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Verdun is a WWI era first person shooter named after the infamous battle of Verdun fought along the Western Front in 1916. Join a squad and jump into the trenches with up to 32 players per match.

Publisher: Steam
Playerbase: Low
Type: First Person Shooter
Release Date: September 19, 2013 (early access)
Pros: +Authentic WWI weapons and environments. +Varied squad roles. +Casual and tactical game modes.
Cons:  -Low playerbase, difficult to find a match. -Confusing UI. -Engine feels a bit sluggish. -Steep learning curve for a FPS.



Verdun Overview

Verdun is a buy-to-play squad-based online FPS inspired by one of the bloodiest battles in human history. Gamers can finally experience trench warfare in the first major World War One themed shooter that promises historically accurate weaponry, music, and uniforms. Participate in tactical squad-based gameplay in Verdun's Dynamic Fronlines game mode, or enjoy a more casual experience in Rifle Deathmatch mode. With its tactical squad-based gameplay, each member in a squad have a distinct class role. Players can also gain experience and unlock new weapons and abilities for each class.

Verdun Key Features:

  • Trench Warfare – Verdun is the first WWI themed first-person shooter with authentic weaponry, uniforms, and historic battlefields.
  • Tactical Squad-Based Gameplay – each member in a squad of four have a distinct class role.
  • Class Progression – gain experience by playing to unlock new weapons and abilities for each class.
  • Deathmatch Mode offers free-for-all gameplay for a faster and more casual dose of single-bolt action.

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System Requirements

Verdun System Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

Operating System: Windows Vista / 7 / 8 / Mac OS X 10.8 / Ubuntu 12.04 or later
CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz / AMD Athlon 64 x2 Dual Core 4000+
Video Card: Nvidia GeForce 8600 / ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT
Hard Disk Space: 7 GB

Recommended Requirements:

Operating System: Windows 7 / 8 / Mac OS X 10.8 / Ubuntu 12.04 or later
CPU: Intel Core i3-3240 3.4 GHz / AMD Phenom II X4 40 or better
Video Card: Nvidia GeForce GT 460 / ATI Radeon R7 250 2GB or better
Hard Disk Space: 10 GB

Verdun is Mac and Linux compatible


Verdun Music & Soundtrack

Additional Info

Verdun Additional Information

Developer: M2H / Blackmill
Publisher: Steam

Game Engine: Unity

Open Beta: June 8, 2013
Steam Greenlit Date: June 28, 2013
Early Access: September 19, 2013
Official Release: April 28, 2015

Development History / Background:

Verdun is a tactical WWI era FPS that strives for historic accuracy. The uniforms, equipment, and even the soundtrack are based on authentic sources. The game was available for purchase as an 'early access' for nearly two years before its official release on April 28, 2015.