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MidBoss’ Summer of Pride Event Celebrates LGBTQIA+ Voices in Gaming

Colton Butler
San Francisco developers MidBoss are set to begin a month-long celebration of the LGBTQIA+ presence among games, developers, streamers, and creators in the gaming industry on their Twitch channel on June 1. The 2064: Read Only Memories developers will host the event and showcase a selection of games featuring queer......
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Enter an Art Deco Nightmare in ‘Dollhouse’

Colton Butler
Like its antagonistic mannequins, Dollhouse is not what it first seems. Gameplay initially felt like a tutorial for what multiplayer mode, but quickly became a unique spin on the “collect things while a monster chases you” subgenre of horror. With a retro setting and gorgeous art design, Dollhouse is a......
Opinion

More Than Just Entertainment: Video Games as a Vessel

Colton Butler
Games like Rainswept can serve as a vessel for the exploration of sensitive topics in a very intimate, interactive space. Despite playing a role, the player is always somewhat removed from the events themselves through the sheer way of “playing.” In this way, video games can be a safe space...
Kickstarters News

The Darkside Detective: Season 2 Reaches Funding Goal

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Players can expect more humor, snappy dialogue, and point and click, pixelated action with the news that developer Spooky Doorway hit their Kickstarter funding goal for The Darkside Detective Season 2. With three days to go until the deadline, they hope to reach their stretch goal of including an Anthology Case......
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The Darkside Detective 2 begins crowdfunding via Kickstarter

Colton Butler
After its release toward the end of Summer 2017, The Darkside Detective quickly charmed Indie Ranger and many in the gaming community with its comedy and style. Today, developers Spooky Doorway launched their Kickstarter for a sequel, The Darkside Detective 2. We spoke with Paul Conway, Dave McCabe and Treasa......
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Garage: Bad Trip Review: A Visceral VHS Nightmare

Colton Butler
Garage: Bad Trip, the debut effort from developer Zombie Dynamics, is a unique look at a tried and true genre. Inspired by the 80s, Hotline Miami, and schlocky horror films, it takes all of its influences and manages to stand out just the same. Taking on the role of Butch,......
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