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Review: Pocket City

In the early years of the app store, back before freemium titles starting raking in millions through microtransactions, EA released a decent if feature-poor version of Sim City 3000 simply titled Sim City for iPhone. If you go in ...

 
 
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Bee Simulator looks like a nice low-key game

Increasingly, there's a simulator out there for everyone. Some people like farming. Others manage cities. A bunch of folks enjoy hauling cargo across Europe and America. I'm partial to flipping crummy houses. These experiences might seem to...

 
 
 
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Jurassic World Evolution hits one million sales

Frontier Developments has announced that its hit dino theme park simulator Jurassic World Evolution has reached a combined sales total of one million units. This is factoring in the PS4, Xbox One and PC releases along with digital sales fig...

 
 
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Two Point Hospital is full of puns, patients, and pedigree

Hospitals have always been a major part of my life. I was born with a rare skin disease that goes by many names but the one I've most heard it referred to as is Giant Congenital Nevus. In layman's terms, the disease is an over pigmentation ...

 
 
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Slime Rancher now has bots to help automate your day

Some people become obsessed with automating processes or otherwise improving their efficiency in video games, and I can completely sympathize. Today's Automatic Update for Slime Rancher caters to that exact mindset by adding programmable dr...

 
 
 
 
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Contest: Win a Steam key for PC Building Simulator

Yo, I heard you like giveaways for wacky simulation games so I put another giveaway for a wacky simulation game up the day after another giveaway for a wacky simulation game. Today's offering should provide the meta-commentary on PC gaming ...

 
 
 
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Review: Jurassic World Evolution

First, you build the park and hire staff, then you begin expeditions in search of fossils and mosquitoes trapped in amber. Then comes creating new life from something long dead millions of years ago, all while ignoring the opinions of someo...

 
 
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Review in Progress: Jurassic World Evolution

Chaos theory, at its core, is simply a mathematical view and model in which anything can end up drastically different within a dynamic system. Or as one Dr. Ian Malcolm once said: “The shorthand is the butterfly effect. A butterfly ca...

 
 
 
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Review: House Flipper

There's no shortage of highly-specialized simulator games on Steam, but none of have spoken to me quite like the promise of House Flipper, a first-person sim in which you clean, fix, paint, and furnish rooms for well-meaning clients before ...

 
 
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Don't let Happy Birthdays slip under your radar

I have such a soft spot for Arc System Works and Toybox Inc.'s little ecosystem simulation game Birthdays the Beginning. It just gets me, y'know? Fiddling with terrain levels to create seas and mountains that in turn affect climate change a...

 
 
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Bus Simulator 18 has a multiplayer mode that sounds rad

I can't say that I've been eyeing Bus Simulator 18 all this time. I'm not really a fan of all these random "simulator" titles that exist, but they can provide a bit of fun to a very specific niche. The latest addition to the upcoming bus fo...

 
 
 
 
 
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Boss Golf has all the charm of the '90s 'Tycoon' games

"Tycoon" style games used to be all the rage in the late ‘90s. After Rollercoaster Tycoon proved the formula was popular, various knock-offs flooded the casual PC market and made it incredibly easy to pick up a tycoon game for your pr...

 
 
 
 
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Slime Rancher is wonderful and it's heading to PS4

Slime Rancher is a total cutie. It's a first-person farming simulator about wrangling slimes and it has one of those well-paced gameplay loops that keeps you coming back day after day to tick more items off your mental to-do list. I say tha...

 
 
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Factorio is wrapping up Early Access and raising its price

Whether it's a game about to be delisted from a digital marketplace or one that's about to leave Steam Early Access and bump up its price, I always appreciate a little advance notice. The automated factory builder Factorio is nearing full r...

 
 
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Review: Orwell: Ignorance is Strength

What is the 'truth', these days? As we slip further into niche news outlets, right wing or liberal, the truth is becoming less about the facts and more about the emotional response. Opinions are being published and weaponised on a daily bas...

 
 




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Motivated by Bass latest blog about his trip to Japan and Hong Kong, heres a pic of me at Loch Ness, from my recent stay in Scotland Nessie not included; Or is it?)

 
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Newest t-shirt design is complete

 
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I keep jumping between Gungeon, Dead Cells, Hollow Knight, Mega Man Legacy Collection and What a wonderful

 
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Has anyone on here played Steep? Is it any good? I kind of miss extreme sports games and was looking at giving this a go

 
Electric Reaper

Forged Battalion will be leaving Steam Early Access tomorrow on the I still think the game needs a lot more work, If you want to get the game cheaply, try the various game trading subReddits, as it was in the August Humble

 
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I hope none of the people excited for the live action Mulan remake were hoping for a live action version of Make a Man Out of Its not a Also rumor says The Lion King live action remake wont have Scars Be Prepared #FuckDisney

 
Churros Hunter

So today on MHW I just met Rathian for the first time and hunted my first Felt like meeting 2 friends you havent seen in a long except that I dont shoot my friends with piearving bowgun

 
Bass

Help! Ive been playing way too much of the phone SMT instead of my actual games like Octopath haha

 
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If only it was purple

 
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