I can't say I've given Amazon's move into game development much attention, so perhaps my expectations were low coming in, but I like the sound of two of its three newly-announced PC titles.
Breakaway has the most to show and, unfortunately, I find it to be the least interesting of the bunch. The concept they're going for is a four-on-four "mythological sport brawler" built for live-streaming.
It's a sportier twist on the popular hero-based team action game, with a different win condition (you're taking down opposing players in service of scoring goals with a ball-like "relic"), and the ability to place structures (say, a catapult or a jail) onto the field. There's already an alpha signup.... read more