Gigapocalypse Preview (Steam Early Access)

 This Gigapocalypse Preview lets us become a giant monster with manifold skills in Gigapocalypse, inspired by classical Kaijū movies such as “Godzilla” and “King Kong” and the game classic “Rampage”.

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Gigapocalypse Preview Pros:

  • Decent graphics.
  • 756.32MB Download size.
  • Steam achievements.
  • Controller support.
  • Can rebind controls for both keyboard and the controller.
  • Graphics – Auto adjust, aspect ratio, resolution, fullscreen, and effect quality.
  • Six Gigas – Ro’Gath, Azurath, Doomterra, Nebular, Nullisar, and Veteris.
  • Click on each monster’s lore for a backstory.
  • The difficulty rating for each monster.
  • Customize certain Gigas (more coming soon).
  • Opening tutorial.
  • Pop-ups are done in a newspaper report kinda way that looks really cool.
  • Gigas has five unique skills that can be unlocked and upgraded with level-ups and skill points.
  • Can skip cutscenes.
  • Tamagotchi style Gimmick, in between battles you can nurture your Giga pet by feeding them, doing in-game achievements and objectives. You earn mutation points to use on customizing and growing your Giga.
  • City select screen.
  • Unlock endless mode for the city locations.
  • Endless runner-style gameplay.
  • Rage is earned from causing destruction or damage and rage is Needed in Order to do your attacks.
  • Generally, you have one melee and one ranged weapon.
  • Excellent animations.
  • You can cause environmental harm to civilians.
  • When caring for your pet you can buy decor to improve your stats.
  • Endless list of quests and achievements to work through.
  • A lot of replayability.
  • Plays like a cross between a clicker and an endless runner.
  • Every run feels like progress.
  • Checkpoints can be hit so you can restart from there.
  • Pets – you can collect and equip a handful of these guys to add further buffs or passives.
  • Can get addictive.
  • A lot of carnage.
  • Big boss battles.

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Gigapocalypse Preview Cons:

  • Menus are a nightmare with the controller.
  • Store pages don’t actually say the controller works.
  • Bare minimum graphic settings.
  • Slow burner.
  • Boss battles will throw new mechanics in with no warning on how to do them.
  • A lot to take in.
  • The mouse cursor stays on the screen.
  • Progress is a very stop-start.
  • When you change Giga you have to do a whole intro section.
  • A lot of grinding just to get semi-competent.
  • Can be hard to manage your health early on.

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Gigapocalypse:

Official website.

Developer: Goody gameworks

Publisher: Headup Games

Store Links –

Steam Early Access

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!

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