USC: Counterforce Coming to Steam Early Access July 25

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USC: Counterforceis arriving on Steam Early Access this July 25. It's developed by Angry Cat Studios and published by Firesquid.

The game has players lead Space Commandos as they fight in turn-based squad tactics combat in the same vein as Aliens, Space Hulk, and UFO/XCOM. The team is sent to a planetary body and tasked to investigate and take down an alien threat. Players need to discover the truth about why the colony on the planet was destroyed and come up with an efficient strategy to protect humanity from the threat.

Early Access

During early access, players can experience four special operations along with an endless list of procedurally-generated missions through the single-mission mode. The development team revealed that they'll be using community feedback to update and improve the current features and do the same for future additions. According to the team, the final version is planned to have a full and open-ended campaign mode having an adaptive storyline.

Game Features

  • Assemble the Ultimate Squad
    • Prepare the team for every situation.
    • Features a class-free system.
    • The game allows players to fully customize their forces and face enemy threats however they see fit.
  • Varied Weapons and Tools
    • Use melee and ranged weapons and different types of ammunition to take down enemies.
    • Gather hacking tools, mines, turrets, and more to achieve the mission.
  • Fully Interactable Environments
    • Explore and fight in interactable and fully destructible environments.
    • Rearrange the battlefield, build barricades, avoid and exploit environmental hazards, lay traps, and more.
  • Multiple Game Modes
    • Play alone with fully customizable single-mission mode and lead the marines on challenging, multi-mission operations with unique goals.
    • Those who don't want to go alone can try the co-op multiplayer modes and play in classic hot-seat or use Steam's "Remote Play Together" feature to bring a fellow soldier along online.

PC System Requirements

While waiting for the game's early access launch, check out the PC system requirements below:

  • Minimum
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: Intel i5 4th gen., AMD Ryzen 3
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia 1060 / AMD Radeon 380X, 4 GB dedicated VRAM
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 6 GB available space
    • Sound Card: Not required
    • Additional Notes: Keyboard+mouse required
  • Recommended
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: Intel i5 9th gen., AMD Ryzen 5
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia 2060 / AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT, 8 GB dedicated VRAM
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 6 GB available space

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