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E3 2018: Assassin's Creed Odyssey Deserves A Discovery Tour

Of all the changes Assassin's Creed Origins introduced to the formula, the smartest may have been the post-launch addition of a Discovery Tour mode. The series has always been firmly rooted in history, but its tendency towards the fantastical--Leonardo Da Vinci making assassin gadgets and the …

Leonardo Da Vinci

E3 2018: The Last Of Us Part 2 Pre-Order Guide For The US

The 2013 game The Last of Us is widely considered one of the best games of the PS3 generation. It was impeccably crafted, with cinematic style, satisfying game mechanics, and a story that cut right to the bone. All of which is to say, if you're excited for The Last of Us Part 2, you're far from …

Visceral

E3 2018: Metroid's Ridley Joins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Character Roster

As if Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's roster of "every character from the series history ever," wasn't enough, Nintendo closed its E3 2018 presentation with a surprise Smash reveal: long-time Metroid antagonist Ridley is coming to the game as a playable character.<p>In a moody, cinematic trailer, Ridley …

Retrogaming

E3 2018: How Fallout 76 Aims To Stop People From Being Jerks

During Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference, we learned a lot more about what kind of game Fallout 76 is shaping up to be. In addition to seeing a trailer with gameplay details, we also learned that Fallout 76 is an always-online multiplayer game. You can still play solo, but the other characters …

Fallout 76

E3 2018: Pirates Of The Caribbean Coming To Kingdom Hearts 3

Sony's E3 2018 press conference gave us one more Kingdom Hearts III trailer. This time around, we got to see Captain Jack Sparrow and other Pirates of the Caribbean characters joining in on the story. The graphical style of this portion of the game shifts from the bright, cartoony look of the other …

Pirates of the Caribbean

Sony E3 2018 Schedule: PS4 Press Conference Recap

E3 2018 is here. The show proper begins on Tuesday, June 12 in Los Angeles, but as is the norm, many games publishers--including Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo, and others--are holding their own press conferences in the days leading up to the show itself. [<b>Update:</b> Sony's conference has ended, and it …

Los Angeles

Kingdom Hearts 3 PS4 Pro Special Edition Announced During Sony's E3 2018 Conference

Sony is releasing a special-edition PlayStation 4 Pro themed around Kingdom Hearts III. The company announced the console during its E3 2018 briefing, and it looks pretty slick.<p>The console sports a Kingdom Hearts-themed look, while Sony is also releasing a matching DualShock 4 controller. Check out …

Gaming

E3 2018: Dragon Quest 11 Special Editions Revealed At Square Enix's Press Conference

Square Enix revealed two editions of Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age during its E3 2018 press conference. Dubbed the Edition of Light and the Edition of Lost Time, both versions will be available at launch and include an assortment of bonus DLC items for the RPG, along with other …

Gaming Industry

E3 2018: Bayonetta Dev's New Game, Babylon's Fall, Announced For 2019

During its E3 2018 press conference, Square Enix has revealed Babylon's Fall, a new game from developer Platinum Games. The trailer doesn't show gameplay, but it does show a timeline that details the game's lore, indicating that it has a fantasy setting with some religious themes.<p>The trailer ends …

Enix

E3 2018: Jump Force Gameplay Shows Goku, Naruto, And Luffy In Action

During Microsoft's E3 2018 press conference, Bandai Namco announced Jump Force, a 3D fighting game featuring characters from various Shonen Jump series. These include <i>Dragon Ball Z</i>, <i>One Piece</i>, <i>Naruto</i>, and <i>Death Note</i>. The fighter seems to share some similarities with the Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm …

Anime

E3 2018: Huge Inflatable Fortnite Battle Bus Will Fly Over Los Angeles This Week

In what will surely be one of the more unique and over-the-top marketing activities at E3 2018, Epic will fly an inflatable Battle Bus inspired by Fortnite over Los Angeles this week for the big show. Epic's director of video production shared an image of the bus on Twitter this week after a site …

Los Angeles

E3 2018: For Honor Adding A New Faction For First Time Ever This Fall

Since launching early last year, For Honor has received a number of additional heroes for its three factions--Knights, Vikings, and Samurai. As announced during Ubisoft's E3 press conference, the game will be getting a new faction: the Chinese fighting force Wu Lin. This comes in October as part of …

Gaming Industry

E3 2018: Fortnite Update Released; Shopping Carts Removed Temporarily

Right in the midst of E3, the next update for Epic's hugely popular battle royale game Fortnite has arrived, while the newly added Shopping Carts have now been removed. As outlined on Fortnite's website, the big new addition for update 4.4 is a new weapon in the form of the thermal scope assault …

Gaming Industry

E3 2018: Black Ops 3 Gets Remastered Classic Maps, Here's How To Get Them

During Sony's E3 2018 press conference, we got a look at four remastered maps for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3. The maps, which are from Black Ops 1 and 2, make up the "Back in Black" collection and are now available for those who preorder Black Ops 4 on the PlayStation Store.<p>The maps are Jungle, …

Call of Duty

E3 2018: Assassin's Creed Odyssey Has Branching Dialogue Choices

Ubisoft unveiled the next entry in its long-running stealth-action franchise at E3 2018 with Assassin's Creed Odyssey, which takes players back to Ancient Greece where Spartans and Athenians are at war. One of the more notable changes this time around: branching dialogue choices. Odyssey is leaning …

