If you never jumped into it, DOOM on the multiplayer front was actually pretty fun I reckon. A spiritual successor to the style and flow of Quake 3 Arena, it also relied on speed and custom maps to draw fans in. Different strokes then I guess, but I can understand why people weren’t rushing to Satan’s servers. Bethesda and id Software have a solution for that: They’re making all of the premium DOOM multiplayer content free.
Germany still has the upper hand with war machines that are centuries ahead of anything that the rest of the world can throw at the smelly Axis forces and America’s resistance has crumbled in Wolfenstein II: New Colossus. The Nazis are in charge, and just about everyone is getting ready to spreken ze deutsch in this newer world order.
Runaround Sue and The Wanderer Singer Dion is suing Bethesda’s parent company ZeniMax. He’s taken umbrage with the use of his song The Wanderer in a commercial for the post-apocalyptic RPG shooter Fallout 4, which has called “Morally indefensible” and “repugnant.”
Bethesda has been on a roll. Not only have their games maintained a level of quality, they’ve also been popping out onto shelves more regularly. I’m starting to think that they’re feeling the pressure of being more consistent, of trying to find a balance between quality and quantity. It’s not an impossible task, but it is one that is fraught with peril if even one game is lacklustre upon release.
Only one man stood between a Nazi world and the people suffering underneath the jackbooted heel of this new Reich: BJ Blazkowicz, two-fisted soldier extraordinaire. While BJ may not have saved the day entirely in The New Order, his single act of defiance did light a spark of rebellion. Rebellion which has erupted into a massive flame in Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus.
With original director Zack Snyder no longer involved due to the most tragic of circumstances, that leaves the ball in Joss Whedon’s court. Can Whedon be the saviour that the DC cinematic universe needs at this moment in time? Judge for yourself in the latest Justice League trailer below.
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