Free-to-play game show-themed multiplayer first-person shooter THE FINALS announced for PC

Raiders Bow developer Embark Studios has announced THE FINALSa free-to-play combat-centric game show-themed multiplayer first-person shooter for PC (Steam). A release date has not been announced. Users can register for a chance to participate in upcoming playtests on the official site. A gameplay reveal is scheduled for September.

Here is an overview of the game, via its steam page:

About

Got what it takes?

Viewers at home, here is the news you’ve been waiting for: THE FINALS accepts new applicants, and that means YOU! That’s right, soon the world could see YOU destroying our new dynamic arenas and gaining eternal fame!

As you know it, THE FINALS is the biggest free-to-play fighting game in the world! Our competitors are connecting to our virtual world and joining teams in more and more tournaments. They fight in our beautifully rendered arenas based on real-world locations that they can alter, exploit, and even destroy.

Sure, you can aim and shoot, but competitors who add our carefully selected virtual environments to their arsenal are more likely to advance, so do whatever you can imagine in the name of victory! Burn the arenas to the ground! Send wrecking balls crashing into your opponents! Don’t just pull the triggers, knock down buildings!

The world is watching

THE FINALS thrives on spectacle, so drive your fans crazy with thrilling fights and your own personal flair as you compete for global fame and the support of our demanding and stylish sponsors.

  • Play your way – Whether it’s sneaking up on enemy squads with a katana in hand or ripping through an entire building beneath their feet with explosives, THE FINALS lets you make the call! With different skills across body types and a wide array of weapons and gadgets, you’ll have all the tools to customize your playstyle!
  • The world is your weapon (and your enemy) – A skilled competitor can wield firearms, but with environmental destruction in your arsenal, that’s just the beginning of what you can use against your enemies! All of our arenas can be modified, used or reduced to rubble, and not just by you.
  • Your rising star – Ready for your close-up? Stand out in THE FINALS means the eyes of the world will be on you, so you better look your best! Gather fans and fame by creating a unique avatar with the help of our generous sponsors and dazzling customization options!

Become famous

This is the opportunity of a lifetime. Arenas based on iconic locations, unprecedented destruction and endless tactical possibilities await – make it your own and the floodgates of fame will open. Your competitors will have the same opportunities, so it will be up to you to be smarter and grab attention. Are you up to the challenge? Are you the next world star?

Can you reach THE FINALS?

Watch the trailer below. See the first screenshots in the gallery.

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