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Review: The Low Road

I don't know when I became the staff's indie adventure game guy, but however it happened I'm glad it did. I've got to experience some really charming and unique titles that'll stick in my memory for years to come; I've gotten to experience ...

 
 
 
 
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Some more SEGA Ages classics are heading to the Switch

Sonic will be continuing its "SEGA Ages" line-up on Switch with five more Genesis classics. Announced via this week's Famitsu magazine in Japan, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Space Harrier, Columns II, Out Run, and Thunder Force AC will be availabl...

 
 
 
 
 
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The Talos Principle pops up on Xbox One achievement site

It's been three years since Zack-with-the-great-hair reported that an ESRB listing for The Talos Principle on Xbox One could mean that the philosophical puzzler was about to wash up on Xbox's shores. While there hasn't been any recent word ...

 
 
 
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Puzzle Depot shows that pushing blocks can still be fun

In my youth, I used to play all kinds of crazy games on my uncle’s Mac. Most of these titles are lost to the annals of gaming history, but I do have a distinct memory of checking out Chip’s Challenge. I loved how quirky the grap...

 
 
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Bendy and the Ink Machine is more than just cheap scares

Horror games, for me, rarely stimulate any part of my being. Maybe I’m too used to the jump-scare tactics developers pull or perhaps my guard is raised too high, but it is rare for me to get shocked by a “scary” game. E...

 
 
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Review: Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker

Personally, I never ended up buying a Wii U. My original plan was to wait for Breath of the Wild to release on the system before nabbing one. But by the time that was drawing near, the Switch was announced and right around the corner. Howev...

 
 
 
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Review: Danger Zone 2

A little over a year ago, Three Fields Entertainment graced us with a sort of reboot of the Burnout series by a different name. Danger Zone, as it was called, focused on the Crash mode from Criterion’s heyday and it was a pretty damn ...

 
 
 
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(Update) Unravel Two announced at E3, now with co-op!

[Update: It was also just announced Unravel Two is available now to purchase and play.] Unravel was easily one of my favorite platformers in the past few years. The yarn-based puzzle mechanics and platforming were absolutely brilliant. That...

 
 
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The transferable skills in gaming

Long gone are the days when playing computer games was seen as the reserve of teenagers or people with less "respectable" hobbies. People from all walks of life enjoy sitting down with their favourite console or indulging in some PC gaming,...

 
 
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Review: FRAMED Collection

While mobile gaming is still home to some creative and unique experiences, recent times have seen the platform become overcrowded with microtransaction-laden experiences. This has led to a lot of great titles getting lost in the void of the...

 
 
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Inked gets a patch to fix control issues

Not even a full day after my review went live, Inked has a new patch to fix a few of the big issues I pointed out. One of the weirder things about Inked was that moving in cardinal directions (Up, Down, Left, Right) required the use of two ...

 
 
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Review: Inked

Visually striking indie platformers aren’t really that new of a thing. Standing out from the crowd is hard to do in the overcrowded indie market, but sometimes a game comes along that looks so strikingly unique that you just have to t...

 
 
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Review: Solo

Love can mean a lot of things to a lot of different people. When searching for advice with our love lives, we often forget to ask the most important person in the equation: ourselves. Solo is a game that explores what love means to you, per...

 
 
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Little Nightmares gets Nintendo Switch gameplay trailer

We found out earlier this year that Tarsier Studio's twisted horror title, Little Nightmares is headed to the Switch. The Swedish indie developer have put out a video featuring the spooky adventure running on Nintendo's hybrid platform.Litt...

 
 




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So I just noticed that comments are disabled on Steam user How will I now know when someone is telling stupid stuff in their review?

 
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Please read The Cadaver King and The Country Dentist, if you can stomach non-fiction, and especially if you dont believe that institutional racism exists in modern I know it aint exactly easy reading, but I think it is important

 
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Devil May Cry 5 will have Of-fucking-course itll have Kinda worried about REmake 2

 
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So Im weirdly good at destiny 2s gambit mode? I basically 2v5d for most of the match and carried the Sorry to brag, Ive just never been good at a multiplayer game

 
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