Articles by: Matt Lemmons

Systemizing the Supernatural: Why Are Fantasy Games So Stagnant?

Systemizing the Supernatural: Why Are Fantasy Games So Stagnant?

You, the brave adventurer, walk carefully through the thick woods, with your 12 points in the “Awareness” Skill keeping you […]

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Competitive Geoguessr: Growing Pains in the Rising Esport

Competitive Geoguessr: Growing Pains in the Rising Esport

Competitive Geoguessr has seen its first major cheating controversy. The fairly new title is a points-based game of Carmen Sandiego […]

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Signal Ops: Good Things Come To Those Who Wait…

Signal Ops: Good Things Come To Those Who Wait…

“Ambitious” is a word that usually appears in negative reviews. This is because saying something that successfully accomplishes big goals […]

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Spoilt For Choice: An Indie Games Release Roundup

Spoilt For Choice: An Indie Games Release Roundup

Today is a good day to be an indie games enthusiast. Seriously. We’re a bit spoiled at the moment. There […]

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Indie Royale Spring Sun Bundle Offers The Real Texas, Knytt Underground And More

The latest Indie Royale bundle is here, and the Indie Statik Skype chat seems to have formed a scientific consensus […]

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Impressions – Sang-Froid: Tales of Werewolves

Impressions – Sang-Froid: Tales of Werewolves

A stranger comes to town, and suddenly the town is werewolves. The stranger is the pointy-faced, goateed Devil himself. The […]

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My Card Game Addiction: The Trouble With Robots

My Card Game Addiction: The Trouble With Robots

The trouble with The Trouble With Robots is that I can’t stop playing. I was up until 5 o’clock this […]

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Trenchcoat Warfare: Black Annex

Trenchcoat Warfare: Black Annex

Black Annex is Whack, Manic, Beautiful, Retro, Violent, Patient. Here, have exactly four dudes in trenchcoats. Now murder offices full […]

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Sully: A Very Serious RPG Teases A Lighthearted Romp Through JRPG Territory

Sully: A Very Serious RPG Teases A Lighthearted Romp Through JRPG Territory

Oh, gosh, this trailer. Sully: A Very Serious RPG is “trying to bring back the ‘lighthearted romp’ to an increasingly […]

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Race to Mars, But Make Sure You Do So In Turns

Race to Mars, But Make Sure You Do So In Turns

Imagine you’re a rich nerd. Maybe you’re a nerd, or maybe you’re rich, but please, for the sake of this […]

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Door Kickers: Kicking Doors Tactically

Door Kickers: Kicking Doors Tactically

TACTICS TACTICS TACTICS TACTICS TACTICS TACTICS TIC TACS TACTICS TACTICS CAT TICKS TACTICS. What are tactics? They’re like strategies, but […]

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Dr. Livingstone’s Corpse, I Presume? – The Curious Expedition

Dr. Livingstone’s Corpse, I Presume? – The Curious Expedition

I’d like to start this article by getting some relatively bland description of The Curious Expedition out of the way. […]

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TowerFall Sends A Laser Arrow To Our 4-Player Deathmatch Loving Hearts

TowerFall Sends A Laser Arrow To Our 4-Player Deathmatch Loving Hearts

Laser. Arrows. Lasers coming out of guns are a bit expected now, aren’t they? I mean, they’re fine and all. […]

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Kickstart This: Lords Of New York

Kickstart This: Lords Of New York

It’s hard to say why the 1920s are a decade we still care about. What happened, exactly? Well, communism and […]

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Guns Of Icarus Online: The Flight And Inevitable Death Of The U.S.S. Indie Statik

Guns Of Icarus Online: The Flight And Inevitable Death Of The U.S.S. Indie Statik

I remember my first airship captain. We didn’t get along. “God, can’t you guys at least, like, try to aim?” […]

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