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Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem

Croteam, Timelock Studio, Devolver Digital, Croteam, Timelock Studio
Jan 25, 2022 - PC
Fair Man

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Critics Recommend

6 / 10
IGN Italy
7.8 / 10
God is a Geek
7.5 / 10
12 / 20
The Games Machine
7.8 / 10
7 / 10
Hardcore Gamer
4 / 5
8 / 10
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Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem Trailers

Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem - Kleer Tunnel Gameplay (Trailer) thumbnail

Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem - Kleer Tunnel Gameplay (Trailer)

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Sam: Siberian Mayhem - Gameplay Reveal Trailer

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Critic Reviews for Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem

How much fun you’ll have in the bleak, frozen landscape depends on how much you are still smitten with mid-90s first-person shooter mechanics. Serious Sam would rather die than apologize for being what he is. Those looking for an evolution or some sort of next step in gameplay design may as well look elsewhere. All encounters in the game play out exactly the same way they have for the last thirty years. You can mix things up with weapon choices, co-op, and difficulty settings, but that’s about it. 2016’s Doom received loads of (justified) praise for finding a way to push this genre forward. Siberian Mayhem is clearly content to keep touring with the hits. While I won’t drag it for being true to itself, only devout followers of the church of Sam need apply.

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As a standalone DLC, Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem lasts the right amount of time and if you love rude and ignorant run & gun shooters, you will also love this hilarious trip to Siberia.

Review in Italian | Read full review

Serious Sam: Sliberian Mayhem offers the similar carnage and heart-pounding action of its predecessors, with some cool new weapons to boot.

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12 / 20

Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem is funny because his name is Serious Sam, but that's it. In the end, it brings absolutely nothing to the original game, worse, it is downright less fun and too serious.

Review in French | Read full review

A new Serious Sam game! And guess what? You get exactly what you'd expect! Siberian Mayhem is a mindless fragfest that does not overstay its welcome. Just a shame that graphics also seems to be coming from 10 years ago.

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Unknown Author
7 / 10

If you loved the time you spend with original Serious Sam 4, this new expansion can be right up your alley.

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Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem is an excellent entry in the long-running series.

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A lean and mean addition to the Serious Sam family that experiments with a few new toys, and offers more of the same Serious Sam goodness we've been accustomed to. It has the odd instance of unnecessary padding via one too many gunfights, but overall keeps a breezy, brutal pace.

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