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Shovel Knight devs discuss going broke to go big

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Posted on August 6, 2014 AT 10:30am
A new post from the developers of Shovel Knight outlines how, as an indie studio, you not only have to spend money to make money, but not spend money to the point of poverty to make money. READ MORE



Review

EGM Review: Shovel Knight

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Posted on June 26, 2014 AT 08:30am
Shovel Knight is a fantastic mash-up of elements from classic 8-bit gems, but it’s hard not to see their presence the whole way through. READ MORE



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Shovel Knight launch trailer has glimpses of gameplay in spades

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Posted on June 24, 2014 AT 10:30am
Just few days out from its long-awaited release, developer Yacht Club Games today posted a launch trailer for their upcoming 8-bit debut Shovel Knight. READ MORE



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Shovel Knight unearths shiny new June 26 release date

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Posted on June 6, 2014 AT 11:05am
Yacht Club Games’ retro-tastic 8-bit platformer Shovel Knight will launch on 3DS, Wii U, and PC through Steam June 26, the developer announced on the game’s Kickstarter page. READ MORE



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Shovel Knight misses its jump, release delayed a few weeks for more polish

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Posted on March 13, 2014 AT 11:23am
Yacht Club Game’s love letter to 8-bit pixelated platformers, Shovel Knight, will miss its March 31 release date by a few weeks for a bit more polish, the developer announced on the game’s Kickstarter page. READ MORE



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Retro City Rampage DX launching on Nintendo 3DS eShop February 6

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Posted on February 5, 2014 AT 01:31pm
Retro City Rampage DX, what creator Brian Provinciano considers to be the definitive version of his 8-bit open-world parody action game, will launch on the 3DS eShop February 6, he announced today. READ MORE



Geek

Kindergarten Hazing Ritual Crashes Into That Awkward Moment With New Music

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Posted on July 6, 2013 AT 10:23am
Summer. READ MORE



News

Eidos’ April Fool’s is an 8-Bit Deus Ex: Human Defiance

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Posted on April 1, 2013 AT 11:51am
After teasing a Human Defiance announcement yesterday, Eidos today revealed their April Fools' joke: an 8-bit adaptation of Deus Ex: Human Revolution. READ MORE



Geek

The Grammar Club, March 8th CD Release

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Posted on March 4, 2013 AT 10:39am
Music has become a universal language that speaks to the heart and soul of listeners. READ MORE



News

Gunface Mackenzie of The Red Chord Unveils Solo Project “Unraveller”

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Posted on December 5, 2012 AT 01:37pm
Mike “Gunface” McKenzie after speaking about a solo project by the name of "Stomach Earth" has decided to release something entirely different and more digital. READ MORE



Review

Retro City Rampage Review [PC]

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Posted on October 18, 2012 AT 05:15am
Retro-style gaming is hot like an improperly ventilated old console right now. READ MORE



News

IndieStand- Make Your Own Payment Plan

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Posted on September 26, 2012 AT 08:59am
  Humble Bundle a completely unique format allowed users a chance to pay what they wanted to play new games. READ MORE



Video

The Border Lands – Review

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Posted on August 24, 2012 AT 01:10am
Gearbox Software and 2K Games have managed to one-up the fun, tongue-in-cheek marketing campaign for their upcoming highly anticipated role-playing shooter Borderlands 2 yet again with The Border Lands. READ MORE



News

Retro City Rampage Is Playable At E3 In 8-bit Glory

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Posted on June 5, 2012 AT 06:53am
Retro City Rampage is moving ever closer to finally being released and to prove it D3Publisher has a playable demo at E3. READ MORE



Video

Bit of War, The Fan-Made 8-Bit God of War Demake

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Posted on March 19, 2012 AT 03:40pm
Holmade Games has now released Bit of War, an 8-bit God of War "demake" free for PCs everywhere. READ MORE



Feature

EGM Interview:
Retro City Rampage

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Posted on December 15, 2011 AT 09:01am
The one-man wrecking crew and the main brain behind this NES-style brand of GTA-inspired mayhem that is Brian Provinciano, talks about building his retro world from the ground up in Retro City Rampage. READ MORE



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