Welcome to RADICAL HEIGHTS, a free X-TREME Early Access BATTLE ROYALE shooter. Partake in high-stakes gunplay as you loot for weapons, gadgets, cosmetics, and CASH! Survive to the end or risk it all in this irreverent action game show where everyone wants to be rich and famous!
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Mixed (105) - 68% of the 105 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Release Date:
Apr 10, 2018

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Early Access is an incredible opportunity for us to get the core foundation of the game into players’ hands and start building a community almost immediately. At Boss Key, we have some really unique twists we want to put in the Battle Royale genre, and launching into Early Access allows for us to share those high level ideas with our community quickly. We want to work with our fans to build Radical Heights into the ridiculous sandbox of fun we want it to be. It's all about community engagement, and once we launch, this game is no longer our game, but our community's game, and we are ready to mold it together.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“Our current plan is to be in Early Access for about a year. This gives us time to solidify the foundation of the game with our community, build out additional features, and develop a solid understanding of what works, what doesn't, and flesh out a full release content plan based on what we think is right for the game.”

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

“Our team has a high-level vision for where we want Radical Heights to be by the time we leave Early Access and a solid road map for what new content we will drop throughout. Our community can expect new weapons, gadgets, customization, vehicles, game show events, game modes, and eventually a Daily/Weekly Challenges system! We will continue to push and identify features that the community thinks is best and fits within our development vision.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Radical Heights is a work in progress; we are launching in a state that we have branded 'X-Treme” Early Access. The core gameplay experience is complete. However, players should expect to experience placeholder assets in the world including; models, audio, animation, and even entire buildings. We are actively working on improving performance and bringing the level of polish up across the entire experience.”

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

“Radical Heights has been built from the ground up with Free to Play in mind, and we plan to keep it that way post Early Access as well.”

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

“Balancing weapons and combat experience will be the number one focus with the community. We have unique weapons and gadgets we are trying out, and we believe they work, but every game needs tuning and adjustment when you are dealing with a large number of players and their individual experiences. Outside of combat, we want to develop fun sandbox style experiences within the world, and take Radical Heights to unique places with social features. We need our community's input to truly do this in a meaningful way.”
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May 3

Radical Heights - Patch 2

Buckle up those fanny packs, Contestants! It's time for a brand new Radical Heights update! We're bringing you more ways to customize, more optimizations and more ways to dance like you have never danced before today, May 3 at 12pm/ET.

Tell 'em what they've won, Roddy! Roddy...? Well it seems Roddy isn't here, so we'll try to do this in our best announcer voice.

Patch #2 includes things like...

NEW GADGET
Introducing the newest gadget from J.A.N.U.S., the Scanner. Deploy this to temporarily show the last location of enemies within a certain radius on your minimap.



MORE WAYS TO CUSTOMIZE
Dress to impress with new cosmetic items, including new hairstyles and dances! But wait there's more! Now you can turn your contestant to see just how rad you look from all angles. Wow, those stretchy zebra pants are stylin'! You'll also see that the customization process has been consolidated into one area. Now all you have to do is open your Prize Room to see all the items to customize your contestant and Kill card.



BIKE RAMPS
We're ramping up your bike tricks! New ramps made of a wood-like polymer that smells of pine and determination have been placed around the map so you can show off those rad, mad BMX skills.

That's a few honorable mentions added to our second patch. You can find more details on what else has been added and improved below! As always, be sure to let us know your thoughts after you get hands-on with the update!

