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Quantum Break finally arrives on Steam, so here are some deals

Timed exclusives are pretty stupid, particularly when you try your best to keep the rest of the gamers on a major platform from picking up a copy of a decent title. Quantum Break has made its way onto Steam today and off the Windows Store (...   read

 
 
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Gussy up your Steam Controller with these new skins

The Steam Controller is a thing that exists and has a fanbase. I didn't care for it when I used it at PAX 2015, but I may eventually come around. A nice sale is going on and you can finally customize the look of the remote with some pretty ...   read

 
 
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Unworthy is another cool 2D take on Dark Souls

We always appreciate a good quickpost from the Destructoid community, and reader AlbertP has given us a wonderful gift indeed with his note about Unworthy, a cool-looking game currently flying under the radar. It's a Souls-like action-RPG,...   read

 
 
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Steam Controller and Link on sale for 30% off again at GameStop

GameStop always has the most random deals. Popular accessories at 30% off and it won't even mention it on the front page. Why the heck not? Appearing earlier this morning, Valve's Steam Controller is on sale yet again for $15 off, a big 30%...   read

 
 
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Japan is getting its own retro Nintendo system with the Mini Famicom

The Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition is sure to be one of the top gifts you'll find under Christmas trees this December. With 30 all-time classics built-in, pre-orders for the device have virtually sold out worldwide. When...   read

 
 
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Hello Neighbor lives to creep another day

Hello Neighbor looks like a creepy game, but the best part is that it looks like a specific kind of creepy game. It's about breaking into this guy's basement because he's probably hiding bodies or illegal contraband or government secr...   read

 
 
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Driveclub VR is $20 if you own the Driveclub season pass

A quick note for those of you considering Driveclub VR as your launch-day PlayStation VR game of choice: Sony is offering a discount for season pass owners. This was known, generally speaking, but now we have more info to go on (and it can'...   read

 
 
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Pokemon Go traffic surged to 50 times Niantic's initial estimates

I'm always fascinated by developer interviews and retrospectives on popular games, and Pokémon Go was easily the biggest release of the year so far. Google's Cloud platform was the tech running in the background for Pok&eac...   read

 
 
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Are you a bad enough dude to choose these presidents?

[For you non-Americans, you're probably wondering how horrified we US citizens are at the thought of our next election. For my fellow Americans, how about we listen to Mr Knives at just what kind of limitless options we have for video game ...   read

 
 
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Phoenix Wright has to deal with time travel in new Ace Attorney 6 DLC

As if challenged to be even more crazy, the "Turnabout Time Traveler" case is now available from the in-game menu for Ace Attorney 6: Spirit of Justice. It's $5.99 / £5.39 / €5.99, which for Europeans and British people (which I ...   read

 
 
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Modern Warfare Remastered launches trailers, not nukes

Activision has pushed out a launch trailer for the Modern Warfare remaster. See, despite the fact that its proper launch isn't until November 4, anyone who pre-ordered Infinite Warfare's legacy or digital deluxe edition gets acce...   read

 
 
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Gender-swapped gods added to World of Final Fantasy

Shiva, Ifrit and Shantotto (from Final Fantasy XI) have been spotted in Weekly Jump as new additions to the for-children World of Final Fantasy. In the Final Fantasy series, Shiva has typically been depicted as a female ice goddes...   read

 
 
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Review: Star Trek Online

In the interests of full disclosure, I’ll tell you right now: I’m really into Star Trek Online, and have been for the six-plus years of its life so far. By Steam’s count I’ve logged nearly three thousand hours i...   read

 
 
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Time to get sucked back into Stardew Valley

I've wrestled free of Stardew Valley. I don't know how I got away from the soothing farm life sim, but I did, and I'm hesitant to so much as look at its listing in my Steam library unless I have no obligations left for the day. This isn't a...   read

 
 
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Battleborn is allegedly going free-to-play

Gearbox Software's MOBA-lite shooter Battleborn never stood much of a chance. It released in the same timeframe as the likes of Overwatch and Doom, and everyone's collective interest gravitated toward those titles. Amid low player...   read

 
 
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Lost Odyssey and more come to Xbox One

The newest batch of backward compatible titles for the Xbox One have been released, and it's a pretty solid selection of games this time. Lost Odyssey, Toy Story 3, and Guwange all just became playable on the Xbox One. Of the three, Lost O...   read

 
 
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Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition rated by Brazilian rating board

Months ago during E3, someone "let loose" screenshots of a remastered Bulletstorm. While fans got excited, nothing was ever confirmed or denied regarding the status of a next-gen port. While this isn't an official statement about the existe...   read

 
 
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Review: Payday 2: The Big Score

About two years ago, I fell in with a bad crowd. A gang of thieves that would conspire together to rip innocent people off and goad each other into more and more brazen and dangerous crimes. It was a great time. At our peak, we were working...   read

 
 
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Koei Tecmo's response to DOAX3 criticism? Rip their clothes off in free DLC

If you were hoping for Right to Censor to show up and put Team Ninja in a headlock, I'm sorry to say Team Ninja executed a perfect reversal-into-Stinkface. Free DLC swimsuits that you can download right now are a collaboration wit...   read

 
 
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Nidhogg II gets a surprise announcement

Nidhogg was a ridiculously awesome little indie brawler. Along with being hyper violent, it also had tight controls and a well-executed concept that remained fun for hours despite a small map count. My friend and I wasted a good few nights ...   read

 
 
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Review: King's Quest: Snow Place Like Home

I think the King's Quest series is going to sneak up on people by the end of the year when it's included in several low-key "best of" lists. It doesn't elicit the same kind of hype as a Telltale game, especially when it comes to Batman, but...   read

 
 
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PlayStation 4 fire sale in UK for £149 with FIFA 17 + extra game

If you're in the UK and you haven't spotted this news yet - you're in for a treat. The PlayStation 4 is receiving a nice nation-wide retailer fire-sale as stores looks to get rid of the older PS4 bundles for the upcoming holiday seasons. No...   read

 
 
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Dishonored 2 is looking like a serious game of the year contender

Bethesda showed off two minutes of gameplay back at Gamescom on a level called the Clockwork Mansion. Now it has released an extended eight-minute look at the bizarre mansion that shape-shifts like a steampunk version of Hogwarts. Frankly i...   read

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Yo-Kai Watch 2

It's a veritable feast this week on Nintendo platforms, at least compared to past eShop drops, as several big games are coming to both platforms. The Wii U is getting the original Pikmin all over again, as well as Quest of Dungeons, Archery...   read

 
 
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Horror game Here They Lie makes the PlayStation VR launch list

It's somehow almost October, which will mean nights of AMC-approved horror flicks running in the background because I can't be bothered to dig through my DVDs and, soon enough, PlayStation VR. I'm now in the process of sorting through the ...   read

 
 
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