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Sapiens is an ambitious indie life simulator set on a massive scale, but is that large scale enough to carry it to prominence?

Clanfolk Farm Closeup Preview

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Clanfolk is a game that, under the surface of a well made, simple structure to follow, you have a survival experience as hardcore as it gets.

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Alaloth: Champions of the Four Kingdoms is a CPRG that blends the more action-oriented combat of Diablo with more traditional, CRPG sensibilities.

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In Steelrising, you play as an automaton dispatched by Marie Antoinette to kill the robo-armies of Louis XVI. Is the game as good as that premise is

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Ripout is a co-op horror-shooter from developer Pet Project Games that shows a lot of great design ideas and gameplay promise.

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In our V Rising preview, learn how the game brings a vampiric flair to the survival crafting sandbox, letting you build the gothic castle of your

Kao running through a forest level in Kao the Kangaroo

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Platforming's unlikeliest hero Kao the Kangaroo is getting the reboot-slash-sequel treatment. Can this revival match the 3D platforming classics?

Daymare: 1994 Sandcastle Frozen Enemies

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Daymare: 1994 Sandcastle's Steam Next Fest demo showed off some fancy new toys and dangers lurking within a military research center.

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Vincent Lade's Witching Hour is an indie horror witchy puzzle game releasing in April, with a gloomy, creepy Steam Next Fest demo to explore.

The lab environment in Forest Grove

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We take a look at Forest Grove, a sci-fi mystery adventure from Miga Games. A young woman has disappeared, and you need to figure out where she's

The player talking to an NPC in Elden Ring

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Elden Ring is shaping up to be a bold, brave evolution of the Soulslike formula. Read our preview to find out why there's a good chance you'll love

The logo for Salt and Sacrifice

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Salt and Sanctuary was a pretty good Metroidvania, all things considered. Will follow-up Salt and Sacrifice live up to its legend? Find out in our

The key art for Firegirl: Hack 'n Splash Rescue

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TechRaptor takes a look at firefighting platformer Firegirl: Hack 'n Splash Rescue. Will it set the gaming world alight? Check out this preview to

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Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous is a different beast when compared to Kingmaker. This, however, showcases the strength of the franchise and the

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Chronicle of Innsmouth: Mountains of Madness mixes charming adventure game aesthetic with horrid cosmic beings from beyond our comprehension.

Horror Story: Hallowseed Effigy

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

Guilty Gear Strive

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Guilty Gear Strive's first open beta has proven that rollback netcode needs to become the future for fighting games.

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Nioh 2 delivers a rather solid PC port, but still has some issues plaguing it that feel held over from the original game.

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

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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

Yakuza 3 Remastered PC

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Yakuza Remastered Collection has finally hit PC and the wait was absolutely worth it.

Monster Camp Title Screen

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A first look at the demo for Monster Camp, the upcoming sequel to hilarious "competitive dating sim" Monster Prom

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It's almost impossible not to fall in love with Windbound the minute its opening cutscene begins to play.

A memory error screen in Don't Forget Me

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It's a well-known fact that memory is an unreliable source of information. With the right triggers, we can be convinced to remember something that

Lady Love Dies speaks in Paradise Killer

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It's very difficult to pull off "weird" in a story convincingly. Too much weird can risk alienating an audience, but too little can come across as

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Gloomwood is an interesting title that thrives upon subverting expectations.

A grumpy old protagonist of Just Die Already.

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Boomers, most often referring to people born between 1946 and 1964, have it tough.

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We're in the midst of a full-blown retro fast-paced shooter revolution. Doom Eternal leads the charge with its ultra-high-production-

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There has been a long history of golf in gaming, even going back to the NES you'll find Mari

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Amongst the sea of upcoming Steam games, I somehow came across something called Project Genesis.

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Magic has been a staple element of The Sims franchise from the beginning.

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Growing up, the golden standard of skateboarding games was Tony Hawk. With the fall of that franchise, EA's Skate series seemed to take the lead.

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Indie platformers have been a bit played out over the years. Since the indie bubble started expanding in the mid-2000s, thousands of 2D platformers

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One of the first games that I got to check out at Play NYC this year was Fourzy, a mobile game from family-run MindIsle Games.

Jupiter Hell

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I’ve always loved how roguelikes can manipulate your emotions and frustrate you to the point of playing worse.

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TR Originals

Claw Staff is a platformer that's all about a specialized staff with a claw on the end of it.

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TR Originals

There's something magical about captaining your own ship as it sails through the universe.

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TR Originals

Let's lay a ground rule for 80 Days: what happens in Hong Kong stays in Hong Kong. We all make mistakes.

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The Surge was a pleasant surprise.

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Shonen anime always delivers on fast-paced action, eye candy explosions, and screaming protagonists. Studio Trigger's first original Anime project is

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The aptly-named RPG Why Am I Dead At Sea sets up an intriguing premise: You are aboard the S.S. Douce Amere, far out to sea. You are dead.

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Full disclosure, 95% of the reason why I agreed to try out The Sims 4: Island Living is because of the lure of mermaids.

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I don't really give visual novels much of a shot.

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There's plenty of video games devoted to building things on a grand scale.

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I love VR. Sure I may only own a PlayStation VR, but that doesn't stop me from checking out all the VR stuff on display at E3 every year.

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A lot of action games have this weird disconnect between loot and skill. Loot tends to overshadow skill to the point where optimized builds can crush