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For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
Stalin vs. Martians 3 aims to provide you a larger-than-life, bigger-than-the-Death-Star experience. While the core gameplay can be described as "Battletech meets Desert Strike meets Cannon Fodder meets your mom", it is not really about the core gameplay. It is about the whole package. You have main missions and a crazy storyline. Then you have videos. And demented mini-games. And wild music. It is the sum of all parts that matters. A perfect guilty pleasure. A kitsch gaming icon. Nothing compares to Stalin vs. Martians.