldn't actually "die" so I had to reload the game and lose progress, or where the game would cease to allow me to fire and only use the knife despite still having ammunition, which was also solved by quitting and restarting.

It's relatively short, taking about 5 hours to 100%. Some boss battles are shooting-gallery style, which is a jarring transition and is the one area where I can say twin-stick (as opposed to KBAM) is simply not sufficient to control - I would have preferred these segments were not included. It's mildly amusing, but not hilarious. The artwork is....unique, and fits the aesthetic, but, well, you can see the screenshots.

I had fun, I'd say it's worth the $5 asking price, but not any more. There's worse ways to spend some cash.
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42 of 61 people (69%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
2.3 hrs on record
Posted: July 25, 2014
It's a first try on Super Trench Attack!

The video can be found here:
http://youtu.be/g5IngtPw34M

As far as I've read, this is a one-man development, which is impressive in and of itself, but that is not the only thing this game has to offer.

Starting with the options menu, I'd like to point out that the game has no rebindable keys, but this is not bad in that case since the default layout handles very well. Left-handed people might now feel excluded, but there is no need for alarm, since you can chose a layout especially for left-handed people in mind.
There are no resolution options, but you can choose between commonly used aspect ratios. What is really nice is that the tooltip as well as the icon shows you what kind of display device uses that aspect ratio.
Audiowise you have seperate sliders for sfx and music and you can toggle certain ui elements on or off.

As we go into the game we start of with cutscenes that introduce us into the story and it shows its humor as well. With that said, if you play the game, take your time, watch the scenes and read the dialogue. It is worth a laugh or two.
After showing you movement and shooting and the different UI elements, the game sets you free into the wilds.
Having played until the first boss, I can't think of any line of sight of hitbox issues so far. It only happened one or two times that I had a hard time figuring out whether or not I can walk around freely, because of height differences that weren't completely transparent to me. Other than that I had no troubles at all with the gameplay mechanics of the twitch shooter part or the shooting gallaries, which appear from time to time.

If you want to go off the beaten path, feel free to do just that as the game gives you a lot of options and sometimes rewards you with collectables.
Not only can you engage in combat with the enemy, but you can play around back the camp as well.(But watch out for the casino...you might loose all your gold there)

So far I had a lot of fun, the only complaint I might make is that the game is quite easy, since there are no visible penalties for dying apart from losing a bit of time and having counted one death towards your stats. But since there are leaderboards available there might be some people out there that are competitive enough to try not to die once in a playthrough.

With that said we come to the tl:dr... Is the game worth it?
As I've said in the video, there are way worse investments for 5€ than this game.
The only people I cannot recommend this game to are people that can't tolerate 16/32 bit graphics or the 80s-movie humor that is widespread across the game.
Everyone else though I can recommend this game wholeheartedly.
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18 of 21 people (86%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
5.3 hrs on record
Posted: October 20, 2014
Super Trench Attack is an isometric action rpg where you are a soldier carrying out missions in WWI. You run around shooting enemies, throwing molotovs, taking tanks head on, and doing more soldiery things. There are also a few boss fights where you have to quickly shoot enemies appearing at random locations on the screen (a la wild gunman).

The oddness of Super Trench Attack is that at first sight it looks horribly drawn and simplistic, yet it manages to draw you in pretty fast with its odd humor. Your hero gets in several weird situations in the cutscenes where he ends up wearing his heart covered boxers, eating strawberry icecream, or discover his allied infiltrator in hilarious disguises. After the first few minutes I even grew to like how the game looked, as it works well to its advantage in conveying comedy. Taking in mind that for its duration it is priced fairly, Super Trench Attack is very well recommended.


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14 of 14 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
6.1 hrs on record
Posted: January 8
This game had nice simple mechanics which made the experience enjoyable. The story was silly but entertaining, and the world itself was fun to explore.
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21 of 27 people (78%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
14.4 hrs on record
Posted: January 29
Little top-down-view "ala 8bit" shooter game with cartoon animation. Yep, another one. Thank God, at least there are no zombies in that game, unlike many of her sisters!

Pro part:
Game's short, easy to beat on gold with achievements, the price is not high even without discounts Steam so rich for. If you've seen the video from the store page, you've seen all that that game have for you. Shoot it if you're not up to some bigger hits for a moment, and just want to make some clicks with your mouse and get some achievements for it. Easy breeze of victory, you know?

Contra:
First of all, the setting with nemesis in the form of some "blackcross" army, looking that much alike as in the Metal Slug series, and all "retro" and "WW1" stylizations are pretty weak and over-the-top stereotyped. Almost just like as the zombie pattern... But that unattractiveness of visual stylistic might be just mine niggle.
That is really troubling is constant crushes of the game - the usual symptom of bad code. While the game is not big, and can be completed in maybe less than 5-7 hours, by that time I have witnessed maybe 10-15 crushes, and each time I was losing some of the game progress, having to start it over and over.
Finally, the controls. They are simple, yet they are usually make you feel clumsy. Were that game a bullethell of sort, with the need to dodge many bullets at the time, many people would have been irritated with the controls...

