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written by Russ Looney on May 13, 2016 in Weekly Roundup


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Publisher Defends Negative IGN Review Of Their Game, Shoots Down ‘Supposed Conspiracy’ (Kotaku)

Game publisher Paradox issued an unusual statement this morning, defending a negative IGN review of their newest game while shooting down conspiracy nuts who believed that IGN’s criticism was influenced by outside factors.

UK Russian Embassy tweets screenshot from Command & Conquer Generals (Eurogamer)

The Russian Embassy in London has tweeted a screenshot from PC real-time strategy game Command & Conquer: Generals.

Assassin’s Creed film gets its first major trailer (PC Gamer)

Ubisoft’s longrunning historical saga has been poised to hit cinemas for years now, and it’s been so long that it seemed like maybe they’d forgotten about it.

Bioware Documentary Looks at the ‘Star Wars’ World of Gaming (Collider)

For as they say in the video, BioWare storytelling is all about making the audience feel emotion. And for any red-blooded Star Wars fan out there, that’s exactly what they’ve done with their line of titles from a galaxy far, far away.

XCOM 2 Alien Hunters impressions—wear your enemies (PC Gamer)

You’ve driven the aliens back, stolen their technology, hacked their mechs and autopsied them, but you’ve yet to wear their skin into battle. This oversight is fixed by the new Alien Hunters DLC.