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The Top Five Metroidvanias of the Decade

Over the last ten years, the Metroidvania sub-genre has become a staple of the indie gaming scene. As Konami shifted away from Symphony of the Night inspired Castlevania titles, a bevy of other developers began to fill the gulf. Although […]

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Bloodstained: Ritual Of The Night Hands-On Preview

During PAX East I made time with publisher 505 Games to see one of the most highly anticipated upcoming Kickstarter projects, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night. Initially funded in 2015, the project was the most highly funded video game Kickstarter […]

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Best Of Castlevania Season 2

Season 2 of Netflix’s adaptation of the Castlevania video game series has recently dropped, and it was something else. In a world where video game adaptations are often lackluster and fill fans with dread upon their announcement, Castlevania breaks the mould. […]

Curse of the Moon Review
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Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon Review

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night was a Kickstarter phenomenon, promising the type of side-scrolling Metroidvania experience that gamers expect from Symphony of the Night director Koji Igarashi. As somewhat of an afterthought, one of the incentives for backers was a […]