Verdun was certainly a needed freshness on the game market, especially because it’s happening in WWI.
Free Horrors of War expansion that brings night-time combat to the game in the Champagne region of France. There’s also a new Squad Defense co-op mode that pits groups of four players against attacking waves of AI enemies, more than 40 new weapons, new squad types including the Belgians and Americans, and even “gore settings.”
“In order to get a more realistic war-torn feel to the game the developers have added bloody injuries such as soldiers losing limbs. This has been done in a respectful way as the developers understand that this is not an easy topic to cover,” they wrote. “For those that find it too realistic or even shocking, the developers have made sure that the new gore setting can be set to different levels of intensity, even allowing the players to disable it completely if they choose.”