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Dead Island 2 Preview - Rend Thy FLESH

Dead Island 2 is a game that certainly understands what it means to be undead. Despite being announced all the way back in 2014, the game is only just getting ready for release this coming April, and…

March 13, 2023 | 11:05 EDT

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Extended Dead Island 2 Gameplay Trailer Shows Off Zombie-Slaying And More

Deep Silver and developer Dambuster Studios have released a brand new Dead Island 2 gameplay trailer, showing you what kind of zombie-slaying antics you can expect if you make the trip to "Hell-A"…

March 2, 2023 | 10:32 EST

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New Dead Island 2 Release Date Revealed As Zombie Game Goes Gold

The Dead Island 2 release date has been brought forward by a week to celebrate the game finally going gold. Deep Silver and Dambuster Studios will now release the long-awaited open-world zombie…

February 13, 2023 | 10:41 EST

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Metro Exodus Developers Still Working on Next Game Despite War in Ukraine; SDK Released

Today Metro Exodus developer 4A games posted a wide-ranging update on its official site letting the fans know about the current situation of the studio.  While the company's headquarters are…

January 24, 2023 | 11:45 EST

Dead Island 2 Introduces Dani in New Trailer

Dead Island 2 Introduces Dani in New Trailer

A Dead Island 2 trailer introduces us to Dani, a rough and tough chick with a thirst for violence, interesting skills, and one bad-to-the-bone personality to boot.  We first learned about Dead…

January 17, 2023 | 04:10 EST

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Saints Row 4 PC Players To Get All DLC Free Next Week

If you play a lot of Saints Row 4 on PC and you're yet to experience any of the DLC, then Volition has a treat for you. Next week, you'll get a free upgrade to Saints Row 4: Re-Elected, which bundles…

December 2, 2022 | 10:07 EST

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Saints Row Update Brings Enemy Weapon Nerfs And More

The latest Saints Row update, Bright Future, has arrived in Santo Ileso. Version 1.2 of Saints Row comes with over 200 improvements to the game's mechanics and systems, including nerfs to enemy…

November 21, 2022 | 09:05 EST

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Dead Island 2 Release Date Moved To April

After so long in the wilderness, getting the Dead Island 2 release date earlier this year was music to the ears of zombie slayers everywhere. Now, unfortunately, said release date has been pushed…

November 17, 2022 | 08:43 EST

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Dead Island 2

Dead Island 2 is the action horror sequel to Dead Island, which released all the way back in 2011. In the long-awaited sequel, a deadly virus is spreading across Los Angeles and turning its…

October 17, 2022 | 04:33 EDT

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Saints Row Update Aims To Fix The Jank Next Month

A new Saints Row update is in the pipeline, and it's aiming to fix some of the game's legendary bugs and glitches. Volition says that while it would prefer to be discussing roadmaps and game…

October 11, 2022 | 12:12 EDT

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Saints Row Doesn’t Take Advantage of its Perfect Setting

The latest Saints Row is the industry’s latest harsh lesson on how not to do a reboot. It is a mess of a game, one of the most obviously unfinished AAA releases of the last few years. The game-…

September 2, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

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Dead Island 2 Release Date Leaked On Amazon

2011’s hit zombie action game Dead Island may finally have a sequel see the light of day. A Dead Island 2 release date has been seen with a new listing for Dead Island 2 Day One Edition has recently…

August 17, 2022 | 11:22 EDT

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Outward: Definitive Edition Release Date Set for May 2022

The Outward: Definitive Edition release date has been revealed! You'll be able to play the upgraded version of this open-world survival co-op RPG in mid-May 2022 -- and some owners are getting a free…

May 6, 2022 | 03:24 EDT

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Saints Row Reboot Shows Off Character Customization

It's been a while since we heard what was in store for the upcoming reboot of Saints Row. First announced at Gamescom 2021 this reboot has the Saints as a new up and coming gang in the city of Santo…

April 20, 2022 | 03:15 EDT

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Epic Games Store Might Have 15 Free Holiday Games

Billbil-kun, a famous leaker on the French site Dealabs, has announced that Epic Games Store will be giving 14 free games away during the Christmas holidays, including a 15th over the course of a…

