Author: Patrick Okolo

Watch 15 minutes of Absolver

Devolver Digital has revealed a 15 minute alpha gameplay video for their upcoming game Absolver. The walkthrough is accompanied by a developer commentary that highlights the nuanced mechanics of the martial-art focused RPG. Absolver is currently in development but it is expected to release this year for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox...

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Orisa Is Now Available in Overwatch

After numerous weeks in the public test server, Overwatch’s new tank Orisa is now live. Orisa is a guardian robot that comes equipped with a fusion driver and abilities, which can be found below, to protect and enhance her teammates. Fusion Driver: Orisa’s automatic projectile cannon delivers sustained damage, but slows her movement while she fires it. Fortify: Orisa temporarily reduces damage she takes, and cannot be affected by action-impairing effects. Halt!: Orisa launches a graviton charge which she can detonate, slowing nearby enemies and pulling them towards the explosion. Protective Barrier: Orisa throws out a stationary barrier that can protect her and...

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Preview: LawBreakers (Closed Beta Impressions)

The closed beta testing for BossKey Productions’ LawBreakers ended this week and I’ve spent a couple of hours charging batteries, capturing turfs, and eliminating law enforcement and criminals all in a zero gravity arena. In definition, LawBreakers is a first person shooter from the creative direction of Cliff Bleszinski (Unreal Tournament, Gears of War), and it shows. The gameplay is fast and the maps are dense, leading to frantic moments filled with characters shouting obscenities and blood splattering everywhere. In LawBreakers, players control either of two factions. TASC Operators, the Law, or the Breakers, Shuro Corporation. Both teams have...

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Multiplayer in Mass Effect: Andromeda

In Part 4 of Mass Effect: Andromeda’s gameplay series, players learn about the multiplayer component of upcoming RPG. Multiplayer in Andromeda consists of four players working together to survive waves of escalating enemies, complete objectives, and extract from the battlefield. Players can choose from a variety of character kits that include multiple species and have specific skills. Like the single player component, players can pick and use any ability and weapon that is suited for which enemy you are facing. Check out the gameplay video below to see the multiplayer mechanics and rewards that can be brought back into the single...

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