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Review: A Plague Tale - Innocence

Every now and then, a title shows up on the video game market that has all the passion and talent of the "AAA gaming" scene, but without the budget or the marketing machine of a Warner Bros. or an Activision in its corner. Despite this, som...

 
 
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You could win this ratty-looking Plague Tale Xbox One console

To celebrate the launch of their dark stealth adventure A Plague Tale: Innocence, publisher Focus Home Interactive has teamed up with Xbox to offer this one-of-a-kind custom Xbox One console, featuring a gloomy aesthetic design based on pla...

 
 
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A Plague Tale: Innocence launches today with forlorn trailer

Today sees the release of Focus Home Entertainment's miserable-looking tale of love and loss among The Black Death. A Plague Tale: Innocence is the story of two young siblings forced to fight for survival in 14th century France.With disease...

 
 
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World War Z unearths plans for its first wave of free DLC

There is a glut of free content headed to Saber Interactive's panicky multiplayer shooter World War Z. Publisher Focus Home Interactive has released a timeframe for this first phase of DLC.May will see a new mission made available in-game, ...

 
 
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A Plague Tale: Innocence overview trailer is feeling ratty

It's been quite some time since I've seen a video game that looks quite as grim and bleak as Asobo Studios' upcoming stealth adventure A Plague Tale: Innocence. Set in France, under The Inquisition and during a plague, players take control ...

 
 
 
 
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Focus and Dontnod look to continue their working partnership

Developer Dontnod Entertainment has announced they are to continue their working relationship with publisher Focus Home Interactive. The two companies came together for the creepy adventure title Vampyr, which launched in June of 2018 and w...

 
 
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Call of Cthulhu and Vampyr are both headed to Nintendo Switch

Focus Home Interactive has revealed that two of their 2018 releases are currently being ported to Nintendo Switch. These titles are DONTNOD's grim adventure Vampyr and Cyanide's weird RPG Call of Cthulhu.Released for PS4, PC and Xbox One in...

 
 
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Part seas of swarming rats in A Plague Tale: Innocence

The first three chapters of A Plague Tale: Innocence paint a harrowing picture. Its vision of a 14th-century France is full of violence and death.  The Hundred Years' War and the Inquisition's looming shadow stand poised to unspool a w...

 
 
 
 
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Call of Cthulhu launch trailer descends into madness

This week sees the timely launch, given the season, of Focus Home Interactive's Call of Cthulhu. The publisher has dropped one final trailer to put the willies up folk before the adventure's release.In Call of Cthulhu, players step into the...

 
 
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The Surge 2 already looks like a step up

Despite glossing over The Surge at launch and then just never getting around to it, I'm pleased Deck 13 is having another go at its sci-fi property. It's a chance to clean up some of the technical and design annoyances and move the limb-obs...

 
 
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Dontnod's Vampyr is being optioned for a TV adaptation

The tinsel-town folks over at Deadline are reporting that Dontnod's stealth horror title Vampyr is in talks to be adapted into a television series. Fox 21 have secured the rights for a series produced by Wonderland Sound and Vision, the com...

 
 
 
 
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The Surge 2's combat is all about violent self-expression

Things aren't going well in The Surge 2's dystopian landscape. Jericho City is a far cry from the dimly-lit industrial buildings that dominated so much of The Surge's runtime, but it's hardly a happy place. A mysterious storm lingers overhe...

 
 
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Bleh! Vampyr bursts into the top of the UK Charts

In news that made me outwardly exclaim "Holy Shit" on reveal, DONTNOD Entertainment's nocturnal RPG Vampyr has debuted at number one in this week's UK Charts.The bloodsucking adventure sees the young Dr. Jonathon Reid forced to take a sligh...

 
 
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Review: The Council - Episode 2: Hide and Seek

Back in high school, my buddies and I used to always play a "hide and seek" map in Counter-Strike 1.6. It's a darker map set on just a single street of a neighborhood. Looking back, I'm not sure how we got so many enjoyable hours out o...

 
 
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Check out almost an hour of Vampyr gameplay right here

Developer DontNod recently live-streamed a fifty minute chunk of their nocturnal action-RPG Vampyr, which is preparing to stalk the streets in just a few weeks' time.The gameplay footage is presented for your consideration below. The game w...

 
 
 
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Vampyr's story trailer doesn't suck

Vampyr, Dontnod's upcoming action RPG, has avoided the spotlight for most of 2018. After a delay announcement last year, there hasn't been much information about the vampire-themed game, save for its new release date of June 5. Today, howev...

 
 
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Review: The Council - Episode 1: The Mad Ones

As soon as I began playing The Council, I was immediately reminded of Agatha Christie: And Then There Were None on the Wii. I doubt others will have this moment in their head, but bear with me. The atmosphere felt incredibly similar as...

 
 
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Vampyr finally sees the light of day on June 5

After three years of waiting, Vampyr is ready to awake from its slumber. The vampire-themed action RPG from the Life is Strange developer has a release date, barring any last-second setbacks. Tucked away inside the fourth install...

 
 




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