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    8 Gameplay Mechanics I Wish More FPS Games Used

    How many times have you played an immersive FPS only to have your immersion wrecked by the game doing something stupid? If you are anything like me, the answer would be TOO BLOODY MANY! Many games prevent you from doing things that are trivial in real life. This is infuriating, especially when you know of…

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    Gears Of War 5 is in Quite the Interesting Situation

    The Coalition announced that Gears 5 would not include smoking of any kind. The developers behind the popular Microsoft exclusive have partnered up with Truth Initiative, which are an anti-smoking organization, to ensure no game coming forward from the studio features smoking of any kind. Studio head of The Coalition, Rod Fergusson, was very open…

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    Things I Want to See in Metroid Prime 4

    Metroid is a venerable old series, with a mostly fantastic back catalogue of games that has been around since 1986. To date, there have been 14 games released on the Metroid name. Despite this fact, Nintendo have always treated Metroid as something of a background property. It ranks just above Star Fox in how much…

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    A Quake Con Rundown

    Quake and Doom have been games that defined generations, arguably creating the FPS genre that we see today, so when an opportunity to go to an event filled with guns, guts, gore, and goodies appears, you can be darn sure I’m going to go! Bethesda hosted their first UK Quake Con on the 27th of…

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    Exclusively Games Interview with Doomguy

    The Doom series has long been a cultural phenomenon, one that has transcended the world of gaming and garnered recognition in wider entertainment culture. The series revolutionized game design, and set a technical benchmark for game engines. It also made celebrities of the devs behind it – John Carmack, John Romero, American McGee – but…

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    3 Video Game Franchises that Devolved Over Time

    Film sequels are usually inferior to the first film in the franchise. The possible exceptions being Aliens, Terminator 2, and The Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers. A film sequel that is simply ‘More of the same but with better CGI’ will usually be panned by critics and filmgoers alike, and rightly so. Video…

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    Fallout Wasteland Warfare: The Raider Leaders

    The good folks at Modiphius hooked us up with the full launch wave of Raiders ahead of the full launch later this month, (they also sent over a Mysterious Stranger) and what a powerful faction they are shaping up to be. Check out the full overview here before diving into the leaders! In this writeup,…

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    Fallout Wasteland Warfare: The Raiders, Faction Overview

    Back in August of 2018, Modiphius Entertainment did what no other company had been able to do. They brought Fallout to the tabletop. Fallout Wasteland Warfare is a 32mm Skirmish War Game that’s set in the post-war ruins of America, and further afield if you’re particularly creative. When the game launched, it came with three…