1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (9 votes, average: 2.56 / 5)


Warside is a 2D side scrolling shooter with RPG elements inspired by classics like Soldat and Metal Slug. The game features both PvE and PvP gameplay with fast-paced action-oriented combat.

Publisher: Kraken Games
Playerbase: Shut down
Type: Shooter
Release Date: May 5, 2015 (Early Access)
Shut Down: December 1, 2017
Pros: +Simple, yet fun gameplay. +Great variety of classes and characters.
Cons: -Balance issues. -Few maps.

Warside To Begin Early Access On Steam

2D Sci-Fi MMO Shooter, Warside has announced that it will begin early access on May 5th on steam.  Since the game will be in early access, bugs are to be expected, with players encouraged to submit their feedback to further development.

Warside features team-based gameplay in a 2D action setting that seems to draw inspiration from games like Contra.   Players can flexibly create and advance their character, and can choose one of five classes:  Assault, Defender, Destroyer, Infiltrator and Medic.

You can check out the official website here.