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[Reviewed on PS4] There are few adjectives in this world more subjective than “annoying”, but Battleborn’s campaign bucks its user-friendly status quo to deliver a shooter that isn’t even slightly interested in accommodating casual players. What’s more, in its own way it’s as fatuous and poorly conceived as Colonial Marines..
Controversy, innovation, Borderlands, Half-Life, Aliens, Duke Nukem and reinventing the first-person shooter. This is Gearbox. This is Randy Pitchford Some people think of themselves as software developers or videogame-makers,” explains Gearbox Software’s co-founder and studio head, Randy Pitchford. “We kind of think on a higher level, which is about creating..
Amongst the spate of remasters, remakes and rehashes of the last few years, Homeworld is more worthwhile than others. While the worst examples have been cynical attempts to cash-in with a casual re-skin or improved texture pack, the best have added genuine value to the original proposition. Happily, the Homeworld..
Borderlands has always had a very precise sense of humour – somewhere between self-aware self-deprecation, cultural criticism, and a flurry of dirty jokes. Thing is, the delivery of this humour can fall a little flat in the main games because you’re so busy looting everything and shooting people in the..
Senior producer Brian Burleson discusses the difficulties in adapting the revered license.