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Murderous Pursuits

Rating Summary

Based on 11 critic reviews
Weak Man

OpenCritic Rating

62

Top Critic Average

10%

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Based on 11 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PCApr 26, 2018

Developer: Blazing Griffin

Genre: Action

Murderous Pursuits is a multiplayer, kill-or-be-killed, stealth-em-up for 1-8 players. For those interested in having a murderously rambunctious time, Mr. X cordially invites you and other players to sneak up and stab the living daylights out of each other. Developed by members of the team behind The Ship, and the studio that made The Ship: Remasted, Murderous Pursuits will soon have you experiencing the giddy joy of subterfuge to a level that has rarely been experienced since the late 1890’s.Kill Your QuarryAct like an unassuming passenger to avoid revealing yourself, locate high-scoring weapons, and stalk and kill your targets in a manner that befits your station as a 'right dodgy villain'.Choose Your MethodsEmploy a variety of abilities, including disguise, flash, and counter, to outmanoeuvre your adversaries and carry out your diabolical plan.Pick Your HunterTake your pick from a line-up of nefarious killers – each as deadly as the next. From the cold and calculating Duchess to the wise-guy Dodger.Stay ComposedKeep your cool and use the busy, reactive environments to your advantage, hide in plain sight and strike with deadly timing to get the jump on your quarry.Key Features:

FEATURES:

Play solo or online multiplayer with up to 8 players, featuring support for custom game options and wickedly intelligent bots
Hunt in four sumptuous locations aboard the HMCS Britannic - a state-of-the-art, colonial time ship. Blend in with the festivities in the richly decorated Music Hall or wait in the dark corners of the Engine House to pounce on your prey
Choose from eight playable characters. Pick your preferred archetype and skin, then blend in with the crowd to avoid detection
Master the use of five abilities – only two of which can be chosen each match, so choose wisely
Earn favour to win - Simple killing won’t cut it. Be discrete, commandeer a high-value weapon, strike quickly and dance over your quarry’s lifeless body to earn Mr. X’s favour

Where to Buy

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PC Gamer

49 / 100
PC Gamer

There is potential for amusing cat-and-mouse exchanges, but a lobby full of humans is hard to find.

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IGN Spain

5 / 10.0
IGN Spain

Murderous Pursuits is an irregular experience with a strong lack of elements to produce a real motivation to enjoy hours and hours of murdering in the ship. It's a shame: looks different to any other game lately.

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Attack of the Fanboy

Attack of the Fanboy

Murderous Pursuits is a fine continuation of The Ship and the concepts it implemented so well. The core of the game is extremely solid, delivering a fun multiplayer experience throughout every match. The only problem is that there's just not enough here to keep most people coming back on a regular schedule. For the price the amount of content is fine, but the missing potential at launch is tough to get past.

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COGconnected

70 / 100
COGconnected

From its amusing setting to its solid gameplay mechanics, Murderous Pursuits has a lot going for it.

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Recent News

Murderous Pursuits is free to try this weekend | PC Gamer

Murderous Pursuits is free to try this weekend | PC Gamer

Its latest update also adds a new level, new modes and new moves.

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