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1:15 PM on 03.31.2014

Deep Silver confirms leaked Metro Redux as genuine

4A Games will bring its post-apocalyptic Metro shooter franchise to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 (and PC, again) with Metro Redux, according to a pair of leaked images. Publisher Deep Silver has gone on record to say these are ...

Jordan Devore


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2:30 PM on 11.05.2013

4A Games has ported Metro: Last Light to Linux

The Linux version of Metro: Last Light is now available and, if you own 4A Games' post-apocalyptic shooter on Steam, it's all yours at no extra charge. A welcome addition to the platform's library of Linux titles, particularl...

Jordan Devore

2:30 PM on 08.27.2013

Deep Silver assures it won't compromise Metro's DNA

We heard yesterday that Deep Silver, according to CEO Dr. Klemens Kundratitz, intends to "absolutely continue with [the Metro series] and we will also, in the next phase, look to making it more accessible for a broader gamer ...

Jordan Devore

12:00 PM on 08.26.2013

Deep Silver wants broader audience for Metro series

Confirming what seemed like an expected path forward for the Metro series, Deep Silver CEO Dr. Klemens Kundratitz tells Joystiq that "Our ambition is to absolutely continue with that brand and we will also, in the n...

Jordan Devore

3:00 AM on 07.18.2013

Metro: Last Light's first downloadable content is now out

Faction Pack, the new story based add-on content for Metro: Last Light is now available. This pack features three new single-player missions, with each mission focusing on a different faction from the game. So you'll be on t...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

8:00 PM on 07.10.2013

Metro: Last Light 'Faction Pack' DLC is out next week

The first of four planned add-ons for Metro: Last Light drops on Tuesday, July 16 for Xbox Live, Steam, and PlayStation Network in North America. European PSN and everywhere else will get the Faction Pack ($4.99 / £3.99...

Jordan Devore

11:00 PM on 05.31.2013

Metro: LL first-week sales surpass 2033 lifetime sales

Deep Silver revealed that Metro: Last Light has been kicking some serious ass. In its first week alone, US retail sales eclipsed 2033's lifetime sales. Last Light sales on the PC tripled Metro 2033's worldwide, and across all...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

4:30 PM on 05.22.2013

First of four Metro: Last Light DLC packs hits next month

Four downloadable content packs are in the works for Metro: Last Light, starting with the Faction Pack in June. It and the Chronicles Pack will introduce further story content, followed by "a unique solo challenge to Metro ve...

Jordan Devore

9:00 PM on 05.16.2013

Metro: Last Light update allows FOV customization

The lack of a customizable field-of-view is understandably a sticking point for certain PC gamers. It was no surprise, then, to see a big release like Metro: Last Light take some heat for not having a FOV slider. Today, an up...

Jordan Devore

10:00 PM on 05.14.2013

Shaqfighter, Ride A Pokémon, The Bureau, & Metro Reviews

Hey gang, here's today's Destructoid Show! ...It's a weird one. Did you see those new Pokémon from Pokémon X & Y? You can ride one of them, but mostly, they just look like regular animals. If you like weird...

Max Scoville

3:45 PM on 05.13.2013

Metro: Last Light on sale for $48 via PlayStation Plus

On a budget but looking to pick up a copy of Metro: Last Light? Well then, look no further. Sony is offering Deep Silver's scary shooter at a discounted price for PlayStation Plus members. Subscribers can grab 4A Games' latest effort for $47.99 (20% off) starting tomorrow as a part of this week's PlayStation Store Update. Happy hunting, comrades!

Kyle MacGregor







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Review: Metro: Last Light
by Jim Sterling

Metro 2033 is a game so good, Destructoid reviewed it a year and a half after its release, finally giving it a scored assessment after the original reviewer made it to chapter three and gave up. The claustrophobic Ukrainian shooter, fueled by an engrossing story and highly effective horror elements, was truly one of the great story-led shooters of its generation.

Despite its dedicated fans, 2033 was nonetheless subject to a number of recurring criticisms, and these criticisms are all addressed in Metro: Last Light. The sequel is a humble game in many ways, going out of its way to improve upon everything laid forth in the original.

The result is a rewarding and visually beautiful shooter, but one that goes so far in the refinement process that it risks missing the entire point of Metro 2033. Indeed, while Last Light is quality in many ways, it may disappoint those looking for more of what 4A Games offered last time.

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5:00 AM on 04.30.2013

You are the last hope in Metro: Last Light

The latest trailer for Metro: Last Light is called Redemption, and sees the character Anna talking about protagonist Artyom. Anna is the top sniper of the Spartan Order of Rangers, and daughter of the underground's lead...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

3:00 PM on 04.23.2013

Get acquainted with Metro: Last Light's weapons and items

4A Games continues its "Metro: Last Light Ranger Survival Guide" series today with Chapter 3: Weapons and inventory. It highlights a ton of in-game footage, specifically survival techniques that you'll use on a constant basi...

Chris Carter

1:00 PM on 04.17.2013

Optimum Metro: Last Light specs recommend an NVIDIA Titan

Metro 2033 looked impressive on PC years ago, and if you've been keeping up with its sequel, you'll know that it is similarly going to require a powerful system to achieve those coveted maxed-out settings at a decent res...

Jordan Devore

6:00 AM on 04.17.2013

These are the enemies you will face in Metro: Last Light

Who knew that hearing the phrase "one tough cookie" would be hilarious said with a Russian accent? Anyway, here's the latest survival guide to Metro: Last Light. This time we see the some of the enemies players will have to ...

Hamza CTZ Aziz