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  • Review: Headlander

    Headlander is a side-scrolling sci-fi romp about a floating human head in search of its body. The head is encapsulated in a jet-powered helmet that can rocket boost through the air as well as vacuum suck items out of place. Typically, the vacuum power is used to […]

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  • Costume Quest 2 Hands Out Free Sackboy DLC to PlayStation Trick-or-Treaters

    Costume Quest 2 Hands Out Free Sackboy DLC to PlayStation Trick-or-Treaters

    In every neighborhood there’s always that one house that gives out the best candy, and every trick-or-treater rushes to get there first, before all the other kids have claimed the full size Snickers bars or King Size Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. (Screw all those mini […]

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  • Costume Quest 2 Goes Trick-or-Treating for Steam Pre-Orders

    Costume Quest 2 Goes Trick-or-Treating for Steam Pre-Orders

    Double Fine and Midnight City are offering an early trick-or-treat surprise this weekend, kicking off Steam pre-orders for the PC/Mac/Linux release of Halloween-themed RPG adventure, Costume Quest 2. Two pre-purchase options are on the table. A payment of $14.99 includes the game and exclusive bonus […]

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  • Double Fine’s Hack ‘n’ Slash Trailer Pays Homage to Classic Zelda Rap

    Double Fine’s Hack ‘n’ Slash Trailer Pays Homage to Classic Zelda Rap

    The next big thing coming from Double Fine Productions is Hack ‘n’ Slash, the puzzle adventure game about a young elven hacker who cheats and reprograms her way through a classic action/adventure game similar to the old top-down Legend of Zelda titles. Which makes it […]

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  • Review: The Cave

    Review: The Cave

    Adventure games are one of the classic genres that I’m a total sucker for.  Old school adventures are what I cut my gaming teeth on, with titles like Day of the Tentacle, King’s Quest, Full Throttle and Grim Fandango helping to form my love and […]

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  • Review: Costume Quest: Grubbins on Ice

    Review: Costume Quest: Grubbins on Ice

    Costume Quest is one of my favorite downloadable games, not just from calendar year 2010, but out of all the PSN and XBLA games currently available. So, obviously, the prospect of Double Fine’s trick-or-treat RPG expanding through DLC was something I was initially excited by. […]

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  • Review: Costume Quest

    Review: Costume Quest

    What type of game do you normally associate with Halloween? Probably something scary or gory like Silent Hill, Dead Space or Alan Wake, am I right? But how about a trick-or-treating JRPG in which you play as a troop of youngsters on a pint-sized quest […]

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