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Devolver Bootleg Review —…

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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…

PAX East 2019: Panzer…

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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…

Dusk Review — Dusk…

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There’s no better leverage in game development than repurposing timeless mechanics, especially those that have been arbitrarily partitioned to the past. Amidst the cacophony of free-to-play battle royales and…

Tangledeep now Available on…

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Launching a year ago today on the Steam store, Impact Gameworks’ roguelike Tangledeep is now on the Nintendo Switch eShop as well. Tangledeep is a roguelike with heavy RPG elements, made…

Nintendo Highlights Upcoming Switch…

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A recent video posted by Nintendo showed off several Indie games coming to the console over the next year. Here’s the list: SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech, coming 2019.…

Old School Musical Review…

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There’s often an arbitrarily low ceiling placed above rhythm games in terms of ambition. Narrative design is generally obsolete, and visual design often a mere vessel for the immediate…

Project Warlock Review —…

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Building games on the basis of nostalgia can be something of an uphill battle. In one respect, you’re competing with titles already long established, already acclaimed, and already in…

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