Left Alive – Quick Review

Left Alive is a third person action shooter game set in an urban city environment. It allows for both loud guns blaring, wanzers roaring approach to combat as well as a stealth approach. The game also has RPG elements as it provides the player to make certain choices that impact the story.

Platform- PS4, PC
Price- 4095 Rs
Developer- Square Enix
Publisher- Ilinx

Pros:

  • The setting and atmosphere build a intense mood ideal for an action game.
  • Decent story

Cons:

  • Side quests are unrewarding
  • Enemy AI are buggy and inconsistent
  • Controls are confusing
  • Few choices of gameplay restricting creative ways of navigating levels

Score: 4/10

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Left Alive ‘Through the Warzone’ Gameplay

Square Enix has released a 14-minute gameplay video for stealth action shooter Left Alive showcasing the game’s variety of gameplay mechanics and strategies.

Here is an overview of the video, via Square Enix:

Left Alive challenges players to enter a war-torn city of Novo Slava and use their skills to overcome the overwhelming enemy forces against them.

The in-depth video delves into the motivations of each of the three main characters and presents them in different situations. By sneaking through the environment, using crafted traps to avoid confrontation, or facing enemies head-on using powerful weaponry known as Wanzers, players must use every option available and find the best route to survival.

Left Alive is due out for PlayStation 4 on February 28 in Japan, and for PlayStation 4 and PC on March 5 in North America and Europe.

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Left Alive Launches March 5 In North America And Europe

Survival Action Shooter Left Alive, Coming to PlayStation 4 and Steam on March 5

Square Enix today announced that the brand-new survival action shooter Left Alive, is releasing for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and Steam on March 5th.

Created by veteran game developers, Toshifumi Nabeshima (director, Armored Core series), Yoji Shinkawa from Kojima Productions (character designer, Metal Gear series), and Takayuki Yanase (mech designer, Ghost in the Shell: Arise, Xenoblade Chronicles X), LEFT ALIVE tells a dark and gritty story of survival from the perspective of three different protagonists as they struggle to escape the war-torn city.

Players who purchase the physical Day One Edition of the game will receive the bonus ‘Survival Pack’ DLC, which includes plenty of useful items to help players survive, such as the Ammo Pack, Light Body Armor, Recovery Pack, Klyuch Weapon, and Grenade Pack.


For the ultimate collector, the limited Mech Edition bundle is available for pre-order exclusively from the Square Enix Online Store for $159.99, and includes:

• The Day One Edition of the game which includes the full game, and the Day One ‘Survival Pack’ DLC

• Volk Action Figure – specially designed by Takayuki Yanase, which features interchangeable accessories, weapons and hands

• Hardback Art Collection – 80-page artbook

• Exclusive Steelbook Case – featuring mech designs from creators Yoji Shinkawa and Takayuki Yanase

• Collector’s Box


Digital pre-orders are also now available through the PlayStation Store and Steam Store for $59.99, which includes the base game, bonus DLC, including Ammo Pack, Light Body Armor and Recovery Pack as well as the following exclusive items:

• PlayStation Store: PlayStation 4 system Static Theme, Slava Weapon and Material Pack (now available for pre-order)

• Steam Store: Wallpaper Set, Soundtrack Sampler and Padub Weapon (available to pre-purchase from 9:00 AM Pacific today)

For more information about the game, please visit: left-alive.square-enix-games.com.

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