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Overcoming Fear: Deep Blue

[Feel like you're drowning in spooky blogs yet? Well too bad! Michael Giff walks us through yet another horrible video game water level, and the shockingly simple way he was able to overcome his fear of it! Dtoid is always looking for cool ...

 
 
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Overcoming Fear: Knowledge is Power

[Anyone who says they aren't afraid of water levels and the awful music that typically plays as you watch your hero clutch their throat for air in a futile attempt to continue being a living person is a liar. Cedi, thankfully, is a truthful...

 
 
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That gaming cruise is going to the Bahamas next year

Last year, I went on a wacky videogame-themed cruise called GaCuCon (pronounced Gah-coo-con) and I lived to tell the tale. I got to party and eat 14 meals a day with one of the main creative guys from Riot, and later got my ass handed to me...

 
 
 
 
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Here's a beautiful look at the beginning of Abzu

Abzu is a game that we've had our eyes on for a long time. It's the debut from Giant Squid, a studio with instant clout as it's made up of key members from the team that made Journey. Abzu and Journey share a lot of the same qual...

 
 
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Journey art director's next game goes deep under the sea

Decades of classical conditioning have trained us to abhor water levels. The likes of Super Mario Bros., Sonic the Hedgehog 2, and Ocarina of Time hold strained memories of great games gone awry, if just ever-so-temporarily. We're Pavl...

 
 
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PC Port Report: Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty

Like Chris, I had my first taste of Oddworld when it was new, back on the PlayStation in 1997. Abe's Oddysee and Abe's Exoddus were two of my favorite titles from that era, so when Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty was announced, I was pretty stoked ...

 
 
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Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty hits PS4 first on July 22

There's been a fair amount of Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty news lately -- that dramatic trailer, most recently -- but it's the release info we've wanted most. Here it is: the revamped game will be available on PlayStation 4 via PSN on July 22, 2...

 
 
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PlayStation cross-buy announced for Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty

Oddworld Inhabitants divulged a few salient details regarding the upcoming release of Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty, remake of the original Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee. Most notably, the studio has announced that the game will be offered as a cross-b...

 
 
 
 
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Exploring the depths of the ocean in Assassin's Creed IV

Water is usually a background element in action/adventure games. Or at best, water gets a temporary spotlight in levels that let you take a break from standard play -- a quick splash and then back to land.  It's rarely ever a focus in ...

 
 
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Oddworld remake devs volunteer to redo Metal Gear Solid

Abe's Oddysee: New n' Tasty developer Just Add Water has written an open letter to Hideo Kojima. The Metal Gear masterbrain recently revealed he was interested in looking for a studio to remake Metal Gear Solid, and the Oddworld team has st...

 
 
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Oddworld developer announces PS4 title

Oddworld series developer Just Add Water is working on an untitled PS4 game, according to an announcement on the developer's blog. "By now you’ll have eagerly lapped up all the information from the Sony PlayStation announcement. You&r...

 
 
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Just Add Water poll asks what you want next for Oddworld

It's been terrific seeing Just Add Water carry the Oddworld franchise into the future. With a pair of HD re-releases under its belt and the upcoming Abe's Oddysee - New 'n' Tasty currently well into production, the England-based studio has ...

 
 
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Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD gets PS Vita release date

Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD for the PlayStation Vita now has, after being delayed several times, a definite release date. Revealed on Just Add Water's Twitter page, Stranger's Wrath HD for the Vita will be launching on December 18 in Nort...

 
 
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360 version of Stranger's Wrath HD could still happen

Will Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD ever find its way to Xbox 360? I had given up hope, but it sounds as if it's not completely ruled out. Speaking to VG247, Just Add Water CEO Stewart Gilray explained that while the studio has "given up on ...

 
 
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Just Add Water teases Hand of Odd, which is great!

I remember first reading about Hand of Odd, way back in my school days. A simulation game set in the Oddworld universe, it had only promises to deliver until it was postponed in 2004. Last year, Just Add Water confirmed it would kick the pr...

 
 
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Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee HD set for a Q2 release

If you got excited over Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD's recent remaster and still haven't gotten enough Oddworld, you may be happy to hear that Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee HD has been confirmed via Just Add Water's Twitter to be coming by the...

 
 
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Stranger's Wrath HD out on PSN right now, only $15

Back in January of '05, Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath slipped right past me, along with a multitude of other games I should have played, simply because it came out right after Halo 2. To this day, I still haven't played Stranger's Wrath. Whene...

 
 




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Bush Dog

I hate Monday just like how Monday hates

 
dephoenix

So Google removed their view image button to get a lawsuit against them So getting images in their original quality off Google Images is now basically impossible without workaround

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Im filling out paperwork to renew the deferment on my student Theres years worth of interest backed up Should I renew it yet again to pay nothing, or see if I can pay a tiny, tiny amount a month? I cant afford much with what I

 
The Actual Charlton Heston

At my funeral, I want my casket to also be used as the buffet you freeloaders want shrimp, youre literally going to have to pry them from my cold, dead

 
The Baked Potato

One week after the Furry convention I find myself playing A Night in the This feels like a reverse slippery

 
Avoclefo

have a great week all

 
Sir Shenanigans

My catchphrase on Monster Hunter World is “It’s pancakes tonight!” Applicable to both failure and

 
chlmera

I really, really liked black A There was like a 20 minute segment I didnt really care for but in this case that doesnt derail the movie, unlike with something like wonder I cant wait to listen to the soundtrack

 
saxman234

Dicking around with a sculting Surprisingly easy to make a weird monster Not really useful for what I wanted, but fun to play around with for a few

 
Dante Kinkade

I know there are Humans out there Zorlax, Im sure they are real, its a cover-up!

 
 

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