Asymmetrical multiplayer is just a cool concept, it really is, and I don’t know why we hadn’t come up with it sooner as an industry. Crawl feels like looking through to an alternate timeline, to what might have been if gaming had pushed the boundaries […]

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Armello is a digital board game that goes beyond simply adapting an existing board game into a digital version. Armello was designed to be a board game played in a virtual space, including all the mechanics that just wouldn’t work for a real board game […]

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I’m not an especially big space buff, the idea of the final frontier doesn’t give me my jollies except for the potential alien shooting that takes place therein. When I saw Earthlight VR being promoted at PAXAus, however, I was intrigued for two reasons. One, […]

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Blockpocalypse is a party game in the same way that Mario Party is a party game: It gathers four players together under the false pretense of “fun” before turning them against one another. That isn’t to say that the game isn’t fun at all, quite […]

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Assault Android Cactus, in my opinion, is one of the best examples of an Early Access title done right. I’ve played it at different times throughout its various stages of development, going as far back as when they just had a grid to represent the […]

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Rogue Singularity seems like the kind of game that I could get really into: A platformer with procedurally generated levels, giant death-trap machines, and an emphasis on fast playthroughs. Before speaking with developer Scott Beca, I made many frustrated and profanity-strewn attempts to beat my […]

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Phantasmal is a game that GameCloud’s Paddy Waring looked at during last year’s PAXAus through the splits in his fingers, hands on his face, shielding his eyes from the unrelenting horror and lighting glitches. A year later, the glitches are gone but the horror remains […]

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When not disrespecting the likes of Chrono Trigger and Final Fantasy I-VI with terms like “dumbed down mechanics,” Paddy spent a lot [...]

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Transhumanism, at its core, is about enhancing the human mind and body through the use of technology. Not using stuff like educational [...]

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Are you the kind of RTS player that loves grand strategy and epic battles, sending forth hundreds of units to clash together in a spectacular fashion? At first glance, Ashes of the Singularity looks and feels similar to Supreme Commander, but it incorporates several mechanics […]

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