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Platinum Games to self-publish two 'healthy' sized games

Platinum Games are planning to self-publish two undisclosed titles in the future. These games, though relatively large in budget, won't quite reach the AAA-esque levels of some of the studio's more famous titles, such as Bayonetta or NieR: ...

 
 
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New Shenmue III video interview with Yu Suzuki

Although the very, very, very long-awaited sequel Shenmue III is currently on track to see a release toward the end of next year, details on the game's progress are still cloudy. Fortunately for fans, Ys Net have released a new video interv...

 
 
 
 
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SIMULACRA brings horror to the lost phone genre

During a rare quiet moment with family friends on a busy train ride, I dial 911 and wait. A beat passes; no response. I swipe back to Anna’s dating profile to find the perfect profile picture in her image gallery. Hopefully, she doesn...

 
 
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Remembering Dead Space with former Visceral Games members

Gameumentary recently wrapped up shooting one of our upcoming documentaries at Outpost Games in San Francisco, and we've come back with plenty of new stuff to share with you. A few of the staff at Outpost were key members on the Dead Space ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Devs do the darndest things: Jacob Janerka

It takes a lot to stand out as an indie developer these days. Even if your game actually makes it to major platforms, there’s no guarantee that you’ll even make any money from it. Despite offering iterations of what es...

 
 
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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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You can't talk to cats, but Swery can

At Tokyo Game Show 2017, I finally got a chance to meet and talk with one of my favorite game developers, Hidetaka Suehiro aka "Swery." He directed the masterpieces Deadly Premonition and D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die while at Access ...

 
 
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Rocket League's Fall Update is going to be absolutely packed

When I met with with Rocket League creative director Corey Davis at PAX earlier this month to talk about the upcoming update, I knew it was going to be a big one. Developers rarely schedule appointments to talk about patches. It's too...

 
 
 
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Suda51 is hinting at multiplayer for Travis Strikes Again

One of the gimmicks on the Nintendo Switch is the ability to split the controller in half for instant multiplayer action. A bunch of games allow you to play with a single Joy-Con and apparently Travis Strikes Again will do just the same. In...

 
 
 
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Video game documentaries coming to Destructoid

Enthusiast Gaming, our parent company, helped fund a new documentary video series that will be exclusive to Destructoid. The production team consists of a web community called Gameumentary. The goal is simple: we want to tell stories behind...

 
 
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Yu Suzuki says Shenmue 3 character models 'mostly temporary'

Yesterday, the world finally got its first teaser trailer for the very long-awaited Shenmue III. However, the trailer elicited some guffaws from the back of the room for it's blank-faced, dead-eyed character models.Director Yu Suzuki, speak...

 
 
 
 
 
 




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I cant believe this song is already a decade old, but its really fantastic! The beat is really cool and the lyrics are so meaningful for a mainstream I wish more of todays music was as strong as Black and

 
TheDelts

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homeoftheblues

*takes a deep breath* The armed school resource officer never entered the school to confront the gunman while the students were being He stood outside building 12 just The question is why? Did he freeze up? Link in

 
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Apparently Ryan Coogler loves Stardew Valley

 
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I did I did Now back to Monster

 
Rico the Penguin

Ill be doing another game developer stream tomorrow evening after Well cover a bit more on saving, loading, JSON, and see if this map system idea of mine holds

 
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My guild proudly capturing our brand-spanking new desert guild hall, Windswept

 
SrTotallyNotASpambotChurros

Today I convinced LaTerry to play a few rounds of Generations with me, and it was pretty fun! Also the Great Maccao hits a lot harder than I thought, holy We had a way easier time with Tetsucabra, somehow

 
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Yang Xiao Long isnt necessarily thicc, but she is so very huggable and

 
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Talking to Wes earlier today, he reminded me of some music I was quite fond of in another Still holds up

 
 

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