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Ubisoft has tried to fill Assassin’s Creed Odyssey with real Greek voices

Ubisoft has tried to fill Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, which is set in 5th century BC Greece, with as many Greek actors as possible. This, of course, sounds like common sense, but it’s lamentably worthy of note in an industry that’s often dominated by Americans, regardless of the setting. (more…) ...
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Warhammer: Vermintide 2 – Premium Edition Is Now Available For Digital Pre-order And Pre-download On Xbox One

NOTE: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until the release date/time: 07/10/2018 – 9:00 PM (check the product page for release date/time in your region). Product Info:
Developer: Fatshark AB
Publisher: Fatshark AB
Website: Warhammer: Vermintide 2 – Premium Edition
Twitter: @fatsharkgames / @VermintideGame ...
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Wonder Boy-inspired metroid’y platformer Aggelos is out

Typical, really; you wait decades for a Wonder Boy revival, and three turn up at the same time. Aggelos is the second in a trio of games from different studios heavily inspired by (or just plain remaking) entries from the Master System/Mega Drive cult hits Wonder Boy and Monster World ...
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War Thunder Founder Packs Available Now on Xbox One

From the start, our vision for War Thunder was always ambitious. We set out to create a massively multiplayer online game featuring aviation, armored vehicles, and warships from the pre-World War II 1930s to the height of Cold War in the 1980s. War Thunder reflects real-life warfare where nations unleashed ...
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Resident Evil 2 Producers on the Classic Scenes You’ll See in the Remake

Kicking off in a rodent’s point-of-view, Resident Evil 2’s bait-and-switch trailer was a delightful surprise this E3. As I walk into an interview room at Capcom’s E3 booth, producers Yoshiaki Hirabayashi and Tsuyoshi Kanda hold up a soft toy version of the rat we saw in the trailer, and speak ...
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Call of Duty: WWII United Front DLC Announced

Activision has announced Call of Duty: WWII's third DLC pack, United Front. Per PlayStation Blog, the add-on content comes out first on June 26 for PlayStation 4. The DLC features three new multiplayer maps, a new War Mode mission, and a new Zombies chapter. The new maps are Market Garden ...
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New Preview Beta & Delta 1806 System Update – 6/19/18

Starting at 2:00 p.m. PDT today, members of the Xbox One Preview Beta and a subset of the Delta Ring will begin receiving the latest Xbox One system update (1806.180615-1909). We are adding more Delta users with this release as we are targeting the upgrade process and will move the ...
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OK/NORMAL is a PlayStation-era vaporwave nightmare

Have you ever dreamt about games? Fragmented memories, mashed together into a semi-coherent whole that evaporates moments after waking? OK/NORMAL feels like someone’s fevered dream of early PlayStation-era 3D gaming, condensed, bottled and ready to drink deep from. The first game from prolific YouTube demake artist 98Demake, it’s a short and ...
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Review: Hollow Knight (Switch eShop)

Much more than a solid achievement.The Switch isn't exactly lacking for quirky Metroidvanias, with the likes of Yoku's Island Express, Dandara and SteamWorld Dig 2 all stretching the genre in new and interesting directions. Hollow Knight, though, is arguably the most striking of the lot. Team Cherry's platform-adventure has long ...
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Defiance 2050 Founder’s Packs Are Now Available For Digital Pre-order And Pre-download On Xbox One

    NOTE: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until the release date/time: 07/06/2018 – 7:00 AM (check the product page for release date/time in your region). Product Info:
Developer: Trion Worlds
Publisher: Trion Worlds
Website:  Defiance 2050
Twitter: @TrionWorlds / @DefianceGame  ...
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