Riot — Civil Unrest, a game that promises to “[place] you in some of the world’s most fractious disputes,” has announced that it will be coming to Steam in the summer of 2015. Based on four real moments in recent history—Italy’s No TAV movement, Greece’s Battle of Karetea, Spain’s Indignados movement, and Egypt’s Tahrir Revolution—Riot lets you play as either the police or the crowd. [Kill Screen]
As civil crisis deepens and inequality tears the very fabric of society the discontentment of the masses manifests itself in violent public disturbances and civil disorder. Play as the police or the angry horde as RIOT – Civil Unrest places you in some of the world’s most fractious disputes.