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Fear Effect Sedna will be releasing in March

I honestly kind of forgot Fear Effect was making a comeback. After receiving funding on Kickstarter and getting Square Enix's blessing, it looks like the wait will finally be over. Fear Effect Sedna will release on March 6 for $19.99 on PC,...

 
 
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Valkyria Chronicles 4 trailer introduces the Edinburgh Army

Sega have started a new series of trailers featuring the characters of upcoming strategy sequel Valkyria Chronicles 4. The latest chapter in the series features more young men and women thrust into the dramatic conflict between the Atlantic...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Nantucket

A few months back I read a book about whaling in the 19th century called The North Water. It was dark, grisly, and at times made it hard to continue because of its graphic imagery. I also couldn't put it down so after it was finished I was ...

 
 
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XCOM 2 Collection out now on PC, coming to PS4 and Xbox One

Firaxis Games have put out a tweet announcing that intense strategy title XCOM 2 Collection is now available on PC, Mac and Linux, with PS4 and Xbox One editions to follow sometime in the future.For those less-inclined, XCOM 2 sees the Eart...

 
 
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Have a rad time this weekend with Fallout 4's free PC trial

Bethesda's Fallout 4 is in for the long-haul. The open-world RPG, which launched way back in 2015 (can you believe it?) has maintained a growth of new fans, with steady, consistent sales and several returns to the Top Ten of the UK charts, ...

 
 
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Darkest Dungeon getting physical release on PS4 and Switch

Publisher Merge Games and developers Red Hook Studios have announced that tough-as-nails strategy title Darkest Dungeon will be getting a physical release this Spring.The turn-based battle title will be released on high street shelves for P...

 
 
 
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Fans successfully translate 90s SNES title Super Famicom Wars

While many gamers are aware of Nintendo's Wars series through its handheld iterations, such as 2001's Advance Wars on the Game Boy Advance. Western audiences never really got a chance to check out the strategy series' earlier entries which ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: 7 Wonders (iPad)

It's been out for roughly six years, but in the past six months or so, 7 Wonders became my tabletop group's board game of choice -- either for warmups for heavier games or a cool down afterward ("dessert," as it's called). Our gro...

 
 
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Tweet suggests January release for Darkest Dungeon on Switch

For all of you masochists willing to once again traverse the sadistic Darkest Dungeon, only this time in Switch form, recent news suggests you might not have too much longer to wait.Replying to a fan on their official Twitter, developers Re...

 
 
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The Gwent single-player story campaign has been delayed

Thronebreaker, the single-player campaign for Witcher-based card game Gwent, has been delayed into 2018. The announcement was made by studio CD Projekt Red on the game's website.In the post, studio co-founder Marcin Iwiński points to t...

 
 
 
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Three games that ditch standard controllers

Last week, I went to the PLAY creative gaming festival, which takes place every year in Hamburg, Germany. PLAY17 was both entertaining and educational, with something for people of all ages, including workshops, talks and even a game-t...

 
 
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Full Metal Panic! Fight: Who Dares Wins coming to PS4

It has been announced by Bandai Namco that B.B. Studio, developer of Super Robot Wars series, have begun work of a new Full Metal Panic RTS game, which will touch down on the PS4 next year.Full Metal Panic: Fight! Who Dares Wins, will see e...

 
 
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Humble Stardock Bundle is well worth your money

Deep breath. 👏 Buy 👏 this 👏 bundle 👏 so 👏 you 👏 can 👏 get 👏 Offworld 👏 Trading 👏 Company. 👏 Read it again. Did you do it? Good. Now let's look at all th...

 
 
 
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Frostpunk knows how to make me feel cold

We've been covering 11 bit studios' next game, Frost Punk, for some time now. Today marks our first look at the gameplay in motion, albeit for only a moment. It's a "city-survival" game about establishing a settlement in a frozen hellscape ...

 
 
 
 




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When youre playing a game and it presents you with 2 paths, and you hope the path you chose is a side path so you can get the extra stuff before you progress, but then the cut scene triggers and you realise it is I love

 
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And before the day is over, Happy #MagicalGirlMonday :)

 
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I hate sleep Im so tired but I dont want to close my eyes because my body freezes up and it feels I know its pretty stupid but I just cant stand

 
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Definitely need to keep street fighting and monster hunting They dont work especially well Didnt stop me from ending a Great Jagras life and being a total asshole about it,

 
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Last one for presidents Good old honest Abe is my personal hero and favorite president! one of the reasons I read up so much about our civil war history in my youth was because of if you havent already go watch steven spielbergs movie Lincoln :P

 
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Having a conversation with the Lass consisting solely of Twin Peaks My friends, this is what love

 
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Just started playing Kingdom Hearts for the first

 
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Yooo, DOOM on Switch got added Gyro Nice! Was hoping that would be added!

 
 

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