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The Last Encounter is an intergalactic roguelike twin-stick shooter from Exordium Games, that features extensive weapon customization. Set in the far away future, our world is invaded by a superior alien race, and all hope falls to humanity’s last remaining pilots to fight through the games lively, procedurally generated…

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With Monster Hunter Worlds release date right around the corner, we are going to take a look at a similar competitor that show’s a striking resemblance to the successful counterpart from Capcom. Dauntless is a free to play role-playing game, currently being developed by Phoenix Labs, that pits slayers…

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Over the past year, fighting games have popped up all over the place, challenging each other for dominance in a genre that is ruled by the likes of Street Fighter, Tekken, Injustice and Mortal Kombat. It doesn’t matter which poison you decide to drink, the result will be the…

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I’ll admit, I’m a bit apprehensive about this one, simply because of the following phrase uttered by the developers: “Procedurally generated infinite universe”. Of course, there’s nothing inherently wrong with such a concept, but I’m sure many of you couldn’t help but recall “No Man’s Sky”, a disappointment with…

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Kung Fu: Shadow Fist is an absolutely amazing VR game from Digital Precept, LLC. It’s based off of the old-school side-scrolling fighting games, as well as older action movies. The developers said they drew a lot of inspiration from both of those, and it shows through the game being…

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Welcome to Light Fall by Bishop Games, a bring-your-own-platformer where light is not good, dark is not bad, and you’re lead through a land of shadow by a moody owl. You play as a boy with a forgotten past as he treks through the land of Numbra to save its…

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Tinybuild, the publisher who brought us Hello Neighbor, unveiled a new game called Outpost Zero by Symmetric Games. It is a survival game designed to differentiate itself from other survival games, through aspects such as the progression system or the RTS components. It was made in the Unreal Engine…

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Bullet hell games are just plain fun. Sprinkle in some kick-ass music and you get… well, you get Undertale, but remove the RPG elements and instead focus on syncing up the music and gameplay, and that’s how you get Just Shapes and Beats by Berzerk Studio. I’d wanted to play…

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Tunic is an action-adventure game, that seems to take some inspiration from The Legend of Zelda series, but features a unique art style. The combat system is easy to pick up, yet intriguing, incorporating your standard dodge animations and melee attacks. In Tunic, players play as a fox that…

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What happens when you combine invisible robots and their creators in a confined area after a dysfunctional relationship pops off: Madness. Aftercharge is an Asymmetrical first person shooter with two teams composed of entirely different characteristics and play styles. This fun-packed experience comes to us from the development team…

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Why Sony’s Silence Tests the Patience of Gamers

It’s no secret that the next-generation is causing both Microsoft and Sony to tightly hold their cards, ensuring that whichever event they choose to reveal their next consoles at are…

August 24, 2019, 125
Promotional art for The Witcher. Main character Geralt looks forward menacingly

Throwback Review: The Witcher

The Witcher is an Action RPG developed by CD Projekt Red, released on PC in 2007. The beloved series has been played by many, but I wanted to explore CDPR’s…

August 24, 2019, 265

Subdivision Infinity DX Review – Major Tom

With Space Shooter-type games, you get one of two flavors.   On one hand, you have the super accurate sims. Elite: Dangerous, Everspace, Starpoint Gemini, blah blah blah. The kind of stuff that…

August 23, 2019, 134

Apex Legends: Rusted Iron Crown Event

The Big Mistake About a week ago, Respawn decided to drop a fun little event called the Iron Crown, which would allow players the ability to unlock some of the…

August 22, 2019, 172
Yakuza protagonist glaring at the camera in a crowded street

Yakuza 3, 4, and 5 Remasters Announced for PlayStation 4

Sega just shadow-dropped Yakuza 3 on PlayStation 4 today, with 4 and 5 remasters releasing months afterwards. By February 2020, all mainline Yakuza games will be readily available on PSN. On October…

August 20, 2019, 102
Promo image for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

Classic 2D Events Coming to Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

After a three year breather (which now seems to be the common pace for the Olympic Games series), Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will unite polarized…

August 20, 2019, 105
Logo for Gamescom Opening Night Live on a purple background

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, 123

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, 123
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, 548
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, 140