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Phantom Fury Review - Bowling Bombs Away

Ah, Ion Fury. It's a game I remember as fondly as my time with Dusk, Amid Evil, and other modern-day boomer shooters. Certainly, if there was a hall of fame for such games, Ion Fury's Shelly Harrison…

April 22, 2024 | 10:00 EDT

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Wrath: Aeon of Ruin Review - Brutal, Yet Underwhelming

Plenty of boomer shooters launch first in Steam's Early Access, but rarely do they spend as long a time in development as Wrath: Aeon of Ruin. Still, a long development isn't necessarily a bad thing…

February 26, 2024 | 10:00 EST

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Embracer Strikes Again as Layoffs are Reported at 3D Realms [UPDATED]

More layoffs have hit the gaming industry under the severely leaking Embracer umbrella, with more layoffs reported at Danish publisher and developer 3D Realms.  The developer and its development arm…

January 3, 2024 | 02:25 EST

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Kingpin: Reloaded Review - Out of Ammo

The thing I love about remasters for old-school shooters like Quake II and Rise of the Triad: Ludicrous Edition is that I'm able to play these titles without having to jump through hoops for them to…

December 13, 2023 | 11:00 EST

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Realms Deep 2023 Recap: Find all the News & Announcements from 3D Realms Here

Today 3D Realms hosted its Realms Deep 2023 livestream, with a lot of interesting announcements, reveals, and even surprise releases to share with its fans. If you have missed the livestream or…

September 30, 2023 | 10:27 EDT

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New Ripout Trailer Reveals The Dangers Of Space Exploration

3D Realms and Pet Project Games have released a brand new Ripout trailer. Titled "No Safe Place in Space", the trailer highlights some of the monstrosities you'll be facing if you dare to enter the…

June 9, 2023 | 10:23 EDT

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Ripout Preview - Gumming Up The Works

Sometimes, you can wait for something to happen for a long time, then find yourself slightly disappointed in the results. Ripout is a fascinating concept for a video game. Not only is it a body-…

May 25, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

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Tempest Rising PvP Shows its Classic RTS Roots in Promising PvP Gameplay

3D Realms and Slipgate Ironworks released new gameplay of its upcoming real-time-strategy game Tempest Rising.   The video showcases PvP multiplayer gameplay, and more specifically a 1v1 match,…

April 8, 2023 | 04:53 EDT

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CULTIC is an episodic first-person shooter that takes the classic era of PC FPS titles and adds some new things into the mix. The player has a greater degree of movement, as they can dodge and slide…

December 27, 2022 | 10:15 EST

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Final Graven Early Access Update Out Now

Dark fantasy shooter Graven has gone through some ups and downs since it was announced, but it's still going strong, and now, the final Graven Early Access update is live, bringing a bunch of new…

October 25, 2022 | 11:55 EDT

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Cultic Review

I learned it's a bad idea to play Cultic at night. If you're freaked out by chainsaws and get the heebie-jeebies from the paranormal, you're sure to find Cultic a worthwhile fright. It's a pleasant…

October 12, 2022 | 10:00 EDT

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Cultic is a Satisfyingly Grim and Gritty Shooter

Few companies have as much experience as 3D Realms when it comes to retro first-person shooters. Names like Duke Nukem and Shadow Warrior are synonymous with the legendary developer, and that legacy…

June 13, 2022 | 10:00 EDT

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Ripout is Full of Simple, Horrific Pleasures

Developer Pet Project Games was formed by seasoned developers in 2020, the major tagline for the studio is ‘We Make Monsters’, a fitting description of their first major game, Ripout, a co-op Sci-Fi…

June 2, 2022 | 01:00 EDT

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In Space, everyone will hear you scream with Ripout, a new co-op sci-fi horror shooter by indie developer Pet Project Games. Ripout is a simple shooter, where you can go it alone or play co-op with …

May 30, 2022 | 09:26 EDT

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From publisher 3D Realms comes a brand new first-person experience with Graven. Graven is a dark fantasy where you play a faithful priest, exiled to death for a crime you did not commit. You find…

June 21, 2021 | 12:21 EDT

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Graven is Making Some Grave Mistakes

Graven is proof that looks can't get you everything in life; well, at least as far as video games are concerned. This upcoming action RPG that just released on Steam's Early Access is one of my…

June 9, 2021 | 11:00 EDT


Graven Launches onto Steam's Early Access Today

In a surprise release, Graven, a dark-fantasy action-adventure FPS that's inspired by Hexxen, launches on Steam's Early Access today. Graven's Early Access release has one zone to start, with…

May 26, 2021 | 11:32 EDT

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Graven Revives the Spirit of Fantasy Shooters and Immersive Sims

Graven is the newest game developed by Slipgate Ironworks and published by 3D Realms and 1C Entertainment. If you've enjoyed fantasy first-person shooters like Hexen in the days of yesteryear, or…

September 5, 2020 | 02:14 EDT


Wrath: Aeon of Ruin Isn't Like the Good Ol' Days

The name 3D Realms is synonymous to the FPS genre, so with the recent release of their successful heyday throwback Ion Maiden, I was excited to get my hands on the Early Access version of their next…

November 29, 2019 | 12:00 EST

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Wrath: Aeon of Ruin

3D Realms makes its return to the classic FPS genre with Wrath: Aeon of Ruin. Running on Quake 1 tech, it's a blast to the past featuring demonic foes and plenty of blood and gore. Weapons range from…

November 28, 2019 | 08:25 EST

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Duke Nukem 3D Megaton Edition Review

Duke Nukem 3D is a game of almost legendary status. When it was released in 1996, it was widely regarded as one of the best FPSs ever made. Its reputation was what lead to such eager anticipation of…

January 21, 2015 | 09:00 EST