While most shooters nowadays tend to focus on the future or World War II, only a select few are showing the gruesomeness of the first World War. Verdun is a game that has been created with the primary focus of teaching us what happened at the battle of Verdun, and at the same time, it’s a great recreation of the way WWI battles took place.
In this game, everything is focused towards realism, with the uniforms, countries, weapons, and maps being historically accurate and providing you with a great sense of realism that you just cannot find in any other game. Designed with the Unity engine, the title offers a perfect set of realistic graphics, and the overall tone of the game is very dark, somewhat gritty in fact, but in the end, it’s supposed to be expected considering the premise. (more…)