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Devolver Digital Teases Nintendo Switch Game Announcement at Upcoming GDC

More news on the mystery game will be revealed at GDC with a potential release date of later this year. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 5:32 PM
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Typoman Launches Worldwide on PS4 this Tuesday

The indie game from developer Brainseed Factory finally makes its appearance on PS4 this week. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 2:55 PM
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NieR: Automata Producer Explains Why there Are No Plans for an Xbox One Version at the Moment

In a new statement, Saito talks about the unlikelihood of an Xbox One version of the game after previously stating that he would consider the possibility. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 1:23 PM
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New Images Revealed of Switch Packaging for Super Bomberman R

Check out the interior packaging for Switch games while also getting another look at the size of the cartridges. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 12:03 PM
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Night in the Woods’ European PS4 Release Pushed Back a Week

One of 2017's most anticipated indie releases, Night in the Woods, is almost here. As you may remember, last month developer Infinite Falls announced that the adventure game was hitting PS4, PC, Mac, and Linux on February ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 11:27 AM
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Shift Happens Launch Trailer Revealed Ahead of its Release on PS4, Xbox One, and PC This Wednesday

Today, developer Klonk Games and publisher Deck13 released a new trailer for the cooperative platformer, Shift Happens, which is leaving Steam Early Access and launching on PS4, Xbox One, and PC on February 22, 2017. But not ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 11:02 AM
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Gorgeous Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood Art Shows Enemies, Gear and Much More…and a Matter of Thighs

Final Fantasy XIV Lead Artist reveals gorgeous art for the upcoming expansion. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 10:44 AM
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Todd Howard Says Bethesda Has “New Ideas That We Want to Explore” for Future Games

Skyrim and Fallout 4 director Todd Howard said that Bethesda Softworks has "new ideas that we want to explore in the future" for upcoming games. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 10:17 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV Expansion “Stormbood” Shines in Gorgeous Videos: Samurai, New City and New Areas

Square Enix showcases the new goodies coming with Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood in June: the samurai job, the new city Kugane, and the new far eastern areas. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 9:15 AM
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Xbox One Gets Limited Time Price Drop to $250, Just in Time for Tax Returns

Microsoft's latest promotion on Xbox One is once again bringing the system down to $250 on all Xbox One and Xbox One S consoles and bundles. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 8:59 AM
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Funko Reveals New Line of Borderlands Pop! Vinyl Figurines with Tiny Tina, Zer0, and More

The ever-popular line of Pop! Vinyl figurines from Funko will expand with new Borderlands figurines, revealed during New York Toy Fair 2017. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 8:37 AM
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Phil Spencer Going to Japan to Meet Third Party Publishers; Talks More on Project Scorpio and More

Last Night, Xbox Division Head Phil Spencer took to Twitter to respond to questions from fans, as he often does. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 7:26 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV Update 3.55a Dated; New Info Shared about Content and What Comes Beyond

Final Fantasy XIV Director Naoki Yoshida gives more information about the updates the game is getting in the near future. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 6:27 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV Gets More Info on PS4 Pro Patch; Won’t Negatively Impact Standard PS4; “Very Soon”

Final Fantasy XIV Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida gives more info on the upcoming PS4 Pro patch, and promises that it won't negatively impact standard PS4 users. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 6:01 AM
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Final Fantasy Achieves Three Guinness World Records, Including Most Prolific RPG Series Ever

Final Fantasy XIV, Square Enix and Final Fantasy as a series have been officially awarded three Guinness World Records today. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 5:47 AM
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Nintendo Issues Statement Regarding Switch Systems in the Wild, Says One Unit was Stolen and Illegally Resold

Nintendo says a handful of units were stolen from a U.S. retailer with only one system being illegally resold. ...Read More

on February 19, 2017 2:47 AM
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Titanfall 2 Live Fire Update Patch Notes Released; Reveal Further Details and Additions