December 9, 2021 | 09:35 EST

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Chorus Review

A while back I got a chance to preview Chorus, a game I have been extremely excited about since it was first announced. How could I not be, after all? Space combat with some eldritch horrors that…

December 3, 2021 | 10:00 EST

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Saints Row

Form The Saints in Saints Row, a reboot that will see players taking on Santo Ileso, which is described as the "biggest and best Saints Row playground ever", with players able to explore nine…

October 14, 2021 | 11:54 EDT

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Saints Row Cars and Combat Explored in New Video

A new video showcases Saints Row cars, combat, and car combat in a pre-release version of the game -- and it certainly looks like this new open-world game will live up to the spirit of Volition's…

October 13, 2021 | 03:38 EDT

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Saints Row Districts Detailed in New Trailer

A new trailer has revealed some details about the Saints Row Districts -- and it also gives us some insights into the world of Santo Ileso and how it compares to previous Saints Row games. A new …

October 12, 2021 | 03:10 EDT


Dark Space-Shooter Chorus Launching This December

Chorus, a dark-space shooter, has been revealed to be launching on December 3, 2021 by publisher Deep Silver and developer Fishlabs for Xbox Series X and Xbox One, the PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4…

September 23, 2021 | 10:54 EDT

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Chorus Could be Fantastic With Some Polish

To say that Chorus is up my alley is very likely one of the biggest understatements of the year. This game isn't just a little up my alley, it's literally the entire alley. So when I was given a…

September 23, 2021 | 10:00 EDT

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Saints Row Reboot Announced at Gamescom 2021

Gamescom 2021 had its opening night today, and with it came a not-unexpected announcement. A confirmation that a reboot of the beloved Saints Row series is on the way…

August 25, 2021 | 02:15 EDT

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Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition Drops as Low as 512p on Xbox Series S

It looks like the Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition resolution struggles on the Xbox Series S according to a new report from Digital Foundry — it can drop as low as 512p in some sections of the game.…

June 16, 2021 | 05:06 EDT

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Iron Harvest: Operation Eagle Review

After a somewhat brief expansion with its first paid downloadable content, Iron Harvest: Operation Eagle comes back with a weighty DLC that introduces the Americans into the world of steampunk mechs…

May 27, 2021 | 11:00 EDT

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Iron Harvest DLC Operation Eagle Adds New Faction Next Month

King Art Games has announced the first major Iron Harvest DLC pack for the alternate history RTS. Titled Operation Eagle, the DLC will add a brand new faction, a new campaign, more maps, and plenty…

April 29, 2021 | 10:29 EDT

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Metro Exodus PC Enhanced Edition Brings Better Reflections And DLSS 2.0

4A Games has revealed what you can expect if you pick up Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition on PC. It'll add support for advanced ray tracing features and DLSS 2.0 and will be free if you already own …

February 15, 2021 | 10:42 EST

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Gods Will Fall Roadmap Revealed, New Gods And Levels On The Way

Clever Beans and Deep Silver have released a Gods Will Fall roadmap. New God encounters and levels are coming to the game, along with extra gear, skills, and cosmetics. There's also some free DLC on…

February 8, 2021 | 10:53 EST

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Gods Will Fall Review

The camera pans over a beach covered in the wooden corpses of what used to be sturdy warships. Eight figures pick themselves up from the sand and begin their march towards one of the ten dark and…

January 28, 2021 | 08:00 EST

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Kill Your Gods in Gods Will Fall

Deicide is a surprisingly common event in video games. Whether it's someone with godly powers or an actual deity, none are safe from resourceful players and the characters they control. Even the term…

December 18, 2020 | 10:00 EST

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Dead Island 2 is Still Alive, Apparently

Dead Island 2 has had a tumultuous history to say the least, but it now appears that there might be some light at the end of the tunnel. Earlier today, the Official Deep Silver Twitter broke its…

December 3, 2020 | 10:11 EST

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Gods Will Fall

Gods Will Fall is an action-adventure game where you must fight, and slay, the gods before they bring upon you a merciless death.  You are the last hope for humanity, one of eight survivors from a…

December 2, 2020 | 10:37 EST

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Metro Exodus Coming to Next-Gen, Next Metro Game Will Have Multiplayer

4A Games has released a blog post detailing new things coming to the Metro series as it's the tenth anniversary since Metro 2033 has been released. As a result of the tenth year anniversary, you can…

