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Contest: Win a Steam key for CardLife

Contest alert: Win a free copy of CardLife for Steam! Our world is made up of atoms and molecules and organic stuff and it's kind of stupid. Don't believe me? Take one look at a blobfish and tell me that's normal. It's not. But imagine if t...

 
 
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You can nab Hollow Knight and Hitman for $12 right now on PC

We don't frequently highlight the game bundle service Humble Monthly, but on occasion the selections are too enticing to pass up. That's the case for November's bundle, which includes our metroidvania bestie Hollow Knight, the first season ...

 
 
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Oh good, SCUM now has a mask made from human skin

The meticulous survival simulation game SCUM has a fresh update out this week, and at a glance, everything seems peachy. Performance optimizations are often a godsend for games just getting started on Steam Early Access. Caves are fun to ex...

 
 
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Contest: Win Breathedge for Steam

Ready for some more free games? Today Breathedge is up for grabs -- don't miss out on this contest! I don't know of many games where an immortal chicken is used as a tool to break things, plug leaky pipes, and scan electronic equipment. In ...

 
 
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Detail-obsessed survival game SCUM passes one million sales

Gamepires' intensely detail-oriented survival game SCUM has cleared one million sales after debuting on Steam Early Access last month. As previously reported, it's Devolver Digital's "biggest launch ever." The game's popularity checks out. ...

 
 
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Pathologic 2's meaty alpha build is worth a look

If you're in the mood to take a chance on a strange, uneasy, and uneven but ultimately memorable experience, heads up: there's a public alpha build for Pathologic 2. It's an open-ended survival adventure about doing what little you can duri...

 
 
 
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Early Access Review: SCUM

Survival games aren't usually my thing. They require a vast amount of dedication and engagement, with menial tasks that I'm not typically looking for when escaping to a digital world. SCUM, however, caught my eye with just how over the top ...

 
 
 
 
 
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I'm so down for Subnautica's standalone expansion

Just last week, I was searching for an excuse to cover something, anything, about the upcoming Subnautica expansion. The survival game has been on my mind a lot lately, and while I'm too preoccupied with other stuff to want to replay it, I'...

 
 
 
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Cannibal mutant survival game The Forest hits PS4 in November

We got two great survival games this year with Subnautica and The Forest. One takes place underwater, the other in the wilderness, and both have creepy threats you'll need to muster up the courage to face. The Forest made it through Steam E...

 
 
 
 
 
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Review: We Happy Few

I can hardly call England a "dystopia," but it sure feels different to the country I've spent my whole life in. Don't get me wrong, most politicians have been charlatans and people have always been ignorant. But, in the last few years, a se...

 
 
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Raft is getting larger islands and a new airborne menace

The ocean survival game Raft is sitting atop my "I've been meaning to play that" list on Steam. As an Early Access title that's very much still coming along, it'll probably stay on that list for a while longer, but with each new update and ...

 
 
 
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Now's your chance! A Hat in Time is cheap on PC

I have it on good authority that some of you have been waiting for an excuse to hop on A Hat in Time. How's this? The 3D platformer is currently $12 via Humble Monthly and you'll also get instant access to The Escapists 2 and Conan Exiles f...

 
 
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Darwin Project goes free to play on Xbox One

The frigid Darwin Project has some novel ideas for battle royale, but it's tough to make a name for yourself in such a fiercely competitive genre. Today's news should help. The survival-centric multiplayer game has gone free-to-play on Xbo...

 
 
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We Happy Few will release in Australia after all

We Happy Few is a self-described "game of paranoia and survival, in a drugged-out, dystopian English city in 1964." Back in May, the Australian Classification Board took a look at the title and refused classification, meaning We Happy Few w...

 
 
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We Happy Few hits PC, PS4, and Xbox One this August

After wowing people with its reveal last year and losing some steam along the way, Compulsion Games is looking to rekindle interest in the tripped-out 1960s England survival adventure We Happy Few. The 1.0 release is set for August 10, 201...

 
 
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Cool stuff: Frostpunk has a whole lot of free DLC planned

11 bit studios performed its specific sort of magic when it released Frostpunk late last month. Frostpunk is a complex survival city builder where you try to keep a civilization from freezing to death. It has that 11 bit charm in ...

 
 




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ScionVampire

I hadnt played Hollow Knight in a few months, so I decided to remedy I kinda forgot where I was going, and I still suck at the Watcher Knight, but thats a good Also, False Knight was spared, because he dindu

 
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Whoa - Wilford Brimley and Keith David together on screen? Mind explosivo

 
Adzuken

My first playthrough of Undertale ended prematurely when I went through a period of, er, emotional This time I finally finished it, dealing with a fever for the Its bound to be linked with illness, but the game still speaks to

 
PhilKenSebben

I was mad about Iron Fist, considering where it was going, and my unbridled love of Ward, but I totally But Luke Fucking Cage? Naw, Netflix, Fuck

 
TheVizier264

#Confessiontoid Ive never seen the 1978 Halloween before today :megascared: Now onto see the new one :P

 
Mike Sounders

WHY IS FAST TRAVEL LOCKED IN NEW GAME PLUS

 
NeoTurbo

My original plans today got screwed up, and my backup plans also fell So now Im chilling and watching Nightmare before

 
Dr Mel

Been playing some Valkyria Chronicles Then all of a sudden, I found it! Anyone else know what this is?

 
Dead Churros

Meet Churros the Please do not

 
LoneMak

TGIF! Take care of yourselves and watch your It can turn I fell down some stairs and messed up my leg pretty Nothing I guess I have to stay in bed this weekend and play games all

 
 

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