When comparing Necropolis vs Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop, the Slant community recommends Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop for most people. In the question“What are the best co-op games on Steam?” Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop is ranked 32nd while Necropolis is ranked 64th.
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Pro Interesting art style really influences the mood
Dark and ominous visual design with unique colour scheme.
Pro Great occasional humor
Although bleak and difficult, Necropolis is infused with amusing pieces of commentary and lore.
Pro Challenging combat system
Combat system is challenging and requires good timing for striking/evading.
Pro It's free
Pro Promotes human interaction and teamplay
Discussing tactics with teammates in lobby prior to mission in order to get best results.
Pro Doesn't require high performance machine to run it
Do you have a potato with download capabilities? Today is your lucky day!
Pro Has class system
The Officer - master of assault shotgun and explosives.
Special Weapons - master of minigun and autogun. The 'Heavy' guy.
Medic - heals team, supports with stun weapons.
Tech Marine - unlocks locked doors, hacks computers.
Pro Highly customisable
Stating with difficulty, challenges and up to UI
Pro Enforces aiming skills in order to avoid dealing damage to team members
Pro You can see your teammates all the time
Pro Various challenging campaigns and maps
Pro It's funny when you're better than your friends
You can see your friends dying on easier difficulties and it's a blast.
Con The game itself is a bit clunky
Some mechanics feel a little clunky, such as the friendly fire mechanic.