In 2020, Star Wars: Battlefront is living its best life

It is a truth universally acknowledged that the Star Wars: Battlefront games are where you’ll find some of the all-time best Star Wars action the franchise has to offer.

Sixteen years later, that still holds true…

This week, we’re looking at the latest news for the Battlefront series – from its first instalment to its latest – to see how these games are still living their best lives.

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Destiny 2’s latest season is a real-time countdown to the arrival of the Darkness

Destiny 2’s ‘Season of the Worthy’ is a countdown to Armageddon. It’s the gap between Mass Effect 2 and 3, leading to the Reapers’ arrival, experienced in real-time!

Those ‘pyramid ships’ glimpsed at the end of the Red War campaign back in 2017? They’re coming, and every week we’re seeing them get closer.

Here’s why this is awesome…

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A love letter to Borderlands 3

Gearbox’s studio and genre-defining looter-shooter classic has been around for over a decade. Borderlands 3 released in September 2019 and I, like many, am still playing it religiously.

This week, we look at what keeps bringing us back to Borderlands 3 and how it keeps upgrading its awesomeness!

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5 games it’s your social duty to play while you’re self-isolating

The international impact of COVID-19 cannot be understated. Industry events have been cancelled and increasing numbers of countries are enforcing social distancing, isolation, and quarantine measures to ensure the safety of all.

With more time spent indoors, it turns out that we’ve all got a lot more time to actually play games now.

Here are five titles that we recommend clearing from your backlog – it’s your civic duty!

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Why the best part of Sea of Thieves is its musical instruments (please help, I can’t stop hearing sea shanties!)

What do you think of when asked about your favourite part of a game?

Is it the depth and emotion of the story? The slick and responsive combat? Exploring a world, playing with friends, earning new gear…?

I jumped into Sea of Thieves recently and discovered my own answer to that question.

It’s the playable instruments!

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