Tag: category-/Games/Computer & Video Games/Shooter Games

Hitman III gets PSVR support for first-person assassinations

IO Interactive has a special feature for its upcoming Hitman III, which is launching on consoles and PC this January. The studio revealed a virtual reality mode that will enable players to perform first-person murders using PSVR. IOI demoed the VR mode during PlayStation’s State of Play event today. During that announcement, the studio showed […]

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Call of Duty: Warzone hits 75 million downloads in less than 5 months

Call of Duty: Warzone grew to more than 75 million players in 146 days as the free-to-play battle royale became a popular pastime during the pandemic. The news comes as Activision announced it will launch Season Five of Warzone on Wednesday with new gameplay changes and changes to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer debuting […]

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Call of Duty: Warzone Season Five opens up the stadium to combat

Call of Duty: Warzone Season Five features gameplay changes such as a major change to the center of the map, as players will now be able to play inside the map’s stadium. Changes to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer are also debuting as Activision and its Infinity Ward game studio try to keep players […]

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Grand Theft Auto V hits 135 million sold as spending surges during pandemic

Take-Two announced today during its latest earnings report that Grand Theft Auto V has now sold over 135 million copies. That number was at 130 million when Take-Two reported it in May during the previous earnings report. That means that GTAV has sold another 5 copies in the three months since then. Bored, quarantined gamers […]

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Halo Infinite: The details behind Master Chief’s next adventure

Microsoft showed off eight minutes of gameplay behind Halo Infinite, the next big adventure for the science fiction series that stars Spartan supersoldier Master Chief. After the Xbox Games Showcase was over, I took part in a briefing where the press quizzed the developers of the game at Microsoft’s 343 Industries. In our briefing, the […]

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The DeanBeat: 343 Industries moves Halo Infinite back to what made the series special

Microsoft had eight minutes to convince a world of gamers that they should get excited about the gameplay of Halo Infinite yesterday during the start of the Xbox Games Showcase. For the most part, it succeeded in convincing me that Master Chief is back in the hands of storytellers who know what they’re doing. For […]

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Halo Infinite reveal pits the Master Chief against The Banished in an open world

Microsoft has begun to peel back the layers of Halo Infinite today with a reveal trailer during the Xbox Games Showcase and a deep dive into the gameplay of the new installment in the 19-year-old sci-fi shooter series that stars the supersoldier Master Chief. This preview showed the Spartan warrior fighting against The Banished faction […]

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Ubisoft unveils Far Cry 6 for February 18 launch

Take the latest VB Survey to share how your company is implementing AI today. Ubisoft unveiled the first trailer for Far Cry 6 at its Ubisoft Forward event today, announcing that the new installment in the popular series will debut on February 18, 2021. Word of the game had leaked on the the internet, but […]

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The most memorable moments in The Last of Us Part II (spoilers)

Take the latest VB Survey to share how your company is implementing AI today. The Last of Us Part II has some of the most memorable scenes you’ll ever see in a video game. Naughty Dog’s epic story feels like it goes on forever. I played it for 40 hours, and my daughter played it […]

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Why Tencent is looking to buy Warframe parent company Leyou

Take the latest VB Survey to share how your company is implementing AI today. After rumors surfaced that Sony was considering acquiring Hong Kong gaming company Leyou Technologies, the focus is now shifting to Tencent. In a note to investors, Leyou confirmed that it is in talks with Tencent about an acquisition. The two companies […]

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