Gearbox's online shooter was blown away by the success of Overwatch, but spare a thought for how its story really did promote awesome female characters.
'Overwatch' is the most-hyped game of 2016 so far, with seven million playing right now, and its makers really did leave nothing to chance.
Talk about an unfair fight. One might have been for every kind of badass, but it was comprehensively rolled over by its rival.
From robot dinosaurs to realistic boob physics, via supernatural assassins and sexy math-made sci-fi worlds, this is basically gaming for the next 12 months.
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Sampling "Street Fighter V," "Dark Souls III," "Battleborn," and more at Gamescon 2015.