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Seriously. Through a mixture of bad choices and terrible planning I'm making the bad guys stronger in Shadow Of Mordor. Sauron doesn't need to return, he just has to wait long enough for me to cock everything up.
I wasn't initially convinced by Evolve. It's a great idea but struck me more as a co-op add on like COD Extinction. Now I've played it though and I'm sold. It's a great co-op shooter. Here are my thoughts on why, and a video interview with Turtle Rock co-founder/design director Chris Ashton featuring new gameplay.
Wasteland 2 - the REAL next Fallout game, if you ask any long-term fan of post-apocalyptic RPG goodness - is coming out at the end of August. What's more, on Saturday, they're streaming it live from London's MCM Comic Con.
Doogie Howser, M.D/Barney Stinson is publishing a 'Choose Your Own Autobiography'. Good choices will lead to "fame, fortune, and true love" while if you choose poorly you'll find "misery, heartbreak and a guest stint on Celebrity Rehab".
Oh God, he's just there: gently rocking back and forth whenever I close my eyes. There's no explanation behind this at all. Just a sad VHS tinged loop that's going to give me nightmares. Trust me, it's far worse as a moving GIF.
Playing Civilization BE is a little weird. It's definitely a Civ game, only with less Gandhi and more furious poisonous space bugs. That's an obvious difference, however there's a few big changes that aren't immediately clear.
Remember the madness of Watch Dog's numerous special edition combinations? Good news: The Witcher 3's having none of it. CD Projekt Red co-founder Marcin Iwinski says everyone will be treated "equally" with no exclusive content.
As a game Loading Human is infuriatingly vague, mentioning Eternal Sunshine, Quantum Leap and Monkey Island - something, something, universe, something, energy source. Anyhoo, the new Stem controller looks *great*.