You Must Build A Boat Creator's Photographs Slips Into Next Year

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You Must Build A Boat Creator's Photographs Slips Into Next Year

Photographs is the next game from Luca Redwood's EightyEight Games, the developer behind 1000000 and its sort-of sequel, You Must Build A Boat. Since its reveal, Redwood has said it would be releasing this year, but it looks like we're going to have a wait a little bit later. Redwood doesn't have a specific release date, but says that it has moved into 2019.

Along with the new release window, Redwood has offered new screenshots, the GIF you can see above, and a new developer diary, which you can see below.

For more on Photographs you can watch us play the game here.

Max Payne's Voice Actor Returns To The Studio That Created The Character For Control

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Max Payne's Voice Actor Returns To The Studio That Created The Character For Control

As part of its presence at New York Comic Con recently, Remedy Games revealed the cast for its upcoming game, Control, revealing it to be a reunion for the developer.

James McCaffrey is playing Zachariah Trench. McCaffrey provided the voice of Max Payne for all the Max Payne games, including Max Payne 3 which was not developed by Remedy.

Dig into the character development of @ControlRemedy's key players with the latest installment of Dev Diary. pic.twitter.com/aJTzjbPEzU

See Mark Hamill, Gillian Anderson, Henry Cavill, And More In Star Citizen's Squadron 42 Campaign

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See Mark Hamill, Gillian Anderson, Henry Cavill, And More In Star Citizen's Squadron 42 Campaign

This week at CitizenCon, a new trailer launched for Star Citizen's Squadron 42 campaign. And, boy, the single-player mode is packed with some star-studded talent. 

The footage focuses on the cinematics and voice acting, with a short action sequence at the end, which you can see above. It also provides a chance to view the celebrity talent that is involved. So far it looks like you can expect to see the likes of Gillian Anderson, Mark Hamill, Henry Cavill, Gary Oldman, Mark Strong, John Rhys Davies, Liam Cunningham, and Ben Mendelsohn in action. We previously saw some of this mode about a year ago

It's no surprise Cloud Imperium Games had the funds to cover such a famous cast. Its crowdfunding campaign has so far earned it $195,170,562, from over 2 million people.

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Amanita Design has revealed a trailer and a few details about its upcoming adventure game, Creaks. Creaks seems to follow in the trail of the studio's previous work, with a whimsical art style and puzzle-focused gameplay. But, if the trailer can be interpreted, this game explores the idea of what lies behind those creaky walls in an old house.

Amanita Design has won praise for its previous games, including Machinarium and Botanicula.

Creaks is targeting release on PC and consoles in 2019.  

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Bungie today offered details about what Guardians can expect to discover in this year’s Festival of the Lost, which is set to run from October 16 to November 6. While the event has yet to begin, the initial announcement suggests that the event is significantly more robust and feature-rich than some players have come to expect.

In addition to an engram-themed redecoration of the Tower, there are several discrete activities and collectibles to pursue as well. The character Eva Levante used to be the centerpiece character of the Festival, but she has been missing since the events of Destiny 2’s core game. Instead, Shipwright Amanda Holliday will step up as the main vendor for this year’s event. She will offer daily bounties that reward fragmented souls – this new currency, in turn, can be used to purchase new masks, as well as a new legendary auto rifle called Horror Story.

Five Big Takeaways From Our Hands-On With Resident Evil 2’s Dangerous Corridors

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Five Big Takeaways From Our Hands-On With Resident Evil 2’s Dangerous Corridors

The Resident Evil 2 remake has generated all kinds of positive buzz since it was unveiled at E3. With the game just a few months away, Capcom has been showcasing more and more of its re-envisioning of the beloved entry. Leon and Claire both have their own campaigns, with some overlap. While Leon was the focus of E3; Gamescom was Claire’s time to shine, putting her in a hectic battle with William Birkin. Most recently, Capcom let us see what happens after that intense encounter, providing some gameplay surrounding the meat-and-potatoes of classic Resident Evil: exploration and puzzle solving. Here’s what stood out from our demo. 