But it is not a bullethell type of game. It is just a short and easy shooter everyone can play and get precious "Gold" with achievements. So yeah, I recommend that game - especially if you see it in some bundle or with big discount - but only to raise your numbers on Steam. As of cultural value... this given game is quite forgetful, nurturing on the soil of other successful projects like Metal Slug. My rating will be 6/10: acceptable, but not giving neither the real challenge, nor the grasp of fresh air that we're expecting from indie projects. A product, not the art piece.
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33 of 49 people (67%) found this review helpful
Recommended
4.9 hrs on record
Posted: July 25, 2014
This game trys to be funny at Every turn, It is horrible humor and thats why I like it, for 5 dollars I say It's worth it
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14 of 15 people (93%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
3.0 hrs on record
Posted: February 7, 2015
Love this game
worth the $5

Pros:
Graphics are retro
Funny moments
Intuitive level design
Vibrations are good (controller)
AI isnt ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥
Boss fights are actually challenging
Levelling up is rewarding

Cons:
A little short to play
Wish there was more music and weapons

Overall:
I would definitely recommend this game its really fun 9.5/10
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Nixx
18.6 hrs
Posted: September 11
Super Trench Attack is an isometric RPG shooter kind of game where you get to play as a WW1 soldier tasked to save the world. Or atleast save their camp.

I love how this game is unique in every way. From the art, to the gameplay and the storyline; there's always something to look forward to. It's a good game to spend your time with. You get to blow up tanks and trains, bet on a casino, shoot crows and hoard stuff. It's fun, it's challenging and it's reasonably priced.

10/10. Highly recommended.
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mok_kw
1.0 hrs
Posted: September 4
Some free web game is better than this game.
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Adams
6.4 hrs
Posted: August 31
The game is great, and I loved every single bit of it. Also, for what I've seen in the forums, this game's dev replies to almost any posts and doubts about the game, which makes it even better, because it shows that he does care about the community.


This game's only disadvantage is it being too short. Too. Short.

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ЯunΣ
5.2 hrs
Posted: August 29
Too bad this game is so hidden! It's a serious diamond in the rough.

Features:

* Isometric Camera view

* 360 rotational aiming. Think of the minigame DOA from Black Ops.

* Fast, fluid, and FUN combat system that combines a bit of arcade style simplicty with personal skill.

* Dungeon Crawling/Instance Crawling

* Easy (for the most part) Achievements

* Good pace + feelgood humor.

* Decent amount of weapons and upgrades to keep you progressing consistently

* FUN

* Side quests/collectibles


Cons:

* Movement can get awkward (though this happens very rarely). Sometimes you'll see an open path or alley way, try to go through it, and your character just won't do it. I've only encountered this bug twice in areas that didn't have loot or mobs, and I'm about 70% into the game, so it's definitely not a gamebreaker.

* Knife/melee range is very underwhelming

* Grenade lobbing has a set distance and can't be made to go further or closer.

* Not much in the way of weapon LOOK variety, all carbines and pistols pretty much use the same skins.

* Buddy's AI (your CPU co-op) definitely leaves much to be desired. For example: On the admiral boss, Buddy just stood still and ate machine gun bullets from the submarine without even trying to get behind cover.

Gameplay video from my Plays.TV account: http://plays.tv/video/57c5b0388b216a9e7d/found-awesome-isometric-arpg-on-steam-last-year-bought-for-like-3-but-never-once-opened-it-until-last?from=user

At 5$, this game is a steal! It definitely offers at least 1 hour of gameplay for every dollar you spend on the price, guaranteed.
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John Irondick
4.2 hrs
Posted: August 29
Excellent small indie game

pros:
  • nice graphics (well for 8bits lovers of course !)
  • lot of humour
  • gameplay
  • nice music which really put you in the mood

cons:
  • rail shooting phases are so-so
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Lord ButHam
4.1 hrs
Posted: August 24
Really Good Game. Very Cheap if on sale.
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commandergecko2
1.4 hrs
Posted: August 23
It's not a bad game by a design or mechanic standpoint, but I can't recommend it because the story (and "comedic dialogue") isn't enjoyable or engaging for anyone over the age of 12. Even then it's a very short game.
Basically, it feels like this was a browser game that's been moved to Steam, although I'm sure that's not the case.
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Dross
2.1 hrs
Posted: August 17
2.5d Metal Slug to sum things up. If you loved the MS games, you'll love this! However, the game repeats itself somewhat - but then again, so did MS and it is still a great game, go SNK!
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Mata-pombos
3.9 hrs
Posted: August 16
It´s simple
It´s funny
It´s challenging
It´s worth playing

Get this game if you´re in for some good old shooting, backed up by a decent story and a very nice touch of humor along the way
8/10
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GilCroix
6.0 hrs
Posted: August 15
This Game Includes:

Headshots
Ballshots
Tons of Gold

And the most important thing... DOGS
IT IS EVERYWHERE..... IT WILL FIND YOU....
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