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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
Call of Duty Modern Warfare Multiplayer Reveal

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The recently announced Call of Duty: Modern Warfare reboot (or whatever you wanna call it) is getting a Multiplayer Universe gameplay reveal on August 1st. The reveal will be streamed exclusively on Twitch on the Call of Duty channel. Activision says that there will be more “intel drops” as…
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Overwatch Developer Update…

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Big boss Jeff Kaplan is back with his Overwatch Developer Update for July 2019, detailing upcoming features and teasing 2019’s Summer Games. He also briefly mentioned that progress on the new hero is coming along nicely. Overwatch Hero 31 is yet to be revealed but Kaplan did say that we’ll…
Man of Medan Multiplayer Reveal

Man of Medan…

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The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan, an upcoming game from the creators of horror game Until Dawn, has received a trailer detailing two new multiplayer modes. It seems Supermassive Games has acknowledged the trend of players experiencing Until Dawn together and capitalized on it. Two Man of Medan Multiplayer Modes…
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Do you remember Little Witch Academia and Kill la Kill? They’re both anime series that have a huge following and if you haven’t heard of either, it’s because they were created by a quirky Japanese animation studio by the name of Studio TRIGGER. The popular studio is known for…

Supermarket Shriek Review…

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Yeah, I don’t know why I’m doing this either.   I hate goats. I don’t know what it is about them, but their existence is like eating glass. Maybe it was something to do with Goat Simulator; which was about as funny as finding out you have ravenous ass parasites.…
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Wreckfest Announced for…

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For as many moves as THQ Nordic has been making recently in the vein of remasters and spinoffs alike, they have shown no sign of slowing down anytime soon. Wreckfest is bringing its sense of vehicular cacophony to PS4 and Xbox One on August 27th, two years removed from…

Verlet Swing Review…

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Hey yuppies! Do you like ClusterTruck?!   Of course, you do! You love the-floor-is-lava premise and sunk many angry hours into its levels, culminating in a finish that felt satisfactory due to the evolution of mechanics and upgrades present. Well, how about we do that… but add 【Vaporwave Aesthetics】 to it? Welcome…

Windscape Review –…

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Well, E3 came and went.   Everyone did their usual schtick, it was as predictable as ever. Nintendo supposedly saved the conference with a Breath of The Wild sequel, Bethesda did their usual hokey act with an unbearably thin line-up. Devolver were unfunny once again, and Xbox came with their usual…

Bloodstained: Ritual of…

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From Castlevania developer Koji Igarashi comes Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, a brand-new 2D action RPG with the same gothic aesthetic we’ve come to know and love. Bloodstained takes place in 18th century England, where protagonist Miriam has to take down a demon-infested castle while freeing herself from a curse placed…

CD Projekt Red:…

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There has been a pretty big LGBTQ+ movement lately and it’s had an effect on every aspect of life, including our little gaming corner. CDPR has recently come out and given new information on its new and upcoming title: Cyberpunk 2077. The long awaited first-person shooter was shown off…

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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, 549
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, 432
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, 1,521
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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, 560
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, 543
Kingdom Hearts on Xbox One

Kingdom Hearts HD Collections Now Available on Xbox One

Xbox One fans have been deprived of the pre-Kingdom Hearts III games for long enough. Kingdom Hearts is finally arriving on Xbox One in full force, with Kingdom Hearts HD…

February 18, 2020, 887
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Sony Reportedly Wrestling With Expensive PlayStation 5 Parts, Uncertain Retail Price

Sony’s silence on their next-generation system has tested the patience of gamers hungry for more information, and this new report from Bloomberg may contextualize the absence of PS5 updates. Due…

February 16, 2020, 669
Pokimane

Pokimane Donates $50,000 to UC Irvine for Esports Scholarship

Pokimane (Imane Anys), a well-known Twitch streamer and YouTube personality, donated $50,000 to University of California Irvine according to an announcement by the university this past Thursday, February 13, to…

February 15, 2020, 1,209
FF7 Remake Opening Cinematic

Final Fantasy VII Remake’s Opening Movie Will Give You Goosebumps

Despite a lengthy development time and a handful of delays, Final Fantasy VII Remake will finally land in the hands of eager gamers on April 10. With only two months…

February 14, 2020, 706
Stardew Valley 2

Two New Games in the Works from Stardew Valley Creator

Just last month, farming simulation sensation Stardew Valley hit a 10 million units sold milestone, today the game’s creator Eric Barone (Concerned Ape) shared a little tidbit about his future ambitions.…

February 12, 2020, 654