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16 of the Best Space Games Available on Steam

Does anyone else sometimes crawl through Steam tags looking for the next game to play? More often than not I find myself doing this when I’m on the hunt for the next game set in space to scratch my exploratory science fiction itch. To try and save everyone some time,…

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Elite: Dangerous

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Morning Stack: Big Robot Battles! Big Robot Battles! Big Robot Battles!

BattleTech fucking rules. The 2018 mech tactics game by Harebrained Schemes, based on the 80s miniature game, I mean. I loved it at release and I finally got into a true Career Mode run recently — including all the bells and whistles a couple years of DLC provide. Stealth generators,…

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MechWarrior 5 Borrows Great Ideas, but Can’t Yet Fill BattleTech’s 10-Ton Boots

MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries brings first-person BattleTech shenanigans back to single-player for the first time in nearly two decades. But while it’s set in the BattleTech universe it is, crucially, not actually BattleTech: the absolutely astounding 2018 tactics game of the same name. Although you wouldn’t know it if someone just…

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Fanwidth (A Fanbyte Podcast) Episode 43: This Is Just a Bionicle

Welcome back to the wonderful world of Fanwidth, the Fanbyte video game podcast. merritt takes over hosting duties these week, and the conversation predictably turns towards Pokemon as a result. That’s not all, though! Niki and Danielle have finally given Control a chance and decided they might love it. Steven…

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Fanwidth Episode 019: E3 Cometh for Us All

You smell that? That’s the odor of E3 2019, baby. It’s right around the corner and ready to absorb us all into its sticky, awful, wonderful mass. That’s why Steven and Niki are here again this week to get pre-E3 game chat out of their systems. Join them on a…

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Outer Wilds Camp