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Huntdown for Steam is slicker and sicker than ever before

[Update: Huntdown is now live on Steam, early purchases will bag a 20% price discount.] There's no denying 2020 was an explosive year for video games. But among the mega-bucks, mega-marketed, mega-sellers of the industry, smaller titles wer...

 
 
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Obscure fantasy The Astyanax returns on PS4 and Switch

After going a little shmup-happy in recent weeks, the retro-loving folk over at Hamster have returned to the world of fantasy platformers for this week's Arcade Archives release, having re-released Jaleco's hack 'n' slash adventure The Asty...

 
 
 
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Delphine classic Flashback is getting a sequel in 2022

In real out-of-the-blue news, retro-lovin' publisher Microids has announced that the 16-bit adventure classic Flashback is to receive a sequel. The new game, tentatively titled Flashback 2 is scheduled to launch on PC and consoles sometime ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart trailer introduces Rivet

Sony Interactive Entertainment, alongside Insomniac Games, have released a brand new — and very impressive — gameplay trailer for the upcoming platformer Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, which will see the steampunk duo return f...

 
 
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It Takes Two just hit a well-earned one million sales

Since launching on March 26, Hazelight's co-op adventure game It Takes Two has sold a million copies across PC and consoles, and it's "still going strong," according to the developer. You love to see it. As a bigger, bolder, and more inven...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Fez is back with a Nintendo Switch version out today

Has it been long enough that you could go through Fez again with fresh eyes? I'm at that point and then some — it's been years! The perspective-shifting platforming adventure is coming to Nintendo Switch... today! I love when they're ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Blasphemous is getting an unholy physical edition in June

Fans of the grim 'n' gory a Blasphemous might want to mark June 29 on their calendars, for that is the day when Team17, in association with physical media marketers Sold Out, will be releasing a physical edition of the gothic horror title o...

 
 
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Huntdown brings its lurid cyberpunk carnage to Steam May 12

2020 was a kick-ass year for video games, I'm sure y'all would agree. But when it comes to the crunch, I don't there's any new release I played more than Easy Trigger Games' anarchic, explosive, kick-you-in-the-crotch-fantastic platform sho...

 
 
 
 




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Famicom Detective Club"Murder, Yoshio Sakamoto Wrote"

 

New Pokemon Snap"Look at this photograph"

 

Resident Evil Village"Resident Evil..............eight"

 

Perfect Gold"Remind me of this: that night we kissed, that I really meant it"

 

World of Demons"Yokai watch me chop up these ghosts"

 

Returnal"Housemarque is back"

 

Shadow Man Remastered"The Dark Souls of 1999"

 
 
 

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Parismio

Well this is awesome

 
Eggs&BrewsterJr

My wife reads this while I play

 
absolutfreak

Some of the quickest models Ive ever completed (minus bases Got to try out the new(ish) metallics, which will come in handy for future Kind of nice to be able to quickly knock something out like

 
Electric Reaper

Monster Girl Monday

 
siddartha85

Longing Log Update: Woke up from my nice bed on day 155 and I finally did the map Really feels like Im making

 
taterchimp

Shanties are so hot right now

 
Chris Moyse

‘APE’

 
streetmagik3

NieR Replicant is At least I got all the I dont really care about the Platinum trophy, I just wanted all the story Good game, not great, but still worth my

 
Exber

After 4 months of teaching again, I can say I missed laughing with my students for the silliest of things when making Having fun from Monday through Thursday all over again feels

 
Goemar

Wait, are UFOs real now?

 
 

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