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Underworld Ascendant Review – Unworthy Descendant

What was it like to play Ultima Underworld: The Stygian Abyss? Beyond its myriad technical achievements, the world of the Abyss was a place that felt alive. Banished for a…

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Learning The Rope Spell – A Return to Underworld Ascendant

At the very beginning of 2018, I discovered Underworld Ascendant at PAX South. At the time, the team just had a small demo that threw me into the thick of things.…

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It’s Going to Get Weird: A Chat with Sam Lake and Courtney Hope About Control

I’m super excited for Control. I got to see the game at E3, I got to talk to its director, and when I went to New York Comic Con 2018…

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Control

Control is the next title from acclaimed developer Remedy Entertainment as they shift to go multi-platform with this AAA New Weird third-person action experience. Once known by the project name…

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Underworld Ascendant Release Date Announced

OtherSide Entertainment released a new trailer for Underworld Ascendant today at Gamescom 2018, and it includes its long-awaited release date: November 15. It is the spiritual successor of the Ultima Underworld games, developed by…

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We Talked to Control’s Director About Refrigerators, John Wick, and Dogs. Oh, and the Game

At E3 2018 I saw the trailer for Control during Sony’s press conference. Immediately I knew it’d be one of the most interesting games that I’d be seeing this year.…

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Overkill’s The Walking Dead Is A Mess I Want to Improve

Up until now, when I think of video games based on The Walking Dead, I think of Telltale. Their narrative games started a revolution that led to an entirely new…

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Open World Survival Game Memories Of Mars Now Available On Steam Early Access

Memories of Mars, an open-world survival game set on the red planet, is now available on Steam Early Access. We first got hands-on with Memories of Mars at PAX South 2018…

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Banner Saga 3 Gets a Release Date, Mobile Platforms Coming Later

Indie game developer Stoic has announced the release date for the third installment into their turn-based RPG series Banner Saga. Banner Saga 3 will launch July 24, 2018, for PC,…

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Scrap Bug Bots & Pop Players In Memories Of Mars

I had the good fortune to participate in the latest Memories of Mars playtest. This upcoming survival shooter is under development by Limbic Entertainment and being published by 505 Games. Our Reviews…