DICE finally showed off real gameplay from its upcoming battle royale mode Firestorm. The studio released a trailer this morning that touches on many its key details. In particular, the company emphasized how traditional Battlefield mechanics will impact last-player-standing gameplay. But, more importantly, the company also revealed that you can drive tractors. Battlefield V: … [Read more...] about Battlefield battle royale trailer’s real star is a tractor
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I’ve been thinking a lot about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s Blackout battle royale mode. It is Treyarch and Activision’s answer to the competitive threat in the multibillion-dollar shooter market from Fortnite and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. And I now think it’s going to be huge. I played it during the beta, and it changed my mind about the … [Read more...] about The DeanBeat: Why Blackout battle royale will be huge for Call of Duty
Why it matters: Battle royale is arguably the trendiest gameplay mode around with several established franchises including Battlefield and Call of Duty set to implement it in upcoming releases. It stands to reason that if new games can benefit from the mode, why can’t older favorites as well? That’s the thinking behind a new mod for Doom II called Doom Royale (with … [Read more...] about Doom II mod begs the question, what other classics would be ideal for battle royale?
There are moments in life where you have to just stand up straight and admit to the world that you are a tremendous hypocrite and a complete waste of flesh and oxygen. This is one of those moments. Allow me to explain.Last week I wrote about Spider-Man on the PlayStation 4. A well-made, supremely polished video game, Spider-Man succeeds by appropriating the best parts of other, … [Read more...] about Halo needs a Battle Royale mode like Fortnite
“Call of Duty” and “Battlefield” both have Battle Royale formats of their own. Activison/DICE The rise of the Battle Royale video game in the past year has been meteoric to say the least. Heralded by the popularity of “Fortnite” and “PUBG“, these games have become hits, with celebrities like Drake making it known that he enjoys … [Read more...] about Thanks to the ‘Fortnite’ rage, ‘Call of Duty’ and ‘Battlefield’ will also be taking on the Battle Royale format