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Prey Video Preview: Never Trust a Sunny Day

In Prey, you wake up in a luxury apartment with a beautiful sunny day and a helicopter ride waiting just out of the window. Yet things aren't as they seem. ...Read More

on February 15, 2017 10:00 AM
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Brut@l PC Preview — A Cool Reminder of Classic ASCII Roguelikes

Being the youngest writer here at DualShockers, I didn't really get involved in gaming until the mid 2000's with my Game Boy Advanced and Xbox (original). That said, I still appreciate what older games did for the ...Read More

on January 29, 2017 4:54 PM
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Nintendo Switch Hands On Preview: Much More Joy than Con

Our first hands-on with the Nintendo Switch. A hybrid of a home console and a portable from the house that Mario built. ...Read More

on January 15, 2017 12:05 PM
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Strafe PlayStation 4 Preview — Hampered by Early Development

Evoking the look and feel of a generation of first person shooters that have long come and gone, Strafe on PlayStation 4 needs some work before it becomes a spiritual successor to the likes of Doom and ...Read More

on December 21, 2016 4:00 PM
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Ace Combat 7 Preview — Among the Clouds in Virtual Reality

Playing Ace Combat 7 while using the PlayStation VR headset is a strange mixture of familiar and alien.  Ace Combat 7 returns to the fictional world of Strangereal, dropping terms recognizable to fans of the numbered ...Read More

on December 21, 2016 2:37 PM
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Super Mega Baseball 2 PlayStation 4 Preview — Aiming for the Fences

Super Mega Baseball 2 takes out the super cartoony elements from the first game's visuals and, instead, ups the customization and arcade feel of the main game. While the basic gameplay has stayed generally the same, the ...Read More

on December 15, 2016 5:00 PM
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Flinthook PlayStation 4 Preview — High-Flying Grappling Fun

Flinthook is awesome to control. As a rogue-like pixel-art game featuring a grappling hook, Flinthook has some of the tightest controlling platforming I've ever seen. Grappling from hanging chains covering the walls and alternating between them with ...Read More

on December 15, 2016 2:39 PM
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For Honor Hands-On Preview: The Way of the Warrior

With its first reveal at E3 2015, Ubisoft Montreal's For Honor presents a much different and very unique experience from what we've seen of Ubisoft's recent titles in the last few years. Taking a break from the ...Read More

on December 14, 2016 12:00 PM
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LET IT DIE Preview — Friendly Neighborhood Uncle Death

LET IT DIE is a new free to play action rogue-like RPG from developer Grasshopper Manufacture only for PlayStation 4. Known for their hyper-violent action and highly stylized presentation of off-beat characters, LET IT DIE fits in ...Read More

on November 23, 2016 12:27 PM
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First Look and Hands On with the ASTRO A50 Wireless Headset + Base Station

This week in New York City we had the chance to get up close and personal with the newly released A50 Wireless Headset + Base Station from ASTRO Gaming. The A50 name may sound familiar as this ...Read More

on November 3, 2016 7:09 PM
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Dishonored 2 Preview: The Art of the Kill

More than most genres, stealth action games are about precision, patience, and the right opportunity to strike your enemies from above. From classics like Splinter Cell and Metal Gear Solid to more recent favorites like the Batman: ...Read More

on October 8, 2016 9:16 AM
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Creepy Castle Preview: Throwing it Back to the Game Boy Era

The biggest surprise, and one of my favorite games of PAX West, was a small PC game called Creepy Castle. Upon first glance it doesn't look like much. It has the pixel art graphics that have been ...Read More

on September 23, 2016 11:59 PM
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Gears of War 4 Horde Mode Preview: 10 Rounds of Survival-Action

Gears of War 4's horde mode leans heavily on iteration over innovation, which is fine when you have such a solid base to build off of. Gears of War 2 started the horde mode craze, and the ...Read More

on September 22, 2016 6:08 PM
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We Happy Few Preview — Pockets Full of Joy

With a mix of survival, horror, and a dose of the 1960s, We Happy Few is a title that immediately stood out to many with its official reveal early last year. Coming from developer Compulsion Games (previously ...Read More

on September 22, 2016 9:31 AM
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Final Fantasy XV Preview: A Promising Beginning

