Talented and ferocious weapon experts needed to eliminate a dangerous mechanical menace that threatens the existence of humanity. Up to six positions available. Benefits include traveling the world to eliminate robots.
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Positive (19) - 84% of the 19 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Nov 17, 2015
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November 21

Circuit Breakers 3.0

Hey Breakers,

The update you've been waiting for has arrived, the full changelog is quite lengthy so here is the condensed version:

- 4 New Characters
- 125 New Challenges
- Steam Trading Cards Added
- Jukebox Mode
- 3 New Songs
- Updated Character Select Screen
- Wavebuster (New Game Mode)
- 32 New Logs
- Testing Range (Press A On Enemy in Logbook)
- 3 New Powerups
- New Effects & Other Graphical Details
- Arcade Mode Balancing
- "General" Challenges Made Easier
- Changes to Rocket Surgery
- Performance Improvements
- Bug Fixes

We hope you enjoy! We now have a discord server for reporting bugs and issues, as it has become increasingly more difficult to watch the Steam forums closely. If you have any issues please join it here.

Troy Bonneau
President of Triverske
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November 17

Circuit Breakers: 2nd Anniversary



Hey Breakers!

This news was worth the wait! Starting next week we'll be rolling out Circuit Breakers' 2nd Anniversary update on PC, PS4, and XBOX One. Version 3.0 adds 4 new characters to the game, a new gamemode, dozens of new log entries, a new jukebox mode, 3 new powerups, a testing range, 50 new challenges, new music, performance improvements, and many bugfixes. With all this new content we think you'll have a great time picking Circuit Breakers up right where you left it! For our friends on Steam the update will include trading cards for each of the playable characters in the game, we hope you'll have a blast putting together the full set to unlock the cool emotes and backgrounds we've put together for the game.

Today we'd like to introduce you to Wavebuster, Circuit Breakers' latest gamemode. Wavebuster is a mix between the classic top-down action of Circuit Breakers with a little bit of tower defense. In order to succeed in Wavebuster you'll need to keep the hypercore, and yourself, in one piece for the duration of a few waves. Between waves you'll have the opprotunity to spend cash on walls and turrets to help you defend 6 unique maps that we've put together that we know you'll love. Check out this gameplay video to get a quick glimpse at what you'll be playing next week!

https://youtu.be/zkY4DjisLow

Wavebuster is our final big addition to the game, thanks for being great fans for 2 years! (I can't believe it's been that long!)

Troy Bonneau
President of Triverske
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Reviews

“...A tight, ultra-responsive twin-stick shooter whose humble charms magnify in the presence of friends.”
7.5/10 – Game Watcher

About This Game

Circuit Breakers is a fast-paced multi-player top down shoot 'em up. Get together with five of your friends and fight to rid the universe of an intergalactic robot army!



Far in the future, advances in artificial intelligence have created the first truly sapient AI, FIRST- short for First Intelligent Robotic System model Two- system. Fearing for it's safety in a galaxy of savage humans, FIRST escaped to the depths of space. On a distant planet it finally landed, building an army for their inevitable return...

Features:

  • Easy-to-learn and hard-to-master chaotic shooter gameplay suitable for players of any skill level!
  • Chew through hordes of enemies with four unique characters and additional unlockable characters
  • Local multi-player for up to six players!
  • Classic endless top-down action in Arcade mode!
  • Play through specific courses and compete for the highest score in Score Attack!
  • An enormous Challenge Board full of secrets to unlock!
  • Customize your game with the Core System and fight things like super-armored lightning-fast matrix-dodging death robots!


Weapon type: Machine Gun
You’ve probably never met a man more full of himself than Aldo. He is the leader of the circuit breakers but his drive and confidence is unmatched and encourages the rest of the team to bring their A game. I mean, who wouldn’t want to wipe that smile off his face by sporting a bigger robot body count than him? Aldo's machine gun strikes a solid balance between range and power for an all-around great weapon.


Weapon Type: Shotgun
There are few that rival Shelbys straightforward attitude. She is often mistaken as cold, but if you have a plan you want to set in motion, Shelby’s the girl who can follow through. Her weapon of choice, the shotgun allows Shelby to get up close and personal. Every other member of the team keeps their distance from the robots but Shelby thrives when close to the enemy.


Weapon Type: Missile
There are many things you can say about Samson, but clever isn’t one of them. He is the team’s explosive guy, delivering a tremendous amount of damage with his signature missile launcher. Samson loves explosions and if you give him a recipe for a bomb, he will tell you the exact size of the explosion with 100% accuracy. So what Samson lacks in general knowledge he more than makes up for in explosive know-how.


Weapon type: Laser
Aldo would never openly admit it, but Tay is the real brains of the operation. She is responsible for creating the weapons that the Circuit Breakers team uses today. Her weapon of choice, the laser gun matches her interest in engineering. There are many scientific teams requesting her knowledge in the field of engineering, but she prefers the application instead of the theory.

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    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Processor: Core 2 Duo @ 2.5GHz or equivalent
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce 8600 GTS or Radeon 3850 or equivalent
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 80 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OSX Mavericks (OSX 10.9)
    • Processor: Intel Core i3 @ 3.00GHz
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 3000
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 80 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: SteamOS
    • Processor: Core 2 Duo @ 2.5GHz or equivalent
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce 8600 GTS or Radeon 3850 or equivalent
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 80 MB available space
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