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Review: Crackdown 3

Crackdown is a franchise that's built on a hollow structure. It's unapologetically open-ended, encouraging the player to get distracted by whatever flashes across the screen. Crackdown doesn't funnel anyone toward anything. This approach pr...

 
 
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Crackdown 3 is testing out Wrecking Zone right before launch

No matter how close we seem to get, Crackdown 3 has always felt like it's resting just out of reach. Multiple delays and a sizable gap since the last game can have that lasting effect. Almost nine years after the less-than-ideally-remembere...

 
 
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Crackdown is free, so you should really play Crackdown

Anyone who hasn't had the pleasure of playing the original Crackdown can do so now at no price. In the lead-up to the launch of Crackdown 3, Microsoft has made 2007's Crackdown free for everyone. It can be played on Xbox One throu...

 
 
 
 
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Crackdown 3 officially launches on February 15

It's been a long and winding road to get to this point. Crackdown 3 was first revealed at E3 in 2014. After not hearing much for a few years, it was eventually set for a November 2017 release, right alongside the Xbox One X. Then it go...

 
 
 
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Crackdown is free on the Xbox Live marketplace right now

With Microsoft's X018 stream coming up soon, we're likely to find out a whole lot of information on the upcoming Crackdown 3. I suppose as an act of celebration, the original Crackdown is now free on the Xbox Live marketplace. As a reminder...

 
 
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Crackdown 3 will be playable at Mexico City XO18 event

Xbox has announced, via their Mexican twitter account, that their very-long awaited cyber shooter, Crackdown 3, will be playable at the upcoming XO18 event, which takes place in Mexico City next month.It will be the first opportunity for pe...

 
 
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Crackdown 3 is still a thing!

Crackdown 3 is still alive! It needs to develop more, grow more, get more powerful -- before it (finally) releases. During Microsoft's E3 2018 press conference, they showed off a brand new gameplay trailer with narration from the one and on...

 
 
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(Update) Crackdown 3 has reportedly been delayed to 2019

[Update: Microsoft has confirmed a February 2019 launch for Crackdown 3 in a statement issued to Windows Central.] Just last week, Amazon Spain was cancelling pre-orders for Crackdown 3 and leading many fans to believe the game had been del...

 
 
 
 
 
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Crackdown 3 has been delayed until spring 2018

Crackdown 3 couldn't quite make the leap to hit its release date. Rather than launching on November 7, Microsoft has just pushed it back to spring 2018. The news of Crackdown 3's delay has just been confirmed by Polygon, who received w...

 
 
 
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It's 2017 and Crackdown 3 is stuck in 2007

Crackdown 2 launched in the summer of 2010 and it was largely the same game that its predecessor was in 2007. The setting was the same, the gameplay was the same -- it mostly just added zombies in a weak attempt at variation. It rang h...

 
 
 
 
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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...

 
 
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Crackdown 3 has a teaser site, and it hints at a beta soon

Now there's basically no doubt that Crackdown 3 will be shown tomorrow in some capacity for Microsoft's E3 press conference. An astute reader sent us a teaser site for the game, which has multiple "missions" (complete with dates). Base...

 
 
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Microsoft debuts Crackdown 3 gameplay at gamescom

Microsoft gave us a bit of info on Crackdown 3, which is starting to take shape. It takes place in a new city which was once a "glistening metropolis now filled with crime." It's described as an ecosystem where you have more freedom to do ...

 
 
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It looks like even more Xbox One exclusives will skip E3

We already knew that Quantum Break would be skipping E3 this year, but now thanks to Microsoft, we have information on a few other games that will not make an appearance. According to Xbox Wire, both Crackdown and Scaleb...

 
 
 
 




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