As you may know, Titanfall 2's second free DLC, Live Fire, is arriving soon, and with it is a bunch of new content. Today, developer Respawn detailed and confirmed that content via the update's patch notes. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 11:23 PM
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New GWENT: The Witcher Card Game Update Live; Includes Nilfgaard Changes, Balance Improvements, and More

Yesterday, GWENT: The Witcher Card Game’s latest update went live on Xbox One and PC. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 7:14 PM
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The Crown of Leaves Launches on Steam Greenlight

Earlier this week, a team of Russian-based developers announced their new visual novel, fantasy-adventure game hybrid, The Crown of Leaves, was launching on Steam Greenlight in hope to earn community support to get onto Steam. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 6:47 PM
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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Getting Three More Collectible Figurines Through Dark Horse

Today, Dark Horse Comics announced it is once again teaming up with CD Projekt Red to bring you more collectible figurines from The Witcher series. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 6:29 PM
2 News

The Church in the Darkness Has More Than 10 Endings, Open-Story, Permadeath, and More

Thanks to a new interview with Two Left Sticks, we now have more details on Paranoid Productions upcoming action/infiltration PS4, Xbox One, and PC game, The Church in the Darkness, which is slated to release sometime this ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 3:37 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV New Expansion “Stormblood” Gets Even More Info on Areas, Features and More

Final Fantasy XIV Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida gives a lot of information on various topics about the game and its upcoming expansion Stormblood. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 3:26 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Pro Patch Alreardy in the Works; Director Comments on Nintendo Switch Version

FInal Fantasy XIV Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida reveals that a PS4 Pro is already in the works, and doesn't close the door to a possible Nintendo Switch port. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 3:16 PM
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Yacht Club Games Confirms Development on Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment has been Completed

The free expansion for Shovel Knight is slated to be released later this spring. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 12:42 PM
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Phil Spencer Claims “2017 is Shaping up to be One of the Most Exciting Years Ever for Xbox Gamers”

Spencer lays out Xbox's 2017 lineup mentioning Project Scorpio, upcoming first party releases, and E3 2017. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 11:54 AM
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Slime-san Jumping its way to Indigestion on Steam in April

Slime-san is a hard-as-nails platformer that takes place within a giant worm's intestines. Developer Fabraz sent out a press release detailing all the anatomical fun along with a launch trailer for the April PC release (via Steam). ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 11:14 AM
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Shigeru Miyamoto and Eiji Aonuma talk about Fan Feedback and their Favorite Aspects of Breath of the Wild in Recent Interview

Miyamoto reveals his love of animals and Aonuma discusses his fear of heights. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 11:13 AM

Portland Indie Game Squad Makes Waves at Global Game Jam

Portland Indie Game Squad Makes Waves at Global Game Jam

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on February 18, 2017 11:00 AM

During a recent event with Global Game Jam, Jordan takes a look at the game jam culture through the eyes of Portland Indie Game Squad, aka PIGSquad.


Last Friday night, the Portland Indie Game Squad (yes, the acronym is "PIGSquad") held an event in Northwest Portland, Oregon for its most recent Global Game Jam (GGJ) event. For those unfamiliar, Global Game Jam collects and connects independent video game developers to encourage the creation of a new project with a development time frame of 48 hours. These Game Jams are held at locations around the world, and PIGSquad has been a proud supporter since 2012. Each GGJ event has its own theme that projects should use for inspiration: the theme for this one ...

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Sundered Kickstarter Finishes with over $200,000 CAD, Physical Copies Still Available

We've definitely covered Sundered here before on DualShockers. The smooth animations, beautiful artwork, and Lovecraftian metroidvania gameplay were immediate draws for me. Now the game is growing up beyond its Kickstarter success story and moving onto the ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 10:49 AM
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Warhammer Quest Is Coming to PS4 and Xbox One later this Month

Control a team of heroes and explore hidden dungeons in this turn based strategy game that is now on consoles. ...Read More

on February 18, 2017 10:42 AM