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Review: Observer

Polish studio Bloober Team has a knack for making things come alive that aren't supposed to. In Layers of Fear, paintings distort in front of you. In Observer, digital advertisements do the same, and eventually, so do the environments ...

 
 
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Sci-fi horror adventure SOMA confirmed for Xbox One

Following a ratings board listing for SOMA on Xbox One, Frictional Games has confirmed that its underwater sci-fi horror adventure is coming to the platform, though "no other details are being announced at this time," according to a rep for...

 
 
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Review: Songbringer

Space, science-fiction, and "expanding your mind" have always gone hand-in-hand. Whether it's something as worthy as Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey, or as campy as Jane Fonda vehicle Barbarella, many creators like to partner the vast unkno...

 
 
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Oxygen Not Included update slathers you in germs

Klei's new misery colony simulator Oxygen Not Included just got a significant update, expanding on agriculture and adding in a brand-new germ mechanic. This naturally means more stress-vomiting for the duplicants you try to manage, because ...

 
 
 
 
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Immortal: Unchained is a Souls-like sci-fi shooter

A From Software-developed dark sci-fi RPG is the stuff of dreams for me, and based on the concept for Immortal: Unchained, I'm not the only one to feel that way. Toadman Interactive has taken that general idea and run with it. The end resul...

 
 
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Destiny 2's PC beta starts at the end of this month

Those eager to get some early Destiny 2 gameplay going will be delighted to know that the PC beta for Bungie's sci-fi space opera will be held from August 29 through 31. If you pre-order the game through Battle.net, you can get an extra day...

 
 
 
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Moons of Madness brings psychological horror to Mars

Moons of Madness is a first-person horror game set on a Mars research station where sanity-shattering hallucinations await. I don't know about you, but that sounds like a decent way to spend an afternoon. Developer Rock Pocket Games says it...

 
 
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No Man's Sky is back this week with another major update

No Man's Sky is mostly a distant memory for me at this point, but with an ARG brewing and people getting jazzed about uncovering its secrets, the sci-fi exploration game has been back on my mind. We've known about a possible August launch f...

 
 
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Blackhole: Complete Edition comes to PS4 & Xbox One

Blackhole is making its way over to consoles in the form of a Complete Edition, which gathers all of the game’s available DLC, this week. If you consider yourself a fan of indie games, this should definitely be on your radar. I’...

 
 
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Review: Tacoma

There's a certain stillness to space station Tacoma. Though it orbits through space and its compartments rotate in steady automation, the station is terribly quiet. It once buzzed with life. The signs of Tacoma's former inhabitants are ines...

 
 
 
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Half-Life 3 would not be the end according to series writer

Half-Life 3 has become a bit of a running gag in the video game industry. With either perpetual delays or work never being started, the fate of the series is completely unknown at this point. We basically could throw out ludicrous ideas and...

 
 
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Review: Elite Dangerous

The other day my son came downstairs long after bedtime. He didn’t want a drink of water or another story; he heard me jumping into hyperspace and wanted to watch. At three he is already a space nut who can name every planet in our so...

 
 
 
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Early Access Review: Oxygen Not Included

It's a new day and a new colony. My duplicants, dead-eyed and bushy-tailed, eagerly dig out rock with abandon in every direction. Beds are placed, power is created, and research is done. Things are looking up! Wait, why are things looking&h...

 
 
 
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Playdead founder reveals his new studio and its first game

Almost one year to the day after Inside originally launched, Playdead co-founder Dino Patti has revealed his next venture. After a less-than-amicable departure from Playdead, Patti has helped start a new studio which is in the process...

 
 
 
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Star Child is an upcoming sci-fi sidescroller for PS VR

During Sony's E3 presentation, the company announced an upcoming sci-fi sidescroller for the PlayStation VR titled Star Child. The game will be developed by Playful and published by GameTrust, which was previously responsible for Song of th...

 
 
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Steal and plunder in Klei's all new Grift Lands

Klei Entertainment's new sci-fi game Grift Lands has a beautiful aesthetic and features turn-based combat. In this role-playing game you'll make alliances and have the ability to betray your comrades if the need arises. In fact, ...

 
 
 




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runestorm

Made alot of cool script the last week! Animations, Sounds, etc! I think I will make comparison video next week to see all the progress!

 
Flegma

Qtoid is a marketing If it werent for qtoid, I wouldnt have got Nerf N-Strike for Plus I got AKI Corps Ready 2 Rumble Revolution (I hear its bad) since they became the Style Boutique And Sonic Colours DS just

 
Fuzunga

Rumble Roses Konami has officially lost it!

 
Jetfandam

If you wanna watch the capcom stream of tgs (link is in the comments)

 
FakePlasticTree

New scenes with Makimura *Sigh* Sadly what Ive seen of the game so far seems to indicate itll play exactly like 6, even the same mini-games will be I really hope it isnt at the expense of the original

 
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Story teaser for DBFZ:

 
EtosiGiR

Where the heck is my Arkham Knight Complete Edition? We had a good thing going I ignored your fractured content/ micro trans for a year and then you released a full game which I gladly paid full price Why you frakkin with a good thing?

 
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Whatever happened to Angie? I havent seen her post any more bodacious gifs

 
 

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