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Paragon Evolved is a fast-paced sci-fi FPS which combines the speed and intensity of older shooters with the tactics and strategy of modern ones. Immerse yourself in a challenging story-driven campaign mode, or simply enter the wave-based combat mode to quickly enter a pitched firefight against intelligent AI!

CUSTOMIZE YOUR ARSENAL
-Radically change the effect of your weapons with Paragon Evolved's attachment and upgrade system. Your assault rifle could be flinging grenades or launching rockets at your enemies, and your Anti-Material Rifle may be able to slow down time itself.

INTELLIGENT AND LETHAL ENEMIES
-Actually challenge yourself for a change and face off against foes ranging from invisible androids to hulking bipedal tanks!

GET CREATIVE
-A level editor is in production!

MULTIPLATFORM
-Thanks to the Unity Engine's multiplatform capabilities, Paragon Evolved will be available on Mac, Linux, and Windows!

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5 comments by Squared55 on Jan 6th, 2015

It's been a long time since the last update! The principle reason is that there hasn't really been much to show; I've been primarily focusing on level design. However, there have been some gameplay improvements made recently!

First and foremost is the new AI. The old AI was functional, but really not all that great. They only knew two tactics: taking cover, and charging towards the player. They now have several new tools from which they can draw from. The most prominent new addition is the Dash-Dodge mechanic. This is analogous to the player's dodge ability in that the enemy will quickly dart to the left or right in an effort to escape from the player's crosshairs. This has been difficult to balance, as the enemies appear stupid if they don't do it enough, but when they dodge at every opportunity they become annoying to fight. Every enemy also has a thin layer of regenerating shields augmenting their health value. This has two purposes. The shield encourages players to play more aggressively, committing to attacks to eliminate foes before their shields recharge. Second, it gives the player an easy way to judge the enemy's current "mental" state. And enemy with shields will be more aggressive, but an enemy whose shields have been stripped will usually prioritize finding cover over attacking the player.

Furthermore, they now have have such abilities as "hearing gunshots" and "telling their allies that they've just been shot in the face."

One major new addition is completely new sounds for the game's weapons. The weapons now actually sound like they belong in a sci-fi game and not a modern military shooter.

Want to see all this and more in action? Then watch the video below!

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Paragon Evolved Demo 3.3 _ Linux

Paragon Evolved Demo 3.3 _ Linux

Feb 18, 2014 Demo 2 comments

This version allows 64-bit Linux users to run the game.

Paragon Evolved Demo 3.2_PC

Paragon Evolved Demo 3.2_PC

Dec 23, 2013 Demo 0 comments

A quick fix for a medium-sized performance issue in Core. As far as we know, this only affects the PC version of demo 3. This version slightly expands...

Paragon Evolved Demo 3_Linux

Paragon Evolved Demo 3_Linux

Dec 18, 2013 Demo 2 comments

Try out the new Bison Heavy Pistol! There have also been several bug fixes and balance changes!

Paragon Evolved Demo 3_Mac

Paragon Evolved Demo 3_Mac

Dec 18, 2013 Demo 0 comments

Try out the new Bison Heavy Pistol! There have also been several bug fixes and balance changes!

Paragon Evolved Demo_3 PC

Paragon Evolved Demo_3 PC

Dec 18, 2013 Demo 0 comments

Try out the new Bison Heavy Pistol! There have also been several bug fixes and balance changes!

Paragon Evolved Demo 2_Linux

Paragon Evolved Demo 2_Linux

Oct 14, 2013 Demo 0 comments

This demo will give you a taste of Paragon Evolved's intense combat as you fight off waves of hostile machines.

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allensgameshow
allensgameshow Jan 15 2015, 5:33pm says:

Awesome Game! Just Uploaded. Highly recommend to anyone who enjoys a good FPS! Youtu.be

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BennLP
BennLP May 21 2014, 6:11am says:

Very Amazing Optic :D My German Let´s Play Youtu.be

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EarnWerb
EarnWerb Apr 4 2014, 11:55am says:

I played the most recent demo and it's great. I'm tracking. Will there ever be co-op? I think this would be fun to play with friends.

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Squared55 Creator
Squared55 Apr 6 2014, 11:55am replied:

I want there to be co-op, but there's a whole host of other things to be done first. PvP will come before co-op though, if it's implemented, simply because it'd be easier to make.

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Hellstormer321
Hellstormer321 Apr 4 2014, 6:53pm replied:

agreed :)

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Hellstormer321
Hellstormer321 Apr 4 2014, 10:39am says:

Hey,I just played the game,its absolutely awesome 10/10 :)
I hope full version will be available on steam :)

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Squared55 Creator
Squared55 Apr 6 2014, 11:54am replied:

So do I. :)

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liamdawe
liamdawe Feb 21 2014, 1:28pm says:

I solved my mouse issue, as I thought it's a full-screen issue. Changing it to windowed (had to edit the config file) solved the issue. So for Linux we really need a windowed mode option toggle in the games options if you plan to support Linux.

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Squared55 Creator
Squared55 Feb 22 2014, 6:58pm replied:

Really? Awesome! :)

Sorry for not including it in the options menu; it completely slipped my mind when building the last version. It'll (almost) certainly be in the next iteration, whenever that is. (I'm on a bandwidth cap, so I can't afford to upload a new build now).

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activate2010
activate2010 Feb 24 2014, 4:00pm replied:

I have been testing this on my Mageia 4 install using XFCE.

I also experience the mouse bug. After locating the preference file I saw that the Y resolution was 959 instead of 950.

After changing that the demo ran more than smooth.

Keep up the good work guys!

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Squared55 Creator
Squared55 Feb 24 2014, 6:15pm replied:

Hmm. That's good to know. I could just change that setting before shipping it off and it would make fullscreen work. Don't recall ever changing that, and I can't find any refereance to 'Y resolution' in the Unity Editor. Thanks!

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Squared55 Creator
Squared55 Feb 24 2014, 6:16pm replied:

Will do!

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