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I got a distinct gothic vibe from Dark Devotion's PAX demo

I hate feeding into the stereotype of press comparing things to Dark Souls. When giving Dark Devotion a shot at PAX this weekend, I couldn’t really think of what else to call this at first glance. There is a stamina meter that gove...

 
 
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Create the gun of your dreams in Mothergunship

In the indie games scene, procedural generation and rogue-like elements seem to be the golden formula one strives for. I can’t tell you how many games I’ve heard about with those two buzzwords attached, but Mothergunship is just...

 
 
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SCUM makes me realize how scary real life is

While I pride myself on being open to new things, one of the few styles of gaming I’m just not a fan of is the burgeoning survival genre. These games aren’t similar to how some might associate "survival" in gaming (Resident Ev...

 
 
 
 
 
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Bonus Level's Fox N Forests is pretty damn fun

Fox N Forests doesn’t really have the most appealing name. It sounds a little like a generic mixture of canines and arboreous backgrounds, so I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. The press e-mail we got before PAX had some won...

 
 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: The Bunker

Tra la la, oom pa pa -- it's an indie of a day. As usual basically everything this week is for Switch: Urban Trial Playground, The Adventure pals, NeoGeo Samurai Shodown II, Animated Jigsaws: Beautiful Japanese Scenery, Arcade Archives Ninj...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Punch Out!!

The Switch once again dominates the Nintendo eShop landscape! This week it's hosting Toki Tori, as well as Penny-Punching Princess, NeoGeo Sengoku 3, The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle: Episode 1, Alteric, Altelier Lydie & Suelle, Cluster...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Detective Pikachu

It's a  monumental day for the 3DS, as it's getting a pretty big exclusive in Detective Pikachu -- following a week that had the release of literally zero 3DS games, eShop or otherwise. The 3DS is also getting The Alliance Alive&n...

 
 
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The Yakuza 6 demo has returned to PSN

Sega has fixed the demo for Yakuza 6: The Song of Life and put it back on PlayStation Network. Folks who nabbed the demo originally were able to play far more of Yakuza 6 than the developers ever intended, and once the publisher got wind of...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Kirby: Star Allies

It's a big day for the Switch, as it's hosting Kirby Star Allies and Attack on Titan 2 for starters. You can also pick up NeoGeo Aero Fighters 3, Bad Dudes, BINGO, Clustertruck, Enchanting Mahjong Match, Gem Smashers, Kona, Last D...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Danmaku Unlimited 3

The Switch, for what feels like the millionth week, completely dominates today's Nintendo Download list as developers slowly move from the 3DS to the Switch. Alongside of the marquee Danmaku Unlimited 3, the Switch is also getting The Trail...

 
 
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Rainbow Six Siege apocalyptic Outbreak mode is now live

Operation: Chimera, the first season in Year Three of Ubisoft's Rainbow Six: Siege is now live, meaning a selection of your favourite counter-terrorist operators can now go zombie-killing in limited-time event, Outbreak.Outbreak is a three-...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Fear Effect Sedna

If you had told me years ago that the "controversial" Fear Effect series would one day be resurrected and make its way onto a Nintendo platform, you would have sounded crazy. But here we are, as Fear Effect Sedna is arriving on Ma...

 
 
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(Update) Yakuza 6's Prologue demo is now available

[Update: Anyone looking for the Yakuza 6 demo and wondering why they can't find it can now rest easy. Sega delivered what they promised, but there was an exploit in that some users were given access to the full game instead of just a trial....

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Plus

Nintendo is really surprising me as we enter an era where games aren't taking that long to be ported or straight-up designed for the Switch. While a lot of its early offerings were ports of one, two, or three-year old games we're now g...

 
 
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Japan is getting a Hokuto ga Gotoku demo tomorrow

While we still have no word on whether or not Hokuto ga Gotoku is coming West, we'll soon be able to check out the game thanks to the miracle of the internet. Japan is getting a demo on the PlayStation Network tomorrow, so all you need to d...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2

I feel like I'm a broken record, but it's a big ol' day for Switch ports. Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 are hitting the platform, as well as Fe, NeoGeo Fatal Fury 3, Aqua Kitty UDX, Escape Trick: 35: Fateful Enigmas, Jeo Dever's Lone Wolf, John...

 
 
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The Bug Fables demo took me 17 years to the past

Crowdfunded games are a gamble. We’ve seen the likes of Mighty No. 9 go from extreme anticipation to an underwhelming launch. We've even seen games that fail to release altogether. That’s why I’m always on the lookout for ...

 
 




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