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Contrast Review

Contrast is a puzzle platformer in a 1920’s themed setting, featuring a young girl named Didi and her friend Dawn.The game starts with Didi sneaking out of bed and into a nightclub where she finds that her family life is not quite as perfect as she hoped. You play as her Didi’s mysterious friend Dawn, and must help with her journey to repair her broken family and get her parents back together.

From the title screen, the scene is set wonderfully with a jazz soundtrack and noir design looks great. I have always loved the style in games such as Bioshock and the individual locations ooze of it, from jazz clubs, to cinemas and hotels, they all look the part.

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Master Reboot Review

Our review of excellent adventure/exploration game, Master Reboot, from Wales Interactive… oh and it has cards too!

Spoiler free.

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Humble WB Games Bundle has started

The latest Humble Bundle has started, get five Warner Bros games for a bargain.

A minimum of $1 gets you:

  • F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin
  • F.E.A.R. 3
  • Lord of the Rings: War in the North
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum Game of the Year Edition.

Beating the average gets you:

  • Scribblenauts: Unmasked
  • Batman: Arkham City Game of the Year Edition

Find out more at https://www.humblebundle.com/

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Steam Marines Review

“In space no one can hear you scream” goes the famous film quote. They might just hear you scream after playing this intentionally hard roguelike game.

Steam Marines is a roguelike set onboard a ship that has been attacked. You control a squad of four soldiers who must reach the elevator on each procedurally generated floor to proceed through the ship and eventually find freedom. It would be fair to say the game takes a good amount of influence from the Space Hulk/Crusade and X-Com game series, with its dark corridors and rooms with ‘fog of war’ and action points to spend on movement and actions. While not an original concept, Steam Marines manages to blend its influences into a neat game.

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Greenlight Highlights – Episode 15

The latest in our weekly look at some of the best new submissions to Steams Greenlight section. In this episode we cover MokMok, Mimpi, Quadradius, Unsworn, Atomic Ninjas, Out of the Park Baseball 14 and Franchise Hockey Manager.

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FORCED Review

Looks may be deceiving… watching the FORCED videos before I played the game, I got the impression that the game was a co-op action RPG. While it does have some RPG elements, the game is more of an action puzzle game set in what looks like a RPG themed game. This is not necessarily a bad thing, it is quite unique and hopefully helps it stand out from the crowded genre.

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Escape Goat review

We have been following MagicalTimeBean’s Escape Goat when it was first released on Xbox Indie Games two years ago. Since then it has made it through Steam’s Greenlight system and is now available to buy on Steam. I think it is about time we review it.

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