Hitman’s third episode might not have lived up to the ludicrously high benchmark set by the Sapienza stage, but it’s still an absolute masterpiece of crowded design and narrative ideas told through its visuals. Set in the hustle and bustle of the Marrakesh markets (Snail meat! People actually eat it and I’ve got plenty of it!), Marrakesh is a fascinating deep dive into the divide between the rich and the poor.
There is one other way to celebrate the other side of the globe’s festival season, and that’s by living vicariously through the Steam Summer Sale. Because what better way is there to appreciate the warmest quarter of the year, than by staying inside and playing video games.
Both the Dutch and Belgian gaming authorities have found that loot boxes and their resultant item trades constitute a form of gambling, and the Dutch have put their foot down. They’ve slapped Valve with a bit of legal muscle suggesting that if they hadn’t fixed the “gambling” issue by yesterday, Valve might have been in a bit of legal hot water.
That Walmart E3 leak is the gift that keeps on giving. Many games from that leak have been confirmed, including the surprise announcement of Rage 2, a new Assassin’s Creed, LEGO DC Villains and probably more. The latest game leaked in that list to be outed with a little more credence is Just Cause 4.
What if…what if hopping into a car was only the start of the terror that awaited you? Imagine applying the frights and chills of the horror genre to a car in motion as you glance at your rear-view mirror and see that the terror has yet to ever end? Sounds interesting, right? Yer damn right it is, and it’s something that you can experience in BEWARE.
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