Strafe Visits An Earlier Era With 1996 Movie Trailer

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Strafe Visits An Earlier Era With 1996 Movie Trailer

Retro-shooter Strafe launches today, promising tough-as-nails difficulty, randomized levels, and plenty of monsters, weapons, and secrets.

Pixel Titans released a video today that has little to do with the gameplay, but is all about grabbing that 1996 vibe, from tons of floppy discs to POGS to cans of Surge.

You can check out the movie trailer below!

The Secret World Legends Gets A New Trailer

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The Secret World Legends Gets A New Trailer

Funcom's The Secret World is coming back in an all-new free-to-play format with The Secret World Legends, and today a new video was released answering the question on everyone's mind - What exactly is The Secret World Legends? If you've ever been curious about what's going to be different in the reboot, the video may be able to answer your queries. Check it out below.

Secret World Legends launches on Steam June 26th.

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New Injustice 2 Trailer Discusses Guilds, The Multiverse & More

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New Injustice 2 Trailer Discusses Guilds, The Multiverse & More

Injustice 2 isn't just a simple fighting game where you pick a combatant and go toe-to-toe with some other fighter. Carrying on in the tradition of developer NetherRealm Studios' pedigree (such as back when the studio was with Midway), Injustice 2 has different modes and amenities to keep players involved.

The new trailer for the game details its gear system, mobile ties, guild system, and multiverse mode. Guilds are naturally groups of up to 50 players that share gear and reap the shared rewards of their conquest.

Injustice 2 comes out on May 16 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

The First Three Agents Of Mayhem Showcased

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The First Three Agents Of Mayhem Showcased

Agents of Mayhem puts the skills of a dozen high-powered operatives at your fingertips (including being able to switch between three of them in the field on the fly), but they'd get very mad if you thought of them as just skin swaps.

A new trailer for the title shows off the Mayhem organization's first three hires: Hollywood, Fortune, and Hardtack. Each bring something different to the table, and you can see gameplay of some of their talents in the trailer below.

Agents of Mayhem comes out for PS4, Xbox One, and PC on August 15.

Nintendo Runs Down Game Modes

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Nintendo Runs Down Game Modes

Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers is posed to be the Switch's next major release, coming out on May 26. With just a few weeks to go, Nintendo has given the rundown on the all the modes that will be included in this version of Street Fighter II.

The standout addition is the Way of the Hado, a motion control first-person action game that's goal is to make the player "feel what it’s like to be Ryu." Staple modes like Arcade and Versus will also be included alongside Buddy Mode, a tag team battle mode, and Fight Requests as well as the ability to save replays of your matches.

You can find the full list here with detailed descriptions here. You can also check out our previous coverage here.

Secret Of Mana Creator's New 3DS RPG Combines Town Building And Adventure

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Secret Of Mana Creator's New 3DS RPG Combines Town Building And Adventure

Even if you haven't heard of Koichi Ishii, you've probably played one of the games he's worked on. A longtime Square developer, his fingerprints extend from the original Final Fantasy and Secret of Mana through to the recent 3DS port of beloved Zelda game Majora's Mask. His latest project with Grezzo and Nintendo is yet another action/RPG heading to 3DS, Ever Oasis. 

A trailer released today fills in the backstory of the adventure. Players take the role of a young seedling named Tethu who must create a vibrant village in spite of the dangerous desert surrounding it on all sides. While you lead the revitalization charge by building shops and attracting residents, you must also try to rescue his brother from the clutches of an evil spirit called Chaos. You can watch the trailer here:

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Sub-Zero, Red Hood, And Starfire Join Injustice 2 Roster As First Wave DLC

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Sub-Zero, Red Hood, And Starfire Join Injustice 2 Roster As First Wave DLC

The Injustice 2 roster has no shortage of ass-kickers, but that's not stopping NetherRealm from adding to the battle royale. The Fighter Pack 1 DLC brings three more familiar faces into the fray – Starfire, Batman villain Red Hood, and Mortal Kombat's own Sub-Zero. 

Starfire looks all grown up, more in line with her Red Hood and the Outlaws era than her Teen Titans turn. Red Hood pulls off a fashion combo attack by wearing a leather jacket over his sleek armor. Sub-Zero looks more bad-ass than usual with some icy armor of his own.

You can see the trio step up to the fight in Warner Bros. latest teaser trailer: 

Trailer Introduces Us To The Berserker Faction

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Trailer Introduces Us To The Berserker Faction

We've been slowly learning more about Piranha Bytes' upcoming action/RPG Elex. The post-apocalyptic science-fantasy game is set to feature deep moral choices and a large cast of original characters from different factions. Today, Piranha Bytes released a trailer showing off its newest faction, The Berserkers.

The Berserkers have a way to bring the world back to life by using their "world hearts," which are massive plants that can revitalize an area. They travel the world, looking for locations to plant them. With this mana-based approach, they refuse to use any kind of technology, which means you see them using swords, crossbows, axes, and magic instead of plasma rifles, shotguns, and flamethrowers like other factions.

You can learn more about the Berserkers and Elex below.

Trailer Shows First Extended Look At Gameplay

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Trailer Shows First Extended Look At Gameplay

Reservoir Dogs: Bloody Days is a cooperative top-down shooter with a time-bending twist. While that description might not mean much to you now, developer Big Star Games has released the first extended look at gameplay.

True to the name, Bloody Days is not holding back on the violence and gore if the trailer is any indication. The trailer shows off the time-rewind mechanics, as well as the level of violence you should expect going into this co-op top-down shooter.

You can see the game in action below. 

New Video Provides A Behind-The-Scenes Look At The Surge

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New Video Provides A Behind-The-Scenes Look At The Surge

Focus Home Interactive has peeled back the curtain on its upcoming sci-fi game The Surge, which shows how developer Deck13 has created its so-called "Dark Souls in space." The clip has a lot of behind-the-scenes footage and info, including how you mo-cap an exosuit that doesn't technically exist.

The solution, as it turns out, involves arm-extenders, weights, and a patient mo-cap performer. Take a look at the clip below to see the game in action, and also get plenty of shots of enemies getting torn apart and repurposed. 

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