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Dead Rising 4 Surpasses 1 Million Players

Capcom Vancouver announced today that Dead Rising 4 has reached 1 million players. This figure combines players from both the Xbox One version, which launched last December, and the PC version, with the game having hit Steam …Read More The post Dead Rising 4 Surpasses 1 Million Players by Tomas Franzese appeared first on DualShockers.

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Clone Drone in the Danger Zone PC giveaway – Six Steam keys for six lucky winners

It’s been about a month since we wrote about Doborog Games third-person sword fighter game “Clone Drone in the Danger Zone“, and since the Steam release took place just recently (which it did on the 16th of March) I (Robin Ek, TGG) thought that it would be a good idea to do a giveaway for the game. Well, guess what? The… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

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Street Fighter V’s New Capcom Fighters Network PC Preview Coming March 28th, Runs to April 3rd

Today, Capcom announced its plan to offer PC players a free glimpse into several new features and enhancements coming to Street Fighter V’s Capcom Fighters Network (CFN) online experience beginning on March 28th 1 p.m. PST …Read More The post Street Fighter V’s New Capcom Fighters Network PC Preview Coming March 28th, Runs to April 3rd by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

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Three Indie Games Are Vying To Out-Smash Smash Bros.

Rivals of Aether 18 years after Super Smash Bros’ initial release, a slew of indie games are challenging its dominance of the platform fighting genre. Advertisement Rivals of Aether, Brawlhalla, and Melee Masters are all upcoming indie platform fighters riffing on the theme Smash has been singing for two decades—one that 2013’s Towerfall circled with its archery-based play. Players battle it out with their choice of character on one of the game’s platform-based stages. If you fall off the map, you die. You can shield against other players’ attacks, fight in the air or string together moves in punishing combos. If you’ve played some Smash and pick up any of these games’ betas, the gameplay and user interface are intuitive. In some, you can triple-jump or parry instead of shield, but the formula is there; it just got a makeover. Calling them “rip-offs” would be ungenerous. They’re variations sporting a more grassroots spirit than Super Smash Bros’. For players searching for the same formula with more unique fighters, a more responsive dev team and a less inundated competitive scene, these games can offer a lot. Rivals of READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!

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Daymare: 1998 Hits Steam Greenlight and Production Continues

After the cancellation of Daymare: 1998’s Kickstarter campaign, it’s continued development has been uncertain. Today, Invader Studios announced a greenlit status. …Read More The post Daymare: 1998 Hits Steam Greenlight and Production Continues by Jordan Loeffler appeared first on DualShockers.

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The dark fantasy tactical RPG “Narborion Saga” is now available on Steam

Epic Rogue-like Dungeoneering, Quests and Much More Awaits Keen Adventurers in this Epic Story-Driven RPG. Budapest, Hungary, March 21st, 2017 – Independent Developer Liber Primus Games today launched their epic dark fantasy adventure title Narborion Saga on Steam for PC. The game brings together an adventurous mix of gamebook style narrative with in-depth branching storylines, tactical combat and rogue-like dungeoneering…. READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

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Daymare: 1998 has been greenlit by the Steam Community

Invader Studios old school Survival Horror game “Daymare: 1998” may have failed to reach it’s Kickstarter goal on time, but the game sure didn’t fail to impress the Steam community. You see, I (Robin Ek, TGG) was just informed by Invader Studios that “Daymare: 1998” has been greenlit on Steam: “We wanted to share the great news with you all. Thanks to… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

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Sekai Project Announces Two New Moe Visual Novels for the West: Neko-Nin Ex Heart and Karakara 2

During their panel at AOD, visual novel publisher Sekai Project announced two new games coming west, along with the release date of a previously announced game. …Read More The post Sekai Project Announces Two New Moe Visual Novels for the West: Neko-Nin Ex Heart and Karakara 2 by Azario Lopez appeared first on DualShockers.

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Macbat 64 PC giveaway – Six Steam keys for six lucky winners

I (Robin Ek, TGG) got some very good news for all you N64 fans out there, because as you might remember. Just a couple of days ago I informed our readers  about the release of Siactro’s low poly 3D Platformer “Macbat 64“ (which launched on Steam two days ago). Well, guess what? Marcus Horn (the creator of “Macbat 64”) hooked us up with… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

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Ghost 1.0 gets a new missions mode on the 24th of March

I (Robin Ek, TGG) got some good news to share with all you Metroidvania, sci-fi and cyberpunk fans out there. You see, I was just informed by @unepic_fran (the maker of Ghost 1.0 and UnEpic) that there will be a new missions mode for his Metroidvania/Sci-fi/Cyberpunk game “Ghost 1.0” on the 24th of March (the game was released in June last year via… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

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Steam Group Helps Players Prevent Carpal Tunnel

PC games can confer all sorts of positive benefits: improved spatial reasoning, a sense of community, the best video games (don’t @ me), etc. They can also destroy your damn wrists. Advertisement Carpal Tunnel Prevention is a handy Steam group dedicated to keeping your precious digits in working order. They send out regular alerts reminding people to get up and stretch, and they provide resources to help people identify carpal tunnel and repetitive strain injury. They also offer exercises you can do to prevent those issues. Given that carpal tunnel and related issues can cut your gaming days woefully short, it’s important to make sure you’re taking care of yourself. Hands and wrists are fragile! They are also vindictive. Be kind to them, or they might try to choke you in the night. Advertisement You’re reading Steamed, Kotaku’s page dedicated to all things in and around Valve’s wildly popular PC gaming service. Games, culture, community creations, criticism, guides, videos—everything. If you’ve found anything cool/awful on Steam, send us a message to let us know. READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!

The medieval strategy 16-bit RPG “You…And who else?” will soon be released on Steam

Press release: March 17, 2017 – A whole new adventure is about to start, fellow gamer. Today Aldorlea Games will release a title that you won’t be able to ignore if you are into medieval journeys and classic videogames. Discover and conquer the mysterious lands of “You… and who else?” on Steam (PC), a game that perfectly combines strategy and… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

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The Medieval tabletop-inspired RTS game “Wartile” is now available on Steam Early Access

Tactical Combat Within Beautifully Crafted Digital Battle Boards Brings Viking Lore to Life Today! Press release: Copenhagen, Denmark – March 17, 2017 – Playwood Project’s medieval tabletop-inspired real time strategy game Wartile is now available on Steam Early Access. Featuring stunning, highly detailed digital dioramas and innovative, tactical gameplay, Wartile takes players on a journey through intricately crafted environments as… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!