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EA are working on Star Wars Jedi: Survivor’s PC performance issues

Star Wars Jedi: Survivor could have used "a little more time in the bacta tank." That was James' conclusion when he looked at its performance on PC. EA now say that they're "aware that Star Wars Jedi: Survivor isn't performing to our standards for a percentage of our PC players, ...
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Soapbox: It’s Time For A Zelda 1 Remake, Please

Or a 'temporal localisation', if you like.Soapbox features enable our individual writers and contributors to voice their opinions on hot topics and random stuff they've been chewing over. Today, as TOTK anticipation increases to dangerous levels, Gavin explores why it's time for Nintendo to go back to a very specific ...
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7 Games Like The Sims Worth Playing in 2023

The Sims franchise has been an incredible success since its release in the early 2000s and to this day there haven't been any real competitors. Despite The Sims being truly one of a kind, the life simulation genre is alive and well. In The Sims, you can create your own ...
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Konami’s GetsuFumaDen: Undying Moon Is Getting A Limited Run Switch Release

Pre-orders start next week.It's been a busy week for the physical distributor Limited Run Games and to top it off the company has now announced a hard copy of GetsuFumaDen: Undying Moon.There'll be a standard copy ($39.99) and classic edition ($64.99) up for grabs. The classic edition will come with ...
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How Dead Island 2 Was Brought Back From the Dead | IGN Inside Stories

Dead Island 2’s development cycle is infamous at this point. Initially revealed in 2014, its journey has been almost as treacherous as a runner trying to make it along Venice Beach in the midst of a zombie outbreak. Two studios tried to put a sequel together but were met with ...
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Review: Teslagrad 2 – A Fine Follow-Up That Leaves You Wanting More

Lighting strikes twice.When the original Teslagrad released in 2013, the indie game scene was in a very different place. Long before modern Indie Worlds and Nindie Showcases and games from small developers put out by billion-dollar publishers, indie games still felt very much independent. The original game — recently re-released ...
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Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (April 29th)

On the Zelda home straight.Welcome back to another edition of What are you Playing, where we give you a brief rundown of the week in Nintendo before discussing what gaming we're all up to this weekend.The big news this time around is (deep breath) there are less than two weeks ...
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Koei Tecmo Permanently Lowers Digital Price Of Attack On Titan Series On Switch

"Experience the story from the anime".During a time when game prices are being bumped up to $70 and beyond, Koei Tecmo has announced it will be "permanently" reducing the digital price of its Attack on Titan video games based on the popular animeThis includes Attack on Titan, Attack On Titan ...
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Octopath Traveler II Director Talks About The Future Of The Series

"We have casually chatted".Believe it or not but Octopath Traveler II only made its debut on the Nintendo Switch and other platforms last month.If it has got you wondering about a third entry in this HD-2D series, the team isn't quite ready to discuss what's next. However, it has "casually ...
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Stray Blade Review

It can be tough to stand out from the pack when creating another Dark Souls-inspired action game to toss on the pile. In theory, developer Point Blank Games had the right idea of how to do it with Stray Blade, making a more approachable soulslike with a focus heavily on ...
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