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Download the Adachi, Marie, and Eliza free DLC today

What’s today? Why, September 30, 2014 is fighting game free DLC day! At least, it is for PlayStation console owners. Gather round, kiddies, because everyone needs to call dibs on some and Skullgirls Encore content. All three of these free DLC characters are only available for nothing briefly. It’s up to all of you to more »

Fate Tectonics Preview: Time absorbing

Fate Tectonics is the unique, new puzzle game that’s much like putting together a complicated puzzle, and then having a toddler smash it to bits. Sound frustrating? That’s the predominant emotion I expected to feel while playing Fate Tectonics and seeing hours of hard work go to waste. However, and quite surprisingly, the exact opposite more »

Andrew Traviss on Fate Tectonics, Golden Gear Inc. and pixels

A lot of interesting indie games find their way through Steam Greenlight, and it’s always interesting to learn more about what went into them. I recently had the pleasure of conversing with Andrew Traviss, co-founder of Golden Gear, Inc. Traviss is also the creator, designer, and programmer of Fate Tectonics. The game is currently available more »

Team Indie helps Super Smash Bros. make October cross-over month

Super Smash Bros isn’t the only game promoting madcap adventures with characters from various realms in October 2014. Team Indie is here to represent too. What, you haven’t heard about Team Indie? Well then, you’re in for a treat. Team Indie is a platformer from Brightside Games. It’s hallmark is that it takes characters from more »

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Pier Solar and the Great Architects is a day away

We’ve got another Kickstarter success story on our hands. If you helped back Pier Solar HD, the console and PC port of the Pier Solar and the Great Architects , you can expect to feast on the fruits soon. The first copies of the game are coming out on September 30, 2014. The PS3 and more »

Arcana Heart 3: LOVE MAX!!!!! Review: The minimum maximum

Arcana Heart 3: LOVE MAX!!!!! Price: $39.99 System(s): PS3, Vita Release Date: September 23, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Aksys Games (Examu) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Alcohol Reference, Language, Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes and Violence The Arcana Heart series has a bit of a troubled history. The all-female, anime-style fighter (developed by Examu and published by Arc System more »

Heaven help us, here’s Clicker Heroes

Great. This is just great. Lucas had to go and tell me about Clicker Heroes, and now I’m here telling you about it too. And initially you’ll be curious, maybe even happy, to hear about this browser-based timesink. Then, you’ll realize that Clicker Heroes is essentially a fancier, RPG version of Cookie Clicker. You’ll recoil more »

Hack ‘N’ Slash Review: Hack the world

Hack ‘N’ Slash Price:$19.99 System(s): PC Release Date: September 9, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Double Fine Productions (Double Fine) ESRB Rating: N/A Hack ‘N’ Slash is one of the results of the Amnesia Fortnight game jam that Double Fine held back in 2012, and is also probably the most interesting. The entire premise is unlike any more »

Domestic Dog Review: For your Atari dog simulation needs

Domestic Dog Price: $2.99 System(s): PC Release Date: October 2014 Publisher (Developer): Surreal Distractions (Surreal Distractions) ESRB Rating:N/A – Appropriate for all ages. I have a hard time believing I typed the title that I typed, and yet, here we are. I am reviewing a game that is an Atari 2600 style domestic dog simulator. more »

Nyu Media releases The Sacred Tears TRUE JRPG

When it comes to Nyu Media, players have developed certain expectations. Essentially, we know the publisher will localized and publish Japanese doujin games outside of Japan, and these titles have typically been ones that, while good, weren’t text intensive. That changes with The Sacred Tears TRUE. The Sacred Tears TRUE is Nyu Media’s first, true more »

2 million Don’t Starve Together beta keys are waiting

Ready to try and fight for survival with a friend? It could happen soon! Klei Entertainment has been working on Don’t Starve Together, the multiplayer version of Don’t Starve, and the time for the beta is drawing near. It’s so close that the developer has generated two million beta keys. The goal of the Don’t more »

Domestic Dog: What the hell did I just play?

Earlier this month, we gave away free codes for an intriguing game simply titled, Domestic Dog. It’s a simulator game where you play, as the title explicitly implies, a domestic dog. The dogs and their homes are randomly generated, so it’s rare to get the same combination twice. Some of the dogs are average looking. more »