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1. Nier: Automata – 2B pulling some Super Mario tricks – QDash GYT
The animals in Nier are like very depressing versions of yoshi.
2. Mafia III – let’s eat outdoors – ninjarabbit63
In Mafia III, while I appreciate how high-concept this outdoor diner is, the execution leaves something to be desired.
3. Hitman – Shotgun Launched Flying Explosive Bottle Double Kill – BernardoOne
In Hitman, Agent 47 with the deadliest bottle flip ever.
4. For Honor – When you REALLY want that kill – PhaseFlax
In For Honor….
5. Mass Effect: Andromeda – when you hit 88 mph – (direct file) Magifish
In Mass Effect, 88 MPH
6. Mass Effect: Andromeda – I’m trying to work here – @heymermaid
Jaal, that's… that's not… helpful pic.twitter.com/v1pukvNnS7
— Jane Ritt (@heymermaid) April 8, 2017
God damnit Jall, I’m trying to work here
7. Overwatch – pro genji photobomb – (direct file) itssubhuman https://www.reddit.com/r/Overwatch/comments/65bdyi/pro_genji_photobomb/
Here’s Genji with the killer photobomb.
8. Overwatch – Grounded – (direct file) PermaBAN404
Also in Overwatch, Winston is grounded
9. Titanfall 2 – serving up some laser core – Dofleini
In titanfall 2, here’s your daily dose of laser core.
10. Titanfall 2 – Round and Round – (direct file) Skanagar
Also in Titanfall, round and round
11. PU Battlegrounds – I spoke too soon – CrReaM
— CrReaM (@CrReaM) April 14, 2017
In Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds, CrReaM spoke too soon.
12. PU Battlegrounds – Calculated – Cyberliquid
Also in Battlegrounds, calculated.
13. PU Battlegrounds – GLITCH: Gotta Go Fast! – Thajo
Knuckles and knuckles and knuckles and knuckles and….
14. PU Battlegrounds – Deja Vu – Rustyshaft
I think they found a bug.
15. PU Battlegrounds – hi – Captain Zwoogy
Why hello there.
16. PU Battlegrounds – luckiest car double kill – Mr Spatula
Lastly today, patience pays off