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Mirage: Arcane Warfare Trailer Brings Bird Butt Attacks


Don't mind me. I'm just going to sit here making gifs of my favourite bits of the E3 Mirage: Arcane Warfare [official site] gameplay trailer. It's the magic-infused spiritual successor to Chivalry so there's lots of fleshy combat, but it adds in a bunch of magical attacks and counter-attack possibilities.

Maybe you would have chosen to gif the slashing and destruction. I understand that. But I am not you.

My absolute favourite bit is the magic bird butt attack:

But I am also a big fan of the ensuing theatrical hilarity:

Oh, I also did a serious gif of how counter-attacking works to cancel out thrown spells:


Now let's go back to the bird butt.





The rest of our E3 2016 coverage is more professional. I think.

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Philippa Warr

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Pip wrote for Rock Paper Shotgun between 2014-2017, covering everything from MOBAs, hero brawlers and indie curios. She also had a keen interest in the artistry of video game creation, and was very partial to keeping us informed of the latest developments in British TV show Casualty.