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Heavy Bullets – Hands-On At E3 2014

Heavy Bullets, while bearing the aesthetics of just another first-person shooter, is quite unique. Sure, you point a gun at things, shoot said things, and watch them die, but one-man developer Terri Vellman has added a fair number of wrinkles that make his game stand out. The question, of course, if whether they are valuable […]

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Transistor Review: Functional Programming

When I finished playing Transistor, I immediately started it up again, much like it did with Supergiant’s other game, Bastion. It is a sleek, beautiful, and satisfying experience with touches that just ooze the studio’s signature (as much as a signature as you can have after one product) embellishments. But more than that, it’s the […]

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Mercenary Kings Review: Kill Shot

Despite what you might think from its shell, Mercenary Kings is imbued with an impressive number of inspirations from some rather varied sources. Its simple but delightful pixel art and recognizable format begs you to pigeonhole it as just another side-scrolling Contra wannabe, but it tries to do a lot more than that. Unfortunately, not […]

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Betrayer Review: An Odd, New World

I played Betrayer back in October when it was just a part of Steam’s Early Access program. To quote, “I loved the first 10 minutes of Betrayer. And then the game part of it revealed itself.” And I stand by that. The first 10 minutes of Betrayer are beautiful and moody and an excellent piece […]

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Alien: Isolation Dated

Alien: Isolation has finally been given a worldwide launch date. The game will be releasing on October 7, 2014. If you aren’t familiar with Alien: Isolation, you surely must know what ‘Alien’ is. Alien has had some hit and miss games under the property over the last several years. ¬†Aliens: Colonial Marines launched last year […]

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