by Michal Marcinkowski
At the moment Soldat is the most popular online game around and it's easy to see why. It's a great death match game with amazing attention to detail and great graphics.
Soldat is simply packed with features it boasts 6 game modes including Deathmatch, Pointmatch, Teammatch, Rambomatch, Capture the Flag and Infiltration. The 26 built in maps and level editor will make sure that you never get bored of your killing field. An arsenal of 18 weapons, ranging from handguns to miniguns really does add to Soldat's seemingly infinite playability.
Even though Soldat does have some really smart bots, network play is very important. Battlefields can be set over Internet or LAN.
Soldat is a great game especially when played over the net. Prepare to become very addicted!
Combining the harried action of 2D action-platformers like Turrican, the tactical maneuvering and counter-attack methods of artillery games like Worms, and the bloodlust of deathmatch games like Quake, the 2D action fragfest Soldat provides a a unique blend and viewpoint for online competitive gameplay. The side-scrolling game features an arsenal of deadly military weapons and netplay for multiple players over LAN or the net. This independent release is designed and supported by Polish coder Michal Marcinkowski and the Soldat Community.
2003-09-06 New game Soldat got GREAT award.
2004-09-28 Soldat download link updated