Frozen Synapse is the ultimate tactical game: you have full control over your strike team, directing their every movement. At the same time, your opponent is plotting to defeat you. Plan your moves, then hit the "Execute" button: both you and your enemy's turns are executed simultaneously.

Bite-size, hardcore strategy: a touch of X-Com and Laser Squad, with a striking sci-fi aesthetic.

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1 comment by Mode7Games on Dec 12th, 2011

Golden Teabags!

What’s that on top of my MackieHR824 monitor? Could it betwo awards for Frozen Synapse from the inaugural IndieVisibilityawards? Don’t worry, the Golden Teabags will be in their rightful place in the office soon.Yep, we won Strategy Game of the Year and RockPaperShotgun’s Best Glowy Lines Award!I was also nominated for Nicest Man and then beaten by a lawyer. Fail.Here we are accepting the Glowy Lines Award – you can see that I am ranting, typically…

Many thanks to Dan Marshall for organising the tomfoolery – it was cool to see a lot of UK indies in the same place behaving in a relatively acceptable manner. Go here and check out a list of the other winners!

Please vote for us as Indie GOTY!

Indie of the Year Awards

Thanks so much for putting us in the Top 100 on IndieDB, now we need your vote for that all-important award (we are just award-hungry fools, as you can see from this post!) Just click on the red "Top 100 of 2011" button at the top of the game's profile here - much appreciated!

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You've patched in to the enemy's security system: get ready to make your plan. Frozen Synapse is the ultimate strategy game: you have full control over...

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SirWallyWombat Jun 17 2011, 9:46pm says:

One of my friends who I gave a copy of this game to wonders if there will be any thing such as a campaign maker? Where a person could piece together levels from a custom scenario and add in text etc. to make a campaign?

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SirWallyWombat Jun 17 2011, 9:43pm says:

I was actually really surprised by how good this game is, I expected it to be a bland tactical game, but instead it slapped me in the face and showed me all it could do! I love this game and I wonder if you guys will keep updating this already fantastic game.

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IndieBase Jun 2 2011, 3:12pm says:

Fantastic game, with a deep and immersive story. It`s not afraid to have some humour in it either, and it doesn`t ruin the story at all. I`ve heard some people complain about the price tag, well. 55 mission, an epic as **** soundtrack and several multiplayer modes, i can`t really complain personally. The community is not dying either, infact im getting bombarded with invites to games. A fresh breath of air in an otherwise incredibly sad industry oversatured with bad fpses and ripoff dlcs.
Indie gaming!

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Mode7Games Jun 16 2011, 11:17am replied:

One of my fave comments! Thanks!

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avp2501 May 29 2011, 2:25am says:

This NEEDS to be on the 3DS, the ability to play this game using touchscreen and view all the action in real 3D would be amazing. Now go out there and make it happen :)

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KEVLAR60442 May 30 2011, 6:58am replied:

I've been thinking that for a while. This is the perfect kind of game for the portable market. And I can just imagine how awesome the hologram effect would be in 3D. These guys need licensing.

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kaneda31 May 31 2011, 5:22am replied:

You should also do a Nokia N8 port if you're considering mobile, it has dolby surround and a dedicated graphics chip. You can hook the phone up to a HDTV via the HDMI port & cable and play it on the big screen like with any of the games on it

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Darthlex May 29 2011, 10:07am replied:

This guy is actually right..

Now that I consider it, this gameplay would translate perfectly to both the DS and Iphone/Ipad.

But leave the Iphone/Ipad be >_> we dun likes dem.

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Chriz_86 May 28 2011, 2:35pm says:

I've been playing around 4h of the singleplayer by now. Congrats to the devs, amazing work! I'm totally hooked already.

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Tech|Rogue May 27 2011, 9:18pm says:

This woud be perfect for the Humble Indie Bundle 3. Can you work out a Linux version so I can give you my money? Please?

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Thats amazing! Very important tactical game! I like it! But i purchased in a bundle version and i cannot have a CD-key to play online, and the developers dont responding...

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