(released as Odium
in North America
) is a turn-based tactics computer game
developed by Polish
developer Metropolis Software
and published by Monolith Productions
. The game was later ported to Linux
by Hyperion Entertainment
and published by Linux Game Publishing
. Hyperion Entertainment
also announced an AmigaOS 4
of the game, but still nothing has currently been released.
The game features two modes: In the real-time 'exploration' mode, the player controls game characters using a mouse in a point-and-click manner to navigate the player characters through the city as well as interacting with various objects in the game world.
Combat takes place in pre-set encounters located in specific areas of each level map.
In the 'combat' mode, the screen is divided into squares with player and computer-controlled characters taking turns trying to eliminate the opposing party. In one turn each game character can move by a certain number of squares and use a weapon once, or decide to take cover instead. Weapons have different tactical effects, for example the pistol can only be fired orthogonally, while the rifle can be fired orthogonally and diagonally.
The game ends if any player-controlled character dies.
The player commands a small group of NATO
soldiers who must reveal the mystery behind the sudden appearance of hybrid creatures in a small Polish town near Lubin
. Town is terrorized, the area is surrounded... Read More