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GOG has a generous new 30-day refund policy on PC games

I can think of only a few digitally-distributed PC games that I really, truly wish I could've returned, no questions asked, because they weren't the right fit for me. (My technical issues and complaints run far deeper.) Progress has been ma...

 
 
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GOG's PC game deals for Lunar New Year are worth a peek

New year, new sales. If you're looking to pick up some PC games right now, you're in luck. GOG has around 1,500 deals in its Lunar New Year sale, a humbling reminder that there are entirely too many video games to keep track of, much less p...

 
 
 
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The Steam Awards 2019 winners are pretty on-brand

And that's a wrap for the Steam Awards 2019. Over the past month, Steam users have nominated their favorite games of 2019 across eight different categories, from the classic Game of the Year award to more (potentially) surprising awards mea...

 
 
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The Steam Winter Sale 2019 is here for two weeks

As we near the New Year, it's a big sale day in the world of PC gaming. The Steam Winter Sale 2019 kicked off this morning, and after some inevitable launch woes, the storefront is now relatively stable. Apart from the usual deals, Steam is...

 
 
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The 2019 Steam Awards are looking for nominees

What's the best video game of 2019 that you suck at? I bet you have an answer ready to go. That's one of the questions at the center of the Steam Awards, an annual community-centric ceremony meant to highlight the best and brightest PC game...

 
 
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Catch up on recent hits with the Steam Autumn Sale

In an already shopping-crammed week, here's one more sale to keep tabs on. The Steam Autumn Sale 2019 is running from today until December 3 at 10:00am Pacific with deals, deals, and more deals. First and foremost, I have to give a shout-ou...

 
 
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Review: The Jackbox Party Pack 6

Jackbox Party Packs have turned into something of a Halloween tradition since the first one came out in 2014. Every year since then, you've pretty much been able to count on a new collection of five casual-friendly party games coming out in...

 
 
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It's time to spruce up your Steam library

Valve has made it that much easier for me to see exactly how many games I've left untouched and unloved in my aging Steam library. With today's beta, Steam users can now opt-in to play around with the platform's new and arguably improved li...

 
 
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Humble Bundle is now on its twentieth 'indie' bundle

It doesn't feel like Humble Bundle has existed for all that long, but clearly, my perspective is out of whack. We're now on the Humble Indie Bundle 20, a fitting reminder that time moves way too fast and you shouldn't let important things g...

 
 
 
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These are the best-selling Steam games of 2018

As we inch toward the new year, Valve has shared a list of the 100 best-selling games on Steam in 2018. Along with the general list, there are also a few more specific groupings including the top 150 new releases, VR best-sellers, Early Acc...

 
 
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Forget Black Friday, the Steam Autumn Sale is live now

Valve is now running its annual Steam Autumn Sale with deals on some 14,000 PC games. What's good this year? Based on spending habits so far, it looks like Civilization VI ($17.99), Total War: Warhammer II ($29.99), Assassin's Creed Odyssey...

 
 
 
 
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Review: The Jackbox Party Pack 5

You Don't Know Jack has always been an innovative property. The very first YDKJ game in 1995 was one of the first titles to take full advantage of the storage space offered by then-new CD-ROM technology, and there's been plenty of...

 
 
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GOG is giving out a free PC game for its birthday bash

Remember when the site used to be called Good Old Games? A lot has changed for GOG.com over the past 10 years. The digital store was originally cherished as a haven for classic PC games and overlooked gems without the annoyances of DRM. It ...

 
 
 
 
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An aquarium management sim seems like a good idea

Sim game developer Twice Circled has moved from the world of pharmaceutical conglomerates to fish keeping. The studio's next title, Megaquarium, is a tycoon game about running a public aquarium. A lot more work goes into keeping a healthy ...

 
 
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Steam reveals the top-selling games of 2018 so far

While my Steam purchasing has severely slowed down in recent years, I still catch myself eying the marketplace's top-sellers list. I like seeing what folks are into and whether or not I'm still with it. This week, Steam has broken out a lis...

 
 
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ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove will touch down this year

It's been a few years since ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove received its Kickstarter funding and got into production. Even with a slight delay postponing their return to Earth, the funky '90s duo is still trucking along. While a firm ...

 
 
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Dead Cells is now available on Mac and Linux

Indie roguelike, Metroidvania game Dead Cells is now available on Linux and Mac OS X. This coincides with the current Steam summer sale with a 40% off discount. Once the summer sale is over, the game will be increasing in price (from $19.99...

 
 
 




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TheBlondeBass

I ended up creating the game jam I mentioned in an earlier quickpost! Find yourselves teams of friends (or enter by yourself, if youre courageous), and enter the Flaming Hot Jam! Itll begin on June 21, to let people learn game making Edit: Bump!

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Ive really been liking Shantae and the Seven Sirens on Steam! It really feels like a Pirates Curse-styled game with a more-detailed version of Half-Genie Heros Im thinking of getting the LRG run on Switch, but do I get the CE or regular one?

 
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Rioters started fires on my street a couple miles down from where I So thats kinda

 
dephoenix

As to the responses of my last post I started Tales of I have a question about it Is there a point where the combat starts not sucking? Because atm it feels like an unholy mashup of hack n slash, action RPG, and fighting

 
Czar Kazem

So Im feeling irresponsible and thinking of picking the Xenoblade How has the performance been? Anyone giving it a solid run in handheld? Compared to XC2?

 
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Hakkurei

Humble pie is failing an Ironman FE7 Run because you didnt remember to drop Merlinus out of Enemy range after carrying him throught half the Eliwoods wonderful stats I was

 
Johnbhoy

Xenoblade chronicles definitive edition is pretty damn over 10 hours in, the story is picking up & the characters are all pretty Kind of amazing how Ive gone 10 years without having the story spoiled, eager to see what happens nex

 
PhilKenSebben

Never thought Id live to see mortars of tear gas shot at civilians in my Crazy fucking

 
Parismio

I could easily say this about Kylo Ren but there were many characters who never deserved the redemption they got like he

 
 

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