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Delve Underground with a Cute Dragon Girl in Miasma Caves

I’ve been following Miasma Caves ever since Play NYC 2017. Every hands-on demo I’ve played has had a time limit of under ten minutes, something that was put in place by…

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Vane Review – Pain

Every developer wants to release Journey. I can’t really blame them, it’s an indie darling and basically the go-to example of how to do artsy games that everyone can enjoy. I…

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Paint a Beautiful World in Eastshade, Coming to PC Next Month

Eastshade is an upcoming game from the appropriately-named Eastshade Studios with a particularly calming theme and the Eastshade release date has just been announced. If you’ve never head of Eastshade, well… that’s not…

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Colorfiction Announces Surreal Horror Game Ode to a Moon

Back at PlayNYC I got a chance to talk to Max Arocena, also known as Colorfiction, about his game 0°N 0°W. I was in love with the game’s style and…

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Transference

Transference is an escape-room inspired game that aims to take the first person exploration genre to a new level with a haunting mystery, psychological thriller elements and more. Playable both…

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FAR: Lone Sails Review – Greatness in Small Things

Most games are developed as an attempt to emulate the most successful games of their respective niche. At best, developers try to distinguish their games cosmetically. Such games can still…

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FAR: Lone Sails

FAR: Lone Sails is an exploration adventure video game developed by Swiss studio Okomotive. It is the studio’s first game. It released on Microsoft Windows and OS X on 17…

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Sea of Thieves Review – Yarr, It Be No Man’s Sea

From a conceptual standpoint, Sea of Thieves represents the next frontier of what is possible in gaming. After all, it is a game that revolves around giving the player an…

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Fe Demo First Impressions

When I was in New York City recently, I had the opportunity for a hands on demo of Fe, an action adventure game from Swedish developer Zoink. Fe will be…

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Sunless Skies Encourages Exploration with the Exploration Update

Sunless Skies, the latest release from Failbetter Games and the semi-sequel to Sunless Sea, released its latest update on January 31st entitled Exploration. Incorporating much of the work from the…