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Super Crate Box Loots And Shoots Its Way Onto Nintendo Switch October 1st

Vlambeer’s frantic Super Crate Box finally has a release date for Nintendo Switch. The game is coming to Nintendo’s console on October 1st, having originally been announced for it back in March…

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Subverse Early Access Launch Canceled As Release Plans Change

The Subverse Early Access release has been canceled in light of advice given to the developers from new team members and mentors within the industry. While this will not affect this…

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Farming Roguelite Atomicrops Comes to the Epic Games Store This September

The Atomicrops early access release date has been announced by the game’s publisher. Developed by Bird Bath Games and published by Raw Fury, you’ll be able to get your hands on an…

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Freedom Finger Censored Mode Will Protect Your Delicate Sensibilities

Hilariously offensive SHMUP Freedom Finger has a bit of an issue with family friendliness, namely that the ship is a giant middle finger and some of the characters swear like sailors.…

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My Friend Pedro Review – Max Pedro

My Friend Pedro is like if Sonic the Hedgehog went on a drug-fueled killing spree. It’s a nonsensical and gleeful mess of acrobatic murder that refuses to take itself seriously.…

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Subverse Kickstarter Makes $2+ Million, Hits Top 20 of Gaming Campaigns

The Subverse Kickstarter has cleared £1,668,546 (just under $2.18 million) by the close of its campaign, making it one of the top 20 most successful gaming Kickstarters in the crowdfunding platform’s…

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The Textorcist Mashes up Bullet Hell and Typing, Coming to Steam in February

The Textorcist: The Story of Ray Bibbia is an upcoming Steam release from developer MorbidWare and publisher Headup that mashes together bullet hell mechanics and typing. No, really. Demons are…

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R-Type Dimensions Coming to Switch, PC Later This Year

Tozai Games announced that classic sidescrolling shooter R-Type Dimensions will come to both Switch and PC sometime later this year. The Switch and PC versions of R-Type Dimensions come with two…

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Coverage Club: Tracking the Tanks

Coverage Club is our weekly series of smaller impressions in the style of full reviews. Games can range from brand new titles hitting Early Access to older hidden gems that never got…

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Classic Arcade Game Monkey King: Master of the Clouds Coming To PC & Consoles

Monkey King: Master of the Clouds, the Western version of the classic Japanese arcade game Chuka Taisen, will be heading to PC and consoles this summer according to a press release…