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'Assassin's Creed: Origins may bring me back': The internet reacts to the E3 2017 reveal

Posted 06/12 00:21 in Gaming | 0comments

'Assassin's Creed: Origins may bring me back': The internet reacts to the E3 2017 reveal

The game debuted with a trailer introducing the Egyptian setting and progress, then moved into some stealth-assassination gameplay, and it made a pretty good impression overall.For instance, some IRL Egyptians sound pretty excited to have a playable assassin of their own.

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Meet Middle-earth: Shadow of War's Blade of Galadriel, a Ring-Wraith hunting assassin and DLC star

Posted 06/12 21:11 in Gaming | 0comments

Meet Middle-earth: Shadow of War's Blade of Galadriel, a Ring-Wraith hunting assassin and DLC star

Middle-earth: Shadow of War will once again star Talion and Celebrimbor, but its first DLC will let you take control of a new character with an interesting tie to the established lore: The Blade of Galadriel, an assassin sent to Mordor by the eponymous elven lady to hunt down the Nazgul and anyone corrupted by the rings of power.We first met her in a new cinematic video released last week, but now you can get to know her a bit better thanks to a new cinematic debuted at the PC Gaming Show.

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Black Flag without the Assassins: The internet reacts to Skull and Bones from E3 2017

Posted 06/12 23:13 in Gaming | 0comments

Black Flag without the Assassins: The internet reacts to Skull and Bones from E3 2017

If you were one of the many people who wished you could play a whole game of Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag with just the pirate parts, Ubisoft's E3 2017 press conference had your answer: Skull and Bones.The pirate combat game was a surprise announcement and it got quite a reaction from the crowd online.

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Days Gone will let you turn a tide of zombies against your foes

Posted 06/13 03:40 in Gaming | 0comments

Days Gone will let you turn a tide of zombies against your foes

We got another glimpse of Days Gone at Sony's E3 press conference, and while it still looks a lot like The Last Of Us But With Motorcycles, the video shown on-stage gave us a better glimpse of its open environments, its improvised weaponry, and the ability to turn a seething tide of zombies against your opponents.The demo opened on our hero, Deacon, getting on his bike to rescue someone from a group of bandits.

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The internet reacts to God of War at E3 2017: 'Don't talk to me or my son ever again'

Posted 06/13 04:41 in Gaming | 0comments

The internet reacts to God of War at E3 2017: 'Don't talk to me or my son ever again'

God of War returned as one of the standout moments of Sony's E2 2017 press conference.Well, at least trying to be one.

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7 things you may have missed in the E3 2017 Spider-Man gameplay trailer

Posted 06/13 15:58 in Gaming | 0comments

7 things you may have missed in the E3 2017 Spider-Man gameplay trailer

Here are seven of the major things you might have missed from Spider-Man’s big show-stopper.We got to see the wall-crawler deploy web-ensnaring mines, use environmental takedowns, and lasso his foes around like an urban cowboy, all while cracking wise in characteristically Peter Parker fashion.

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Metroid: Samus Returns is coming to 3DS in September - is it the 2D Metroid you've been waiting for?

Posted 06/13 20:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Metroid: Samus Returns is coming to 3DS in September - is it the 2D Metroid you've been waiting for?

Today was a very good day for Metroid fans: first we got confirmation that Metroid Prime 4 is coming to Nintendo Switch, then Nintendo casually revealed a new sidescrolling Metroid for 3DS.The game called Metroid: Samus Returns is a reboot of Metroid 2: Return of Samus with additional  powers, free aiming, and a bunch of other new stuff - and its release date is set for September 15.

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“Games have come of age... and we can explore stuff like this” - Far Cry 5's director opens up about its challenging setting

Posted 06/13 21:39 in Gaming | 0comments

“Games have come of age... and we can explore stuff like this” - Far Cry 5's director opens up about its challenging setting

There’s no escaping that Far Cry 5’s Montana location is… interesting.Deposing maniacal despots and Island gangs is one thing, fighting a raging gun battle through familiar everyday streets is tricker.

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What happened between God of War 3 and the new God of War? This sand art helps fill in the gap (really)

Posted 06/13 22:46 in Gaming | 0comments

What happened between God of War 3 and the new God of War? This sand art helps fill in the gap (really)

The God of War footage at the PlayStation E3 2017 press conference didn't do much to fill in the years-long gap between the apocalyptic ending of God of War 3 and this new story; how did Kratos go from Greek god slayer to Nordic single father?The sad look on Atreus' face, Kratos kneeling by his side, the flames in the distance… this looks like a funeral to me.

