Al Capone plays the Chicago Piano in the first Empire of Sin gameplay trailer

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Al Capone plays the Chicago Piano in the first Empire of Sin gameplay trailer

Empire of Sin is a Prohibition-era strategy game from Romero Games that sets players up in the mythical Chicago of the 1920s with nothing but a Tommy gun, some booze, ambition, and an utterly non-functional moral compass. From there, it's a race to become Boss of Bosses, as you build your empire of brewers, brothels, and speakeasies, and drop the hammer on would-be rivals with old-fashioned (literally) XCOM-style combat.

Bloodlines 2 RTX trailer teases sweet graphics and a mysterious woman in red

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Bloodlines 2 RTX trailer teases sweet graphics and a mysterious woman in red

A new trailer for Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 demonstrates the game's very impressive (and very moody) visual styling when running on one of Nvidia's RTX-capable graphics cards. "Ray-traced lighting and reflections" might be an accidentally ironic angle to take on a game about vampires, but it sure is pretty—after all, you can't have quality shadows without quality lighting.

Microsoft will be announcing something 'exciting' about Age of Empires at Gamescom

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Microsoft will be announcing something 'exciting' about Age of Empires at Gamescom

Microsoft are presenting an Inside Xbox showcase as part of Gamescom on Monday, and they're teasing some "exciting" news related to Age of Empires as part of it. There's a couple of things in the works this could relate to. Most excitingly, there's Age of Empires 4, currently in development by Relic (of Dawn of War and Company of Heroes fame), which we don't know much about though Phil Spencer told us it's "making good progress".