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Monthly Archives: December 2019

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Dec
08

Rocket League players are fed up with prices in the new Item Shop

Earlier this year, Rocket League developer Psyonix ditched the game’s loot crate and key system in favour of a more transparent system of blueprints and credits, giving players the ability to see the prizes they were unlocking. But now players say the […]

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Dec
08

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance is getting its own tactics game

I was pretty surprised when Netflix announced it was producing a live-action prequel series based on The Dark Crystal, one of those ‘dark’ Jim Henson films I’d loved as a kid. I was more surprised when it turned out to […]

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Dec
08

Someone is making a Sonic fan game set in a Sega Cinematic Universe

Sonic the Hedgehog is an interesting legal abnormality in the games landscape. For many years, Sega has taken a uniquely laissez-faire approach to fan games, allowing Sonic enthusiasts to create their own Sonic games without legal interference. Sonic Relay, a […]

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Dec
08

New games: Lightmatter is a first person puzzle game with shadows that kill you

It’s a classic set up: You’re trapped in some kind of experimental facility and need to follow the guidance of an all-seeing but very mad scientist in order to escape. The difference in Lightmatter, coming next month to Steam, is […]

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Dec
08

Tropico 6 gets two new expansions from opposite ends of the political spectrum

The Tropico series trafficks in broad caricatures of political realities, and Tropico 6’s two new updates, both available now, encapsulate this rather perfectly. There’s the paid DLC called The Llama of Wall Street, and the free-to-all Seguridad Social, both representing […]

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Dec
08

Dead Cells will get its first paid expansion in early 2020

Since its official launch in 2018, Dead Cells has seen numerous updates and additions, each one adding content or responding to player requests for changes. Developer Motion Twin has announced its first paid DLC for their runaway hit: it’s called […]

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Dec
07

Stronghold: Warlords isn’t just about RTS combat, it’s about managing a feudal castle

The Stronghold series has always been about two things: Building big, impenetrable castles, and fielding armies to knock down your enemies’ castles. In a new video, Firefly Worlds demonstrates the improvements its making to the castle simulation side of Stronghold: […]

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Dec
07

MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries prepares for launch with a flashy new trailer

2019 isn’t coming to a close without a new MechWarrior game out in the wild. MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries hits the Epic Games store December 10, and developer Piranha Games has a new trailer out to remind you just how big […]

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Dec
07

More hints suggest a new Crash Bandicoot game is nigh

Rumors have been swirling for the past month about the possibility of a new Crash Bandicoot game on the horizon, and new fuel has been added to the fire. Several social media influencers have received new Crash Bandicoot merchandise out […]

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Dec
07

Twitch has hidden features you can access with the Konami code

If you stream on Twitch, you may be using the new Creator Dashboard, which – to coin a phrase – streamlines many common broadcasting functions and commands with a slicker, simpler interface. There’s a way to customize which windows you […]