Recruits is a squad based top down shooter. Inspired by games like Cannon Fodder, Alien Swarm and Jagged Alliance Recruits puts players on the front lines of the battlefield to accomplish your missions through any means necessary. Fast paced and packed with explosions, Recruits offers a wide variety of features that allow you, and your friends to take command of the action and lead your men to victory.

RSS Feed Recruits Alpha v0.021 (Playable Tank, New Level)

This version of the alpha includes a range of additions to gameplay as well as a new level (Demo Mission 4) and vehicle (CAF Tank).

Posted by 3dRobbo on Aug 16th, 2012

Hey everyone,
Recruits Alpha v0.021 is ready to download and play now! - Our second of many many releases!

This version of the alpha includes a range of additions to gameplay as well as a new level (Demo Mission 4) and vehicle (CAF Tank). You can also find the tank hidden in Mission 3.

Desura Digital Distribution
If you haven't already, head over to the game page on Desura to preorder and support Recruits, giving you instant access to the latest alpha version of the game that includes all the features we have been showing.

Take a look at the change log notes below to get an overview of specific details for the release:
General Fixes
Fixed XP total now adds up
Fixed Missions load in correct order
Fixed Continue button at level end
Fixed Squad dont dismember when incapacitated
Added incapasitated flashig symbol
Fixed Countdown is now in minutes
Fixed Aiming at self shoot straight ahead
Fixed Abilities are hidden when ALT is not pressed
Added Delay to throwing grenades
Changed Shoot range
Changed Soldier names update
Added Arctic Level (Mission 4)
Added RPG men as enemies (red characters)
Added CAF Tank (work in progress)
Added Claymores
Fixed Mines
Added C4
Fixed Decals dont flicker much
List of useful buttons:
N - Places a Claymore
M - Places a Mine
V - is melee attack (no animations yet)
E - Use/Grab
G - Cycles through available grenades
1,2,3 - Weapon Hotkeys
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Recruits is still a work in progress, we are working up the features and making it a fun game to play. Our main focus now is to add variety in levels, vehicles, objectives, features etc. Once we have a wide range of things to do in Recruits we will then go back and fill up the game with content and as much cool stuff as we can.

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Thanks for your support!

Hezus Aug 17 2012, 6:00am said:

I just played around with the tank, also found the one hidden in mission 3 :) Really cool stuff.

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3dRobbo Aug 17 2012, 6:59am replied:

Glad you like it, lots more to come!

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roman9441 Aug 18 2012, 1:01am said:

awesome i order it now because i'm waiting for tank -a-ha

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vahak11 Aug 22 2012, 10:17am said:

I would like a suggestion for the game. In multiplayer could their be unlockable guns and killstreaks? COD STYLE!

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