Check out the excellent trailer for Industria, a surreal Cold War shooter

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Check out the excellent trailer for Industria, a surreal Cold War shooter

Industria is a forthcoming shooter set in East Berlin as the wall falls. Where "a young woman plunges headlong into a parallel dimension" in what is giving me some extremely good flashbacks to trailers for games like Half-Life and BioShock. As the Cold War ends, this game starts, and what a start that is. A synth-heavy soundscape, deeply atmospheric visuals, and what sounds like a tight story at about 4 hours. It's an excellent game trailer.

New Valorant agent Reyna revealed

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New Valorant agent Reyna revealed

Riot has revealed the 11th Valorant agent, Reyna, who hails from Mexico. A brief announcement video tweeted today shows off her abilities and personality, but offers no specifics.

Halo community update tracks the obscure cause of Halo 2's worst launch bug

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Halo community update tracks the obscure cause of Halo 2's worst launch bug

Solving bugs in game development is complicated. Solving bugs in game development when your game is actually half a dozen games, ported to PC from three different consoles across two decades, is very complicated. That's the broad thrust of the latest Halo: Master Chief Collection community update, which goes into rare, extensive detail about the process of bug fixing a big game. It's an interesting read that's surprisingly easy to understand even if you aren't a game developer, and serves as a direct response to the unfortunately nasty multiplayer bug Halo 2 launched with.

League of Legends' mobile spin-off looks awesome

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League of Legends' mobile spin-off looks awesome

League of Legends: Wild Rift is a faster, simpler version of the incredibly intimidating PC MOBA, and it looks really good so far. The mobile and console spin-off was first announced during Riot Games' tenth anniversary livestream back in October, but at the time all we knew was it would be a pared down version of LoL. Today, though, Riot finally showed off an extended gameplay preview and talked about core systems like cosmetic skins, the champion roster, and more.