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LawBreakers and Radical Heights studio Boss Key closing down

With the fast-paced multiplayer shooter LawBreakers failing to catch on in any significant way and developer Boss Key Productions quickly shifting gears to the battle royale craze with its fun but very rough Radical Heights, the studio's fu...

 
 
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Radical Heights seems to be hemorrhaging players

The announcement of Radical Heights was met with a collective shrug from most players. This was yet another battle royale game in what was quickly becoming an overstuffed genre. While I don't agree with that sentiment, even I was surprised ...

 
 
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Early Access Review: Radical Heights

I had the opportunity to visit Boss Key Productions' studio in Raleigh, North Carolina, and I saw a lot of promise in LawBreakers. Cliff Blesziski's still fledgling studio has a lot of power behind it, so much so that I was wowed by the raw...

 
 
 
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LawBreakers concurrent player count on Steam is disappointing

Within the last few days, Cliffy B's stunt-fest arena-shooter LawBreakers has struggled to pop over 400 concurrent players on Steam, peaking within the last 72 hours at 364 users, not a fifth of its launch numbers of 2000 players plus.LawBr...

 
 
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Review: LawBreakers

It's great to see so many shooters making their mark on the industry again. I mean, they never really left, because right after Unreal Tournament stopped being relevant Halo roared onto the scene, but as a general rule there was o...

 
 
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LawBreakers on PS4 gets an early patch for stuttering issues

For some odd reason, LawBreakers launched on PS4 yesterday with a stuttering problem. At random intervals, the game would freeze for about a third of a second. While it isn't the worst problem around, since the game is a multiplayer focused...

 
 
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LawBreakers launch trailer asks if you're 'Skilled AF'

Today sees the release of Cliffy B's gravity-defying arena-shooter LawBreakers. Developers Boss Key have showcased one final trailer to try and push the hype train for the new IP into overdrive.The trailer simply wants to know if you are "S...

 
 
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PSA: LawBreakers suffers from stuttering on PS4

For anyone looking to nab LawBreakers on PS4 today, just be aware that the game currently suffers from some stuttering issues. While this is only coming from one source, its hard to argue with raw metrics that point out the issue. The devel...

 
 
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LawBreakers is holding an open beta on PC and PS4 this Friday

Boss Key Productions is giving arena shooter fans another chance to try out LawBreakers before its full release on August 8. The next open beta is scheduled to run on PC and PlayStation 4 from Friday, July 28 at 7:00am Pacific to Monday, Ju...

 
 
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You should check out the LawBreakers open beta this weekend

Boss Key has opened up the LawBreakers beta for the long weekend, and I'd implore you to try it if you're at all interested in arena shooters. I'm not always, but I found it to be good, hectic-but-still-manageable fun. Brett and I played th...

 
 
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LawBreakers is coming to PS4 at a very competitive price

LawBreakers, aka BlueStreak, aka the first game from the former Epic Games lead and developer Jed Whitaker most wants to do the nasty with Cliff Bleszinski's Boss Key Productions, is set to release sometime later this year. Originally annou...

 
 
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Duke Nukem's Bulletstorm tour is a big failure

When it was announced back in 2010 that Gearbox would acquire and finish Duke Nukem Forever, people let out a sigh of relief. Gearbox had a great track record of excellent first-person shooter games and had recently released Borderlands to ...

 
 
 
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PC platformers and pixels of the past

If you grew up playing games in the late '80s or early '90s, you remember that Mario dominated the discussion on playgrounds and after school. By some estimates, Nintendo controlled up to 90% of the home console market, and it's no wonder t...

 
 
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Snazzy, splashy looks at all of LawBreakers classes

For weeks now, LawBreakers developer Boss Key has been rolling out stylish and short introduction videos for all of the game's different classes. That concluded today, as the last clip was finally revealed. Let's take a look at everyon...

 
 
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The LawBreakers alpha test starts this weekend

Both Brett and I really dug LawBreakers, and I think most of the shooter community is going to dig it as well when it hits. For now you can join in on the closed alpha test, as the first weekend starts tomorrow, June 18 (9AM PT to 9PM PT), ...

 
 
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LawBreakers defies both gravity and expectations

For the past couple of years, a very specific series of actions has played out at pre-E3 events in Los Angeles. As part of a large group, we've demoed two team shooters (I'll refrain from naming them). After the round ended and everyone had...

 
 
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LawBreakers kicks off its alpha this month

Boss Key is going to start taking in closed alpha test players for its team-based arena shooter LawBreakers in mid-June, just in time for E3. If you're looking for more fast-paced FPSs to play after burning through Doom, you should try to s...

 
 
 
 
 




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