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Guardians of the Galaxy videos shine the spotlight on leadership both in and out of combat

The new videos show the importance of strong leadership. Two new Guardians of the Galaxy videos have been released, and in them, senior gameplay director Patrick Fortier discusses how players can lead their team of intergalactic misfits. In the first video, Fortier discusses how the Guardians synergize in battle, while the second focuses on how players can lead the Guardians outside of it. Each of the crew have their own distinct personalities out of combat, and each have their own unique specialties and abilities on the battlefield. For example, Rocket serves as the group’s multi-target explosive specialist, Groot as its…

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Marvel’s Avengers roadmap covers what’s planned for the remainder of 2021

As promised last week, an updated roadmap for Marvel’s Avengers has been provided. Today, Crystal Dynamics has provided a roadmap of upcoming content for Marvel’s Avengers which covers now through the end of the year. According to the developer, it recently rolled out two new permanent quests that reward players with resources for regular play in the Avengers Initiative. The daily quest – “Rise & Shine” – offers up Fragments and Upgrade Modules for completion. The weekly quest – “Up for the Challenge” – will reward a Fragment Booster, Hero’s Catalyst, and Units. The studio said the goal is to…

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Denuvo removed from Marvel’s Avengers in latest update

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. A new update has removed Denuvo from Marvel’s Avengers on PC in the game’s latest patch. Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics have pushed out a new patch that’s removed Denuvo from Marvel’s Avengers on PC. A new update – which weighs in at 1.8GB in size and adds new Multiplayer Mission Chains and Fragment Extractors – also strips the anti-piracy software from the game, though it’s not referenced in the patch notes for the update. Reports from around the web…

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Kratos Voices Black Panther In Marvel’s Avengers

Though his time in the role as the Marvel cinematic universe’s Black Panther was tragically cut short by colon cancer, actor Chadwick Boseman embodied the role of T’Challa so fully that it’s hard to imagine anyone else providing the character’s voice. Though initially reluctant, Christopher Judge, Stargate alum and the voice of God of War’s Kratos, has stepped into the role for Marvel’s Avengers upcoming Black Panther DLC.

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Marvel’s Avengers Update Leaks Your IP Address

If you’ve downloaded the latest Marvel’s Avengers update with plans to stream your epic battle against A.I.M. Scientist Supreme Monica Rappaccini, maybe wait until Square Enix fixes the issue that’s making players’ IP addresses float around the screen during gameplay.

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Marvel’s Avengers expansion Black Panther: War for Wakanda coming in August

By Stephany Nunneley 13 June 2021 20:53 GMT The Black Panther: War for Wakanda expansion is coming to Marvel’s Avengers in August.The date for the Marvel’s Avengers expansion was announced during Square Enix Presents today.Watch on YouTubeBlack Panther: War for Wakanda will add Black Panther as a playable character, who must defend Wakanda from Klaw who seeks to steal Vibranium. You can expect the content to include the Wakandan Jungle Biome, new Klaw faction enemies, and much more. Alongside the expansion this summer, you can expect new hero outfits, a power level cap increase, and a new outpost.Also in the…

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No Spider-Man before Black Panther in Marvel’s Avengers

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 19 March 2021 16:10 GMT Spider-Man is definitely coming to Marvel’s Avengers, but not before the release of Black Panther. Speaking with IGN, Crystal Dynamics head of studio Scot Amos said the Marvel’s Avengers team is currently working on the character, but it will be a while before the PlayStation-exclusive character arrives. “I can tell you that, formally, officially, people are working on him right now,” said Amos. “So it is still on our roadmap for the future.”The game’s upcoming roadmap was revealed yesterday, and contains what looks like plenty to hold players over until the…

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Marvel’s Avengers will finally allow for multiples of the same hero in the same mission, but there’s a catch

By Sherif Saed, Friday, 19 March 2021 12:53 GMT Marvel’s Avengers will finally answer one of its players’ long-standing requests, but it may not quite be what they’re looking for.Last night’s Marvel’s Avengers segment in the Square Enix Presents showcase brought us a first look at Black Panther, and the promise of new content later this year.Crystal Dynamics also shared a look at the game’s 2021 roadmap, which was one of the more underwhelming moments of the presentation, in part because the image shown wasn’t very descriptive. But there’s good news, because an expanded version of the same roadmap (below)…

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Marvel’s Avengers stream shows off Operation: Hawkeye – Future Imperfect gameplay

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 13 March 2021 15:16 GMT A look at the Hawkeye DLC coming to Marvel’s Avengers was shown off recently during a Cyrstal Dynamics Twitch stream. In it, you get to see plenty of Marvel’s Avengers gameplay alongside the developers discussing the upcoming Hawkeye DLC.Operation: Hawkeye – Future Imperfect arrives on March 18 and will be free to owners of the core game on all platforms. In addition to a new playable character, the DLC features the next chapter in the game’s ongoing Avengers Initiative story and also introduces a new villain: Maestro. It arrives the same…

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Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy has leaked via the Microsoft Store

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 7 March 2021 13:09 GMT It looks like the most recent trilogy of Tomb Raider games is due for a release as one big collection if a new listing on the Microsoft Store is anything to go by.Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy has appeared on the Microsoft Store and promises a release date of March 18. The Trilogy includes Tomb Raider, Rise of the Tomb Raider and Shadow of the Tomb Raider and also contains all the DLC that’s been released for the Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal games that’s been launched since 2013 (cheers, Resetera).“Tomb Raider:…

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Marvel’s Avengers PS5 and Xbox Series X/S will make levelling up harder

By Dom Peppiatt, Thursday, 4 March 2021 17:12 GMT Leveling your characters and progression in Marvel’s Avengers is about to get even grindier Crystal Dynamics alters the way the game works on next-gen consoles.Once the native PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S versions of Marvel’s Avengers are out on March 18, things are going to get a bit more difficult for players looking to grind out levels and make their heroes more powerful.Crystal Dynamics will be increasing the amount of XP you’ll need to reach the highest level in the game – rank 50 – because players are currently leveling…

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Marvel’s Avengers hits PS5, Xbox Series X/S March 18 alongside Hawkeye DLC

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 16 February 2021 19:58 GMT Marvel’s Avengers will arrive on PS5 and Xbox Series X next month alongside the long-awaited Hawkeye DLC.You can expect the new-gen release of Marvel’s Avengers and the next DLC drop to occur on March 18.Players who own the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One version of the game can upgrade to the full next-gen version at no additional cost and transfer their save game to keep their progress. Upgrading from PlayStation 4 disc version will require PlayStation 5 console with a disc drive. Upgrading from Xbox One to the disc version requires an…

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Next Tomb Raider game will unify the classic and modern timelines

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 28 January 2021 20:42 GMT That said, the studio has no major game announcement to make. The next Tomb Raider game will unify the timelines, according to Crystal Dynamics. According to game director Will Kerslake, the team envisions a future of Tomb Raider games unfolding after the “established adventures” – from the Core Design’s first game to the latest released by Crystal Dynamics. We’re celebrating 25 Years of Tomb Raider throughout 2021, with community features, nostalgic content, and surprises along the way! — Tomb Raider (@tombraider) January 27, 2021“Our origin trilogy told the story of…

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You can now “play” this cancelled Tomb Raider remake

Tomb Raider: 10th Anniversary Edition was a remake of the original Tomb Raider under development for the PSP by series creators Core Design. The project was cancelled in 2006 and re-skinned as an Indiana Jones game, which was also cancelled. Now, thanks to the Internet Archive and some Tomb Raider super fans, you can play this cancelled game – sort of, a bit. (more…)