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Mega Man 11

The blue bomber returns for his 30th anniversary in Mega Man 11. Developed by Capcom, Mega Man 11 is the latest in the main entry of classic Mega Man games,…

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Guacamelee 2 Review – Mo’ Mexiverse, Mo’ Problems

It has been seven years since the events of the first Guacamelee. A washed-up Juan is called back into action when three sacred relics threaten the “Mexiverse”. His ensuing journey…

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The Messenger Review – What Can Ninjas Do for You?

Has it really been four years since Shovel Knight? With precision platforming and a killer soundtrack, Yacht Club Games’ stellar debut instantly set the standard for what a retro-inspired game could be.…

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Hollow Knight Coming to PS4 and Xbox One Spring 2019

Great news for console owners as Team Cherry and Skybound Games announce that their acclaimed metroidvania Hollow Knight will get a physical and digital release for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One…

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Tiny Hands Adventure Review – A T-Rex and His Shortcomings

When your arms and hands are awkwardly proportioned compared to the rest of your body, simple tasks are difficult. Borti, the happy-go-lucky T-Rex, decides to take matters into his own hands…

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Light Fall

Set within the Forgotten World of Numbra, a mysterious boy finds himself thrown into deteriorating environments cursed with eternal night. Relying on the Shadow Core, luck, and determination, you must…

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Runic Games Announce Release Date for Zelda-like Platformer Hob

Runic Games, the acclaimed indie developer behind Torchlight and Torchlight II, have announced a release date of September 26th for their next title, Hob. Hob marks a bit of a departure from the…

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Mighty No. Whine? – Kickstarter Physical Game Box Backers Speak Their Mind

In a year that’s rich with wonderful new releases, it might be hard to think back on a game that missed the mark from years past. However, most gamers would…

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Jotun Free on GOG Ahead of Sundered Release (Updated)

(Update: The free copy of Jotun: Valhalla Edition is also available on Steam as well as GOG as originally reported.) Thunder Lotus Games have announced that their next hand drawn…

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Failed Mascots – Blinx The Time Sweeper

Whether it’s for cereal boxes, television shows, football teams, or major companies, mascots play a role in almost any business. In the video game world, it’s no exception either. For…