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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…
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Fortnite Update 5.20…

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Fortnite’s latest update has just gone live and it adds some new content, as well as fixing a lot of bugs. The first bit of new content that has been added to the Battle Royale mode of the game is a new weapon, in the form of a Double-Barrelled Shotgun. It…

The Indie Investigation…

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Yeah, let’s bring this back, it’s only been a bloody year since the last one.   Lots of games have been coming out recently, and as pathetic of a human being I am, I can only review so much, or rather find so much to review. Out of the…

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Gamescom: Opening Night Live Round-Up

Gamescom: Opening Night Live just aired and there’s quite a bit to talk about. Hosted by the creator of the Game Awards Geoff Keighley, the stream featured a number of…

August 19, 2019, 62

Sony Interactive Entertainment Acquires Insomniac Games

[UPDATE] Further information has emerged concerning Sony’s acquisition of Insomniac Games. All of Insomniac’s owned non-Sony exclusive IP, which include Sunset Overdrive, Fuse, Song of the Deep, Edge of Nowhere, and…

August 19, 2019, 56
Promotional image showing off new games coming to xbox game pass

Gamescom: Inside Xbox Round-Up 08/19

Xbox kicks off its Gamescom 2019 with an Inside Xbox live conference, showing off some new footage for upcoming titles. Over the 40 minutes the stream ran for, a ton…

August 19, 2019, 53
Nintendo's Indi World Presentation Title Screen

Nintendo’s Indie World Round Up 8/19

Nintendo kicked off the Gamescom announcements this year with ‘Indie World’, a bite-sized Nintendo Direct style video to show off some of the best indie games heading to Switch later…

August 19, 2019, 84
Rainbow Road as seen in Mario Kart 8

Nine Tracks I’d like in Mario Kart 9

I’m a big fan of Mario Kart 8, and with Crash Bandicoot and Sonic getting racing games this summer, I can’t help but hope for a Mario Kart 9 on the horizon. In no…

August 16, 2019, 190
Gary Whitta

Halo 5 Writer Gary Whitta Announced as PAX West Keynote Speaker

Gary Whitta, writer for games like Telltale’s The Walking Dead, Halo 5: Guardians, and Prey and movies like Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, The Book of Eli, and After…

August 15, 2019, 108
Dead Island 2 Saints Row 5

Dead Island 2 Changes Developers, Saint’s Row V Coming Says THQ Nordic

THQ Nordic will be busy with some old series likely over the next couple of years. In a press release to investors, the company announced not only that development of…

August 14, 2019, 129
Title screen for Plants vs Zombies Battle for Neighborville

Plants Vs. Zombies Battle for Neighborville Trailer Leak + Switch Version Rumored

Man, what is it with Plants vs Zombies and leaks? Last week, screenshots of a new PvZ game were leaked, then a few days later the official title of the…

August 13, 2019, 243
Image taken taken from the PDF guide for the trial version of Shenmue III. It depicts main character Ryo Hazuki talkking to a woman whilst there are button prompts on-screen

Shenmue III Trial Version Coming in September

Shenmue III is soon to get a trial version, as announced by the official website. This trial is coming to PC via the Epic Games Store in the second half of…

August 13, 2019, 135
Detroit Become Human Roof Scene

Blaming Violence on Video Games Promotes Ignorance

El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio in the U.S. have been the subjects of a lot of conversation after the August 3 and August 4 shootings, respectively. These shootings left a…

August 12, 2019, 153