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Throwback Review: Mirror's Edge - Bottomless Pit
We all know that EA is... subversive, when it comes to evolution.

 

A publisher known for being seemingly suicidal when it comes to new IPs, and dedicated to
Fortnite Season 5 Week 9 Challenges Guide
Fortnite’s Season 5, Week 9 challenges have finally gone live. This week's challenges are finicky and annoying to complete. There are 3 free Battle Pass challenges and 4 premium
Shape of The World Review - Epiphany Fields
Hello. How are you? Your err... hands smell nice?

 

Excuse the formalities, but I feel like maybe I've been a bit too much of a Negative Nancy lately. Here I am,
Don't Sink Review - Sea of Poop Thieves
Ahoy there, mati-- Ahh, what's the bloody point?

 

I'm not going to lie, Sea of Thieves drained my enthusiasm for pirates. If Rare's maligned baby was actually what pirates
Planet Alpha Review - We Drift Like Worried Fire
**SPOILER ALERT: Certain storytelling elements and moments are used for interpretation and critique here. If you are interested in Planet Alpha, be wary.**
 

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Xbox Game Pass: September's New Games Revealed
Xbox Game Pass is about to add a heap of new games to the service. The September additions to the Netflix-style service have been unveiled; there are some big triple-A releases
The Surge 2 features more varied locations and enemies.

The Surge 2’s…

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The Surge released last year and proved to be a solid addition to the Souls-like genre. Now, during Gamescom, a new gameplay trailer has been revealed that shows off the game’s tightened combat and more varied enemies and locales. Specifically, The trailer showcases a new forest area. This area…
D.Va just got her own animated short.

Overwatch Receives A…

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During Gamescom 2018 Blizzard announced a few new things for Overwatch fans. Firstly a brand new animated short has been released. This one showcases D.Va’s origin story. Alongside the animated short, a brand new map has been revealed for the game, called Busan. This map is a control map…
Devil May Cry 5 arrives in March.

Devil May Cry…

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At Xbox’s Gamescom Showcase, Devil May Cry 5 has officially been given a release date. Devil May Cry 5 will launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on March 8 2019. Alongside the release date, a brand new gameplay trailer has been released showing off the high-octane action…
The Daybreak pack arrives next month

State of Decay…

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State of Decay 2 was showcased at Xbox’s Gamescom showcase. However, a blog post on Xbox Wire has detailed the Daybreak Pack in full. This is a new content expansion that costs $9.99. People who own the Ultimate Edition of the game get this pack for free. The Daybreak…
Halo Comes to Games Pass.

Halo: The Masterchief…

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Halo: The Masterchief collection is finally making its way to Xbox Game Pass on September 1. The announcement was made during the Xbox Gamescom Presentation. Halo: The Master Chief Collection will be included with @XboxGamePass beginning September 1! Experience Halo CE: Anniversary, Halo 2: Anniversary, Halo 3, and Halo…
Fallout 76 Settlement System has been detailed.

Fallout 76 Details…

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Fallout 76 got a new trailer during Xbox’s Gamescom conference. It detailed the game’s settlement system. Specifically, it showed off the C.A.M.P system. This allows any Settlement you build to be moved anywhere remaining fully intact. Alongside that, an Xbox One X bundle with the game has been announced.…
Hunt: Showdown comes to Xbox One.

Hunt: Showdown Coming…

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During Xbox’s Gamescom live stream they announced that Hunt: Showdown will be coming to Xbox Game Preview. The game has been in early access on PC for a while now, but it is finally making its way to consoles. Hunt: Showdown is a competitive FPS that mixes PvE and…
Jump Force gets new characters and a new stage.

Jump Force Gets…

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The crazy anime crossover game Jump Force was revealed earlier this year at Microsoft’s E3 press conference. Gamescom has given us a ton of new information on the game and a new trailer. First, six new characters have been unveiled. Joining the Jump Force roster are Gon and Hisoka…
Life Is Strange 2

Life Is Strange…

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Dontnod Entertainment served up some intrigue and plenty of hype with their teaser trailer of Life Is Strange 2 on August 2. We were promised that “all will be revealed August 20, 2018.” Well, check your calendars. Dontnod released a tweet that included a new trailer and a Tumblr…
Battlefield V's Open Beta Comes Soon.

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The open beta for Battlefield V will begin on September 6th for everyone. However, Early Access via EA Access, Origin Access, and Origin Access Premier will allow you to play the beta starting September 4. The news was announced during the Nvidia Gamescom Keynote Livestream. The latest trailer for the game can…

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The Wolf Among Us

Telltale Games Catalog Leaving GOG Next Week

The abrupt shuttering of Telltale Games has left their sweeping catalog of graphic adventure games in limbo, now affecting the digital storefront GOG.com. All twelve Telltale games, ranging from entries…

May 24, 2019, 266

Hiveswap Act 2 is in “Active Development”

Those of us familiar with Hiveswap‘s source material will be familiar with long pauses between content, and in the grand tradition of the series, we’re rapidly approaching the two-year anniversary of Hiveswap…

May 23, 2019, 1,086
Soldiers from COD WWII

Treyarch Now Making Black Ops 5 for 2020

Treyarch is taking the reigns on Call of Duty once more. Published by Activision, the series has become an annual franchise, not unlike Madden over the years. 2020’s installment, originally…

May 18, 2019, 291
Oxygen Not Included Cover Art

Games Removed From Epic Games Store During Mega Sale

Epic Games is smack in the middle of a brand-new sale that they have deemed a “mega sale” and it looks like some developers aren’t having it. Almost all the…

May 17, 2019, 330

The Last of Us Part II Close to Completion, According to Co-Director

In an effort to hire new talent, The Last of Us Part II co-director Anthony Newman stated on Twitter that the remaining job opening for Naughty Dog would help “close out” development…

May 16, 2019, 300

My Lovely Daughter Receives Switch Port

A little over a year ago, My Lovely Daughter was released for PC. It tells the tale of an alchemist who lost his only daughter, and goes to extreme lengths to…

May 16, 2019, 265
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Netflix to Announce New Games at E3 2019

In an unprecedented move, Netflix announced that it will step foot into the gaming industry by announcing new games at their E3 Coliseum panel, hosted by Geoff Keighley. While Netflix…

May 15, 2019, 305

Descenders Review – Skylined

The rogue-likes and rogue-lites are finally dying down.   You’d think after something like NeuroVoider, or Dead Cells, that’d be it, but no, you still get the occasional curveball of top-down tedium…

May 13, 2019, 403

Asagao Academy

Yeah, I’ll say it. I unironically adored Asagao Academy when it first came out. I played it on warm summer mornings, not long after I finished my junior year of high school.…

May 9, 2019, 564

PlayStation State of Play 5.9.2019 Review

Sony’s State of Play presentations have returned with some interesting announcements, including a few surprises. It was a much shorter presentation this time around so it shouldn’t be long to…

May 9, 2019, 563