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The sublime-looking Paper Beast reveals creative sandbox mode

During last December's stacked State of Play presentation, Sony dropped a trailer for a strange and esoteric-looking VR title, Paper Beast. Now developer Pixel Reef is peeling back the layers on this stylistic release, with a new trailer sh...

 
 
 
 
 
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Contest: Pong and a KitchenAid made love, birthed TOASTERBALL

In today's contest, we're giving away copies of wacky and weird multiplayer game Toasterball! You guys know how much I love weird stuff. I don't have to keep telling you -- but you can bet your sweet ass I won't stop. Today's prey is a nice...

 
 
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Contest: Snag a free copy of GOTY contender Control

We've got some PS4, Xbox One, and PC copies of GOTY nominee Control in today's contest! There are simply too many video games to play! Wanna know the newest game I've played this year? Mortal Kombat 11. Hell, it might actually be the only g...

 
 
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Review: Wattam

Wattam, the new "goof-around" game from Katamari Damacy's Keita Takahashi, is like burrowing yourself in a fuzzy blanket that's still radiating heat from the dryer. It's silly, jovial, and above all, cozy. I came in expecting a toy-box worl...

 
 
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The eclectic Sayonara Wild Hearts sings its song on Steam

Annapurna Interactive's utterly unique "pop album video game" Sayonara Wild Hearts is now available to purchase on PC via Steam, not only that, but it is currently available at a discounted price to celebrate its Game Awards 2019 nomination...

 
 
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The icky-looking Carrion is coming to Xbox One in 2020

Devolver Digital has announced that the particularly gooey looking horror title Carrion will be coming to Xbox One in 2020, alongside its PC brethren, giving console players the opportunity to sample the delights of being a gross amorphous ...

 
 
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Wattam releases December 17, 2019 (for real this time!)

We love Katamari Damacy, and I'm confident we'll also love Keita Takahashi's latest oddball, Wattam. It's been such a long time coming, but the friend-making puzzle-adventure game is about to launch. Look for it to land on PlayStation 4 and...

 
 
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Void Terrarium trailer features genre-blending gameplay

Nippon Ichi Software has released the first gameplay trailer for its wildly-titled adventure game void tRrLM(); //Void Terrarium (or simply Void Terrarium). The Japanese video shows off the strange title's blend of exploration, crafting, co...

 
 
 
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Review: Killer Queen Black

If you're lucky enough to have visited a big-city arcade within the last few years, you may have seen a crowd gathered around a pair of giant flatscreen monitors. If you heard them hollering things like "Over there! Snail!" "Look, look, loo...

 
 
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This week's Humble Bundle is so po-mo

Introductions are so overdone, so let's just cut to the chase and discuss the games you can use your hard-earned money to buy for cheaper than normal in this week's Postmodern Humble Bundle. In the pay-what-you-want-so-long-as-it's-over-a-d...

 
 
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Void Terrarium gets charmingly weird teaser trailer

Nippon Ichi Software has released a short teaser trailer for intriguing roguelike RPG Void Terrarium, which was officially revealed last week. This first video is relatively free of gameplay, but gives us the opportunity to feel out the gam...

 
 
 
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Death Stranding has actually, finally, definitely gone gold

Kojima Productions' esoteric-looking adventure title Death Stranding has "gone gold." As in, the game is finished, finito, complete and finally ready to be put into mass production, just a little over a month ahead of its November release d...

 
 
 
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Contest: Ruin your friendships with a Switch copy of Heave Ho

Today's contest features a Switch copy of Heave Ho -- you're gonna hate your friends. We keep giving away Devolver Digital games because they keep making games that look awesome as hell. I'd feel bad about it, but I don't. Step up your game...

 
 
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Contest: Pet, date dogs in A Summer with the Shiba Inu

In today's contest, you're going to date dogs in A Summer with the Shiba Inu for Steam. I love my job. I get to do contests like every day where I get to give you guys cool, interesting, popular, and sometimes batshit crazy stuff. I'll let ...

 
 
 
 
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Fight Crab trailer is a terrifying vision of the end of days

Developer Nussoft has released a new trailer for their utterly baffling multiplayer brawler Fight Crab, which sees a platoon of the loveable crustaceans laying waste to each other in over-the-top claw-to-claw combat.Set in "a far-off world"...

 
 
 
 




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Taur"Tower defense with an action-oriented hook"

 

Dreams"Express yourself"

 

Code Shifter"Arc System Irks"

 

Dead Cells: The Bad Seed"It's good, actually"

 

Warcraft III: Reforged"Zug Zug 2020"

 

Wide Ocean Big Jacket"Those were the best days of my life"

 

Silver Falls: 3 Down Stars"At least the 3DS still has an extensive back catalog"

 

Journey to the Savage Planet"A surprisingly easygoing collectible-filled adventure"

 

Coffee Talk"Decaf soy mocha frappe latte with nutmeg, please"

 
 
 

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A manager at my job wants to buy her 9 year old grandson a Nintendo Hes not really a Best games to start the lad off with? Give me your opinion!

 
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Hey, Ive got a new video review out, this time on The Pedestrian! Have a look if you want to! Ill be posting this in the blogs section as well, so I probably wont be bumping this post at

 
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4 hours left until the weekend I wonder how much of that time I can spend on the

 
CaimDark Reloaded

500 deaths in Stupid Ori and the Stupid Im probably close to the end, trying to escape the fire temple after freeing the fire Worst part is, when you die in this sequence, you have to do the whole damn thing

 
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FRIDAY

 
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I have too much fun with these mini sized models

 
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If the main quest of an open-world RPG today had the sole purpose of the PC becoming enlightened in all virtues, would that be considered too constrained?

 
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The US Military named one of their new tanks Baby Imagine being a terrorist and getting blown up by a tank called Baby Your 72 virgins would totally make fun of

 
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