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Slapstick platformer Fall Guys hits PS4 and PC this summer

I can already feel it. Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout is going to be ridiculously fun while it lasts. It's the video game equivalent of an obstacle course game show, something I wish we saw far more often. The competition is online-enabled, s...

 
 
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Review: Dead Cells: The Bad Seed

I don't know when I put down Dead Cells, but I did, and I've been meaning to get back into it ever since. The roguelike action-platformer has seen continuous support for years now, to the point where it's easy to lose track of what's coming...

 
 
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30XX is a stylish roguelike take on Mega Man X and Zero

Oh my goodness, yes! The creators of 20XX, a roguelike rendition of Mega Man X, are back with a follow-up called – you probably guessed it – 30XX. The sequel uses a far more fitting art style thanks to pixel artist Glauber Kotak...

 
 
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This Dead Cells map can guide you through The Bad Seed

It never hurts to have a map handy for Dead Cells, especially as new areas join the flow-chart-like world. The Bad Seed includes two early-game biomes, as well as a third area that's home to a new boss. These DLC zones are by no means hidde...

 
 
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DreadOut 2 comes creeping onto PC February 20

Indie developer Digital Happiness has announced that the sequel to cult 2014 survival horror title DreadOut will be hitting PC via Steam later this month. DreadOut 2 will see the return of the original game's shadow-crawling, smartphone sho...

 
 
 
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Knuckle Sandwich looks like bizarre RPG bliss

If you weren't already fully on board with Knuckle Sandwich, a funky role-playing game possessed by the spirit of Mother, then today's combat-centric "2020 Teaser" could be the final nudge you need. The battle system calls to mind Undertale...

 
 
 
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Bloodroots has blink-and-you'll-miss-it combat

Bloodroots caught our attention back in 2018 with its frenetic pace and improvisational combat featuring ladders, among other random objects. Now, it's ready to test us. The action game lands on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PC (via t...

 
 
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Review: Wide Ocean Big Jacket

Are you in the mood for a low-key, laid-back, stripped-down camping trip? What about a good-natured adventure game that's less about interacting with stuff and more about absorbing the atmosphere? It's a specific question, I know, but I can...

 
 
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Murder by Numbers makes a good first impression

Don't let anyone undersell you on the value of animated intros for video games. I won't hear it! When done right, animated intros can fire up your imagination and establish the tone for the rest of the experience. Even before that point, th...

 
 
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I'm so down for Kingdom Rush Frontiers on Nintendo Switch

I love my Nintendo Switch (who doesn't?), and I have a real soft spot for tower defense games. Whenever those two interests happen to intersect, it's bound to be a good day. Today certainly is. Ironhide Game Studio is bringing its excellent...

 
 
 
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Dead Static Drive looks cool as hell

Every time I run into Dead Static Drive – a self-described "Grand Theft Cthulhu" – I can't help but crack a smile. This latest gameplay trailer calls to mind Tremors, so you know Team Fanclub is onto something. The 2020 PC and ...

 
 
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After all these years, Soldat 2 is coming to Steam

It's wild to see an early-2000s online sensation like Soldat return out of nowhere with a sequel. Later this year, creator Michal "MM" Marcinkowski is hoping to catch lightning in a bottle again with Soldat 2. As a "direct successor," the g...

 
 
 
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Leave room for Moving Out on your April video game to-do list

Moving Out, a couch co-op game about moving couches (and other junk), is next on my local multiplayer list. Between that near-universal premise, the warm aesthetic, and the possibility of player-led hijinks, developer SMG Studio and Overcoo...

 
 
 
 
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Fable Fortune shutting down servers next month

Mediatonic and Flaming Fowl have announced that Fable Fortune - the studios' fantasy-themed digital card game - will be closing its servers in March, bringing the game to an end on both the PC and Xbox One platforms after three years of ser...

 
 
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Review: Silver Falls: 3 Down Stars

Not three days after I published my review-in-progress for Silver Falls: 3 Down Stars, the update players had been waiting for dropped. The game-breaking bugs plaguing those who picked it up were no more and everyone would be able to see th...

 
 
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Review: Coffee Talk

Coffee is my blood. Not literally – that would be hideous – but the caffeine-infused drink has become an unfortunate necessity, something required to start my day, keep me moving once we hit lunch and, on occasion, warm up those...

 
 
 




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