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Black Book is an adventure RPG about witches and demons

You probably aren't short on games to play, but here's another contender for your 2020 Steam wishlist. Black Book is a 19th-century adventure with a bit of deckbuilding that's rooted in Slavic folklore. It's a tale about Vasilisa, a w...

 
 
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Contest: Win sweet swag and a free copy of Metro Exodus

Today's contest features some cool swag from, and also a free copy of, Metro Exodus! From Russia, with love, as they say! Except in this case. It just doesn't look like there's much love in the Metro universe. Everything is super slimy and ...

 
 
 
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Review: Metro Exodus: The Two Colonels

Making my way through Metro Exodus back in February was one of the most frightening video game experiences I've ever had. As I noted in my review, I'm a particularly jumpy person. I'd be on edge in a room full of kittens, lest one of them m...

 
 
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Metro 2033 movie in the works for 2022 release

Gazprom Media are currently putting together pre-production plans for a movie based on Dmitry Glukhovsky's novel - and subsequent video game series - Metro 2033. As reported by tinseltown mag Variety, the film is expected to begin shooting ...

 
 
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Review: Metro Exodus

[Update: Since this review was published, I’ve encountered instances of game breaking save bugs that can spawn the player back into locations where they are “locked” in place. This effectively kills your autosave file. Thi...

 
 
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Giveaway: Get schooled in horror adventure Uventa

You wanna know the best way to get me the NOPE the fuck out of a room? Start playing a horror game. Any horror game. It doesn't matter. I just can't deal, man. Once you begin adding in schools and children, though, then you might as well de...

 
 
 
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Warface is jumping on the battle royale craze

Remember Warface? When Crytek launched the game a few years ago in the Russian market, I remember the company saying they were done with triple-A development and that free-to-play was the future. I'm not sure if that still rings true for th...

 
 
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Review: Redeemer

Revenge plots are overused in our media. I’m sure off the top of your head, you could come up with about 15-20 films that have a character going on a vengeance streak for the wrongs done against them. You could probably also name a ha...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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That obscure free-to-play Russian Halo game is dead

I totally forgot there was a free-to-play rendition of Halo in the works, titled Halo Online. Backed by Russian studio Saber Interactive, the game even had an early access period, but production has been halted, and the game has b...

 
 
 
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Russia fears Pokemon Go is a CIA psyop to destabilize country

Playing Pokemon Go in Russia could land you in jail. The country is not taking well to Niantic and Nintendo's global hit. The Moscow City Hall is even trying to substitute Pokemon Go fever with its own knockoff app about "catching" historic...

 
 
 
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Man sues Bethesda over Fallout 4 addiction

Move over, Florida Man, we're getting intentional weirdos. According to the Russian-government-owned news publication RT, a Siberian man is suing Bethesda and its Russian localization crew over his addiction to Fallout 4, which cost him his...

 
 
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Proteus developer announces Forest of the Sleep

Proteus developer Ed Key has announced his latest project. Apparently making one pretty game with Proteus wasn’t enough, and so he’s back with Forest of the Sleep. Forest of the Sleep is a collaboration between Key and Russ...

 
 
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Review: Kholat

Kholat is based on the Dyatlov Pass incident, which is arguably one of history's greatest mysteries; nine hikers go missing and are subsequently found dead in the snowy Russian mountains. The hikers had cut their way out from insi...

 
 
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Steam's summer sale is apparently coming June 11

On a dark, humid night, you hear it. Slowly, it creeps towards you – clink. Clink. Clink. It sounds inhuman. You close your eyes, hoping the thing won’t find you… but it does. It always does. You can feel its ice cold bre...

 
 




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If any still remembered about S2 its coming in

 
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Super Mushroom or Power Star? Its time to go back to my Splatoon 2 roots once again as we take on a special Splatfest dedicated to the 35th Anniversary of Super Mario

 
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If Paper Mario Origami King follows the same progression as the first two streamers, it should clock in around 900

 
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There needs to be a full-scale game based on the Cabaret Club Management mini-game in Yakuza I have deemed it essential and

 
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Not seen much or any people say this but I do think even if it was unintentional its intresting how much Persona 5 Strikers mirrors some of the ideas that Persona 5 was planned to be early in time combat and backtracking the world

 
Kerrik52

Thanks to a lazy Google search I accidentally found out that Gant is a brand that sells swimming And now I can only assume that was the intended pun of the swimming-infatuated Ace Attorney I love this stupid

 
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Dragon Quest 11 is batshit insane and the writing only gets more ludicrous the further in I

 
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ScionVyse

And here it is, my first review of Forgotten Sands! I think this one turned out really well, so have a look if youve got the time, and tell me what you think I can Friday bump!

 
 

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