November 25, 2020 | 11:15 EST


Metro Redux And Other Deep Silver Titles Are Now on The Cloud

Publisher and developer Deep Silver has teamed up with Blacknut, a cloud gaming service that now hosts over 400 'premium' games. These games include Metro 2033 Redux, Saints Row IV: Re-elected and…

October 15, 2020 | 11:15 EDT

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Iron Harvest's Campaign Co-Op Mode is Coming Soon

Iron Harvest was just released yesterday, and already there's a road map for the rest of September, showing what you can expect from the RTS game this month. */ The first week of September is just…

September 2, 2020 | 12:25 EDT

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Iron Harvest Review

Its been a while since we’ve had a massive real-time strategy campaign to play through. Iron Harvest, based on art created by the Jakub Rozalski and the board game Scythe, looks to deliver one of the…

September 1, 2020 | 05:35 EDT

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Windbound Review

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and if that’s true, Zelda’s cheeks will be redder than the blood moon when players get their hands on Windbound when it launches. In Windbound,…

August 28, 2020 | 09:00 EDT

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Chorus Shows Off Dogfighting Chops

Gamescom Opening Night Live revealed a new trailer showing gameplay of the upcoming sci-fi action game, Chorus. There's not a lot to say about the trailer other than it appears to be a fast-paced…

August 27, 2020 | 03:30 EDT

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A Pathfinder: Kingmaker Guide to Sorcerers

The use of magic is a popular mechanical choice in the Pathfinder RPG. Of the many classes and archetypes found in the game, magic is present in two-thirds of them in some form, be it casting divine…

August 18, 2020 | 08:00 EDT

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Pathfinder: Kingmaker Definitive Edition is A Near Hit

Pathfinder: Kingmaker is a game I both love and hate. The sheer amount of options and content, combined with faithfully adapting the tabletop setting makes for an experience reminiscent of BioWare’s…

August 18, 2020 | 10:00 EDT

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Iron Harvest Steams Ahead with Mechs

Iron Harvest is a return to the traditional, competitive style real-time strategy genre. Set in a fictional alternate timeline after the Great War (World War I), Iron Harvest offers numerous sets of…

August 14, 2020 | 09:00 EDT

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Iron Harvest

Iron Harvest is a real-time strategy game built in the same world as the board game Scythe. Iron Harvest is an impressive game combining a large campaign, competitive online multiplayer, and AI…

August 21, 2020 | 11:24 EDT

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A Pathfinder: Kingmaker Guide to Fighters

In my Pathfinder: Kingmaker Chargen guide, I mentioned towards the end the four classes I would recommend for new players, mostly for their ease of use and utility. Kingmaker is a pretty complex and…

August 10, 2020 | 09:00 EDT

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Windbound Sets Sail In The Wrong Direction

Love On First Sight... Disappointment on Second. It's almost impossible not to fall in love with Windbound the minute its opening cutscene begins to play. Its music enthralled me, its…

August 5, 2020 | 10:00 EDT

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Chargen - Character Generation for Pathfinder: Kingmaker

The Definitive Edition of Pathfinder: Kingmaker is finally coming to consoles with an all new turn-based mode, and with that, it is a chance to introduce Pathfinder to a whole new audience. Kingmaker…

July 28, 2020 | 09:00 EDT

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Chargen - Character Generation for Pathfinder: Kingmaker

The Definitive Edition of Pathfinder: Kingmaker is finally coming to consoles with an all new turn-based mode, and with that, it is a chance to introduce Pathfinder to a whole new audience. Kingmaker…

January 18, 2038 | 10:14 EST

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Survive the deadly world of Aurai in Outward, a survival-style RPG from developer Nine Dot Studios. You are not a destined hero, but rather a lowly peasant with the desire for adventure. Use diverse…

September 5, 2020 | 01:21 EDT

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Windbound is a "survivial-crafting" RPG adventure set amidst a series of islands. It's very similar to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild in its gameplay and visuals, though the story is unique…

June 14, 2020 | 06:19 EDT

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Windbound Coming August 28

Right at the start of the Escapist Indie Showcase today, a new gameplay trailer for Windbound was revealed. It looks very similar to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, even having a hang-glide…

June 11, 2020 | 12:19 EDT