Nation Red is an ultra fast infinite play arena-based shooter providing an exceptional close-quarter battlefield experience. Fight thousands of zombie mutants and their bosses in frantic bloody gameplay while earning close to 100 perks. Fight in Barricade, Survival or Free Play mode.
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Release Date: 23 Aug, 2009

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13 June

New Game Announcement + Nation Red Daily Deal :)

Hello everyone,

I know people have been waiting for this a while :) First of all the Mac/Linux/SteamOS version of Nation Red is being released. And thank you for being patient until now. It's time to announce my new game called Versus. Check it out:

http://www.versusgame.net

The game is on track for a July release on Steam, and the Steam storepage will go live this week.

To receive updates, you can join the Nation Red community or check the above website.

Also, in the meantime if you have any questions, feel free to ask!

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“To cap off our trilogy of zombie indie titles, this is easily the best one I've ever played. Enjoy it, it's fantastic.”
TotalBiscuit, The Cynical Brit

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About This Game

Nation Red is an ultra fast infinite play arena-based shooter providing an exceptional close-quarter battlefield experience. Fight thousands of zombie mutants and their bosses in frantic bloody gameplay while earning close to 100 perks. Fight in Barricade, Survival or Free Play mode. Play On-Line in coop, in single player or in local coop!
August 17, 1977
Scattered groups of zombies infiltrate remote Midwestern towns. Incapable of using tools or weapons, the invaders are resisted until they retreat back into the desert. Special elimination posses are set up to hunt down any of the surviving undead. Six weeks after the squads started their search-and-destroy mission, the last known zombie was shot and killed.
Present-day
Over thirty years had passed when a truck driver traveling down a desolate Arizona road plows into a wall of undead. Before the driver's phone signal went dead, he reported some were carrying guns... They're back and now they are hunting us.

Steam Exclusive Features:

  • Local and On-line Coop — Take on the horde and earn perks together
  • Barricade Mode — Defend your base against zombie attack
  • Over 100 Steam Achievements and a dozen Leaderboards
  • 30 Additional Steam User-designed Perks
  • Xbox 360 Controller support for single or multiplayer
  • Steam Hammer — Rips the skin off your opponent (nice)
  • New Steam User designed weapons — Minigun, AA-12, MP5, Beretta 93R, Super Shorty and more
  • New Levels and New Enemies — Zombie patients and caretakers in a desert asylum, Brawler boss zombies, Suicide bomber zombies..
  • Pneumatic Destroyer — Detonates the Rammer they are surrounded by zombies

Key Features:

  • Ultra Fast Action — Fight armies of hundreds of zombies and their bosses in an exceptional close-quarter battlefield experience
  • Deadly Weapons — Use machetes, axes, jack hammers, dual Uzis, flame throwers, grenades, poison and a dozen more including a Steam Hammer, exclusive to Steam purchasers
  • Customize Yourself — 100 player modifiers combine with two dozen power-ups for limitless gameplay
  • Four Game Modes — Free Play, Survival, Barricade and 18 increasingly brutal missions await
  • Zombies with Guns — They wield axes, cut-off saws, AK-47s and more

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows® XP, Vista™, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
    • Processor: Intel / AMD 2.0 GHz or higher CPU
    • Memory: 256MB RAM
    • Graphics: NVidia or ATI-based graphics card with shader model 2.0 support. NVidia GeForce 6100 or newer (6100-6800, 7100-7950, 8300-8800, GTS/GTX series), ATI Radeon 9600 or newer (9600-9800, X300-X1950, HD 2400 or newer)
    • DirectX®: DirectX® 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 600MB of uncompressed Hard Drive Space
    • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows® XP SP2, Vista™ SP1, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
    • Processor: Processor: Intel Core2 Duo / Core2 Quad, i7 or AMD Phenom CPU
    • Memory: 1GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA 8800GT / ATI 3850 512MB or better with latest manufacturer drivers
    • DirectX®: DirectX® 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 600MB of uncompressed Hard Drive Space
    • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card
    Minimum:
    • OS:
      OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.3, or later.
    • Processor: Intel Mac
    • Graphics: Nvidia or ATI GPU recommended
    Recommended:
    • OS:
      OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.3, or later.
    • Processor: Intel Mac
    • Graphics: Nvidia or ATI GPU recommended
    Minimum:

    • OS:Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, fully updated
    • Processor: 2.4 GHZ or Equivalent
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia, ATI, or Intel GPU with hardware-accelerated drivers
    Recommended:

