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Review: Stranger Things 3: The Game

Stranger Things 3: The Game is a note-for-note retelling of Stranger Things season three, released day and date with the popular Netflix series. If you haven't seen it, Stranger Things (the show) draws influence from sev...

 
 
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Check out Code Vein's uber-metal opening cinematic right here

Namco Bandai's vampiric RPG Code Vein has been on the burner for quite some time now, but is edging nearer to the home stretch and its September release date. This week at Anime Expo, the publisher released the opening cinematic for the ult...

 
 
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Wrap your tentacles around The Sinking City's launch trailer

We are just a day out from the release of Frogware's creepy-as-hell looking mystery adventure The Sinking City. Taking its influence from the writings of H.P. Lovecraft, The Sinking City is a murky tale of psychological and paranormal torme...

 
 
 
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Carrion will be gruesome fun while it lasts

Sign me the heck up for video games that – like Carrion – let you wreak havoc on hapless humans as a monster. Whether it's an asymmetric multiplayer experience or a single-player power fantasy, I want in. The upcoming PC and con...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Blu-ray copy of Jordan Peele's Us

We've got a Blu-ray copy of Jordan Peele's Us to give away -- come enter our contest to nab it! Jordan Peele is kind of on fire right now. His debut feature, Get Out, drew in accolades left and right (and made some decent money in the proce...

 
 
 
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Gylt looks like a less scarring Silent Hill and I'm into it

Tequila Works has attached its name to an eclectic range of projects, and the studio's latest game, Gylt, definitely keeps the trend going. The surreal exploration adventure title popped up today in Google's Stadia reveal event, so for the ...

 
 
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Sail the Undead Sea in new World War Z DLC

Good news for all of the zombie hunters currently popping heads in Saber Interactive's World War Z. Today sees the launch of a new update for the team-shooter, bringing with it a new map and zombie-type, as well as extra online options and ...

 
 
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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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Review: Layers of Fear 2

If you ever want to experience a haunted house from the comfort of your own home, Layers of Fear would like to have a word. The first spooky-door-opening adventure was about a delusional painter's lonely descent into madness in a Victorian ...

 
 
 
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The Sinking City submerges you into its 'Rotten Reality'

Another dark trailer has been released by publisher BigBen Interactive for upcoming third-person adventure The Sinking City, which arrives on PS4, PC and Xbox One in a little over a months time. Developed by Frogwares, The Sinking City is a...

 
 
 
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Red Dead Online fixes ghoulish 'horse graveyard' scene

This weekend, some varmints adventuring through Rockstar's Red Dead Online were stopped dead in their tracks by a horrible scene that was straight out of a Jodorowsky film. Several players were reporting stumbling across huge piles of dead ...

 
 
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Review: A Plague Tale - Innocence

Every now and then, a title shows up on the video game market that has all the passion and talent of the "AAA gaming" scene, but without the budget or the marketing machine of a Warner Bros. or an Activision in its corner. Despite this, som...

 
 
 
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EU Contest: Win a PS4 copy of deep-sea nightmare Submersed

Hey EU readers, we've got a contest just for you! Win Submersed on PS4, ya winners! I keep telling you lot in the EU that I love you. I know you guys sometimes get shafted on contests, but I really do try to get you guys in as much as I can...

 
 
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Contest: Clock in and win a Steam copy of Yuppie Psycho

Get to work on winning a Steam copy of Yuppie Psycho in today's contest! This one eluded my weekly roundup of weird games, but let me assure you it belongs there. There's nothing I love more than a strange setup that almost immediately goes...

 
 
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Scream's Ghostface is dropping into Dead by Daylight

Dead by Daylight is working its way down the list of horror movie icons. As inadvertently revealed earlier today thanks to a game update, the next playable killer will be none other than Ghostface from Scream. Shortly after players discov...

 
 
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Darkwood will be creeping onto consoles later this month

Publisher Crunching Koalas (no, really) has announced that 2017 title Darkwood will be oozing its way onto PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch this month, bringing all the dank misery of the PC release to a whole new audience of survival horr...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a Blu-ray copy of Arrow Video's Scared Stiff

Attention '80s kids: Enter our contest for a Blu-ray copy of Arrow Video's Scared Stiff! I probably don't need to tell you why I love '80s horror, but I will anyway -- long story short, it's the practical effects. Computer-generated stuff i...

 
 
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Call of Cthulhu and Vampyr are both headed to Nintendo Switch

Focus Home Interactive has revealed that two of their 2018 releases are currently being ported to Nintendo Switch. These titles are DONTNOD's grim adventure Vampyr and Cyanide's weird RPG Call of Cthulhu.Released for PS4, PC and Xbox One in...

 
 




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Been playing Call of Cthulhu for I honestly forgot it was based on the tabletop game, when it case me stats and character points I was actually I might actually play it again with a different character build to see whats

 
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I know Chris had a great guide to balancing life and games, but does anyone have additional tips? Would love to try to fit more gaming if

 
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Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently Those between bracket I am going to review when completed: - -SMT IV: Apocalypse (3DS) -Trine 2 (Wii U) -Tales of Berseria (PS4)

 
Rasori

I sometimes wonder if the people in games like Death Stranding who use their likeness are aware of the people that take the models out of their games and use them for other

 
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Howdy, Long Life is busy, but I need to give a special shout out to Return to the Obra Dinn on Runs great and is such a great Also fits well into a busy 12 fates down, 48 to go!

 
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