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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

PAX East 2019:…

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The world, destroyed. Twenty years later, you wake up on an alien planet with your co-pilot missing. You need answers, and the only way you’re gonna get them is some good-old fashioned 2D metroidvania. I can’t completely comment on the level design, because in order to create the demo…

PAX East 2019:…

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The year is… it doesn’t matter much, really, because robots vs. demons is fun no matter what year it is. Panzer Paladin by Tribute Games is a charmingly retro action platformer where you play as a squire, a certified small boy who rises up to fight demon invaders. The squire…

Treasure Stack Review…

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Xbox users are getting the bad end of the stick again.   Look at the PS4! They get Tetris Effect, which is supposedly the greatest thing since sliced bread, and with its VR component adding spades of visually sublime experiences, we Xbox users can do nothing but stare in envy. Then…

Apex Legends Review…

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Oh, don’t give me that look, you know I’m right.   It’s been a year since Fortnite blew up, two years since PUBG did the same, and three years since I last felt happiness, and in that time, we’ve seen pale imitators merely grasp the prize of being “The Game A Majority Pays…
A screenshot of Monster Energy Supercross 2, showcasing several riders cruising through a tight turn, with the leader wheelie-ing over the bump.

Monster Energy Supercross…

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Motorcross is an alien sport to a Brit like me.   Aside from the fact that dirt-bikes are received in England about as well as a referendum about leaving the EU, the sports relating to dirt-bikes are met with some confusion as something like NASCAR. I mean, yeah, we…

Rocket League to…

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Rocket League, the car-soccer sensation, is gearing up to release yet another banger of an update. Starting February 19th, the long-awaited Friends List (previously RocketID) is set to make its debut. Friends List will allow you and your friends, across every platform, to party up and play games together…

AWAY: Journey to…

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This is where I start drinking heavily.   At the beginning of January, we posted our Indie Game Lookout, showcasing the finest indie games that were surely going to set the world afire with their creativity, styles, and flair. Of all the games featured on the list, today’s title– AWAY:…

Throwback Review: Geometry…

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Alright, let’s go back to the past real quick.   Cut back to 2005, and the Xbox 360 launches with a fat handful of titles. Most of them were sport titles, but there were games within the launch library that looked set to stun. The revolutionary graphics of Perfect Dark…

Genesis Alpha One…

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Ahh. Once more unto the breach lads.   It’s a shame that we are the humans that were born too late to explore the planet with a boat, were born too early to travel the stars but were the ones to have invented the television. So instead of being…

Life is Strange…

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Damn, this took a while, didn’t it?   I was expecting this back in late November or early December, but DONTNOD wanted time to hone in on their craft, their life, their passion for what is their most popular franchise. By “time”, they mean “make the episodes twice as…

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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, 679
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, 880
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, 793
Sam Bridges looking out

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, 1,389
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, 453

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, 635

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, 820

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, 589
Hollow Knight Cover Art

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, 748

AVICII Invector Review – Chocolate’s Overrated

“These are the nights that never die.”   AVICII was a trend-setter, an artist with a proper vision. 2011 saw the release of his breakthrough single “Levels”, a feel-good house…

January 10, 2020, 742