Alien: Isolation’s ‘Corporate Lockdown’ DLC launches next week
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Alien: Isolation’s ‘Corporate Lockdown’ DLC launches next week

Alien: Isolation‘s first of five planned add-on packs, Corporate Lockdown, is set to go live next week, bringing with it three new maps for Survivor mode and a new playable character, Sega has announced. This DLC adds three new maps for the game’s Survivor Mode that offer new perspective on the events on-board Sevastopol Station in ... Read More»
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Retro Gaming Halloween Style, Part Two: Nocturne
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Retro Gaming Halloween Style, Part Two: Nocturne

Yeah, yeah, everybody makes their lists about scary, creepy, or flat-out weird games to play each October and we’re not about to buck the trend. But we’re going to assume you’re a retro gamer who’s read enough to know the big franchises everybody else writes about. Because if you’ve picked up a controller in the ... Read More»
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GTA Online gets 10 new Rockstar Verified air races
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GTA Online gets 10 new Rockstar Verified air races

Rockstar has released 10 new verified jobs for Grand Theft Auto Online, including five from the Flight School Event Weekend Creator Competition. The five lucky winners have earned GTA$1 million and the AVIATOR custom license plate for their vehicles. “Keep an eye out for more Rockstar Verified Jobs coming soon, including our selections from the recent Last Team ... Read More»
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Demon’s Revenge Combines Comic Style Artwork with Final Fantasy Role Playing
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Demon’s Revenge Combines Comic Style Artwork with Final Fantasy Role Playing

Role playing games on Kickstarter are, seemingly, a dime a dozen so I am doing my best to only cover the ones that really are interesting titles. Legena, Elysian Shadows, etc are genuinely titles that I think retro gaming fans will enjoy. Now, we can add Demon’s Revenge to that list of projects that are ... Read More»
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Insomniac celebrates Sunset Overdrive going gold in this new video
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Insomniac celebrates Sunset Overdrive going gold in this new video

One of the Xbox One’s biggest exclusives for the final months of this year—Sunset Overdrive—is officially done, as announced humorously in this new Sunset TV episode. I’ve been keeping up with the game for a while now; after talking to the team (to understand what their hopes for the project were) and getting my hands ... Read More»
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GTA Online special crate drops extended to October 13
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GTA Online special crate drops extended to October 13

Rockstar has announced that special crates that have been dropping as part of The Last Team Standing event will be sticking around for a few more days. The drops will become more frequent over the next few days and can contain extra GTA$, RP, and the limited edition Victory Fist t-shirt. “Special Crate Drops w/ rare ... Read More»
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Today in Retro Gaming – Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (PS1)
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Today in Retro Gaming – Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (PS1)

Maybe you were one of those slow adopters. You weren’t about to throw money at whomever released their 32-bit system first. You weren’t some die-hard Nintendo fanboy, you didn’t crap yourself with joy when Sega’s Saturn arrived on store shelves four months early, and you weren’t about to give that Sony upstart the time of ... Read More»
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GTA Online’s Last Team Standing update is now live
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GTA Online’s Last Team Standing update is now live

Rockstar has released The Last Team Standing Update for Grand Theft Auto Online on PS3 and Xbox 360 that adds 10 new jobs centered around this one death and you’re out game mode. As well as 10 new jobs, the update also adds the Heavy Shotgun and the Marksman Rifle, along with new Outfits, Masks, Tops, Pants, Bulletproof Helmets, and ... Read More»
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Jack B Nimble is a Game Boy Looking Endless Runner for iOS
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Jack B Nimble is a Game Boy Looking Endless Runner for iOS

Who would have thought that the original, salad green, Game Boy would be inspiring game developers 25 years later? We can add Jack B. Nimble for iOS to the list- it also hit Windows, Mac and Linux platforms awhile back. Much like other endless running games, Jack scrolls on without your input leaving you to ... Read More»
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Donkey Downfall Released for Commodore Amiga Computers
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Donkey Downfall Released for Commodore Amiga Computers

Donkey Downfall is not an official Donkey Kong game but it uses the character and graphics style of Nintendo’s classic series. What Michael Gibs, the developer behind Donkey Downfall, has done here is create a falling game, hence the name. You control Donkey Kong and must drop down to the next platform without falling off... Read More»
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Big Boss gets an eye patch-wearing wolf as a companion in MGSV: The Phantom Pain
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Big Boss gets an eye patch-wearing wolf as a companion in MGSV: The Phantom Pain

Hideo Kojima has revealed the second of Big Boss’ companions that will be able to help him out in the field, a wolf with an eye patch called DD (short for Diamond Dog). Last week, Kojima revealed that Quiet, a female sniper, can join Big Boss in the field to help with missions as part ... Read More»
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Chariot Brings Umihara Kawase and Bionic Commando Style Mixed with Defensive Play to Modern Gamers
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Chariot Brings Umihara Kawase and Bionic Commando Style Mixed with Defensive Play to Modern Gamers

Umihara Kawase, an under rated Super Famicom game, featured gameplay similar to Bionic Commando where you had the ability to latch onto things and pull yourself up. Now, imagine that gameplay mixed with defending another character, similar to Ico on Playstation 2. That is the basic idea of Chariot where you are escorting the dead ... Read More»
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The 7 Towers Rebranded as Slain, Coming Early Next Year
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The 7 Towers Rebranded as Slain, Coming Early Next Year

The 7 Towers is a 2D side scrolling action adventure set in a gothic landscape. That is the gist of The 7 Towers. Recently Wolfbrew Games announced that they will be rebranding 7 Towers to Slain, a much more fitting name for the game- just look at the recently released trailer for proof of that... Read More»
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Powerglove for Commodore 64 Released
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Powerglove for Commodore 64 Released

Run and gun games really became a staple in gaming with the Nintendo Entertainment System and a little title named Contra. The Commodore 64 was not exactly overflowing with them but there were a few arcade ports (even a Contra game or two amongst them) that featured this style of gameplay. Powerglove, a new homebrew ... Read More»
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Revenge of the License: AD&D Heroes of the Lance
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Revenge of the License: AD&D Heroes of the Lance

Admit it, you knew this was coming. Maybe not today, maybe not next week, but you knew, at some point, I was going to dig into the hog waller. If that’s what you’ve been waiting for, retro gaming fans, then today’s your lucky day. Rejoice. Clap your hands. Give the ol’ banjo a tune-up. Because ... Read More»
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