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The Liar Princess and The Blind Prince Sees Light Next Year

NIS America announced that gorgeous puzzle-platformer The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince will be coming to PS4 and Switch sometime in 2019. Initially revealed as part of the “Summer of Nippon Ichi”…

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Q.U.B.E. 2 Review – Double Helix

Ahh, the original Q.U.B.E. What a good game. One of the cleaner cuts from a long line of puzzle platformers, Toxic Games’ Q.U.B.E. had it all. Puzzle mechanics that moved beyond overdone pixel hunts, compelling…

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Light Fall Preview – Breaking New Ground

Do you believe in love at first sight? If not, Light Fall ought to make you think otherwise. Simple, yet visually stunning environments encompass a puzzling platformer experience that will…

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Fe Review – A Relaxing Glide

After playing a preview of Fe with Zoink! Games in New York City, I was excited to get my hands on the full game and jump into its world. Fe follows…

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Crossing Souls Preview – 80s Pixel Puzzles

It was the cutscenes that first drew me to Crossing Souls, and that’s not a statement I’ve ever uttered before. The Saturday morning cartoon feel and VHS filter had me intrigued…

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Catherine Full Body Revealed, Remake Coming to PS4 and Vita

Announced in Weekly Famitsu, Catherine Full Body is a remake of Atlus’s surreal puzzle game and set to be released for the PS4 and Vita. As reported upon by Gematsu, among others, Catherine…

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Ubisoft Reflections Releases New Game Ode for PC

Ubisoft Reflections, the studio behind Grow Home, Grow Up, and Atomega, revealed and released their newest game Ode yesterday, November 27th. The puzzle-platformer is playable in the US and UK only on PC. Check out…

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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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A Rose in the Twilight Review – Creepy, Cute, Captivating

A Rose in the Twilight is the latest by Nippon Ichi Software the developers behind The Firefly Diary and Yomawari: Night Alone. Keeping to their unique, creepy and cute art style, A Rose in…

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The Inner Darkness Review – Pretty Indie Puzzles

2D puzzle platformers are a jam I’ve been into for a long time, along with discovering little-known indie games. Short and succinct always wins over long and dragged out, which…