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Review: Telling Lies

Sam Barlow is really on a roll. Although his work on a few Silent Hill entries (Origins, Shattered Memories) put him on the map, it was 2015's Her Story that made him a household name. Barlow did a hell of a lot more than just "bring back" ...

 
 
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Here's our first look at Life is Strange 2 Episode 4

Life is Strange 2 is doing decently so far. The first episode kicked off nicely according to our resident Life is Strange expert Brett. Episode 2 slowed down that growth a bit and Episode 3 continued that plunge. How will Episode 4 turn out...

 
 
 
 
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L.A. Noire is bringing its VR antics to PS4

L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files has taken on a life of its own as a hotbed for hysterical gifs and videos in which players use their VR controllers to make detective Cole Phelps act like a madman in front of witnesses and suspects, and I can'...

 
 
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Wooden Nickel isn't your everyday Old West adventure game

Brain&Brain is following up its storybook adventure Burly Men at Sea with another minimalist game, Wooden Nickel, and I'm here for this aesthetic. It's so different from my usual inbox pitches. The main hook, at least in my eyes, is th...

 
 
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The Vanishing of Ethan Carter reappears on Nintendo Switch

For a game about a disappearance, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter sure keeps popping up. Later this week, it'll get its fourth launch in five years. Polish studio The Astronauts has ported The Vanishing of Ethan Carter to Nintendo S...

 
 
 
 
 
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The Ghostbusters remaster breaks containment in October

Come October, you'll be bustin' like it's 2009. The remaster of the vaunted Ghostbusters: The Video Game is nearly ready to haunt this mortal plane. Fittingly, Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered will launch during the spooky...

 
 
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Contest: Bring Dafoe home with a PC copy of Beyond: Two Souls

I'm pretty sure this is the only current contest on the internet featuring Willem Dafoe, so come win a PC copy of Beyond: Two Souls. For anyone who's been around here long enough, you'll remember the days when you couldn't go two front page...

 
 
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Review: The Council: Episode 5: Checkmate

For those who have not been following along on the community side of things, Destructoid user Soulbow has been consistently pestering me, for over a year now, to keep writing these reviews for The Council. I mean, this episode came out...

 
 
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Indie games in cars getting emotional

Do you ever want to play games where you're just....driving? Soaking in the environment, having conversations, and listening to whatever pops on the radio? Well, I've got three games lined up based on that premise on this week's episode of ...

 
 
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Review: Sea of Solitude

The sea is loneliness. That's not a spoiler for Sea of Solitude, the latest effort from Berlin-based indie studio Jo-Mei, and a game that, since its announcement some years ago, has been fairly explicit about its allegorical nature, and its...

 
 
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Contest: Both mice and men can enjoy a free copy of Moss

Enter our contest and pick up a copy of breakout VR title Moss for Steam or Oculus Quest! Being a silly human, I can't say I've ever experienced what it's like to be a cute little four-legged creature. Imagine scurrying around the forest so...

 
 
 
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Review: The Sinking City

The Sinking City is without a doubt a love letter to H. P. Lovecraft's work. Even going as far as being set within the same universe, specifically The Shadow over Innsmouth, and directly references those events and plenty more from Lov...

 
 
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Contest: Hack and slash through a voxel world in Riverbond

Hack 'n slash through the colorful voxel world of Riverbond on PS4, Xbox One, or PC! Riverbond was shown at Microsoft's E3 conference this year -- and it's available now! To celebrate, developer Cococucumber Games has given us a bunch of co...

 
 
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A lot can happen in just 12 Minutes

Three writers sat in a room in the Microsoft Theater, looking at one man in a room with his wife. She wants to have dessert, so he sets the table while she goes into the other room. The man starts eating without her. Presumably, the guy to ...

 
 
 
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Review: Draugen

Graavik looks like a postcard. A small village nestled alongside a larger-than-life fjord, the town's pastoral architecture and scenic landscape combine to create an impossibly beautiful place. Anyone would be lucky to wind up here, amid an...

 
 
 
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Review: Outer Wilds

I didn't even last ten minutes into my first session with Outer Wilds, the intriguing open-world adventure game from Annapurna Interactive and Mobius Digital. A freshly minted astronaut from the tiny world of Timber Hearth, I took a bit too...

 
 
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Review: Five Nights at Freddy's VR: Help Wanted

Leave it to virtual reality to get me swept up in the Five Nights at Freddy's craze. While Help Wanted will resonate best with players who are already familiar with Scott Cawthon's wacky world of killer animatronics, it's still perfectly pa...

 
 




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Telling Lies"'Truth'"

 

Oninaki"Spirit guide"

 

Age of Wonders: Planetfall"Aiming for the moon, landing among the stars"

 

Witcheye"I spy with my little eye"

 

RAD"For once, truth in advertising"

 

Dicey Dungeons"Can Terry Cavanagh do no wrong?"

 

Ion Fury"Bombshell's redemption"

 

The Blackout Club"An endearing mess"

 

Omega Labyrinth Life"Pushing the envelope...with your breasts"

 
 
 

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Chris Moyse

A gift from a friend, my other figures need to watch their back :0 #siegetoid

 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

After mildly enjoying FFI, not enjoying/finishing FFII, Slightly enjoying/getting frustrated/ultimately bored with FFIII I was skeptical about I have to say a few hours in I am pleasantly I still have to play V/VI but so far IV is

 
Plissken

Its still rough, but Ive just (kinda) finished my cover for that RDRs song <3

 
Riff Raff

Ive never played a Total War game nor a Warhammer Would Total War: Warhammer (the first one) for 15€ be a decent purchase to introduce myself to both series?

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

This animated adventure game called Later Alligator looks AMAZING! Itll be coming out September

 
GoodlyMike

To my fellow Japan travelers; have ya’ll ever been to Hokkaido? We’re thinking of going next

 
Slimybear245v20

Whats a game you would like Destructoid to review? Wether its a old game obscure game or not well Or I dont know you get off to bugging people to review crappy

 
NeoTurbo

So as a heads up to the few people that watch me stream, since Im employed again Im planning streaming on either Friday evenings or Saturdays at about noon (Mountain Time Though this week I might skip as I get used to my new

 
Flanx

TFW your wonderful new relationship explodes rather dramatically but then you realise theres no longer anything to stop you going to the gym when you want

 
Chris Moyse

Phew, a loooong But its the weekend, and I hope we all have a good Be good to yourself, take time to do something that makes you happy, whether for an hour or a whole And never feel youre alone, were here too, and we have each other x

 
 

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