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  • Review: Golf Story

    As the saying goes, “Golf is a good walk spoiled,” which is why I’ve rarely ever found myself playing the sport unless it is in a video game. It’s not that I don’t appreciate the skill needed to be able to hit a tiny ball hundreds […]

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  • Rime to Finally Launch in May (Nintendo Switch Version Coming Later)

    After a long and winding journey through nearly half a decade in development, Tequila Works is finally almost done with its beautiful third-person puzzle adventure Rime. Like a cross between Ico, Wind Waker, The Witness, and a Studio Ghibli production, Rime will be out May […]

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  • Wonder Boy Lays The Dragon’s Trap on Consoles Next Month

    DotEmu and Lizardcube’s Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap remake has an official release date for console platforms. The game will be out April 18th on PlayStation 4, Switch, and Xbox One. But what about the PC? Hang tight, master race of gaming. Wonder Boy‘s glorious […]

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  • Manga Inspired Roguelike Away Makes an Unexpected Journey to PC and Consoles

    One of the standout games announced under the newly formed Playdius Entertainment indie publishing label of Plug In Digital, Away: Journey to the Unexpected is a first person rogue-lite featuring vibrant, cartoonish visuals and kooky characters inspired by Japanese anime and manga culture, paired off […]

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  • Playdius Entertainment Opens Up Shop With Promising 2017 Indie Lineup

    Plug In Digital has announced the formation of a new indie game publishing label called Playdius Entertainment, confirming a strong lineup of titles due for release throughout 2017 across PC, PlayStation 4, Switch, and Xbox One. “We are gamers and game industry veterans. We want […]

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  • Old Time Hockey’s Ready to Relive the Glory Days of Sports Gaming

    Skating onto PlayStation 4 and Steam on March 28th–as confirmed by the new trailer viewable below–Old Time Hockey is ready to bring back the good old days of Blades of Steel and NHL 94 era sports gaming. Riled up on bush league antics and backstreet […]

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  • Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap Goes From HD to Retro in One Second Flat

    DotEmu and Lizardcube sure are pulling out all the stops to make sure their remake of Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap is pure nostalgic bliss for returning fans as well as newcomers smitten with the modern pixel art revival. One of the game’s headline retro-centric […]

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  • Battle Princess Madelyn is a Ghouls N’ Ghosts Homage Inspired by Dev’s Daughter

    Causal Bit Games is putting its own unique spin on a Ghouls N’ Ghosts revival in the form of Battle Princess Madelyn, a retro-style 2D action platformer about a young knight princess named Madelyn who, alongside the ghost of her pet dog Fritzy, fights back […]

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  • Yoku’s Island Express Blends Pinball With Metroidvania

    All aboard Yoku’s Island Express, the world’s first (at least to my knowledge) hybrid of open world metroidvania platforming exploration and arcade pinball mechanics. How can I ever resist a game that combines two of my all-time favorite genres? Swedish developer Villa Gorilla’s debut game, […]

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  • Snake Pass Slithers Onto PC and Consoles Next Month

    Sumo Digital’s serpentine collectathon physics platformer Snake Pass has a confirmed North American launch date of March 28th for PC (Steam and Windows 10), PlayStation 4, Switch, and Xbox One. Gamers in Europe get the game a day later, on the 29th. Each console version […]

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