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Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege E3 2015 Multiplayer Trailer

Posted By Justin Lee On June 15, 2015 at 5:43 pm ADD COMMENTS

R6_SIEGE_BlackInspired by the reality of counter terrorist operatives across the world, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege invites players to master the art of siege. Intense close quarters confrontations, high lethality, tactics, team play, and tension are at the center of the experience. Experience a new style of assault with the siege gameplay, transforming environments into strongholds and bringing more tactics of approach. Counter terrorist units are trained to handle extreme situations, such as hostage rescue, with surgical precision. Operating in tight formations, they are experts of close quarter combat, demolition, and coordinated assaults.

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege E3 2015 Trailer:

First Details and Screenshots for Fallout 4 at E3 2015

Posted By Justin Lee On June 15, 2015 at 10:10 am ADD COMMENTS

Fallout 4 LogoBethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of Fallout 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, welcome you to the world of Fallout 4 – their most ambitious game ever, and the next generation of open-world gaming.

As the sole survivor of Vault 111, you enter a world destroyed by nuclear war. Every second is a fight for survival, and every choice is yours. Only you can rebuild and determine the fate of the Wasteland. Welcome home.

Freedom and Liberty!
Do whatever you want in a massive open world with hundreds of locations, characters, and quests. Join multiple factions vying for power or go it alone, the choices are all yours.

You’re S.P.E.C.I.A.L!
Be whoever you want with the S.P.E.C.I.A.L. character system. From a Power Armored soldier to the charismatic smooth talker, you can choose from hundreds of Perks and develop your own playstyle.

Super Deluxe Pixels!
An all-new next generation graphics and lighting engine brings to life the world of Fallout like never before. From the blasted forests of the Commonwealth to the ruins of Boston, every location is packed with dynamic detail.

Violence and V.A.T.S.!
Intense first or third person combat can also be slowed down with the new dynamic Vault-Tec Assisted Targeting System (V.A.T.S) that lets you choose your attacks and enjoy cinematic carnage.

Release Date: November 10, 2015 (Worldwide) on PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One.


Dishonored 2 Announced at E3 2015 / First Details and Screenshots

Posted By Justin Lee On June 15, 2015 at 9:42 am ADD COMMENTS

Dishonored 2 LogoReprise your role as a supernatural assassin in Dishonored 2, the highly anticipated follow up to Arkane Studios’ 2012 Game of the Year! Explore a world unlike any other as either Emily Kaldwin or Corvo Attano – both powerful assassins with their own unique set of supernatural abilities, weapons and unusual gadgets. Define your own playstyle by blending immersive first-person action, assassination, stealth, mobility and the game’s brutal combat system. Combine the tools at your disposal to creatively eliminate your enemies whether you choose to pursue them unseen or ruthlessly attack head on with weapons drawn. Show no mercy and leave chaos in your wake or find a more subtle way to eliminate your targets. More than ever the choices you make will determine the outcome of each mission, and ultimately the game.

Dishonored 2 is set 15 years after the Lord Regent has been vanquished and the dreaded Rat Plague has passed into history. An otherworldly usurper has seized the throne from Empress Emily Kaldwin, leaving the fate of the Isles hanging in the balance. As either Emily Kaldwin or Corvo Attano, travel beyond the legendary streets of Dunwall to Karnaca – a once-dazzling coastal city that holds the key to restoring Emily to power. Armed with the mark of the Outsider and powerful new supernatural abilities, hunt down your enemies and forever alter the fate of the Empire.

Estimated Release Date: Spring 2016 on PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One.

Dishonored 2 E3 2015 Screenshots:

E3 2015 Press Conference Schedule

Posted By Justin Lee On June 15, 2015 at 9:11 am ADD COMMENTS

E3 logo
Get ready to sit down and watch tons of press conferences at E3 2015, see below for the schedule of press conferences and where to watch them.

Microsoft E3 2015 Press Conference June 15 9:30AM PDT:
On your Xbox 360 or Xbox One Console

Sony E3 2015 Press Conference June 15 6PM PDT:

Nintendo E3 2015 Press Conference June 16 9AM PDT:

EA E3 2015 Press Conference June 15 1PM PDT:

Ubisoft E3 2015 Press Conference 3PM PDT:

Doom LogoDeveloped by id software, the studio that pioneered the first-person shooter genre and created multiplayer Deathmatch, DOOM returns as a brutally fun and challenging modern-day shooter experience. Relentless demons, impossibly destructive guns, and fast, fluid movement provide the foundation for intense, first-person combat – whether you’re obliterating demon hordes through the depths of Hell in the single-player campaign, or competing against your friends in numerous multiplayer modes. Expand your gameplay experience using DOOM SnapMap game editor to easily create, play, and share your content with the world.

A Relentless Campaign
There is no taking cover or stopping to regenerate health as you beat back Hell’s raging demon hordes. Combine your arsenal of futuristic and iconic guns, upgrades, movement and an advanced melee system to knock-down, slash, stomp, crush, and blow apart demons in creative and violent ways.

