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Day: October 6, 2019
Freeman: Guerrilla Warfare caught my eye a while back during its lengthy stay in Steam’s Early Access program. The promise was a combination of tactical first-person shooting action with the squad leadership elements of the Mount & Blade games. It was one I figured I’d circle back around to once it had time to bake a while longer, and suddenly, that time is now.
Outward, the uncompromising survival RPG that casts you as just another normal person rather than a magical hero, has sold more than 400,000 copies. That’s well beyond what its developers anticipated, and they’re celebrating their success with a major update and content patch that’s coming soon.
Caustic is Apex Legends’ stinkiest hero, and he’s not a popular pick – his abilities are limited to a gas trap and grenade that work more as area denial tools than direct damage dealers. Nevertheless, one Apex Legends player pulled off a full squad wipe using only those special skills, and he orchestrated it so that the feat went down in the toilet.
E3 viewers were charmed this summer by Ikumi Nakamura, the creative director at Tango Gameworks who has had a hand in shaping games like Okami, Bayonetta, and The Evil Within. As it turns out, she’s also a Rainbow Six Siege fan, and she’s got a soft spot for the most meme-worthy operator of them all, Tachanka.
The race for the title of World First in Destiny 2’s new raid, The Garden of Salvation, is over. An Ascend Clan team finished the challenging new series of boss fights and puzzles, set amongst idyllic fields of wildflowers and killer Vex, about six hours and ten minutes after it went live Saturday.