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Top 10 Roguelikes

Role-playing just like they did in the old days. You think you know RPG’s? You’re a regular Jon Snow if you don’t know roguelikes. A sub-genre of the standard RPG fare, roguelikes get their name from the original progenitor, Rogue, and are often characterized by a lack of graphics,…
Ever Forward

Interview with Bin Yang, Producer of ‘Ever Forward’

Explore Maya’s world in Ever Forward with producer Bin Yang In a world fraught with uncertainty at every turn, life can be frightening — especially for a little girl. Such is Maya’s existence — forced to be indoors due to a nebulous calamity and desperate for her inattentive mother’s…
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8-Bit Chronicles: Balloon Fight

But in my heart… Bleeps, bloops, and pixels: the cornerstones of classic gaming. The innate addiction coded within the circuit board-powered arcade cabinets and NES cartridges render them precious artifacts, their primitive graphics and relative brevity revered even today. But why is that the case? Join Anthony on his…

Significant LGBT Characters in Gaming

Let’s Talk About Some LGBT Characters   When I first started writing for HeyPoorPlayer, I wrote an article on my favourite and the most significate LGBT characters in gaming. While I stand by my inclusions in the article, given the time that has passed and that it’s now Pride…
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Why Valorant will be the best First-Person Shooter of 2020.

Valorant is Set to Release on June 2nd From the creators of League of Legends, Valorant is new IP from Riot games. A 5-vs-5 tactical shooter utilizing differing agents with special abilities, this game takes some of the best of both Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Overwatch; where the goal…

Top 10 Free Classic Doom Engine Games

The original Doom has yet to meet its doom. With Doom Eternal out and shaking the gaming world once again, it may be prudent to take a look back the roots of the series. The original Doom was released way back in 1993 and changed the gaming industry forever.…

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