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Contest: Win a Switch or PC key for Pikuniku

Pikuniku kind of confuses me, but don't let that stop you from entering our contest. I think the intro bit there pretty much sums it up: Pikiniku is charming and unique and odd, and it kind of confuses me. But in the good way. There's nothi...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Switch copy of Cursed Castilla

Don't let this contest put a spell on you: Win a Switch copy of Cursed Castilla! Aren't 2D platformers just the best? Seriously, it's such a "video game" genre that even people who aren't immediately familiar with games know that, yeah, wha...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Switch copy of Dragon: Marked for Death

Keep your wits about you in this contest for Dragon: Marked for Death for Nintendo Switch! When Jonathan Holmes says, "Hey, check this out," I check it out. It's a simple rule I follow around here. The dude's been around forever, knows ever...

 
 
 
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HackyZack is making a pass for PS4 next month

Colorful, sporty platformer HackyZack is heading to PS4 next month. Releasing on February 12 in the US and 13 in Europe, the game is a straight port of the PC and Switch game with no new additions. It will still feature over 100 levels and ...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Steam copy of Double Cross

No tricks in this contest: Win a Steam copy of Double Cross. I'm willing to bet that most of you guys are like me in that you cut your gaming teeth on 2D platformers. Running, jumping, shooting -- these are all staples of my early years of ...

 
 
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Contest: Win a copy of Adult Swim Games' Rain World

Don't get wet -- enter our contest for your shot to win Rain World. Adult Swim Games publishes some really, really neat games. I mean, you really gotta have some respect for someone willing to put out games like Fist Puncher, Battle Chef Br...

 
 
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Super Meat Boy is up for grabs on the Epic store

If you've somehow avoided Super Meat Boy these last seven years, make sure to grab it over on the Epic Games store. The hit indie platformer is the second game that Epic will be offering for gratis, replacing Subnautica in the company's fre...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Switch copy of Omega Strike

Pull that metal slug out of your abdomen and enter today's contest for a Switch copy of Omega Strike. As much as I love mascot platformers, quirky Japanese shit, and extreme sports games, I'd have to say that sidescrollers are my favorite t...

 
 
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Review: Toki

I think most people my age have a definitive arcade experience from growing up. We've all been there: You beg your mom for quarters at the pizza place, she eventually relents and fishes a few out of her purse, and you go do your best to mak...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a copy of Save me Mr Tako for Switch or Steam

Don't be a fish out of water -- enter our contest for your chance to win a Steam or Switch copy of Save me Mr Tako. I'm excited -- ya know why? It's because today we get to make lots and lots of puns! I love puns. I consider puns to be the ...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Switch copy of The Bug Butcher

Grab the bug spray for this contest: Win a Switch copy of The Bug Butcher. I hear you got a bug problem, ma'am? Well, no worries -- our friends at 2Awesome Studio are living up to their name and giving away six copies of their critically-ac...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a Switch copy of Streets of Red

A third Halloween contest?! Are we crazy?! Enter to win Streets of Red: Devil's Dare Deluxe for Switch. We've put up one contest in one day before. We've put up two contests in one day before. But this is the official first time in history ...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a PS4 copy of Owlboy Limited Edition

This contest is a catch: Grab Owlboy Limited Edition for PS4! Like 10/10 games? Like limited physical releases? Like FREE STUFF?! We both know why you're here, so let's cut straight to it: Our friends at Soedesco have given us a PS4 copy of...

 
 
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Review: My Memory of Us

My Memory of Us tells a tragic story set in one of the darkest moments of human history all wrapped in the attractive package of a charming black and white 2.5D puzzle platformer.  Juggler Games set out to tell the story of those who f...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a free copy of Vertical Drop Heroes HD

It's contest o'clock! Today we've got Vertical Drop Heroes HD on the menu. Gravity is so underappreciated. What kind of idiot would go up a tower fighting off baddies when you could just as easily go down that tower and let gravity do all t...

 
 
 
 
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Return to Camp Crystal Lake with October's PS Plus games

While October 2018 bringing a tremendous amount of heavy hitting games, it only makes sense that PS Plus' line-up would be a little lackluster. While the line-up actually contains a lot of good stuff, most of the games are a few years old a...

 
 
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Mega Man 11's TGS trailer introduces two new robot masters

Two new robot masters have been revealed for Mega Man 11. Rockman will be battling against the likes of "Acid Man" and "Tundra Man" as he takes on eight brand new robot masters before an inevitable showdown with Dr. Wily. This new TGS 2018 ...

 
 
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Some more SEGA Ages classics are heading to the Switch

Sonic will be continuing its "SEGA Ages" line-up on Switch with five more Genesis classics. Announced via this week's Famitsu magazine in Japan, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Space Harrier, Columns II, Out Run, and Thunder Force AC will be availabl...

 
 




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