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Nioh 2 is running a closed alpha on PS4 and it looks glorious

We're home. Team Ninja has shared its first real gameplay footage for Nioh 2 ahead of E3 2019 and I can't properly express how stoked I am to go oni hunting again. I forgot just how fast and ruthless Nioh's combat can be when you aren't abu...

 
 
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Giveaway: Take a Closed Alpha Test key for Steel Circus

Just take a key from our Closed Alpha Test giveaway for Steel Circus. Ok well we're already behind on this, so not much time to dilly-dally. We've got 100 total Closed Alpha Test keys for Steel Circus, so just take one, already.

 
 
 
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Alpha footage for Disney Infinity 4.0 surfaces

It's been a few years since Disney Infinity was cancelled. We heard a scant few details about what Infinity 4.0 might have entailed, but now we have a better idea of what Disney Interactive was shooting for. An anonymous source uploaded som...

 
 
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Anthem's closed alpha will be held next week

EA and BioWare have announced that the first closed alpha test for its third-person co-op game Anthem will be held next weekend. On December 8 and 9, select players will be able to log on during specific time slots to try out BioWare's next...

 
 
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Pathologic 2's meaty alpha build is worth a look

If you're in the mood to take a chance on a strange, uneasy, and uneven but ultimately memorable experience, heads up: there's a public alpha build for Pathologic 2. It's an open-ended survival adventure about doing what little you can duri...

 
 
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The Battlefield V closed alpha returns next week

Battlefield V players are getting another crack at the WWII shooter early next week. DICE is running its second closed alpha on Tuesday, August 14 "for a limited time." How do you get in? "Players eligible to participate in the Battlefield ...

 
 
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Battlefield V's next test phase is set for 'late summer'

I'm a couple of days removed from trying out Battlefield V, and now I can't help but wish I had spent more time with the closed alpha. Crawling around in the snow, patching up blown-out windows, going stupidly out of my way to revive squad ...

 
 
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Battlefield V's closed alpha is my kind of mayhem

My mind isn't completely made up yet, but after a couple hours with the Battlefield V closed alpha test, yeah, I'm feeling it. It was one thing to hear DICE talk about some of the big changes regarding squads, health and ammo, revives, and ...

 
 
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Battlefield V closed alpha trial kicks off on PC today

EA has revealed details surrounding its first ever alpha test of the upcoming entry in the stories Battlefield series, Battlefield V. Lucky PC players will receive invitation to jump into the preliminary build, so that developer DICE can te...

 
 
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Boss Golf has all the charm of the '90s 'Tycoon' games

"Tycoon" style games used to be all the rage in the late ‘90s. After Rollercoaster Tycoon proved the formula was popular, various knock-offs flooded the casual PC market and made it incredibly easy to pick up a tycoon game for your pr...

 
 
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We have 500 codes for the new PUBG 4x4 map alpha test

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is about to get more chaotic than it has ever been before. The two PUBG maps in rotation are both 8x8 kilometers, and that has helped dictate the pace of matches. Now, PUBG Corp is going to experiment...

 
 
 
 
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Housemarque is seeking testers for an unannounced PC game

Last year Resogun maker Housemarque revealed it was getting out of arcade game development, much to the disappointment (but also understanding) of fans. The studio cited "lackluster sales" for Nex Machina and an industry trend toward "multi...

 
 
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Flynn: Son of Crimson is as cathartic as they come

You know the feeling of popping bubble wrap? Stepping on an extra crunchy leaf in the fall? I've found that certain mechanics in games are comparable to those small tangible pleasures in life. Wall jumping in Super Metroid, flattening goomb...

 
 
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My janky EGX-perience with Assassin's Creed Origins

Despite queuing for entrance on each of the days I attended EGX, and even standing in line for Super Mario Odyssey on its UK debut, the queue for Assassin's Creed Origins was easily the longest line in terms of duration (though it still see...

 
 
 
 
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My Time At Portia might be my next obsession

There's something about games like Harvest Moon that really grabs me. Do a little farming, hang out with my neighbors; it's a relaxing escape. Just last year I lost a good six-month span of being productive to a little game called Stardew V...

 
 
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Keystone is a new F2P shooter from the Warfame developer

Digital Extremes' Warframe always seemed kinda alright so this excellent art from its newest venture, Keystone, has me piqued. It comes from a second internal development team at Digital Extremes and is "a competitive first-person shooter w...

 
 




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Brett Makedonski

next time someone asks a question thats the first or second sentence in the post:

 
medicamecanica

I really should just get a laptop and emulate these old rpgs shouldnt I? Anyway DDS is cool but the encounter rate is the sort Id forgotten Two steps and your back to fighting

 
IneptMelonhead

Late in posting this but I had a pretty good Started off playing games at lunch Friday with my coworkers, then we had a team building pizza party at 3pm where I was able to convince enough people for a full 4v4 KQB Saturday I saw

 
Rico the Penguin

Boss asked if I was done with the next game project I thought I was working too I said Basically and it turned out he was He wasnt expecting anything this week, much less

 
homeoftheblues

I am literally anxious for Animal Crossing and Final Fantasy They cant come soon enough!

 
Boxman214

Okay, Im legitimately getting worried about Has he had a stroke or something?

 
RiffRaff

Yo! You can get classic Doom 1, 2, and 3 for a total of €6 on the eShop right now! Are the ports still borked with Bethesdas horseshit? (edit: Also in North America too :) )

 
Flanx

I need to lose about 70 pounds to regain my old prime

 
Uncle Arena Fighter

YOOOOO!!! Soleil, the ex-Ninja Gaiden devs behind Naruto Shinobi Striker, are making a 3D Samurai Jack game due out this summer! And theres even a bit of gameplay here!

 
taterchimp

I cant believe some people would just drop that

 
 

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