H1Z1: King of the Kill is a fast-paced shooter in which players compete in large-scale chaotic PvP spectacles of skill, wit and a little luck, where everyone must fight to the death to stand alone at the top of the podium.
User reviews:
Recent:
Mostly Positive (8,609 reviews) - 73% of the 8,609 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Overall:
Mixed (74,763 reviews) - 63% of the 74,763 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Feb 17, 2016

Sign in to add this item to your wishlist, follow it, or mark it as not interested

Early Access Game

Get instant access and start playing; get involved with this game as it develops.

Note: This Early Access game is not complete and may or may not change further. If you are not excited to play this game in its current state, then you should wait to see if the game progresses further in development. Learn more

What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“H1Z1: King of the Kill has always been developed under the principle of creating a game side-by-side with our players, and we’ve used Early Access as an opportunity to grow our relationship with our community. We will continue to use player feedback to plot the course for King of the Kill and to make it as good as we all know it can be.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We want to be sure everything is working as intended with our players, prior to an official launch. When we launch out of Early Access, King of the Kill will achieve the quality targets we are putting in front of us -- a game that is competitive, enjoyable, fair, and as fun to watch as it is to play. Once these targets are met, we will launch out of Early Access.”

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

“Throughout Early Access, we have made essential updates to the game including improvements to combat and vehicles, general game polish, a new map, new UI, new scoring system, Twitch Integration, and more. The full version of King of the Kill will be a high-quality, highly-polished game; one that is well balanced, predictable, fair, and as fun to watch as it is to play.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Millions of players have already jumped into H1Z1: King of the Kill and competed in large-scale, chaotic PvP spectacles of skill and wit. Millions have watched casual and competitive tournament games live-streamed. Players can expect to fight against each other in solo- or team-based matches or in rule-based Skirmishes. We are continuing to improve the game with updates, anti-cheat tech, and new features regularly as we work our way toward an official launch out of Early Access.”

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

“H1Z1: King of the Kill is expected to see a price increase at launch. We’ve added – and will continue to add -- a lot of features and polish to the game over the course of Early Access to create a high-quality, competitive experience -- one that is enjoyable to watch and play. Development is never truly done, and players can expect continued game updates and bug fixes post-launch to further enhance and refine the gameplay experience.”

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

“Player feedback plays a major role in the development process of H1Z1: King of the Kill. Our players challenge us as developers to be that much better at delivering great game experiences, and we invite and encourage them to join the conversation on Twitter, Reddit, and the Steam forums.”
Read more

Buy H1Z1: King of the Kill

SUMMER SALE! Offer ends July 5

-50%
$19.99
$9.99
 

Recent updates View all (88)

June 15

Get Your Free Nemesis Crate Now!



Augment your arsenal with cutting-edge gear in the new Nemesis Crate! Take out your rivals head on with the high-tech Nemesis AR-15 or use camouflage to your advantage with the Infiltrator set, the Nemesis Crate will have you prepared for any situation.

Each Nemesis Crate contains one, randomly inserted item from the list below. Locked crates will drop during gameplay and can be opened using Crowns. Don’t want to wait for the perfect drop? Unlocked crates can be purchased with Crowns via the in-game Marketplace.

https://www.h1z1.com/king-of-the-kill/crates/nemesis

314 comments Read more

June 14

Server Maintenance 6/15

All H1Z1 servers will be offline on June 15th beginning at 1:00 PM PT / 20:00 UTC (all in process games will end at 1PM ) for server maintenance.

Downtime is anticipated to be approximately 6 hours. The King of the Kill Test Server will also remain locked during this downtime.

182 comments Read more
See all discussions

Report bugs and leave feedback for this game on the discussion boards

About This Game

H1Z1: King of the Kill is a large-scale, fight-to-the-death shooter where every moment counts. Drop into the high-intensity, arena-style grudge match and activate your inner beast mode. Gear up fast, throw together a game plan, and we’ll see if you have what it takes to be the last man standing. Rack up a kill streak or just add to the chaos – this is a spectacle and only one can be King of the Kill. #TakeYourShot

Visit the King of the Kill website https://www.h1z1.com/king-of-the-kill/home for more info!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10 (64 bit only)
    • Processor: Intel i5 Quad-Core
    • Memory: 6 GB RAM
    • Graphics: nVidia GeForce GTX 280 series or higher
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 20 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Card
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10 (64 bit only)
    • Processor: Intel i5 Quad Core or higher / AMD Phenom II X6 or higher
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: nVidia GeForce GTX 560 series or higher / AMD HD 6870 or higher
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 20 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX compatible Sound Card
Customer reviews Learn More
Recent:
Mostly Positive (8,609 reviews)
Overall:
Mixed (74,763 reviews)
Review Type


Purchase Type


Language


Display As:


(what is this?)
23,208 reviews match the filters above ( Mixed)
There are no more reviews that match the filters set above
Adjust the filters above to see other reviews
Loading reviews...