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  • Summary: In the worlds first AAA, free to play, online multiplayer, session-based shooter game, players will compete with each other in fun action packed team vs. team ground combat. War Inc. Battle Zone will have multiple locations and a variety of modes and options for all players.
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  1. Aug 31, 2012
    77
    WIB might not be an innovator, but it's balanced, addictive, is backed up by a dedicated dev team and the community has reached the critical mass point that guarantees a match, 24/7, There are aspects that can be improved generally, but WIB is a worthy game, particularly for shooter fans. [August 2012]
  2. Sep 13, 2011
    60
    I quickly tired of War Inc.'s incredibly limited map selection. [Nov 2011, p.74]
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 22
  2. Negative: 12 out of 22
  1. Aug 16, 2012
    10
    Easy to pick up, fast paced, no unnecessary BS. Used to be a CS player, then quit for a while. Couldn't play some FPS games because I couldn'tEasy to pick up, fast paced, no unnecessary BS. Used to be a CS player, then quit for a while. Couldn't play some FPS games because I couldn't catch up with the complex mechanics. War Inc. came and it's the simple game-play and weapon customization appealed to me. Expand
  2. Dec 31, 2011
    10
    The game has recently undergone a major update. The major update includes enhancements not only to the gameplay but also to the graphics. TheThe game has recently undergone a major update. The major update includes enhancements not only to the gameplay but also to the graphics. The graphics now look simply stunning with anti-aliasing turned on, even medium settings surpass what the PS3 and X360 are capable of graphically. This is because the game utilizes HDR, soft body dynamics, soft shadows etc. The update also bought several new maps and an extra gamemode to the table, this means the game now has more replayability than previous. It's also important to note that this game is still in beta and as such, the game is not at it's full scale. There is no doubt that once the game is out of beta, more maps and gamemodes will be added. The game uses a freemium business model. However, the game is fairly balanced in this respect, meaning that players that have decided to play for extras such as guns etc do not have an unfair advantage over those who haven't. I've played many other free to play games where this has been an issue, this is not the case here. The majority of players on the game are friendly and supportive. However, like on any online game, you will always encounter somebody who is aggressive and mean.

    The game servers offer a low ping for players in Europe. I'm unsure about other territories as I live in Europe. As far as cheaters are concerned, I haven't encountered many and the cheat protection on the servers is generally good. It isn't bulletproof though and there is definitely some room for improvement. For example, the game could instead use a system similar to that of the old-style Punkbuster and utilize GUIDs instead of just banning I.P. addresses. This is because I.P addresses can be easily changed and then the cheater can return to the game after creating a new account.

    Remember that the game is free but does use a premium business model. The best thing you can do is to download the game and give it a shot. You might like it and you might not. At the end of the day, it's a free game and it's enjoyable. Who knows, you might end up being busy for sometime!
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  3. Aug 16, 2012
    10
    This game is sooooo cool. It has a full weapon customization with so many weapons. Cool set of armors and skills. The UV, turret and airThis game is sooooo cool. It has a full weapon customization with so many weapons. Cool set of armors and skills. The UV, turret and air support item are so unique.. I'll definitely play this cool game. Expand
  4. Mar 2, 2012
    3
    War Inc. I tried this game on a whim. This game started out with one of the worst gaming experiences I have had in a long time. This is likelyWar Inc. I tried this game on a whim. This game started out with one of the worst gaming experiences I have had in a long time. This is likely due to the game, on some maps, becoming Spawn Camp: The Game. But then, after I got past level nine, I got to a new level bracket and everything was a lot better. The game seemed balanced and the "pay to win" stuff did not help you much at all so you had to use skill. THEN I got to level 20 and the flood gates to Hell opened. You see, this game has a level system that goes up to 60. This is cool and fun, but what is NOT fun is what they do when you hit level 20. They only have rooms for levels 1 through 9, 9 through 20, AND 20 through 60! 20 to 60? WHY!? Why did they do this? When you hit this point, all the fun in the game is gone. You will normally be against people three times your level and you CANNOT beat them. It does not matter if you get the drop on them or anything, because they have more skill points than you AND better weapons. You simply have no chance. The worse part is "pay to win" really starts to hit it home here, and the gear from the paid weapons and armor is nuts. STAY AWAY FROM THIS GAME. The company has made HUGE mistakes in how they made this game and need to improve it or else they just need to be shut down. Lightfox score: 0 out of 10. No redeeming qualities for the mistakes they have made. Expand
  5. Apr 22, 2012
    2
    If you are looking for a free shooter but don't want to end up burned go looking for something else, because this one is kind of crappy,If you are looking for a free shooter but don't want to end up burned go looking for something else, because this one is kind of crappy, Alliance of Valiant Arms is bit better, even if not perfect. Expand
  6. Nov 12, 2011
    1
    lol, pure absence of fun. There is an incredibly thin map selection to choose from which helps the game become more boring then it allreadylol, pure absence of fun. There is an incredibly thin map selection to choose from which helps the game become more boring then it allready is. Graphics aren't nice to look at and the gameplay is just plain simple and generic. I highly recommend people go for any other F2P game then this 1 Expand
  7. Feb 18, 2013
    0
    After seeing war z and this I can't give any credit to a game like this

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