Return of id Multiplayer
Dominate your opponents in DOOM’s signature, fast-paced arena-style combat. In both classic and all-new game modes, annihilate your enemies utilizing your personal blend of skill, powerful weapons, vertical movement, and unique power-ups that allow you to play as a demon.

Endless Possibilities
DOOM SnapMap – a powerful, but easy-to-use game and level editor – allows for limitless gameplay experiences on every platform. Without any previous experience or special expertise, any player can quickly and easily snap together and visually customize maps, add pre-defined or completely custom gameplay, and even edit game logic to create new modes. Instantly play your creation, share it with a friend, or make it available to players around the world – all in-game with the push of a button.

Doom PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One Screenshots:

Canadian HOT DEAL: Xbox Live 12 Month Gold Membership $39

Posted By Justin Lee On June 11, 2015 at 2:42 pm ADD COMMENTS

Xbox Live Gold Code CostcoWe don’t normally post deals on Gametactics, but in this case it was too hot to pass up. You do NOT need to be a member of Costco to purchase this, Costco.ca allows anyone to buy from their online store.

Xbox Live 12 Month Gold membership for $39! Remember, you are allowed to have up to 36 months of Xbox Live Gold stored in your account, so go for it even if you have 23 months left on your Gamertag:

Limit one per address, code sent via e-mail within 48 hours: http://www.costco.ca/Xbox-LIVE%C2%AE-%E2%80%93-12-month-Gold-Membership-Electronic-Code.product.100014263.html

If you need two of them, you’ll have to go in into a Costco store and you’ll need a membership.

LEGO Marvel’s Avengers E3 2015 Trailer

Posted By Justin Lee On June 10, 2015 at 4:38 pm ADD COMMENTS

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released the first trailer for LEGO Marvel’s Avengers, the first console videogame featuring characters and storylines from the critically-acclaimed film Marvel’s The Avengers and the blockbuster sequel Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. Play as Earth’s Mightiest Heroes in their quest to save the world while reliving some of the most amazing moments from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, including the famed Battle of New York between the Avengers and Super Villain Loki as seen in Marvel’s The Avengers.

LEGO Marvel’s Avengers E3 2015 Trailer:

Re-imagined in LEGO form and told in TT Games’ signature, classic LEGO humor, LEGO Marvel’s Avengers will be available winter 2015 for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, PS Vita, WiiU, Nintendo 3DS and Windows PC.

NERO Review – Xbox One

Posted By Jeff Markiewicz On June 10, 2015 at 4:08 pm ADD COMMENTS

nero_logoNERO is a first-person adventure game with a focus on the experience and narrative from developer Storm in a Teacup. Adventure games have seen a decent resurgence as of late and NERO falls mostly into a relatively new niche in this genre called first-person narratives. Games in this sub-genre include games such as Dear Ether and Gone Home. While their focus exclusively on storytelling and exploration have caused some to debate their status as videogames, it is no doubt that they can deliver powerful, immersive experiences. This combined with the fact that Storm in a Teacup is helmed by a couple industry veterans should prove fruitful. Will NERO be the next great experience out of this emerging game type?
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Bethesda Softworks Announces Fallout 4

Posted By Justin Lee On June 3, 2015 at 12:42 pm ADD COMMENTS

Fallout 4 LogoBethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax Media company, today confirmed the upcoming global release of Fallout 4, the next generation of open-world gaming. The world premiere of the game will take place during Bethesda’s E3 Showcase being held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California on June 14th beginning at 7pm PST, and streamed live around the world via Twitch and YouTube.

Fallout 4 Teaser Trailer:

Fallout 4 is being developed for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and PC by award-winning Bethesda Game Studios under the direction of Todd Howard. This eagerly-awaited game is the follow up to the 2008 ‘Game of the Year’, Fallout 3, and the first title from the world-renowned studio since the release of their global phenomenon and 2011 ‘Game of the Year’, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

“We know what this game means to everyone,” said Game Director, Todd Howard, “The time and technology have allowed us to be more ambitious than ever. We’ve never been more excited about a game, and we can’t wait to share it.”

The game’s official trailer, created in-game at Bethesda Game Studios, can be viewed at: www.fallout4.com.

Fallout 4 has not yet been rated by the ESRB.

Nintendo Announces New Games in a Nintendo Direct Micro Video Presentation

Posted By Justin Lee On June 2, 2015 at 2:59 pm Comments Off on Nintendo Announces New Games in a Nintendo Direct Micro Video Presentation

Nintendo_Direct_LogoNintendo’s Digital Event video presentation for E3 2015 might be only a couple weeks away, but Nintendo is jumping at the chance to get started early on some of its new announcements. A special Nintendo Direct Micro video is now live on Nintendo.com and YouTube and is not short on new reveals and further details about previously announced Wii U and Nintendo 3DS games. If you don’t want to spoil any of the fun surprises for yourself, stop reading now and watch the full 17-minute video presentation in its entirety below:

“This Nintendo Direct provides a nice preview of things to come – for Nintendo 3DS in particular – ahead of our Digital Event and other activities for E3,” said Pierre-Paul Trepanier, Nintendo of Canada’s senior director and general manager. “Between now and the end of the year, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS owners are in for a solid stream of great games.”

Highlights of the Nintendo Direct video include:
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