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Review: Shovel Knight: King of Cards

The time has finally come. It's been five and a half years since Shovel Knight was released (time doesn't just fly, it runs at light speed), and with the lofty King of Cards update, its quest is finished. Let's...dig in. [Check out our revi...

 
 
 
 
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Mighty No. 9 has vanished from the Japanese PSN

This might be the final nail in the coffin for Mighty No. 9: a game that already has a long history of development issues. According to the Japanese PSN storefront, Mighty No. 9 has been delisted in the region, with a customary opportu...

 
 
 
 
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The icky-looking Carrion is coming to Xbox One in 2020

Devolver Digital has announced that the particularly gooey looking horror title Carrion will be coming to Xbox One in 2020, alongside its PC brethren, giving console players the opportunity to sample the delights of being a gross amorphous ...

 
 
 
 
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Human: Fall Flat's ice level has snowboards and ski lifts

It's so nice to have a co-op game you know you can keep coming back to every few months. For me, lately, it's been Human: Fall Flat – a wobbly puzzle-platformer that lets you pal around in a silly physics playground. The game debuted ...

 
 
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Yooka-Laylee developer Playtonic hired the father of Mumbo

Another ex-Rare developer has joined forces with Playtonic Games, the team behind Yooka-Laylee and its Impossible Lair follow-up. This time, it's none other than character artist Ed Bryan – the self-described "father" of Mumbo Jumbo a...

 
 
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Freedom Planet 2 is looking suitably fuzzy and adorable

Indie developer GalaxyTrail has released a new video for its upcoming sequel Freedom Planet 2, a follow-up to 2014's Sonic the Hedgehog-style platform adventure.The new trailer offers us three whole minutes of the sequel's colourful world, ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Inmost

Apple Arcade made a big splash day one, and I couldn't be happier. Tasked with killing a microtransaction/gacha-hungry monster it helped create, Apple is trying out the subscription model, and the best part is that every game is a premium r...

 
 
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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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Review: Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince

Once upon a time, the Trine series was heralded as some of the most visually impressive indie games around. Developer Frozenbyte had released the game in 2009 to rave reviews and fan reception in an era when downloadable games were just sta...

 
 
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Review: Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair lays it all out in the title. This is another game that stars Yooka and Laylee, sure -- that much is obvious. But, more crucially, attention should fixate on the Impossible Lair, the endgame challen...

 
 




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If the next Xbox pictures are accurate to scale, then it literally will not fit in my entertainment If it cant fit in my entertainment center, guess what Im not buying and putting in my entertainment center!

 
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The game awards made me miserable through most of it so thats Now its 12:30 and I wake up for work at

 
Seymour

> mfw Wolf Among Us 2

 
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The game awards taking a page out of my sex Ending with awkward disappointment

 
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