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Moonlighter makes working retail seem fun

I spent eleven years in retail. During that time, I worked at a major electronics store and a small independent skate shop. Though the companies couldn't have been more different, the overall experience was the same. Retail sucks. Virtually...

 
 
 

I'm hoping to speak with a few people who play WoW on private vanilla servers for an upcoming story. If you know anyone who'd be down to talk, let me know! (Happy friday)

 
 
 
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Review in Progress: .hack//G.U. Last Recode

I have faint memories of .hack//G.U. Eleven years ago, I played the first volume, Rebirth, and spent a few weeks engrossed in the series' fictional online game, The World. Even back then, I don't think .hack blew me away with its gameplay o...

 
 
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Deadly Premonition added to Xbox One's catalog

Starting today, the cult classic Deadly Premonition will be playable on Xbox One. Microsoft's Larry Hryb took to Twitter earlier and announced that Swery65's bizarre send-up to Twin Peaks is available through the console's Backward Compatib...

 
 
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Ubisoft worked with a 'cult expert' for Far Cry 5

In the latest Far Cry 5 featurette, the three defining aspects of a destructive cult are laid out for viewers. First, there's what's known as a "totalitarian leader;" someone who is charismatic as hell and ultimately worshiped by members. N...

 
 
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Amid Evil is a dark fantasy FPS with an old-school look

Publisher New Blood Interactive's latest project looks like it's from a different era. Amid Evil, like New Blood's Dusk and Rise of the Triad before it, channels id-era aesthetics in a modern day package. Amid Evil has some major Heretic vi...

 
 
 

i'm gonna boot Destiny 2 up soon. Ya'll can (and should) add me so we can play together. my blizzard/whatever id is wutangclam#1499

 
 
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Night in the Woods headed to mobile devices next year

Night in the Woods, the year's most human game that doesn't feature a single person, is coming to mobile devices in 2018. Developer Infinite Fall announced the mobile port in a thread from Night in the Woods' Twitter account. According to t...

 
 
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Review: The Evil Within 2

In one of The Evil Within 2's early chapters, Sebastian Castellanos stumbles onto a familiar scene. As he wanders through darkened corridors, chasing leads in desperate hope of recovering his missing daughter, the former detective enters a ...

 
 
 

I think i could kick a fox's ass. could you beat up a fox? https://medium.com/@rayporreca/animals-i-could-beat-in-a-fight-ranked-volume-1-foxes-3dbef4c1536c

 
 
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Review in Progress: The Evil Within 2

I'm about eight hours into The Evil Within 2. I've just hit a point that, based off of my surroundings, looks to be an aesthetic departure from what's come before. It's jarring, but I'm eager to see what kind of mess former detective Sebast...

 
 
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Supernatural shooter Hunt: Showdown coming to Early Access

I'm looking forward to Hunt: Showdown. Crytek's first-person bounty hunting game has players stalking supernatural prey in grimy, haunting environments. Its combination of twisted creatures and organic player-versus-player engagements speak...

 
 
 

*extremely laura palmer voice* Meanwhile.


 
 
 

Hurry up and get your questions in for this week's Podtoid! Please! Ask shit about scary stuff, or games, or about my fourteen days of housesitting. Post is linked in the comments

 
 
 
 
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The Flame in the Flood coming to Nintendo Switch next week

The Flame in the Flood's Nintendo Switch port will be available on October 12. I didn't know a Switch version of the harrowing and haunting survival game was in the works, but I'm happy to hear about it. Like Stardew Valley, The Flame in th...

 
 
 
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How Strafe's 'Millennium Edition' overhauls the entire game

When it released in May 2017, Strafe was something of an anomaly. The first-person shooter looked like a game from a bygone era. It was fast and violent, not unlike Quake, with relentless enemies hell-bent on stopping players dead in their ...

 
 
 
 

Happy weekend y'all. Anyone have any exciting plans?

 
 
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Review: Dishonored: Death of the Outsider

Billie Lurk is tired. By the time she takes Dishonored: Death of the Outsider's lead role, the street urchin-turned-assassin has fought harder and lost more than most. Lurk's actions have shaken the world's foundation; with the single flick...

 
 
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CNBC asked Tony Hawk about esports for some reason

Eighteen years ago, Tony Hawk landed the first-ever 900 on a skateboard. The two-and-a-half aerial rotations ascended Hawk far past the vertical walls of a half-pipe. From that moment onward, Hawk was no longer a hero whose name was whisper...

 
 
 


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Kane & Lynch 2 forever.
 
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