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Not The Doom You Know

Not The Doom You Know When I think of Doom, two things come to mind: its colorful, over-the-top violence and its ridiculous speed. If you take either of those things out of the equation, what you have isn’t id Software’s infamous shooter but something lesser. This creates an interesting problem …

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Opus Magnum Review

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Opus Magnum Review Share. An incredible puzzle game that encourages experimentation over frustration. By Tom Marks Beating a level in Opus Magnum is just the beginning. Sure, I built a machine to assemble that level’s target product, but how do I make it better? How do I make that machine …

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A Lonely Mountain

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A Lonely Mountain The Winter Olympics and Steep don’t have a lot in common other than they take place on snowy mountains, which is the crux of this expansion’s problems. Steep’s base game and its DLC up to this point are open-ended experiences predicated on letting players explore different extreme …

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Battlestar Galactica: Deadlock Review

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Battlestar Galactica: Deadlock Review Share. Better late than never, BSG gets the game it deserved. By Caley Roark Despite all its acclaim, the reimagined Battlestar Galactica series that ran from 2004 to 2009 has been severely underrepresented when it comes to quality games. Similarly, recent choices for space-based strategy games …

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The Surge: A Walk in the Park

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The Surge: A Walk in the Park Whereas The Surge managed to get the basics of Dark Souls right but failed to make either the enemies or world interesting, A Walk In The Park corrects this problem (for the most part). The idea of a sci-fi Souls game was cool …

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Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris

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Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris Where to begin… The story campaign? Very short 2 hour campaign that they stretch out by making you jump back and forth from Mercury to Earth, then to other planets as well. One of the story missions is the Pyramidion strike, but shorter, easier and …

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