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Making the cocktails in 2064: Read Only Memories

Upon playing VA-11 HALL-A last year, I realised that I have very particular tastes: specifically, I love cyberpunk bartending and relationship simulators. It's barely an exaggeration to say it was the highlight of last year's gaming roster ...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Dreadnought

Things change as one gets older, and I’m no exception. As I’ve aged from a fresh-faced, idealistic young nerd into a jaded, wrinkly older nerd, my preferences and tastes have also changed, with one major exception: my love of sp...

 
 
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Review: Black Mirror (Season 4)

We live in a time of fear. Fear of other people, fear of our government. We’re afraid of where we are, but more than that, we are terrified of where we are going. We can hardly predict what will happen in a given year, and technolo...

 
 
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Neo Geo shoot 'em up Pulstar available now on Nintendo Switch

Over 2017, the Neo Geo ACA range raked in big bucks for SNK, as many a '90s arcade found itself ported to modern platforms. The trend continues this week as horizontal shmup Pulstar is now available on the Nintendo Switch.Featuring impressi...

 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best Portable Game of 2017 goes to...

Samus Returns. And how. MercurySteam knocked it out of the park in 2017 with Metroid: Samus Returns. The Nintendo 3DS title took the 1991 Game Boy release Metroid II: Return of Samus, and re-envisioned it into a gorgeous, aggressive and add...

 
 
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What's the last game that scared you silly?

I used to be a pretty big scaredy cat when it came to games (not so much with films, though – the interactive side to games really had the potential to freak me out). After toughing it out for a few weeks with REmake earlier on i...

 
 
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Amazon's Alexa can now help you with Destiny 2

A friend of mine picked up Amazon Alexa recently. She controls the lights in his home, she also knew that Robert De Niro was 74 years old. Unfortunately, she had never heard of The Industry's Chris Moyse, so I guess the technology isn't qui...

 
 
 
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Truberbrook is the next handmade adventure game to watch

I'm admittedly late on covering this one but it's much too special to pass up for that reason alone. Trüberbrook is a sci-fi mystery adventure game set in 1960s Germany that owes inspiration to The X-Files and Twin Peaks. Best of all, ...

 
 
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SOMA is coming out with a comforting new 'Safe Mode'

The Xbox One version of SOMA will come with a nice surprise when it launches December 1, 2017. If you've heard good things about the underwater horror title's existential story but were too anxious to ever seek it out (perhaps due to frigh...

 
 
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StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is now free-to-play

It finally happened. Today's the day StarCraft II went full-on free-to-play. Under this new structure, you'll have access to the indomitable sci-fi strategy title's original Wings of Liberty campaign, all the multiplayer units in Unranked a...

 
 
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Bow to Blood has a nice art style, but what else?

As Sony moved onto the VR portion of their stream, we got a look at a couple of new first-person styled VR games. One, Bow to Blood, is a game that looks really similar to the ship combat from Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag. It also has a ...

 
 
 
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It's a good time to be a fan of Star Control

There has been a surprising amount of Star Control news lately and it's good news, at that. If you missed it, the original creators of Star Control II -- Fred Ford and Paul Reiche III, whose studio Toys for Bob has understandably kept busy ...

 
 
 
 
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Destiny 2 gets PC launch trailer, removes troublesome emote

Activision have released a new trailer to drive up the hype for the PC release of intergalactic RPG sequel Destiny 2, which launched on consoles in September to a positive reception.In related news, the amusing emote "Bureaucratic Walk" has...

 
 
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Why didn't you see Blade Runner 2049?

The Groundhog Day derivative Happy Death Day ruled the weekend box office with a total of $26.5M, absolutely wrecking Blade Runner 2049 in its second weekend. If you're Blade Runner, this is a continued problem as you still cost $...

 
 
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Oxygen Not Included Oil update strikes black gold

My current favorite sadism-simulator Oxygen Not Included got an update recently, adding in a significant new biome to the game. Buried deep in the bowels of your mysterious asteroid, the oil biome is filled with sweet, sweet crude oil for y...

 
 
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi finally receives a trailer

It's finally arrived. The first trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi just premiered during Monday Night Football on ESPN.  This is the first look we've gotten at The Last Jedi since the teaser debuted back in April....

 
 
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Blade Runner: When Westwood dreamt of electric sheep

In the wake of Denis Villeneuve's astounding sequel, Blade Runner 2049, people are once again speaking in excited tones about the potential for a new Blade Runner video game experience. I remember back around 2010, when some mysterious art ...

 
 
 




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What if Labo is actually the catalyst for the end of days? Its overwhelmingly successful, and Nintendo wipes out all trees on the planet in order to meet the cardboard We then all suffocate from the lack of oxygen in the

 
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Virtua Kazama

Ill be Yuji Naka, the developer of the Sonic series, is now with Square

 
Shoggoth2588

Yusuke making mouse puns makes me love him that much more but it also makes me want to break his face

 
arkane9

You know what I miss? Misquoting Steven Hansen when he made posts about lewd games so that he sounded like a

 
Flegma

I have seen this year more video ads for Iconoclasts than I have for the presidential elections next

 
Khalid Eternal Nigh

Wonder who did the pixel animation in this video, its

 
Chris Moyse

My knee has gone Seemingly for no Its been over a year since last time, so thats a record, but *fuck me* it Im out of commission, walking-wise, for the foreseeable

 
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Plane humor

 
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Me on dates

 
 

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