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Breakaway is a mythological sport brawler built for fast action, teamwork, and live streaming. Build the optimal team composition from an expanding roster of legendary warriors, each with their own unique skills, weapons, and Buildables - summonable structures that can be used to dynamically alter the arena and provide a new level of tactical depth. Fight for dominance across fabled locations such as El Dorado, Atlantis, and Styx as you engage in four versus four competition to control the Relic, an artifact of immense power. Broadcast your feats utilizing a host of new Twitch features designed to make Breakaway as fun to watch as it is to play.
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Crucible is a battle to the last survivor on a hostile alien world. Players choose and customize heroes, making alliances and betraying allies on their path to victory. An additional player heightens the drama by triggering events, live-streaming the battles, and interacting with viewers.
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New World is a massively multiplayer, open-ended sandbox game that allows you to carve your own destiny with other players in a living, hostile, cursed land. How you play, what you do, and whom you work with or against is up to you. Live on your own amidst the supernatural terrors or join with others to build thriving civilizations. In this evolving world that transforms with the changing of the seasons, weather, and time of day, the only limit is your own ambition.

With the amount of money this company has, the awesome customer support, them devling into tv shows as well, why not video games too.
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I have high hopes for this, as Amazon consistently delivers on their endeavors.
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I see we have not learned from the Ouya.

Non gaming company tries to make games. What could go wrong.
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I see we have not learned from the Ouya.

Non gaming company tries to make games. What could go wrong.

The difference being that Amazon has hired the top tier talent from the industry, rather than a bunch of dudes in their basement running off a kickstarter
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What worries me is one of the key features of their games is,

"Breakaway is a mythological sport brawler built for fast action, teamwork, and live streaming."

"An additional player heightens the drama by triggering events, live-streaming the battles, and interacting with viewers."

The only one of their "games" that doesn't seem to be an excuse to subliminally advertise their Twitch.tv streaming service is their sandbox MMO.

I'm not buying in at all. My thoughts are these games aren't created because of a passionate team of game-loving devs, they're projects driven by Amazon to push their Twitch.tv streaming service and other Amazon services.

I would love to be wrong though. Fun games are seemingly few and far between these days.
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The difference being that Amazon has hired the top tier talent from the industry, rather than a bunch of dudes in their basement running off a kickstarter

According to Amazon marketing firms, who will undoubtedly try to influence the development process. We really have learned nothing.
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I have high hopes for this, as Amazon consistently delivers on their endeavors.

is this sarcasm?
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What worries me is one of the key features of their games is,

"Breakaway is a mythological sport brawler built for fast action, teamwork, and live streaming."

"An additional player heightens the drama by triggering events, live-streaming the battles, and interacting with viewers."

The only one of their "games" that doesn't seem to be an excuse to subliminally advertise their Twitch.tv streaming service is their sandbox MMO.

I'm not buying in at all. My thoughts are these games aren't created because of a passionate team of game-loving devs, they're projects driven by Amazon to push their Twitch.tv streaming service and other Amazon services.

I would love to be wrong though. Fun games are seemingly few and far between these days.

This is the exact same thoughts I had reading the descriptions of the games. I will say that I am interested in the outcome of that MMO though.
    
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is this sarcasm?

Why would it be?

Amazon has done nothing but awesome things for a long time now.


Amazon Prime is a service easily worth more than the messily $100/year it costs. I honestly have no idea how they are not losing money on the shipping alone for me(haven't used newegg in years because of it). Customer Service is top notch as well.


Wouldn't doubt with their resources that each game would be very solid.


How could anyone dislike Amazon? Or expect something from them wouldn't be of high quality. I'm glad they are finally making PC games, as they haven't done too much in terms of mobile.
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Why would it be?

Amazon has done nothing but awesome things for a long time now.


Amazon Prime is a service easily worth more than the messily $100/year it costs. I honestly have no idea how they are not losing money on the shipping alone for me(haven't used newegg in years because of it). Customer Service is top notch as well.


Wouldn't doubt with their resources that each game would be very solid.


How could anyone dislike Amazon? Or expect something from them wouldn't be of high quality. I'm glad they are finally making PC games, as they haven't done too much in terms of mobile.

Amazon's shows are universally bad (transcendence or whatever the transgender one is supposed to be good, but I haven't seen it). The Kindle Fire is pretty bad, and the Fire Phone is a disaster. Their interface design leaves a lot to be desired; many of their products feel cheap.

Their core business is amazing, but when they branch out they have about as many misses as hits
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