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Stardew Valley's 1.4 update is full of pleasant surprises

The so-called "everything" update for Stardew Valley is now playable on PC and Mac, and after reading the 1.4 patch notes, I feel like I need to hire a personal assistant and tell them to "clear my schedule." I've sunk an unreasonable amoun...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Gylt

Can you guess how many times I misspelled Gylt in this review and had to go back and fix it? Every...damn...time.

 
 
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The PS4 version of Gris is hiding a 'secret homage'

We're running out of excuses for not getting around to Gris, a marvelous indie adventure from Nomada Studio and Devolver Digital. After PC, Nintendo Switch, and iOS, it's now bound for PlayStation 4. The PS4 version of Gris isn't a simple ...

 
 
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Contest: Feel fine for life with your new copy of Trine 4

We've got some boxed PS4 copies -- and digital keys for Xbox, PC, and Switch -- of Trine 4 in today's contest! Here's the deal -- I get lots of stuff to give away, and that's cool. Sometimes, I get too much stuff to give away. You'll be exp...

 
 
 
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Fight'N Rage will be cracking skulls on PS4 December 3

Publisher Blitworks has announced that Seba Game Dev's outstanding brawler Fight'N Rage will be carving a path of destruction onto PS4 on December 3, following its recent ports on Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.Originally released for PC back...

 
 
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The Takeover is the latest game in The Baz extended universe

There's never been a better time to be a fan of 2D, multi-plane beat 'em ups. With the Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle, River City Girls, Fight 'N Rage, Streets of Red already out, Castle Crashers making a comeback this year, and Streets of ...

 
 
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Review: Superliminal

It's all a matter of perspective. If there's one thing Superliminal hopes to hammer home -- thoroughly, repeatedly, exhaustively -- it's this. There's no single universally-correct approach to every problem. Sometimes creativity is nee...

 
 
 
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Review: Afterparty

Last week, my birthday took me one step closer to 40, more than late enough in the day to consider myself middle-aged. That's halfway toward 80. Ergo, it's more than possible I'm halfway through my personal turn on this mortal coil, and alt...

 
 
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Sparklite is a cute roguelike that's best enjoyed on Switch

Far too many times I've booted up a decently technical roguelike, not liked the presentation, and decided the juice wasn't worth the squeeze. On the other side of the spectrum, visuals and charm can count for a lot in a frequently frustrati...

 
 
 
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Pick up The Messenger for free on the Epic Games Store

After a string of duos, the Epic Games Store is back to giving out a single video game this week, but it's one worth nabbing. The next time you're in a classic Ninja Gaiden mood, you'll be glad The Messenger is only a few clicks away. The r...

 
 
 
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Garden Story is worth checking out while the demo is around

I had been looking for an excuse to cover Garden Story, a ripe little adventure RPG coming to Steam next year, and today I've got a great one: there's a limited-time demo from November 12 to December 21. The Autumn Town demo runs about hal...

 
 
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The icky-looking Carrion is coming to Xbox One in 2020

Devolver Digital has announced that the particularly gooey looking horror title Carrion will be coming to Xbox One in 2020, alongside its PC brethren, giving console players the opportunity to sample the delights of being a gross amorphous ...

 
 
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The Falconeer is worth a look for aerial combat fans

The Falconeer isn't your everyday aerial combat game. Instead of zipping around in high-tech aircraft, you'll take flight as a big ol' bird in an ocean world full of warring factions, airships, and manta rays. "Using ranged weapons, the ga...

 
 
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Wattam releases December 17, 2019 (for real this time!)

We love Katamari Damacy, and I'm confident we'll also love Keita Takahashi's latest oddball, Wattam. It's been such a long time coming, but the friend-making puzzle-adventure game is about to launch. Look for it to land on PlayStation 4 and...

 
 
 
 
 
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Lovely shoot 'em up Jamestown arrives next month on Switch

I remember the first time I sat down to play Jamestown (also known by its full name Jamestown: Legend of the Lost Colony) back in 2011: it was bliss. Not only is the premise incredible (an alt-history Mars that mirrors colonial co...

 
 




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Kerrik52

For once, an ad told me about something I know one of the devs were sad about being restricted to digital, so this is great news! Im tempted to double dip just to support the games and free more of my game collection from

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Publisher Qubic Games is giving out 10 free games on the US If you own one of their games (Coloring Book is free), then from the 15th until Christmas you can redeem an additional free game each Dont know much about them but hey, theyre free!

 
taterchimp

Broke my dang ol toe

 
Pixie The Fairy

Something mildly bugs me about the Ghostbusters Afterlife Its not Lord of the Rings, it aint Star Its a feature length series sci-fi/fantasy dick & fart Its still my favorite but its really just a sketch comedy alumni

 
Scrustle

Someone made their own fan art concept for Splatoon 3, and its insanely Ridiculous amounts of detail and lore, and art that looks like it could be Link in

 
dephoenix

Okay, I feel bad about that trick I did with Baby Yoda a few days So I left you all a real Baby Yoda pic in the Definitely not a #Cursedmas trick

 
FakePlasticTree

Kamurocho has never looked as pretty as it does in Yakuza 4 when it’s raining, and it is dark, and you can see the thousands of neon lights reflected in the puddles of water across its I remember how in awe I was when I first played

 
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That feel when you keep checking to see if Shovel Knight updated Update: It Amazing work

 
Dinosir

You were trying to cross the NCR border right?

 
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Everytime I learn more about Toxoplasma gondii, it gets more Quite an impressive beastie from a cold clinical point of

 
 

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