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Review: Shinsekai: Into the Depths

[This review was originally published in 2019. Shinsekai is out on Switch today, and it's worth revisiting.] When Apple Arcade was first announced, I never expected to one day use the subscription service to play a deep-sea metroidvania gam...

 
 
 
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Review: Ori and the Will of the Wisps

The cliched "games are art" discussion is bound to cause eye-rolling in 2020, but Ori and the Blind Forest feels like one of those examples that's just unanimously celebrated. Much like a well-animated Don Bluth film, Ori still ho...

 
 
 
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Castlevania: Symphony of the Night now available on mobile

One of the greatest video games of all time, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, is now available to purchase on iOS and Android, giving fans the chance to carry Konami's 1997 PlayStation classic with them wherever they may wander.Directed ...

 
 
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Blasphemous got a major patch on PS4, Switch, and Xbox One

If you haven't completely combed Blasphemous yet, or you're planning to eventually play the gnarly metroidvania game again when time allows, some good news: a major patch just dropped on consoles. Patch 2 is meant to "make Blasphemous feel ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Contest: Control a ninja tablet in metroidvania Kunai

We've got copies of slick metroidvania Kunai up for grabs in today's contest! Sometimes, a concept is so silly that you just have to stop and watch the trailer for it. And then you watch it, and it turns out it looks really cool! Today is o...

 
 
 
 
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Bloodstained runs better on Switch with update 1.04

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is aging like a fine wine. The latest update for the Nintendo Switch version, update 1.04, isn't as substantial as the last one, but it brings noticeable improvements. Here are the patch notes, courtesy of ...

 
 
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I can't wait to crawl through La-Mulana 1 & 2 on Switch

The La-Mulana 1 & 2 collection is releasing at a terribly busy time for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One – it's out March 17, 2020, right in the middle of a month brimming with big-name games. As we learned this mornin...

 
 
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I'm so down for Blasphemous DLC in early 2020

I've done just about everything I want to do in Blasphemous, but I've been feeling its call lately, almost to the point of another playthrough. I'm looking for an excuse to spend more time in this wretched world – a surefire sign that...

 
 
 
 
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Ori and the Will of the Wisps bumped to March 11, 2020

Ori and the Will of the Wisps looks better every time I see it, to the point where my expectations are starting to get out of control. Our latest look at Moon Studios' gorgeous metroidvania sequel came at The Game Awards 2019 with a new bo...

 
 
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Axiom Verge 2 launching fall 2020 on Nintendo Switch

Nintendo capped off today's Indie World showcase with a surprise sequel: Axiom Verge 2. During the pre-recorded stream, Axiom Verge creator Tom Happ thanked fans for showing his metroidvania game so much love over the years. We saw a bit o...

 
 
 
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Dead Cells has a new rune to help you fully explore levels

It's update day for Dead Cells. Along with an optional "mini biome," the Corrupted Update adds an exciting "meta upgrade" – Recycling Tubes – for players who have cleared the game on BC1. Come again? Yes, you had it right the fi...

 
 
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Bloodstained just got a Switch performance update

The wait is finally over for the Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night performance patch on Nintendo Switch. The update, which just went live this afternoon, hopes to address longstanding concerns over input lag, visual clarity, stability, and ...

 
 
 
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Review: Indivisible

It's here. It's actually, finally, here. After a seat-of-the-pants crowdfunding campaign, an unfortunate delay, and four tireless years of development, Lab Zero Games, who brought us the incredible 2012 fighter Skullgirls, is ready to relea...

 
 
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Metroidvania Chasm just got a massive update

Chasm came out in the middle of last year, and eventually walked into a room full of Metroidvanias, getting somewhat lost in the shuffle. For many years the genre has thrived, and developers have taken to frequent, huge updates to keep thin...

 
 




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