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Preview: The Messenger

The Messenger is the game I walked away from PAX East this year swooning over. The NES-style platformer takes clear inspiration from Ninja Gaiden. Thierry Boulanger, the lead programmer and designer, has been upfront about that from th...

 
 
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Below could make you forget that you're bleeding to death

Ask someone why they chose something, anything - from what type of sandwich to eat, to who they voted for in the last election - and chances are their reasoning will boil down to one statement "It felt right." We may like to think that we'r...

 
 
 
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Boss Golf has all the charm of the '90s 'Tycoon' games

"Tycoon" style games used to be all the rage in the late ‘90s. After Rollercoaster Tycoon proved the formula was popular, various knock-offs flooded the casual PC market and made it incredibly easy to pick up a tycoon game for your pr...

 
 
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Magic: The Gathering Arena closed beta impressions

Magic: The Gathering means a lot of different things to different people. For some, it's a highly competitive game where the meta has to be followed and the sideboard is always ready. For others, it's a casual kitchen table game to play whe...

 
 
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Pool Panic is brilliantly stupid

People often assume that lighthearted comedies all lack depth, or that their creators don't work just as hard as those that specialize in other genres. This is part of why we so rarely see a comedy film win an Oscar. Knowing this makes me ...

 
 
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A creepy and lewd hands-on impression with Lust for Darkness

I had the chance recently to sit down and play an early preview build of Lust for Darkness on PC from developer Movie Games, which oddly enough, was also the final Steam Greenlight game. Successfully Kickstarted last year, the game is set t...

 
 
 
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Watch me play Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom badly

This weekend at Namco Bandai's "Level Up" event in Paris, I had the chance to sit down with RPG Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, sequel to Studio Ghibli's Wrath of the White Witch, released back in 2013.I had previously tried Ni no Kuni II ...

 
 
 
 
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My emotional EGX-perience with Detroit: Become Human

"Hello. Welcome to Detroit..."It was a warm and friendly voice, but it was coming from a young woman with a hollow, vacant face, stood in a pose like she was at one with the universe, yet ready to pounce into action at a second's notice. Th...

 
 
 
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I'm excited to watch Hidden Agenda

At E3 2017, Until Dawn developer Supermassive Games seemingly simultaneously announced Bravo Team, Inpatient, and Hidden Agenda. We didn't cover Hidden Agenda much, so to catch you up it's a story driven game with choices and quick-ti...

 
 
 
 
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Dragon Ball FighterZ is the Marvel vs. Capcom we deserve

One of the more prominent reactions from the online community when Dragon Ball FighterZ was first announced was that the anticipation for it seemed to eclipse the already announced Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite. The more cynica...

 
 
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Runner 3 trades Bit.Trip for a rocketship

Hard as it may be to believe, the Bit.Trip series has been around since 2009. The franchise got its start on the Wii, and developers Choice Provisions have had a close relationship with Nintendo since the studio's inception. Runner 3&n...

 
 
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Amazon's Breakaway might be the next great eSport

[Edit: The article originally stated that the author had spoken with Breakaway's Executive Producer, Matthew Priestley. This has been corrected; the author spoke with the Senior Producer, Michael Willette.] Last Friday, I visited Amazon's S...

 
 
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Lola Pop looks like a mime gone rogue

Nintendo is at Gamescom this weekend and they've brought along ARMS with them. Since a new character, Lola Pop, was recently revealed, Gamescom is the perfect venue to show-off some of her moves and give players a run down of the match-ups ...

 
 
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Sea of Thieves will be cross-play on PC and Xbox

Xbox brought Rare and Sea of Thieves to gamescom, and the pirate adventure has impressed yet again. But, there's a new announcement that means your swashbuckling squad can be a little bit more diverse. For the first time, Microsoft an...

 
 
 
 
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Undertale arrives on PlayStation 4 and Vita August 15

Undertale was announced for both the PlayStation 4 and Vita (seriously) back at E3 and fans have been patiently awaiting more news. Well, now we know you'll be playing Undertale on Sony's consoles pretty soon. August 15, to be exact. You ca...

 
 




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Im still worried about their food

 
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Yay! Im part of the problem!! This took me about an Ill bump it when its colored and Ill probably bump it again when I do the follow up image like the horrible garbage man I #monstergirlmonday ??

 
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No lie, this is pretty damn

 
Seymour

Check out this bombass Def Leppard-themed jacket I got yesterday!

 
Soulbow

Ok sure, Bowsette is the new cool bandwagon to jump But have you seen how thicc IQ is?

 
Seymour

Im gonna do it, (UPDATE: Early stages, but it has

 
KingofPangea

Red Dead 2s gonna have roughly 200 species of Thats the kind of dedication to biodiversity you would normally expect from a Pokemon

 
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they say, its hard to

 
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After watching this video, Ive decided to look for Driver: San Francisco on Steam, and sadly it was removed from both Steam and :( Remaster incoming I guess,

 
 

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