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Nerdist: Play- Shawn Ashmore Shows off QUANTUM BREAK Combat

What is time? Is it an endless phenomenon that can never be depleted? Or on the contrary, is it a limited fabric that will expire once mankind has met its end? Remedy Entertainment’s latest title, Quantum Break, explores the concept of time as a finite constituent of human existence that, once manipulated and exploited, causes an apocalyptic black hole threatening to end time as we know it. The cast of characters trapped with this impending doom all have their own agendas for stopping or leveraging this cataclysmic event, which is where the story of Quantum Break begins.

We are joined once again by Shawn Ashmore (X-Men, Animorphs)–who plays Jack Joyce, the game’s protagonist–for part two of our Quantum Break opening walkthrough. This time, Ashmore tells us about his best moments working on the game, how he stumbled upon the opportunity to star in it, all while giving us our first look at the high-octane combat within the game.

Quantum Break is out in stores today! Catch our full review of the game right here, and let us know in the comments if you think this is another masterpiece in the can for Remedy Entertainment.

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