"Its combat and story are its highlights, with the voice acting and online implementation mostly hitting the mark as well." - [Hardcoregamer]
"If you haven't played a game in the series since the SNES however, Boston Lockdown is a decent starting point, and a perfect way to re-acclimate yourself to the genre with friends." - [Destructoid]
This add-on is also part of the Deluxe and Deluxe RPG edition of Shadowrun Chronicles!
Entrapped in a city plagued by a deadly virus, assaulted by the minions of a megacorporation, attacked by infected and with a dragon on a rampage through the city you have to unearth the secret conspiracy that connects it all.
As the leader of your team of Shadowrunners, you will have to use magic, technology and every weapon available to you, to save the lives of thousands in a city at the brink of extinction. Grow you character, plan your missions and control your team in combat or play live co-op with other players to overcome the challenges ahead of you. Meet your fellow runners in the Back Alley or hire henchmen to help you succeed.
Set in the dystopian near future of our world, where magic has awakened and blends with technology, creatures of myth and legend have returned. Elves, Dwarves, Orks and Trolls walk among the neon-lit streets, while the matrix connects everyone and everything as the corporate towers cast their long shadows across the globe. You are a Shadowrunner - a secret operative on the edge of society, hired for the jobs no one wants to be connected with. A cyberpunk rebel surviving by skill and instinct in the shadows of the corporate towers! Welcome to the dark side of the future, chummer. It’s going to be a hell of a ride.
Run and Gun! Gripping tactical combat with over 50 different enemies from vicious gangers to combat drones and corporate wagemages!
Teamwork! Build up your team of runners or join with other players in live co-op to find the best combination of skill, magic and technology for survival.
Real consequences! Team members die and missions get taken by other runners.
Youíll never run alone! Team up with friends or swap stories with other runners in the hangout.
Every move counts! Dive behind cover, hack security, send in your drones and use any weapon at your disposal to make it out alive.
Be who YOU want to be! Create your individual Shadowrunner in a level-free character system from over 60 different combat and non-combat skills, unique backgrounds and five metahuman races.
Shape the future! Developed jointly with the tabletop RPG books your actions in the game will shape the future of all the Shadowrun universe!