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May's PS Plus lineup is somewhat decent

Seeing as how Microsoft set the bar pretty low level for May's Games with Gold, I guess Sony didn't need to do much to top them. While you could argue that the games on offer for Xbox One and 360 are better than this list, at least there ar...

 
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Underwater adventure Abzu out this week on Xbox One

This year, Giant Squid gave us a lovely and at times unabashedly whimsical underwater adventure game. I keep taking on any scrap of news I can as a blatant excuse to plaster its art here. But maybe you're well aware of Abzu already and you'...

 
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Abzu drifts to retail on Xbox One, PS4 in January

Giant Squid's underwater adventure Abzu is a sight to behold, and it pleases me to hear that more of you will have the chance to do exactly that before too long here (if you aren't buried in games as is). Publisher 505 Games is bringing out...

 
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Let's get wet with the Abzu Podtoid

Last week, I reviewed Abzu and wasn't completely taken with it. However, much of the games press seems to have loved it, so Brett Makedonski, Steven Hansen, and I dedicated a small Podtoid to it. By listening, you can better understand...

 
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Review: Abzu

I spoke at length about my underwater-gaming-anxiety when I previewed Abzû, so actually reviewing it was something I approached with apprehension. But this week, my day job was five straight days of grueling-ass landscaping that invol...

 
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Here's a beautiful look at the beginning of Abzu

Abzu is a game that we've had our eyes on for a long time. It's the debut from Giant Squid, a studio with instant clout as it's made up of key members from the team that made Journey. Abzu and Journey share a lot of the same qual...

 
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ABZU is scuba-Journey, coming out in August

Is there enough underwater exploration in your life? For most of us, the answer will be a dejected "no", and for us, Giant Squid's new game ABZÛ may go at least some way towards filling that void. A new trailer was debuted j...

 
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Abzu is beautiful and terrifying

Water levels have long been met with a combination of derision and dread. Plummeting into the depths in platformers over the years has lead to some incredible memories, but control and pacing issues often elicit a groan from players who wan...

 
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Journey art director's next game goes deep under the sea

Decades of classical conditioning have trained us to abhor water levels. The likes of Super Mario Bros., Sonic the Hedgehog 2, and Ocarina of Time hold strained memories of great games gone awry, if just ever-so-temporarily. We're Pavl...

 

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Mike Sounders

Played a bit of Mario+Rabbids That first midboss sure had a difficulty spike? Should I be expecting that with every boss more or less?

 
Marcel Hoang

Rare footage of Gamemaniac playing D&D

 
Dwavenhobble

Loads of people in the USA not being able to load the latest PSN sales you know how it feels to be in the UK because we never even get to see most of those PSN flash sales because they dont do them in the

 
Khalid Eternal Nigh

The art style in this video is pretty I dig the near monochromatic color scheme and use of Song aint too bad either, very catchy and radio

 
Electric Reaper

So, I tried some extra toasty Cheez-Its and they tasted kinda burnt to I definitely prefer the standard flavor over these and dont see the appeal for toasty cheese

 
mullon

I want my Xbox One games to stop lying to me about clearly fake accounts beating me on leader boards I dont care

 
Czar Kazem

Playing Persona 5 again after starting the Yakuza series is great, because now I know that Makoto really wanting to see Like A Dragon with the player character actually makes her best Sorry, We had But these things

 
Greenhornet214

Why does every Target have a disgusting bathroom?

 
JoshCo0620

I gave Deus Ex: Mankind Divided a writing that it offers the best Deus Ex experience so far, excelling in delivering a solid FPS/RPG hybrid that many games these days strive for but fall short Read that review and more on my 2017 game log!

 
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