EA E3 2013

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EA’s conference kicks of with Plants vs. Zombies but not as you know it. Having moved from the tower defence based gameplay of old to a 3rd person shooter. Gameplay wise a horde mode was shown which looked OK but had a whiff of Continue reading

Microsoft E3 2013

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So first up to run the E3 conference gauntlet this year was Microsoft. Their first showing was from Konami with a gameplay video of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. Showing the impressive Fox Engine off, it showed the new open world with Snake traversing the land on horseback. Real time weather effects looked impressive and hold the potential to open up new gameplay avenues. Looks like both the CQC and stealth techniques have been improved greatly, appearing to make this new entry smoother to play than Metal Gear of the past. It’s a fantastic start to this year’s show; let’s hope it continues at this level.

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