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A Magical High School Girl (Switch) review

Players with even a fleeting familiarity with Rogue-likes have probably experienced the mechanics of the prolific Mystery Dungeon series. Conceived by Dragon Quest co-creator Koichi Nakamura, each entry sends players into procedurally-generated levels where they ...

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Ambition of the Slimes review

Pity the unassuming slime. With a gelatinous body and a lack of appendages, they’re repeatedly cast as one of role-playing’s meekest villains, serving as fodder for grind-inclined protagonists. But with the release of Ambition of ...

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Muv Luv (Vita) review

Delve into the recent Vita release of Muv-Luv and you won’t immediately understand why the 2003 visual novel is often considered one of the medium’s most prodigious efforts. Split into two distinct arcs, Muv-Luv Extra ...

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New Game Releases: June 14th-20th, 2018

Although this week is dominated by the building-block based adventures of the Parr family, with LEGO The Incredibles arriving on four platforms, that’s not the only notable title arriving this week. With Arcade Archives: Donkey ...

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Antigraviator review

During the nineties, there was a near surplus of high-speed, futuristic racing games. Popular series like F-Zero, Wipeout, Rollcage, Jet Moto, and Midway’s Thunder franchise all vied for a place on the podium. While some ...

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Love is Dead review

Don’t worry, Love is Dead isn’t nearly as nihilistic as the title implies. Sure, the game’s introduction seems thoroughly bleak at first, with the demise of its amorous couple, the commencement of world calamity, and ...

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Navigating 428: Shibuya Scramble

Referred to as the visual novel for people who don’t like visual novels, 428: Shibuya Scramble has the privilege of being the genre’s only effort to obtain a perfect Famitsu score. If that’s not intriguing ...

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Juicy Realm review

With engaging offerings like The Binding of Isaac, Nuclear Throne, and Enter the Gungeon, there’s no shortage of Rogue-like, twin-stick shooters on Steam. Eager to join the popular sub-genre is Juicy Realm, a title that ...

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New Game Releases: June 7th-13th, 2018

With the Electronic Entertainment Expo drawing audience attention, this week’s schedule of releases is understandably succinct. But that won’t stop a few notable new titles from appearing on retail shelves and digital stores. From Jurassic ...

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