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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…

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Sonic Mania Delayed, Project Sonic 2017 Receives Official Name

Sega announced that Sonic Mania has been delayed from spring 2017 to summer during a panel at South by Southwest on March 16. The publisher also revealed that Project Sonic 2017…

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Nefarious Review – No Evil Deed Goes Unpunished

Traditionally, games about games have always been a bit divisive. Some think that they stand on the shoulders of giants, contributing little and coasting on nostalgia. Others see games trying…

Mighty No 9 Gets Final Hardware Survey

Mighty No. 9 Review – Not the MegaMan for the Job

It’s hard to talk about Mighty No. 9 without also discussing the game’s troubled release. Missed release dates, a change in art design, and a baffling second Kickstarter while the…

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Adventures of Pip Release Date Announced

Tic-Toc Games has announced that their game Adventures of Pip will be released in May of 2015.  The action-platformer will be available for Mac and PC on Steam as well…