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About Nathan Bowring

I'm a software developer who enjoys gaming, and I know how cliche that sounds. I've been playing XBLA games for some time now, and I'm a huge fan of the price and creativity of these games. Writing about them is almost as fun as playing them. Almost.
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Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice review: Hela good
2 weeks ago

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice review: Hela good

A game about a warrior raging against the Gods to save a lost love is as cliche as a video game setup can get, but Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice does it …
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Minit review: Zelda games done quick
1 month ago

Minit review: Zelda games done quick

The intriguing yet horrifying idea of reliving the same moment forever is a trope that’s been repeated in pop culture ad nauseam, from the classic film Groundhog Day to that …
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The Witness kicks off April’s Games with Gold
2 months ago

The Witness kicks off April’s Games with Gold

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Spring has sprung and April is less than a week away, so let’s get prepared for a month of rainy days with a new round of Games with Gold. April …
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Darkest Dungeon review: At the RPG of madness
2 months ago

Darkest Dungeon review: At the RPG of madness

I’m not usually one for system-dense RPGs, but Darkest Dungeon gets me. I usually find the abundance of stats and special terms to be stressful, and this game only makes …
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Bridge Constructor Portal review: This was a triumph
3 months ago

Bridge Constructor Portal review: This was a triumph

The Portal franchise is the only one that seemed to avoid Valve’s curse. While it also never had a third game, it still lives on to this day through licensed …
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Fe review: Silence isn’t golden
3 months ago

Fe review: Silence isn’t golden

Okay, this is odd… I’m some sort of deformed wolf cub in the middle of a polygonal forest, and I have absolutely no clue what’s going on in regards to …
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February’s Games with Gold lineup revealed
4 months ago

February’s Games with Gold lineup revealed

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February is just around the corner, and that can only mean one thing – the best ratio of free games to days in a month we’ll be seeing all year. …
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Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds celebrates over 4 million Xbox One players
4 months ago

Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds celebrates over 4 million Xbox One players

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It’s only been on Xbox One for just over a month, but Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds has already made an enormous impact. The community has grown incredibly fast in such a short time, …
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A Hat in Time review: quality time in quality hats
5 months ago

A Hat in Time review: quality time in quality hats

A Hat in Time stars a young girl in a hat, simply referred to as Hat Kid. She pilots her own cushy spaceship which uses time as fuel, but after …
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A Way Out will offer a way in with free trial
6 months ago

A Way Out will offer a way in with free trial

The unintentional highlight of last night’s The Game Awards was an impassioned speech from the creator of Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons (seriously, if you haven’t seen it …
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