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Middle-earth: Shadow of War isn’t just a stunning siege simulator - it’s also a damn creepy, quietly terrifying horror game

Posted 06/14 01:23 in Gaming | 0comments

Middle-earth: Shadow of War isn’t just a stunning siege simulator - it’s also a damn creepy, quietly terrifying horror game

Today, I’m going to turn back.Tasked with investigating a disturbance in the woods, I quickly discover that this is one of those kinds of forest.

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God of War director explains why Kratos lost his blades and got an axe - it's kinda deep

Posted 06/15 01:24 in Gaming | 0comments

God of War director explains why Kratos lost his blades and got an axe - it's kinda deep

As far as ass-kicking goes in God of War, Kratos clearly hasn't lost a step from the last time we saw him.But the gameplay footage shown at the PlayStation E3 2017 press conference re-confirmed that he has lost his trademark ass-kicking implement: the Blades of Athena/Chaos.

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When Kojima first explained Death Stranding to his team, 'no one got it!'

Posted 06/15 02:04 in Gaming | 0comments

When Kojima first explained Death Stranding to his team, 'no one got it!'

Aside from a quick spot in a trailer montage at the PlayStation E3 2017 press conference, Death Stranding was absent from E3.For Death Stranding, I started explaining a year ago to the team what I wanted to make.

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Why get a Far Cry 5 pre-order? So you can impress your friends with a giant deer skull

Posted 06/15 12:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Why get a Far Cry 5 pre-order? So you can impress your friends with a giant deer skull

Here’s everything which the Far Cry 5 Collector’s Edition includes.This special rendition of Far Cry 5 will set you back $180 USD, and can be purchase through the Ubisoft Store.

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Thor, Ragnarok, and every other wild fan theory about what Kratos is up to in God of War

Posted 06/16 16:16 in Gaming | 0comments

Thor, Ragnarok, and every other wild fan theory about what Kratos is up to in God of War

Thanks to an audio file leak, and creative director Cory Barlog’s confirmation, we know that Kratos’ son is called Atreus.Did Kratos leave the Norse world to keep his family safe from danger?

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Hitman studio IO Interactive has bought itself from Square Enix, and it's keeping Agent 47

Posted 06/16 17:07 in Gaming | 0comments

Hitman studio IO Interactive has bought itself from Square Enix, and it's keeping Agent 47

And that buyer is… IO Interactive.The studio announced in on its official website that it has finished negotiations with its former parent company to purchase itself via a management buyout.

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What's going on with GTA 5 mods right now? Here's why people are talking about it

Posted 06/19 21:46 in Gaming | 0comments

What's going on with GTA 5 mods right now? Here's why people are talking about it

Unfortunately, GTA 5 mods have been in the headlines in recent days for a much less fun reason.Here's Take-Two's official statement, as given to PC Gamer: "Take-Two's actions were not specifically targeting single player mods.

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Here are 4 things Uncharted: The Lost Legacy's devs want you to notice in the gameplay reveal

Posted 06/20 21:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Here are 4 things Uncharted: The Lost Legacy's devs want you to notice in the gameplay reveal

Sony and Naughty Dog have published almost ten minutes of Uncharted: The Lost Legacy gameplay, giving the world a chance to see what the studio debuted on the showfloor at E3 last week.Yes, it does look a lot like Uncharted 4 - which makes sense since The Lost Legacy started off as a DLC expansion.

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Visceral's Star Wars game could star an Imperial draft dodger who works for Jabba

Posted 06/21 16:54 in Gaming | 0comments

Visceral's Star Wars game could star an Imperial draft dodger who works for Jabba

How would you feel about a Star Wars game set within the span of the original trilogy that isn't Shadows of the Empire?The report claims that the still-untitled project will star an Imperial draft dodger from Alderaan with the appropriate nickname of "Dodger" - played by Gotham actor Todd Stashwick, who also has a writing credit on the game.

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10 lies video games tell us about war

Posted 06/26 18:04 in Gaming | 0comments

10 lies video games tell us about war

How the Nazi soldiers in video games even make it out of bed without dying is a mystery to us.Yet in video games, the player is able to out-shoot, out-drive, and out-strategize them at every turn.

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