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Review: The Council: Episode 5: Checkmate

For those who have not been following along on the community side of things, Destructoid user Soulbow has been consistently pestering me, for over a year now, to keep writing these reviews for The Council. I mean, this episode came out...

 
 
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Indie games in cars getting emotional

Do you ever want to play games where you're just....driving? Soaking in the environment, having conversations, and listening to whatever pops on the radio? Well, I've got three games lined up based on that premise on this week's episode of ...

 
 
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Can you unmask a killer in noir mystery Night Call?

Indie developer Raw Fury has released a new mystery title, Night Call, on PC. Set in a stylistic representation of Paris, Night Call sees players don the tired eyes of a late-night cab driver, operating on the longest shift of their entire ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Contest: Win a Switch copy of VA-11 HALL-A

Kick back with a stiff drink for today's contest for VA-11 HALL-A on Switch! Hey, I've been waiting for this one for a long time! I've missed all of its prior releases, but now that it's finally coming to Switch I think it's time to pony up...

 
 
 
 
 
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Dating sims are the most hilarious April Fools' game genre

My favorite kind of April Fools’ joke is where developers create mock-ups for products so ridiculous they’ll probably never exist. It's even better when they actually release that product and it ends up being great! In the video...

 
 
 
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I don't think I'm emotionally ready for Emily is Away <3

Coming in the very near future, Emily is Away <3 will be the third installment of the Emily series that started all the way back in 2015. Centered around recreations of old-school instant messaging programs, both prior Emily titles were ...

 
 
 
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Review: Steins;Gate Elite

Steins;Gate Elite is a remake of the original visual novel featuring artwork from the anime as well as a few other streamlined features. There's some give and take with what this new version offers, but it's largely the same classic ex...

 
 
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Song of Memories has been cancelled on Nintendo Switch

PQube Games has announced the cancellation of Song of Memories for Nintendo Switch. The announcement was made via an apologetic tweet from the developer earlier today.Anime-infused visual novel Song of Memories was originally conceived for ...

 
 
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Danganronpa Trilogy launching in the west March 2019

NIS America has announced that three of the hyper-colorised, hyper-stylised "psycho-cool" titles in the Danganronpa series are being compiled for release on PS4 in the first quarter of 2019.The Danganronpa Trilogy will include the Reload ed...

 
 
 
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SOMA and Onrush headline December's PS Plus selection

Sony has announced the PS Plus free games line-up for December and it surprisingly isn't a total wash. While SOMA is a few years old at this point, offroad racer Onrush only launched around six months ago. If you happen to have a Vita, as w...

 
 
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Review: 428: Shibuya Scramble

428: Shibuya Scramble is a live action visual novel that originally saw a Japanese release back in 2008. A decade in video game years is practically an eternity, and even the most holy of classics can lose some of their magic with age. Luck...

 
 
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Contest: Win The Midnight Sanctuary

This contest is a spooky one -- enter to win The Midnight Sanctuary for Steam, PS4, or Switch. It's October, which means I get to bask in all the spooky glory of the season. Sometimes it's movies, and sometimes it's short stories -- but tod...

 
 
 
 




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BNix

Anyone else love Battlebots?

 
Chris Moyse

Dusted off my barely-used Twitch, might stream PS4 games when I play them No mic setup just yet, but if youd follow me (or whatever its called) thatd be Maybe youll catch some abysmal Siege play if ur lucky!

 
Rudorlf

Recently Rocket League lose its regional pricings of its base game and certain DLCs at certain countries (Mines originally Seriously Psyonix, what is going on here? And get it sorted out ASAP if its actually a pricing

 
Grethiwha

Farfetchd (the best Pokémon ever) has an evolution now, WHAT? Okay, if Sirfetchd is a thing, now they NEED to put cancelled Pokémon Gold Farfetchd evolution Madame (the dominatrix swan design) back in for the female Farfetchds to evolve

 
clarknovalis

one has had their hands on a switch lite here yet? I’m curious to hear some

 
Snaileb

The second worst part about Links Awakening is the constant blurry border around the screen while walking around the Seriously, whats the friggin point?!

 
bong264

What the fuck is a Connecticut?

 
ScionVyse

New video is up! Its about a game with a goose!

 
ShadeOfLight

It may have been a mistake to do my second playthrough of Three Houses with the Blue Id rather kick post-timeskip Dimitri in the shins than interact with him in any other

 
TheLimoMaker

Afterparty is out 29th boi I be there day

 
 

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