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Pokemon Unite is…

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Last week’s Pokemon Presents closed with a surprise – a second video presentation would air the following week. Today, Pokemon fans tuned in with fingers crossed an announcement of another big game in the franchise. Instead, The Pokemon Company unveiled Pokemon Unite, a free to start MOBA game made…
Mario Kart Tour Image, depicts Mario in a kart followed by other popular characters such as peach and bowser.

Mario Kart Tour…

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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 economy website Sensor Tower, estimates the plumber’s latest racer to weigh in at around 20 million downloads in the…
GRIS screenshot

GRIS Is Coming…

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If you missed out on the amazing GRIS because you didn’t have a PC or Nintendo Switch, now is your chance; that is, if you have an iPhone or iPad available. GRIS is coming to iOS later in August for $4.99, a steal if you ask me (the original launch…

Plants vs. Zombies…

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Hot off the heels of the 10th anniversary of the franchise, PopCap Games recently announced that Plants vs. Zombies 3 is under development. Not only that, they want to extend the garden party to players immediately in the form of a free-to-play Pre-Alpha of the game which is available…

The State of…

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It’s everyone’s favorite publisher! Right? Okay, joking aside. . . I’m actually pretty concerned about Electronic Arts. I know they have terrible practices and whatnot, but their future looks quite grim. Their stock price went from nearly 149 dollars to below 80 dollars and it’s still dropping. Investors are…
Paladins Loot Chest

Loot Boxes Will…

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Microtransactions and loot boxes are almost universally despised by the gaming community these days. Even so, most companies that take charge of popular multiplayer titles use them as a means of making the majority of their money. The morality and ethics behind this are choppy, especially when players run…

Spooktober 2018 –…

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Spooktober 2018 Entry #10 – Previous Entry: Sheltered // Next Entry: Little Nightmares   Last October, we kept things a bit… generic.   It was literally all titles that screamed horror, as opposed to titles that lean more towards abstract forms of horror. Isolation, insanity, reality; Those kinds of…

Spooktober 2018 –…

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Spooktober 2018 Entry #5 – Previous Entry: Uncanny Valley // Next Entry: Shadows of The Damned (Throwback Review)   Alright, time for a rapid-fire round.   Hello! Welcome to the spooky edition of The Indie Investigation, where we’re going to just give you a quick showcase of five different…
Dragalia Lost

Dragalia Lost Now…

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Nintendo and Cygames’ quirky Japanese RPG, Dragalia Lost, is now available on iOS and Android devices. The mobile game has been available for pre-registration for a while but the servers weren’t up yet. You can now log in and create an account to get started right away. The game…

Indie Investigation Vol.…

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Dammit, I’m sick of all these games.   I yearn for positivity, something that my body exhumed along with all of the healthy habits I had before I picked up a ten-a-day smoking habit. Well truth be told, the positivity is still there, it’s just rather infrequent. For every…

Newsletter

XIII (2020) Review – Lucky Number

“Corrupted by the darkness, now you fall into an endless sleep.”   I don’t even know where to start. You already know. I already know. It hasn’t been a month…

November 24, 2020, 182

Remothered: Broken Porcelain Review – Fannibal Lecture

“When the demon’s knocking on your door, you’ll still be staring down the floor.”   Well, October has come and gone with the speed of an incontinent cheetah, and the…

November 9, 2020, 417
The Suicide of Rachel Foster Review

The Suicide of Rachel Foster Review – Take the Stairs

The Suicide of Rachel Foster deals with some heavy themes that require sensitivity on the part of the developer. Suicide and rape aren’t themes you toss around at the dinner…

November 8, 2020, 203

GoNNER 2 Review – Slippery People

“Died to stay there, never have to leave there.”   It’s 2020, and it appears that roguelikes… well, they aren’t dying, but they sure seem like they’re slowing down. Once…

November 7, 2020, 302

This is The Zodiac Speaking Review – Colin Fry

**SPOILER/CONTENT ALERT! Plot elements of This is the Zodiac Speaking will be discussed here for the sake of critique. It also includes a description of the death of a young…

October 28, 2020, 609

Democracy 4 First Impressions – Early Access

A lot of political simulators find ways to take the insanity of the government and condense it down into easy-to-digest, overly simplistic casual games that don’t force the player to…

October 26, 2020, 1,186

GORSD Review – Garth Offered Red Slippers, Dope

“I hate that clown, but not as much as Mr. Far. I think I’ll go smoke a cigar.”   When it comes to learning a new skill, being thrown into…

October 15, 2020, 11,175
No Place for Bravery Interview

Developer Dialogue: No Place for Bravery Interview @ PAX Online

There were plenty of unique and exciting games at PAX Online this year. One that stood out to me the most was No Place for Bravery, an action RPG from…

October 4, 2020, 12,895
Promotional image for the Super Smash Bros Ultimate/Minecraft crossover, shows four Minecraft characters standing in front of prospective Smash stages

Steve and Alex From Minecraft Join Super Smash Bros Ultimate

October has hit the ground running with this morning’s announcement that the latest downloadable characters for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate are… Steve and Alex from Minecraft! Nintendo have repeatedly smashed expectations with regards…

October 1, 2020, 13,150

Bounty Battle Review – Ultra Mash Brothaz

“I was walking on the ground, I didn’t make a sound. Then, I turned around, and I saw a clown.”   When it comes to fighting games, it’s always the…

September 28, 2020, 12,902