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Sunset Overdrive hits PC this week for $20

It's never too late for an overlooked gem like Sunset Overdrive to find a home on a new platform. Four years later, Insomniac's high-octane traversal-centric shooter is destined for PC. We're still awaiting the official announcement, but af...

 
 
 
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Everything that happened at Microsoft's X018 event

Microsoft just wrapped X018, its "celebration of all things Xbox." What went down? A lot of crowd cheering, an on-stage selfie with Square Enix's Shinji Hashimoto, and a release date for Crackdown 3. While much of the show's news was Game P...

 
 
 
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Strategy shooter Void Bastards looks out of this world

Announced at Microsoft's X018 event, the upcoming sci-fi strategy shooter Void Bastards looks like a graphic novel brought to life. It's love at first sight, and if it plays as well as it looks, it'll be a treat. The game is a balancing ac...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Tetris Effect

How do you modernize an icon like Tetris? Simple: You leave the mechanics alone! Tetris Effect is the same perfect puzzling we know and love, but so much care has gone into enhancing every other facet of the experience. It's Tetris by way o...

 
 
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Rhythm slice-'em-up Beat Saber hits PlayStation VR this month

After an immensely successful run on PC, the virtual reality rhythm game Beat Saber is coming to PlayStation VR on November 20, 2018. Using dual swords, players slash incoming blocks that are synced to the beat of the music. It's a simple b...

 
 
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I'm relieved this snake boss didn't make it into Bloodborne

Following his extensive work digging up unused enemies and a scrapped time-of-day mechanic, Lance McDonald has discovered another Bloodborne boss that didn't make the cut. I'm of two minds. On the one hand, we can never have enough From So...

 
 
 
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Bethesda will 'look into' adding Push-to-Talk to Fallout 76

There's going to be one final play session for the Fallout 76 beta, but after tomorrow, Bethesda will pack everything up until the game properly launches on November 14. Given the drastic shift to a multiplayer-centric design, the developer...

 
 
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The new Humble Bundle is all about Warhammer

Trying to keep track of every last Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000 video game adaptation can feel like a part-time job. There's just so dang many of them, even if you cut out the middling titles. This week's Humble Bundle is nowhere near exh...

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront II is gearing up for Obi-Wan Kenobi

After months of small or otherwise inconsequential updates, Star Wars Battlefront II has begun getting some genuinely interesting content. General Grievous was a start, and this month will be even bigger with the Battle of Geonosis update b...

 
 
 
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Dreamy RPG Hylics 2 is a feast for the eyes

Whenever I watch footage of Hylics 2, a self-described "recreational program with light JRPG elements," I feel like I'm peering into someone's dreams. And it's not just the lavish visuals, surreal as they most certainly are. Every ounce of ...

 
 
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Someone's making a video game about a skateboarding bird

Skatebird is a video game about a bird who skateboards in a miniature skatepark with grind rails made out of pencils stacked on top of erasers. It's coming "soon-ish" to Steam and it's too cute for words. Glass Bottom Games assures that pl...

 
 
 
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Splatoon 2's amazing Salmon Run mode gets one last map

Salmon Run doesn't get enough love. I genuinely believe it's the best part of Splatoon 2, and I'd pay good money for a deeper spin-off game with local co-op support. The wave-based survival mode isn't the main attraction for most players wh...

 
 
 
 
 
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Overwatch's new hero Ashe debuts in animated short

This morning at BlizzCon, Blizzard debuted "Reunion," the latest Overwatch animated short. It's one of the most action-packed and lore-rich videos yet. Our old pal McCree has a squabble on Route 66 with the Deadlock Gang and its leader, Ash...

 
 


About Jordan Devoreone of us since 3:23 AM on 12.21.2008

Jordan is a founding member of Destructoid and poster of seemingly random pictures. They are anything but random.

Disclosure: I backed Double Fine Adventure and Awesomenauts: Starstorm on Kickstarter.
 
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