Developed by Arkane Studios Lyon and published by Bethesda, Deathloop is a first-person action game set in a lawless island called Blackreef. Starring two assassins trying to kill each other, its main mechanic is the ability to ‘loop’ time and replay sequences in order to try different ways of approaching situations.
Arkane's previous work has received significant expansions
Its development team includes a number of former CD Projekt Red staff
The Dishonored studio's Half-Life spin-off, 'Ravenholm', never saw the light of day
The game picked up four awards in total
Game of the Year winner Deathloop also receives a 50% discount
The PC versions of Deathloop and Forspoken will be the first games to use FSR 2.0
Aside from many fixes, it adds an Xbox Series S Performance Mode that runs in 60 FPS
Ratchet & Clank and Forza Horizon 5 have also been nominated numerous times
Call of Duty and more will continue to appear on rival platforms 'beyond existing agreements'
Phil Spencer claims it's Microsoft's "desire" to keep the series on Sony's platform