HELLDIVERS is a top-down squad shooter set in a dystopian future where mankind is ruled by a managed democracy. As part of the elite unit called the HELLDIVERS, players must work together to protect Super Earth and defeat the enemies of mankind in an intense intergalactic war.
When people throw around the term twin-stick shooter, it's easy to associate it with other titles who have either excelled at the genre, like Geometry Wars, or failed, like Halo: Spartan Assault. Though any way you look at it, a twin-stick shooter is usually associated with holding the right analog stick in a constant direction, unleashing a steady stream of bullets on any enemy that dares to grace your screen. Helldivers, by Arrowhead Game Studios, is a refreshing take on the genre, one that rewards brains over brawn and tactics over bullet counts. Welcome to Super Earth Helldiver, our very own planet in the distant future that's seemingly a prime target for alien Bugs, homocidal Cyborgs, and the robotic Illuminates who apparently obsess over laser technology. Your... Read Review