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May the 4th be discounts: All the Star Wars PC game deals

The Sith Lord has phoned in and the marketing department has received his memo. Game deals are aplenty this May 4th aka Star Wars Day. Is it just an excuse to toss up game deals and let Star Wars fans open their wallets? Yes. Yes, it is. Ma...   read

 
 
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Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire lands on GOG.com

That damn wampa! Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire gave me the creeps as a kid, and I can't help but wonder if it would still have that same effect today running on modern hardware. Probably not, judging from these high-resolution screenshot...   read

 
 
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Corpse Party

The original Corpse Party is coming to 3DS and Steam

Corpse Party came to the PSP at a great moment for me. I was relatively new at my college, and dreadfully hopeless at social interaction. Instead of trying to fix that I played through the horrific visual novel in an isolated spot on the se...   read

 
 
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2K on GOG.com

Freedom Force, Railroad Tycoon, Pirates, and other 2K titles hit GOG.com

Publisher 2K Games has added a handful of games (Windows only) to GOG.com's catalog and they're even on sale to start. Between Railroad Tycoon 2 & 3, Sid Meier's Railroads!, Pirates! (the mid-'00s remake), Freedom Force, and Freedom For...   read

 
 
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Sci-fi RPG Consortium free on GOG.com

As a nice promotion for the ongoing Consortium: The Tower Kickstarter campaign, Interdimensional Games is giving away Consortium: The Master Edition on GOG.com for 48 hours. In his review of the player-choice-driven sci-fi game, our good pa...   read

 
 
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GOG.com early access

GOG.com has started selling early access games

These days, if I'm getting an email about a new PC game, chances are high it's something on Steam Early Access. Even Microsoft has embraced the sale of work-in-progress titles on Xbox One, and starting this week, you'll find in-development ...   read

 
 
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Descent

GOG removes the first two Descent games due to licensing issues

GOG.com (née Good Old Games) has removed the Descent games from sale after developer Parallax Software terminated its contract with publisher Interplay over unpaid royalties. According to a post on GOG's forums from developers M...   read

 
 
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Night Dive's Turok re-release hits PC this week

I tried to play Turok once, and only once, back when I was still in grade school. My friend and I rented the game for N64 because 1) the box art was cool and b) he was into violent games. But shortly after getting back to my house, I got...   read

 
 
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Free Worms

Free Worms

Worms Forts: Under Siege is free on GOG right now if you want it.   read

 
 
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Be sure to grab Giants: Citizen Kabuto for free on GOG.com

GOG.com is ending its Big Winter Sale with a free game. And it's a rather good one, at that! For the remainder of the site-wide sale, Giants: Citizen Kabuto is free to claim and keep. This game is part third-person action, part real-time st...   read

 
 
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It's time for GOG.com's big fall sale

GOG.com has begun its fall sale on some 350 games and, all right, I'll look. But that's it! This year, there's an extra bit of motivation on top of the discounts. If you spend $5 during the sale, you'll get a free copy of System Shock 2, wh...   read

 
 
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Wet

Tacky old porn sim fluffed for PC re-release

I dislike this art sooo much. It doesn't look like an anime at all. But seriously, at least aim for Heavy Metal, right? This is 1998. Leisure Suit Larry did a better job 10 years earlier on noticeably more restricted tech. Hell, Softporn II...   read

 
 
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Review: System Shock: Enhanced Edition

I've never played the original System Shock. I understand how important it was to the RPG and FPS genres as a whole, but I was five years old when it came out, which is slightly too young to appreciate it. I've played the second in the seri...   read

 
 
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They finally did it! They enhanced System Shock

Influential as it is, System Shock hasn't aged well in certain areas. Fans have worked hard to modernize the 21-year-old FPS/RPG hybrid, but some folks only want a turnkey solution. Here it is. Night Dive Studios has worked its magic once m...   read

 
 
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Weekend deals

Weekend Deals: XCOM 2, GOG mystery box, Origin sale continues

If you enjoy paying money for a random shot at getting a game you don't already own, this weekend's deal at GOG is for you. The DRM-free retailer is running an "Indie Piñata" Sales event where you can pay $3 to wack at a virtual pi&n...   read

 
 
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Review: STASIS

Generally, I tend to avoid both adventure and horror games, which makes my attraction to STASIS a bit perplexing, since it's both of these things. I've been invested in the game's development for years, anticipating its release. A big part ...   read

 
 
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Turok

Turok and Turok 2 are being re-released for PC

Remember when Acclaim offered $10,000 to parents who named their kid "Turok?" I still get a good laugh out of that whenever I think of the series. Beyond that legacy they were actually fun little shooters, and now both Turok and Turok ...   read

 
 
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A ton of classic Bethesda and id games are coming to GOG

Bethesda is making quite the entrance today into GOG.com, all of which are of course DRM-free. To celebrate, there will be discounts available on bundle packs for the next week. Here are all of the games you'll find on sale today: The Elder...   read

 
 
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Dungeons & Dragons

D&D Forgotten Realms CRPGs are now available on GOG.com

Aside from a bit of Baldur's Gate and Neverwinter Nights, I never had the chance to play most of the Dungeon & Dragons game that came out for the PC. GOG.com and Wizards of the Coast are giving people the option to revisi...   read

 
 
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Stasis shows sci-fi horror from a different perspective

More sci-fi horror games? Sign us up. This one, Stasis, was made possible thanks to crowdfunding. It's an isometric point-and-click adventure game with shades of Event Horizon (cue mental images of a sliced-up Sam Neill). Ahead of the Augus...   read

 
 
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Feist lives!

Hot damn! Feist hits Steam soon and it looks phenomenal

"Feist isn't dead! Aiming for a 2011 release." That was a headline I wrote in January of 2011 and, no, I wasn't talking about the singer. I was referencing an enchanting, long-in-development game about a creature who must escape its fuzzy c...   read

 
 
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Weekend deals

$5 Fallout 3 GOTY and Metro Redux titles

GMG's Summer Sale turns day nine and with it comes a batch of post-apocalyptic games. Because if there's one thing human like to do -- it's make believe everything has gone to poo. Fallout 3 GOTY turns $5.44 while New Vegas is $2 (though st...   read

 
 
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Windows 10

GOG.com expects a smooth transition to Windows 10

This Windows 10 thing is happening soon. I've been trying not to anger the little upgrade icon in my taskbar and so far, so good. I'm still deciding if I want to move to a new operating system on July 29 considering Windows 7 has been good ...   read

 
 
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Shadow Warrior 2

It might be nothing, but Shadow Warrior 2 is listed as free on GOG

[Update #2: Show's over, gang. Turns out it was nothing after all, according to an email from GOG: "It was just a glitch and now it's fixed."  Oh well. It was nice to dream.] [Update: The listing has since been removed from the page....   read

 
 
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The Witcher 3

The Witcher 3's already been played for ten millennia or so

CD Projekt Red's The Witcher 3 is the type of game that you can sink a whole lot of hours into. Open-world role-playing games tend to run on the long side. It took testers 25 hours to speedrun it, after all. Couple that with four milli...   read

 
 
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While you laughing, we're passing, passing away. So y'all go rest y'all souls, 'Cause I know I'ma meet you up at the crossroads. Y'all know y'all forever got love from them Bone Thugs baby... ...

 


 


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