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Suddenly awestruck by Sudden Strike 4

by 2 weeks ago

I didn’t think I’d ever be writing this. 2008 saw the release of Sudden Strike 3, but it wasn’t received well, having been criticized for terrible pathfinding and squandered potential. …

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First impressions of Vikings—Wolves of Midgard

by 2 weeks ago

Vikings are badass. Full of giants, gods, elves, and dwarves, their mythology is too. These things are a natural foundation for video games. They provide a rich background and a …

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Of Gods and Chaos: Okhlos Preview

by 2 weeks ago

Okhlos reads like a tongue-in-cheek history lesson on Ancient Greece and plays like a surprisingly brutal roguelike that hinges on your ability to manage a horde of Greece's more underrepresented …

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WWII RTS Sudden Strike 4 announced

by 3 weeks ago

Sudden Strike 4, a continuation of the WWII RTS series last seen in 2008, will be headed to PC, Mac, Linux and PS4 in Q2 2017. Developed by Kite Games …

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Vikings: Wolves of Midgard announced by Kalypso

by 1 month ago

Kalypso Media and Games Farm have announced a new RPG called Vikings: Wolves of Midgard that combines ruthless combat, legendary creatures and the legend of Ragnarok. Gain blood in battle, …

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Yooka-Laylee developers want to avoid annoying collect-athons

by 1 month ago

In an interview posted on the PlayStation blog, several developers from Playtonic spoke about how collectibles will function in Yooka-Laylee. “We want to capture the good things about collect-athons from the …

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Beautiful Brutality: Absolver preview

by 2 months ago

I love martial arts. I love movies about martial arts. I love the philosophy behind martial arts. And as a gamer, I obviously love video games about martial arts. But …

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Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime adds 4-player mode

by 2 months ago

The adorable couch co-op game based on space exploration and warm fuzzies has added a 4-player mode. This update to Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is free for current owners, …

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Stealth assasinations at their most beautiful: Aragami preview

by 2 months ago

Aragami is a stealth action game that takes inspiration from other titles like Mark of the Ninja and Tenchu. What separates it from those titles are its beautiful art that …

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The platforming revival you’ve been waiting for: Yooka-Laylee preview

by 2 months ago

Since 2000, I’ve been anxiously awaiting another Banjo-Kazooie platformer. As a series that helped define my early gaming years, Rare’s pair of Nintendo 64 collect-a-thons enthralled me with their wonderful …

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This is the Police’s story trailer is stylish and pessimistic

by 4 months ago

Weappy Studio has released a new trailer for This is the Police, and it paints a cynical picture of the upcoming adventure game. This Is the Police is a strategy/adventure …

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Bringing isometric platformers back – Lumo preview

by 6 months ago

Gareth Noyce has been making big budget games in the UK for over a decade, and has a reputation with gamers as a co-founder of Ruffian, which create the Crackdown …

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