World War II rages and nations fall. SS head Himmler has Hitler's full backing to twist science and the occult into an army capable of annihilating the Allies once and for all. Battling alone, you're on an intense mission to pierce the black heart of the Third Reich and stop Himmler -- or die trying.
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Very Positive (50 reviews) - 90% of the 50 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Very Positive (1,450 reviews) - 93% of the 1,450 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Nov 20, 2001

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World War II rages and nations fall. SS head Himmler has Hitler's full backing to twist science and the occult into an army capable of annihilating the Allies once and for all. Battling alone, you're on an intense mission to pierce the black heart of the Third Reich and stop Himmler -- or die trying. Fighting in advanced team-based multiplayer mode, you'll wage your own WWII in an all-out Axis vs. Allies contest for frontline domination.
Powered by the Quake III Arena engine, the Wolfenstein universe explodes with the kind of epic environments, A.I., firepower and cinematic effects that only a game created by true masters can deliver. The dark reich's closing in. The time to act is now. Evil prevails when good men do nothing.
  • Epic Environments
  • Intense Story-Driven Action
  • Ferocious A.I.
  • Big Screen Cinematic Effects
  • Team-Based Multiplayer Action

System Requirements

    3-D Hardware Accelerator (with 16MB VRAM with full OpenGL® support; Pentium® II 400 Mhz processor or Athlon® processor; English version of Windows® 2000/XP Operating System; 128 MB RAM; 16-bit high color video mode; 800 MB of uncompressed hard disk space for game files (Minimum Install), plus 300 MB for the Windows swap file; a 100% Windows® 2000/XP compatible computer system (including compatible 32-bit drivers for video card, sound card and input devices); 100% DirectX® 8.0a (included); 100% DirectX 3.0 or higher compatible sound card and drivers; 100% Microsoft-compatible mouse/keyboard and driver
    Multiplayer Requirements: Internet (TCP/IP) and LAN (TCP/IP and IPX) play supported, Internet play requires a 100% Windows 2000/XP compatible 56.6 Kbps (or faster) modem
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Very Positive (50 reviews)
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VMassi
( 0.5 hrs on record )
Posted: July 23
I would rate it if i still had it in my steam library to play and finish. Just up and left one day. So, Let me say that my vote for thumb up or thumb down have no bearing on the actual game but more of the steam version of the game and what it has to offer over other methods of obtaining a copy of RTCW
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PuGx Gam3rz v2
( 0.8 hrs on record )
Posted: July 23
it a fun game to take your time away and you can have a choice of going stelf or loud you can allways go back and go find the secrets 10 out of 10 recommend it
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Redrum!
( 13.1 hrs on record )
Posted: July 22
I like it , retro old shcool shoot em fun .Graphics are nice concidering and any cheapo card (like mine) can run it on high.
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[R'sDS] Reaper
( 8.2 hrs on record )
Posted: July 18
One of the most legendary classic first person shooters out there, love it!

Has a wide variety of enemies to kill, and also a wide variety of weapons to use.

Highly reccomended.
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BottleGoblin
( 9.0 hrs on record )
Posted: July 12
I recommend this game – next time it is 75% off in a steam sale, pick it up! Works fine on Windows Vista, at least. The graphics are obviously a little old looking now, but the levels are still fun to head around and some of the secrets feel rewarding to find. There’s a few times in the games where you get your weapons/armour reset so once you’ve played once you can remember those times and use up all of the ammo etc in the last level before the re-set. When I had this game the first time round the multiplayer was a lot of fun, but it seems to be a pain to get running and find other players now. Might as well play free Team Fortress 2 for that. Took me less than ten hours to go through single player with a lot of the secrets from memory, but if you didn’t play it before you could get more time out of it – and at 75% off it is pennies per hour of entertainment!
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NotSo
( 4.3 hrs on record )
Posted: July 11
The stealth is OK the gun play is great the map design is great (except the zombie lvls) and the difficulty is on par with darksouls!
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Para
( 0.7 hrs on record )
Posted: July 11
Great Game
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maafricky
( 0.4 hrs on record )
Posted: July 10
really fun old school game
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GeoWolfsDeth
( 1.5 hrs on record )
Posted: July 10
BEWARE: this doesn't come with the CD Key to play online multiplayer!
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ianshroyer16
( 0.1 hrs on record )
Posted: July 10
Don't buy this game. It does not work.
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12 of 13 people (92%) found this review helpful
7 people found this review funny
Recommended
2.6 hrs on record
Posted: July 3
For just $5.00 I can relieve my childhood
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7 of 7 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
12.3 hrs on record
Posted: July 7
Quake 3 + WWII science fiction 9/10
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6 of 7 people (86%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
18.0 hrs on record
Posted: July 1
good old game. one of the first games which i really played through from start to the end.
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
8.2 hrs on record
Posted: July 18
One of the most legendary classic first person shooters out there, love it!

Has a wide variety of enemies to kill, and also a wide variety of weapons to use.

Highly reccomended.
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
1.4 hrs on record
Posted: July 9
Even though the first time I played this game was about 12 years ago when I was like 4, I just barely found out you could pick up chairs in this game. I picked one up, ran to a nearby balcony, saw some nazi soldiers talking about nazi things, threw the chair and it broke to pieces on one of their heads. They were completely fine and unfazed by this sudden event, and kept talking about nazi things.

10/10
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
0.9 hrs on record
Posted: July 3
Its great once patched up properly. Give it a blast.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
0.1 hrs on record
Posted: July 6
I've played this since it first came out. Great game at the time, fits well with the Wolf universe. Looks very dated now, but still a great game.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
4.3 hrs on record
Posted: July 11
The stealth is OK the gun play is great the map design is great (except the zombie lvls) and the difficulty is on par with darksouls!
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
0.4 hrs on record
Posted: July 10
really fun old school game
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