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Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord starts Early Access on March 31

Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord has narrowed down its launch window to a launch day, a moment that's many, many long years in the making. The sprawling medieval RPG is releasing on March 31, 2020. This should come as no surprise to Mount &...

 
 
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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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Minecraft is still the king of YouTube

When it comes to Minecraft, the 2010s are leaving the exact same way they entered: With Mojang's sandbox builder as hot as blocky lava. Time has not yet begun to carve away at the phenomenon of Minecraft. YouTube has just released a year i...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Dragon Quest Builders 2

Dragon Quest Builders is one of the only games on the market that arguably does Minecraft better than Minecraft. It took the open-world, craft-em-up gameplay of the possibly best-selling game of all time and gave it all meaning, a...

 
 
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Terraria lands on Nintendo Switch this week

Just as I was losing track of Terraria on Nintendo Switch, Re-Logic has come out with a proper (and very immediate) release date. The sandbox adventure RPG launches for Switch on June 27, 2019. That's the big day for the digital version on...

 
 
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Contest: Breakin' the law with American Fugitive

Go on the run with today's contest and win a copy of American Fugitive for Switch, PS4, Xbox One, or PC! I reckon most of us obey as many laws as we can, at basically all times. Probably very few of us want to pay fines or go to jail or eve...

 
 
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Minecraft might be the best-selling game of all-time now

When Microsoft shelled out $2.5 billion to buy Minecraft back in 2014, everyone knew why the price was so steep. Minecraft is one of the most popular video games on the planet, a block-building machine that absolutely prints money...

 
 
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Minecraft Classic is free to play in your browser

It's possible to (officially) play Minecraft Classic for free in your browser like it's 2009 all over again. You won't need to bust out a separate launcher or catch up on in-depth wikis – it's a cinch. In celebration of the game's fas...

 
 
 
 
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Let's give out 100 copies of Deiland for Steam

[This week, Destructoid is brought to you by Deiland, available now on Steam! Here is a fun giveaway from the publisher.] You may have heard about Deiland, the charming new sandbox game with RPG elements. It released on Steam this past week...

 
 
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Deiland is a charming new sandbox game with RPG elements

[This week, Destructoid is brought to you by Deiland, a sandbox RPG about protecting a small planet. Here's a note from the game's publisher] Deiland, a sandbox game with RPG and survival elements landed on Steam on August 9. The Steam laun...

 
 
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There's a Megalodon lurking in Sea of Thieves

It's time to check out Sea of Thieves again. Along with a big ol' shark to fight, the game's first big content update provides players with more ship-to-ship communication options like a speaking trumpet, pirate cosmetics like tattoos and s...

 
 
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The Hungering Deep hits Sea of Thieves on May 29

The Hungering Deep, the first major content update for Sea of Thieves, is set to arrive on May 29. Microsoft and Rare debuted a trailer on Inside Xbox, and if you've been following along, you'll know not to expect anything too concrete from...

 
 
 
 
 
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State of Decay 2 should really hit the spot

I'm very much looking forward to next month's State of Decay 2, but I know it'll only be a matter of time before the harsh realities of keeping people alive in a zombie-infested sandbox crash down on me. Painful losses are all a part of the...

 
 
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GTA Online begins its Southern San Andreas Super Sport Series

Grand Theft Auto's online universe continues to run and run, with Shark cards being snapped up weekly, and shed-loads of players still leaping into the carnage-filled cities with little more than mindless chaos and wanton destruction in min...

 
 




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Give a shout out to some hidden gems!!! Marlow Briggs is a low budget (old) God of War clone that replaces Greek mythology with Aztec, 90s action movie drug cartels, and Its far from perfect, but over quick enough its faults dont

 
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Picked up Wasteland: Remastered last It is still as old school as hell, but thats part of why I like Looking forward to playing through this again with a nice new coat of paint on

 
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