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Hard Reset

Hard Reset review

Switch it off, or switch it on again?

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3 years ago

Hard Reset Redux Gameplay Vid Heralds June Launch

Before reviving 3DR Realms's Shadow Warrior, developers Flying Wild Hog made their very own '90s-style FPS, Hard Reset. As well as working on Shadow Warrior 2, Flying Wild Hog have been polishing up Hard Reset for a new release as Hard Reset Redux [official site], and now it has a release date of June 3rd. This announcement also brings a 16-minute gameplay trailer, and shows…

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Hard Reset Redux Revamping Throwback FPS

Shadow Warrior 2 looks pretty dang swish, doesn't it? I've been pretty surprised by, and pleased with, how nicely Polish studio Flying Wild Hog's revive-o-rebooting of 3D Realms' vintage FPS has gone well. Now they're also returning to their own older work. Hard Reset Redux is coming, a revamp of the throwback FPS they released in 2011. It doesn't sound massively different, with fancied-up graphics…

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6 years ago

Split Personality: Hard Reset Devs Revive Shadow Warrior

In a post-re-Rise-of-the-Triad world, any franchise reboot is possible. Case in point: Shadow Warrior. The original was a ninja-themed first-person shooter sliced and diced from Duke Nukem 3D's cloth - Build engine,¬†unrepentantly¬†offensive humor, and all - but it didn't exactly have legions of lovers banging down doors for its long-overdue return. At least, not that I'm aware of. Maybe I should've looked in more shadows.…

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7 years ago

Gift That Keeps On Gibbing: Hard Reset’s Free DLC

Well, this sort of came out of nowhere - not that I'm complaining, mind you. After already waving its magically miserly wand and poofing our dusty old copies of Hard Reset into shiny Extended Editions for free, Flying Wild Hog's seen fit to hand out yet another freebie. [Edit: It's actually the Extended Edition's content, but released as free DLC on Steam. Throw rotten vegetables…

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