Rekoil Game: Release Date for Steam on January 28 (+Map Contest, Gameplay Trailer)

January 26, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

The Rekoil game will be out soon, with a January 28 release date on Steam and a January 29 release date for the Xbox Games Store.

The game is $10.49 for those who pre-order for Steam, and it will be $14.99 after release.

Rekoil is a multiplayer first person shooter game that drops players into levels with full access to over 40 weapons, instead of building up the weapons cache over time. Mass battles can include up to 24 players, and there will be 10 maps when the game launches.

(Photos/Plastic Piranha)

505 Games and Plastic Piranha have teamed up on a map-making competition for the game, which has a March 7 deadline.

Aspiring level designers and game developers can enter the Rekoil map making competition, and the winner with the most votes through March 14 will get an Alienware Aurora gaming desktop, Dell UltraSharp monitor, Alienware TactX keyboard, TactX mouse, and a TactX headset.

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