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FileShack for the week of August 3, 2012 features the Russian Assault demo for Miner Wars 2081, the free game Warsow, and more.
Miner Wars 2081 demo
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Keen Software House and Miner Wars 2081 reaches alpha state and releases its first full mission, Russian Assault, in free demo form. Take to your mining ship 10-years after the destruction of Earth in the year 2081and head below ground in an open world asteriod belt for "rescue, exploration, revenge, base defense, theft, transportation, stealth, search and destroy, pure harvesting, racing" and general destruction missions. Download the Russian Assault demo for Miner Wars 2081 and strap yourselves in for one hell of a ride.
Warsow free game
From Chasseur De Bots comes the 1.0 official release of the free old-school shooter Warsow, which brings you to the cartoony world of rocketlauncher-weilding pigs and lasergun-carrying cyberpunks. Bunny hopping, rocket-jumping, and everything you love make a return. "Speed and movement is what Warsow is all about. Like a true cyberathlete you jump, dash, dodge, and walljump your way through the game. Grab power-ups before your enemy does, plant a bomb before anyone sees you, and steal the enemy’s flag before they know what is going on!" Download the Windows and Linux version here, and the Mac version here.
Bullet Run free-to-play
Step up to the plate for Sony Online Entertainment's new free-to-play multiplayer shooter Bullet Run, launching just last week, which is "the hottest new reality TV game show. In Bullet Run it's not simply gaining the kill that wins you fame. Style and attitude, combined with a hair trigger and cat like reflexes will bring contestants the fame they so desperately desire. Stardom is at your fingertips." Become a contestant today and get the downloader here.
Delver alpha demo
Take to the depths of Delver, currently in its alpha state by Chad Cuddigan, which is a "first person action roguelike." If you enjoy rougelike gameplay, first person gameplay, and blocky Minecraft-style graphics, Delver is definitely the game for you. Download the alpha here.
The Chronicles of Veltron demo
Not into roguelikes or dungeon divers? MM Games comes to the rescue with The Chronicles of Veltron. "What looks like an ordinary day for Veltron, in a matter of min his life changes and he is forced to save the entire world from a mysterious force who threatens to take it over." With a top-down perspective and 2d graphics, MM Games hopes you'll give their demo a whirl here.
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