Family Man, the Breaking Bad-like blocky RPG, is out now

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Family Man, the Breaking Bad-like blocky RPG, is out now

Choices in RPGs tend to have far-reaching consequences, but what if your decisions hit a little closer to home? That's the premise of Family Man, a blocky RPG where your choices will affect your family and town, for good or ill, as you try to rustle up enough cash to pay back the mob.

This mod makes Doom 2 a third-person hack-and-slash

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This mod makes Doom 2 a third-person hack-and-slash

The work of modder Edy Pagaza, the Doom: Eternal Slayer mod adds a 3D player model with modern Doomguy's sword to classic Doom 2 so you can rip and tear up the old levels with something closer to the new game's combat. 

Ninth edition of tabletop wargame Warhammer 40,000 announced

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Ninth edition of tabletop wargame Warhammer 40,000 announced

Games Workshop has announced a new edition of beloved tabletop wargame Warhammer 40,000, aka the thing that inspired videogames like Dawn of War, Space Marine, Mechanicus, and Final Liberation (never forget). This ninth edition will be an evolution of the previous rules rather than a complete rewrite, and the current codex books for each faction will remain compatible until new versions come out. Which means players won't have to stop using any of their old models just yet.

The Wholesome Direct stream will show off 50+ indie games

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The Wholesome Direct stream will show off 50+ indie games

If you enjoy a warm and fuzzy gaming experience then folks, do I have a thing for you. Wholesome Direct will be a presentation from the collective that is Wholesome Games. It's coming this Tuesday, May 26th at 1PM ET. (That's perfect dinner viewing hours for you Brits, or a morning delight for the US West Coast.)  

Shrek is far scarier than Nemesis, as this Resident Evil 3 mod shows

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Shrek is far scarier than Nemesis, as this Resident Evil 3 mod shows

Hello and welcome to the nightmare which will haunt you forever and ever, yes, even longer than the horror that was Thomas the Tank Engine in Skyrim, which will only haunt you a solitary forever. An intrepid modder has replaced Nemesis, the eponymous uberzombie villain of Resident Evil 3: Nemesis, with none other than memetic zeitgeist-thing Shrek. I am horrified. 

Pump up Mechwarrior 5's weather effects with this lovely mod

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Pump up Mechwarrior 5's weather effects with this lovely mod

Mechwarrior 5's weather effects and night-fights can leave a little to be desired, with night not always requiring night vision and the weather little more than cosmetic tweaks. It's more arcade experience than realistic weather effects. For those who like a little more simulator in their mech sim modder RainingFire416 has cooked up a Weather Improvement Mod

Dungeons & Dragons rolls out the celebs for D&D Live 2020

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Dungeons & Dragons rolls out the celebs for D&D Live 2020

Wizards of the Coast has announced the details of this year's marquee Dungeons & Dragons event, D&D Live 2020, with an emphasis on a charity tie-in to Red Nose Day. From June 18th through 20th, fans of the game and/or celebrities being elves will be able to watch a series of games previewing the venerable RPG's 2020 storyline. One game focuses on celebrities playing, another on famous actors being goofy, a third on first-time D&D playing celebs, and a fourth on professional wrestlers.