One thing Resident Evil 2 does right is how it approaches each menace around Raccoon City and their power level. Each enemy is a threat and none of them can be taken lightly, even on their own. When facing multiple enemies, you may be looking at a crisis for anything tougher than your run-of-the-mill t-virus zombies. Precision and understanding your arsenal are key – without the right weaponry used in the right way, you’ll find yourself up a creek. 

Dead Or Alive 6's Tweaks Are Making For A Stronger Fighter

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Dead Or Alive 6's Tweaks Are Making For A Stronger Fighter

At a recent KOEI Tecmo event, the Dead or Alive developer let us sit down with the latest build of its new fighting game, Dead or Alive 6. 

I lost got a chance to sit down with Dead or Alive 6 with E3 and was not feeling it at the time. Since then, Team Ninja has made a number of changes to the special attack system, including incorporating it into the game's sidestep mechanic. This current build contained newcomer Diego, but did not have the recently-shown Tina, Bass, and Mila.

The Fatal Rush mechanic, which allowed players to perform an auto-combo and end with a super, has been toned down quit a bit since E3. It now does less damage overall and isn't a trump card that would ultimately become useless. The biggest change is incorporating the special button into the dodge, letting you perform an evasive move during a sidestep that blasts enemies similar to Dead or Alive 5's power blow.

We Go Hands-On With Hitman 2's Colombia Levels

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We Go Hands-On With Hitman 2's Colombia Levels

The path of the Hitman series has been as circuitous and complicated as one of the conspiracy-tinged stories that follow Agent 47 through the twists and turns of the path of bodies he has left behind him. With the confusingly-named Hitman 2 releasing soon, IO Interactive is backing off from the episodic model of the previous game, this time backed by a new publisher. We got to go hands-on with the latest revealed level of the game, Colombia, and take out three narco-kingpins in the jungles of Santa Fortuna.

Agent 47 stalks through a jungle-village with multiple compounds surrounding it. In the village center, a party is being set up by the cartel to welcome themselves as liberators of the people, replete with musicians, drunkards, and soldiers to watch over the whole thing. There’s rarely a place to blend in without a patrol unit walking by, a camera capturing your presence, or a villager going about their day and eyeing up the weird bald guy walking around the village.

New Footage Of System Shock Remaster Shows Off Remade Environments

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New Footage Of System Shock Remaster Shows Off Remade Environments

Backers of the System Shock remaster kickstarter campaign will soon have access to the Adventure Alpha, which aims to be an early version of the game that's actually playable. To accompany the announcement of the alpha, developer Night Dive studios has released a new trailer showing off the remake.

Fans of the original should be able to recognize most of the levels shown, even if they've been retooled with higher-resolution textures. Of course, this being an alpha, the actual look of the game has not been finalized. "Not only will these re-tooled textures make the Adventure Alpha more interesting but it will provide the team with a blueprint of how to approach updated art, lighting, level design, and more," the studio posted.

After being put on hiatus until recently, but is expected to release in 2020 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, and Linux.

Red Dead Redemption II Exclusive PS4 Content Detailed

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Red Dead Redemption II Exclusive PS4 Content Detailed

Earlier today, Sony outlined the exclusive content coming to Red Dead Redemption II when it releases later this month. As previously announced, the content is only exclusive for the first 30 days, at which point it will release for Xbox One, but these are the first details of what exactly it will be.

For the game's story mode and Red Dead Redemption online, you get access to the Grizzlie's Outlaw Outfit. You can start using this outfit from the game's launch date. When Red Dead Redemption Online launches soon after the game's release, you get access to some other items and accessories and a horse.

The PS4 content for Red Dead Redemption Online includes a Chestnut Arabian Horse, the Alligator Skin Ranch Cutter Saddle, and the quick-shooting High Roller Double-Action Revolver. These items are only for the online mode and will come to the Xbox One a month after they launch on PS4.