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Twitch Prime debuts at TwitchCon

TwitchCon 2016 kicked off in San Diego today, and several announcements were made during the keynote address about Twitch's partnership with online retailer Amazon. Among these, Twitch announced that it'll be offering a new service called "...   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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Active pre-load Gears of War 4 right now

Digital pre-orders for Gears of War 4 on Xbox One are available for pre-loading right now! The official Gears of War Twitter account let the details loose around an hour ago along with some information on the file size. The PC version is n...   read


Kojima talks about rods and ropes at Sony's conference

Hideo Kojima took the stage at Sony's Tokyo Game Show conference to speak a bit about his upcoming game, Death Stranding. He began by talking about a few things we already knew. The "Stranding" part of the title refers not only to the mass ...   read

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New Earth Defense Force announced at TGS

Sony and D3 announced that a new installment in the Earth Defense Force (EDF) franchise will be coming to the PlayStation 4 in spring of 2017. The long-running series has been popular on Dtoid since it started, and I'm looking forward to te...   read

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Watch PlayStation's live New York City event right here

Sony is rumored to unveil the PlayStation 4 Neo in New York City. Some people are excited and others are pretty livid. This should be an interesting event for everyone! The future of gaming is today! That said, Sony is reminding everyone to...   read

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Lo Wang returns in October for Shadow Warrior 2

Those eager to grab some Wang will be happy to know that Devolver Digital has announced a release date for Shadow Warrior 2. The game will be heading to PC on October 13, 2016. It will launch with a 10% discount for the first week, but will...   read


So, Mortal Kombat XL is heading to PC

WB Games has been giving players the run around with PC support as of late, but it looks like there is a light at the end of the tunnel. Mortal Kombat XL has now been confirmed for PC release, or at least Kombat Pack 2 is heading ...   read


Miitopia sounds like actual hell

Are you tired of Miis yet? Nintendo sure hopes you aren't, as Miitopia was announced at the end of today's Nintendo Direct. There are not a lot of known details on what the game will be, apart from it not being another mobile spin-off....   read

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Watsham announces new IP after Renegade Kid split

It was only yesterday that Brett reported on the divorce between Jools Watsham and Gregg Hargrove of Renegade Kid. Apparently, Mr. Watsham is wasting no time getting himself back out there. Today his new company Atooi announced that it...   read



Rick and Morty creator co-founds VR game studio

Justin Roiland and Tanya Watson announced earlier today that they're teaming up to create a new virtual reality game studio. Called Squanchtendo, the studio intends to combine adult humor with VR gameplay.  Roiland is best known as one...   read

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Tormentor X Punisher is metal beyond good taste

Let's fucking do this! Sure at first glance it looks like I Made a Game with Zombies in It! without a tongue in its cheek, especially with the live-action trailer bits that look like Strafe with 1/10th the budget (I mean, a professional ba...   read

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Create the ultimate party in Party Hard Tycoon

Publisher TinyBuild announced Party Hard Tycoon yesterday. The game is a spin-off of Party Hard that will see players creating and managing their own parties in an attempt to make the best party ever! No platforms have been announced, thoug...   read

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Because poop is funny

The Binding of Isaac developers are making another 'shitty' game, The Legend of Bum-bo

The developers of The Binding of Isaac Fingered (Edmund McMillen, James Id, and Ridiculon) announced they are working on a new title called The Legend of Bum-bo that is set to be "a turn-based puzzle RPG type thingy that's randoml...   read

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Dear Esther dev
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Everybody's Gone to the Rapture dev plans to announce new game

Developer The Chinese Room's (Dear Esther) last two projects were Everybody's Gone to Rapture, published by Sony (possibly coming to PC soon), and Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs, a follow up to The Dark Descent. The next game from the develope...   read

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Final Fantasy

Final Fantasy XV release date coming March 30

[Update: New screens are in the gallery below.] In case you're chomping at the bit to find out when you're going to find out when Final Fantasy XV is coming out, well then chomp no further. Square Enix is hosting an event on March 30 in Los...   read

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Get your hopes way up for Sega's new game announcement

Hi, kids! Are you a fan of Sega and its classic games? You are?! Well then I have great news for you. According to the Sega Facebook page, the publisher plans on announcing a new game.   read

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System Shock 3
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SHODAN is back for System Shock 3

Just in case you missed it, System Shock 3 was not-so-subtly teased by OtherSide Entertainment last week. It’s unrelated to the work going on at Night Dive Studios, who is currently working on a remake of the first game; OtherSide&rsq...   read

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Danganronpa 3 is an anime, new Danganronpa game also coming

Two new Danganronpa projects have just been announced and I have no idea how I feel about either of them. For one, Danganronpa 3 is actually not a video game. It's an anime, subtitled The End of Hope's Peak, and will hypotheticall...   read

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Expect ten 'world premieres' at this year's Game Awards

Host Geoff Keighley confirmed yesterday the rebranded VGA/VGX award show, Game Awards 2015, will feature ten world premieres and ten "on-stage" awards. The Game Awards 2015 takes place in Los Angeles, California, on December 3, 2015. Tune ...   read

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Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter announced for spring 2016, my dear Watson

If you’ve not played Frogwares’ fantastic Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments, you are seriously missing out. The game combined the visuals of BBC’s Sherlock with the Victorian setting of the source material, with fant...   read

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Goosebumps: The Game

There's going to be a Goosebumps video game

WayForward will be bringing the Goosebumps book series to life by way of an all-new, point-and-click adventure game, Goosebumps: The Game. "The walk home from school today is going to be a lot spookier than usual… Your sleepy neighbo...   read

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Consortium: The Tower Prophecy gets a gameplay teaser

Now this is a pleasant surprise. Consortium was an absolutely fantastic game that I didn’t think got the attention it deserved. If you were good enough, the entire game could be beaten through dialogue and learning more about the oth...   read

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Baldur's Gate

Beamdog counting down to new Baldur's Gate

Seems slightly strange to have a teaser countdown for a game we already know is coming, but that’s exactly what Beamdog seems to be doing with its already announced new Baldur’s Gate game. The website is showing a countdown that...   read

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PES 2016

PES 2016 rumoured to be revealed on June 12

According to Dutch website, it looks like Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 will be announced on Friday, June 12. It noticed a date for the game shown apparently at the UEFA Champions League, however we've been unable to confirm this. ...   read

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