First person shooter. Assume a role of Alexander Nesterov, who is sent to uncover mystery of a nuclear-powered icebreaker whose crew has befallen an unusual tragedy. Alexander should explore the frozen vessel getting the gradual flow of information that makes players be shackled to the game till final episode. As you move through the terrifying and claustrophobic corridors of the "North Wind" tons of the mutant species attack you, so be ready for intense action. You are to keep your body warm by using burning torches, flaming debris and desk lamps to provide replenish your health level. You will not die if the health meter practically empty but a short run through severe Arctic fogs can easily be fatal.
Style and atmosphere inside the game:
Cryostasis is the terrifying first person shooter that makes you shiver due to unique thrilling atmosphere. Atmosphre is emphasized by Arctic environment: ice, snow, severe blizzards, extremely cold temperature and so on. Flakes of frost fall down from above, wavy sheets of ice crystals cover walls and machinery, and when you're exposed to full blasts of the arctic blizzard, the roar of the wind will deafen you till the rush of snow and ice blinds you. Locations are well done, and may differ in the present and the past when you first explore them via flashback episodes. Water, ice, flames are also awesome doe to realistic lighting and shadows. All in all, if you like first person shooter with intense atmosphere and engaging story, this game is for you.
Offline gameplay: 1 player
ESRB Ratio: Teen
Extras and features:
· High Quality Graphics
· Huge Arsenal
· Wide Range of Mutant Species
· Original Flashback Mechanic
· Unique Game Atmosphere
· Requires decent pc configuration
Windows XP/Vista/7,Processor: PIV 2.2 GHz,DirectX 9.0c,1 GB RAM,Free hard drive space: 5.5 GB,PCI 256MB DirectX 9.0c,DirectX-compliant Sound Card
Criostasis, Croystasis, Kryostasis, Cryotsasis