Omerta: City Of Gangsters Gameplay Trailer

21 08 2012

Kalypso Media, developer of the ever popular Tropico franchise, has released a new trailer for Omerta: City Of Gangsters today. For those of you unfamiliar with this title, here is a quick rundown on what it’s about from the official site.

o•mer•ta  (-mûrt, mr-tä)

A rule or code that prohibits speaking or divulging information about the activities of a criminal organization.

OMERTA – CITY OF GANGSTERS is a simulation game with tactical turn-based combat. Taking the role of a fresh-from-the-boat immigrant, with dreams of the big life, the player will work his way up the criminal hierarchy of 1920’s Atlantic City. Starting with small jobs, his character recruits a gang and expands his empire by taking territory from other gangsters. Eventually he establishes his own crime syndicate and becomes the de facto ruler of Atlantic City.

Key Features

  • Historically accurate representation of Atlantic City and its landmarks
  • Strategic gameplay allows city overview, planning, expansion and gathering of intel
  • Turn-based tactical combat with a cover system and stealth action
  • 15 unique player controlled characters each with unique personalities and backgrounds
  • A RPG system for development of player characters and managing their equipment
  • Competitive and cooperative multiplayer mode with persistent gangs
  • 15+ hours of gameplay in a single play-through
  • 20 unique maps visualizing the various districts of Atlantic City

So if you’ve ever wanted to be a mob boss, without the occupational hazards, this is your chance! Omerta: City Of Gangsters currently has not set release date, but is expected to ship this fall.