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Nintendo is hosting the next Indie World shindig on August 19

An absurd amount of video game news is already lined up for August 19, aka the Monday before gamescom, but here's one more streaming event for your consideration. Nintendo is hosting another Indie World showcase, this time with "20 minutes ...

 
 
 
 
 
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The Eternal Cylinder is peak Ace Team

The Eternal Cylinder might be the most Ace Team game that Ace Team ever Ace Team'd. The folks behind Zeno Clash and Rock of Ages are trying their hand at open-world survival adventuring, and the results are as bizarre and visually arresting...

 
 
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Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair goes to bat in October

From today, the midpoint of August, it's exactly 2.5 months until the end of October. By then, we'll have our hands on a new 2.5D mascot platformer that has a popular name attached to it. Playtonic Games has revealed that Yooka-Laylee and ...

 
 
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At last! A Hat in Time hits Nintendo Switch on October 18

A Hat in Time for Nintendo Switch has shifted from an eternal "coming soon" window to a real release date: October 18, 2019. It's been a long journey to get to this point, but it should be worth the wait. The Switch version of A Hat in Time...

 
 
 
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Cyberpunk survival game Atrio: The Dark Wild is one to watch

I've had my fill of survival games these past several years, but then again, maybe I haven't. That's my reaction after watching the first trailer for Atrio: The Dark Wild, a cyberpunk survival game about building an automated base, capturin...

 
 
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Spelunky 2 unlikely to release in 2019

Spelunky is an all-time great, and I'm confident that Spelunky 2 will also be fantastic. But we won't know for sure until next year, most likely – the PS4 and PC sequel is no longer slated for a 2019 release. "Development is still go...

 
 
 
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Indie brawler Rivals of Aether is coming to Switch

At Super Smash Con last weekend, indie brawler Rivals of Aether was confirmed to be getting ported to Nintendo Switch. Announced by the game's creator, Dan Fornace, it's unclear how far into development this version is or when it will be h...

 
 
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Wooden Nickel isn't your everyday Old West adventure game

Brain&Brain is following up its storybook adventure Burly Men at Sea with another minimalist game, Wooden Nickel, and I'm here for this aesthetic. It's so different from my usual inbox pitches. The main hook, at least in my eyes, is th...

 
 
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Review: Dicey Dungeons

Terry Cavanagh has created three major releases now. The first was VVVVVV and it was incredible. Then, he followed it up with Super Hexagon and guess what -- it blew everyone away. With a team helping him this time around, is it all bu...

 
 
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The Vanishing of Ethan Carter reappears on Nintendo Switch

For a game about a disappearance, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter sure keeps popping up. Later this week, it'll get its fourth launch in five years. Polish studio The Astronauts has ported The Vanishing of Ethan Carter to Nintendo S...

 
 
 
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Fight Crab trailer is a terrifying vision of the end of days

Developer Nussoft has released a new trailer for their utterly baffling multiplayer brawler Fight Crab, which sees a platoon of the loveable crustaceans laying waste to each other in over-the-top claw-to-claw combat.Set in "a far-off world"...

 
 
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Anti co-op shooter Vicious Circle is now available

Rooster Teeth Games' uncooperative FPS game Vicious Circle is now available for purchase on Steam. Taking an approach similar to EVOLVE, Vicious Circle pits a four-player team against a single, overpowered player in an attempt to collect a...

 
 
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It's time to put Knights and Bikes back on your radar

Knights and Bikes is finally coming home. Developer Foam Sword is bringing its dazzling coming-of-age buddy adventure to PC and PlayStation 4 on August 27, 2019 through the Double Fine Presents label. The last time I told you about this gam...

 
 
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Review: Electronic Super Joy 2

One of the most influential indie games ever released was Team Meat's Super Meat Boy. A tremendous success story for the small team, it created a paradigm shift for what people would come to expect from homegrown platformers. Pretty much im...

 
 
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Review: The Blackout Club

I don't think I've ever wanted to love a game more than The Blackout Club. It's just...the game feels as if it's doing its best to push me away at every moment. 

 
 
 
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Review: Forager

Forager might just be the coziest, most laid-back video game I end up playing this year. I didn't exactly know what it was coming in – there's farming and crafting and skeleton slashing, based on the screens – but I knew I'd be ...

 
 
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Contest: Cause vampiric distress with a copy of Damsel

Enter our contest and win your own copy of Damsel for PC, Xbox One, or Switch! There's nothing I love more than a kickass female lead in a video game. Unfortunately, we don't get nearly as many as we deserve. Give me more Lara Crofts, and f...

 
 




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Ion Fury"Bombshell's redemption"

 

Age of Wonders: Planetfall"Aiming for the moon, landing among the stars"

 

Witcheye"I spy with my little eye"

 

RAD"For once, truth in advertising"

 

Dicey Dungeons"Can Terry Cavanagh do no wrong?"

 

The Blackout Club"An endearing mess"

 

Omega Labyrinth Life"Pushing the envelope...with your breasts"

 

Metal Wolf Chaos XD"Are you a bad enough dude to be the president"

 

Forager"Time keeps on slippin'"

 
 
 

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Yes, social media is not something Im a big fan I would never be on Instagram because its just not realistic and its full of Michael Crichton got it right in my favorite book ever, The Lost Ian Malcolm quote from 1995 in comments

 
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Room is the cleanest its ever Old house sold, new house Moving for the first time within two Hope all is Also, thinking of making Freeware Fridays Dont want to force myself or outstay my

 
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Ion Fury is really, really Highly recommend it to anyone that likes fast paced

 
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Parismio

I finally made it to the timeskip in FE! Everyone looks so Also as a result of my excessive grinding, a lot of my supports went straight to A ranks!

 
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RolanberryPrins

Should I buy No Mans Sky at 50% off, or wait until the inevitable 80% off during the next seasonal sale? I have a lot of other games in the mean time, Im just very tempted by the new

 
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Labrinth was already good, but Zendayas voice shines so bright in The chorus The Bass - Man, oh, man, the bass! #musictoid | Labrinth, Zendaya - All For Us

 
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Another custom game, this time a SNES The console was well yellowed and

 
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Welp, beat I had my issues with it and I might prefer the story of the first buuuut theres tons of QoL improvements and overall its a really charming and enjoyable Curious what that epilogues going to

 
 

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