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How Strafe's 'Millennium Edition' overhauls the entire game

When it released in May 2017, Strafe was something of an anomaly. The first-person shooter looked like a game from a bygone era. It was fast and violent, not unlike Quake, with relentless enemies hell-bent on stopping players dead in their ...

 
 
 
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These Cuphead figures are a pleasant surprise from Funko

Between the SNES Classic and Cuphead both launching today, I'm in gaming heaven. Chris joked that it was like Christmas morning for me. It really is! Now here's even more stuff I gotta get my hands on. Funko is producing a series of Cuphead...

 
 
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Review: Pylon: Rogue

Roguelikes are becoming a hot commodity in gaming. What was once a unique way to experience an old genre is now a common indie crutch to pad out an otherwise thin experience. We’ve seen absolute classics utilize elements from roguelik...

 
 
 
 
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The creator of QWOP has a painful new game

Bennett Foddy, the guy behind the fumbling, funny, hard-to-control running game QWOP, is coming out with something new soon. Something that's also frustrating yet hard to permanently put down. His next project is Getting Over It. It's an ho...

 
 
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Pyre has a challenging new campaign mode

Pyre players looking for an excuse to undertake another mystical adventure are getting exactly that with an update out now on Steam and coming soon to PlayStation 4. The update, "True Nightwing," introduces a new mode "designed to enhance p...

 
 
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thatgamecompany's serene Flower is now on iOS

Flower wasn't thatgamecompany's first release, but it did put the studio on the map for a lot of folks. It's a beautiful, calming experience about gliding across fields and picking up flower petals, and I dug it. The team's new game Sky is ...

 
 
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Blaster Master Zero's next update adds a 'Boss Rush' mode

I'm surprised that I'm still writing about Blaster Master Zero. The game launched alongside the Switch, but is still receiving a bunch of free updates with new game modes and characters. The next update to come to the 2D revival will be a b...

 
 
 
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My bullet-riddled EGX-perience with Huntdown

The Xbox presence at EGX this weekend was surprisingly small. Whilst Nintendo and PlayStation had full hall-quarter setups and stage areas, and even individual games like Destiny having huge devoted floorspace. Xbox had a somewhat modest ar...

 
 
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My Nintendo is offering a few indie games as rewards

Today was my first time logging into My Nintendo in what must've been months. You know it's been a while when you have to password-reset your way back in. Why now? There's talk of honest-to-goodness video games as rewards. Discounts and the...

 
 
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Review: Lightfield

Racing games are a hard genre to innovate. While a developer could add interesting ideas, they still have to layer them on top of an already cemented foundation. Races have to work a certain way, laps have to be counted, and there has to be...

 
 
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Stardew Valley is 'approved' for Nintendo Switch

If there's one game I'd really appreciate having on my Switch right now (aside from Mario Odyssey), it's got to be Stardew Valley. Even just thinking about the laid-back farming sim puts my mind at ease. Switch owners have been yearning for...

 
 
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Team Meat's Tommy Refenes explains the duo's split

The story behind Super Meat Boy was a real underdog tale. Creators Edmund McMillen and Tommy Refenes had immense pressure to make the game a success and weren't given much help from the likes of Microsoft on promoting the game. Due to extre...

 
 
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Review: Necrosphere

Necrosphere is a very charming and very challenging platformer, a game that is basic in its controls, but complex in its design. This game tells the tale of Agent Terry Cooper who, after being killed, has fallen into the realm of the Necros...

 
 
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The Nintendo Switch eShop has a discount for Thumper

Nintendo, unlike it's contemporary competitors, isn't too keen on offering sales. This statement applies doubly to the eShop, which tends to overcharge customers as is, and only offer decent sales on Capcom titles most of the time. Thankful...

 
 
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Golf Story is out this week on Nintendo Switch

[Update: Nintendo of America has confirmed a September 28 launch as well. Yay!] When's Golf Story out? Patience! It'll be here soon.  (That's what I've been telling myself for weeks now.) Sidebar Games listed a September 2017 release f...

 
 
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Hive Jump will make its way to Wii U this very week

As an August 2014 Kickstarter, Hive Jump was eventually able to make it to PC earlier this year, but there was just one more platform that needed to be hit -- Wii U. It's been interesting to say the least to see which developers are co...

 
 
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Review: Kingdom: New Lands

Kingdom takes strategy and distills it down to its simplest systems. There's one currency to keep track of, it's either going out to expand and upgrade capability, or it's coming in from workers and exploration. The original game had one go...

 
 
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Review: Tokyo Dark

You're looking at a nervous girl. She has a hostage and holds a knife in her hands. There's a gun in yours. You're the only character that isn't in danger, but despite that the situation is as tense as it can get. The main character is neve...

 
 
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Inside coming to Nintendo Switch and iOS

Inside, a popular indie side-scrolling puzzle-platformer by the makers of Limbo, is headed to Nintendo Switch and iOS devices at an unannounced date. This news comes via a Famitsu interview with a Playdead developer. The game is already ava...

 
 




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The Evil Within 2"Stalking shadows"

 

Forza Motorsport 7"The king is dead, long live the king"

 

Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth"New faces, familiar places"

 

Golf Story"Slam dunk hole-in-one"

 

The Foreigner"Jackie Chan has a certain set of skills, too"

 

Battle Chasers: Nightwar"Darksiders art meets classic JRPG combat"

 

Gundam Versus"Doesn't quite stick the launch"

 

Middle-earth: Shadow of War"Greater than Mordor?"

 
 
 

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homeoftheghouls

So with Redbox soon starting to having Switch game rentals, that is super great Sweet! Of course, I would have to actually own a

 
Dinosir

Shoutout to local Taco Lover, Wes for sending me this cool decal, some kind words, and also for having the spoopiest Side note: Ill be posting a bloggerino sometime :3

 
KeithTheGeek

Inspired by a discussion on my last qpost: Whats one of your favorite Pokemon teams youve used? Could be in game or made for competitive Ive used so many over the years they kinda blur together, but I think my favorites are from the DS

 
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#MakiMonday

 
ikiryou

There isnt much that could make me give up But there are quite a few bad game development practices that could make me stop buying new Microtransactions, loot boxes tied to real cash, characters only unlocked as paid DLC are just a

 
Ghostmaniac3434

Regarding the RE7 DLC I hope its Was rather taken with the game even if the second half was noticeably weaker-not enough to tank things of course but still However both of the DLC seem somewhat interesting so well

 
absolutfreakenstein

I was having a bitch of a time against Sister Freide in Dark Souls III last night in the first DLC It was very satisfying to finally beat her That fight was epic! Looking forward to the last

 
Zer0t0nin

Have a nice rest-of-Monday #TonyDawg

 
AdmiralAckbong

Hope youre all doing well my In dire need of good vibes, please send this way and to everyone else here having a difficult time with life and mental health I appreciate each and every one of

 
AvtrSpirit

Just finished Great art, heartfelt story, the gameplay swung between exciting and Those Titan Stars can go ****

 
 

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