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If you ended up skipping Rage 2 when it released last year, now is your chance to add it to your game library at no cost, rather than fork over $59.99 for the title. That's because it is free in the Epic Games Store right now. It is one of two free games up for grabs, and is available at no cost until 11:00am on Thursday, February 25. Say what you will about the Epic Games Store and whether or not exclusives are a good thing. Whatever your feeling, the constant influx of free games is a big draw. Some are bigger draws than others, naturally. Rage 2, for example, is perhaps not the smash hit developers id Software and Avalanche Studios (or publisher Bethesda) hoped it would be. However, it's hard... Read more...
Five years after Just Cause 2 rocked the fictional island of Panau, Square Enix  and Avalanche Studios are ramping up to the launch of Just Cause 3. Your cool-under-ridiculous-pressure hero Rico Rodriguez is back, but he’s bringing the hurt to a new dictator, on a new island. And by the looks of the explosion-filled trailer, Rodriguez is going raise the bar for sheer devastation.  Screengrab from Just Cause 3 The first thing you’ll notice about the trailer is that the graphics are stunning. Character movement looks life-like and the buildings and vehicles that Rodriguez destroys look darn near real. The trailer kicks off with Rodriguez jumping onto a fighter jet and yanking out the... Read more...