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July 31, 2014

Why Shadowrun: Dragonfall sets a good example for crowdfunded games

Tyler Colp 1 comments

Harebrained Schemes’ 2012 Kickstarter campaign for Shadowrun: Returns still sits near the top of the most funded games on the crowdfunding platform. Now that the...

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July 18, 2014

The stories of Unturned: Of deadly zombies, mullets and golf clubs

Tyler Colp 1 comments

Unlike most Steam Early Access games, Unturned doesn’t have a lot of potential to be good, because after playing it this week, I know that...

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May 19, 2014

Of all the things I’ve Early Accessed, I’ve accessed Hawken the most…

Steve Tom Sawyer 0 comments

Hawken was the unexpected darling of E3 two years ago; a time bereft of mech titles, even on the horizon. At the time, we didn’t know...

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May 8, 2014

Demo of the week: Zenzizenzic

Olivia Cottrell 0 comments

If I’m writing about a game with a name like Zenzizenzic you know I must really like it, because there’s no way in hell a journalist...

Mercenary-Kings
April 15, 2014

Review: Mercenary Kings’ ode to Metal Slug falls short of expectations

Steve Tom Sawyer 0 comments

Tribute Games’ love letter to Metal Slug hits all the right notes, but plays them in the wrong order. Tribute Games has the distinction of...

Arcane Worlds - Preview - Feature
March 19, 2014

Preview: Arcane Worlds has a ways to go, but it’s still a fun sandbox to play around in

David Sanchez 0 comments

There’s no denying that Arcane Worlds is a niche game in its purest form. There’s also no denying that more development time could go a...

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March 6, 2014

Review: Love tears out your heart, dares you to win it back

Marcus Beard 0 comments

After ten minutes inside the bleak, hostile world of Love my frustration faded in a warm, meditative acceptance of the game’s central motivator: failure. Love is...

Hot Dog Heartache - Preview - Feature
February 28, 2014

Preview: Hot Dog Heartache is a nostalgic throwback to ’90s cartoons

Michael Engle 0 comments

I’d like to preface this preview by saying that I have not viewed any of the multitude of Let’s Play videos featuring Hot Dog Heartache...

Drunken Robot Pornography - PC Review - Feature
February 28, 2014

Review: Drunken Robot Pornography offers crazy 2D bullet-hell thrills in a 3D FPS

David Sanchez 0 comments

Dejobaan Games has developed quite the knack for giving its entertaining, offbeat games equally entertaining and offbeat titles. Such is the case with Drunken Robot...

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February 28, 2014

Review: The Last Door delivers quality horror but closes shut on gameplay

Olivia Cottrell 1 comments

I write this as a warning. The things I have witnessed — the horrors from the beyond — they must not claim another soul. Already...