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Waiting for Severance Season 2? Try These Games

I’ve been sick most of this week, and thanks to my girlfriend’s recommendation (and care!), we binged Severance in about three days. If you haven’t had the chance, I can’t recommend it enough. The show is a trippy, gorgeous, unsettling meditation on identity, trauma, and work/life balance. Adam Scott stars…

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Control Team Working On Remedy’s Next Big Game

While Remedy Entertainment, the game studio behind games like Max Payne, Alan Wake, and Control, has been around for a long time, there has never been a brighter light shone on the Finnish game studio. That can be a lot of pressure, but Remedy seems to be moving swiftly to…

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Control’s First Expansion, ‘The Foundation,’ Breaks Containment March 26

Control, last year’s critically lauded paranormal shooter from the maximally pained folk at Remedy Entertainment, is receiving its first DLC “expansion” on March 26, according to a brief teaser posted today on the game’s official Twitter account. Dubbed The Foundation, this new story content sees protagonist Jesse Faden heading to…

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Fanbyte’s Dynamite Control Spoilercast

We’ve got the whole town lightin’ up dynamite with our latest look at a Fanbyte favorite. Control really captured the hearts and minds of most of our editors last year, so we decided to get a few of us together and discuss (i.e. spoil the hell out of) Remedy Entertainment’s…

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These Are the 16 Can’t Miss Speedruns of AGDQ 2020

Now that the holidays are over, it’s time for gamer Christmas! Or, well, Awesome Games Done Quick (AGDQ), a weeklong, 24-hour-running speedrunning marathon where talented runners race through their favorite games for charity. It runs twice a year (with Summer Games Done Quick… in the summer), and as the kind…

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Steven’s Top 10 Games of the Year – 2019 Edition

2019 marked the first, full year of Fanbyte. It was also my first, full year as a full-time employee of literally anything. After nine years as a freelancer (some of which was spent juggling multiple part-time jobs) I finally found a place where I belong. The team seems to agree,…

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Danielle’s Top Ten Games of 2019

What a year, what a year! 2019 is a year that I started in a job where I did full time games/movies/entertainment coverage, had a mid-year shift, then finished up by moving here to Fanbyte and going back to doing full time games/movies/entertainment coverage! So, there are a couple of…

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