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Dead Island 2: Still a thing

Like a good little zombie, Dead Island 2 refuses to stay down. You could be forgiven for thinking Dead Island 2 was one of those games that got quietly cancelled; Deep Silver hasn't said much about it since developer Yager was tak...   read

 
 
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There's going to be a Risk of Rain 2

Risk of Rain and Deadbolt studio Hopoo Games is about six months into its next project, and that project is none other than Risk of Rain 2 -- in 3D, no less! I wasn't expecting a sequel to the 2013 roguelike action-platformer anytime soon, ...   read

 
 
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Rumor: New Assassin's Creed is still set for Egypt, will feature two protagonists again

Take this with a grain of salt, but there's allegedly more information regarding the Egyptian-bound Assassin's Creed that was revealed last year by Kotaku. According to sources at WWG (facilitated by the typically reliable Liam Ro...   read

 
 
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Overkill's Walking Dead game suffers another delay

If you've been eager to get your hands on Overkill's The Walking Dead, then I'm sorry to disappoint you. Originally intended to release in 2016, Overkill's take on the franchise is now being pushed back to the second half of 2018. Much like...   read

 
 
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Deal: 25% off NieR: Automata as new 3C3C1D119440927 DLC is released

If you still haven't picked up NieR: Automata, the game is now 25% off on both the PS4 and PC thanks to a new deal from two different retailers. For PC gamers head over to DLGamer where they've struck the price down 25%, making buyers pay o...   read

 
 
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Review in Progress: Prey

Prey has me shook. I've seen plenty of aliens and they're all intimidating, but at least they're an obvious threat. It's the ones I can't see that have me paranoid, inching closer to a desk that could very well be just a regular desk. ...   read

 
 
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The first gameplay video of the Phantom Dust remaster details all the big changes

It was pretty touch and go there for a minute, but Microsoft is finally committed to a remaster of 2004's Phantom Dust. Or, a re-release as Microsoft calls it. Actually, maybe it's more of a remake? This situation isn't as clear cut as mos...   read

 
 
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World to the West has been delayed on Wii U

We somehow missed the news last week, but Rain Games announced that the Wii U port of World to the West would be delayed by a few weeks to work on optimization. While they could have released the title and did a post-launch patch, they felt...   read

 
 
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Thumper slides to Nintendo Switch in two weeks

Drool is bringing its rhythm-action game Thumper to Switch on May 18, 2017. That gives you just two weeks to cram in an intensive training regimen to get your reflexes in tip-top shape. I believe in you! The Switch version supports HD Rumbl...   read

 
 
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Dragon Quest Heroes II kicks off a month of free updates

Are any of you playing Dragon Quest Heroes II? I haven't seen much buzz, and even though I'm enjoying the sequel and find it to be a big step up from the original, that lack of noise is understandable. There's only so much time in a day, an...   read

 
 
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(Update) Dynasty Warriors 9 news is just on the horizon

[Update: It was just revealed that said info is coming on May 11.] So uh, is Dynasty Warriors 9 still coming? We haven't heard anything really since December of last year. Naturally, this article should be a clue -- yes, it is! Series ...   read

 
 
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Review: De Blob (PC)

Man, the Wii had a ton of great games, didn't it? For every piece of shovelware there was a hidden gem like Zack & Wiki or Wario Land Shake It that fell by the wayside in favor of some of the console's huge hits. But alas, som...   read

 
 
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Horizon Zero Dawn is adding more photo mode and HUD options

Horizon Zero Dawn players have been working their magic with the game's photo mode, and even though the open-world robo-dino adventure is still on my to-play list, it's usually sitting at the top of my mind. I can't go far online without bu...   read

 
 
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I'm stoked to play the entire Crash Trilogy again, here's some more footage

The Crash Bandicoot triple remake N. Sane Trilogy looks better each time we see it, especially when you consider the aged source material. Now we have a better look at the level "Sewer or Later" from Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Stri...   read

 
 
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Review: World to the West

Nintendo has been pretty consistent in making Zelda games every few years. While it normally swap between the 2D and 3D style for each game, you only need to wait about two or three years before getting your hands on another Hylian adventur...   read

 
 
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NieR: Automata's costume and coliseum DLC is out today

The new NieR: Automata DLC looks good, but does it look $14 good? Something to mull over. Aiding you in that decision is today's launch trailer for 3C3C1D119440927 (amazingly, that's the name of the DLC; bless you Yoko Taro). The video rec...   read

 
 
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Speedrunning options are coming to Yooka-Laylee

Yooka-Laylee is finally out, and if you read my review you'd probably be able to pick out a few of my annoyances. Playtonic is taking some of that criticism to heart, as they have a series of updates planned based on player feedback so...   read

 
 
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Code Vein's art style looks like an anime tinted Dark Souls

After a lot of teasing Bandai Namco has pulled back the curtain on Code Vein (which is coming to "major home consoles" next year) and given us a full two minute gameplay trailer. For those of you who think this is a Souls-like joint, y...   read

 
 
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Zelda: Breath of the Wild update adds voice language options

On top of previewing the first DLC pack for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild this evening, Nintendo also brought out a much-appreciated new update. Audio language options are here! Tonight's update will let you choose between nine la...   read

 
 
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Looks like Superhot VR is coming to Vive 'soon'

There are a handful of virtual reality games I feel like I'm really missing out on, and Superhot VR probably tops that list. Superhot? Excellent! Superhot VR? Even better! (Or so I'm led to believe.) Look, I wanna fight like Christian Bale ...   read

 
 
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Nioh's Dragon of the North DLC is looking good

Slipping in right before tomorrow's launch, Team Ninja has a trailer out for Dragon of the North, the first major DLC for Nioh. As I was just saying the other day, I'll gladly take any old excuse to get back into this game -- it's a top te...   read

 
 
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'Shrine skips' are my new favorite thing about Zelda: Breath of the Wild

At some point I just need to stop playing Zelda: Breath of the Wild. I was fortunate to get a head start, but I worked my way through every shrine eventually, nabbing most of the hidden gear, which made all of my future exploits that much e...   read

 
 
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More gear, heroes, and maps coming to For Honor's second season

Two new hero classes are entering the fray next month, as Ubisoft’s historical hack-and-slash fighter For Honor kicks off its second season. The samurai assassin Shinobi and knight hybrid Centurion both join the fight as early as May ...   read

 
 
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Dead Space 2 and 3 are now playable on Xbox One

And with that, the Dead Space trilogy is now playable on Xbox One. Dead Space became backward compatible last year, and as of today, Dead Space 2 and Dead Space 3 are tagging along too. If you no longer have your Xbox 360 game discs, all th...   read

 
 
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Your PC shouldn't go into system shock trying to run Prey

Getting to Talos-I, the moon-orbiting space station in Prey, won't require a bunch of rocket fuel or alien technology. Nothing too powerful is needed to travel there, just the same rig that can run a bunch of other games. Alongside today's ...   read

 
 


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