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BLIZZARD Nothing is done by half in the house of Warcraft. When the developer turned its hand to first-person shooters, it didn’t follow in the footsteps of what was popular now; it chose to create something fresh in Overwatch, a game that continues to push boundaries and bring players together. Whatever it chooses to tackle next, you can bet it will be truly groundbreaking. MEDIA MOLECULE It created the concept of Play, Create and Share with Littlebigplanet, and now it’s taking that concept to the next level with Dreams. This is a game experience that’s all about empowering us as players to unleash our imagination in the most accessible and egalitarian way possible. As we see the boundaries for creating games fall, Dreams could be a world-changer. NINTENDO EPD Let’s have a quick rundown of the Entertainment Planning & Development division’s most recent output: The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild, Arms, Super Mario Odyssey and Nintendo Labo. Seems to us that when it comes to experiences that break moulds and create new standards, you should look no further than this Nintendo group.