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Wanna play a game about playing games? Pro Gamer Manager lets you have your own eSports team

This is about gamer playing a video game that's managing professional video game players who were a gamer.It's finally happened -- a casual eSport management simulation game about managing professional video game players has been released.

FPS in 2016: a year for the record books?

Unfortunately, for those who dislike the genre, FPS is about to have quite a year.Hell opens up when Doom releases on May 13th, 2016 for PC, PS4 and Xbox One.

Battlefield 1 will have microtransactions

It happened with Star Wars: Battlefront, so would anyone expect otherwise from DICE and EA when Electronic Arts' fourth-quarter earnings report brought up the prospects of bringing micro and macro transactions to Battlefield 1?" - Andrew Wilson - Electronic Arts Inc.

How The Original Doom Truly Came To Be

id software's massively popular FPS baby, Doom, came about through an perfect storm of technology, previously released game success and a love of science fiction and fantasy role playing.Despite not actually being the first FPS game around, Doom is definitely known as the true grandfather of the modern FPS genre.

Homefront The Revolution lets you make America great again, open-world style

Somehow its been six years since the previous Homefront game came out, and now we finally get a sequel.In this version of the Homefront experience with an alternate timeline, the United States became reliant overly-reliant on Korean technology, including military hardware.

DOOM Review: Scuffing the luster of a franchise

In Synzer's review, he really punctuates on what it is about DOOM that gives us the classic take on first person shooters.I feel that while there is nostalgia to be reached, this is the game's biggest error.

Opinion: Overwatch does characters right

Each of the heroes distinctly stand out from each other, and each one has their own dedicated playerbase.To start things off, each hero in this game is aesthetically distinct and unique.

Halo 5: Pro-League and Podcast announcements

For those who aren't aware of what's going on in the Halo scene, it may be wise to catch up on the various updates before E3.The updates we're talking about concern the HCS Halo Invitational, Warzone Firefight skin-packs, and HCS podcasts!

Tripwire Interactive Releases New Content for KILLING FLOOR 2

On August 25, 2016 Tripwire Interactive released "Tactical Response" for KILLING FLOOR 2, its sci-fi horror FPS game.The update will also add new weapons, SWAT perks, and a new map.

My Wish for the Next Call of Duty

As you may already be aware of, sales for the Call of Duty franchise have been slipping, specifically those for the series’ latest installment, Infinite Warfare.With yearly iterations and gameplay “enhancements” like exoskeletons and boost jumps, the simplicity of the series’ early games, like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, has gotten lost in the constant push for innovation and profit.

A Second Visit Into the Horrifying World of Beyond Despair

Just over a month ago, Russian indie developer PixelMate gave us the opportunity to not only interview them but take an exclusive look at their survival horror multiplayer game, Beyond Despair.Disclaimer: Beyond Despair is currently in an alpha stage of development.

Overwatch’s Lunar New Year Event (Year of the Rooster)

The new capture the flag mode is called, “Capture the Rooster”.Mei is the talk of this event because her Chinese New Year skin makes her look thinner.

The Vault of Glass Returns in Destiny's Final Event!

Once more the Speaker is talking to us, he's back and is briefly seen in the trailer.Whatever the reason for him finding his voice again, it's nice for fans to have a character returning from the vanilla portion of Destiny.

Retrowatch: Wolfenstein 3D - The Granddaddy of FPS's

Today we are going to take a look at the granddaddy (at least one of them) of the FPS genre, Wolfenstein 3D.If you are looking for a title with a story you can get absorbed in, then Wolfenstein 3D may not be what you are looking for.

Quake Champions First Impressions: Bethesda Deftly Reloads the Classic FPS Series

The combat in Quake Champions fits like an old glove (Quake III Arena?But what Quake Champions understands is that a triple-A FPS can have all that and still heavily rely on player skill.

Indiewatch: Cthon - Old-School Shooting, Roguelike and Lovecraftian fun

Aside from those issues the general design of the levels are well implemented and have a tonne of charm that fit the game's plot and concept really well.The Marksman specialises in the use of the cannon, a ranged firearm, resulting in higher damage, more ammunition and a higher rate of fire.

Retrowatch: Wolfenstein: Spear of Destiny - Another Helping of Classic Nazi Shooting

For the release of "Spear of Destiny" on both Steam and GOG.The plot to "Spear of Destiny" takes place before the events of the original game.

Preview: Cloudbase Prime - A Unique FPP Platforming Experience

Disclaimer: Cloudbase Prime is currently in an alpha stage of development.The plot to Cloudbase Prime is interesting and quite different to anything else.