Hire mercenaries and choose your load out.
Explore different strategies to gain control over a point.
Move around the map and collect orbs to unleash your ultimate.
Mayhem is a 2D shooter that brings guns, arrows and explosive weapons all in an exciting real-time PvP combat. Assemble your team of mercenaries, master of arsenals of weapons and choose your abilities. Then climb the ranks through action packed battles against players from around the world.
Mayhem brings explosive battles in a 3 versus 3 arenas. Each player takes control of one mercenary that use different main weapons bringing in different strengths and weaknesses. Winning matches will depend on a lot of factors such as choosing and using the right ultimate ability, mastery of the mercenary, sentry weapons, passive and active abilities, and the right combination of weapons to bring in the fight.
There are many available mercenaries that you can unlock while progressing through the ranks. Each wields different types of weapons such as a minigun, submachine gun, bows, snipers and many more. Mercs have different stats such as HP, Damage, Dash Energy, Rate of fire, Dash regen and range. Using different mercs with different loadouts opens the possibilities to different strategies.
The main objective of every match is capture a location and maintaining control over it by eliminating enemies who seek to take over. All you need to do to capture a point is to keep standing in it until the color gets converted to yours. There’s a lot of strategy involved in every match as you need to shoot down enemies while avoiding their shots.
Controls are easy to pick up since you only need to use the left movement buttons to move left and right and the shoot button on the right side. You can also deploy sentries at specific locations to assert zone control that have a variety of effects depending on the sentry load out that you select. You can choose the fire sentry that damage enemies that enter the zone, healing sentries that give you more survivability, ice sentries that slow down enemies and many more.
You can upgrade your merc and loadouts by obtaining enough cards. You can obtain cards from crates. Crates and cash can be obtained by winning matches with a maximum of 4 crate slots. And you can also buy crates and cards in the shop. There are different grades of cards ranging from common, rare, epic and legendary cards. You need to rise through the ranks in order to gain access to more powerful cards that you can use to employ new strategies.
There are different maps that you can play in such as the laboratory that has an acid pit in the middle that you have to avoid falling to. You really have to balance defending a point, moving to different locations to avoid getting shot and to chase down opponents, and going to different spots to pick up green health orbs to restore health and purple orbs to gain access to your ultimate. Once you have filled up your purple gauge, you can activate ultimate at the right moment to turn the tide of battle.
The mayhem never stops as there are new mercs, items, maps and special tournaments that are on the way. But the game is currently at a good shape. It’s actually quite addicting. So, try it now and enjoy the exhilarating rush brought by sneaky strategies and explosive action.