Snail Detective is a free murder mystery that doesn't skimp on the detective work

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Snail Detective is a free murder mystery that doesn't skimp on the detective work

Made for the February 2019 Bitsy jam—theme: snails—the straightforwardly named Snail Detective is a surprisingly detailed and well-plotted murder mystery that just so happens to feature some escargot as its protagonist. If you're unfamiliar with development tool Bitsy, it's geared towards making top-down browser games focused on exploration and conversation, both of which feature heavily in this jazzy detective game.

A new Destiny 2 bug buffs equipped weapons by 25 percent

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A new Destiny 2 bug buffs equipped weapons by 25 percent

Destiny 2 2.0 rolled out earlier this week, and for those with the One Thousand Voices exotic fusion rifle, the game just became 25 percent easier. As Destiny 2 streamer xgladd discovered, equipping that fusion rifle buffs all equipped weapons by 25 percent – both in primary and secondary slots, but thankfully only in PvE settings.

Battlefield 5 battle royale could release soon

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Battlefield 5 battle royale could release soon

Battlefield 5's battle royale mode is scheduled to release in Spring (or Autumn in Australia), which means it could arrive any time between now and the end of May. But according to new in-game evidence, it'll probably end up coming sooner rather than later.

H1Z1 has relaunched and rebranded to 'Z1 Battle Royale'

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H1Z1 has relaunched and rebranded to 'Z1 Battle Royale'

H1Z1's third season arrived today, as well as a rebranding to Z1 Battle Royale, marking the third name change the game has undergone (originally, it was called H1Z1: King of the Kill). More than just the name has changed: a new developer, NantG, has taken the helm and is promising to revitalize the game by 'restoring' a number of its old features like animations, vehicle mechanics, guns and combat, and even the map itself to bring it back to "the glory days."

Anodyne 2 and the Wonderputt sequel will debut exclusively on Kartridge

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Anodyne 2 and the Wonderputt sequel will debut exclusively on Kartridge

An awful lot of gamers have been unhappy over the Epic Games Store's recent acquisition of some pretty big exclusives, like Metro Exodus and The Division 2. But it's not the only online storefront making moves against Steam: Kartridge, the digital platform launched last year by Kongregate, will get four exclusive launches of its own later this year, including the sequel to the hit 2D RPG Anodyne. 

Players discover that Anthem's starter rifle is more powerful than everything else

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Players discover that Anthem's starter rifle is more powerful than everything else

Figuring out which weapon is the "best" is part of the fun in any new shooter, but the preferred piece in Anthem might not be the one you'd expect. After doing some clever experiments, redditor 'YeetLordSupreme' discovered that the numbers that indicate how much damage your shots do to enemies are seemingly meaningless. That means that while the first-level Defender Rifle apparently only hits for 200-something damage, it somehow kills enemies in far fewer shots than even the most powerful Masterwork-tier endgame weapons.