    • OS:Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, fully updated
    • Processor: 2.4 GHZ or Equivalent
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia, ATI, or Intel GPU with hardware-accelerated drivers
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Wirz
14.1 hrs
Posted: 26 September
This game is definitely more fun with other people, but that's why Barricade Mode exists. You can collect achievements at any difficulty setting while Practice Mode is disabled. These settings usually make the game faster rather than harder, which means you can rack up your score at a greater speed. Every time you level up, you can pick whichever perk you want, which is nice. In addition to achievments, you can also level up your in-game profile by killing certain amounts of zombies until you kill one million of them and reach the highest rank, which is a good incentive to play it semi-casually. Overall, it's a good time waster.
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Bleedy
0.3 hrs
Posted: 26 September
This is the only game that I am actually ashamed to see on my steam library.
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11:11
15.1 hrs
Posted: 14 September
FFS FINALLY ABLE TO RELEASE MY FOKEN INNER DEMONS INTO ENDLESS WAVES OF WORTHLESS C-U-N-T-S
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msithis
40.0 hrs
Posted: 13 September
This is game is awesome; This game is just SO awesome; I mean, it might have not incredible graphics, but the soundtrack, the gameplay and the multiplayer of are top notch; Also the top notch categories i mentioned make the game addictive; a must buy purchase for me. :)
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Shriker
186.1 hrs
Posted: 7 September
This is still one of my favorite games. When I just want to kill stuff, arcade style, this is my go to game and has been for many years.
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Wolfy
15.5 hrs
Posted: 5 September
nice time killer !
would be nice to have levels that stay set to the account and/or preset levels
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天道
3.7 hrs
Posted: 5 September
Interesting.
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Most Helpful Reviews  In the past 30 days
6 of 7 people (86%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Recommended
5.1 hrs on record
Posted: 30 August
Worth the money.

Great little top down shooter with fun powerups and guns.

Pros:
Cheap.
Replayability.
Can run on Nintendo 64.

Cons:
No tutorial.
No rewarding system outside of matches, no leveling, unlocks, ETC.

Overall:
8/10 For $1.49
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5 of 7 people (71%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Recommended
7.9 hrs on record
Posted: 1 September
bought it from sale for 1.49€ and was totally worth it. its a great game and even better played with friends. Has many hours of fun.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
8.2 hrs on record
Posted: 30 August
Bought this on sale, it's a lot of fun! I would definitely recommend this game if you love shooter type games,zombie hoards and weapon upgrades/other upgrades. I'm not sure if I would say it's worth it at full price but it's a really entertaining game that I plan on playing more of.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
4.8 hrs on record
Posted: 5 September
You know what, I am one of those guys who's always skeptical no matter what until I've tried something myself. This gem was on sale, so I asked my mate if I should buy a 2 and send 1 to him, he's like its 3 bucks for 2, what've we got to lose, looks nice anyway. I bought this game when a few hours were left in the sale, and boy oh boy, do I LOVE it. Already got an hour of playtime on it on JUST the tutorial! :D

The music, the atmosphere, the weapons, the speed, the fast paced combat, the HUGE amount of traits you can level up! Making a repetitive and simple game attractive is something that not many games can achieve. This is NOT one of those games. This is an addiction.
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3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
3.0 hrs on record
Posted: 28 August
Fun time-waster for coop.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
0.4 hrs on record
Posted: 2 September
Excellent game. Simple shooter, but quite subtle to handle, and more subtle again to master.
Has a few years, but can be considered a "big budget" version of a domain public game.

Excellent controls, speed, fun, good weapons, feedback, and the game actually rewards skills.
RPG-like since you can choose among permanent perks that help you through.

You die a lot, restart immediately to do better through training and leveling. Fun to replay so.

Funtastic.
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
Recommended
2.9 hrs on record
Posted: 30 August
This reminds my friend and I heavily of Call of Duty: Dead Ops Arcade, just much more fun.

I recommend it. :)
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3 of 6 people (50%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.7 hrs on record
Posted: 30 August
get game
die trying to figure out how to play
COME BACK SWINGING MACHETES SHOOTING PISTOLS ANG THROWING GRENADES
8/10
ps: probally can run on a potato
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.1 hrs on record
Posted: 12 September
A fun look on top real time tower defense game. Heroes vs. zombies.
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Most Helpful Reviews  Overall
160 of 196 people (82%) found this review helpful
256 people found this review funny
Recommended
1,029.6 hrs on record
Posted: 14 May, 2015
it's ok... it's that kind of game that you play for maybe an hour or two
and then never pick up again...
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