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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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Human: Fall Flat's ice level has snowboards and ski lifts

It's so nice to have a co-op game you know you can keep coming back to every few months. For me, lately, it's been Human: Fall Flat – a wobbly puzzle-platformer that lets you pal around in a silly physics playground. The game debuted ...

 
 
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Yooka-Laylee developer Playtonic hired the father of Mumbo

Another ex-Rare developer has joined forces with Playtonic Games, the team behind Yooka-Laylee and its Impossible Lair follow-up. This time, it's none other than character artist Ed Bryan – the self-described "father" of Mumbo Jumbo a...

 
 
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Freedom Planet 2 is looking suitably fuzzy and adorable

Indie developer GalaxyTrail has released a new video for its upcoming sequel Freedom Planet 2, a follow-up to 2014's Sonic the Hedgehog-style platform adventure.The new trailer offers us three whole minutes of the sequel's colourful world, ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Inmost

Apple Arcade made a big splash day one, and I couldn't be happier. Tasked with killing a microtransaction/gacha-hungry monster it helped create, Apple is trying out the subscription model, and the best part is that every game is a premium r...

 
 
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Review: Indivisible

It's here. It's actually, finally, here. After a seat-of-the-pants crowdfunding campaign, an unfortunate delay, and four tireless years of development, Lab Zero Games, who brought us the incredible 2012 fighter Skullgirls, is ready to relea...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince

Once upon a time, the Trine series was heralded as some of the most visually impressive indie games around. Developer Frozenbyte had released the game in 2009 to rave reviews and fan reception in an era when downloadable games were just sta...

 
 
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Review: Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair lays it all out in the title. This is another game that stars Yooka and Laylee, sure -- that much is obvious. But, more crucially, attention should fixate on the Impossible Lair, the endgame challen...

 
 
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Metroidvania Chasm just got a massive update

Chasm came out in the middle of last year, and eventually walked into a room full of Metroidvanias, getting somewhat lost in the shuffle. For many years the genre has thrived, and developers have taken to frequent, huge updates to keep thin...

 
 
 
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Review: Gunvolt Chronicles: Luminous Avenger iX

In case you forgot, Inti Creates made their name crafting Mega Man Zero: one of the most celebrated subseries in the history of Mega Man. Platformers are in the studio's DNA, so when Inti announced the spiritual successor to the ZX ser...

 
 
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Review: Hot Lava

Klei Entertainment is low key one of my favorite developers in the industry today. Even if they don't hit all their marks they aren't afraid to try anything new, and have tackled myriad genres like stealth platforming, survival, strategy, p...

 
 
 




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PatBateman17

Lots of dev confidence in the Shenmue 3 review embargo being up 2 days after release, Come on

 
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Ever since my mineral extraction facility was converted to parking, Ive had a lot on my

 
CoruptAI125

I went to see Midway with my dad, its possibly the worst movie Ive ever seen in a Never have I seen acting so The main character is unbelievably bad with a horrible fake accent to God awful CGI as No practical effects at

 
Hypno

Anyone playing Shield willing to trade me a Galarian Ponyta?

 
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I found Cactuars distant cousin in No Mans Sky :)

 
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Its officially time to be Santa Claus in the Large family So while I wont be playing any new games, Id love to hear how the latest releases have been hitting Whats your Top 5 of 2019 looking like? Any new contenders shake it up?

 
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We interrupt my own Pokemon grind session to play some more Samurai Shodown! Lets #EmbraceDeath together!

 
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Finding Death Stranding to be an incredibly unique and rewarding experience; have enough thoughts where id like to write a long form blog, something i havent done in About 20 hours in, still in chapter

 
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Cant believe Nekro made it into the new Pokemon games!

 
 

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