In 2013 the world was devastated by an apocalyptic event, annihilating almost all mankind and turning the earth’s surface into a poisonous wasteland. A handful of survivors took refuge in the depths of the Moscow underground, and human civilization entered a new Dark Age.

The year is now 2033. An entire generation has been born and raised underground, and their besieged Metro Station-Cities struggle for survival, with each other, and the mutant horrors that await outside.

You are Artyom, born in the last days before the fire, but raised Underground. Having never ventured beyond your Metro Station-City limits, one fateful event sparks a desperate mission to the heart of the Metro system, to warn the remnants of mankind of a terrible impending threat. Your journey takes you from the forgotten catacombs beneath the subway to the desolate wastelands above, where your actions will determine the fate of mankind.

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5 years ago News 0 comments

Studio 4A Games announced that the company passing the scene of the draft Metro 2033: The last refuge take 10 hours of free time. Also, soon, studio talk about engine technology 4A Engine.
Great news from THQ and 4A Games. Metro 2033 sent to the "gold". Long-term development of the game is officially completed and a box with the game will go on sale March 16 in North America and 19 March in Europe.
Plot of the game tells of post-apocalyptic Moscow, where you will be simply to survive. Interfere with this will be numerous mutated creatures that live in the depths of the underground. They will not let you live peacefully.

ENB and SweetFX for Metro 2033

ENB and SweetFX for Metro 2033

4 months ago Effects GFX 5 comments

SweetFX and ENB for Metro 2033. This is a Place and Play, no adjustments required. It includes adjustments for graphics, memory and use with sweetfx...

Metro 2033 Profile Switcher

Metro 2033 Profile Switcher

4 years ago Other 0 comments

C# executable application as described in the file description. edit: Seems the other description I wrote got lost somewhere. This is a C# console app...

Launcher V1.2

Launcher V1.2

5 years ago Metro 2033 launcher Full Version 7 comments

Version 1.2 See Description for the Things included in this release

[Outdated]Launcher V1.1

[Outdated]Launcher V1.1

5 years ago Metro 2033 launcher Full Version 0 comments

-Added Code to pervent the program from trying to run metro.exe if it was not found in the defualt dir.If you get this, launch the game manually. -Added...

[Outdated]Launcher V1.0

[Outdated]Launcher V1.0

5 years ago Metro 2033 launcher Full Version 0 comments

First release, Not all items in the config are up but the basic ones are. I am still testing all of them since I want to confirm what they all do. If...

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☢SRB-DrunkSoviet☢ Aug 2 2012 says:

Well I played the game, read the book, and realized something; This series needs a movie! But the problem is that the games, movies, and books often differ so we would have 3 different versions. That's why I'm curious, which would you prefer? A movie based off the book or a movie based of the game because I think the book was much more interesting. Just curious as to other people opinions.

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boredgunner Aug 6 2012 replied:

A movie based on the book would be best. Look at all movies that are adapted from video games; nobody takes them seriously and the end up being horrible. I wouldn't want that to happen to such a brilliant series.

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☢SRB-DrunkSoviet☢ Aug 7 2012 replied:

Agreed. However, it depends on who's directing it. If I were directing it, I'd get it down to every detail of the book. Hell even making this movie 3 hours long could be possible. Could allow me to add more to the movie.

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boredgunner Aug 7 2012 replied:

Yeah I'd like maybe Alfonso Cuaron or even Spielberg to direct it, though if it was a video game adaptation then it would get some unknown director.

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☢SRB-DrunkSoviet☢ Aug 9 2012 replied:

Although it would confuse audiences who have never even heard of Metro 2033 if we just do everything from the book. We would need explanations such as what's going on through out the story such as when they're moving through the Metro and Kahn starts freaking out. It would be very confusing without the reading part put in so I was thinking maybe put Artyom narrating what's going on at some points as if he's writing it down in a journal.

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Isaiahere Jul 3 2012 says:

I loved the ending

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☢SRB-DrunkSoviet☢ Aug 2 2012 replied:

Which one...?

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McKane Feb 6 2012 says:

This game has an amazing storyline. It's engine is a bit heavy but still good.

Get it, its worth the money!

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Axl_Da_Crazy Oct 26 2011 says:

Just bought this on onlive for £1 it also for $1 great deal!

Love this game!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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harv- Oct 11 2011 says:

Only £5 on Steam at the moment in the THQ sale. Well worth the price. I actually preferred Metro 2033 to Stalker. It has an interesting story, characters and great atmosphere. Like others have said if it wasn't as linear and had more of a free roaming aspect it could have been superb.

Hopefully the Metro Last Light can improve it as the series has a lot of promise.

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wolfedya Oct 3 2011 says:

Man.......this game seems like such a badass thing to get.....
All I'm worried about is that it might not run very well on my PC.....
But I think I'm gonna risk it.....and finaly get it!

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Highest Rated (6 agree) 9/10

A splendid game with stunning elements and captivating storyline.
The atmosphere is delightfully thick and powerful with heavy design to back it all up.

Sadly, the very restrictive gameplay progression, narrative direction, weak audio aspects, low replay value and arcade like game mechanics are drawbacks that cannot be ignored.

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