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Volume review: without a face

Volume is a game of observation and action. It is a stealth game of patterns. Patterns are the concrete powder of video games, the heavy bags of gray stuff from which solid structure and...

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PlayStation Store’s 2-for-1 sale includes Firewatch, Oxenfree, Gone Home

The PlayStation Store’s ongoing “Play Collective” promotion includes a terrific deal — buy one, get one free — on more than 30 indie games. The games themselves aren’t discounted, but if you add...

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Volume gets expanded, heads to PlayStation VR (update)

Volume, the stealth-based isometric puzzle game for PlayStation 4, will launch a new virtual reality mode alongside the PlayStation VR platform next year. This comes from designer Mike Bithell,...

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Volume turns up another 20 levels thanks to community designers

Volume, the stealth game that launched Tuesday for PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Mac on Tuesday, just got "20 percent larger," according to its creator, thanks to 20 community created levels added...

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Mike Bithell's Volume delayed on Vita, cross-buy with PS4 will still be honored

The PlayStation Vita version of Volume, the stealth game from Thomas Was Alone developer Mike Bithell, has been unexpectedly delayed by "a couple weeks," Bithell announced today. Volume was o...

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Minimap June 26: SOMA, Deus Ex, Nintendo, DeNA, Ancestors, Star Ocean, Tearaway, Lara Croft

Welcome to Polygon Minimap, a podcast about the biggest news of the day. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe to the podcast (RSS) Download this episode directly as an MP3 Minimap is your daily...

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Volume is a pure stealth game with a slick aesthetic

Volume is a neon-beauty of a stealth game. It's a sneak-and-steal modern retelling of the classic Robin Hood tale stripped of tropes and injected into what looks like a homescape crafted of...

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Volume brings a modern-day Robin Hood to PlayStation, Mac and PC Aug. 18

Volume, a modern version of the Robin Hood myth in video game form, will arrive on PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Steam for Mac and PC Aug. 18, according to a new trailer. "Roughly three years...

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How to manufacture stealth in Volume

A new video for Volume, the upcoming stealth game from Thomas Was Alone developer Mike Bithell, shows how players can build their own stealthy labyrinths. Press play above to watch Bithell...

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Andy Serkis brings out the thug in Volume's villain

Mike Bithell is a huge fan of Andy Serkis — a massive fan, even, where the word "love" comes into play often. If Bithell talks to you about Andy Serkis, you're likely to find out that he owned a...

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What future games should steal from Destiny's menus

Mike Bithell is the developer behind Thomas Was Alone and the upcoming Volume, and he's shared his thoughts on mindful stealing in the past. He's now taken a look at Destiny's interesting, and in...