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Furi

Boss-battling action game Furi hits PC, PS4 soon

Cool as it looks, Furi is one of those games that can easily get lost in the shuffle. Let's not let that happen! As a refresher, this is a boss-combat game with swordfighting, twin-stick shooting, dodging, parrying, and other swell-sounding...   read

 
 
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God of War

Canceled Star Wars TV show helped inspire God of War

Sony announced a new God of War during E3. I think it's got some good ideas and came away impressed from an extended demo of the game (hands-off) and interview with director Cory Barlog where we talked about how this new God of War represen...   read

 
 
Watch Dogs 2
  Watch Video In my mind, Watch Dogs 2 has two things going for it over its predecessor: a not-dreadful protagonist (Marcus Holloway) and a sunnier, more dog-filled real-world setting (San Francisco). The rest of the changes are the sort o...   read

 
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God of War
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God of War developer explains how it's handling Norse mythology

The next God of War game will be a big departure from the style that everyone knows. It's a figurative departure in style and perspective, and it's a literal departure in that Kratos moved from Greece to Norway. What does the change i...   read

 
 
Sea of Thieves hands-on
Rare brought only a basic slice of its Xbox One and Windows 10 shared-world pirate adventure game Sea of Thieves for attendees to play together at E3 2016, and yet it still ended up becoming one of the more talked-about demos...   read
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Zelda

Someone allegedly tried to steal the Zelda: Breath of the Wild E3 demo

Zelda: Breath of the Wild was one of the biggest games at E3 this year, and this caper involving that very project is easily one of the most interesting stories out of the event. According to Kotaku, a "17-year old game developer" trie...   read

 
 
Cuphead preview
For my money, Cuphead has unrivaled art direction and animation in the gaming space, but how does it actually play? Is it fun or frustrating? Well, it depends which side you're talking about. After trying Studio MDHR's run-an...   read
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New Zelda hands-on
  Watch Video When I first heard that Nintendo was planning to focus exclusively on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for its E3 2016 booth, I triple-checked the wording. Only hands-on with Zelda? Really? That can't possibly be right...   read
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Horizon Zero Dawn preview
  Watch Video I think there are some limitations to open-world games that not many things outside of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and its holistic systems have managed to get right. It seems like Guerrilla Games' (Killzone) Horizon...   read
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Dead Rising 4
Dead Rising 4 is not a remake as some of us initially thought and some folks still think, but it does lean on fond memories of the 2006 original. Photojournalist Frank West is back in Willamette, Colorado following another zo...   read
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Marvel: Ultimate Alliance

Both Marvel: Ultimate Alliance games rated for current-gen consoles

Beat 'em up fans have a lot to be happy about if they're looking to relive their glory days -- Marvel Ultimate Alliance 1, 2, and Transformers: The Fall of Cybertron have been rated for PS4 and Xbox One in Taiwan. No doubt they'll be r...   read

 
 
God of War PS4 preview
  Watch Video The considerable deviation from the God of War formula began "many years ago" as Sony Santa Monica, "decided we were going to go in and rip up the entire thing, put all the pieces on the floor" to suss out the key tenets the ...   read
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SQUARE ENIX

Fishing CONFIRMED for NieR: Automata

Fishing was not one of the most popular parts of Square Enix's cult role-playing game NieR, but that doesn't mean the team won't be taking another stab at the concept in the follow-up, NieR: Automata. Following up on an inter...   read

 
 
Forced Showdown review
  Watch Video Forced Showdown is a game that combines card collecting, deck building, enemy killing, and hero abilities all into one neat package. The problem with throwing so many ingredients together is that there are so many cliche...   read
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Nintendo reveals brand new IP from Grezzo, Ever Oasis

Today at E3, Nintendo unveiled a brand new IP called Ever Oasis, from developer Grezzo (primarily known for the 3DS Zelda ports and The Legend of Legacy). The creative lead, Koichi Ishii, worked on early Final Fantasy ga...   read

 
 
Gravity Rush 2 hands-on
  Watch Video Gravity Rush was my favorite game of 2012. I listed the sequel among my most anticipated games of the year for three straight years. I waited in line for an hour and a half to play the PS4 remaster in Tokyo. Last night I comp...   read
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Insomniac's Spider-Man project is a 'culmination' of all its previous work

Insomniac's PS4 Spider-Man project came out of nowhere during Sony's E3 conference the other day. While the trailer basically told us nothing, Bryan Inthihar from Insomniac Games and Bill Rosemann from Marvel have shared some more...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV: A King's Tale pre-order bonus revealed

If you count the Duscae demo, the Platinum demo, the pinball spinoff, and this new thing, that's four side projects for Final Fantasy XV -- and those are just the gaming related ones! Today at E3 Square Enix revealed a brand new g...   read

 
 
SQUARE ENIX
  Watch Video Square Enix has delayed the release of NieR: Automata, the company confirmed with Destructoid today. The follow-up to the 2010 cult role-playing game will be missing its initially-planned 2016 release window and will now...   read

 
Nioh
  Watch Video I really enjoyed my time with Nioh, which made me feel like I did when I first played Demon's Souls -- lost and confused in the best possible way. But our time with it was fleeting, as the demo was only available fo...   read

 
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Gravity Rush 2 trailer
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Why the hell did Sony leave this AMAZING Gravity Rush 2 trailer out of the conference

I'm not sure how Sony chose to pass up showing Gravity Rush 2 at E3 for anything other than Hideo Kojima walking down a spaceship ramp to show off a naked Norman Reedus, but I'll rectify that right now by making sure as many of you see it ...   read

 
 
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LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens demo is out now

I have not watched Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but I am told this new LEGO game, which is out in a couple of weeks, is basically a shot-for-shot recreation of the film according to the new trailer. And it's out on PlayStation 4, Xbox One,...   read

 
 
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Here's a good long look at Horizon Zero Dawn

Kratos has it all wrong. Hunting isn't about encouraging your son to shoot an elk and then slowly and sadly sliding a knife into it. Hunting's about sneaking up on a robomech, capping it in the back, and harvesting its components.  Th...   read

 
 
New God of War trailer
  Watch Video Sony opened up its E3 press conference with full orchestra, which is a welcomed respite from "Welcome to the new age, welcome to new age." This was in service of a new God of War trailer that looks a lot more like a third-pe...   read
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Crackdown

Crackdown delayed into 2017

[Update: Reagent Games provided the following statement: "Today, we are excited to confirm that Crackdown 3 will be available for both Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs, and will be an Xbox Play Anywhere title so you can buy one and play across e...   read

 
 
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