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Spelunky 2 Wants You to Die, Hades Wants You to Win

Back in 2012 I was blown away by Spelunky, a slick yet simple roguelike platformer with colorful art that masked a brutally challenging experience. Every run begins the same. Armed...Read More

Virtually Trick or Treat in Roblox, Hosted by iD Tech

STEM youth education company iD Tech is hosting a virtual Halloween event this year, entirely within Roblox. ID’s Halloween Block Party is a ticketed, free event for kids age 7...Read More

ARK: Survival Evolved Halloween Event Fear Evolved Adds Ghost Creatures

The annual Halloween event for ARK: Survival Evolved is now live. Fear Evolved adds spooky chibis, ghost skins, and a return of previous years’ favorite items, monsters, and skins. The...Read More

Tactically Transform in Transformers: Battlegrounds

Outright Games and developer Coatsink have released Transformers: Battlegrounds, a tactical strategy game set in the Transformers universe. It’s available on PC (Steam), PlayStation 4, Switch, and Xbox One, for...Read More

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The Crown Tundra is Now Available for Pokémon Sword and Shield Expansion Pass

The second half of the Pokémon Sword and Shield Expansion Pass, the Crown Tundra, is now available on Nintendo Switch. The Crown Tundra adds a new snowy region. You’ve been...Read More

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Enter the Shadow Realm in Fornitemares 2020: Midas’ Revenge

Fortnitemares, the annual Halloween event for Fortnite, is now live through November 3. This year’s event is called Fortnitemares 2020: Midas’ Revenge, adding new shadow gameplay after your eliminated in...Read More

Witch It is Hide n Seek with Transforming Witches

Daedalic Entertainment and developer Barrel Roll Games have officially brought multiplayer hide n seek game Witch It out of Early Access. The 1.0 launch is available now on Steam PC,...Read More

Ubisoft Details Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Season Pass Expansions

We can be certain of three things in life: death, taxes, and post-launch season passes for big-budget video games. Ubisoft officially announced the season pass for Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, which...Read More

Rep Ocasio-Cortez Streamed Among Us to over 400,000 Concurrent Viewers

I clearly remember the days in the early 90s when the US congress began having congressional hearings on violence in video games. What a long way we’ve come. One of...Read More

It’s a Winter Wonderland in The Sims 4 Snowy Escape Expansion

Electronic Arts and Maxis have announced The Sims 4 Snowy Escape expansion pack, coming to PC and Mac (Origin, Steam), PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on November 13, for $39.99....Read More

The Video Game Source Project Seeks to Save Old Games, Beginning with Monkey Island

The Video Game History Foundation is a nonprofit dedicated to preserving and celebrating old video games. They’ve started a new initiative, the Video Game Source Project, to preserve and analyze...Read More

Planet Coaster: Console Edition Arrives November 10

One of our favorite sim games from the last few years is coming to consoles. Planet Coaster: Console Edition ($49.99) is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Xbox One...Read More

Race With Ryan Road Trip Deluxe Edition Out Now On PC and Consoles

Race With Ryan is a Mario Kart-like racer based on the incredibly popular Ryan’s World children’s YouTube channel. It released last year on PC, PlayStation 4, Switch, and Xbox One....Read More

Unrailed Review

Available On: PC (Steam), PlayStation 4, Switch, and Xbox One Taking a cue from the much-loved co-op series Overcooked, Unrailed is a zany co-op survival adventure in which a team...Read More