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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 Mooseman Review…

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Y’know “Sometimes You”? No? Not surprising.   The Russian publisher/developer has been going at it for a while, scouring Eastern Europe for the best games that they have to offer. So far, his hunt has struck gold once or twice, with the charming double bill of Where Are My Friends? and Deep…

Analyzing Microsoft’s (Reported)…

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Microsoft is easily the largest company involved in the gaming industry. They have a near endless supply of money to support their Xbox division and have plans to utilise some of that money. During their E3 presentation, Phil Spencer announced that Microsoft is developing new Xbox hardware, extinguishing rumors…
The Walking Dead: The Final Season gets episode dates.

Telltale’s The Walking…

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Episode one of “The Final Season” of Telltale’s The Walking Dead launches on August 14. However, you can start Clementine’s final journey right now by downloading a demo for the game on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The news was revealed in a press release, which states that the…
These new games make their may to Xbox Game Pass Today.

7 New Games…

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Xbox Game Pass keeps offering more and more games, and that’s not going to change in August as 7 new games come to the subscription service. The games were announced by a post on the Xbox Wire blog. These are the games being added to the service: Hitman Season…

Destiny 2: Forsaken…

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Destiny 2: Forsaken is just over a month away, and Bungie has just announced a way for new Destiny players to get every bit of content that has been released so far. This comes in the form of the Destiny 2: Forsaken Legendary Collection. The Forsaken Legendary Collection includes the…

The Spectrum Retreat…

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SPOILER WARNING: Some story elements of The Spectrum Retreat are used for critique here. If you have any interest in playing this game, then tread carefully. Hmm… Hmmmm… Hmmmmmmmm… The Spectrum Retreat! You never heard of this game? Well, why would you have heard of this? Another Portal clone to fill the…

Overwatch’s Hammond /…

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Hero Number 28 has just rolled out of the PTR on Overwatch: Hammond, or “Wrecking Ball” if you prefer.   The adorable hamster-in-a-ball is a Hitscan Tank who comes with a wide range of abilities, starting with Quad Cannons for primary weapons. This medium-range weaponry can pepper targets from quite a…
Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4…

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The developers at Avalanche Studios have worked day in and day out for a couple of years now to create a new and improved experience in the Just Cause series. Just Cause has always been about giving the player as much freedom as possible in a world that they…

Hill Quest, The…

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“Academia is the death of cinema.”   You know, passion is an obvious necessity when it comes to video games, as it’s what makes or breaks its potential. You won’t find anyone out there who seriously thinks that something as committee-designed as Call of Duty: Ghosts or Halo 5…

20XX Review –…

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Who says a game has to be original in order to be good, eh?   I say forget that, and rock your inspirations with flair and finesse, but only in moderation. Yeah, it’s absolutely fine if you want to say, base a game on the mechanics and world-building present…

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Wireless VR and Eye Tracking are in PlayStation’s Sights

Sony and PlayStation have dominated the gaming industry ever since the release of their original console in 1994, and they’re not slowing down anytime soon. PSVR 2 has been no…

May 24, 2019, 253
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, 267

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, 1,097
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, 293
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, 333

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, 304

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, 268
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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, 309

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, 406

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, 567