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Review: Disco Elysium

My first foray into the CRPG genre was the original Fallout. Yes, the Bethesda-era debut was called Fallout 3 for a reason, as Interplay and Black Isle Studios had been working their magic alongside of industry titans like (o...

 
 
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The Kingdom Hearts III demo includes one of the best worlds

Is it possible to play Kingdom Hearts III with little to no context or history? Yes. I've done it! My first-timer experience was a total fever dream, to the point where I'm having a hard time accepting the fact that the game came out this y...

 
 
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Wasteland 3 is unthawing in May 2020

A significant number of you want nothing to do with snow right now, but it's time to bundle up and watch a new trailer for Wasteland 3, the latest in a line of nuked-out role-playing games from inXile. Wasteland 3 is trading out Arizona's ...

 
 
 
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Pillars of Eternity 3 won't happen without major changes

Obsidian isn't sure about the future of Pillars of Eternity. After the sequel failed to live up to the lofty expectations set by the original, Obsidian is left to believe that major structural changes are necessary if a third game is to be ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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There's still a glimmer of hope for Deep Down

In my imagination, Deep Down was an incredible dungeon-crawling RPG from Capcom. It came out on PlayStation 4 as originally intended, we all played it, we all loved it, the public discourse shifted a few months later to suddenly deem it "ov...

 
 
 
 
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Who's your starter Pokemon in Sword and Shield?

Some people don't like to pick out a starter Pokémon until they know dang well what they're in for further down the evolutionary line. Well, you don't have to wait any longer – a big (and entirely expected) leak happened less t...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers (Patch 5.1)

Final Fantasy XIV has been killing it this year. Naoki "Yoshi-P" Yoshida and his team have delivered the best story in the entire MMO space (and most of the general RPG plane as well), born out of years of buildup. So what does the fir...

 
 
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Dandy Dungeon sets its sights on Steam

Dandy Dungeon: Legend of Brave Yamada is certainly the little title that could. After originally launching as a free-to-play app for mobile, where it found a small but thirsty fanbase, it seemed it might be lost to history when it was ...

 
 
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Interview with Shenmue director: Get ready for Shenmue IV

After 18 long years, Shenmue III is nearly upon us (discounting the possibility of yet another delay). But Shenmue's director already has his sights set on a fourth game, weeks before the trilogy is officially completed. In an intervie...

 
 
 
 
 
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You should play SOMA or Costume Quest for free on PC

Another Thursday, another PC game giveaway at the Epic Games Store. Let's get right to it. SOMA is an underwater sci-fi horror adventure about what it truly means to be human. Costume Quest is an adorable Double Fine role-playing game abo...

 
 
 
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Pokemon Sword and Shield can be preloaded

You can now download Pokémon Sword and Shield from the Nintendo Switch eShop so that you're nice and ready for launch day on November 15. Or not – I don't run your life. I barely run my own life! The games are 9.5GB a piece, th...

 
 
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The Outer Worlds is due in 2020 on Switch

Before this past weekend we knew that Outer Worlds was coming to Switch at some point, but now we have a more definitive release window due to a launch press release (thanks to my colleague that pointed this out!). Here's the line in full: ...

 
 




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Looked up Silent Poets on Google Play, sample a song and it shuffles in a track from GRIS by I wanted melancholy, not sobbing while

 
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Yo Seymour, talk to me about the Catherine remake if youve played Would like to hear your

 
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I played through A Story About My It has neat 1st-person platforming, but the actual story told wasnt to my The script is just a bit off (using specific gameplay terms, changing tenses) and Im not sure what the point of it

 
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