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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
Cassandra in-game model

Cassandra Now Available…

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There had been several fan-favorite characters missing from the Soulcalibur VI roster when the game originally launched. Some of these characters (and by “characters,” I mean just Amy) were added through the first season pass. The next of these characters to receive a place on the Soulcalibur VI roster…
Promotional art for GreedFall. Depicts a battlefield with soldiers in heavy armour standing over a pile of corpses.

Action RPG GreedFall…

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Developed by French studio Spiders and published by Focus Home Interactive, GreedFall is an action RPG inspired by colonial America. With that being said, GreedFall still contains elements of classic fantasy like magic and creatures of all shapes and sizes. The most recent trailer gives us an overview of these…

Screenshots of PvZ:…

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It’s no secret that a new Garden Warfare game is on the way. EA confirmed the development of a new Plants Vs. Zombies game which was later backed up by PvZ’s official Twitter back in February earlier this year. There’s also a well-documented closed alpha currently underway and one…
Landscape shot of Dark Envoy gameplay, turn-based gameplay presented at an isometric angle

“Tactical RPG” Dark…

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Out of the blue, Event Horizon Games has announced Dark Envoy, a “non-linear RPG” with tactical combat and a gothic steampunk feel. The cryptic trailer nonetheless gives us a glimpse of the character designs and cosmic environment, informed by a narrative co-written with Michael Chatfield, renowned for his works in…

Halo Boss Promises…

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With Halo Infinite slated to release holiday 2020, gamers are concerned that the Xbox One version of the next Halo title will be a watered-down port compared to the next-gen version. The director for all things Halo, Frank O’Connor, contradicts that skepticism, claiming the Xbox One version “will look incredible“. Project…
Golden Borderlands 3 logo

Borderlands 3 Has…

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Gearbox has announced through Twitter that Borderlands 3 has officially gone gold. This means that development on the game is 100% complete and that the game is ready to be packaged and shipped to retailers for distribution. Are you all ready to kill an uncountable number of Psychos in…
Promotional Art for No Man's Sky Beyond. Depicts the text "No Mans's Sky Beyond" set to a white background

No Man’s Sky…

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The next big update for No Man’s Sky, entitled Beyond, is coming on August 14th. Hello Games, the developer of No Man’s Sky have just confirmed the release date on the game’s official website. Back in March, Hello Games announced that the next update for No Man’s Sky would…
Project Witchstone Key Art

Sandbox RPG Project…

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Spearhead Games is known for games like Stories: The Path of Destinies and Omensight, and now they’ve announced a release window of Q2 2020 for their latest sandbox RPG, Project Witchstone. The Steam page for the game describes it as “A living world sandbox RPG with turn-based tactical combat.”…
Promotional Art for Blair Witch game. It depict the silhouette of main character ellis and his dog bullet as they walk through the woods.

Here’s Our First…

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Blair Witch is the upcoming game developed by Lionsgate Games and Bloober Team, a polish developer known for titles such as Layers of Fear and Observer. Revealed at E3 2019, Blair Witch is a survival horror game based on the popular film franchise of the same name. Set in…

Nintendo and Bethesda…

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This Friday we were blessed by not one, but two high-profile releases from cult franchises: Fire Emblem: Three Houses and Wolfenstein Youngblood. The former is the latest entry in Nintendo’s own wonderfully charming tactical RPG series, in which the protagonist takes the role of a tactical instructor at a school and…

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Title screen for Plants vs Zombies Battle for Neighborville

Plants Vs. Zombies Battle for Neighborville Trailer Leak + Switch Version Rumored

Man, what is it with Plants vs Zombies and leaks? Last week, screenshots of a new PvZ game were leaked, then a few days later the official title of the…

August 13, 2019, 293
Image taken taken from the PDF guide for the trial version of Shenmue III. It depicts main character Ryo Hazuki talkking to a woman whilst there are button prompts on-screen

Shenmue III Trial Version Coming in September

Shenmue III is soon to get a trial version, as announced by the official website. This trial is coming to PC via the Epic Games Store in the second half of…

August 13, 2019, 146
Detroit Become Human Roof Scene

Blaming Violence on Video Games Promotes Ignorance

El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio in the U.S. have been the subjects of a lot of conversation after the August 3 and August 4 shootings, respectively. These shootings left a…

August 12, 2019, 172
Xbox All Access allows you to lease an Xbox One S or X.

Microsoft Allows Future Xbox First-Party Games to be Multi-Platform

Microsoft’s recent studio acquisitions have caused quite a stir within the gaming community. With Obsidian Entertainment and Double Fine Productions among the ever-expanding list of first-party game development studios, gamers…

August 12, 2019, 544

Truck Driver to Receive Steering Wheel Support

Plenty of exciting games have released or will release this year: Kingdom Hearts 3, Crash Team Racing, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Wolfenstein: Youngblood, Anodyne 2, Metro Exodus, Catherine, Borderlands 3, Pokemon Sword and Shield, Death Stranding, and of course, Truck Driver.…

August 12, 2019, 179

Wolfenstein: Youngblood Review- Passing the Torch

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.…

August 12, 2019, 153

RICO Review – Real Raw

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…

August 11, 2019, 212
Kill la Kill review

Kill la Kill: The Game IF Review – A Tad Underdressed

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…

August 10, 2019, 309

Where The Bees Make Honey Review – Reality Bytes

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…

August 10, 2019, 242
Fantasy Strike banner

Fantasy Strike Review

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…

August 9, 2019, 211