Anime fans: the successor to Cosmic Break will be coming to Europe. Titled as Cosmic League, the anime Third Person Shooter (TPS) will head into Closed Beta at the end of Q1 2016. Players based in Europe can already sign up for the first test.
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A new tactical, military shooter is in the pipeline. Poland-based studio The Farm 51 officially announced 'World War 3', an FPS to be created with Unreal Engine 4 and set in a fictional scenario of a global, military conflict. World War 3 will be based on a free-to-play revenue model.
According to several Korean media outlets NCsoft will be developing a new FPS game. The company has started recruiting developers for a new team.
Initially developed by Japan-based Valhalla Game Studios for the Wii U, the action shooter Devil's Third will be debuting as free-to-play, multiplayer-only, online version for PC in Thailand later this year.
A new MOBA is on the horizon. Epic Games released two trailers for their next upcoming project: Paragon is a 5-vs-5 sci-fi MOBA with a card deck system. It is also about deep strategy, skill-based, explosive TPS action and visuals that demonstrate the capabilities of their Unreal Engine 4. Watch the trailers best in 4k:
Russian studio LVR Studio announced Pangaea, a survival, action MMO with TPS and RPG elements, set on post-apocalyptic Earth which is devastated by an extraterrestrial attack. Players will find themselves in a very hostile and unforgiving world. And they need to survive.
It's not much, but both concept art and screenshots provided by Russian studio Battlestate Game look promissing for "Escape from Tarkov", a hardcore, survival MMO mixture of FPS/ TPS and RPG.
Indie publisher Free Reign Entertainment celebrates a milestone, as one million players have registered mainly through Steam for the free-to-play survival MMO game Romero's Aftermath since Open Beta launch last month.
"The vast majority of our players wanted Block N Load to be free-to-play game, so that's what we've done!", said Jagex Games Studio. From today onwards, the team-based shooter, a mix of Minecraft and Team Fortress 2, is available as free-to-play game. The new version also adds new content and major improvements.
S4 League received tons of new content. Aeria Games has released an update that features new content designed entirely by the enthusiastic S4 League community.
Crossout is a new team-based vehicle combat game, developed by Gaijin Entertainment and Targem Games. Set in a post-apocalyptic world, players build their own unique vehicle and engage in fast-paced combat in Third Person perspective. Crossout's main feature are the endless customization options, "no two vehicles in Crossout are the same". Checkout the gameplay trailer:
You read it right. Among other changes and improvements, Suba Games adds a Marriage System and Chatroom in their long-running FPS Mission Against Terror (MAT), in an effort to strengthen the social aspects of the game, which claims to have about 40% female players.
Blizzard revealed its brand-new game Overwatch, a highly stylized team-based FPS, featuring an amazing cast of heroes and set in an all-new Blizzard game universe. Signups for the forthcoming Beta are live at the official site, will Overwatch be a free-to-play game?
New World Interactive deploys new free "Hunt" DLC and lets everyone play INSURGENCY for free all weekend. Also, Reto-Moto celebrates more than 1 mio. players after 30 days on Steam with a free 3-day Veteran membership this weekend too.
There have been persistent rumors in the past weeks claiming that Germany-based Crytek is struggling in a financial crisis, or even on the verge of bankruptcy. Some rumors turned out to be true and some wrong: Crytek announced the latest developments in its efforts to restructure the company.
Indie developer Freejam celebrates its 1,000,000th users in its free-to-play shooter Robocraft. Described as 'Minecraft meets WOT', Robocraft is more than just a multiplayer robot shooter, players can freely build their own highly customizable vehicle and test it in fast-paced matches against other players.
GameLoadouts.com is a new portal dedicated to avid FPS gamers who want to find out the best ways to outfit their weapons in Call of Duty: Ghosts, Battlefield 4 and Titanfall. Check how others fine-tune their weapon and submit your own favorite loadout.