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Unfortunately, Quantum Break Looks A Bit Rubbish

Unfortunately, Quantum Break Looks A Bit Rubbish

For two years, we’ve wondered what Quantum Break actually is. Having seen it, I’m now worried that Quantum Break is a bland-looking shooter interrupted with 20-minute episodes of bad television at the end of every chapter. It should be so much better.

Six Thoughts After Seeing 30 Minutes Of Mafia 3

Six Thoughts After Seeing 30 Minutes Of Mafia 3

Mafia 3 made its first appearance this week at Gamescom, and beyond the scene-setting first trailer (which you can see below), the team at 2K Czech had a half-hour of city-roaming and third-person shooting to show off. I had mixed feelings about what I saw; its setting is great, the…

Microsoft Will Put Its Own Games On Xbox Early Access

Microsoft Will Put Its Own Games On Xbox Early Access

Since announcing Xbox Game Preview (Xbox’s version of Early Access) at E3, Microsoft has had “a mad rush from the game development community” to be part of its pilot program, says the company’s head of publishing Shannon Loftis — even Microsoft itself plans to release its own first-party games through…