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A Venture Into the Darkened Alleys of Lamplight City

Lamplight City is a steampunk-styled detective story from Shardlight and A Golden Wake developer Francisco Gonzalez of Grundislav Games. With five cases and an overarching mystery to solve, this preview…

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Venture into Lamplight City’s Steampunk Alleys on September 13th

According to a Twitter post by game developer Francisco Gonzalez of Grundislav Games, their latest offering, the steampunk detective story Lamplight City will be released on September 13. LAMPLIGHT CITY…

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Hellenica Review – An Ancient Greek, Steampunk Tactical RPG

Tactical RPGs are plentiful on handheld devices and many are amazing examples of the genre like the Tactics Ogre and Fire Emblem franchises.  However, even with the multitude of games…

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Steamworld Heist Review – Steaming Hot!

Steampunk. Robot. Cowboys. Three words that when uttered, give you an immediate vision of what they might look like. Steaming pieces of rusty scrap metal fighting it out in stylish…

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First Impressions of Fabula Mortis: Concepts Don’t Make a Game

“Design must seduce, shape, and perhaps more importantly, evoke an emotional response.” – April Greiman   Fabula Mortis is able to do this, but in the wrong ways. Unfortunately for…

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SteamWorld Dig Review – Dig Deep for Adventure

SteamWorld Dig is a 2D Platformer which has been out for the PC and Nintendo 3DS for a few months now, and has received ratings that definitely well deserved. Putting…