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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…

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Coverage Club: Stars and Skies

This is your pilot speaking. Please secure all your valuables and keep your tray tables to an upright position. As we close in on the stratosphere, please look outside your…

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Frantic Shooter Psyvariar Delta Coming This Summer For Switch, PS4

Classic vertically-scrolling shooter Psyvariar has been given a release window in Western territories for Nintendo Switch and PS4. Retitled Psyvariar Delta and boasting new modes and features, the game will be coming to…

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Steredenn’s Binary Stars Expansion is Free on Steam

The headbangin’ procedural space shooter Steredenn is a heck of a good time. Readers of Coverage Club already know this, but it’s worth repeating. Especial since developer Pixelnest Studio has released a massive…

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Coverage Club: Insane in the Fast Lane

Welcome to Coverage Club, our regular series where we shift our critical eye towards smaller games that deserve some attention. Each week, our review editors select two titles and provide…

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X-Morph: Defense Review – There Goes the Neighborhood

I remember being entranced at a young age by building destruction animations in early RTS titles. Red Alert 2 included buildings exploding and falling apart in realistic detail, from your…