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Part seas of swarming rats in A Plague Tale: Innocence

The first three chapters of A Plague Tale: Innocence paint a harrowing picture. Its vision of a 14th-century France is full of violence and death.  The Hundred Years' War and the Inquisition's looming shadow stand poised to unspool a w...

 
 
 
 
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Call of Cthulhu launch trailer descends into madness

This week sees the timely launch, given the season, of Focus Home Interactive's Call of Cthulhu. The publisher has dropped one final trailer to put the willies up folk before the adventure's release.In Call of Cthulhu, players step into the...

 
 
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The Surge 2 already looks like a step up

Despite glossing over The Surge at launch and then just never getting around to it, I'm pleased Deck 13 is having another go at its sci-fi property. It's a chance to clean up some of the technical and design annoyances and move the limb-obs...

 
 
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Dontnod's Vampyr is being optioned for a TV adaptation

The tinsel-town folks over at Deadline are reporting that Dontnod's stealth horror title Vampyr is in talks to be adapted into a television series. Fox 21 have secured the rights for a series produced by Wonderland Sound and Vision, the com...

 
 
 
 
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The Surge 2's combat is all about violent self-expression

Things aren't going well in The Surge 2's dystopian landscape. Jericho City is a far cry from the dimly-lit industrial buildings that dominated so much of The Surge's runtime, but it's hardly a happy place. A mysterious storm lingers overhe...

 
 
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Bleh! Vampyr bursts into the top of the UK Charts

In news that made me outwardly exclaim "Holy Shit" on reveal, DONTNOD Entertainment's nocturnal RPG Vampyr has debuted at number one in this week's UK Charts.The bloodsucking adventure sees the young Dr. Jonathon Reid forced to take a sligh...

 
 
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Review: The Council - Episode 2: Hide and Seek

Back in high school, my buddies and I used to always play a "hide and seek" map in Counter-Strike 1.6. It's a darker map set on just a single street of a neighborhood. Looking back, I'm not sure how we got so many enjoyable hours out o...

 
 
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Check out almost an hour of Vampyr gameplay right here

Developer DontNod recently live-streamed a fifty minute chunk of their nocturnal action-RPG Vampyr, which is preparing to stalk the streets in just a few weeks' time.The gameplay footage is presented for your consideration below. The game w...

 
 
 
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Vampyr's story trailer doesn't suck

Vampyr, Dontnod's upcoming action RPG, has avoided the spotlight for most of 2018. After a delay announcement last year, there hasn't been much information about the vampire-themed game, save for its new release date of June 5. Today, howev...

 
 
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Review: The Council - Episode 1: The Mad Ones

As soon as I began playing The Council, I was immediately reminded of Agatha Christie: And Then There Were None on the Wii. I doubt others will have this moment in their head, but bear with me. The atmosphere felt incredibly similar as...

 
 
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Vampyr finally sees the light of day on June 5

After three years of waiting, Vampyr is ready to awake from its slumber. The vampire-themed action RPG from the Life is Strange developer has a release date, barring any last-second setbacks. Tucked away inside the fourth install...

 
 
 
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The Surge 2 coming next year to PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Deck 13 and Focus Home Interactive have announced they are once again teaming up to develop The Surge 2. The sequel to last Summer's challenging action adventure will be coming to PC and consoles in 2019.In a press release, Focus spoke of h...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: The Surge

The first few minutes of The Surge are nothing if not evocative. It begins on a shuttle. Warren, the game's protagonist, sits idly as the car marches forward. He's a gruff, vaguely plain-looking man; the kind of guy whose worn and tired fea...

 
 
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PC deals: The Surge is up to 24% off at launch

Update 5/16: As the game has been out for a few hours now discounts have been tweaked. The best deal is now $39.99 at DLGamer. Prices updated below. Hours earlier than expected, Deck13's The Surge has gone live on Steam. Those a little skep...

 
 
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Review: Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom

These days, it's unusual for me to actively seek out role-playing games. The allure of embarking on a grand adventure is still strong as ever, and I love assembling and growing attached to a crew of characters, but the sheer time commitment...

 
 




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Fivefinger Delta

Biggest tip for Sekiro – with higher health enemies/bosses for the first half of a fight, dodging and countering creates more openings for damage than Relying on parries from the start will get you nowhere and just draws the fight

 
Parismio

Also I kinda laugh at games say to use headphones because it has bi-audio-whatchamacallit as Im deaf in my left ear so these kinds of features are kinda useless for Ill always lose a part of the conversation or an instrument

 
Parismio

Ive been playing Hellblade the past couple of days and Im on the verge of tears at what Senua has and is currently going Havent felt this emotionally distraught towards a character in a long Guess it hits too close to

 
JcDent

Even space engineers can be

 
Fivefinger Delta

Sekiro embodies one of Dark Souls biggest lessons – know when to take a Coming back to it this morning has given the muscle memory time to set in, any frustration to fade away and a clearer idea of how and what needs to be done to

 
Electric Reaper

Microsoft, knock it the FUCK off with task scheduler items that waste my computers resources and mess with my I NEVER gave consent to that

 
Tricerapops

Holy shit I had no idea that Deception IV was on Ladyface is going to squee with Her birthday is coming up, and that will do

 
Seymour

So, sodapoppins a POS who told chat to go bully someone that said something even slightly Also, called people retards, told somebody Yeah, no shit, ya This is someone who had 26,000 people watching, mind

 
Riff Raff

Baba is You is the Sekiro of puzzle games :P

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Its a LONG story that Ill explain later, but I more or less have my new bed After tying up some loose ends, my next step is to get a cheap TV that doesnt weigh more than I Any recommendations?

 
 

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