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Hades turned me into a hack-and-slash machine

[Narrated by Josh Picard] Hades was love at first sight for me. It has the bright and stylized art that I love, roguelikes are one of my favorite gameplay genres, and I was one of those Greek mythology kids who was obsessed with the Percy J...

 
 
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Loop Hero's best trait is its lore

Walking down the street to check the mail at my hometown’s post office is an eerily different journey today than it was a year ago. I still pass the local pizza joint on the town square—a literal cornerstone of a small town comm...

 
 
 
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It's okay to fail in Disco Elysium

[Narrated by Dan Vincent] Disco Elysium opens with you on the floor. Your character, whoever they are or whatever might be left of them, is face-down in a nondescript hotel room. You are surfacing, breaching the plane between the void and t...

 
 
 
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CrossCode gets one last content update

One more update is coming to indie RPG CrossCode today, as a final send-off for the game. Developer Radical Fish Games announced today that one more small update, included as part of the A New Home DLC, will be the final piece of conte...

 
 
 
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Cris Tales introduces our hero's charming party of allies

This weekend saw the UK put the clocks forward one hour, and hoo-boy am I feeling it. It's times like these I wish I had the power of characters such as Crisbell, the protagonist of Modus Games' Cris Tales. Crisbell is a Time Mage, y'see, a...

 
 
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Closing the Loop: Four Quarters on the making of Loop Hero

The first iteration of Loop Hero didn't come together on time. The latest game from the Four Quarters team started out as a game jam entry in Ludum Dare; the only problem was, by jam's end, it didn't really work. On the page for what was ca...

 
 
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Review: Genesis Noir

There is a start to everything. All conflicts and compassions require a catalyst, but finding the true zero point can range from easy to very, very tricky. This is the setup of Genesis Noir, an adventure from developer Feral Cat Den that's ...

 
 
 
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What makes Kentucky Route Zero a classic?

[Narrated by Dan Vincent] Spoiler warning for the entirety of Kentucky Route Zero. If you haven't played yet, or don't want anything in the game spoiled for you, turn back now. Kentucky Route Zero is one of those games where I spent a lot o...

 
 
 
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Xbox announces over 20 indies coming to Game Pass day one

The Xbox Game Pass library has been great for accumulating access to a lot of games I need to get around to playing, and it's adding even more to the list. At today's Twitch Gaming and [email protected] showcase, over 20 games were confirmed for Game...

 
 
 
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Moonglow Bay looks like a pretty chill fishing RPG

Who hasn't wanted to escape the hustle and bustle of city life? Games like Stardew Valley offer a rural farming respite, but upcoming indie game Moonglow Bay heads for a different place: the sea. Revealed during today's [email protected] stream, Moon...

 
 
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Sexiest game ever Hades swipes five BAFTA Games Awards

Last night saw the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) hold its annual BAFTA Games Awards, which saw a cavalcade of excellent releases from 2020 line up in hopes of receiving recognition from Britain's premier arts & med...

 
 
 
 
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Streets of Rage 4 DLC listing pops up on Steam database

Great news for Streets of Rage 4 fans, as a new listing for previously unannounced DLC has popped up on the Steam store database (Steamdb). As spotted by Redditor MikeSaintJules, the mystery entry is titled "Mr. X Nightmare" - a reference t...

 
 
 
 




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Got my 5G antenna The range is good, but Im going back in September for a speed

 
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I wrote a blog about my first experience DMing a game of Dungeons and Click here to read it if you like bump

 
NeoTurbo

Everytime I watch Castlevania Im re-reminded that Alucard is an angsty emo teen in a mans And its great Anyway halfway through, and looking forward to seeing that last half!

 
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Castlevania Anniversary Collection is up on Limited Run Games for Switch and Grabbed this

 
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Guilty Gear Beta quick thoughts -- Ive already forgotten how Ramlethal works, I-Nos really fun!

 
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If you ever wondered what I do for half of my working day, here you go :P

 
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Random Thoughts While Pooping Hollywood Edition: I would like to see a Joe 3 movie where its the Joes VS COBRA VS Baronness and Destros new third faction that wants to eliminate them

 
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Speaking of Metal Gear, they really need to remaster the best game in the

 
 

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