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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

Sea of Thieves…

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As Sick Critic’s resident Xbox One user, this was a worrisome time.   While it’s well-established that Microsoft and console exclusives go together as well as their audience does with a DRM, Xbox really needed something gripping as of late. Crackdown 3 is still a long way away, and…
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Robocraft Infinity Gets…

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Freejam, the creators of Robocraft, announced a new game in the series at last year’s E3: Robocraft Infinity. Today they announced that Robocraft Infinity will be released on April 11th, and is coming to Xbox Game Pass through ID@Xbox. If you are in possession of Xbox Game Pass, you will be…

Amper and how…

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I was lucky enough to attend this year’s South by Southwest conference, and near the end of my trip I learned about Amper, an AI that composes a musical score for any scene you choose. Unfortunately, as I heard about this secondhand, I was unable to get a look at Amper…
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Horror Game Agony…

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PlayWay’s Kickstarter game Agony was expected to be released March 30th on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. However, they have announced on their Kickstarter page that the launch is going to have to be pushed back to a further, unknown date. According to PlayWay, they are “facing last steps including polishing…

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The highly anticipated Rare title Sea of Thieves is available now! This treasured online game puts the player in the shoes of a pirate in a vast open space with thousands of islands to pillage. Players can set sail with three buddies, strangers, or by themselves. With a team of four,…

Riftstar Raiders Review…

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This took a month to write. Think about that while you read it.   Anyway, this is Riftstar Raiders, from Climax Studios. The same Climax Studios behind the crappiest Silent Hill title, Origins. Yet they also did the return to form that was Silent Hill: Shattered Memories. Wait, they also did Sudeki? Really? Well then. As you can tell from my…

Jurassic World Evolution…

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Thanks to a leak by an Instagram user, Jurassic World Evolution now has a release date, June 12, 2018. As reported by PlaystationLifestyle.net, a user on Instagram, Failcube, posted a picture of Frontier Developments recent gameplay, which showed the release date on June 12th. This post has since been…
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Netflix Original Narcos…

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The hit Netflix Original Narcos is going to be coming to all major video game platforms soon. As announced by Curve Digital, the hit show will be making its way into the video game market where they hope to create “a game that matches the fantastic storyline and gritty action…

Video Games and…

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Video games can be anything we want them to be. They can take us away to previous time periods to relive old war stories, or take us on an adventure in a fantasy world where creatures and magic are beyond our imaginations. They can make us cry or get…

Life is Strange:…

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“Because you’re going away. People always go away to forget.”   At some point in your life, it seemed as if you played with your friends for the last time in your childhood. You didn’t know it at that point, but the next day, something changed. Be it a…

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Peace Island: The Cat Game We’ve Always Wanted

I don’t know if you’ve heard, but everybody wants to be a cat. This open world game is all about taking on the role of a cat to solve mysteries…

July 19, 2019, 935

Plants vs. Zombies 3 is Coming to Pick Your Brains

Hot off the heels of the 10th anniversary of the franchise, PopCap Games recently announced that Plants vs. Zombies 3 is under development. Not only that, they want to extend…

July 19, 2019, 771
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Devolver Bootleg Review — Devolver mi Dinero

Yeah, I know, it seems like a cheap shot but I put down my $4.94 for Devolver’s postmodernist charade and dammit I’m gonna get my two cents (retained via the…

July 19, 2019, 464
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Marvel’s Spider-Man Best-Selling Superhero Game Ever

The 2018 PS4-exclusive smash-hit Marvel’s Spider-Man is widely considered to be the greatest superhero video game of all time. It’s often seen in higher regard than Rocksteady’s Batman: Arkham City. Today, the NPD…

July 18, 2019, 533
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Switch With Longer Battery Life Announced

Nintendo Japan has brought light to a brand-new Switch model in the works that has a significantly longer battery life. This comes hot off the heals of the Nintendo Switch…

July 17, 2019, 602
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Southwest Gives Free Nintendo Switch to SDCC Passengers

Nintendo never ceases to amaze. On Wednesday, Southwest Airlines and Nintendo teamed up to give people headed to San Diego for San Diego Comic-Con free Nintendo Switches and copies of…

July 17, 2019, 651
Luigi in Luigi's Mansion 3 looking scared

Official Luigi’s Mansion 3 Release Date Announced

A couple days ago, we covered the story that Luigi’s Mansion 3‘s release date was leaked by Amazon Mexico. According to them, the game was set for release on October…

July 17, 2019, 528

Eagle Island Review: Eagle to Please

More times than not, it is very difficult to make a game that stands out in the action-platformer genre. Eagle Island tries really hard to separate itself from the pack…

July 16, 2019, 681

Total War: Three Kingdoms Reveals New DLC

Creative Assembly (CA), developers of the Total War series just revealed a trailer called Eight Princes, an upcoming Downloadable Content (DLC) for Total War: Three Kingdoms. According to CA, the DLC…

July 16, 2019, 643
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Sega Announces Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD

After five years of silence, the Super Monkey Ball franchise is back, in a rather strange way. Once a Wii launch title, Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz is returning to…

July 16, 2019, 632