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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…
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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…

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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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Top 5 Upcoming Animated Video Game Adaptations

On the first episode of CD Projekt Red’s Night City Wire series, it was unexpectedly announced that  Netflix and Studio Trigger would partner together  to produce Cyberpunk: Edgerunners.  This project…

July 7, 2020, 214

Sony Considering Buying Warframe Developer Parent Company

Sony is preparing to expand their gaming division further, according to a Bloomberg report. Leyou, the Hong Kong-based firm that owns Warframe developer Digital Extremes among other studios, is the target…

July 2, 2020, 218
The Dark Eye Book of Heroes Key Art

The Dark Eye: Book of Heroes Review – Meet Joe Blech

Tabletop and video games take on many different distinctions that make it difficult to transition between the two, and The Dark Eye: Book of Heroes exemplifies this in every possible…

July 1, 2020, 242
Min Min Character Reveal Trailer

Min Min and Vault Boy Join Smash Ultimate – Impressions

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate just got updated to Ver. 8.0.0. With it comes a swathe of balance changes, but also plenty of new DLC content. Owners of the second Fighter…

June 30, 2020, 221
Underact Kickstarter Logo

Undercat Kickstarter Nearly 25% Funded

On June 23, 2020, Crytivo and Sparky Tail Games announced and launched a Kickstarter campaign for Undercat, a retro-styled, 2D action platformer. In just under a week, the campaign has…

June 29, 2020, 286

Zack Snyder’s Justice League – First Impressions

The DC Cinematic Universe has been a mixed bag since the release of Man of Steel, with one of its most controversial entries being 2017’s Justice League. The film was…

June 29, 2020, 356
Mass Effect Trilogy Remastered Title Screen Screenshots

5 Changes I Want to See in Mass Effect Trilogy Remastered

So, earlier this year, EA announced that they like money (no surprises there) and that they’re extremely interested in profiting off our nostalgia by remastering several beloved games from their…

June 28, 2020, 1,133
Pokemon Unite Announcement

Pokemon Unite is heading to Switch, iOS and Android

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…

June 24, 2020, 299

Dread Nautical Review – The Haunting of Horatio Hornblower

“My mind’s an endless storm out in the cold unknown.”   My relationship with X-Com is one of unrequited love and passionate hatred. Even though I got into the turn-based…

June 24, 2020, 301

Behind the Curtain – The End of Modern Cinema

How the mighty have fallen. What was once a night of silver screen magic and awe, has turned into $20 bags of popcorn and general disinterest. Mixed with Hollywood’s abandonment…

June 23, 2020, 293