GENERAL
  • Fixed parties disbanding after each match.
  • Performance optimizations when switching to and from aim down sight or scope view
  • General performance optimizations ongoing - players should see increased FPS.
  • Improved ATM interaction: You can now queue as much money as you want to withdraw or deposit!
  • Improved server region selection:
  • Fixed issue where no region could be selected if pings were too high
  • Now defaults to auto-select regions with a ping below 100ms
  • Increased maximum allowed ping to select a region to 200ms
  • Updates across the world!
  • Various collision and geo fixes
  • Art pass started on locations that were previously only greybox.
  • You can now rotate your character in the menu by clicking and dragging.
  • Online friends are now sorted at the top of the friends list
  • Reduced the range you can hear the supply line.
  • Zip lines can be grabbed from any point, instead of just the start.
  • New animations for healing/eating burgers in prone and crouch.
  • More crowd/announcer audio adjustments!
  • Audio options now work!

COSMETICS
  • Prize Room: All customization options have been merged into the Prize Room.
    • This now displays both owned and unlockable items.
    • There is now a sort option for "owned" items.
    • Kill Card and Character options are also now available from the Prize Room.
  • *NEW* Added 32 New Cosmetic Items
  • 4 Emotes - Rad Gems Only
  • 3 New Hairstyles - Rad Gems Only
  • 3 Glasses
  • 1 Fanny Pack
  • 2 Gloves
  • 3 Shoes
  • 2 Hats
  • 6 Pants
  • 8 Shirts
  • *NEW* Added 10 Kill Card Options - ALL FREE!
  • 3 Backgrounds
  • 3 Borders
  • 4 Profile Icons

BMX BIKES
  • Increased pitch up/down air control.
  • Easier to stop spinning/flipping in air.
  • Curbs and bumps won’t flip/spin the bike as much.
  • Variable jump height: tap for a small jump to avoid small obstacles or hold & release for a fully charged jump.
  • Lots of ramps added to the world to do sick flips on!

WEAPONS/GEAR
  • *New Gadget*: Scanner!
  • This gadget scans enemies in a large radius around the player. Enemies detected have their location at the time they were scanned revealed on the player's minimap temporarily.
  • Improved perspective of first person weapons in aim down sight
  • Balance adjustments
  • Aug: Damage reduced
  • FAL: Damage reduced
  • UZI: ROF reduced, Range increased, Price increased
  • HiTec: ROF reduced, Range increased
  • AK74u: ROF reduced, Range increased
  • M12: Range increased
  • M16: Range increased, Price increased
  • 1887: Spread increased
  • Stakeout Shotgun: Spread increased

COMING SOON!
While we can't share all the details of what we've been working on just yet, we did want to share a few things that you will be seeing in future updates. The team has heard your feedback and has been putting it into action! We put "!" behind all of them because we're really excited. Hope you Rad Contestants are too!
  • ADS sensitivity slider!
  • ADS and spring toggle options!
  • Ammo splitting!
  • Major changes around the map, new buildings, art passes across many areas!
  • Major changes to Lustful Pines Campground!
  • New Game Show event!

Okay, contestants, it's time to jump in and try out the newest additions and improvements in The Dome! Let us know what you think on our Twitter, FaceBook or the official forums. Oh, and keep sending those righteous gameplay clips our way! Who knows...maybe we'll share your rad moments.

That’s all for now, contestants. Go forth and reach those Radical Heights!
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About This Game

Welcome to RADICAL HEIGHTS, a free *X-TREME Early Access* BATTLE ROYALE shooter. Partake in high-stakes battle royale gunplay in a sunny SoCal dome as contestants drive-by on BMX bikes or stalk other contestants from the shadows in search for weapons and prizes...but also CASH that you can bank - win or lose! Whether you spend that cash on righteous customization in your personal prize room or pull it from an ATM to purchase weapons early in the next game -- building a wealth of cash is as important as taking down the competition in this irreverent 80s-themed action game show where everyone wants to be rich and famous!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-2500K / FX-6300
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 660 2GB, AMD Radeon 7870 2GB
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 6 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Recommended specs for Low Quality settings in 1080p resolution.
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-6600K / AMD Ryzen 5 1600
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 3GB / AMD Radeon RX 580 4GB
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 6 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Recommended specs optimized for 60FPS in High Quality settings in 1080p resolution

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