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Assassin’s Creed Origins – What’s coming post-launch?

When Assassin’s Creed Origins touches down on October 27th and players dive into the enormous open-world of Ancient Egypt, it’ll just be the start. Ubisoft has plans for free post-launch content aplenty, as well as substantial expansions for those who buy the game’s Gold Edition or Season Pass. Let’s go on a video journey into … Continued

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Big and Small. Behind the minds of Atomega

Atomega is the latest game from the small development team behind Grow Home and Grow Up, this time taking the form of an intriguing, fast-paced PC first person shooter set at “the very end of time where reality is rapidly dissolving.” The game drags the increasingly complex competitive shooter genre back to its pick-up-and-play roots, while … Continued

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South Park The Fractured But Whole – “the funniest game you’re going to play this year”

We recently held a preview event for the upcoming South Park: The Fractured But Whole.  Attendees went hands-on with the first three hours of the game: characters were created, Morgan Freeman’s taco shop visited, innumerable stools passed and ferocious battles had.  Here’s what the press had to say about their experience. “Video games aren’t exactly known for being … Continued

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Into the Creed: A Documentary on Assassin’s Creed Community

In the decade since the launch of the first Assassin’s Creed, there have been thousands of tales about how the series has changed people’s lives. “Into the Creed” is a documentary that endeavors to represent stories like this, stories that we see almost every day. This film delves into the lives of individuals who have … Continued

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Rainbow Six Siege Blood Orchid – Guides to the new operators from seasoned veteran CoreRoss

Rainbow Six Siege’s Operation Health is now complete, and we’ve been given a free prescription for all-out mayhem and three new Operators. Ok, so maybe exploding syringe-traps, flashbang cluster-bombs and concussion mines aren’t likely to ensure everyone’s vim and vigour, but they are ridiculously fun to try out. With team Rainbow now expanded to 33 … Continued

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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle – the Grant Kirkhope interview

Should you ever find yourself creating a game, it’s worth noting that finding the right composer is a vital part of setting the tone. It’s an area in which Ubisoft has an impressive history: would Assassin’s Creed Syndicate carry the same weight without Austin Wintory’s epic Victorian orchestrations? Would Beyond Good & Evil have managed its … Continued