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Review: Pikuniku

I wasn't exactly sure what I was getting into with Pikuniku, the new Devolver Digital-repped puzzle-platformer adventure for Switch and PC, but I knew I liked its long-legged antics and minimalist aesthetic. That was enough of a hook, and t...

 
 
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Review: Vane

Video games have really changed as a storytelling medium. What was once a casual dash from left-to-right, dropping baddies and collecting shiny objects, opened up into new realms of drama, narrative, and even philosophical messages. Of cour...

 
 
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Pokemon developer announces console port of Giga Wrecker

I never like it when developers get pigeonholed into doing only one series their entire life before dropping out of popularity, so I'll always champion when developers try something new. On that note, did anyone remember that the developer...

 
 
 
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Celeste dev drops some details on upcoming DLC content

Matt Thorson, developer of indie-hit Celeste, has dropped a tweet featuring a selection of choice details regarding the game's upcoming DLC content. There is currently no release date for this new chapter, coming to the twitchy platformer, ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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A Hat in Time passes one million sales watermark

Indie outfit Gears For Breakfast has proudly announced that their super-cute platformer A Hat in Time has surpassed one million sales across PS4, PC and Xbox One since the game's initial release a little over a year ago.It's a number only s...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Switch copy of Omensight: Definitive Edition

Another day, another contest: Win a Switch copy of Omensight: Definitive Edition. One of the cool things about the Switch is that even if it does get some games later, it tends to get all of the definitive versions of them. Whether it's inc...

 
 
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Review: GRIS

Are Games Art? Cool your jets, I'm not going down that route. Do people still care about the answer to that question? Maybe they do. I sure don't - just games, innit? Sometimes they're great, sometimes they aren't. Sometimes they pick you u...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Steam copy of Incredible Mandy

Today's contest will make you feel incredible: Win a Steam copy of Incredible Mandy. Honestly, who doesn't love 3D platformers with puzzles? For roughly two and a half console generations, it was essentially the bread and butter of gaming. ...

 
 
 
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Super Meat Boy Forever is coming in April, but not to Steam

One of the big takeaways from The Game Awards last week is that every child of a celebrity is playing Fortnite. Also, this new Epic Store is in it to win it. Several games have pushed back Steam releases to give the Epic Store PC launch exc...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a Switch copy of Toki Retrollector Edition

Go ape with our contest to win a Switch copy of Toki! When I was younger, we lived on a naval base for a few years in Sicily. The rec center had a whole bunch of crap for kids to do after school, like playrooms and board games and whatnot, ...

 
 
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Celeste PC update brings new game-changing 'Variants' mode

Matt Thorson of developer Matt Makes Games has revealed a new update, now available for the Steam release of tricky platformer Celeste. Version 1.2.5.0 brings about a few minor changes to the game but also adds a new mode."Variants" is sort...

 
 
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Freedom Planet demo available now on Nintendo Switch

If you fancy a little bit of ultra-cute, Sonic the Hedgehog-styled platform action on your Switch, then XSEED Games has you covered. The publisher has just dropped a demo of anthro indie hit Freedom Planet on the Nintendo console, celebrati...

 
 
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Review: Spyro Reignited Trilogy

There are plenty of things in Britain that aren't strong. The pound, the economy, my intestinal lining. But one thing that remains rock solid is our apparent nostalgia for the original PlayStation console. The launch of the PS1 was the mome...

 
 
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Toki remake gets its jungle boogie on for Nintendo Switch

Microids has released a launch trailer for their next Nintendo Switch release; a remake of the classic arcade platformer, Toki. The game has be rebuilt from the ground up and launches in Europe today, exclusively on the hybrid console.Toki,...

 
 
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Battle Princess Madelyn is out for vengeance in December

After young Madelyn finds her family kidnapped and her faithful companion - Fritzy - killed by an evil sorcerer, the plucky knight-in-training dons her armour and takes up her lance in a quest to restore purity to the land. That's the story...

 
 
 
 




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Pikuniku"Put one foot in front of the other"

 

Vane"You probably think this game is about you"

 

Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown"Yo Buddy, Still Alive!"

 

YIIK: A Postmodern RPG"Dropping the ball"

 

My Time at Portia"A city of squandered potential"

 

Onimusha: Warlords"Nobunaga is up to his old tricks again"

 

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Finally beat Gravity Rush Remastered! Was a good time, aside from the last Combat was… well, normally reigned-in enough to just be tolerable, but too many swordfish and projectiles made for a rotten meant to have a 2 n

 
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Looks like the street date for RE2 has been Looks like some people are already posting LPs and Capcom is taking them Watch at your own

 
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Playing the original Rayman for the first This game is simultaneously amazing and terrible all at There are just as many brilliant levels as there are cruel and unfun Just beat the saxophone Probably not gonna go for all the

 
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