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RIOT: Civil Unrest - Nintendo Switch

Publisher:Merge Games
Release Date:02/08/2019
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RIOT: Civil Unrest - Nintendo Switch
RIOT: Civil Unrest - Nintendo Switch


Bring peace to a chaotic society in RIOT: Civil Unrest for the Nintendo Switch. In police mode, you're in charge of various squads to restrain the crowd, and you have a choice of control tactics, including smoke grenades and rubber bullets. RIOT: Civil Unrest has four campaigns with 20 total levels.


RIOT: Civil Unrest is a real-time riot simulator that places the player right in the heart of some of the world's most fractious clashes

Play as the police:

Employ numerous crowd-control tactics, both passive and aggressive

Command Assault, Tactical, and Ballistic squads

Call in police trucks, water cannon or even a tank

Choose whether to use smoke grenades, rubber and plastic bullets or even live ammunition

Play as the rioters:

Instruct rioters (armed and passive) and journalists

Incite rage and cause the masses to act aggressively, or try to calm the situation with tactical crowd reformation and retreats

Attack authority with Molotov cocktails, fireworks, paper bombs, rocks, street furniture, and the power of the media

Multiple modes:

16 campaign levels split over four scenarios: Keratea (Greece), NoTAV (Italy), Indignados (Spain) and Arab Spring (Egypt)

See the story unfold from both sides - Play all 32 levels as the rioters or the police

Single-player mode - Play against the computer AI

Versus mode - Play with or against a friend or AI on the same computer

Create your own riots with the level editor (coming during Early Access):

Alter the look of the confrontation by importing your own background graphics

Position elements, vehicles and obstacles where you want them

Choose and position rioters and police starting points as well as their orders and level of aggression

For one player and multiplayer support

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