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EGX Rezzed 2019…

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Oh yeah, EGX Rezzed was last week, wasn’t it?   The UK’s flagship showcasing of several independent titles! So many good titles and that’s what these articles are here for! Now, I already know what you’re going to ask: “Why didn’t you talk about these games sooner?!”. Well, it’s…

Capsule of Curiosities:…

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2009 was a high watermark for the industry, packed with high profile exclusives for each system and the rise of numerous IPs that would dominate the coming decade. However, more important to this column (as well as my heart), is the glut of one-off B-list releases doomed to a…

XIII Throwback Review…

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The critique of “style over substance” carries an odd weight in reference to video games. First person shooters specifically can resign themselves to such dour aesthetics that any title that alters the playing field in its visual design can attain a cult following instantly. XIII is perhaps the most…

Bungie and Activision…

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I’m sure by now we’ve all heard about the big Bungie and Activision split. If you don’t know what happened, let me be the one to break it to you: Bungie and Activision parted ways…. and that’s literally all that happened. Activision stated that Destiny 2 had under-performed in…
Claire and Leon

Throwback Review –…

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Resident Evil has defined the survival-horror genre for over two decades, with a plethora of characters and storylines to keep fans engaged and craving more. The original has gotten the remake treatment on multiple modern consoles, and after years of waiting and begging, Resident Evil 2 finally has a…

Throwback Review: Fallout…

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This is gunna hurt me more than it hurts Bethesda.   Cut back to Christmas 2008, specifically my Christmas 2008. The Pogues “Fairytale of New York” has played for the 40th time today, and it’s not even 11AM, you’ve had your first ever mince pie and you’re wondering why…
A first-person perspective of one of the various prisoners of Void Bastards engaging in combat with several blue-tinted feral astronauts with broken visors

Indie Game Lookout…

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Hello! Time for Part 2 of the Indie Game Lookout 2019!   Just like last time, we here have gathered ten games that are ready to be– Or supposed to be– Released in the year of our Lord 2019. Once again, we have tried our hardest to make sure…
The main character of My Friend, Pedro. in the process of gunning down two enemies at the same time, while others look ready to pounce.

Indie Game Lookout…

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It’s the 9th of January already? Bugger.     Alright, let’s keep introductions brief. Hello there! Welcome to the Indie Game Lookout of 2019! Here, we’ll be showcasing 10 of 20 games that we are excited for, for one reason or another. We have a lot to cover, from…
A still image from the Fallout 76 Live-Action Trailer, in which a blonde girl gleefully fires guns around her.

A Review of…

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Y’know, originally there was going to be a Worst Games list here.   There was a lot of crap released this year, aside from some truly great entries, and as much as I want to kneel down and dig into some of the embarrassing titles released in the past…
The elusive Deer Man stands by the burning corpse of J.J. Macfield in a field of flowers, while deers patrol the area.

The Indie GOTY…

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Welcome back to the Indie GOTY 2018 Roundup, a DIY shelter away from the hollow fists of the AAA game industry that forcibly reign down upon us. A list devised by this here site to spotlight passion projects from those who merely love video games and have realized their…

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Mario Kart Tour Tops 20 Million Day One Downloads

Despite having its fair share of disgruntled Nintendo fans to contend with and some questionable mechanics, it seems people can’t stop downloading Mario Kart Tour. A recent report from app…

September 28, 2019, 183
Paladins Cover Art

How to Get Better at Paladins – 5 Tips

If you’re viewing this article, you’ve likely been playing Paladins by Hi-Rez and Evil Mojo for a significant amount of time and are wondering, “Why isn’t my KDA greater than…

September 27, 2019, 274
The Last of Us 2 Ellie with Joel covering her mouth

Multiplayer Axed In The Last of Us Part 2, May Return as Standalone Title

Factions MP, The Last of Us’s original multiplayer mode, boasted exhilarating combat and original mechanics that earned it an extremely dedicated fan-base. Following the recent release date announcement for The…

September 27, 2019, 185
Death Stranding disc

Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding Has Gone Gold

Hideo Kojima just announced through his English Twitter account that Death Stranding has gone gold! Development on the game has been completed ahead of the game’s launch on November 8.…

September 26, 2019, 210
The Last of Us Part II

PlayStation State of Play Recap – 09/24/2019

PlayStation’s State of Play for September 24, 2019, has gone just as quickly as it got here, and we got more information of games like The Last of Us Part…

September 24, 2019, 170
The Last of Us Part II

The Last of Us Part II Gets Release Date Trailer

Sony’s State of Play finished off with new footage for The Last of Us Part II, Naughty Dog’s highly anticipated sequel. Does the game have a release date, finally? Yes!…

September 24, 2019, 439
Humanity logo

Humanity Coming to PlayStation 4 in 2020

Sony started out their September State of Play with a teaser for Humanity, a new game by Enhance and Tha LTD. All we really know about this title is the…

September 24, 2019, 150
Borderlands 3 Cover Art

Borderlands 3 Becomes Fastest-Selling 2K Game

Borderlands 3, Gearbox’s most recent title, became publisher 2K Games’ fastest-selling game of all time with more than five million units sold just five days after its September 13, 2019…

September 24, 2019, 173
Links Awakening Cover Art

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening Review

The original Link’s Awakening has a special place in the hearts of those who played it. Its surreal, Twin Peaks-inspired atmosphere and its character-driven story combined to create a unique…

September 22, 2019, 337

The Sojourn Review – Le Pneuma, Portal Deux

Well, I’m sure we’ve done this rodeo… many, many times.   From Portal to Pneuma, Qube to Quantum Conundrum, Braid to The Bridge, blah blah blah, we have another one after so long. The ol’ narrative puzzle-platformer dance that’s…

September 20, 2019, 247