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Oct
deadzone

We've been waiting with bated breath for the arrival of Madfinger's online multiplayer title Shadowgun: DeadZone for months now, and the wait is finally over. For some of us anyway.

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An open beta of the game just landed in the Play Store, but for the time being, it's only available for players using Tegra 3-powered devices while the gameplay and network code are perfected. The Store listing states it's available only in the Czech Republic, but a few of us from the AP team were able to install it and got in just fine. Also, we're not very good at multiplayer shooters.

The Store lists Tegra 2 devices as compatible and will even let you install it, but the game won't run.

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The company notes that there are still a lot of missing features and content in the game, so don't expect the full experience just yet. They're also running on a limited number of servers for the time being, so you may experience a short wait before getting your frag on.

Enough babble - if you meet the aforementioned requirements, go get it!

Cameron Summerson
Cameron is a self-made geek, Android enthusiast, horror movie fanatic, and musician. When he's not pounding keys here at AP, you can find him spending time with his wife and kids, plucking away on the 6- or 7-string, or watching The Texas Chainsaw Massacre on repeat.

  • http://www.androidpolice.com/ Artem Russakovskii

    Damnit, what about the 100+ emails I still have unread?

    Aww, fuck it. This is too good.

    • DrewNusser

      Priorities, Artem. The emails can wait.

  • http://twitter.com/iamtyy Tyler Collum

    It appears to be letting me install it on my tf101

    • http://www.androidpolice.com/ Artem Russakovskii

      Bummer.

    • Dima Aryeh

      It's a Tegra 2 though. Kinda expected, no?

  • Kevin

    Pssst. It's "bated" breath, not "baited". Baiting is what you do to a fishing hook.. or what you do to a troll to get them to post idiotic stuff. :)

    • http://www.androidpolice.com/ Cameron Summerson

      Herp. I hit this one fast to get it out quickly, didn't proof it good enough. Thanks. ;)

      • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000372600312 Joseph Pojunis

        *well enough

    • Matthew Fry

      Yay! My grammar knowledge increases!

  • onpoint G

    Dowloading it right now on ma tablet. I'm itching to play it but I'm at work..maybe I can sneak a quick gameplay they should understand

  • CJ Walker

    Being a Tegra 3 owner never gets old.

  • onpoint G

    I see you can add friends I'm going to be the first to start it off: OnpointG3 add me bitches

  • Spoken Word™

    I give it a week before they come out and say people are pirating it. Lol.

  • PINJ

    Gooooo Tegra :D [Who Wants To Play A Snapdragon Optimized Bad Piggies Knock Off Anyway]

  • http://twitter.com/Gehim Rehan Ahmed

    Shit, I am on Tegra 2 so can't play it. Do update this article when it becomes compatible with Tegra 2 devices...

  • SAW89

    so has anyone ran it on a tegra 2?