Author: Hot Game

Rage 2 has a secret cave that controls time and at least one producer thinks it’s “the stupidest thing ever”

Rage 2 is built to be the ideal fusion of open-world chaos and precision-built shooting, taking philosophies from both principal developer Avalanche and overseer Id Software. Sometimes an aspect of one team’s work catches the other team’s eye, and it results in something strange. That’s the rough origin story behind a secret cave in Rage 2 that hides within it…

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Fortnite’s rifts may be going away with the close of season 5

Epic Games seems to delight in keeping Fortnite players guessing at where the colorful battle royale will go next. Season 4 was heralded by a comet crashing onto the Earth’s surface (at least I assume Fortnite takes place on Earth), while Season 5 tore through the fabric of space-time. No one knows what Fortnite Season 6 will bring, but according…

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Doom Eternal invasions are only the first part of a new and “very Doom” PvP experience

Doom 2016’s campaign was a nearly flawless rollercoaster of heavy metal massacres,which made its multiplayer mode feel all the more vanilla by comparison. With Id Software building both sides of Doom Eternal itself (initial development of Doom 2016 multiplayer was contracted out to external developer Certain Affinity) the studio has recommitted to making every part of the experience “very Doom”…

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Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s wanted system is enforced by Mordor-style mercenary characters

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey takes the Phylakes that were so fun to fight back in Origins, procedurally generates an endless number of them, and lets you recruit them instead of just killing them (assuming they don’t kill you). We already knew Odyssey would feature a GTA-style wanted system that would send mercenaries after you if you caused enough trouble, but Ubisoft…

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