Developed on Unreal Engine 4, Beyond The Wire is a large scale multiplayer first-person shooter immersing players in the frantic and bloody Western Front of the Great War. In battles with up to 100 real-world combatants, players will have to contend with large open maps and tight claustrophobic trenches. Play as the American, French or German factions upon Early Access, with more included factions to come.Utilizing both period-appropriate guns and a more tactical close-quarters melee combat system, the action in Beyond the Wire is more comprehensive than anything seen in a WW1 game to date.
Multiple game modes will provide player choice when it comes to how they experience The Great War, and beautifully detailed environments mean that maps provide fully immersive gameplay.It’s muddy, it’s bloody, it’s gruesome. Tight corners, waves of bayonets on all sides, and limited vision – this game shows off Trench Warfare at its worst. Take up the fight with your fellow soldiers-in-arms to defeat the enemy. Battles of up to 100 players in 50 vs 50 combat mean that the action gets tense and the stakes remain high for each team. Fight through the unforgiving Battle of Passchendaele, the marshy no-man’s land of the Somme river region and the terrifying trenches of Argonne.
Beyond the Wire features all the classic weapons one would expect in a World War 1 game: rifles, pistols, shotguns and machine guns. The game also features a robust Melee system that adds an extra layer of choice and brutality to the game. While our weapons were designed with an emphasis on historical accuracy, with minor changes made only when it creates a more engaging and fun gameplay experience. Though Beyond The Wire is not a simulation game, we strive for as much accuracy as possible, still ensuring a fun First Person Shooter experience for a wide range of players.
The horrors of war are honestly represented with realistic gore, brutal violence, and vision limiting attacks such as chlorine gas or white phosphorus. It’s muddy, it’s bloody, it’s gruesome. Tight corners, waves of bayonets on all sides, and limited vision – this game shows off Trench Warfare at its worst. Are you up to the challenge?Beautifully crafted maps provide a rich playing environment that helps to further emphasize tactical and strategic challenges. Co-ordinate and chat with your fellow soldiers-at-arms! Beyond the Wire places an emphasis on team collaboration. Players succeed only when their teammates do.