Exclusive Giveaway: The Showdown Effect (Beta)

Hardcore Gamer is teaming up with Paradox Interactive and Twitch to give ten lucky readers a beta code for the upcoming multiplayer shooter, The Showdown Effect.

The Showdown Effect is a 2.5D multiplayer action game inspired by ’80s and ’90s action films, featuring an unparalleled arsenal including shotguns, baseball bats, assault riffles, umbrellas, grenades, katanas, rocket launchers and more. The game also has to the ability to directly steam to Twitch, ensuring it’ll be easy to brag about your dominance without the need for costly equipment.

To enter, simply comment below with what ’80s or ’90s action flick you’d most like to see adapted to a game and why (there are no right or wrong answers). Entrants with five or more article comments outside of giveaways at the time the contest ends will be granted an additional entry.

The contest is open to all HardcoreGamer.com members (membership is completely free, register in the sidebar). Ten winners will be chosen at random from all eligible entries received by 11:59pm Pacific Time Friday, February 15, 2013. Please enter only once — duplicate entries will be discarded. Prizes that are not claimed within seven days will be awarded to other entrants.

Contest Ended. Winners have been notified via e-mail.