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I can think of very few games where you play as a zombie, and even less where you’re a zombie chef. This is the plot of Dungeon Munchies, though, where the game starts you as a newly-reanimated zombie who has a hunger for food. Exploring a bit further introduces you to…

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An auto-runner? In 2019? I’m starting to think this mechanic is more common than I realized. Anyway, ever played a Super Mario Bros. game before? Retroid’s Wunderling is a parody of the franchise where the hero is an anthropomorphic carrot and the Bowser is a Wicked Witch who “adopted” the princess.…

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If you think this game is Overwatch or an Overwatch clone, you are certainly mistaken. While the aesthetic is quite similar, the gameplay is very different. This is definitely one to keep your eyes on and pick up now if you like team-based play. Aftercharge is a team-based 3v3…

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If you like giant mechs and outer space, you should like this game. Published by Blowfish Studios and developed by Drakkar Dev, War Tech Fighters is a… you guessed it, mech game set in outer space! The short demo I was able to play allowed you to fully customize…

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Wheels spinning fast enough to leave marks on the concrete as you leave the starting line. A quarter mile down the street, you decide to slam into one of the other drivers you’re racing against and send him flying into the air. You start speeding ahead and do it…

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This is one of those games that’s best described by comparing it to other games. Get in the Car, Loser plays like Death Road to Canada except it has the active time battle system from the SNES Final Fantasy games. It describes itself as a “road trip RPG”, as instead of…

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Space shooters. They’re some of the earliest forms of video games, and while the genre’s grown and evolved a whole lot since Asteroids and Galaga, there’s always been a simplistic charm to them. No matter what kind of bells and whistles a developer’s thrown on to their space shooter, you’re still…

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My first VR game of the convention, Telefrag is a 1v1 first person shooter where you take on opponents in floating gladiatorial arenas. Each player gets two guns, which can not only shoot people, but also teleport from place to place in the arena. There’s a number of surfaces with…

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Some people have that one genre they just keep coming back to. Some people love precision platformers, some love JRPGs, some love souls/borne style games, I like retro-style roguelikes. They’re everywhere, yes, you can’t throw a stone in the steam store without hitting 20 of them, but the genre…

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An autorunner? In 2019? For PC and Switch? No, you’re not imagining things, Joggernauts puts a fun new twist on what would otherwise be a free game on the play store by adding multiplayer mechanics. While the game does have a singleplayer mode, the game gets increasingly more chaotic when…

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Death Stranding Box Art Unveiled at SDCC

Hideo Kojima himself made an appearance at a panel at San Diego Comic-Con where he revealed the Death Stranding box art for PlayStation 4. He also released a raw version…

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Netflix’s The Witcher Series Reveals New Trailer

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Peace Island: The Cat Game We’ve Always Wanted

I don’t know if you’ve heard, but everybody wants to be a cat. This open world game is all about taking on the role of a cat to solve mysteries…

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Plants vs. Zombies 3 is Coming to Pick Your Brains

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…

July 19, 2019, 117
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Devolver Bootleg Review — Devolver mi Dinero

Yeah, I know, it seems like a cheap shot but I put down my $4.94 for Devolver’s postmodernist charade and dammit I’m gonna get my two cents (retained via the…

July 19, 2019, 69
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Marvel’s Spider-Man Best-Selling Superhero Game Ever

The 2018 PS4-exclusive smash-hit Marvel’s Spider-Man is widely considered to be the greatest superhero video game of all time. It’s often seen in higher regard than Rocksteady’s Batman: Arkham City. Today, the NPD…

July 18, 2019, 119
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Switch With Longer Battery Life Announced

Nintendo Japan has brought light to a brand-new Switch model in the works that has a significantly longer battery life. This comes hot off the heals of the Nintendo Switch…

July 17, 2019, 110
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Southwest Gives Free Nintendo Switch to SDCC Passengers

Nintendo never ceases to amaze. On Wednesday, Southwest Airlines and Nintendo teamed up to give people headed to San Diego for San Diego Comic-Con free Nintendo Switches and copies of…

July 17, 2019, 166
Luigi in Luigi's Mansion 3 looking scared

Official Luigi’s Mansion 3 Release Date Announced

A couple days ago, we covered the story that Luigi’s Mansion 3‘s release date was leaked by Amazon Mexico. According to them, the game was set for release on October…

July 17, 2019, 106