Assassin's Creed

E3 2018: Ubisoft Conference Trailers -- Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Beyond Good and Evil 2, The Division 2

Ubisoft announced a lot of sequels to some of their most beloved franchises during the company's E3 conference. The largest standout was the first official look at Assassin's Creed Odyssey. But Ubisoft also showcased new trailers for Beyond Good and Evil 2, The Division 2, and Trials Rising. It …

Gaming Industry

Sony E3 2018 PS4 Conference Trailers -- The Last Of Us Part II, Spider-Man, Ghost Of Tsushima

Although the company didn't announce many new games, Sony still rocked its E3 2018 press conference. Players were treated to yet another Kingdom Hearts 3 trailer as well as additional announcements for Call of Duty Black Ops 4 and Destiny 2. The true stars of the conference were the first looks at …

Call of Duty

E3 2018: Overkill's Walking Dead Game - Gameplay Trailer Confirms Release Date

Overkill's The Walking Dead game has been in development for a long time, but it now has a release date. During the PC Gaming Show at E3 2018, we learned the co-op shooter will finally launch for PC--and presumably PS4 and Xbox One--on November 6 in the Americas and November 8 internationally.<p>Along …

The Walking Dead

E3 2018: New Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Trailer Shows More Donkey Kong

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle had a surprise appearance at Ubisoft's E3 press conference. Ubisoft announced that the game would be getting a new Donkey Kong-themed expansion called Donkey Kong Adventure.<p>Donkey Kong Adventure brings more characters, enemies, levels, and bosses to Kingdom Battle. A …

Gaming Industry

E3 2018: Resident Evil 2's First Gameplay Revealed In A Second New Trailer

Sony's E3 2018 press conference was home to a trailer for the Resident Evil 2 remake, primarily showcasing cinematics and teasing its existence. But right on its heels, we've now gotten a second trailer that shows some brief glimpses of gameplay.<p>The trailer doesn't stick with any single moment for …

Gaming Industry

E3 2018: God Of War PS4's New Game Plus Mode Is On The Way

God of War is getting a New Game Plus mode, Sony confirmed during E3 2018. PlayStation boss Shawn Layden announced the mode during the weird intermission of Sony's briefing.<p>He didn't have anything more to say about what the New Game Plus mode will entail, but Layden confirmed that more news is …

Avengers: Infinity War

E3 2018: New Platinum Game, Babylon's Fall, Announced For 2019

During its E3 2018 press conference, Square Enix has revealed Babylon's Fall, a new game from developer Platinum Games. The trailer doesn't show gameplay, but it does show a timeline that details the game's lore, indicating that it has a fantasy setting with some religious themes.<p>The trailer ends …

Enix

E3 2018: Watch Nintendo Press Conference Livestream Here

The show floor of E3 2018 will open, but not before one last company airs its showcase for the year. Nintendo will begin its presentation on Tuesday, June 12 at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET / 5 PM BST (2 AM AET on June 13). You can watch it right here on GameSpot, or follow along with our liveblog. Come back …

Gaming

E3 2018: New Dragon Quest XI Trailer Shows Off More Story

A new story trailer for Dragon Quest XI: Echoes Of An Elusive Age was unveiled during Square Enix's E3 2018 presentation and fleshed out more of the RPG's world. The iconic art-style from Akira Toriyama (Dragon Ball, Chrono Trigger) was on full display, and we had a taste of the localized English …

Gaming

E3 2018: First Shadow Of The Tomb Raider Gameplay Revealed

During Square Enix's E3 2018 press conference the company unveiled some brand new Shadow of the Tomb Raider gameplay. The video, which you can watch above, shows off some of the game's new mechanics and the darker tone present in this third and final portion of Lara Croft's origin story.<p>Shadow of …

Tomb Raider

Free Life Is Strange Spinoff Captain Spirit Will Contain Clues About Life Is Strange 2

Square Enix released some new details about the Life is Strange spinoff The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit today during its E3 2018 briefing. The game's creative directors said in a video that the game represents the "first steps" into the world of Life is Strange 2.<p>Captain Spirit will …

Enix

E3 2018: Monster Hunter World Crossover Coming With Final Fantasy 14 Update

The Monster Hunter series is famous for its crossovers, bringing gear and equipment themed around numerous other games. With Monster Hunter World proving to be a major success, it's now World's chance for a cross-company crossover. During its E3 press conference, Square Enix revealed that Monster …

Monster Hunter

E3 2018: Cyberpunk 2077 Pre-Order Guide

From the minds that brought you The Witcher 3 comes a new RPG, set in a completely different universe, Cyberpunk 2077. We still don't know much about what kind of game Cyberpunk will be, we know it will be a single-player RPG driven by choice and in-depth character customization. We're expecting to …

Gaming Industry

Square Enix Reveals New PS4/PC Game "The Quiet Man" At E3 2018

Square Enix has announced a brand-new game. Today during the company's E3 2018 briefing, a game called The Quiet Man. As the title implies, it will involve silence in some manner. The tagline for The Quiet Man is "silence rings loudest." A trailer for the game was shown, focusing on a character …

Enix

E3 2018: Square Enix Press Conference Livestream Schedule: What Time Is It On And How To Watch

E3 2018 could be a big one for Square Enix; with heavy hitters like Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Kingdom Hearts III, and a remake of Final Fantasy VII on the horizon, all eyes will be on the company's press conference. Square Enix's big event--its first at E3--takes place today, June 11; you'll be …

Enix