Metro is a franchise of video games and novels, began with the release of the novel named Metro 2033 by Dmitry Glukhovsky in 2005. There are three games in the franchise of Metro developed by 4A Games, taking place in the Universe such as Metro 2033, Metro: Last Light, and Metro: Exodus. The plot of the franchise shares the same setting, the fictional world of the original novel. These games typically deal with FPS (First-person Shooter) elements and were released for Xbox 360 and Microsoft Windows platforms. Metro 2033 is set in the ruined setting of Moscow, revolving around the Nuclear War, where the survivors are forced to take shelter in underground tunnels. Players command the protagonist named Artyom, the man who must struggle to rescue his home station from the dangers available within the Metro (the Tunnel). During the gameplay, players encounter several mutant enemies and humans, who can be murdered with a set of firearms. In the gameplay, the player discovers traditional guns like shotguns and revolvers. The storyline of these games are told through a linear Single-player campaign and the most critical moments are sown during cut-scenes.
5 Best Metro Games
#1 Metro Conflict
Metro Conflict is an Action, Sci-fi, First-person Shooter, and Massively Multiplayer Online video game with Role-playing elements developed by Red Duck and published by OGPlanet. The game takes place in the distant future where players can jump into the world of battle, and the plot focuses on two different factions in the civil war-torn the US. At the start, the player needs to gear himself up with eight different playable classes and each class equipped with unique weapon and skill sets, to showcase his abilities in the fast-paced battlefield. During the game, the player can join the team of mercenaries and battle to take over the world in the Metro Conflict. There are 12 different character types available, and the player needs to select his favourite one, use an array of weaponry like a shotgun, assault rifles, and more. The Special suit of the payer provides him with additional powers and abilities, enabling the player offer bonuses to him and his teammates to conquer the world. Metro Conflict includes prominent features such as Class System, Skills, PvP and PvE Modes, Assortment of Gears, and more. Check it out, and have fun.
#2 Metro Exodus
Metro Exodus is an Action-Adventure, Shooter, Horror, and Single-player video game developed by 4A Games. Throughout the gameplay, the player has to serve as a survivor, whose main mission is to lead the band of members who survived after the nuclear explosion. While exploring the world, the player views the environment from a first-person perspective.
The player starts the journey through the Russian wilderness and has to find a new life in the East. The game has multiple missions, and the player can complete the tasks by showing his skills. The player comes to experience day/night cycles in this metro adventure and must be ready for the varied conditions.
The choices made by the player determines the fate of the comrades. All of the companions will not survive the journey, but the skills of the player matter as to save someone’s life. The core features of the game are Different Skills, Survival Gameplay, and First-person Perspective.
#3 Metro: 2033 Redux
Metro: 2033 Redux is an Adventure, Horror-Survival, First-person Shooter and Single-player video game created by 4A Games and published by Deep Silver. It brings an exciting story, in which the world was destroyed by an apocalyptic event, destroying almost humanity and transforming the planet Earth into a wasteland. The civilization of human entered into a new dark age with lots of challenges and dangers. It takes place in the future 2033, where a new generation was born and rise in an underground environment, and try their best to survive. You as the playable character can assume the role of the protagonist named as Artyom, who born on the last day before the devastation and raised underground. Your ultimate job is to manipulate the world, fight enemies who are the responsible for the destruction and kill them to restore your land. The environment can be explored from a first-person perspective, and you can use a variety of weapons to kill enemies and earn points. Two Play Styles (Survival and Spartan), Multiple Modes, Huge Arsenal of Weaponry, etc. are core features in the game to enjoy.
#4 Metro: 2033
Metro: 2033 is a Hardcore Action-Adventure, Horror-Survival and First-person Shooter video game and a direct sequel to Metro last Light. The game is set in a Post-Apocalyptic era and takes you to the city of Moscow, Russia. Once again you’ll play as Artyom and your task is to survive and save the humanity from the reign of mutant creatures and their sudden deadly attacks. In order to complete the tasks, you’ll have to scavenge an open world for items like food, weapons, ammunition and medical supplies, fight against the mutants using different weapons in close and long distance combats and survive until every one of the enemies is killed or is neutralized in any other way possible. With an amazing game-play similar to its predecessors and Fallout series games, a great story to follow, ultra-realistic visuals and an amazingly realistic game setting, Metro 2033 is a great Action, horror, Survival and First Person Shooter video game to play and enjoy. Do try it out.
#5 Metro: Last Light
Metro: Last Light, developed by A4 Games and published by Deep Silver and Spike Chunsoft is an Action-Adventure and a Horror Survival First person Shooter Video game set in a post-apocalyptic era in the city of Moscow. The game is available to play on Microsoft Windows, Linux, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Xbox 360 gaming platforms. The story kicks off with protagonist Artyom who is still haunted by the Dark Ones after the events of Metro 2033. Kahn informs Artyom about a single Dark One who survived the recent attack and tells them that the Dark One is the key to the survival of humanity. Colonel Miller thinks of him as a threat and sends Artyom and Anna to eliminate him. Artyom finds the Dark One who turns out to be a child. Artyom goes AWOL and turns against the Rangers after knowing the truth. Artyom starts a new wave of attacks against the rangers and engages in super thrilling battles and combats and finally relieves the humanity from unlawful and brutal reign of Colonel Miller and the government. Metro: Last Light is a super entertainer and leaves you spellbound with all the amazing stuff it holds. Holding a unique and sleek set of graphics and game-play Metro: Last Light makes you think you are a part of the world in the game. It includes both First Person Shooter Experience and horror survival gaming modes with single and multiplayer mode options. Do try it out if you haven’t yet and enjoy the ultimate blend of many genres.