Category Archive: third-person

MASS EFFECT ANDROMEDA

Mass Effect: Andromeda was released on March 21, 2017 by Electronic Arts. The game was developed by Bioware. Mass Effect: Andromeda is a third person action role-playing game. The game also now has some gendered species which will go far towards a more diversified character mix. Players are able to play as either a male or female …

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TOM CLANCY’S GHOST RECON: WILDLANDS

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands is expected to be released on March 7, 2017 by Ubisoft who also developed the game. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands is a third person shooter. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands is the very first military shooter in a massive open world that you can play entirely solo or in …

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HALO WARS 2

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Halo Wars 2 iwas released on February 21, 2017 by Microsoft. The game is developed by 343 Industries and Creative Assembly. Halo Wars 2 is a real time strategy game. The game resembles Ashes of the Singularity but it uses the Halo lore. This game is available for the Xbox One and Windows 10. Halo Wars 2 …

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SNIPER ELITE 4

Sniper Elite 4 was released on February 14, 2017 by Rebellion who also developed the game. Sniper Elite 4 is a third person action shooter. In Sniper Elite 4 when players kill an enemy using a sniper rifle from a long distance, the X-Ray kill cam system will activate, in which the game’s camera follows the bullet …

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MIGHT & MAGIC SHOWDOWN

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Might & Magic Showdown was released on January 19, 2017 by Ubisoft. The game was developed  by Ubisoft Montreal. Might & Magic Showdown is a role playing strategy game. The game is on Steam Early Access. The game was shut down on July 31, 2017. Refunds were granted on request. The game is a tactical PvP arena …

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STEEP

Steep is expected to be released on December 2, 2016 by Ubisoft who also developed the game. Steep is a switchable first/third person open world action game. The obvious puns over the price of the game will get a few grins. Steep can switch from first person to third person as desired. The game’s first-person view is …

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PLANET COASTER

Planet Coaster was released on November 17, 2016 by Frontier Developments who also developed the game. Planet Coaster is a sandbox simulation and management game. This game lets player build roller coasters and see how well they work. The game has reasonably good AI to make sure the gravity effects work right. The developers make accurate …

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SILENCE

Silence was released on November 15, 2016 by Daedalic Entertainment who also developed the game. Silence is a third person fantasy role playing game. Players take on the role of Noah who along with his kid sister Renie try to find their way home through a mix of serene silence and horrible challenges. Silence, however, bears its …

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WATCH DOGS 2

Watch Dogs 2 was released on November 15, 2016 by Ubisoft who also developed the game, Watch Dogs 2 is a third person action shooter. The player takes on the role of Marcus Holloway, a brilliant young hacker living in the birthplace of the tech revolution, the San Francisco Bay Area. There are many ways to …

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DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 was released on October 27, 2016 by Bandai Namco. The game was developed by QLOC and DIMPS. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 is an action fighting game. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 is a continuation of the action from the original Dragon Ball Xenoverse. The start of the game is a lot better than the …

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GEARS OF WAR 4

Gear of War 4 was released on October 7, 2016 by Microsoft Studios. The game was developed by the Coalition. Gears of War 4 is a third person action shooter. Previous releases were made by Epic. The Ultimate edition was released on October 7, 2016 with the standard version released on October 11, 2016. Gears …

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MAFIA III

Mafia III was released on October 6, 2016 by 2K. The game was developed by Hangar 3. Mafia III is a third person action shooter. The player takes on the role of Lincoln Clay who is back from Vietnam in 1968. The storey is fast paced which takes away a bit from enjoying the game’s artwork. …

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HAYDEE

Haydee was released on September 26, 2016 by Haydee Interactive who also developed the game. Haydee is a hardcore old-style metroidvania mixed with modern-day third person shooter and platformer mechanics. The player controls a half human and half andoid character. The player is trapped in a cycle of pain and and depression and the goal …

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WARHAMMER 40,000: ETERNAL CRUSADE

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade was released on September 23 by Bandai Namco. The game was developed by Behaviour Interactive. Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade is a third person action shooter. The developer was overambitious and the released game is not as expansive as originally marketed. For the first time, join your favorite factions in the fiercest and …

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ABZÚ

Abzû was released on August 2, 2016 by 505 Games. The game was developed by Giant Squid. Abzû is a underwater simulation. AB, meaning water, and ZÛ, meaning to know. Not sure what language the developer is using, it’s not Japanese or Chinese. The game emphasizes swimming and exploring peaceful interactions with aquatic animals. It simulates …

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DEAD BY DAYLIGHT

Dead by Daylight was released on June 14, 2016 by Starbreeze. The game was developed by Behaviour Digital. Dead by Daylight is a co-op third/first person survival horror. Survivors play in third-person and have the advantage of better situational awareness. The Killer plays in first-person and is more focused on their prey. The Survivors’ goal …

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EDGE OF NOWHERE

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Edge of Nowhere was released on June 6, 2016 by Insomniac Games who also developed the game. Edge of Nowhere is a Oculus Rift VR exclusive. VR notwithstanding Edge of Nowhere is an otherwise traditional third-person platforming and action / stealth game. In Edge of Nowhere, the player controls the protagonist Victor Howard (voiced by Robin …

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QUANTUM BREAK

Quantum Break was released in April 5, 2016 by Microsoft Studios. The game was developed by Remedy Entertainment. Quantum Break is a third person action shooter. This game is being distributed by the Windows Store. The Steam version was released on September 29, 2016. If you like Half Life, Alan Wake or Max Payne this …

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HITMAN

Hitman was released on March 11, 2016 by Square Enix. The game was developed by Io-Interactive. The game is a third person shooter. This game is still unfinished and the developer has changed pricing policies. It might be advisable to wait 6 months for the developer to finish the game. As Agent 47, you perform …

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TOM CLANCY’S THE DIVISION

Tom Clancy’s The Division was released March 7, 2016 by Ubisoft. The game was developed by Massive Entertainment. The game is an open world third person shooter. Black Friday – a devastating pandemic sweeps through New York City, and one by one, basic services fail. In only days, without food or water, society collapses into …

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