Submerged PC game review

Submerged Drowns Under The Weight of Expectations

Submerged, the creation of Upper Cut Games, a small studio that consists of three former 2k Australia members, releases for retail August 4th and launches with the premise that a game without a “failure state,” no combat, minimal narrative, and no consequences for player choices can be an entertaining game. …

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The Swindle – Stealing Your Game Hours With Ease

There are over 175 rogue-like games on Steam alone, about the same number or more of stealth genre games. When I think of rogue-like games, I think of dungeon crawlers, endless labyrinths, and the stream of New Game menu selections thanks to permanently dying. When I think of stealth games, …

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Dropsy gets a september 10th release date

Surreal Hugventure Dropsy Goes Retail September 10th

Dropsy made some ripples with its unusual protagonist and art style when the Kickstarter launched in 2013. $25,000 dollars in backer funds and 2 years later, Dropsy finally gets a release date on September 10th. Hey, are you upset that it took so long? HUG IT OUT! That’s how Dropsy …

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Nidhogg fixes online multiplayer

Nidhogg Releases Patch To Optimize Online Multiplayer

With multiplayer fighting games, reaction time is everything. Nidhogg is popular with gamers and critics for it’s fast-paced and simple one vs one gameplay, making it one of the best local multiplayer experiences the PC has to offer. The online multiplayer has had severe latency and desync issues since release, making it virtually …

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Why We Are Adopting Windows 10, and Why Should You?

Does it really matter which version of Windows you are using to send an email, work on a spreadsheet, or look at a web page? Let’s face it, since Windows 95 these features are essentially the same and Window’s incremental improvements for $100-$210 a pop really do not matter for common …

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Quadle – Q-up Another Qute Quandary

From developer Gamesare Studios comes their second Steam release, a casual puzzler named Quadle. Judging from their past library of free games, puzzle games are a big part of their wheelhouse. Quadle is a game about eliminating all squares on the screen until you have just your final square left. …

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Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! – A High-Carb Diet of Management Goodness

Management and simulation games often feature succinct, unambiguous titles that leave no doubt about what a player will be exercising control over. Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop!?, doesn’t deviate from this formula and the title foreshadows a whimsical, tongue-in-cheek sense of humor with a strong geek culture influence. The background story …

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The Note Review – Game So Bad It Makes Post-Its An Obscene Crime

  From The Note’s Steam page: “perfect background music,” “scary atmosphere,” and “realistic graphics.” Rarely does a developer or publisher refer to their own features as “perfect.” Pretty ballsy statements. I didn’t even read the story section until after this review. The screenshots of a dark gray mysterious town and military …

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Five Nights At Freddy’s 4 – Surprise Release

Scott Cawthon has once again seemingly hinted one release date (August 8 originally) and surprised fans with a sudden release weeks earlier than expected. Late on July 23, Five Nights at Freddys’ 4 was placed on Steam for sale. With little news or announcement, this has already grown to a …

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shadowrun hong kong returns

Shadowrun: Hong Kong Sets August 20th Release Date

With over 1,200,000 million dollars raised on Kickstarter for the third entry in Harebrained Scheme’s resurrection of the Shadowrun franchise, Shadowrun: Honk Kong finally receives a release date. According to the latest Kickstarter update, Shadowrun: Hong Kong will arrive on Steam, Good Old Games (GoG) and the Humble store on …

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Rise of the Tomb Raider Coming to PC – 2016

Many fans of the Tomb Raider reboot where left a little stunned when Microsoft announced Rise of the Tomb Raider coming only to the Xbox One. However today, Crystal Dynamics revealed that Holiday 2016 would see a release of the PC version of Rise of the Tomb Raider. While that …

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Scott in Space – Worth Its Weight In Guineas

Let’s face it, there are just not enough guinea pig games out there. Gerbils and hamsters, they get all the pet store attention. Lemmings, they have stolen the PC Game limelight long enough. It’s time we had a new rodent hero for the common man, and this is where Scott …

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