GOG Goes Russian…with Love

It hasn’t been long since GOG‘s website offered German text and introduced more localisations with their GOG Goes German announcement, so this time it’s all about Russia.

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With over 150 games from Russia, the move to add even more and also offer Russian users an easier access to the catalogue in their own native language is both welcome and understandable. Like its German counterpart, this is celebrated with the release of new games in addition to discounts on older titles.

The following titles are new:

Galactic Assault: Prisoner of Power
Sea Dogs
Wings of Prey Complete
Pilot Brothers
Men of War
Death to Spies

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As part of the From Russian with Love offer, these titles are on sale this weekend:

Alien Shooter + Expansions
Alien Shooter 2: Reloaded
American Conquest + Fight Back
Blitzkrieg Anthology
Blitzkrieg 2 Anthology
Cossacks Anthology
Death to Spies
Eador: Masters of the Broken World
Eador: Masters of the Broken World – Allied Forces
Eador: Genesis
Etherlords
Etherlords 2
Fantasy Wars
Heroes of Annihilated Empires
IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946
King’s Bounty: Crossworlds GOTY
King’s Bounty: Dark Side
King’s Bounty: Dark Side Premium Edition
King’s Bounty: Dark Side Premium Edition Upgrade
King’s Bounty: The Legend
King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North
King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North Complete Edition
King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North Complete Edition Upgrade
Knock-Knock
Massive Assault
Men of War
Pathologic
Perimeter
Pilot Brothers
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl
S2: Silent Storm Gold Edition
Soldiers: Heroes of World War II
Space Rangers HD: A War Apart
Star Wolves
Vangers
Zombie Shooter
Zombie Shooter 2

There are obviously too many games to go into detail (and almost none I actually played) and it’s difficult to find the cream of the crop. However, it seems that the war theme is prevalent in most of the titles, as is an unsettling feeling permeating these games. The S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series has been praised many times for doing something different from other FPS, while Pathologic is a unique horror survival simulation experience. Knock-Knock also appears to be quite an interesting take on the horror genre. I guess I have to check out the Pilot Brothers adventure game because of my affinity to the genre…

Another nice move by GOG in addition to these discounts and releases everyone can profit from is that users from Russia will not only get Russian customer support, but “more games will be priced appropriately for these territories”, meaning that they’ll be available cheaper there due to “independent countries that emerged from the USSR, places where game prices have historically been lower than in western markets”.

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About nufafitc

Being an avid gamer, cinemaniac, and bookworm in addition to other things the internet and new media present, I'm also very much into DIY music, rock and pop in particular. Writing short or longer pieces about anything that interests me has always made me happy. As both an editor for German website "Adventure-Treff" and UK website "Future Sack", I like to write reviews and news about recent developments in the movies, games and book industry.
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