The Showdown Effect

Fight to the death for fun, for glory and for awesome!
The Showdown Effect is a 2.5D multiplayer action game inspired by 80’s and 90’s action movies. Champions from throughout time fight to death for fun, for glory and for awesome. No explosion is too loud and no bullet dodge is impossible. Impale your friend with a broomstick and tell them to "Stick around" as you jetpack off to the next enemy.

The Showdown Effect also uses integrated streaming technology to live stream directly to Twitch.tv, without the need for third party software. Experience the most over-the-top action sequences from your favorite movies across different environments Numerous heroes, dozens of weapons, hundreds of moves - infinite fun.

Thank you for creating a Paradox Account! We have sent you a link to confirm your email address.

Details

Os Os Compatibility
Platforms
Release Date
March 05 2013
Genres
Action
9.99 USD

Add to cart options

Product Actions

The Showdown Effect is a 2.5D multiplayer action game inspired by 80’s and 90’s action movies. Champions from throughout time fight to death for fun, for glory and for awesome. No explosion is too loud and no bullet dodge is impossible. Impale your friend with a broomstick and tell them to "Stick around" as you jetpack off to the next enemy.

The Showdown Effect also uses integrated streaming technology to live stream directly to Twitch.tv, without the need for third party software. Experience the most over-the-top action sequences from your favorite movies across different environments Numerous heroes, dozens of weapons, hundreds of moves - infinite fun.
Add-ons
Introduction
Fight to the death for fun, for glory and for awesome!
The Showdown Effect recreates the outrageous combat found in classic action movies and then takes it one step further. Use weaponry pulled straight from the silver screen's unparalleled arsenal: shotguns, baseball bats, assault rifles, umbrellas, grenades, katanas, rocket launchers and more.

No explosion is too loud and no bullet dodge is impossible. Impale your friend with a broomstick and tell them to “Stick around” as you jetpack off to the next enemy. The Showdown Effect also uses integrated streaming technology to live stream directly to Twitch.tv, without the need for third party software.
Main Features

Up to 8 player fast paced, cinematic, multiplayer action.


In-game, out-of-the box streaming capability to Twitch.tv (PC only).


8 clichéd characters , each with unique abilities.


6 levels across two different environments.


4 different free for all and team based game modes.


Solo matchmaking using ELO rating system.

Custom rules sets to create your own game modes – Pistols only! 


Progressive rewards and unlocks for character and weapon customization.


Experience the most over-the-top action sequences from your favorite movies across different environments.


Numerous heroes, dozens of weapons, hundreds of moves - infinite fun.

Product Details
Description
The Showdown Effect is a 2.5D multiplayer action game inspired by 80’s and 90’s action movies. Champions from throughout time fight to death for fun, for glory and for awesome. No explosion is too loud and no bullet dodge is impossible. Impale your friend with a broomstick and tell them to "Stick around" as you jetpack off to the next enemy.

The Showdown Effect also uses integrated streaming technology to live stream directly to Twitch.tv, without the need for third party software. Experience the most over-the-top action sequences from your favorite movies across different environments Numerous heroes, dozens of weapons, hundreds of moves - infinite fun.
System Requirements
Supports mac
Supports windows
Minimum OS:Mac OSX 10.7 or later Processor:2.4 GHz Dual Core Memory:4 GB RAM Graphics:512 MB NVIDIA GeForce 9800 / ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT Hard Drive:2 GB HD space Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
Minimum OS:Windows Vista / Windows 7 Processor:2.4 GHz Dual Core Memory:4 GB RAM Graphics:512 MB NVIDIA GeForce 9800 / ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT Hard Drive:2 GB HD space Sound:DirectX® Compatible Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
Platforms
Steam
OS Compatibility
Supports mac
Supports windows
Developer
Arrowhead
Controller
No
Gameplay
Singleplayer
Multiplayer
Languages
English
Violence
Online Play