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Strangeland - Review in 3 Minutes

In this 3 Minute Review, The Escapist's Jesse Galena covers Strangeland, a dark point-and-click adventure from Wormwood Studios, the team behind Primordia. I have a phobia of creepy carnivals. There's only so much time each week to check o...

 
 
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Backbone brings its anthro-noir mysteries to PC next month

For those who like their grizzled, hard-boiled, detective fiction a little on the fuzzy side, you're in luck, as publisher Raw Fury has finally offered up a street date for its anthropomorphic noir adventure, Backbone, which will raise the ...

 
 
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Chicory: A Colorful Tale will color your world June 10

Publisher Finji has announced that Greg Lobanov's cheerful Chicory: A Colorful Tale is finally ready to open its big box o' paints. The watercolor-based fantasy adventure will launch on PC and PlayStation platforms on June 10, a mere fortni...

 
 
 
 
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Tinytopia is a miniature city-builder with zany levels

We've built and run virtual cities as omnipotent mayors before, but not quite like this. In MeNic Games and Mastiff's PC city-builder Tinytopia, we're working with wobbly miniatures in precarious places. The game is less of a typical data-...

 
 
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The Wild at Heart - Review in 3 Minutes

In this 3 Minute Review, The Escapist's KC Nwosu covers The Wild at Heart, a stylish indie adventure with Pikmin-like creature commanding. I've had my fingers crossed for this game for some time. There's only so much time each week to chec...

 
 
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Resident Evil Village returns to the top of the UK Charts

Resident Evil Village is back in the number one spot of the UK Charts. Capcom's horror sequel clambered over Electronic Arts' Mass Effect Legendary Edition and also held off Nintendo's cartoony social title Miitopia in order to claim the pr...

 
 
 
 
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Of Bird and Cage - Review in 3 Minutes

In this 3 Minute Review, The Escapist's Will Cruz covers Of Bird and Cage, a metal album meets adventure game from Capricia Productions. It really has to be seen — and heard — to be believed. There's only so much time each week...

 
 
 
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Essays on Empathy - Review in 3 Minutes

In this 3 Minute Review, The Escapist's Amy Campbell covers Essays on Empathy, a narrative adventure game compilation with "offbeat tales" from Deconstructeam and Devolver Digital. It's out on Steam. There's only so much time each week to ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Hades for PS4 listed on the Korean Ratings Board

The greatest spoiler organization on the planet, The Game Rating and Administration of Korea, are at it again. As spotted by eagle-eyed Resetera users, the board has released a new listing that appears to show Supergiant Giant's much-loved ...

 
 
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Huntdown for Steam is slicker and sicker than ever before

[Update: Huntdown is now live on Steam, early purchases will bag a 20% price discount.] There's no denying 2020 was an explosive year for video games. But among the mega-bucks, mega-marketed, mega-sellers of the industry, smaller titles wer...

 
 
 
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Layers of Fear 2 will have you shocking your Switch next week

The horror aficionados at Bloober Team are at it again, having announced a release date for the Switch port of spooky sequel Layers of Fear 2. The nightmarish first-person adventure will arrive on the Nintendo platform on May 20, following ...

 
 
 
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Call of the Sea sets sail on PlayStation platforms today

Anyone fancying a spot of sun, sea, surf, and... sinisterness is in luck, as today will see publisher Raw Fury launch the PlayStation port of its Lovecraft-inspired graphic adventure Call of the Sea, following on from its previous release o...

 
 
 
 




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Ricky Namara

So who should be our main character? Oh I know: how about Generic White Guy #27752? - Game developers, allegedly

 
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I never followed or knew much of the game Norco but tried it out yesterday on Gamepass and its quiet I never knew until playing it that religion plays such a huge role in the Not religious but its done in a intresting and reflective

 
Gajknight

Anyone want to go for a dip in the afterbirth pool?

 
Xeo

Ive finally overcome a writers block that felt like its now lasted over a solid I wrote over three pages this morning to a slasher novel Ive had planned for quite a while Feels great!

 
indigit4l

Met a new customer who is a 6 yr Afghanistan army I just get along with military dudes so Plus

 
Alphadeus

One To Be Feared (2016): This is somewhat of a sequel song to Corrupt Leader of the Free I like the piano lead, and the use of horror sounds throughout the

 
bong264

#LateNightStatus

 
LaserPirate

Why wont they make more Quantum Leap?!

 
D-Volt

My mother bought me a Japan Crate subscription box to celebrate me working in Japan this summer and it included a can of Skal, a lovely skim-milk based soda I drank occasionally when I was in Tokyo in Dont knock it til you try it, folks!

 
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