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Valve has hired most of the developers behind Kerbal Space Program

This may come as a surprise to most of you, but Valve used to make video games once upon a time. A lot of their titles came about when they hired mod teams to work as full time programmers. This resulted in things like Counter-Strike and Po...   read

 
 
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Space sim Starpoint Gemini 2 free to own on Steam

I don't know about you, but I like starting the week off with a free game that I in all likelihood will never get around to playing, much less downloading. This week, that game is the tactical space simulator Starpoint Gemini 2. It's free t...   read

 
 

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Rust is nearing the end of its run on Steam Early Access

The last time I played Rust was back in October 2014. To recap: I smashed a warthog to pieces and then got my own head bashed in by another player, like you do. I haven't been back since. It's not even that I'm bored of the humans-are-the-r...   read

 
 
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Wynncraft is a full, free fantasy MMO built within Minecraft

There are two kinds of people in this world. One uses Minecraft's endless possibility to make dicks, the other builds a complete fantasy MMO with over 100 quests, guilds, and more. That's Wynncraft, a full-featured MMO four years in the ma...   read

 
 
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The Walking Dead: A New Frontier wraps up next Tuesday

Anyone who purchased the third seasons of Telltale's Walking Dead series and has been anxiously waiting for the finale (or playing them as they come out, I guess) can now rest easy. The final episode of A New Frontier, titled From the Gallo...   read

 
 
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Far Cry 5 sets sights on Montana

Far Cry 5 will trade the series' exotic locations for a slice of pastoral America.    read

 
 
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Destiny 2 dev confirms Grimoire Cards won't make an appearance

It sounds like Destiny's most annoying storytelling device, Grimoire Cards, won't be included in its sequel. According to a report on Forbes, Destiny 2 is ditching both the Grimoire Cards and a whole bunch of required, out-of-game reading f...   read

 
 
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PSA: Alan Wake is still available on the Humble Store

The last we heard from Alan Wake was that developer Remedy had to pull the game from sale due to some music licensing issues. May 15 was supposed to be the last day you were able to grab the title from Steam, Humble, GOG and wherever else d...   read

 
 
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'No plans' for Destiny 2 on Switch, which is called 'unrealistic'

Now that the Nintendo Switch has hit the ground running and people actually care about it, developers have to be ready for the always looming "is it coming to Switch" question. That was naturally posed to Bungie by IGN this past week as a r...   read

 
 
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Platinum teases 'formless' new IP

Something's going on at PlatinumGames. During a keynote address at the BitSummit indie gaming show, producer Atsushi Inaba teased that the fan-favorite studio might be working on a new project. There's relatively little information in the p...   read

 
 


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Weekend deals: five free games, cheap 2K titles, and new Cities: Skylines DLC

On a tight budget and need to blow off some steam this weekend? Even if you're on no budget at all, there are five free games available from various sites, but they're all only $0.00 for a limited time. GOG is giving away copies of Mount &a...   read

 
 
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Review: Old Man's Journey

I wasn’t quite sure what I was getting myself into when I signed up to review Old Man’s Journey. The name made me think I’d be playing something about a man dying and coming to terms with his life or that I’d be livi...   read

 
 
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Grab a deal on ESO's Morrowind upgrade and get access Monday

Chalk another discount up for PC gamers. The Morrowind upgrade for The Elder Scrolls Online has early-access availability coming to you two weeks before the scheduled June 6 release. For whatever reason, console peasants pals do not ge...   read

 
 
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PSA: You can grab a free epic Hearthstone card today

If you login to Hearthstone today, you'll receive a free epic "Fight Promoter" card for your deck. Why this card is being given away is anyone's guess, but the gesture is appreciated. Hearthstone recently released the Journey to Un'Goro exp...   read

 
 
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Release-day deals on Endless Space 2

If there's ever a good case for an Early Access purchase, Endless Space 2 may just be one such example. The 4X strategy game from Amplitude Studios has now left Early Access status. By all accounts, reviews seem to be decent both from criti...   read

 
 
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Big 2K weekend sale: cheapest Civ VI Deluxe and Beyond Earth

Two digital retailers are offering up 2K titles at cheap prices well before summer sales kick off in earnest. At GamersGate, you'll find a giant 2K Games sale with discounts up to 82% off on dozens of popular franchises published ...   read

 
 
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Watching a self-driving car cause chaos in Grand Theft Auto V is as amazing as it sounds

Depending on how you look at it, machine learning is either a terrifying prospect or the coolest shit ever. In the case of a neural network named Charles, however, it's a bit of both.  Charles is currently driving through Los Santos in...   read

 
 
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The original Shadow Warrior's alpha and beta have been released

While the original DOS version of Shadow Warrior has been available on Steam for a few years now (and for free), you now have the option to play through the alpha and beta versions of the game when downloading Shadow Warrior Classic. This m...   read

 
 
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Mount & Blade is free on GOG until Saturday

Today's gift from GOG is satisfaction -- the kind one gets after galloping atop their trusted steed and impaling their enemy at the end of a couched lance. Mount & Blade is free now through Saturday, May 20. The freebie became avai...   read

 
 
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Housemarque's top-down shooter Nex Machina is out June 20

It seems like word of Nex Machina has started to spread, but in case you haven't heard of it yet, this is an arcade shooter from Resogun studio Housemarque and Defender, Robotron: 2084, and Smash TV designer Eugene Jarvis. It looks and play...   read

 
 
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Shadow Warrior 2 is now available on consoles

The sequel to the Shadow Warrior reboot by Flying Wild Hog is now available digitally on PS4 and Xbox One for $34.99. For a limited time, you'll also receive a copy of the first game when you purchase it from digital storefronts. No console...   read

 
 
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Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles looks like it's shaping up to be an enjoyably adorable romp

Earlier this week, I got a chance to sit down with two representatives from a local independent games studio by the name of Prideful Sloth to have an opportunity to check out their upcoming open-world adventure game for the PS4 and PC --&nb...   read

 
 
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Tennis World Tour wants to fill the Top Spin-sized hole in your heart

With a vanilla name like Tennis World Tour, it's just a matter of time before it slips out of my mind, but I really am desperate for another good tennis simulation game, y'know? Especially one that's being pitched as a follow-up to Top Spin...   read

 
 
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Impact Winter had better get its shit together before releasing

Impact Winter releases on May 22. It is currently May 18. The game is, at times, unplayable right now. This is bad.   read

 
 
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Review: Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels

On paper, Hot Wheels is a dream mashup for Forza Horizon. This is a series that has always reveled in the ridiculous, putting as much emphasis on stuff like stunt jumps as it does on technical racing. A Hot Wheels partnership seems like an ...   read

 
 


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