Richard Costa

Richard Costa

Staff Writer

Hack for hire, indentured egghead, maverick thoughtcriminal. Mainly interested in Western RPGs, first-person immersion, turn-based tactics, point-and-clickers, and card jousting.

Articles by Richard Costa

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Heavy Rain Review – Bad Weather Port Report

Review

Some might disagree that a PC port merits a full review. A port report would probably be more to the point, especially if the reviewer already played the console version.

Published: Fri, 07/05/2019 - 12:00
Russian Defense Minister Claims Metal Gear Series Aims To Manipulate Youth

Russian Defense Minister Claims Metal Gear Series Is Used by US To Manipulate Youth

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According to a report from fact-checking website Polygraph, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Andrei Kartapolov h

Published: Mon, 07/01/2019 - 21:59
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Outer Wilds Review – Groundhog Universe

Review

There is something deeply human about the thrill of exploration. Space exploration, in particular, speaks to our innermost nature, as creatures who exist in tiny bubbles of liveable conditions.

Published: Tue, 06/25/2019 - 12:00
First PC Flight Test For Halo: Reach Scheduled For Next Week

First PC Flight Test For Halo: Reach Tentatively Scheduled For Next Week

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According to the latest update on Halo Waypoint, if everything goes according to plan PC players can expect the first fli

Published: Fri, 06/21/2019 - 18:12
Auctions for ARPG Breach And Its Technology Open For Bids

ARPG Breach And Its Technology Up For Auction

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Heritage Global Patents & Trademarks is currently conducting a sealed-bid auction of QC Games' IP, which includes the popular ARPG Breach, its technology, trademarks, and service layer

Published: Fri, 06/21/2019 - 16:58
Your Actions Will Have Consequences in Mount & Blade II Bannerlord

Your Actions Will Have Consequences in Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord

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The latest update on Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord shares some information about a core fe

Published: Fri, 06/21/2019 - 13:43
Gears 5 Won't Have A Season Pass, Gear Packs, Or Loot Box Content

Gears 5 Won't Have A Season Pass, Gear Packs, Or Loot Box Content

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The Coalition studio has just posted an update on the official Gears 5 website on how players will earn content in the game.

Published: Fri, 06/21/2019 - 13:15
Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Experiencing Online Issues

Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled Experiencing Online Issues

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The frenzied kart racer Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is out today, and as both a single-player and multiplayer game, it was bound to have a couple of issues upon release.

Published: Fri, 06/21/2019 - 10:11
GameStop Reveals Top 10 Most Sought-After Games Out of E3 2019

GameStop Reveals Top 10 Most Pre-Ordered Out of E3 2019

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GameStop has published a top 10 list of th

Published: Thu, 06/20/2019 - 22:32
Latest Fortnite Files Include 20 New Limited Time Modes During 14 Days of Summer Event

Latest Fortnite Files Include 20 New Limited Time Modes During 14 Days of Summer Event

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According to a leak data-mined by FortniteIntel, the latest Fortnite v9.30 update files included 20 new Limited Time Modes, which are expected to come up during the upcoming 14 Days of Sum

Published: Thu, 06/20/2019 - 20:15
Final Japanese Nintendo 3DS Game Mobile Ball Canceled

Final Japanese Nintendo 3DS Game Mobile Ball Canceled

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All console platforms have a lifespan and eventually die out due to lack of support or new titles.

Published: Thu, 06/20/2019 - 18:21
GTA Online Will Soon Open The Diamond Casino & Resort in Los Santos

GTA Online Casino Coming Soon With The Diamond Casino and Resort

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If you've been driving around the Los Santos Freeway recently, you probably noticed a new construction project at a small building between Vinewood Hills and the scenic backdrop of the Tataviam Mou

Published: Thu, 06/20/2019 - 16:14