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We fought off Grounded's monster spiders, but at what cost?

We built walls from blades of grass. The spiders tore them down. We constructed weapons and went to battle. The spiders defeated us with little effort. We fled to a new home. The spiders just followed us. Honestly, the spiders in Grounded ...

 
 
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Early Access Review: Grounded

All of my favorite survival games tend to have an unspeakable horror to keep me on my toes, and Grounded – a shrunken-down solo/co-op adventure from RPG powerhouse Obsidian – is no exception. Even if you're the kind of person wh...

 
 
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Look at this big-ass Battletoad in Grounded!

As Obsidian so poignantly points out, if you're waiting for the biggest game of the year, look no further than Cyberpunk 2077. Grounded, however, is the smallest. This new trailer shows off a lot of the arachnophobic Honey, I Shrunk The Ki...

 
 
 
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The half-hour demo for Grounded is such a pleasant surprise

Before today, I thought that Grounded, a shrunken-kids survival game from the RPG powerhouse Obsidian, had decent potential. It's not exactly the studio's bread and butter, but the pitch – a solo/co-op adventure in which you'll chop d...

 
 
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Skater XL launch pushed back to July 28

Easy Day Studios has announced that its sandbox skateboarding simulator, Skater XL, still needs a little more tweaking before it's ready to leave Early Access and hit the retail rails. As such, Skater XL Ver. 1.0 will now launch on PS4, PC,...

 
 
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I can't wait to pay off all my debt in Hardspace: Shipbreaker

A few weeks out from the June 16 Steam Early Access launch, we've got a fresh look at Hardspace: Shipbreaker, a cathartic game about slicing derelict spaceships to extract their precious innards so you can pay down a billion-credit debt. I'...

 
 
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Just Die Already is a grandma mutilator simulator

Combining a beloved barnyard animal with unbelievable physics proved to be a million-dollar idea for the developers of Goat Simulator. Even if it only provided a slight chuckle and several minutes of entertainment, the gif-able nature ...

 
 
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Skater XL will open its skateboarding sandbox July 7

Easy Day Studios has announced that sandbox skateboarding sim Skater XL will leave Early Access on July 7, 2020, bringing its host of famous skaters, locations, and brands to PC and consoles. Players will be able to step into the scuffed-up...

 
 
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Terraria's Journey Mode could be my new favorite way to play

Terraria's Journey's End update isn't just rekindling the tireless sandbox game with new items (loads and loads of new items), it's also adding Journey Mode – an alternate, player-choice-driven way to play. When it launches for PC on ...

 
 
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Riot Games acquired the creator of sandbox RPG Hytale

Riot Games has an answer to Minecraft and Roblox, and it's called Hytale. The creator of League of Legends and Valorant announced that it has acquired Hypixel Studios, the team behind Hytale, a bound-to-be-huge sandbox RPG that's scheduled ...

 
 
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Terraria's long-awaited Journey's End update is out May 16

It's been ages since some of us last explored the sandbox world of Terraria, but that might change next month when Journey's End launches on May 16, 2020, for PC. The update is a long time coming, but it's a major addition – I'm talki...

 
 
 
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It's a busy month, but Paper Beast looks like a gem for PSVR

Eric Chahi, the creator of Another World, is coming out with an ecosystem simulation game about origami creatures for PlayStation VR. Paper Beast has a story mode – you can alter the terrain and weather, not unlike a god game, to solv...

 
 
 
 
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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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