An intense, tactical, first-person shooter game for PC

Ready or Not

Ready or Not

  -  Paid
Ready or Not is a tactical first-person shooter game developed by Void Interactive, originally released on the Windows PC platform in late 2023. After its launch, this game quickly attracted considerable attention from gamers and media, calling it one of the best modern pretenders in the tactical shooter genre.

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The Ready or Not for PC game features a polished gunplay system with a wide variety of options for selecting and customizing your squad's loadout for use in online co-op play. In addition to the comprehensive online options, the game also enables solo players to engage in Commander Mode, which was however initially criticized for its barebones experience and inconsistent AI.

  • Intense Tactical Combat – Engage in heart-pumping, close-quarter combat with a focus on stealth and strategy.
  • Realistic SWAT Simulation – Follow the modern tactical rules of engagement and scoring system developed in consultation with global police forces.
  • Cinematic Visuals – Experience stunning graphics and visual effects that bring the game world to life.
  • Versatile Offensive Arsenal – Unlock, modify, and equip a wide range of weapons and equipment.
  • Co-op Multiplayer – Team up with friends for a more immersive and challenging experience.
  • Realistic AI – Encounter AI enemies that can be oblivious or near-omniscient, adding to the game's intensity.
Installation and Setup

This game is distributed on the Windows PC platform via digital storefront Steam. Users can easily purchase, install, keep the game automatically patched, and be ready to instantly jump into the solo or online challenges with a click of a single button.

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How to Play

Upon the first start of the game, players will be met with a simple main menu dashboard that promotes instant jumping into the action by picking “Play” or “Find Session” options. The moment-to-moment gameplay resembles many modern tactical FPS titles, promoting smart and deliberate moves in a wide variety of urban scenarios on over a dozen detailed maps.

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Players are encouraged to communicate with their team members, pick proper loadouts and weapons that match mission structures, and coordinate strategies to overcome all obstacles and enemies.

User Interface

The game features a clean and intuitive user interface that allows players to easily access game settings, loadouts, and mission information. All controls are fully customizable, and the rendering options include support for ultra-widescreen displays.

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What is Ready or Not?
Ready or Not is a tactical first-person shooter game that simulates the experience of being a member of a SWAT team.

Is it safe?
Yes. However, users should be aware that this game contains realistic depictions of violence and may not be suitable for all audiences.


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This game can be purchased on Steam for $49.99. Developers have not provided a standalone free demo or trial access.

System Requirements
  • OS: Windows 11/10 (64-bit only)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-4430 / AMD FX-6300 (modern quadcore CPU is recommended)
  • GPU: GeForce GTX 960 2GB / Radeon R7 370 2GB (Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB is recommended)
  • Memory: 8 GB of RAM
  • Storage: 90 GB of free space
  • Realistic tactical FPS gameplay.
  • Large selection of Solo and co-op play modes.
  • A wide offering of realistic weapons and gear.
  • Support for procedurally created levels.
  • Sub-standard enemy AI.
  • Steep learning curve for beginners.

Ready or Not is a tactical shooter that offers an intense and immersive experience offering fans of this genre access to several innovative gameplay systems, including procedurally generated levels with unpredictable AI and mission structure. It is particularly praised for its well-crafted co-op mode. While it has some issues with Solo content, this game is regarded as a worthy addition to the tactical shooter genre.

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