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Ghost Recon: Breakpoint hands-on video — Fighting drones and humans with stealth

Ubisoft gave us plenty of time to check out the Ghosts at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). I was able to play a lengthy play session of Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Breakpoint, the latest installment in the long-running tactical shooter series. The game has beautiful graphics and precise combat, but it’s a big departure from […]

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The bulletstorm ending of Rage 2

It’s taken me a while to finish Rage 2, the first-person shooter from Bethesda’s id Software division. The game came out on the consoles and the Windows PC on May 14, but I had to deal with a lot of other duties in the meantime, including attending last week’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). Tim Willits, […]

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Battlefield V: Breaking down the EA Play news from E3

DICE showed off the latest Tides of War content update for Battlefield V at the EA Play event ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the big game trade show that’s happening in Los Angeles this week. Battlefield V’s Chapter 4: Defying the Odds features a variety of new maps starting with Marita, which launches […]

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Phantom Brigade hands-on — A clever blend of turn-based and real-time combat

Phantom Brigade is an indie title that is a clever combination of turn-based strategy and real-time tactical combat in a role-playing game. It combines futuristic sci-fi weaponry like mechs with modern-day combat units like tanks and infantry squads. The game’s action is like Combat Mission, where you issue commands and then watch the results play […]

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Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 are coming to Switch

Nintendo revealed that Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 are coming to Switch during its Electronic Entertainment Expo Nintendo Direct. The entire Resident Evil series is slowly making its way to Nintendo’s home console/portable platform. Resident Evil 5 first released in 2009. Resident Evil 6 followed in 2012. Both games have a strong emphasis […]

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Wolfenstein: Youngblood co-op hands-on preview — Twin daughters put the squeeze on the Nazis

I knew there was something different about playing Wolfenstein: Youngblood when my co-op partner gave me a “pep talk.” That gave me some extra armor and I returned the favor, getting a thumbs up from my partner. In this version of the Nazi-shooting series, you play Sophia and Jessica, the twin daughters of BJ Blazkowicz, […]

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Ubisoft takes Watch Dogs Legion to London, where you can recruit anyone to Dedsec

Ubisoft confirmed that it is making Watch Dogs Legion, the third installment in the popular cyberhacking video games. The French video game publisher confirmed a leaked report at its press event at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the big game trade show in Los Angeles this week. I saw the game in a briefing session, […]

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Rainbow Six: Quarantine is a new 3-player co-op shooter

Ubisoft announced the next entry in the Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six series today. Rainbow Six: Quarantine is a three-player cooperative shooter with tactical action. It is due out for PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 in 2020. The publisher revealed the game with a story trailer that showed a player collapsed on the ground. On […]

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The Division 2 will be free from June 13 to June 16

Ubisoft showed off The Division 2‘s coming attractions during its Electronic Entertainment Expo press event today in Los Angeles. The Division II will be free from June 13 to June 16, so anyone can the game during the period. The multiplayer RPG shooter came out on March 15 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. […]

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For Honor shows Shadows of the Hitokiri event

Ubisoft teased Shadows of the Hitokiri, a new update for For Honor, during its Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) press briefing today in Los Angeles. The event is part of Year 3, Season 2, and it’s available now through June 27. The trailer talked about a woman samurai who slaughtered every one in a village, becoming […]

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Watch Dogs: Legion lets you play as anyone with permadeath

Ubisoft finally debuted the third entry in the Watch Dogs series, which debuts March 6, 2020. Watch Dogs: Legion takes place in London, and it enables players to take control of most of the characters in its world. This means you don’t necessarily play as any one character. Instead, you are a member of the […]

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Remnant: From the Ashes shows more of this loot-driven romp from the Darksiders III crew

Remnant: From The Ashes is showing off more gameplay and other goodies today during the PC Gaming Show at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles. Remnant is a third-person shooter set in a postapocalyptic world. But zombies aren’t the threat — this time, it’s an ancient evil from another dimension. In the trailer, […]

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Zombie Army 4: Dead War is Rebellion’s next game — with Zombie Nazis

It’s 1946, and zombies roam what’s left of Europe after Plan Z in World War II. Developer Rebellion showed off Zombie Arm today at the PC Gaming Show during the Electronic Entertainment Expo. In the trailer, we saw zombie Nazis shuffling along, and a firery monster with a flamethrower and a glowing satanic symbol. A […]

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Doom Eternal interview — aiming to surpass expectations

Doom Eternal is one of the more exciting sequels in delevopment. The Doom reboot of 2016 shocked a lot of people, including me, with its quality. Doom seemed like old news. Now it’s maybe the best single-player first-person shooter series out there. Eternal is coming out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, Stadia, and PC. […]

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Doom Eternal impressions — as fun as shooting gets

A few years ago, I would have scoffed at the idea of Doom being a relevant gaming franchise in 2019. Now I think that Doom Eternal could be one of the best shooters ever. Doom Eternal is coming out to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, Stadia (Google’s upcoming game- streaming platform), and PC. It’s a […]

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Doom Eternal unleashes hell on November 22

Bethesda announced the release date for Doom Eternal during its Electronic Entertainment Expo event today in Los Angeles. It is coming out on November 22 The id Software first-person shooter is coming out to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC. It is also coming to Stadia, (Google’s upcoming game- streaming platform). This is a […]

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Halo Infinite debuts in holiday 2020 with Project Scarlett game console

Microsoft gave us a deeper look at Halo Infinite during its 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo presentation today in Los Angeles. The game will debut in holiday 2020 with Project Scarlett, Microsoft’s new game console coming in the holiday of 2020. The demo at Microsoft’s Xbox briefing showed Master Chief’s next adventure, Halo Infinite. It shows […]

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Microsoft will bring Smilegate’s Crossfire X to the West

Microsoft gaming boss Phil Spencer said that his company will publish Smilegate’s Crossfire X shooter game in the West. Crossfire is a shooter that is more popular than Call of Duty in Asia. The free-to-play game has more than 650 million players worldwide, Spencer said. And now it looks like that is about to get […]

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Dying Light 2 is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in Spring 2020

Developer Techland revealed that Dying Light 2 is coming to consoles and PC in Spring 2020. It made the announcement via a new trailer during the annual Microsoft press briefing at the 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo trade show (E3). Dying Light 2 takes place 15 years after the events of the first game, in a world […]

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order interview — How Respawn designed the game for thoughtful combat

Jedi Knights aren’t known for simple brute force. And that’s one reason why the combat in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order — which Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment showed off yesterday in Hollywood — is slower paced and more thoughtful than your average shooter. The action-adventure game debuts on November 15 on PlayStation 4, Xbox […]

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