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Monthly Archives: April 2018

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Apr
29

Volantia is a peaceful puzzler-builder from the creators of Desktop Dungeons

Desktop Dungeons was a unique little puzzle game in a roguelike costume, challenging players to use RPG mechanics as puzzle pieces to work out their way through randomly generated dungeons. Now, its developers have taken to the sky with Volantia, […]

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Apr
29

Watch Dogs 3: release date, setting, and what we want to see

The idea that we’d be getting a Watch Dogs 3 seemed unlikely after the series’s lukewarm debut with sourpuss protagonist Aiden Pearce. However, a change of protagonist in Marcus Holloway appears to have turned the fate of the series around […]

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Apr
29

Free games: The Witcher, plus a keg of Gwent cards, are free at GOG

If you’re one of the millions of people whose first encounter with Geralt of Rivia was with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, you may have wondered how the story began. Now you can pick up the first game in the […]

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Apr
29

Trailblazers trailer shows off high speed paint-based racing

Here’s something fresh: a co-op arcade racer where you paint the track as you speed along, then use your streaks of paint to boost around on subsequent laps. If you prefer your cars a bit more grounded, here’s our list […]

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Apr
29

Free games: Twitch Prime’s May haul includes Psychonauts, Titan Souls, and more

Twitch Prime membership has its benefits – namely, a pretty impressive bundle of free games and in-game loot every month. Twich have announced the lineup for May, and as usual it’s a mixture of modern classics and promising indies. Don’t […]

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Apr
29

This YouTuber says Eidos Montreal was once making a Final Fantasy game

Final Fantasy XV finally arrived on PC this year, and it has its own long story of fraught development. But there’s a good chance that the series might have once been headed in an entirely different direction, helmed for the […]

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Apr
28

New games: The Thin Silence is an adventure game where mental health takes center stage

More and more, games are branching out and tackling tougher issues, asking questions where there aren’t always easy answers. The Thin Silence began as one kind of project, but wound up becoming a game that helped an indie developer address […]

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Apr
28

Day of Infamy is holding a free weekend right now

World War II is back in fashion in videogames, and one of the better throwbacks of the past year is Day of Infamy, an old-school WW2 shooter that emphasizes teamwork. It’s holding a free weekend right now, so jump on […]

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Apr
28

Check out a new series of Endless Space 2 comics, free

Amplitude’s Endless Space 2 is a massive space opera at the strategic scale, and last year they launched Endless Space 2 Stories, a series of comics that tighten the focus down around a couple people each. Now the second series, […]

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Apr
28

Bask in the dark glory of the world’s first esports shoe

Ever since American basketballer Chuck Taylor lent his name to a distinctive pair of sneakers, shoes have been associated with athletes. But even as esports continue to rise in cultural prominence, we’ve not seen a pair of sneakers made for […]