- Release date: 11/28/2006
- Developer: Facepunch Studios
- Publisher: Valve
- Genre: Indie , Simulation
- Languages: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Greek, Hungarian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese-Brazil, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Swedish, Thai, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Ukrainian
- Features: Single-player, Multi-player, Co-op, Cross-Platform Multiplayer, Steam Achievements, Steam Trading Cards, Captions available, Steam Workshop, Steam Cloud, Valve Anti-Cheat enabled, Includes level editor
- Requirements: View details
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Garry’s Mod is a sandbox game with action-adventure providing a player, both men and women, with physics experience mostly. You are offered to construct and destroy here without any other goals. Download Garry’s Mod for PC from Steam, if you want to get a physics toy for fun.
Graphics – 4/5
Graphics are nice, realistic, without many details but still, you will have all you need to create a various staff. You will think of design and functionality by yourself applying the tools which are suggested. Almost any mode is possible within the engine of this game.
Gameplay – 4/5
If you are looking for a rich and super-exciting Garry’s Mod gameplay, don’t even try. Forget about story and plot in this game. You will have technical objectives which should be reached and believe us you will be occupied with doing a lot of things with plenty of tools. So start playing to build vehicles of various kinds and constructions of different forms and sizes. In addition to building mode, you will have to fight. There are weapons and items created by other players. Use them to destroy things you want to and create your own objects. You will get access to various features downloading various modes and maps.
There are a lot of custom modes which allow diverse activities: from Sandbox to Trouble in Terrorist Town. In the former case, you are to act without restrictions and certain purposes almost, just for your pleasure. Choose a map and travel around being equipped with two weapons removing obstacles. In the second one, you get simple goals to kill enemies which should be detected.
Replay Value – 5/5
It is possible to play offline, or you are offered to play online joining players all over the world. If you want even more, turn to the Garry’s Mod community where you will find plenty of content and has added hundreds of unique modes to the game. You can role play acting as different jobs and even as a plant and as a piece of furniture. Over 300 000 versions and maps are available. You can download anything you like including new tools for free. Just some of the game modes are available together with other games.
Controls – 4/5
Read the tutorial to master game controls which are rather simple and open menu to find customizing settings. If you have played any shooter before, you will cope with this game without a problem – mostly you are required to click. Character you navigate can perform a lot of actions moving and looking around when you apply the WASD keys mouse.
Garry’s Mod is available as an online multiplayer. Play with your friends or any other players all over the world. Plenty of modes are available for free, and there are tools allowing you to modify those modes as you like suggesting them to other players as a new version. Be creative. You are offered to watch YouTube videos to understand more about the game and the things you can do here. Garry’s Mod isn’t a free to play game, the price of it is $9.99 on Steam. Install Garry’s Mod on your PC and enjoy all the game’s mods.
Download Garry’s Mod and enjoy physical law and endless possibilities you will get within this game.
Pros : Diverse playing and ability to modify;
Everything is free.
Cons : Poor gameplay or even lack of it;
Crashes are still possible.
Replay Value 4