Grimly satirical post-Brexit bouncer sim Not Tonight is out now

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Grimly satirical post-Brexit bouncer sim Not Tonight is out now

It’s hard not to have mixed feelings about Not Tonight. For starters, it’s nice to see another game so heavily inspired by Papers, Please – we need more darkly satirical bureaucracy sims. It also contains words (apparently quite funny ones, at that) written by RPS pal and contributor Richard Cobbett, another mark in its favour. […]

Generation-hopping platformer The Messenger delivers the goods August 30th

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Generation-hopping platformer The Messenger delivers the goods August 30th

I’ve always been a sucker for a good ninja-themed game, and The Messenger captures that Ninja Gaiden/Shinobi vibe well. Sharp pixel art, catchy chiptunes and an interesting twist define this Devolver-published platformer. While The Messenger looks like a perfectly solid Shovel Knight-esque platformer on the surface, the release date trailer below shows how players will […]

Tropico 6 moves to next year, looks a lot like a Tropico game

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Tropico 6 moves to next year, looks a lot like a Tropico game

Sure, sure, Tropico games are about as indistinguishable from each other as the founding staff of a PC games website circa 2007, but I can forgive that. There’s just something about their sun-kissed, low-stakes, silly-but-not-too-silly take on city-building. Every couple of years I really feel the itch to comfort-blanket myself with one, and lo and […]

Best PC gaming deals of the week – August 17th 2018

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Best PC gaming deals of the week – August 17th 2018

Once more unto the breach, deals friends. We’re at the end of another week and there’s a brand new set of the best PC gaming deals of the week to take a look at, as you may have gathered from the headline already. This time around, there’s everything from GeForce 1060s to SD cards. Excitement! […]

Monster Hunter: World guide: monster hunting basics, combat tips

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Monster Hunter: World guide: monster hunting basics, combat tips

With Monster Hunter: World recently being released on PC, it can be a little daunting for new players who hadn’t played any of the previous games in the series. Console players have had at most a decade’s head start with new things being introduced steadily, but for PC players there’s a lot of concepts which can seem […]