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Recruits is a squad based top down shooter. Inspired by games like Cannon Fodder, Alien Swarm and Jagged Alliance Recruits puts players on the front lines of the battlefield to accomplish your missions through any means necessary. Fast paced and packed with explosions, Recruits offers a wide variety of features that allow you, and your friends to take command of the action and lead your men to victory.

As players progress through the game they will gain ranks and respect amongst their fellow soldiers, giving them bonus abilities, unlocked items and perks to better defeat their enemies. The main aim for the player is to complete their missions and gain as many kill points as possible. The higher the rank of the player, the more efficient soldier they are, giving the team a better chance of surviving the missions and ultimately the war.

In each level, players will have to move out, saving POW's and civilians, avoiding traps, searching out and killing Enemy Soldiers, destroying enemy buildings and vehicles in order to safely get extracted from the battlefield.

Recruits is an action packed Top Down Shooter that will deliver you and your friends to the front lines of brutal combat situations.

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6 comments by 3dRobbo on Aug 1st, 2014

Hi everyone.


We are happy to announce that Recruits is now available to Steam Early Access!


If you have bought the alpha already you can get your Steam Key on Desura and Indiegamestand right now. People who bought the game through Groupees will be able to get keys in a couple of hours.


Desura:
You will need to go to your Collection page (Desura.com). There, you can locate your game and click on the link labeled 'keys' next to it. A window will pop up and provide you with your Steam Key.

Indiegamestand:
Loginto your Indiegamestand account and navigate to your wallet. There you should find your Steam Key.

Groupees:
Groupees Keys are all ready to go now - log into your Groupees profiles, you will see a key under the Build a Greenlight Bundle tab.

We hope everyone enjoys the Early Access of Recruits as much as we do and we hope you leave as much feedback as possible. We are working on getting the Desura version up and running for those Desura players, but this may take some time as our team is VERY small and we need to devote a large chunk of development towards this.


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Thanks for your support!

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Chopper Pickup - Wallpaper

Chopper Pickup - Wallpaper

Jan 20, 2013 Wallpapers 6 comments

1920x1200 Wallpaper of Choppers in Recruits (not game camera).

Recruits Alpha Demo

Recruits Alpha Demo

Dec 10, 2012 Demo 0 comments

This demo includes 2 of the missions from the full version alpha. Many features and bug fixes are missing in this demo but it's main purpose is to give...

Tank Battles - Wallpaper

Tank Battles - Wallpaper

Aug 26, 2012 Wallpapers 0 comments

1920x1080 Wallpaper of Tanks in Recruits (not game camera). Our Blog www.commotion-games.com

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Drakel101
Drakel101 Jun 16 2011, 4:37pm says:

As much as I love how the game looks as well as the style is it just me who doesn't agree with the US being shown as the good guys in every singly Vietnam game? Not to say that I don't think the US soldiers thought they were fighting for a good cause but the Us government at that time was over aggressive, brutal and militarily was a failure in Vietnam.

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3dRobbo
3dRobbo Jun 16 2011, 5:02pm replied:

I agree, the US is shown as the good guys in all of those Vietnam Games. Even though we are using Vietnam as a scenario/base for Recruits, we hope to not focus on whose fighting who, just that there were young men (on both sides) who went to war and fought for their countries. We want to bring action and excitement to you guys in this game, and not to focus on what governments have done in the past. Good Comment Drakel101, hope you like the game when it comes out.

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Orange-Sama
Orange-Sama Jun 12 2011, 3:36am says:

Its still looking great. keep it up.

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Far-East
Far-East Jun 11 2011, 3:40am says:

Damn i love 2.5D games.
Will it be top down or Side-Scroller?

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3dRobbo
3dRobbo Jun 16 2011, 5:34am replied:

It will be top down-ish. Hope you like this one :)

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Orange-Sama
Orange-Sama Jun 28 2011, 6:28am replied:

*Comment deleted*

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leathery
leathery Jun 3 2011, 12:51am says:

tracked

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ken9764
ken9764 Jun 2 2011, 10:43am says:

looks fun

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Orange-Sama
Orange-Sama Jun 1 2011, 8:12am says:

hmm, looks like a decent development, would like to see more. /tracking

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3dRobbo
3dRobbo Jun 1 2011, 5:02pm replied:

Thanks Jaymiller, we are progressing really well at the moment, expect more updates in the coming days.

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nice game

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