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Media Molecule Opens…

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The potential of Media Molecule’s game-creation system, Dreams, has seemed limitless since its debut and starting today, Dreams has made another massive stride. Central to the platform’s focus is the ability to create your own IP, which in contrast to the user-generated content in LittleBigPlanet, is owned by you. Inherently, this…

Sony Worldwide Studios…

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After Sony’s continued silence on the PlayStation 5, Worldwide Studios Head Hermen Hulst broke the ice by detailing the company’s strategy for their first-party games. While Hulst confirmed that PS4-exclusive Horizon: Zero Dawn will head over to Steam this summer, he purports that Worldwide Studios remains “very committed to dedicated…
E3 Cancelled due to coronavirus

E3 Cancelled Due…

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UPDATE:  It’s official: E3 2020 has been cancelled due to Coronavirus. The Electronic Software Association released this statement officially confirming the event’s cancellation: “After careful consultation with our member companies regarding the health and safety of everyone in our industry — our fans, our employees, our…
DOOM Eternal Archville vs. Crucible

DOOM Eternal PC…

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DOOM Eternal‘s PC minimum and recommended specs have been announced! There are plenty of options for playing DOOM Eternal, but there’s a certain attractiveness to playing with a mouse and keyboard. However, whenever a game like DOOM Eternal comes out, there’s always the age-old question: can my PC run…
Ghost of Tsushima trailer and release date

Ghost Of Tsushima…

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Just when everyone started to wonder if Ghost of Tsushima dropped off the radar, Sony hit us with a brand new trailer for the game out of nowhere. The best part: a release date of June 26, 2020 was confirmed at the end of the trailer. The trailer is chock-full…
FFVII Remake Demo

Demo Out Now…

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Out of nowhere, Square Enix shadow dropped the long-awaited demo for Final Fantasy VII Remake. That’s right, if you boot up your PlayStation 4 right now you can head to the PlayStation Store to download and play the demo for yourself, and I strongly encourage that you do, because…

New GOG Refund…

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If you ever wanted to play full, $60 games for free, GOG seems to have your back. In a very questionable decision, GOG announced a few days ago that they were implementing a new refund policy that allows gamers to refund any game within 30 days of purchase regardless…
Horizon Zero Dawn Cover Art

Horizon Zero Dawn…

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Horizon Zero Dawn could be breaking into the PC world. In January, Jason Schreier posted on Kotaku rumors from his sources that indicate Horizon Zero Dawn will be releasing on Steam and Epic Games Store this year. As if Schreier’s word isn’t enough in the industry, Amazon France may…
Mass Effect 2

92% of Mass…

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Mass Effect fans apparently error on the side of mercy… yep… this is the big story on Sick Critic for today. As a series, Mass Effect has shipped more than 16.5 million units over the span of four games and 12 years. On Wednesday, former cinematic designer for Mass…
Animal Crossing New Horizons Rain

Animal Crossing: New…

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Seeing as there’s only a month left until launch, there’s been a curious information drought for Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Thankfully, today’s Nintendo Direct landed just in time to answer all of our Animal Crossing-related questions with a jam-packed presentation. We’ll cover all the best parts of the presentation…

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PlayStation 5 Consoles

PS5 and PS5 All-Digital Revealed in Future of Gaming Show

Sony’s PlayStation 5 was finally revealed to the masses via their Future of Gaming Show presentation on Thursday. We got an exclusive look at some upcoming games too, including Horizon…

June 11, 2020, 428

Warborn: Variable Armour Command Review

Warborn: Variable Armour Command stimulates long-forgotten memories of a 90’s pop culture phenomena that swept over Japan and the Western Hemisphere. Giant mechanized robots fighting to the death has been…

June 11, 2020, 372
Sam from Twin Mirror

Twin Mirror Release Date Likely to Be Announced at PC Gaming Show

Dontnod’s Twin Mirror has gone without so much as a Tweet for nearly a year, until May 19, 2020, that is. That day, the Twin Mirror Twitter account posted an…

June 11, 2020, 433
PlayStation 5 the Future of Gaming

PlayStation 5 the Future of Gaming Event Coming This Week

After having postponed the Future of Gaming event indefinitely after it had been announced for June 4, Sony has an updated date set for the PlayStation 5 games showcase. The…

June 8, 2020, 235

Paper Mario: The Origami King – My Hopes and Fears

Nintendo arbitrarily dropping a reveal trailer for a Paper Mario game, a franchise that spawned a couple of my favorite games and my favorite RPG period, surprised me in the…

June 6, 2020, 1,704
Gameplay still from The Last of Us Part II displaying protagonist Ellie hiding behind a pair of trees from two approaching enemies

The Last of Us Part II Promises to Redefine Cinematic Gameplay

We are now less than two weeks out from the release of The Last of Us Part II. Naughty Dog’s sequel to instant cultural phenomenon The Last of Us is…

June 6, 2020, 326

The Persistence Review – Head Space

“Oh set me up with the spirit in the sky, that’s where I’m gunna go when I die.”   Just once I’d like to see a journey through the universe’s…

June 5, 2020, 293
Nookazon Cover Image

Nookazon: The Amazon for Animal Crossing

  As we spend more time quarantined at home, many of us have been trying to perfect our Animal Crossing islands in any way we can. However, some people, including…

June 5, 2020, 667

Bug Fables: The Everlasting Sapling Review – Float Like A Butterfly

In an industry whose frontline is so reliant on spectacle, it’s tough not to conflate evolution with cynicism. More than any other form of entertainment, AAA game development is relentless…

June 4, 2020, 429
Warborn Variable Armour Command is a Turn Based Tactical game by Raredrop games.

Turn-Based Tactics Game Warborn to release June 12th

Warborn: Variable Armour Command is an upcoming turn-based tactics game featuring super mechanized soldiers, known as variable armour. This title is brought to us by Raredrop Games, an indie game…

June 4, 2020, 245