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Review: Shantae and the Seven Sirens Part 1

It's hard to believe that Shantae and the Seven Sirens is just...out on the Apple Arcade (kind of)! I mean Shantae games are an event at this point following the incredible second showing of Risky's Revenge. From Ga...

 
 
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Spend Halloween with the Ghost Parade, launching October 31

AkSys Games has announced a release date for Ghost Parade, a spooky-cute metroidvania adventure from Indonesian studio Lentara. Fittingly, this tale of a haunted woodland will arrive on PS4, PC and Nintendo Switch on October 31, Halloween.G...

 
 
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The floor is literal lava in Klei's new game, Hot Lava

At long last, The Floor is Lava: The Video Game is almost here. Don't Starve developer Klei Entertainment is putting the final touches on Hot Lava, a first-person parkour game that we first started following back in 2016. It looked neat the...

 
 
 
 
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Celeste's Chapter 9 DLC is here to kick your butt

Celeste originally released in January of 2018 to almost resounding critical praise, and today, its final batch of DLC is dropping in the form of Chapter 9. I’ve always considered myself pretty decent at twitch platformers, but these ...

 
 
 
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Contest: Ruin your friendships with a Switch copy of Heave Ho

Today's contest features a Switch copy of Heave Ho -- you're gonna hate your friends. We keep giving away Devolver Digital games because they keep making games that look awesome as hell. I'd feel bad about it, but I don't. Step up your game...

 
 
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Support 'Can Do MS' by buying Super Rad Raygun this month

TRU FUN Entertainment is partnering up with Can Do MS to raise money for charity. Throughout September, all sales of Super Rad Raygun on itch.io will see proceeds go towards Can Do MS. Founded in 1984, the foundation funds research for cure...

 
 
 
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Review: Minoria

You might not know the name "Bombservice," but you probably know about Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight if you follow Metroidvanias in any fashion. Reverie was a fantastic 2016 release that really put the studio on the map, far be...

 
 
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Trine 4 is a whimsical return to form for the series

When I was first sold on Trine, all I needed to hear is that it was vaguely similar to The Lost Vikings. I sought it out that very day. Over time, the magic of Trine kind of waned a bit, and the dream almost came crashing down entirely...

 
 
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Don't miss Celeste and Inside while they're free on Epic

It doesn't get much better than Celeste and Inside, and this week, you don't have to pick between these two cherished titles. They're both free on PC through the Epic Games Store until September 5. Celeste isn't just a pixel-perfect platfor...

 
 
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Blasphemous has a limited-time PC demo and I'm way into it

We've been optimistic about Blasphemous for what feels like years now, and with the end in sight, developer The Game Kitchen has seen fit to release a half-hour-ish PC demo for its bleak, religious action-platformer title. The first thing I...

 
 
 
 
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Human: Fall Flat just got another free level

If you're patient (and you have a good co-op buddy), Human: Fall Flat is the gift that keeps on giving. Developer No Brakes added another free level to the manic physics platformer this week. The level, Steam, is a short but sweet series of...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Witcheye

This year hasn't exactly been the best on the books for mobile gaming. Many of the biggest titles have so far failed to meet expectations and much of what is on the horizon isn't exactly painting a glowing picture of mobile's future. Howeve...

 
 
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Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair goes to bat in October

From today, the midpoint of August, it's exactly 2.5 months until the end of October. By then, we'll have our hands on a new 2.5D mascot platformer that has a popular name attached to it. Playtonic Games has revealed that Yooka-Laylee and ...

 
 
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At last! A Hat in Time hits Nintendo Switch on October 18

A Hat in Time for Nintendo Switch has shifted from an eternal "coming soon" window to a real release date: October 18, 2019. It's been a long journey to get to this point, but it should be worth the wait. The Switch version of A Hat in Time...

 
 
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Spelunky 2 unlikely to release in 2019

Spelunky is an all-time great, and I'm confident that Spelunky 2 will also be fantastic. But we won't know for sure until next year, most likely – the PS4 and PC sequel is no longer slated for a 2019 release. "Development is still go...

 
 




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Frogger in Toy Town"Mr. Toad's Mild Ride"

 

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Shantae and the Seven Sirens Part 1"Genie in a portable bottle"

 

Overcooked 2 - Carnival of Chaos"This can't be the end"

 

Gears 5"Still plenty of war"

 

Borderlands 3"'Just follow the soothing sounds of my voice'"

 

Blasphemous"Your suffering will be legendary"

 

Daemon X Machina"MATT DAEMON"

 
 
 

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Gajknight

People can be so #relatable

 
MeeGhoulz

New place is shaping up The empty space above the consoles is cuz I had to sell my TV to try and purchase some Switch

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Way of the House Husband is basically a manga version of Yakuzas sidequests, but Kiryu is Its hilarious and pretty heartwarming at I highly recommend it!

 
Slimybear245v20

Was walking around college today my God the smell from the gamers club I was about I would say 3 feet away from the door and I could smell Its always smash players as I just think its complete bullshit that they dont get given out

 
Osc

Didnt realize windows 10 allowed multiple PCs to use that same digital So saved money there!

 
Voltaic Owl

I fed a hamburger to a cow Im not proud of

 
dephoenix

Today is a profoundly stupid

 
Shibboletho

Control joins Witcher 3, NieR: Automata, The Witness, and Bloodstained as my 5th Absolutely remarkable

 
whybmonotacrab

OK Mr X is kind of Not really scary or difficult to get around, just an annoying obstacle that constantly pops up and blocks progress for a few

 
Snaileb

Skyword Sword was the only other game I never Im not sad about that, but I regret never finishing Links I wanted that sweet collectors edition too, couldnt find it so I got the amiibo Any Zelda games you never complete

 
 

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