A piece of history
Taking place during the World War I, Verdun lets you experience a squad-based First-person Shooter (FPS) gameplay. The developer has included a Multiplayer mode which supports up to 64 players. New maps, a mode, and a squad of soldiers also featured in its recently free update.
The Battle of Verdun in France inspires the game and features historical WWI weapons, equipment, and authentic uniforms. Regarding to environment, all maps are based on the real battlefields of the Western Front.
The new squad is formed to battle for France from French West Africa. They are equipped with grenades, Mle 1907, Plus OF1, etc. Let’s start exploring the new content.
The new mode offers similar aspects to the existing Frontlines mode, in which you must capture enemy trenches and defend your own, but with more players. To facilitate massive battles, developers have improved the maps and letting the bots to fill the vacant spaces in a team of 64 players.
A New Map
The developer introduces a new map known as St. Mihiel Salient, situated in France near the German Border. The map acts as the first place of the massive American offensive of the battle, and the only offensive created by American infantry.
In the game, German and American troops will fight against each other in the blend of trenches, jungle, and other locations. While playing the game, you will also discover the Croix-des-Carmes woods in the midst of the map.
Epic 64-player Battle Mode
Up to 64 players will battle in this mode for the control of the trenches. These epic fights offer bot support for large-scale action. The core gameplay is almost same as the Frontlines, but tactics will alter with more players on the battlefield. Developers did some improvements to call-in cool-downs as more Non-player characters will be available, fewer grenades are present. The premise of the game remains the same though, you still win by dominating opponent trenches and protecting your own.
An update comes with a map voting system at the end of each match, with a spawn map for each game type that allows you to deploy.