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Steam counters "review bombing" by adding time graphs to game scores

"See how a game's reviews have evolved over time."

Surreal puzzler Back to Bed is free through Thursday on Steam

Dev's next game, the musical adventure Figment, launches on Friday.

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Forza Motorsport 7 demo is now live on Xbox One and PC

Includes three "unique racing experiences".

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The Evil Dead gets a new video game spin-off, but…

It's as an update to Phantom Halls.

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Layers of Fear is coming to Switch

The Joy-Con of painting.

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Spintires: MudRunner launches this Halloween on PS4, Xbox One and PC

Remaster is half-off for those with the original game.

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The Chinese Room has a new game out this week

It's called So Let Us Melt, and it's for Google's VR headset.

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Dead by Daylight adds Leatherface DLC

Free trial this weekend.

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Call of Duty: WW2 is getting an open beta on PC this month

Tentative system requirements revealed.

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Doom on Switch won't have SnapMap level editor

Multiplayer to be downloaded separately due to cartridge size limitations.

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Mysterious monarch sim Kingdom is now available on Switch

Wanted: one kingdom. Selling: one horse.

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Saints Row: The Third is now backwards compatible on Xbox One

Along with Slender: The Arrival, Super Contra, Undertow and more.

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Switch to revive Nintendo arcade classics, starting with the original Mario Bros.

Vs. Balloon Fight, Vs. Ice Climber, and Punch-Out!! to follow.

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Skyrim's Switch release date slated for November

For the adventurer who has not yet taken an arrow to the knee.

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Axiom Verge to launch early on Switch eShop following retail release delay

"The people have spoken!" dev says after polling fans what to do.

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Rocket League's Autumn Update adds seasonal arena, new items, and a better spectator mode

PC players to receive LAN support and a Tournaments mode beta.

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Thimbleweed Park sets release dates on Switch, iOS and Android

Add this pocket-sized adventure to your inventory.

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Apple reveals iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X

UPDATE: UK pricing revealed. iPhone X's 256GB version costs 1149.

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ThatGameCompany reveals "social adventure game" Sky for iOS

A "constantly evolving space" that will premiere this winter.

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Okami HD is coming to the west in December

Here's how it looks in action.

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Gunpoint dev's stealthy space sandbox Heat Signature launches this month

Play during the first week to unlock the "Everything Gun."

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Nintendo "strongly urges" you don't overpay for SNES mini on eBay

Reggie Fils-Aime insists supply will meet demand this time.

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Firewatch dev threatens Pewdiepie video takedown, following YouTube star's use of N-word

"Our game on his channel = endorsement" says Firewatch dev.

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Destiny 2 director defends its shaders as one-time use items

"Shaders are now an ongoing reward for playing. Customisation will inspire gameplay."

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Swery reveals gameplay of his cat-based murder mystery The Good Life

The cat's out of the bag as Fig crowdfunding campaign launches.

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Obduction review

Myst opportunity.

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Nintendo reveals several Switch indie games and release dates

SteamWorld Dig 2! Kentucky Route Zero! Morphies Law!

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Super Meat Boy sequel announced for consoles, PC and mobile

Levels get harder each time you replay them.

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Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes revealed for Switch

Suda 51's first time in the director's chair since the original No More Heroes.

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GTA Online adds customisable aircrafts next week

UPDATE: Includes Battlegrounds-like sandbox survival mode Motor Wars.

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After five years the Homestuck game finally has a release date

Hiveswap slated to premiere in September.

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Darkwood developer releases its own game on Pirate Bay

"Please, please, don't buy it through any key reselling site."

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KFC unleashes VR training game about cooking fried chicken

UPDATE: It's really used on trainees. Official trailer teases Lynchian horrors.

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Switch battery case with HDMI port doubles its Kickstarter goal in two days

No dock needed. Extends the battery life by 4.5 hours.

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Overwatch update to let Mercy resurrect players as a regular move

But only resuscitate one at a time with a 30 second cooldown.

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Final Fantasy 15 is getting free Assassin's Creed crossover DLC

Dawn the AC cowl as Lestallum partakes in its Assassin's Festival.

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Oxenfree and Forza 5 will be free in September for Xbox Live Gold subscribers

Along with Battlefield 3 and and Hydro Thunder Hurricane.

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Hellboy is coming to Injustice 2

Next DLC also adds Black Manta and Mortal Kombat's Raiden.

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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle reveals Season Pass

Adds new weapons, challenge modes, and a story expansion.

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Brink is now free on Steam

Has more concurrent users than LawBreakers and Battleborn combined.

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New horror-themed Humble Bundle offers very cheap Alien: Isolation

Plus Layers of Fear, Dead by Daylight, and Five Nights at Freddy's: Sister Location.

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Rainbow Six Siege offers free trial this weekend

Year 2: Season 3 update, Operation Blood Orchid, dated for September.

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Age of Empires 4 revealed with Relic at the helm

Original game's remake due in October, Definitive Editions of AoE 2 and 3 announced.

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Xbox Games Pass offers ReCore: Definitive Edition in September

Along with Metro: Last Light Redux and Garou Mark of the Wolves.

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Here's all the games enhanced on Xbox One X

Over 100 titles, including Quantum Break, Gears of War 4, and Titanfall 2.

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Mass Effect: Andromeda won't receive any more single-player updates

Multiplayer missions, novels and comics will continue the story.

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Xbox One X to launch with special day one “Project Scorpio” Edition - report

Microsoft partners with Doritios to make green Xbox-themed chips.

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Dissidia Final Fantasy NT sets January release date on PS4

Gameplay walkthrough explains how this fighting game / RPG hybrid works.

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Yakuza 6 sets March release date in the west

Special "After Hours" edition includes shot glasses and ice stones.

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Splatoon 2 sales overtake Crash Bandicoot in the US

Tekken 7 drops from top slot to 20th in one month.

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First-person roguelike City of Brass releases on Early Access next month

Ex-BioShock devs' Arabian adventure to launch with 12 procedurally-generated levels.

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Pinball FX3 will feature cross-platform play, just not between consoles

Transferable table roster confirmed along with new Universal Studios cabinets.

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Blizzard to livestream Gamescom "Reveal Ceremony" on Wednesday

Overwatch animated short confirmed. May be time for a new WoW expansion too.

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Retro cyberpunk adventure Technobabylon is out now on iOS

Dragon Age: Inquisition director calls it "an exceptional point and click with a killer story."

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Crackdown 3 delayed until spring 2018

"We want to ensure we deliver the right experiences all the way through."

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Prey adds a free trial on all platforms

Keep your progress when switching to full game.

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