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John Wick Hex proves licensed games don't have to suck

When envisioning a John Wick video game, most people's minds would probably jump to a traditional shooter. The film franchise is based around a retired assassin gunning thugs down and punching others in the throat, so some kind of third-p...

 
 
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Untitled Goose Game devs comment on Epic Games Store release

Earlier this week, indie developer House House revealed that their fun and funny stealth title, Untitled Goose Game, would be launching on PC via Epic Games Store. This led to some fans expressing their disappointment at the decision, in wh...

 
 
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Contest: Get weird with a PS4 copy of Verlet Swing

We're running a contest for a PS4 copy of Verlet Swing! Blah blah blah I like weird stuff. I'm not even going to link to it this time, because I've paid my dues. You should know by now. This game is so weird it's hurting my eyes. I don't ha...

 
 
 
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Hey, Zelda fans: Cadence of Hyrule busts a move on June 13

After a bit of fuzziness surrounding the release timing of Cadence of Hyrule, the brilliant Zelda-themed take on Crypt of the NecroDancer, we now have a date: June 13, 2019. All rhythm-lovin' Switch owners will want to keep an eye on this ...

 
 
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Brave Earth: Prologue sounds a lot like Castlevania

Brave Earth: Prologue, a Castlevania inspired action platformer, was shown off during Kinda Funny Games' E3 showcase after a long hiatus. Destructoid actually wrote about it three years ago with the game being announced in 2011. In de...

 
 
 
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Sayonara Wild Hearts is the best Dreamcast game never made

When I was a kid I used to lie around in the grass and ask myself questions like "What makes a Sega game special?"Of course, the answer to that question depends on what era of Sega you're talking about. When they started in with home consol...

 
 
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Nicalis teases an all-new 1001 Spikes game

1001 Spikes is one of my favorite games and I think you'd like it too if you gave it a try. At one point, I even joking-not-jokingly said it's better than Game of Thrones. Given how people turned on that show in its last season, I think a l...

 
 
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Groundhog Day + family tragedy = 12 Minutes

This seems like an upper. Relive an awful one-fifth of an hour over and over in the newly-announced 12 Minutes. 12 Minutes is an interactive thriller about a man stuck in a time loop. There's a pregnant spouse, a home intruder, and po...

 
 
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Way to the Woods looks like a charmingly abstract adventure

During the Xbox press conference at E3 today, we saw a weird but charming trailer for Way to the Woods, which appears to task players with guiding a young deer and their fawn through various environments, including the bright, open countrys...

 
 
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Spiritfarer has style, charm, and a fabulous moose

Spiritfarer was announced at Xbox's E3 press conference and...you kinda just have to watch the trailer. It looks neat in a way where I have no idea what it's about. Maybe it's your jam! Spiritfarer will premiere in Xbox Game Pass...

 
 
 
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Review: Void Bastards

Jonathan Chey, one of the brilliant minds responsible System Shock 2, is behind Void Bastards. That's a huge deal for many people, myself included. Someone with that sort of development mind created a first-person shooter roguelike? Co...

 
 
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Children of Morta needs to release, like, yesterday

I had the lovely opportunity to play Children of Morta back in 2016, and holy cow I didn't realize it was that long ago. I also put it on my "Indies of 2017 to Look Forward To" list. 2017, heh. But now it's slated to release this year!...

 
 
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Deep Silver shoots down rumors of Shenmue III on Xbox One

Publisher Deep Silver has shot done rumors that Shenmue III will be coming to Xbox One. In the source code for the official website of the game, users on ResetEra found references to a possible port for Microsoft's console. This led to spec...

 
 
 
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Acrobatic murder-fest My Friend Pedro opens fire June 20

Devolver Digital has announced that super-OTT shooter My Friend Pedro will come cartwheeling into battle on June 20, bringing its whirling dervish of death to PC and Nintendo Switch."My Friend Pedro is a violent ballet about friendship, ima...

 
 
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Yooka-Laylee devs teasing a game reveal for tomorrow

Yooka-Laylee developer Playtonic Games is teasing the reveal of its follow-up over on Twitter. Set to a short trailer with a bunch of fan inquiries and glancing eyes, it seems more than likely that we're going to find out what the Rareware...

 
 
 
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Get Packed is a co-op party game about moving people's junk

Running down the list of Google Stadia games, it's mostly familiar properties from familiar developers. Borderlands 3. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Breakpoint. Football Manager 2020. But a couple of new and exclusive-to-Stadia names showed up d...

 
 
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Amid Evil's final episode releases this month

New Blood Interactive has announced that Amid Evil, its upcoming Heretic-inspired first-person shooter, will be heading out of Steam Early Access on June 20, 2019. A trailer going over the final episode broke the news and I'm now salivatin...

 
 
 
 




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Hearthstone: Rise of Shadows: The Dalaran Heist"Very possibly a new record for colons in an article title"

 

Draugen"A fjord in the nord"

 

Void Bastards"Space truckin'"

 

Gato Roboto"Domo Arigato"

 

Trover Saves the Universe"Oh geeze, Trover"

 

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Outer Wilds"No Man's Retry"

 
 
 

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Potentially spicy take: The Crush40 music for SA1&2 were and still are legitimately good and they only went bad after that

 
Keiichi Morisato

Finally picked up a PS4 Pro, it is used, and I traded in my PS4 slim, but I finally own Looking forward to taking advantage of the extra features in

 
TheLimoMaker

Me at any game ever

 
indigit4l

Wrote a review for Howards new All he does is apologize for years of great radio, try to convince non-fans hes acceptable now, and rewrites history to make himself looks as good as Amazon accepted my lengthy review, picture an

 
Silver the 3rd

Heres a reactionary playing cyberpunk to get Remember, if youre going to complain about something make sure its actually what youre complaining about

 
Chaos Path Jetter

Ive been framed!

 
Fivefinger Delta

Lets play a game – pick one game to forget from your memory so you can experience it again for the first time and one game to forget from our collective memory so the world never has to experience it thus bringing about world

 
Electric Reaper

I really hope this game is It kinda reminds me of Metal

 
Voex

I hang out with some very mature

 
ShadeOfLight

At this point I feel like I’ve seen everything of Cadence of for any of the There’s a lot more overworld exploration and puzzling than I Pretty neat!

 
 

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