Scribbly Shooter Drawn To Life Gets April Release Date, In-Depth Dev Video

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Scribbly Shooter Drawn To Life Gets April Release Date, In-Depth Dev Video

Drawn to Death is an usual-looking game, to be sure, but what sets it apart from other hero shooters on the market today is more than skin deep. Designer David Jaffe talks about the game's frantic four-player action, explaining why a pared-down player count helps keep the action more strategic than a twitchy free-for-all.

In the video below, Jaffe explains how having fewer opponents lets you get a better sense of where your enemies are and what they're capable of – even getting a sense of the kind of player they are. He readily admits that it may seem like a turn off initially, but that players who have gotten their hands on the game have grown fond of both the game's finely tuned (and over-the-top) action.

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Play As A Samurai Hitman In This '80s Style Platformer

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Play As A Samurai Hitman In This '80s Style Platformer

Playing as a Samurai-like assassin, Katana Zero is a stylish platformer that channels the likes of Hotline Miami. It features a neo noir and '80s aesthetic through its pixelated graphics, and is supported by bloody and fast combat.

You slash, sneak, walljump and use items around your environment such as throwing pottery to overcome your enemies. You also have nifty time manipulation powers as you progress through what developer Askiisoft calls a "fractured city."

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New Injustice 2 Trailer Reveals Black Canary As Next Fighter To Join The Roster

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New Injustice 2 Trailer Reveals Black Canary As Next Fighter To Join The Roster

NetherRealm Studios revealed the next character to join the Injustice 2 roster today, via a new trailer on IGN. The reveal showcases DC fan-favorite Black Canary, as well as a previously unseen stage set in Arkham Asylum. As she battles Blue Beetle and Atrocitus, players can get a look at some of her special moves including a parry and grenade setups, as well as a devastating super move where she unleashes her iconic "Canary Cry" against her opponent. You can see her in action for yourself in the trailer below.

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Injustice 2 will be released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on May 16. Check out the previous character reveal trailer featuring Robin, right here. 

Nintendo's Super Bowl Ad Has About 1-Second Of New Footage

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Nintendo's Super Bowl Ad Has About 1-Second Of New Footage

Nintendo produced a Super Bowl ad for the first time in the company's history, and while it is severely underwhelming it does have a full second of new Zelda: Breath of the Wild footage.

In the very, very short clip (seen in gif form below) Link is shown brandishing his sword in front of Zelda and another character who is taking a nap. Link appears to be protecting both Zelda and the napping character dressed in red, but it's difficult to ascertain much else from the very brief clip.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild launches March 3 on Wii U and Switch, which also releases March 3.

Multiplayer Shooter Pulls Ashore For Early Access

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Multiplayer Shooter Pulls Ashore For Early Access

Dontnod Eleven's fast-paced PC title launched today on Steam Early Access. Battlecrew Space Pirates currently features four playable buccaneers, a central hub for players to track stats and leaderboards, and the Gold Rush game mode. This 4v4 competitive game type, which pits space pirate crews against each other to steal the most treasure, is shown prominently in the game's Early Access trailer.

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Battlecrew Space Pirates will be available for 30-percent off until February 7, with Dontnod Eleven promising more maps, characters, and a 2v2 Deathmatch game type as development continues during Early Access.  

New Developer Gameplay Trailer Focues On Online Cooperative Experience

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New Developer Gameplay Trailer Focues On Online Cooperative Experience

Sea of Thieves, Rare's ambitious open-world online pirate simulator has a new gameplay video, showcasing the developers on a peaceful mission to deliver some treasure. Of course, it isn't long before a gang of scurvy dogs pops in to cause chaos and excitement. The trailer shows off many of the game's unique features, including playing sea shanties on old-timey pirate instruments, plugging leaks made by cannonballs, digging up buried treasure, and adjusting sails to suit the wind.

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Rare is clearly placing a broad emphasis on teamwork and a lighthearted tone of whimsy and discovery; while it may prove to be possible, it would likely be a significant hassle for a single player to control an entire pirate ship all by themselves, especially with the myriad dangers afoot in Sea of Thieves' sandbox.

Aurora Shows How To Paragon And Chill In New Hero Video

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Aurora Shows How To Paragon And Chill In New Hero Video

Epic Games has released a new Paragon hero, the frosty Aurora. Take a look at a new video to see how she uses her ice abilities to disrupt and control enemy attackers.

She's able to rush forward using her abilities, create paths for her and her allies, and freeze large crowds using her ultimate. Check out the clip for a complete rundown of what she brings to the field.

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Trailer Gives You The Lowdown On Popping Nazi Skulls

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Trailer Gives You The Lowdown On Popping Nazi Skulls

With Sniper Elite 4 just over two weeks away, Rebellion has released another trailer. This one showcases and explains what's new in the fourth entry of the series.

You can watch the whole trailer right here, but be warned, there's quite a bit of gore:

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Warriors Clash In Early Access Launch Trailer

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Warriors Clash In Early Access Launch Trailer

The Early Access launch for Funcom's take on Conan: The Barbarian arrives today and to commemorate the occasion is a trailer filled with sand, swords, and giant serpents. You can watch the whole thing right here:

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Conan Exiles will also be available on Xbox One in the Spring.