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The Witcher 3's Switch port started in super rough shape

It feels like a small miracle that Saber Interactive was able to port The Witcher 3 to Switch. CD Projekt's best game thus far is huge, beautifully detailed, and full of fast combat. There were some technical hiccups on PS4 and Xbox On...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Yooka-Laylee developer Playtonic hired the father of Mumbo

Another ex-Rare developer has joined forces with Playtonic Games, the team behind Yooka-Laylee and its Impossible Lair follow-up. This time, it's none other than character artist Ed Bryan – the self-described "father" of Mumbo Jumbo a...

 
 
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Suda51 and Swery are teaming up for a horror game

[Update: The duo shared their ideas on an IGN Japan livestream, and the concept seems wild. Devolver Digital will publish the title, which is aiming for a million-dollar budget with inspirations from Twin Peaks and Siren. Keiichir...

 
 
 
 
 
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Iga constructively critiques Minoria while playing it

Watching developers play other people's games is always interesting. Most of the good ones end up looking at the other dev's work both for what it is while also thinking about how it was made, making for more layered, insightful commentary...

 
 
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More top talent signs up for Xbox studio The Initiative

Fledgling Xbox studio The Initiative continues to bolster its ranks with some of the video game industry's top AAA talent, having added four more developers from major league studios.As noted by their respective LinkedIn profiles, Apex Lege...

 
 
 
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We may get an English version of the Iwata book after all

We'll never stop missing Satoru Iwata – not for a moment. It's hard to believe the former president of Nintendo has been gone for four whole years now. He left such a positive mark not just at his own company, but on the video game in...

 
 
 
 
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Kratos nearly didn't make it into 2018's God of War

It's fair to state that last year's revisit to the God of War series was an all-out success. With its vision of a matured, tired Kratos, and the incredible quest he undertakes with his son Atreus, Sony Santa Monica not only reinvented the f...

 
 
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Yakuza producer comments on Yakuza Kenzan Kiwami possibility

At a recent event in Taipei, held to celebrate the Chinese launch of Yakuza 5, Team Yakuza producer Daisuke Sato mused on the possibilities of giving the "Kiwami" remake treatment to the Japan-only Yakuza Kenzan titles.Speaking with Bahamut...

 
 
 
 
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We almost got a Mario Party-style Simpsons game from EA

The main press conferences of E3 may be done and dusted, but there's still all sorts of cool tidbits and tales coming out of ongoing events such as E3 Coliseum and Nintendo Treehouse. Take, for example, this story of a Simpsons video game t...

 
 
 
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THQ Nordic insists that Dead Island 2 is not quite dead yet

Although it's been a solid five years since its original reveal, with things going very quiet in the interim, it appears that Dead Island 2, the sequel to head-lopping adventure Dead Island, is still in development, with new details to come...

 
 
 
 




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I finally reached the iconic forklift section in Shenmue, had enough, read a story summary, pretended I finished it and started Shenmue 2, which seems to have some needed quality of life Hopefully enough to keep me in for the

 
ScionVyse

With my next main video taking WAY longer than I wanted, I decided to put out another smaller review- this time on Superliminal, a puzzle game based around perspective and Check it out if you want!

 
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Hakkurei

Nothing like having to pick up the slack for someone in a group project who simply vanished after saying repeatedly to me yeah its done, just didnt add it in and missing the send date curfew by literally 2 minutes and 42

 
parma-violet

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Hakkurei

A surprise for sure, but a welcome one! Pretty sure a blog on this very site made me play the first game, still havent beaten it, but I dont mind :D

 
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Ugh, I think I have a list of my top 20 favourite games of this past decade (I couldnt make the list any smaller than that) now to try to number them and put it into video

 
 

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