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Musical Runner Lost in Harmony Coming to Nintendo Switch, PC on June 21

Embark on a journey all about love and music Publisher Playdius and developer Digixart Entertainment have announced that they will be bringing their award-winning game Lost in Harmony to Nintendo…

Earthlock Locks in Free Upgrade for All Players

Offer to last for an entire year After quite a bit of work, indie developer Snowcastle Games has finally released EARTHLOCK, a complete and total re-haul of their 2016 fantasy…

Overview Trailer Shines Light on Upcoming Switch SRPG God Wars The Complete Legend

New trailer showcases God Wars The Complete Legend’s new mechanics, exclusive character Orihime Publisher NIS America today released a new trailer for Kadokawa Games’ upcoming Nintendo Switch SRPG God Wars…

SEGA Celebrates SEGA Genesis Classics Release with Mixer Stream and Speedrunning Tournament

Festivities begin today at 3PM EDT In celebration of the upcoming release of SEGA Genesis Classics, (or Sega Mega Drive Classics, depending on where you’re from), the folks over at SEGA…

XSEED Games Announces Four-Title Lineup for Console, PC, and VR

Save the world with music, avoid being murdered by zombies, and more! If you’re a fan of over-the-top Japanese games then you’re in luck, because XSSEED Games has just…

Happy Birthdays Demo Now Available in Nintendo eShop

Time to get creating! NIS America has announced the official release of the Happy Birthdays demo on the Nintendo eShop. Originally released last year on the PlayStation 4 as Birthdays the…

I Hate Running Backwards Review (PC)

I Hate Running Backwards Into Exploding Barrels      I Hate Running Backwards quite literally turns the shmup genre…

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles Review (Switch)

Breath of The Mild   A curious thing happened on my way to a relatively ‘meh’ review of Yonder:…

The Fall Review (Switch)

Space Paranoid Androids     When Limbo came out in 2010, it enveloped you in its dark, murky world…

Conan Exiles Review (PS4)

Barbarian Homemaker Simulator 2018 There is a lot that you can do in Conan Exiles. Fancy building up an army? All…

The Land of Glass Review (PC)

As Classy As it is Glassy The thing about glass is that it can be beautiful, ornate and carefully…

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Solo Review (PC)

Might as well face it you’re addicted to love Solo is a single player puzzle game described by developer…

5 Crazy (but not too crazy) E3 Predictions

Some Crazy (sort of) E3 Predictions   E3 is so close I can almost smell it. This is the Superbowl for gamers, the masters, the NBA Finals. Just thinking…

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The Nintendo Labo Beginner’s Guide: Variety Kit Edition

Need some help on understanding Labo? Look no further! It’s been two weeks since Nintendo’s latest Switch peripheral — Nintendo Labo — has arrived in all it cardboard glory.…

Banned Board Games: Public Assistance

Banned Board Games: Episode Two – Public Assistance  We welcome you to enjoy the second video in our new series: Banned Board Games. This series looks at board games that, for whatever…

Banned Board Games: What Shall I Be?

In this installment of Banned Board Games, we look at a game that was, on reflection, very poorly thought through. The sixties' career game What Shall I Be? aimed…

Setting Sail Again: Skies of Arcadia in Retrospect

Setting Sail Once Again Disclaimer before I start get things started. I love Skies of Arcadia. I cannot state that enough. It was my favorite video game growing up,…

Interview: Super Daryl Deluxe Developer Dan & Gary Games

Take a Closer Look at the World(s) of Water Falls Earlier this month, we here at Hey Poor Player had the chance to sit down with Super Daryl Deluxe…

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Caromble! Preview

We can hear a Caromble in the jungle.   Ya know, there’s just something so pure and entertaining about Breakout or Arkanoid-style games. They make for great first-time projects for…

Pillars Of Eternity II: Deadfire Preview

Pillars of Eternity II is the Original On A Boat Pillars of Eternity launched in 2005, and with that release came praise and respect for a CRPG that brought…

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Apocryph Preview

A battle between good and medieval.   Please note: although Apocryph has released on Steam and is not an Early Access title, the developers have indicated that the game…

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YIIK: A Post-Modern RPG Preview: Disc Jockey Heroes

By hipsters, for hipsters Before I began my demo of YIIK: A Post-Modern RPG, I talked to the game’s creator about where his inspiration came from. His answer was that he had…

I Hate Running Backwards Review (PC)

I Hate Running Backwards Into Exploding Barrels      I Hate Running Backwards quite literally turns the shmup genre on its head. While other vertically-scrolling shooters tend to place…

Banned Board Games: What Shall I Be?

In this installment of Banned Board Games, we look at a game that was, on reflection, very poorly thought through. The sixties' career game What Shall I Be? aimed…

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Silver Spoon Vol. 2 Review

Who knew agriculture school was this compelling? The second volume of Silver Spoon begins, perhaps, exactly as you’d expect: cooking pizza. What, did you think the brick oven Hachiken…

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One Piece Vol. 86 Review

The most traumatic wedding crash ever? The very best One Piece flashbacks aren’t merely the ones that make us cry, but those so emotionally numbing their memory lingers well…

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