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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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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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Ori and the Blind Forest has a substantial Switch demo

The masterful metroidvania game Ori and the Blind Forest will be on Nintendo Switch before we know it. In the last week before launch, Moon Studios has put out a substantial Switch demo. It's a chance to see how well the port runs – i...

 
 
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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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Cavalry charge, on the hull of a Star Destroyer, among a fleet of them, in flight, while riding goat-horses, possibly in Pretty sure I saw The Ghost, and The Outsider in the trailer

 
Cloudman Sam

Anyone here heard about Encased? If youre wondering what a modern classic Fallout would probably look like, well here ya Its still in early access, but it has

 
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Linktober sketch 21 Wanted to draw something a bit more obscure so heres the composer brothers from ocarina of

 
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The speedrun category to end all speedruns, how fast can someone get a virtual Italian plumber to strip?

 
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Patreon request of Razmi from Indivisible!, tbh im gonna get round to doing a full piece of her sooner or later anyway, shes the best and I love ❤️

 
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Join me on the 6th session of Shovel Knight Treasure Trove: Plague of NOW WITH LESS DROPPED FRAMES!

 
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MTG fans what are your thoughts on Wizards announcing Pioneer?

 
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Okay, so remember last time when i said i wasnt gripped by Danganronpa V3? now it got me by the BALLS! I only hope it continues like this, since im only on chapter Gonta Best

 
 

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