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Sonic Mania Will Be Out August 15

by Peter Paltridgeon May 30, 2017
Sega has decided to leap ahead of E3 and announce the solid release date for Sonic Mania, their throwback 2D Sonic game. The company says it’s recommitted itself to improving the Sonic brand and releasing better games….but they’ve said that before. It’s hard to mess up the basic formula of an oldschool Sonic game, though […]

Will Alan Wake Truly Be Gone Forever Next Week?

by Peter Paltridgeon May 12, 2017
Just about every news site you visit has probably already informed you that Remedy Entertainment and Microsoft’s Alan Wake is about to be yanked from Steam and the XBox Games Store. Apparently a licensing deal for several pre-recorded tunes used in the game’s soundtrack is about to expire, and once it does on May 15, […]

Burnout Creators Spinning Off Crash Mode Into Its Own Game

by Nathan Gibsonon April 26, 2017
Three Fields Entertainment, founded by a group of developers behind the studio that created the Burnout series, has revealed that they are creating a full game based on the infamous Crash Mode. Danger Zone will be set in a virtual crash testing factory, giving players the chance to see who can create the biggest wreck […]

Yooka-Laylee (Xbox One) Review

by Nathan Gibsonon April 12, 2017
As you might have guessed from its name, Yooka-Laylee is a tribute to the retro 3D platformers that were first introduced to the world two decades ago, most notably taking inspiration from Rare’s Banjo-Kazooie. It has been crafted by Playtonic Games, made up of several former Rare staffers, and was funded due to a highly […]

As Of Today, Bayonetta Is On PC

by Peter Paltridgeon April 11, 2017
She’s vampy, she’s stylish, she’s powerful, and now she’s Steam-y in more ways than one. The original Bayonetta has an official PC port, and it looks great. Sega’s 2010 action game now supports resolutions up to 4K Ultra HD at 3840×2160, as well as other extra graphical enhancements including scalable texture and shadow quality. If […]

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Pixel Noir: When Retro Gets Hard-Boiled

by Peter Paltridgeon February 21, 2017
Indie developers BadLand Games and SWDTech Games have been working on a different kind of retro-visual game for the past six years. Titled Pixel Noir, it’s an RPG that avoids all the typical RPG cliches by casting itself in a new genre: the opposite of fantasy, detective noir. Pixel Noir puts you in the shoes […]

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Shift Happens On Steam Next Week

by Peter Paltridgeon February 15, 2017
Shift Happens is the name of a cool-looking co-op puzzler from Klonk Games that will arrive on Steam and XBox One next week. Two players take control of Bismo and Plom, two jelly blob creatures that were joined together in a freak accident and must work together to escape 40 levels filled with puzzles and […]

Fallout 4’s 55GB Texture Pack Is Now Available

by Nathan Gibsonon February 7, 2017
Following on from Bethesda’s promise to release a free high-resolution pack for players, the publisher has now made the download available for PC owners of the game. The pack is a whopping 55GB in size and makes the textures in the game appear a lot crisper when close up, presumably thanks to the fact that […]


Toricky Is Now Available On Steam

by Todd Blackon January 13, 2017
Sometimes, a fun game is just one that takes an idea and runs with it. Thus is the case with the latest Steam game, Toricky, which is available now for purchase. Toricky and Momo are two explorative birds who are always seeking out their next big adventure. Following the request of a seemingly friendly creature, […]

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Ballistic Overkill Gameplay Teaser

by Todd Blackon January 13, 2017
Through Steam, many games get their time in the spotlight, in the case of Ballistic Overkill though, it’s a curious thing. The game started out as a free-to-play title on Steam via Early Access, and through its time, got a 5 million player userbase. But now, as it approaches its full-on launch, its going Pay-To-Play. […]

Outbreak Releasing January 17th

by Todd Blackon January 13, 2017
Outbreak, top-down survival horror shooter inspired by Resident Evil and Silent Hill, is set to hit Steam on January 17th. Outbreak brings back the nostalgic days of mowing down the undead online with other players while dealing with limited supplies and random enemy/item placement. Thus giving you a challenge that is both familiar, and yet […]


Yooka-Laylee’s Release Date, A New Trailer And More

by Peter Paltridgeon December 13, 2016
Playtonic Games, crafters of the crowdfunded Banjo-Kazooie love letter known as Yooka-Laylee, have just dropped the announcement everybody’s been waiting for….the game is nearly complete and we have a release date! You’ll be able to hop and bop with a lizard and bat April 11, 2017..for just $39.99! (This is the preorder price; it may […]