It is, without a doubt, the most anticipated multiplayer game of 2015. Everyone seems to want Evolve in their veins and not only has Turtle Rock Studios done a great job in keeping the hype in check and giving gamers the dirty details in the right way and at the right time, but they’ve also helped spur along the creation of a new genre: the Asymmetrical Multiplayer Co-op Tactical Shooter (which I coined myself and abbreviate as AMCOTS). Though other games have had their hand in producing games that adhere to the AMCOTS style of play, Evolve is one of the bigger AAA releases that is getting all the attention.
With bundles of nerves, the NAG Online Podcast Team sat down for a match on Friday evening after the rAge Expo 2014 closed for the day and later wrote our first impressions. Hit the jump for expert analysis, killer-flytraps, and exactly as much professionalism as you’d expect.