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  • Review: SteamWorld Dig 2

    SteamWorld Dig 2 opens with players controlling Dorothy, a robot looking for her friend Rusty, the starring robot from the first SteamWorld Dig. Dorothy meets a parade of different robotic townsfolk who live in a dusty Western mining town troubled by a recent spike of earthquakes after […]

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  • Review: Pirate Pop Plus

    Disclosure: A free code for Pirate Pop Plus was provided to VGBlogger.com for review consideration. Throwing back to a simpler time of game design, Pirate Pop Plus by Dadako and 13AM Games is a score chase arcade action game inspired by the classic Buster Bros/Pang […]

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  • Indie Quickie: The Legend of Kusakari

    What is it and who made it? A top-down action-puzzle time trial game about cutting the grass by Nnooo and Librage. What platforms is it on and how much does it cost? Previously released only in Japan, Legend of Kusakari makes its Western Nintendo 3DS […]

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  • Indie Quickie: Mutant Mudds Super Challenge

    What is it and who made it? Renegade Kid’s super challenging sequel to retro 2D platformer Mutant Mudds (and Mutant Mudds Deluxe, which we reviewed here), published by Nighthawk Interactive. What platforms is it on and how much does it cost? It came out first […]

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  • This Golden Mega Man amiibo is Glorious

    Capcom has announced retail launch dates for Mega Man Legacy Collection on Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, as well as an exclusive collector’s edition for the 3DS. First up, the release date: February 23, 2016. The compilation of the original six Mega Man […]

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  • Shovel Knight amiibo Figure Revealed

    Yacht Club Games has become the first indie studio to work directly with Nintendo on implementing amiibo compatibility into a game, tonight unveiling a Shovel Knight amiibo figure for 3DS and Wii U. A release date has not yet been announced beyond a vague confirmation […]

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  • Nindies@Home Brings Nine Wii U Indie Game Demos From E3 to Your Living Room

    Not at E3? Don’t worry about it. Nintendo is helping to bring the experience of getting hands-on sneak peeks from the E3 show floor to your living room game console. Thanks to Nintendo’s Nindies@Home program, you can now download playable demos for nine upcoming Wii […]

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  • Super Smash Bros. Pre-E3 DLC Drop Adds New Characters, Costumes, and Stages

    On the eve of E3 2015, Nintendo has launched a massive downloadable content drop for Super Smash Bros. on 3DS and Wii U, notably introducing Lucas from Mother 3, Roy from Fire Emblem, and Ryu from Street Fighter as playable fighters. Other content includes eight […]

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  • Mekazoo Looks Like it Does a Better Sonic the Hedgehog Game Than Sonic the Hedgehog

    Clearly influenced by genre classics like Sonic the Hedgehog and Donkey Kong Country, Mekazoo by indie studio The Good Mood Creators is a free-flowing speed and momentum based 2.5D platformer featuring a super team of the animal kingdom’s finest–and cutest–athletes. Starting as the speedy armadillo, […]

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  • Captain Toad and Toadette Track Treasure Together on Wii U

    Captain Toad and Toadette Track Treasure Together on Wii U

    One of the true surprise gems of this year’s E3, Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker has been scheduled in for an official launch date of December 5th. It’ll sell at retail and on the eShop at a budget price of only $39.99 to boot. Want more […]

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