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As secretive as Rockstar can be surrounding their biggest projects, they never fail to disappoint. Rockstar emerged from Twitter announcing the date of their highly-anticipated Red Dead Redemption sequel’s gameplay reveal, and that date is tomorrow! The video will be posted online on 11AM EST. Red Dead Redemption II has a total…
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has 103 Stages!

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The Super Smash Bros. Direct today revealed that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will feature a total of 103 stages in total. Nintendo confirmed that the majority of these will be returning fan favorites. Some of those returning stages include: Pokemon Stadium Garden of Hope (Pikmin) Brinstar Depths (Metroid) Summit…
Echo Fighters

New Echo Fighters…

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Two new echo fighters (fighters with similar movesets to other playable characters in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate) were announced today in the Smash Direct. Dark Samus from the Metroid Prime series is the first of two announced echo fighters, with noticeable movement changes from Samus. She boasts her own…
Simon Belmont arrives.

King K. Rool,…

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Simon and Richter Belmont from the Castlevania series have officially joined the hotly-anticipated Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, alongside King K. Rool from the Donkey King series. Simon has the Holy Whip as his weapon, which has the longest reach of any weapon in the game. Richter, on the other hand,…

Scribblenauts Mega Pack…

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5th Cell’s Scribblenauts was one of the defining games of my childhood, so it’s with great pleasure that I tell you that Scribblenauts Mega Pack is coming to the Switch, PS4, and Xbox One. The Mega Pack will include both Scribblenauts Unlimited from 2012 and Scribblenauts Unmasked from 2013, as well as bonus content…
Scarf is a the new game from THQ Nordic.

Scarf Is A…

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THQ Nordic have quite a few upcoming games, from the gritty combat of Darksiders 3 to the open world of Biomutant. Today they just announced a new game that will be releasing on PC this winter: Scarf, which is being developed by Uprising Studios. The announcement was made via…

Shadow of the…

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The latest trailer for the highly anticipated Shadow of the Tomb Raider shows off some new tactics players can use to help take on enemies. You can now camouflage Lara in mud, use walls covered in leaves to hide and much more, all of which you can check out in the…
A bunch of changes are being made to Destiny 2's combat

Everything Revealed in…

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The latest stream for Destiny 2 Forsaken revealed adequate information on how combat is changing when Forsaken launches next month. Almost every aspect of the combat has been changed including weapons, supers, and mods. A full list of the changes are below: The core goals for Year 2 were to…
Valkyria Chronicles 4's Free Demo Launches Today.

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Valkyria Chronicles 4 launches next month on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch. However, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch players can get their first taste of SEGA’s upcoming JRPG with a free demo for the game, available today. The news came from a tweet from Sarah…

The World Ends…

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The heavily-anticipated remaster of the Nintendo DS 2007 cult-hit The World Ends With You has finally found its spot on the calendar. Nintendo tweeted out that it will be launching on October 12th, 2018, as if October hasn’t been busy enough. Square Enix announced the title in a Nintendo…

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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 2018 (Pt. 2)

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…

January 8, 2019, 1,031

Metro Exodus Reveals New Story Trailer

4A Games and Deep Silver have released a new story trailer for the upcoming apocalyptic first-person shooter, Metro Exodus. The game takes place 25 years after a nuclear war that…

January 8, 2019, 2,068
The main character of Minit prepares to speak to the very slowly-talking NPC underneath the lighthouse.

Indie GOTYs 2018 Part 1

Well, with a heavy sigh of relief attached to it, 2018 is over.   Gaming-wise, when celebrities weren’t trying to be relate-able by mentioning Fortnite, the year was filled with all…

January 7, 2019, 847
God of War

What Does Sony’s Recent First-Party Hiring Spree Mean?

We’ve reported on Sony expanding their first-party support multiple times, with our PlayStation 2018 review and our initial coverage of Sony’s corporate restructuring. Now it looks like Sony Interactive Entertainment…

January 5, 2019, 812

Throwback Review- Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair

If you’re educated about the Danganronpa series (or Japanese visual novel games in general), it’s clear that the story wants to entertain the player every step of the way by…

January 5, 2019, 1,169

The Indie Investigation Vol. 5: The 2018 Recap

God, so many good games were released in 2018.   Alright, maybe not good. Unique at best. Alright, maybe not unique. Cynical at best… or just shit. Look, the point…

January 4, 2019, 930
Sick Critic Game of the Year

Sick Critic Game of the Year Awards – The Sickest of 2018

2018 has done it again with a hugely varied and high-quality number of video game releases. The Sick Critic staff has spent the last few weeks casting votes on their…

January 1, 2019, 716

A Review of 2018 for Xbox – Terrible Canyons of Static

Bugger it, let’s just be direct, enough with the metaphors.   Hello, this is an overall review of how Microsoft and their console, the Xbox One, performed in 2018. Here,…

December 31, 2018, 988

The State of Electronic Arts

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…

December 31, 2018, 1,050

Rabbids Go Home Co-Op Throwback Review — Steal Until You Keel

Zach: The Wii housed many unofficial trademark franchises, but perhaps the boldest was the Rabbids series. The party animals crashed every platform you could think of for their first installment,…

December 29, 2018, 668