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Dead Cells Has Sold Two Million Copies, Rise of the Giant DLC Now Available On Consoles

Developer Motion Twin has just announced that their acclaimed Metroidvania platformer Dead Cells (Our Review) has sold two million copies since its final release in August last year. Additionally, the developer…

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Coverage Club: Jump King Takes Frustration Platforming to New Heights

Say what you will, but I like frustration platformers. There’s something immensely satisfying about breaking through a seemingly impossible challenge and mastering difficult controls. Then you have something like Getting…

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EGX Rezzed 2019 – Chatting With Size Five Games About Lair of the Clockwork God

A week before EGX Rezzed, Dan Marshall and the team at Size Five Games unveiled their new game: Lair of the Clockwork God. Although technically the third part in the Dan +…

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Gato Roboto Is The World’s Cutest Metroidvania

There’s no shortage of Metroidvania games nowadays. Recent entries in this genre, such as Hollow Knight, Dead Cells, and Axiom Verge, don’t shy away from incorporating a more dark or serious…

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Wizard of Legend Adding Boss Rush Mode for One Year Anniversary

The spell-slinging indie game Wizard of Legend is celebrating its one year anniversary this month. In celebration for that one-year milestone, developer Contingent9 is planning to add something new –…

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Dead Cells Coming To iOS Devices This Summer

Dead Cells was released on August 7 last year for Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. That was already six platforms in a single release.…

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Himno 2 Announced As Free Platformer Himno Hits 100k Downloads

Peaceful procedurally-generated platformer Himno has hit 100,000 downloads during its first week on Steam. The game is currently available as a completely free title. Himno‘s creator David Moralejo Sánchez says he originally…

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GOG Sales For Classic Epic Games and THQ Nordic: Unreal, Jazz Jackrabbit, Darksiders, ELEX, Spellforce, And More

Yesterday GOG kicked off the Star Wars Day celebrations with a Star Wars games sale, which also brought back the classic Star Wars: Battlefront from 2004. That sale is still going until…

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Risk of Rain 2 Roadmap Outlines Upcoming Updates

Risk of Rain 2 is a brilliant sequel to its 2D roguelike predecessor. Already it’s received critical acclaim from fans on Steam, and it’s been less than a month since…

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Cuphead Update 1.2 Lets Mugman Star And Brings Fully Animated Cutscenes

While we’re still waiting for the upcoming DLC Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course, a new free update to this shoot ’em up game adds a few new features worth checking out.…

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