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The Playstation Plus December line-up has been leaked

Save 35% on a VG247 yearly subscription this Black Friday! If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. Godfall, Mortal Shell, and Lego DC Super-Villains seem to be the free games offered to PlayStation users. It looks like PlayStation Plus members are getting a peak at some free gifts early this year, as the December line up of free games has been leaked via Deadlabs, a site where accurate leaks are often posted. The games that seem to be on their way are Mortal Shell for the PS4,…

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Godfall’s first expansion adds more snazzy armour in August

The looter-slasher action-RPG Godfall is getting its first paid expansion later this year, adding a fiery new realm, new story missions and – yeah, you get it, all the usual DLC things. Much more importantly, it’s also adding a bunch of shiny new fashion. From the looks of things we’re getting some stylish animal helmets that we’ll be able to strut around in amongst the flames. The DLC, aptly named Fire & Darkness, is coming out on August 10th. Read more

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Godfall gameplay, launch trailer, UI and more shown in developer stream

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 5 November 2020 20:46 GMT Gearbox Publishing and developer Counterplay Games have released the launch trailer Godfall.Alongside the launch trailer for Godfall, a developer Q&A was released providing details on end-game content, and more.We’ve posted the developer stream below, and you can have a look at the launch trailer as well further down.In the video, you will get a look at gameplay and the Seventh Sanctum which acts as a hub, you will see inspectable Valorplates, a training room, one of the first looks at the UI, the holomap, and missions for each section of the…

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Godfall requires an always-online connection on PS5 and PC

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 4 October 2020 11:06 GMT Godfall, the PlayStation 5 and PC looter-slasher, will require a consistent internet connection – even if you’re playing in single-player mode.The official PlayStation Store page for Godfall has confirmed that the game requires an internet connection to play, and you must be signed in at all times.The “Online Play Required” label can be seen on the site. It’s the same badge you’ll see on games like Destiny and Fortnite that require you to have a persistent internet connection in order to access the game’s features.The official Godfall Twitter account later confirmed…

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Godfall digs deep into combat details and weapon types

Up until now, it sure felt like we didn’t know a lot about “looter-slasher” Godfall aside from the fact that it’s an action game that looks quite colorful and shiny. Well say no more, Gearbox Publishing and Counterplay Games have gone and dumped a whole trove of combat details on the ground. I’m going to spend about as long sorting through information about these various attack types as I likely will my in-game inventory. (more…)

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Godfall deep dive covers combat techniques, weapons, and more

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 25 September 2020 20:31 GMT A deep dive on Godfall has been published, giving you more insight into combat.The Godfall deep dive posted on the PlayStation Blog goes over various attacks in the upcoming looter-slasherIn it, enemy weak points, breaching, and Soulshatter finishes are discussed, along with Arechon modesThe various shield moves such as parrying, throwing, bashing, and ground slam are detailed, along with the unique Polarity attacks.There’s also some information on weapons such as warhammers, greatswords, and polearms.Godfall will be available for PC on the Epic Games Store on November 12.It is also coming to…

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Godfall’s new Combat Trailer shows off more PS5 gameplay

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 13 September 2020 10:50 GMT Gearbox Software and Counterplay Games have revealed more information about upcoming PS5 and PC game, Godfall, as part of a PAX Digital x EGX Digital showcase.During the showcase, the developer shared a new 4K video showing off the third-person combat in the game, giving us the best look at how the gameplay shakes out in Godfall to date.The new trailer cuts between gameplay and cutscenes, showing off the game’s intense combat and impressive graphics in equal measure.Three different versions of the game were also unveiled at the showcase: Godfall Standard edition,…

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Godfall gameplay trailer offers a new look at combat

The brand new Godfall gameplay trailer showcased at PlayStation’s State of Play event has provided us with a look of how combat is going to shape up in Counterplay’s upcoming looter-slasher. We got a look at two new weapons in today’s Godfall gameplay trailer – the dual blades and the longsword. Each has its own unique combat style, and come packed with their own advantages.You can check out the trailer below, or read on for a breakdown of the new weapon classes.According to the combat reveal, the dual blades are the fastest weapon class in Godfall, embodying “speed” and “mobility.”…