A brutal FPS shooter experience set in the not too distant future, including four-player co-op. Score:


Our Verdict: Syndicate's callous world of corporate dominance feels more pressing than ever in 2012, but Starbreeze lacks the confidence to execute on this chilling vision of the future.

Latest Articles for Syndicate

Starbreeze CEO proud of Syndicate reboot

'Both EA and Starbreeze can look back at it and say that we could have done stuff differently,' says Mikael Nermark.

1 Publish date Jun 20 2012

Lower than expected Syndicate sales attributed in part to GAME's collapse

Many reasons why a game succeeds or fails, says the Starbreeze CEO.

5 Publish date Apr 16 2012

UK Video Game Chart: PS Vita claims No.1 and No.2 with Uncharted and FIFA Football

Sony's PS Vita bursts into the UK video games chart, claiming the top two places through Sony's Uncharted: Golden Abyss at No.1 and EA's FIFA Football at No.2.

Publish date Feb 27 2012

Syndicate has no online pass

EA has confirmed that its upcoming revival of Syndicate will not use the contentious online pass system.

Publish date Feb 2 2012

Original Syndicate coming to GOG this week

The original 1993 version of Syndicate will be available from Good Old Games as of tomorrow, priced at £3.89.

Publish date Jan 18 2012

Syndicate co-op demo out later this month

A four-player demo for EA's re-imagining of the much loved Syndicate franchise will be released later this month.

1 Publish date Jan 17 2012

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Starbreeze CEO proud of Syndicate reboot in Article Comments

Bloodstorm's Avatar

Might want to mention they knew it was a losing battle from the beginning.

Lower than expected Syndicate sales attributed in part to GAME's collapse in Article Comments

squidman's Avatar

I thought it was okay but I sure as ***** wouldn't have paid money for it. Alright, I probably would have paid £17.99 for it.

Syndicate Extended Play in Article Comments

EverTheOptimist's Avatar

Agree with draytone, I'm looking forward to buying this once the price goes down a little. Magical Orange Mode™ looks quality.

Game Stats

Release Date: 24/02/2012
Developer: Starbreeze
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Genre: First Person Shooter
No. Players: 1-4
Rating: BBFC 18
Site Rank: 11,238 132
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