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Retro metroidvania Cathedral ventures onto Switch next week

Metroidvania fans, or just those who dig an old school challenge, might want to take heed that Decemberborn Interactive's old-school platform adventure Cathedral will come bouncing onto Nintendo Switch next week, sword in hand. Wannabe hero...

 
 
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Axiom Verge 2 is also coming to the Epic Games Store

Apart from Nintendo Switch, Axiom Verge 2 has also confirmed a PC version. There's still no date for either platform – it's "coming soon" – but we do know that it'll be an Epic Games Store exclusive. In a blog post today, creato...

 
 
 
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Axiom Verge gets randomizer mode in new PC update

Here's fun. Axiom Verge, the beloved metroidvania from indie developer Thomas Happ has received a brand new update, some six years after the game's initial launch. The update offers PC players a new randomizer option, allowing even the most...

 
 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best Xbox Game of 2020 goes to...

As the saying goes: Where there's a will, there's a wisp. And as the other saying goes: Where there's an Ori, there's excellence. Maybe neither of those are quite household phrases, but the latter is undeniable. A full five years after Ori ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Retro-styled adventure Cathedral is coming to Switch in 2020

Elden Pixels' retro-styled adventure Cathedral is headed to the Nintendo Switch later this year, following on from its previous release on PC in the fall of 2019.Described as "a homage to the games of the past," Cathedral uses classic 8-and...

 
 
 
 
 
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3D metroidvania Recompile announced for PS5 and Xbox Series X

I hadn't come across Recompile before, but I'm down for a "metroidvania-inspired hacking adventure" with zippy air-dashes, a "sentient virus" protagonist, and a story that branches based on play style. Recompile is planning a 2020 PC releas...

 
 
 
 




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Ive conquered a fear, played hide and seek, fought the literal Earth, beaten a pair of muscular arms, and had two jump scare Im 7 hours Theres far more to do than I thought there would Omori got the

 
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Happy Friday Looking forward to my big, empty weekend ahead of me, playing games, smashing my wife, and listening to tunes and or playing my Im sure theres important shit to do but I cant remember it so it dont exist

 
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Im bored and want something I can just slam time into, so Im going to try this FF14 nonsense I hear so much

 
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I don’t normally like these, but enjoyed this play through for Breath of the Here is DeeBee Geeks playthough Happy Anniversary Zelda!

 
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Im not normally one for dark visual novels (Im more of a Dream Daddy, Monster Prom type?), but The Life & Suffering of Sir Brantes first two chapters (available free) left a very good The world-building is top-notch - it really drew me

 
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