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Bandits: Phoenix Rising

Windows - 2002

Alt name Bandity: Bezumny Maks
Year 2002
Platform Windows
Released in Russia, Sweden (2002)
United Kingdom, United States (2003)
Germany (2004)
Germany (2005)
Genre Action, Racing / Driving
Theme Automobile, Combat Vehicules, Off-Road / Monster Truck, Post-Apocalyptic, Real-Time, Sci-Fi / Futuristic, Shooter, Vehicular Combat Simulator
Publisher 1C Company, Fantastic.TV, PAN Vision AB, Singularity Software,, Tri Synergy, Inc.
Developer GRIN AB
Perspective Behind view
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4.83 / 5 - 23 votes

Description of Bandits: Phoenix Rising

Bandits: Phoenix Rising (aka Bandity: Bezumny Maks) is a video game published in 2002 on Windows by 1C Company,, PAN Vision AB, Fantastic.TV, Tri Synergy, Inc., Singularity Software. It's an action and racing / driving game, set in an off-road / monster truck, post-apocalyptic, real-time, sci-fi / futuristic, shooter, vehicular combat simulator, automobile and combat vehicules themes.

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doitallYT 2021-10-19 4 points

This is easily one of my favorite games on this site, much less one of the best car combat games ever made! Here is some gameplay from the game, feel free to use the footage for whatever!


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doitall 2021-01-15 0 point

Best LAN car combat game, it has all of the finesse of an arena shooter, its shocking how well these cars move! A must download, especially for the multiplayer

FairFelix 2020-12-20 0 point

Beyler indirdim çalışıyor zevkli bir oyun

Bandits 2020-11-14 0 point

I agree with the other commenter, this is truly a hidden gem.

Balthor 2020-08-21 1 point

An absolute hidden gem with a few rough edges. It's one of the first games by GRIN, who would later go on to merge (IIRC?) with Overkill and make Payday 1 & 2.
The soundtrack is absolutely slapping, whether you like hard rock, intense techno or smooth 'n funky electronica. It looks great, moreso considering it's old enough to drink now, and it plays smoothly and has lots of interesting weapons, vehicles and scenarios (there's even the mandatory turret section!) that keep things interesting. The difficulty, though, can be a bit all-over-the-place: sometimes due to the physics glitching out on you, the wonky ally & enemy AI, and sometimes due to sheer imbalance in weapons, enemies, or level design.
Be sure to install the patches below, and if you want to mess around even more with the game, check out Wolfy's Mod on ModDB.
Thanks for the upload, by the way :)

Alan 2019-05-10 1 point

One of my favorite hidden gems, the game is developed by Swedish studio and from what I remember the game had really good graphics for its time, voice acting and humor.

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