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Review: Echo

  Watch Video Echo is one of the most unique games I’ve played in a long time. Its sci-fi setting and twist on the conventional stealth genre make it stand out in an industry where regurgitated formulas are the norm.  The story ...   read
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  Watch Video The Binding of Isaac has one of the most rabid fanbases I’ve ever seen. They are constantly searching for any new grain of understanding about the mechanics and story. The Reddit page for the game still hosts ...   read

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  Watch Video It takes a lot to stand out as an indie developer these days. Even if your game actually makes it to major platforms, there’s no guarantee that you’ll even make any money from it. Despite offering iterat...   read
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  Watch Video Dead End Job is a twin-stick shooter with a great sense of humor, and it’ll be aiming straight for your computer in the not-so-distant future. I’m done with my pathetic attempts at slant rhyme. You can come back n...   read
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  Watch Video Have you ever tried playing your Nintendo Switch in bed? It works, but I constantly end up shifting my body weight in a fruitless bid to keep my upper arms from falling asleep. Now I know what you’re probably thinking. ...   read
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  Watch Video 1bitHeart is a visual novel that was originally released for free by a mysterious individual known as Miwashiba (aka △○□×). There isn’t much known about them outside of their work as an illustrat...   read
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  Watch Video The Fall Part 2: Unbound has been delayed until February of 2018. Instead of giving us some vague excuse, Over The Moon Games has decided to go the completely honest route in their latest video update. They don...   read
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Before I get started on my long-winded tangent down below, let me go over the basic events that inspired it. Vivendi is currently trying to decide if a Ubisoft takeover is even worth it. I've always assumed, like most sane in...   read
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  Watch Video West of Loathing is a point-and-click adventure that doubles as a turn-based RPG. The artwork consists of crude stick figures, drawn in a typical western setting, with a stubbornly black and white color palette. If you’...   read
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[They said it couldn’t be done, but here we are… That’s right, folks! I’ll write every single one of the damn Bloggers Wanted entries if I have to! Sad puppy pictures all around! There&rsquo...   read
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Gather round boys and girls! School may be back in session, but you should still have a bit of time left to skirt your responsibilities and write some damn blogs! In the true spirit of the classroom, this month’s Blogge...   read
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  Watch Video It’s been 18 years since the original PC release of the critically acclaimed Outcast, but Cutter Slade is finally making his way to current-gen consoles this October. After both a failed Kickstarter and an ini...   read
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  Watch Video Jools Watsham, known for his work on both Mutant Mudds and Xeodrifter, released his newest game, Chicken Wiggle, to what he refers to as "shockingly low" sales. He goes on to state that “Chicken Wigg...   read
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  Watch Video Stranger Things is one of those rare instances where the hype was fully justified. It successfully milked my ’80s nostalgia by invoking the spirit of films like The Goonies and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial without ever fe...   read
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  Watch Video The Legend of Bum-bo, the upcoming project between Edmund McMillen and James Id, has been something of a mystery since its announcement over a year ago as "a turn based puzzle RPG type thingy that's randomly generated." ...   read

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  Watch Video Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is one of the most beautifully bizarre Nintendo collaborations in recent memory, but it’s blatantly clear a whole lot of love went into it. One can’t help but question how something ...   read
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  Watch Video Voltron: Legendary Defender is currently tied with The Expanse for my favorite active television series. I grew up watching the original show, but it’s got a lot more than just nostalgia going for it. The rebo...   read

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Ridiculous Fishing is one of the few mobile games that I consider to be a “classic.” It takes the simple mechanic of tilting your phone side to side and evolves it in ways that keep the experience contin...   read

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  Watch Video The first time I played the original SteamWorld Dig, I completed it all in one sitting. Calling it “addicting” would be an understatement. Image & Form recently showed off a demo of its sequel, SteamWorld Dig ...   read
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Review: Forma.8

  Watch Video Forma.8 is a delightful little Metroidvania that just made its way over to the Nintendo Switch. You play as a tiny, silent, robotic ball whose only real purpose is to murder things and solve environmental puzzles. If you&rsqu...   read
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Knobb’s End is staged to look like just another generic indie RPG. However, it’s not even really a game. Instead, what you get is a hilarious satire of the lengthy loading screens from games like Skyrim, The Witch...   read
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  Watch Video The Takeover is a side-scrolling beat-‘em-up in the vein of Streets of Rage and Double Dragon: Neon. It looks stylish as hell, and the Switch is severely lacking within the genre. The system is absolutely perf...   read

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Recently, Nintendo polled Switch users to settle the age-old question, “is a hot dog a sandwich?” It’s no secret where I stand on this issue, but I’m happy to report that 54% of voters made t...   read
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Now that Adobe has announced it will be discontinuing support for Flash after the year 2020, I decided to speak with some of the creators who got their start with the platform. Jim Crawford, Tim Donley, Tyler Glaiel, and Tom ...   read
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  Watch Video Pony Island is a masterpiece in creative storytelling that consistently upends player expectations. As the trailer will tell you, this is not a game about ponies. This is a game about escaping the clutches of Satan himself. D...   read

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  Watch Video Just when you thought the internet couldn’t possibly get any creepier, pornbots have officially made their way onto PSN.  I would have probably just brushed this story off as just a bunch of dumb nonsense, but this...   read
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  Watch Video Gotta Go is a game about avoiding your fellow employees, strategically farting in a way that they won’t notice, and racing to the nearest bathroom so you don’t crap your pants in front of the whole office. Needless to say, Dire Nerd Studios had my attention.   read
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  Watch Video Blackhole is making its way over to consoles in the form of a Complete Edition, which gathers all of the game’s available DLC, this week. If you consider yourself a fan of indie games, this should definitely be on your ...   read

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[Update: As of ver. 1.1.2, the ticket glitch no longer works.] Those precious meal tickets are hard to come by in Splatoon 2. Currently, they’re only available through Salmon Run and the single-player modes. However, an easy exploit has been found (via GameFAQs), so you’ll never have to worry about fighting on an empty stomach again!   read
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[Seriously, have you ever played Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden? DeadMoon is going to walk you through his experience ~ JuIc3] Every once in awhile, a game comes along and completely obliterates your expectations. You thought you knew what you were getting into, but you couldn't have been more wrong.... Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden was that game for me.   read
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About DeadMoonone of us since 10:38 AM on 05.02.2014

I'll always be DeadMoon in my heart of hearts, but you can call me Kevin now. I like comics, corgis, video games, and music a lot. Almost everything I do in my free time revolves around these four things. Mostly corgis....



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