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Deep Rock Galactic Review
Posted: 12 months ago, last updated 4 months ago.
It’s a game you play until you die and then start again. But you do this with a team of four players. The levels are generated each time you play, but cleverly balanced so you have to rely on teammates if you are to survive. You need different characters in your team to do well: Gunners have powerful guns, Scouts are fast and light the way, Drillers can chew through solid rock and the Engineer supports the team with defensive structures and turrets.
Each time you set out you must also choose carefully between various powerful weapons and advanced gadgets: flamethrowers, gatling guns, portable platform launchers, and much, much more. And don’t forget to bring torches to light up the dark. The missions have side-quests like finding a particular mineral or collecting alien eggs as well as coming out alive.
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Players: You can play this with 4 players online. It’s possible to play on your own, and you can use drones to help, but really this is a game built for teams of four taking on the computer controlled enemies in the deep.
Cross-Play: You can play with Xbox One and Windows Store Version, but not between Xbox and Steam version.
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Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience.
You don’t need a platform subscription to play this game online. You can purchase the following aesthetic enhancements:
- Dark Future Pack adds new weapon skins.
- Mega Corp Pack adds new aesthetics for your weapons.
- Supporter Upgrade adds a supporter badge, golden armors and weapons, unique beer, the Ghost Ship Supporter Helmet, and a gold-coloured name in the chat.
- Deep Rock Galactic Deluxe Edition includes the Megacorp and Dark Future Pack.
- Deep Rock Galactic Ultimate Edition include the Supporter Upgrade the Megacorp and Dark Future Pack.
Skill RatingThis game is enjoyed by 12-16 year-olds as it's a good match for their ability and maturity. Players who have had enough of games like Fortnite find the teamwork and terrain deformation of Deep Rock Galactic a good next step.
Account RatingYou don’t need a platform subscription to play this game online.
Our Deep Rock Galactic Accessibility Report documents 18 accessibility features:
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