Shark Punch’s Crime Strategy Game ‘The Masterplan’ Launches On Steam


The Masterplan LogoThe Masterplan, a top-down, tactical, squad-based heist game from Finnish independent developer Shark Punch, smashes the bank with its arrival on Steam for PC, Mac and Linux.

Set during the brutal economic downturn of Richard Nixon’s War on Drugs, The Masterplan follows Joey Green and his dastardly crew of career criminals as they chase the score of a lifetime. Complete more jobs and land bigger paydays to uncover clues that lead to the biggest heist in history.

The Masterplan puts gamers in the hot seat as a the mastermind, seeing a unique 2D top-down perspective of the action. It’s up to you whether you sneak around the guards or go in guns blazing and leave a trail of corpses behind you. Featuring stylized hand-drawn 2D graphics straight out of a pulp comic, and an original score inspired by classic 70s funk and soul, The Masterplan unleashes the criminal mastermind in all of us. Now grab the cash and step on the gas before someone calls the fuzz!

The Masterplan is available now on PC, Mac and Linux through Steam, GOG, Playfield and Humble for a special launch price of $14.99. For more information from the studio, please visit, and follow along at and .

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