Blacklight: Retribution

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Blacklight: Retribution
Blacklight Retribution - logo.jpg
Basic Information
Video Game
Zombie Studios
Red Stallion Interactive, Perfect World Entertainment, IAHGames
Blacklight: Tango Down
First-person Shooter
Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 4
Steam Platform(s)
Retail Features
Blacklight: Retribution
Technical Information
Unreal Engine 3
Retail Localization Information
Interface Language(s)
Audio Language(s)
Main Credits
Jared Gerritzen
United Nations International Release Date(s)
SteamWindows.png Steam for Windows
April 32012
European Union European Release Date(s)
PlayStation 4
December 42013
CanadaUnited StatesMexico North American Release Date(s)
PlayStation 4
November 152013
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Steam | Xbox Live

Blacklight: Retribution is a futuristic first-person shooter, a sequel to Blacklight: Tango Down. It was developed by Zombie Studios and published by Perfect World. The focus is on a highly customizable character and weapon system that unlocks upgrades one at a time as players level up. It is based on a free-to-play business model. Despite being free, it is not "pay 2 win", as almost all weapons can be permanently bought with in-game currency that is earned by playing. Real money is mostly used for creating an individual look, though it will also unlock items regardless of the player's level, thus saving time, but not overpowering a player forever. The game was released on April 3, 2012. On July 2, 2012, it was also made available on the distribution platform Steam. New content is being released for the game on a regular basis. The game can currently be played in English, French and German.

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