During PAX West 2016 in Seattle, I was given the chance to play the very first hour of Final Fantasy XV. As one of the biggest games releasing this fall, if not this year, you may have ...Read More

on September 18, 2016 1:31 PM
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Event[0] Preview – a Yandere AI Leads an Intriguing Mix of Old and New

If we had an award for the most intriguing game at Gamescom, Ocelot Society’s Event[0] would have been a strong contender. ...Read More

on September 7, 2016 7:57 AM
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Watch_Dogs 2 Video Preview – Promising, Massive, and Vastly Improved

Watch_Dogs was not universally acclaimed by critics and audience, yet, I personally enjoyed it quite a lot. It was a very competent open world adventure game, and brought forth some really interesting mechanics. ...Read More

on September 3, 2016 3:53 PM
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Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III Video Preview: The Space Marines Are Back

When Sega and Relic announced Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III, I was positively overjoyed. As a big fan of both the franchise and the RTS series, the demise of THQ had left me without one of ...Read More

on August 31, 2016 2:46 PM
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Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr Video Preview: Diablo in Space? Heresy!

At Gamescom 2016 in Cologne, we had the chance to get our hands on Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr, which is a quite fresh take on the Warhammer 40,000 universe, that normally spawns a lot of strategy ...Read More

on August 31, 2016 4:51 AM
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The Culling Preview: The Most Dangerous Game

When it comes down to the basics, survival is everything. What would happen if random strangers were dropped into an isolated location, with only weapons, resources, and a desire to be the last man standing? How would ...Read More

on July 13, 2016 11:00 AM
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Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III Preview – On Your Feet, Space Marine!

During E3 2016, SEGA and Relic Entertainment showed off a gameplay demo for Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III, hereafter referred to simply as Dawn of War III. The presentation was narrated by campaign lead Brent Disbrow, ...Read More

on June 25, 2016 12:47 PM
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Tyranny Preview – It’s Good to be Bad

When I last saw Tyranny at GDC in San Francisco it showed lots of promise. The story is presented after evil has already won and taken over the world, and you play as one of the commanders ...Read More

on June 24, 2016 3:42 PM
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Master X Master Preview: A MOBA Balancing Competitive Multiplayer and Cooperative Singleplayer

Master X Master takes the MOBA premise, unique hero units battling it out, and changes the approach slightly. It does so in order to entice those who aren't really looking for competitive multiplayer, namely people like myself. ...Read More

on June 23, 2016 1:44 PM
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ABZU Preview – A Dream Version of Scuba Diving

Actual scuba diving can be a pain. You have an air gauge to keep track of, water pressure levels to worry over, and heavy gear attached to your back. In ABZU, an upcoming underwater adventure game from ...Read More

on June 19, 2016 3:05 PM
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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Preview – A True Open World Adventure

Let me be clear: I'm more excited for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild more than I have ever been about a Legend of Zelda game. I have never been a huge fan of the ...Read More

on June 19, 2016 8:00 AM
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Sid Meier’s Civilization VI Preview – Substantial Iteration

The numbered Civilization games have always been about iteration, but the question each time is, "Does this change enough to justify an entirely new game?" With Civilization VI I believe the answer is yes. ...Read More

on June 16, 2016 11:51 AM
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Mafia III Preview – Let the Good Times Roll

Mafia III is the first game in the series to truly have my attention. Having never played the previous entries in the Mafia franchise, I have no attachment to the series, and mainly passed them by as ...Read More

on June 16, 2016 11:17 AM
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7th Dragon III Code: VFD Preview: Lions and Tigers and Dragons, Oh My!

For JRPG affectionates, does the 7th Dragon series ring any bells? No? Well then, first-time players, you're in for a surprising treat (and if you said yes to that hypothetical question: congratulations on your impressive knowledge of ...Read More

on May 31, 2016 3:00 PM
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Hands-On Preview: Night in the Woods – The Cat-cher in the Rye

In the case of most games, players are put into the shoes of a character that is meant to make us feel extraordinary and powerful, whether that's as a gun-toting commando fighting off hoards of aliens, to ...Read More

on May 4, 2016 1:30 PM
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Hands-On Preview: We Happy Few – Brave New Psychedelic World

After emerging from an underground shelter with a bed and supplies, Compulsion Games' We Happy Few thrusts players into a world that's both disarmingly colorful and vibrant, and at the same time unnerving, making players tense in ...Read More

on May 1, 2016 12:00 PM