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MTG Arena now available on mobile

Magic: The Gathering Arena Mobile iOS Preview

Finally, at long last, Magic: The Gathering Arena comes to mobile devices and the results, so far, are quite impressive.
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Chronicle of Innsmouth: Mountains of Madness Deserves Investigation

Chronicle of Innsmouth: Mountains of Madness mixes charming adventure game aesthetic with horrid cosmic beings from beyond our comprehension.
Evil Genius 2 Pre-Launch Preview cover

Evil Genius 2 Provides a Serious Challenge for Strategy Fans

Evil Genius 2 has you trying to take over the world. Unfortunately, you're surrounded by an army comprised of complete idiots.
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30XX is Faster, Sharper, and Getting Better

30XX is now on Early Access and the current build is stellar, mixing together the fluidity of an action platformer with roguelike elements admirably.
Kill Team Pariah Nexus

Kill Team Pariah Nexus Preview

We take a look at the brand new Kill Team expansion, Pariah Nexus. We look at what it contains, and who the product is for.
World of Tanks Miniatures Game

Video to Tabletop: World of Tanks Miniatures Game

The World of Tanks Miniatures Game is complex with a high skill ceiling but can it last in the long run?
TTCombat's Spray Paints

TTCombat Spray Paints Preview

We take a look at TTCombat's 26 Flavors of Spray with TTCombat's new spray paint range.
High Noon board game

High Noon Preview

We take a peek inside the box of High Noon, a new Wild West board game coming to Kickstarter.
Wraith: The Oblivion - Afterlife

Wraith: The Oblivion - Afterlife Preview

Wraith: The Oblivion - Afterlife is another attempt at a good game in the World of Darkness. If it continues on the path it is on, it could actually do it
Lust From Beyond Monsters

Lust From Beyond Is Tame For An Erotic Horror

This preview for Lust from Beyond manages to be extremely boring and unforgettable despite it being marketed as an erotic horror game.
Horror Story: Hallowseed Effigy

Horror Story: Hallowseed is Wicked Cool

Sometimes you just go camping with your friends, get too drunk, and try to fend off demonic possession.
Guilty Gear Strive

Guity Gear Strive's Rollback Netcode is a Revelation

Guilty Gear Strive's first open beta has proven that rollback netcode needs to become the future for fighting games.
Postal 4 No Regerts Key Art

Postal 4: No Regerts Left Me With Plenty Of Regerts

Postal 4 is a game that many might argue doesn't really need to exist, but does it do enough to justify itself in the modern age of gaming?
There’s a surprising amount of creativity that has come from deck builder games over the last couple of years. Upon seeing the great standards put forth by the likes of Slay The Spire, one might assume they would all latch on but time has proven this isn’t true. From the subtle darkness of Ring of Pain to the intriguing preview of The Amazing American Circus, there is just so much going on. Fights in Tight Spaces is no different. Grabbing little bits of all those mentioned games as well a little SuperHot, i

Fights in Tight Spaces Stylishly Mixes Superhot and Slay the Spire

Fights in Tight Spaces comes off strikingly unique, even if it could benefit from shaking up the moment to moment. It's stylish, fun and oh so replayable. 
The Amazing American Circus

Come One, Come All to the Amazing American Circus

The Amazing American Circus combines Darkest Dungeon and Slay the Spire to great effect in its limited demo
valheim

Valheim Defies Odds as a Bug-Free Early Access Survival Game

It has vikings, Norse mythology, low-poly graphics, and fantasy elements. Still, Valheim hasn't quite captivated me yet, but it is easily one of the most polished, competent titles in Early Access to date.
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Evil Genius 2 is a Promising Revival of a Classic Strategy Game

We explore how to be the world's greatest criminal mastermind in Evil Genius 2, a highly-anticipated sequel to the classic strategy game from 2004.
Lab Rat Preview Feature

Lab Rat Puts You To The Test

Chump Team's new narrative puzzler shines due to its central AI character whose approach to "machine learning" is like nothing you've seen before
Freedom Five

Freedom Five Preview

Defenders of the Realm gets a superhero twist with Freedom Five.
Dystopian Wars: Hunt for the Prometheus

Dystopian Wars: Hunt for the Prometheus Preview

We preview the new nautical wargame Dystopian Wars: Hunt for the Prometheus 2-player starter set.
Blue Fire

Blue Fire is a Beautiful but Buggy Union of Zelda and Dark Souls

Zelda Souls is finally real, and the marriage of the two formulas is seamless. But constant crashes and bugged boss fights make Blue Fire impossible to fully experience.
Hauma Preview Ballroom

Hauma Offers a Taste of Sweet Revenge

Attacked and left for dead, an ex-detective tries to get her revenge on the people who wronged her. She quickly finds herself in over her head with a vast conspiracy.
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Get a Running Start on Lunark

Run and tumble through the future in Lunark, an upcoming indie 2D sci-fi platformer with gorgeous retro graphics.
Roguebook

The Roguebook Demo is Interesting, but Needs to go Off Book

Roguelike deck-builder, Roguebook, offers and interesting Slay the Spire like experience that could do with a little bit more