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Weekend Editor // Chris has been gaming since the days of the Acorn Electron, which was allegedly purchased to 'help him with his homework'. You can probably guess how well that went. He’ll tackle most genres – football titles aside – though he has a taste for games that that are post-apocalyptic, horror-oriented or thought provoking in nature.

The Sexy Brutale Review

Complex, challenging, but never boring, The Sexy Brutale blends a compelling narrative, appealing aesthetics and innovative gameplay into one stylish package.

Teleport-em-up Mr Shifty is a ‘Bamftastic’ Take on the Top-Down Brawler

If you're looking for a top-down action game that delivers something a little different, or if you ever just wanted to be Nightcrawler from the X-Men, then Mr Shifty is well worth a look.

Totally True Gaming News Round Up: PETA vs Dizzy, Fanny Pack Fighter and More

Once again we round up this week's utterly believable, 100% no-nonsense, certainly-not-fake gaming news.

Microsoft Adds “Self-Service Refunds” for Xbox/Windows 10 Digital Purchases

Microsoft will be soon allowing users to request refunds for Xbox One or Windows 10 games that have been played for less than two hours. As reported on Reddit...

Prey Demo to Hit Consoles a Week Before Game’s Launch

Upcoming alien shooter Prey is to get a demo on April 27th, a week before the game is released.

‘The Keep’ is an Old-School Dungeon Crawler With a Few Interesting Ideas

Old-school dungeon crawler The Keep sends you on a lone journey through dank dungeons and menacing mines.

Microsoft Reduce 350+ Items in Spring Sale; Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 added to Backwards Compatibility

Microsoft have today launched their Xbox Spring Sale, discounting over 350 games, apps, movies and more.

Captain Kaon Review

Regardless of whether or not there's any nostalgia factor here for you, Captain Kaon is a genuinely engaging shooter that will keep you coming back for just one more go.

Dead Rising 4: Frank Rising DLC Review

Frank Rising takes an intriguing premise and squanders it, delivering an chunk of downloadable content that is frankly disappointing.

Detective Game ‘The Butterfly Sign’ is a Beautiful and Intriguing Mystery

Making your game's protagonist an unreliable narrator is one hell of a risky gambit. However, in The Butterfly Sign, it actually pays off.

Totally True Gaming News Round Up: Mass Effect: Andromeda Patch Notes, Gone Home: Duke Nukem Edition And More

Keeping up with current events can be pretty time-consuming which is why, once again, GameSpew summarises this week's totally honest, 100% factual, absolutely no bullshit gaming news...
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New Mass Effect: Andromeda Patch Addresses Wonky Face Issue

Mass Effect: Andromeda's latest patch tweaks the game's much criticised facial animations.

Chaos Code – New Sign of Catastrophe Review

If you're a fighting fan looking something for a little different, then Chaos Code - New Sign of Catastrophe is well worth a look.

Totally True Gaming News Round Up – The Secret World: Karting Adventure, Maradona in Death Stranding and More

Pull up an Officially Licensed Bubsy 3D Beanbag as I relay to you this week's Totally True Gaming News.

Mad Catz Runs Out Of Lives, Files For Bankruptcy

Days after being delisted from the New York Stock Exchange, peripheral manufacturer Mad Catz has filed for bankruptcy.

Neurovoider Review

Noisy, tough, but ridiculously entertaining, Neurovoider will have you praying for the robot apocalypse.

5 Times Games Let You Be An Absolute Scoundrel

Come with me on a miserable, shame-sodden journey as I highlight five occasions when games gave you the opportunity to be a complete and utter scoundrel.

We Are The Dwarves Review (Xbox One)

"Real Time Tactical Adventure." We Are The Dwarves aims for the stars but is brought down to Earth by its excessively high difficulty level,...

Totally True Gaming News Round Up – Steam Brownlight; Vegemite and Outlast 2 Partnership and More

To ensure that GameSpew readers don't miss a trick, I present the pick of this week's totally accurate, 100% true, completely embellishment-free gaming news.

Mad Catz at Risk of Being Put Down? Peripheral Manufacturer​ Delisted From New York Stock Exchange

Mad Catz have failed to claw their way back to prosperity and have now been delisted from the New York Stock Exchange.

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