Gamers got their 1st look at the official sequel in the Dead Island series back at E3 2014. While that game’s cinematic trailer was fun and entertaining, fans were very much looking forward to seeing some gameplay. Well, we all got our wish! As Gamescom 2014 starts to head into high gear, new trailers for upcoming games are beginning to flood the web. Dead Island 2 has joined the game trailer craze with its new debut footage. This gameplay trailer shows off some pre-alpha footage that’s filled with ravenous zombies, huge guns, sunny locales and amazing graphics.
The yearly ritual that is the release of a new Call of Duty has become more than a little stale, but with a new setting, a new story and a villain for the ages, Advanced Warfare might give the series the kick in the pants it needs to become as widely praised as it is widely purchased. As anyone who has played Call of Duty in the past might expect, the stakes are unbelievably high in Advanced Warfare. The entire civilization of Earth has been shaken to its core by the first global terrorist attack in history, an attack which stretched five continents and resulted in the decimation of multiple nuclear reactors. The nations of the world were at a loss, so they turned to the one private military corporation that might be able to keep them safe: Atlas.
Assassin’s Creed Unity teams up with famed musician and Master of Horror Rob Zombie to depict the chaotic and brutal events behind the French Revolution. Illustrated by The Walking Dead co-creator, Tony Moore, this animated short brings to life the gory details, bloody battles, and terrifying events of the revolution.
Assassin’s Creed Unity Creative Director Alex Amancio walks us through the features of the all new Anvil engine and highlights some of the technology he and the rest of the development team used to make Assassin’s Creed Unity a true next gen experience. You’ll learn about everything from character movement to lighting to the AI and animations that make the massive crowds possible in the streets of Paris. Will you play it?
Still haven’t played Leo’s Fortune? Shame on you. Maybe this fantastic Rube Goldberg trailer that debuted this week will change your mind. There’s something downright magical about this thing. It feels like it belongs at the start of some classy Jim Henson production. Whoever came up with this deserves all the awards. You can pick up Leo’s Fortune on iOS and Android now.
Dragon’s Teeth, the fourth expansion for Battlefield 4, will have its initial launch shortly, and publisher Electronic Arts released a trailer today to show off the four maps contained within. The expansion takes place in cities across Asia, and brings urban warfare to the fore. The four maps in question are Lumphini Garden, Pearl Market, Propaganda and Sunken Dragon, and Dragon’s Teeth also includes a new mode called Chain Link. Along with those items come five new weapons, a new gadget and a new battle pickup. Will you play it?
A new mod for the Xbox 360 version of Grand Theft Auto V has given the game the ability to run like a first-person title. Everything from the on-foot to driving portions of GTA V can be done from the perspective of the players. The mod was created by XBLToothPik, who posted his awesome creation on YouTube for the world to enjoy. There is some instances of clipping in the players’ face when he turns the body, but it doesn’t take anything away from the success of the creation. Do you rate or hate this idea?
The ability to create our own tracks is a big draw for Trials Fusion, allowing gamers from all over the world to let their creative side shine and in the end everyone benefits from it. Creating tracks are not easy, they take time and patience to get right and one man has created what could possibly be the greatest yet, only taking him around 100 hours to complete. Titled “The Cave”, the track brings you through dark and damp cave systems, up to soaring heights and even underwater, offering beautiful scenery all the way through.