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7.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 88 ratings
  1. 10 (21)
  2. 9 (13)
  3. 8 (24)
  4. 7 (17)
  5. 6 (3)
  6. 5 (4)
  7. 4 (0)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (4)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    Pretty good game. A mix of Battlefield 2142 and Savage

    Rated on September 27, 2011 by foxkashima

    Nuclear Dawn is a Multiplayer First-Person-Shooter in a future setting between two factions, not unlike Battlefield 2142. The Twist is that the commander of each side also build their bases, outpos...

    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    With just a bit more polish and advertising we could be looking at the next cult hit multiplayer PC FPS

    Rated on February 02, 2012 by raven28256

    The Good: Solid, addictive gameplay Unique twist on the standard class-based multiplayer formula Great value; lots of fun for a cheap price The Bad: No real tutorial or way to practice Comm...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    The learning curve is painful, but the payoff is worth it.

    Rated on October 21, 2011 by bowlingotter

    There's a certain satisfaction to conquering a steep learning curve. Sometimes, the games that are the most difficult to learn are also the ones that become the most engaging when enough time and ener...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    BF2142 with RTS elements

    Rated on March 20, 2012 by y3ivan

    Competitive multiplayer only game that support 32 players in a futuristic war similar to BF2142 and scaled to foot infantry combat and an improved commander role with rather interesting RTS elements. ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Unlike many hybrids, Nuclear Dawn manages to successfully combine it's two genres to create a great online experience.

    Rated on February 16, 2012 by OB-47

    Video game hybrids tend to be silly and gimmicky things, almost solely hanging onto their promise of "two different styles of gameplay", when in the end, it just means double the awfulness. This is...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Nuclear Dawn smartly adds RTS to FPS, but you won't be using that RTS very much.

    Rated on January 22, 2012 by ivory_soul

    The Good: Mixes RTS and FPS in a smart way, classes are fun to use, lots of people playing online, tug-of-war action during matches is addictive The Bad: No campaign, no bots, looks pretty average,...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.