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App ID 1520
App Type Game
Developer
Publisher Introversion Software
Supported Systems Windows macOS Linux
Last Change Number 23382063
Last Record Update 2 May 2024 – 03:05:21 UTC ()
Release Date 29 September 2006 – 18:00:00 UTC ()

Inspired by the 1983 cult classic film, Wargames, DEFCON superbly evokes the tension, paranoia and suspicion of the Cold War era, playing on the fascinating aspects of psychological gameplay that occur during strategic nuclear warfare. You play a General hidden deep within an underground bunker.

Additional Information

Developer Introversion Software
gamedir Defcon
metacritic_name DEFCON: Everybody Dies
icon steam/games/icon_Defcon
metacritic_score 84
NoServers Yes
metacritic_fullurl https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/defcon-everybody-dies?ftag=MCD-06-10aaa1f
state eStateAvailable
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ValidOSList Windows macOS Linux
GameManualURL http://store.steampowered.com/manual/1520/
developer_url http://www.introversion.co.uk/
community_visible_stats Yes
installscript_macos DEFCON.app/installscript_osx.vdf
Publisher Introversion Software
Store Release Date 29 September 2006 ()
osarch empty string
community_hub_visible Yes
Primary Genre Strategy (2)
Store Genres Indie (23), Strategy (2)
Steam Release Date 29 September 2006 – 18:00:00 UTC ()
Original Release Date 29 September 2006 – 07:00:00 UTC () (1159513200)
Store Asset Modification Time 6 June 2023 – 17:19:47 UTC () (1686071987)
osextended macos64,macosnotarized
review_score 8
review_percentage 87
Detected Technologies (?) SDK.SDL, SDK.Vorbis

Supported Languages

5 Languages Interface Full Audio Subtitles
English Yes
French Yes
German Yes
Italian Yes
Spanish - Spain Yes

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Steam charts

  • 15 players right now
  • 23 24-hour peak
  • 3,474 all-time peak 21 December 2011
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Store data

  • 5,701 followers
  • #6587 in top sellers
  • 3,448 positive reviews
  • 514 negative reviews
  • 87.03% positive reviews

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  • 0 viewers right now
  • 0 24-hour peak
  • 1,339 all-time peak
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User reviews history NEW

  • 😋 Very Positive
  • 83.97% SteamDB Rating
  • 3,448 87.0% positive reviews
  • 514 13.0% negative reviews

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Markers

Date Label 30-day Peak
29 September 2006 – 18:00 Steam Release -
22 November 2011 – 08:00 Humble Bundle: The Humble Introversion Bundle -
13 February 2013 – 07:00 Indiegala: Indie Gala Colossus -
8 August 2013 – 18:00 Humble Bundle: Humble Weekly Sale: Introversion -
1 December 2015 – 17:00 Humble Bundle: Yogscast Jingle Jam 2015 -

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How many players are playing DEFCON right now on Steam?

Steam player counter indicates there are currently 15 players live playing DEFCON on Steam.

DEFCON had an all-time peak of 3474 concurrent players on 21 December 2011.

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