The lights are on
The team that was originally behind Call of Duty? Check. Next-gen graphics and fluid multiplayer? Sold. Giant robots that rain down from the sky? No brainer. "Narrative multiplayer?" I wasn't sold, until I played Titanfall for myself.Today at Gamescom 2013, I played two Titanfall matches that evolved very differently. The maps were the same, the staging was identical, but the feel of each was unique. In the first game, my team barely lost. In the second, we won by a landslide. Titanfall doesn't have multiplayer maps; it has story arcs that can be replayed over and over with different conclusions.At the outset, we're shown a captured pilot from the opposite side of the war. It's our job to cover the extraction and hold off the opposing forces. My five human allies, along with a number of AI-controlled grunts (giving the battle a more frenetic, weighty atmosphere) begin our press forward to establish a foothold on the map.Throughout the first match, the voiceovers offer pep talks, letting us know that we're holding them off, but still losing. We get updates on the prisoner transport's movements. Along the way, new moments in the pitched fight are introduced, as we're warned of an incoming ship and heavier forces. This coincides with more Titans joining the battle as the countdown "build timer" expires. When we lost, our superiors voiced their unhappiness about losing the city, but because it was so close, we managed to get the prisoner out of the city.
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GOOD GOD ALMIGHTY I WANT THIS GAME, BUT WANT A PS4 EVEN MORE!!!! ugghhhhhhhhh and I know my pc will not run it in its current state because i dont have win 7 or 8. and i need a processor and gpu upgrade but not by that much *facepalm*
The narrative mulitplayer sounds intriguing enough, but I really hope it has a straight up multiplayer mode as well without the AI players.
This game looks cool as hell. I can't wait to get into my first Titan.
That...that was amazing. I'm so excited for this game.
That looks amazing. Possibly the best looking MP game I have seen IMO.
Destiny and this game look different enough to both be amazing.
I think CoD is gonna have to step its game up next gen.
Interesting. I may well end up checking this out.