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Platform Win, PS Vita Publisher Chucklefish Games Developer Hopoo Games Release Date Nov 8, 2013

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Risk of Rain review: rising tide

Risk of Rain is the ideal roguelike. This less-and-less-obscure genre is known for incredible difficulty and the constant pain of restarting from the beginning after a single death. It sounds...

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Risk of Rain 2 is out now on console

Gearbox announced the console launch during its PAX West conference

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Risk of Rain 2’s extra dimension meant I could finally see the game I’d been missing

Sometimes an extra dimension makes all the difference

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Indie Megabooth’s 20-minute highlight reel helps you pick your next obsession

An exhaustive look at all 78 games headed to PAX West later this month

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Risk of Rain 2 is in the works and looks very different

Developer Hopoo Games is working on a sequel to its well-received action roguelike Risk of Rain, and is making a bold departure from the original game’s pixelated 2D style. For Risk of Rain 2,...

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IGF announces the 2015 Main Competition finalists

After pouring over a massive list of nearly 650 entries, the Independent Games Festival juries have announced their choices for Main Competition finalists. The 17th annual awards continue the...

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Humble Indie Bundle 13 adds three games to sweeten the pot

The Humble Indie Bundle 13 added three additional games for the last week of the sale that offers a name-your-own-price bundle of DRM-free games and Steam codes. The base bundle includes the...

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Polish dev Kickstarting a game he made with his feet

There's a lot of things that make Polish indie game developer Max Strzelecki different from you and I. For instance, Strzelecki is a highly capable programmer. The 21-year old has been working at...

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Steam's 132-game Kickstarter page is proof Kickstarter has been great for games

To say the press and game enthusiasts have been skeptical about Kickstarter's popularity as a funding mechanism would be an understatement. Hundreds of hand-wringing opinion pieces have been...

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Papers, Please wins big at the 16th annual Independent Games Festival awards

Papers, Please, a game that has players taking on the role of an immigration inspector in the Kafkaesque communist state of Arstotzka, took home nearly half of the Independent Games Festival Awards...

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Risk of Rain is headed to PlayStation Vita

Hopoo Games' pixelated shooter Risk of Rain is headed to PlayStation Vita, the developer confirmed to Polygon today. Hopoo has been working with Shahid Ahmad, senior business development manager...