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Origins 2016: Tak-ing with Cheapass Games

by 3 months ago

If you have been following Cheapass Games, then you know that they had a hugely successful Kickstarter for their game Tak.  I got the chance to take a look at …

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Origins 2016: Looking at the “Or Not” of the Cool Mini or Not line

by 3 months ago

If you follow games, then you know that Cool Mini Or Not has some great games with some incredible plastic figures.  However, they have expanded into games that don't focus on …

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Origins 2016: Take up your Battlestations with Jeff Siadek

by 3 months ago

Battlestations is one of those games that I've been intrigued about but have never been able to actually play.  However, designer Jeff Siadek is bringing out a Second Edition after …

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Origins 2016: Conan, Greek gods, and dungeons at Ares Games

by 3 months ago

Ares Games is the company behind the Sails of Glory and Wings of Glory games.  However, their line has expanded significantly from those with the Battle of Five Armies and Galaxy …

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Origins 2016: Meeting the upcoming Titans from Calliope

by 3 months ago

When Calliope did their Kickstarter for their Titan series, I was impressed with the pedigree behind the designers they had available.  However, they didn't have any of the games designed yet, as …

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Once more, for the Emperor: Impressions of Dawn of War 3’s take on Warhammer 40k

by 3 months ago

It's been twelve years since the first Dawn of War rampaged onto PC, bringing the Warhammer 40k tabletop fantasy game to life in brutal fashion. I was a fan of both …

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A peek into the world of Oculus: E3 preview

by 3 months ago

It’s your first ever E3. There are a ton of great games and experiences that you can’t wait to get your hands on, and at the top of that list …

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Monster among men: A preview of the chilling Vampyr

by 3 months ago

You need to feed. That's how the demo of Vampyr started, in our time at E3. Then again, that might be a misnomer. Playing as Jonathan, a doctor lost amidst …

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Desert sport odyssey: Hands-on with Supergiant Games’ Pyre

by 3 months ago

The last thing I would have expected from Supergiant Games was an action-sports game. Makers of Bastion and Transistor, their new title is something that seems strange for a team …

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Beautiful Brutality: Absolver preview

by 3 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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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Breach preview

by 3 months ago

    The Deus Ex series is best-known for its single-player campaign, which stars everyone’s favorite moody cyborg, Adam Jensen. Deus Ex: Mankind Divided plans on extending beyond the story campaign, however, …

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    Bunny hop: Hands-on with Strafe’s roguish take on old-school Quake

    by 3 months ago

    My demo for STRAFE took place in a sun-beaten parking lot on day three of E3 (well, show floor day three, anyways). Inside a dimly lit trailer, with a fog …

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