Opinion
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Early Access exposes the lie that the best games should, or even can, be finished

A surprising thing happened during the Winter Steam Sale. Three games —€” Starbound, Rust and DayZ —€” were consistently placed at the top of the sales charts, regardless of whatever else was on...

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Starbound getting permadeath, weapons and 'decorative hats'

An upcoming patch for Starbound, Chucklefish Games' self-described "extraterrestrial sandbox adventure," will add new game modes, weapons and fancy headwear, according to a post on the game's...

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Starbound sales hit 1M copies

More than a million copies of Team Chucklefish's sandbox space game, Starbound, have been sold to date, according an announcement via the game's official twitter account. We've just passed a...

Shopping
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Humble Bundle's Winter Sale extended to Jan. 3 for select games

The Humble Bundle Store's Winter Sale is having an encore, extending the discounts on select games for three more days. In an announcement issued to Polygon, Humble Store organizers said the...

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Starbound beta expected by the end of 2013

The beta for Team Chucklefish's sandbox space game, Starbound, is expected to rollout by the end of 2013, the developer announced via newsletter, confirming that the full game will release next...

Report
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PlayStation Vita is ready for a renaissance

There's no doubt that PS Vita has struggled to assert itself since its launch 18 months ago. But Sony has been working hard to give the handheld more luster for hardcore gamers, and to widen its...

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Fez, Starbound and Velocity 2X coming to PS Vita

Sony Computer Entertainment touted even more indie games coming to the PlayStation Vita platform, confirming the release of Polytron's puzzle platformer Fez, Chucklefish's 2D space exploration game...

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Starbound pre-orders surpass $1 million in less than a month

Team Chucklefish's sandbox space game, Starbound surpassed $1 million in pre-orders, the developer announced on its blog. "Words can't even express how grateful and overwhelmed we are by all the...

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Starbound pre-orders surpass 10k in less than 24 hours

Starbound, Team Chucklefish's sandbox space game, is currently available for pre-order and has raised more than $250,000 with 10,000 backers since its launch last night. In Starbound, players set...