System Shock 2 begins with you being unfrozen from a long cryogenic sleep aboard the Rickenbacker, a security spaceship assigned to tail the Von Braun on her maiden voyage. Apparently, the Von Braun has been infested by an unknown alien race and has converted the crew into relatively intelligent zombies. You must gather bits of audio clips along the way to figure out what happened to your crew and, more importantly, how you can rid the ship of the aliens. Rely on your skills training from either the Navy, Marines, or OSA to guide you on this difficult path. This 3D title offers unbelievable graphics, as the Thief engine is utilized to provide mouth-watering environments and character skins. The astounding graphics, varied RPG elements, and fluid action make this title worthwhile.

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About System Shock Infinite with 0 comments by xdiesp_ on Jun 5th, 2014

System Shock Infinite has been updated to 1.7, featuring completely remade npc animations.
Marie and Goggles now perform a variety of new actions through the decks of the Von Braun!

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Sep 20, 2014 System Shock Infinite Patch 0 comments

Fix for a random bug that may get a player stuck, late in the game.

Addon - "6 Hours" 1.7
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Addon - "6 Hours" 1.7

Jun 5, 2014 System Shock Infinite Patch 0 comments

"6 Hours" is the timed run addon for System Shock Infinite. Features classic aiming.

Addon - "Easy Mode" 1.7
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Addon - "Easy Mode" 1.7

Jun 5, 2014 System Shock Infinite Patch 0 comments

"Easy Mode" is the beginner's difficulty addon for System Shock Infinite.

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Jun 4, 2014 System Shock Infinite Full Version 0 comments

The main installation file of System Shock Infinite, version 1.7.

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Apr 26, 2014 System Shock 2 Demo 0 comments

The game begins in 2114, forty-two years after the original game System Shock. After the protagonist, Soldier G65434-2, joins the United National Nominate...

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Sep 21, 2013 SHTUP - System Shock 2 Texture Upgrade Demo 5 comments

SHTUP is the one mod you never want to be without. Increases the resolution of all the common (and quite a few of the not-so-common) object textures...

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Dzev Oct 27 2013, 12:38pm buried:


This game is not scare but filled with freaking annoying things such as respawning and boring enemies, alarm-cameras everywhere, questionable rpg elemnts, poor animations, hard to find a way moments, slow player movement makes exploring like hell, etc. Just deleted it yet.

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WyldStyle Feb 15 2014, 12:07am replied:

Wow you're such a jerk if you think this game is a heap of ****, go back to playing your boring Call of Duty games until you realise what a masterpiece this game is!

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lgs Jun 1 2013, 2:47am says:

>Developer2K Boston/2K Australia
Ahem, excuse me.

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WyldStyle Feb 23 2013, 5:45pm says:

I love this game!

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dlausactor6373 Feb 17 2013, 11:11pm says:

System Shock 2 got released on this past Valentines Day! Everyone, stop what you're doing and get it! NOW!!!

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Guest Feb 15 2013, 9:21am says:

Oh, I forgot! Both versions are in German...

MfG anonymous

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Guest Feb 15 2013, 8:54am says:

I have the original System Shock 1 and System Shock 2 game on CD. I would like to share them with the fans but I don't know how? Where can I send the ISO files? I will come back later to look after your response...

MfG anonymous

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SinisterExaggerator Nov 8 2012, 2:47pm says:

Making some bits of SS2 in UDK remaking textures and models from scratch as a personal project.

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defragen1 Oct 11 2012, 9:57pm says:

Did anyone hear about the latest patch??

I hope to see more mods for this game that make coop more balanced and stable!!!

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System Shock 2
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Released Aug 1, 1999
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Highest Rated (2 agree) 10/10

Playing it with Rebirth and SHTUP installed, it's worth it. I liked it more then Deus Ex, may be because you start without everything but bare hands. Survival horror at it's best. And it's cyberpunk!
The game ahead of it's time.

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