E3 2019: Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint Refocuses the Series on Spec Ops

E3 2019: Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint Refocuses the Series on Spec Ops

Ghost Recon Breakpoint expands the open world gameplay of Ghost Recon: Wildlands to include more robust survival options, and a lot more drone fighting. This sequel features Jon Bernthal (“The Punisher”) as former Ghost Cole D. Walker, first seen in the Wildlands DLC Operation Oracle — and Walker is now the game’s Big Bad. He leads Read more about E3 2019: Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint Refocuses the Series on Spec Ops[…]

E3 2019: Battletoads Revives Cartoonish Brawling

E3 2019: Battletoads Revives Cartoonish Brawling

The original Battletoads, developed by Rare, arrived in 1991 to enthrall gamers. Now the three toads — Pimple, Rash, and Zitz — have been revived by Diala Studios and Rare for a new three-player beat ‘em up, available soon with Xbox Game Pass, that looks to bring all the great platforming features fans of the series are Read more about E3 2019: Battletoads Revives Cartoonish Brawling[…]

E3 2019: Scavengers is a Tornado of Compelling Competitive Survival

E3 2019: Scavengers is a Tornado of Compelling Competitive Survival

Scavengers is a 4-player team-based survival shooter that is billed by developer Midwinter Entertainment as “co-opetition.” That’s a made-up term that actually captures the spirit of the game, even if it doesn’t begin to hint at what makes it unique. Scavengers imagines an Earth that has been plunged into frigid cold thanks to the destruction Read more about E3 2019: Scavengers is a Tornado of Compelling Competitive Survival[…]

E3 2019: Light-Hearted Exploration Fuels Journey to the Savage Planet

E3 2019: Light-Hearted Exploration Fuels Journey to the Savage Planet

Would you like to journey to an exotic planet, meet cute little owl-like aliens and… slap them? In Journey to the Savage Planet, the first title from the new Typhoon Studios, you’re an intrepid adventurer in the employ of Kindred Aerospace, which proudly proclaims its ranking as the fourth-best interstellar exploration company for eight years Read more about E3 2019: Light-Hearted Exploration Fuels Journey to the Savage Planet[…]

E3 2019: Call of Duty Modern Warfare is a Dark Franchise Refresh

E3 2019: Call of Duty Modern Warfare is a Dark Franchise Refresh

The silence is unnerving. A four-person squad shuffles up a narrow stair in a North London building. There’s no room to turn around. They move floor to floor in near-total darkness, night vision goggles tinting the scene green. Orders are whispered. Each man’s breathing has a slightly ragged edge, but it’s under control. When a Read more about E3 2019: Call of Duty Modern Warfare is a Dark Franchise Refresh[…]

E3 2019: Bleeding Edge is Four-on-Four Competitive Brawling Mayhem

E3 2019: Bleeding Edge is Four-on-Four Competitive Brawling Mayhem

Hellblade developers Ninja Theory brought their frantic new team-based brawler, Bleeding Edge, to E3. Bleeding Edge is a MOBA riff, a competitive four-on-four battle with frantic, fast-moving combat and ridiculously huge attack effects. I played a few rounds of Bleeding Edge on the floor of at the Xbox E3 Showcase. Here are all the details. Read more about E3 2019: Bleeding Edge is Four-on-Four Competitive Brawling Mayhem[…]

Spiritfarer Debuts at Xbox E3 2019 Briefing

Spiritfarer Debuts at Xbox E3 2019 Briefing

“Welcome to the big show.” These were the first words I heard when I walked into rehearsals. We were about to announce our studio’s third game, Spiritfarer, on the biggest stage in the world: E3. My name is Will Dubé, and I’m the founder of Thunder Lotus Games. Five years ago, I quit my job Read more about Spiritfarer Debuts at Xbox E3 2019 Briefing[…]

E3 2019: Five News Things We Learned About Cyberpunk 2077

E3 2019: Five News Things We Learned About Cyberpunk 2077

Let’s get this part out of the way first: Cyberpunk 2077 looks even more incredible than the last time we saw it. From its massive open world, branching dialog, and multiple ways to play it’s going to be one of the most talked about games in 2020. After a year of waiting for more details Read more about E3 2019: Five News Things We Learned About Cyberpunk 2077[…]

E3 2019: Play As Anyone in Watch Dogs: Legion, Coming to Xbox One March 6

E3 2019: Play As Anyone in Watch Dogs: Legion, Coming to Xbox One March 6

Watch Dogs: Legion is coming to Xbox One on March 6, 2020, taking you to a near-future London torn between sinister factions working to keep citizens meek and controlled. Organized criminals vie with a sinister private military for control of the streets, all under the watchful eye of an oppressive surveillance state. The citizens need Read more about E3 2019: Play As Anyone in Watch Dogs: Legion, Coming to Xbox One March 6[…]

E3 2019: Rahul Kohli of “iZombie” Joins Cast of Gears 5

E3 2019: Rahul Kohli of “iZombie” Joins Cast of Gears 5

Sunday’s Xbox E3 2019 Briefing was packed with Gears 5 news, including a partnership with the film “Terminator Dark Fate,” the unveiling of Escape mode, and the announcement that Gears 5 will be available for Ultimate Edition owners and with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members starting September 6, with a worldwide launch on September 10. Read more about E3 2019: Rahul Kohli of “iZombie” Joins Cast of Gears 5[…]