'Quake Champions' Features & Gameplay: After 20 years, Bethesda Promises Pure Arena Shooter Experience, Closed Beta Coming Up

By Paige McClure , Updated Mar 16, 2017 01:00 AM EDT
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“Quake Champions” hands-on experience at the Pax East 2017 gave players a chance in the classic death match game, which provides a mix of new elements and classic game action. The fairly well-balanced game highlights teamwork.
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 "Quake Champions", one of the most idolized games in the 1990s is back after 20 years of the first Quake game had entered the gaming world. It was back in 1996 that Quake hit the market with an exciting offer of its gameplay. To the many fans, the announced comeback during the E3 2016 had brought in a hilarious welcome for the game. The creator Bethesda had promised that the new game will bring in pure arena shooter experience.

It was revealed by Denofgeek, that "Quake Champions" will give the fans not only a new gameplay trailer. It was confirmed that there will be a closed beta that is open to those who will qualify for the testing of the game. Interested game players can sign up directly into the beta section of the Quake website. The closed beta test is anticipated to happen either in March or in April of 2017.

As to the gameplay, it is still a secret what game modes will be offered in the closed beta, although some gameplay in action are already revealed in the new trailer. According to PCAdvisor, "Quake Champions" will bring in a competitive arena-style game for the PC, which is developed by Id Software. Moreover, various characters with different abilities and style in combat will be featured in the gameplay.

Among the "Quake Champions" is Nyx, the agile, fast and smart Fathom Agent. Game players who will play have to take her skills and active movement abilities. There is the Ghost Walk that could take Nyx into another dimension, could make her invisible and get away from destruction. These are some of the game' revelations for the avid gamers out there. However, for continuing update stay tuned to Gamenguide.

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