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Control Review –…

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Control, developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by 505 games, is a war between left brain and right brain. At times, it seemed the biggest conflict in the game was its technical prowess vs. certain creative vulnerabilities. Control constantly makes you ask “Why?” and “How?” at the wrong times…

Subdivision Infinity DX…

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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 needs more than a CliffNotes pack, and a mind clear of any and all bullshit. On the other hand,…

Wolfenstein: Youngblood Review-…

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Wolfenstein 3D and DOOM are often considered the granddaddies of the first person shooter genre, and they both spawned consistently successful franchises, both of which are being produced to this day. They have their similarities, but the franchises are separated by differences in aesthetic, gunplay, etc. For me, though, the…

RICO Review –…

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Slow motion in video games is no longer the raging force it used to be.   This saddens advocates of the mechanic like myself. It seems like only yesterday that games like F.E.A.R., Max Payne, TimeShift, and Stranglehold had… well, a stranglehold on the market, but alas, it’s another…
Kill la Kill review

Kill la Kill:…

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Kill la Kill fans have been drooling for a game ever since Studio TRIGGER’s anime blew everyone’s clothes off in 2013. For some reason, it’s taken developers until now to get a game out. What we’ve finally ended up with is Kill la Kill the Game: IF, which is,…

Where The Bees…

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Hey look, a Kickstarter game! Let me flip the coin where there’s butter on “bad”.   Truth be told, I understand why a lot of these projects backed on Kickstarter turn out to be a lot of false promises. Think about it, you ask for a possibly inaccurate amount…
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Fantasy Strike Review

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Fighting games have been a part of the gaming community for the last 30 years, although the community is niche and some would say small compared to other genres. Different types of fighting games, from street fighters, side-scrollers, to Tekken’s 3D-style arena, even some honorable mentions like Power Stone’s open…
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Sagebrush Review –…

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Now, this was a gamble, I can assure you. It’s nothing to do with the developer, it’s due to the publisher pulling strings behind it. On Xbox One, Ratalaika Games’s name is synonymous with “cheap tat you can 1000g in an hour or two,” which honestly ruins the experience…
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Anodyne 2: Return…

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Anodyne 2 is a Kaleidoscope of Retro Flair Despite being the homespun passion project of a mere two developers, Anodyne 2: Return to Dust carries the air of an epic. This can be chalked up to the cult following behind the original Anodyne, the general tendency of action RPGs…

Forged of Blood…

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Making waves in the rich, turn-based tactical RPG scene is a road not taken by many developers. The risk of making or breaking in this saturated market scares even the most well-known studios. In a genre consisting of loyal and devoted but ravenous fans, it takes a revolutionizing concept…

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https://www.humblebundle.com/games/australia-fire-relief Global climate change has lead to worse wildfires than ever as of late, the most recent of which being a bush fire that covered the entire continent of Australia…

January 17, 2020, 332
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Top 10 Games of 2018 – What’s the Story, Wishbone

2018 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Decade   There’s nothing I love more than a good story with compelling characters, and 2018 delivered on an…

January 16, 2020, 353
Byleth Joins Smash

Fire Emblem’s Byleth and Cuphead Mii Costume Join Smash

At last, we finally know who will be the 5th and final character released in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s Fighters Pass. Mr. Sakurai revealed in a video presentation today that…

January 16, 2020, 393
Image from the promotional art of Resident Evil 3 (2020). Depicts villain Nemesis facing towards the camera.

Resident Evil 3 Remake’s New Trailer Shows Off Nemesis

Capcom’s highly anticipated Resident Evil 3 Remake has just gotten a new trailer. This marks the second bit of footage we’re seeing of RE3 Remake, which was announced last December…

January 15, 2020, 298
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Death Stranding Review – A Walking Wonder

“Humans aren’t made for living alone. They’re supposed to come together, to help one another.”    This is the sentiment that echoes throughout Death Stranding, Hideo Kojima’s first independent game…

January 14, 2020, 559
Final Fantasy VII Remake

Final Fantasy VII Remake and Avengers Delayed

Final Fantasy VII Remake and Avengers are going to need more time according to their respective development teams. Square Enix has thrown their hat into the ring of countless major…

January 14, 2020, 209

Sony Declines to Appear at E3 2020

E3 2018 was packed with publishers: the big three of Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo all made their appearances; Ubisoft, Bethesda, EA and the PC Gaming Show all returned; Devolver continued…

January 13, 2020, 402

Mysterious Disappearance of Pikmin 3 Website Prompts Speculation

The official Pikmin 3 promotional page has quietly and mysteriously disappeared (source: the webpage no longer exists), leading to mass rumors and speculation among fans. Pikmin has been one of Nintendo’s…

January 13, 2020, 491

Xbox Series X Won’t Have First-Party Exclusives Near Launch

In an interview with website MCV, head of Xbox Games Studios Matt Booty confirmed that the Xbox Series X won’t have any first-party exclusives close to launch. Booty stated that…

January 11, 2020, 282
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Top 10 Games of 2017 – The Indies Strike Back

2017 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Decade   Independent games are to AAA games as cement is to a city. Cement is in our streets,…

January 11, 2020, 402