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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
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Sparklite Review: A…

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Sparklite is an isometric action-adventure rogue-lite developed by Red Blue Games. Previously a mobile developer, this is Red Blue’s first effort on consoles. As such, Sparklite does have some elements that make it feel like a mobile game at times, but I’ll talk more about that later. I come…

The Grand Tour…

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Honestly, Top Gear ten years ago was unstoppable.   The charisma and stupidity which oozed from the musings and adventures that Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May went on, and it was adored by everyone, even non-car lovers. In fact, when Clarkson had that “fracas” that jeopardized the future of…
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Star Wars Jedi:…

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Today, EA announced that its recently released Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is the fastest-selling digital Star Wars game within the first two weeks of release. They also disclosed that Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is EA’s best selling Star Wars title on PC within the initial launch window. We’ll…

The Ultimate 2019…

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Black Friday is right around the corner and with it comes an exorbitant amount of new games to buy for the holiday season. Wallets around the world tremble at the mere thought of how many games people seek to purchase. Which games should you get? That’s entirely up to…
The Last of Us Remastered

Top 10 Games…

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2013 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Decade   The Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 dominated the gaming market through most of the 21st century by the time 2013 rolled around, but it was time for a brand new era of power and game design.…
geoff keighley The Game Awards 2019 Nominees

Complete List of…

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Geoff Keighley has spoken. Here is the complete list of nominees for The Game Awards 2019:   Game of the Year Control Death Stranding Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Resident Evil 2 Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice The Outer Worlds   Best Game Direction Control Death Stranding Resident Evil 2 Sekiro:…

Romancing SaGa 3…

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Romancing SaGa 3 was released exactly 24 years ago, on 11/11/1995. To celebrate this arbitrary anniversary, publisher Square Enix has released a remaster of the classic RPG for Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS Vita, Xbox One, and Windows, available right now on all platforms. Romancing SaGa 3 is the sixth game…
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ESPN Reports That…

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Blizzard is set to unveil Overwatch 2 during BlizzCon, which takes place in just a few days. This comes from an ESPN report, which claims it has obtained a “BlizzCon training document” from a source over at Blizzard. The report reveals that Overwatch 2 will include a PvE mode,…
Image taken from Sunless Skies Game, depicts the player ship entering a new town

Sunless Skies is…

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Isometric space-exploration game Sunless Skies: Sovereign Edition is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in the first half of 2020. While attending EGX, developer Failbetter Games announced the ports via its website, which is being handled by Nephilim games. The site also let us know that…
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The Outer Worlds…

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The Outer Worlds is ready to launch in just over a week. With that mind, Obsidian has revealed the release times on each platform, as well as some details on a rather hefty day-one patch. For people buying a digital copy of The Outer Worlds, the day-one update will…

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Ghost of Tsushima trailer and release date

Ghost Of Tsushima Gets June Release Date and Story Trailer

Just when everyone started to wonder if Ghost of Tsushima dropped off the radar, Sony hit us with a brand new trailer for the game out of nowhere. The best part:…

March 5, 2020, 412
Resident Evil 3 Nemesis Throwback Review

Throwback Review: Resident Evil 3: Nemesis (1999)

It’s no secret that Resident Evil 3: Nemesis is the black sheep of the classic Resident Evil trilogy. Across the board it feels like few people have played it and…

March 4, 2020, 746
FFVII Remake Demo

Demo Out Now for Final Fantasy VII Remake – Our Impressions

Out of nowhere, Square Enix shadow dropped the long-awaited demo for Final Fantasy VII Remake. That’s right, if you boot up your PlayStation 4 right now you can head to…

March 2, 2020, 489

New GOG Refund Policy Basically Gives Out Free Games

If you ever wanted to play full, $60 games for free, GOG seems to have your back. In a very questionable decision, GOG announced a few days ago that they…

February 29, 2020, 1,216
Horizon Zero Dawn Cover Art

Horizon Zero Dawn for PC Leaked by Amazon France

Horizon Zero Dawn could be breaking into the PC world. In January, Jason Schreier posted on Kotaku rumors from his sources that indicate Horizon Zero Dawn will be releasing on…

February 27, 2020, 678
Through the Darkest of Times Cinematic

Through the Darkest of Times Review – Dumb and Dumber

When you tell a story taking place any time during the first half of the 20th century, you have every advantage. Industry, prosperity, war, famine, reconstruction, love, loss, politics, genocide,…

February 25, 2020, 428
Mass Effect 2

92% of Mass Effect Players Chose Paragon

Mass Effect fans apparently error on the side of mercy… yep… this is the big story on Sick Critic for today. As a series, Mass Effect has shipped more than…

February 22, 2020, 311
Animal Crossing New Horizons Rain

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Lets You Customize ALL THE THINGS

Seeing as there’s only a month left until launch, there’s been a curious information drought for Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Thankfully, today’s Nintendo Direct landed just in time to answer…

February 20, 2020, 1,165
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Shovel Knight Developer Yacht Club Games to Host Live Presentation

The developer of Shovel Knight, Yacht Club Games, will be holding a presentation to show off its upcoming projects. This will mark the second time the developer has made announcements…

February 19, 2020, 462
7th Sector Review

7th Sector Review – The Seventh Circle

“This city is an empty glass. Words do nothing. No one sleeps.”   Y’know what puzzle games need? Visible spectacle! Forget fancy gimmicks and sharp writing, shove it all in…

February 19, 2020, 429