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Human: Fall Flat's console release comes with another slapstick game for free

Back in February, we reported on Human: Fall Flat getting a console release with new content. It's a game that has found an audience mostly because its ragdoll controls lend themselves to inane failures. It has over 100 million views ...   read

 
 
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Do you think Call of Duty: WWII will have a season pass?

Here's a quick history lesson for you, our valued readers: Every Call of Duty game since 2012's Black Ops II has had a season pass. Technically, 2011's Modern Warfare 3 also had one, but it was confusingly included with the c...   read

 
 

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The Injustice 2 achievements confirm an unannounced staple of DC Comics

Injustice 2 releases in just under three weeks, and WB has been on a media blitz to introduce the full roster of fighters. We're finally there, as the only characters left out are the eventual DLC crew and the pre-order bonus. But, the...   read

 
 
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Reports indicate Vivendi wants a majority takeover of Ubisoft by end of year

Vivendi's unwelcome invasion of Ubisoft is a saga that has stretched on for nearly two years now. There have been many chapters to the story, but almost every single one of them ends with Vivendi buying more control of Ubisoft against the v...   read

 
 
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These videos from Platinum could very well be teasing Bayonetta 3

A certain amount of restraint is required when analyzing teasers (or what we think might be teasers) for unofficial projects. It's easy to let the imagination run wild connecting dots that might be nothing more than coincidence or red herri...   read

 
 
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Scanner Sombre is the new game from Introversion and it launches in two days

We were in the dark about Introversion Software's newest project and we didn't even know it. The British studio that's probably best known for Darwinia and Prison Architect just shone a light on its next imminent game. A bajillio...   read

 
 
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Review: What Remains of Edith Finch

"I think that we've been surrounded by death for so long that we've just gotten used to it." Edith Finch muses this aloud right before she walks into the family's graveyard. She's talking to herself because there's no one left to talk to. E...   read

 
 
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Two Worlds II gets an extremely tardy add-on next month

One of the more surprising under-the-radar stories of last year was that developer Reality Pump was working on DLC for Two Worlds II. It wasn't so much a shock that a game was getting supplemental content -- that has become a near-staple of...   read

 
 
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Friday the 13th starts the slashing in late May

Get to running, sexy promiscuous teens. Consider this fair warning, a chance for a head start. Jason's going on the prowl next month. Developers Gun Media and Illfonic just took to Twitter to reveal that their highly-anticipated Friday the...   read

 
 
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Patrice Desilets' Ancestors gets its first teaser trailer, new details revealed

Patrice Desilets has been relatively quiet about his projects in recent years. The man who's most well-known for creating the Assassin's Creed series had a very public quarrel with Ubisoft over the rights to his properties. However, any ac...   read

 
 


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Super Rude Bear Resurrection jumps to life in early May

Super Rude Bear Resurrection is a game that we've had our eye on for quite a while now. We got our first proper look at Tokyo Game Show in 2015 and were quite impressed. Super Rude Bear Resurrection's one-two punch of insanely tough p...   read

 
 
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Prey's Talos I space station brings to mind some very good games

The latest stop on Bethesda's Prey Marketing Tour covers a crucial aspect of any video game of this type: The setting. Prey takes place among the stars, up in a giant space station called Talos I (yes, everyone take note of the p...   read

 
 
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Assassin's Creed players are gathering to resuscitate the long-dead multiplayer

One of the oft-overlooked aspects of the Assassin's Creed series is the competitive multiplayer. Brotherhood was the first installment to introduce it, and it was really great. Tricking other players and blending into the environm...   read

 
 
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Here's our first big look at the new Micro Machines

Size is relative. That's the concept at the core of the magic of Micro Machines. Try to stick with me: Cars are usually big, but this time they're very small and that's fun. It sounds condescending but it's honestly not meant to be. There'...   read

 
 
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After 19 years, StarCraft has gone free-to-play

StarCraft originally released on March 31, 1998. It's tough to write about a game that's nearly 20 years old without it sounding like an obituary. StarCraft's legacy is probably already set in stone; at the very least it's a benchmark...   read

 
 
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Bandai Namco files trademark for Pac-Man Maker

Super Mario Maker proved that developers don't need to ship a traditional game to have players fawning over the experience. If the nostalgia's right -- and this part's very important -- giving people the toolset to make their own exper...   read

 
 
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Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy starts tomorrow, is this how they die?

Almost a minute into the episode one launch trailer for Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy, seconds before Suzi Quatro kicks in and steals the show, the raccoon quips "We're just going deeper into the old creepy temple to stop a literal mu...   read

 
 
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The next Xbox update is for people who don't know the sound of their friends' voices

Xbox is less than a month removed from its latest big update, the one that reconfigured the dashboard and the guide button. Microsoft's method in recent years for improving the Xbox One has been intermittent major updates bolstered by a ste...   read

 
 
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The Halo Wars remaster is getting a standalone release and it's coming to Steam

Halo Wars: Definitive Edition is a remastered version of the 2009 real-time strategy game that came included with the "Ultimate Edition" of Halo Wars 2. Two months after the release of the sequel, Halo Wars: Definitive Edition is ...   read

 
 
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I've run out of good headlines, but this is a call for Podtoid questions

Go ahead and look through our Podtoid Questions tag. There's some real good stuff in there, and I can't top most of it right now. I could've said "Let's chat" or some lazy-ass shit like that, but that's a Total Steven Move. If nothing else...   read

 
 
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We're probably done hearing about Scorpio until E3

It's hot stove season for video games -- that time right before any major E3-related announcements happen where everyone's left to speculate what major E3-related announcements will happen. Microsoft fueled the fire a bit last week wit...   read

 
 
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Bethesda's letting console users play the first hour of Prey before release

Bethesda must be awfully confident in Prey. In the months leading up to launch, the publisher has been plenty active marketing the game through trailers and preview events. The most recent move is something you do only if you're able to put...   read

 
 
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Remedy's next game is coming to a 'wider range of platforms' including PS4

For nearly 15 years, Remedy's most well-known titles have been confined to PC and Xbox platforms. It sounds strange but it's true. In that time, Remedy has released Alan Wake, Alan Wake's American Nightmare, and Quantum Break. You have to g...   read

 
 
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Gears of War is going to start mixing PC and Xbox players for ranked matches

Cross-platform play is a tricky prospect for any competitive multiplayer game. Different platforms have their inherent advantages, and that's hard to reconcile while maintaining a level playing field. For instance, mouse and keyboard is wid...   read

 
 
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Yooka-Laylee guide: Locations of all five secret pirate treasures

Yooka-Laylee just released today and that means anyone who's playing it has a monumental task ahead of them. The progress screen lists a total of 1,202 collectibles and coming across them all is daunting. I should know, I took the tim...   read

 
 



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