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Humble Bundle Weekly Sale features Red Orchestra 1 and 2, and Killing Floor

This week's Humble Bundle Weekly Sale, the newly introduced weekly installment of the pay-what-you-want deals on games, features Tripwire's Red Orchestra: Ostfront 41-45, Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad GOTY and Killing Floor. Paying $1 or more will grant buyers Red Orchestra and Red Orchestra 2 GOTY edition and their respective soundtracks. The GOTY edition includes an added Battle of Stalingrad single player mode. As part of the Humble Bundle, it will also come with two three-day Steam Guest Passes for friends to play the game. Those who purchase the Bundle for the above average price — which is $2.91 at the time of writing — will receive the Killing Floor, its soundtrack and 11 pieces of DLC for the game. The Humble Bundle Weekly Sale was announced March 19, and launched...


Red Orchestra 2 on sale and free-to-play this weekend on Steam

Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad, Tripwire Interactive's multiplayer WWII first-person shooter, is free-to-play this weekend and on sale in celebration of the game's recent content update, according to a post on the game's website. According to its Steam listing, players can download and play the FPS at no cost through Sunday, Dec. 16 at 4 p.m. ET. Players will have access to the recently-released Fall 2012 Content Pack, which includes the Barashka map from the original Red Orchestra and a streamlined interface in the game's timed, objective-based Countdown mode, which is offering double XP this weekend. Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad and its related Windows PC content is also getting a 75 percent discount on Steam this weekend. If you like what you play for free, you can...


Free Red Orchestra 2 update adds classic map Barashka, redesigned mode, more

The latest free update to Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad, a World War II first-person shooter from Tripwire Interactive, brings in the fan-favorite Barashka map, a redesigned Countdown mode and more. Barashka is a beloved map from the original Red Orchestra, and the developers have reworked it for the sequel, adding combined arms combat, villages, bridges and a river crossing. As you can see in the trailer above, the new elements lead to some heavily contested hotspots. Barashka is playable in Territory and Countdown modes. Tripwire also revamped the Countdown mode itself, simplifying things with an easier-to-understand interface and match flow that make for "much more instant and direct battles," according to the studio. The update includes a few minor changes as well, such as...


Serious Sam 3 and Red Orchestra 2 get Steam Workshop support

Both Serious Sam 3 and Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad now have Steam Workshop support, meaning that players can now use community-made weapons, maps and mod the games. In the case of Red Orchestra 2, Tripwire Interactive announced today that while there isn't much available in the workshop yet, players can expect to play new maps created by modders or get involved in the modding themselves. Tripwire is hosting a "Counterattack" Custom Map Making Competition with $35,000 worth of prizes to be won and a custom PC for the Grand Prize winner. The Red Orchestra 2 SDK is free to anyone who already owns a copy of the game. The Serious Sam 3 Steam Workshop support gives players the option to subscribe to modders that use the Serious Editor and there will be more than 60 mods to play...


Steam Workshop now supports 'Killing Floor,' adding 'Red Orchestra 2'

Steam Workshop now supports Tripware Interactive's co-op first person-shooter Killing Floor, and support for World War 2-themed shooter Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad is on the way, Valve recently announced. The modding community for Killing Floor can now share their mods, maps, and weapons, including popular mods based on the Doom series using the games' assets. Players can begin creating their own custom content by following the guides at Tripwire's Killing Floor wiki page. Workshop support is coming to Red Orchestra 2 "soon," as the developer is currently working to integrate the service into the game. To celebrate both games' compatibility, Steam created a Tripwire bundle including Killing Floor and all downloadable character packs, Red Orchestra 2, Red Orchestra: Ostfront...

Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad Releases
North America
  • Windows
    • Released 09/13/2011
    • Publisher Tripwire Interactive
    • Developer Tripwire Interactive
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