Games where getting cover isn't just a cover
This list contains games that will allow you to hide behind cover during fire fights. Thanks to this feature, these games will all contain tense, heart pounding combat that will require you to watch your timing in order to avoid the bullets that whiz past your hiding spot.
The games listed here will also allow you to pop in and out of cover to engage your enemies enemies. Make sure you watch your back though, as you could become surrounded or overrun.
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Combat > Tactical > Moves (Tactical) > Hide Behind Cover (3rd Person)
Combat > Tactical > Moves (Tactical) > Blind Fire Behind Cover
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