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The Cyberpunk Top-Down Shooter Neon Chrome Needs Your Vote On Steam Greenlight

The developers of the incredibly popular top-down shooter Crimsonland needs your support, take a moment and head on over to Steam and give them a thumbs up on their Greenlight campaign, for their newest title Neon Chrome.

Neon Chrome is a ruthless top-down cyberpunk shooter with rogue-like elements. The game takes place inside an arcology – a massive sci-fi mega structure.

Your mission is to shoot your way to the top and save the arcology from certain doom. You’ll take control of hackers, soldiers, and scientists among other cyberpunk archetypes. Don’t worry, even in death it isn’t game over…  You’ll embody another inhabitant and start your run again. The levels are procedurally generated so you’ll find new surprises and places every time. You’ll sacrifice hundreds to save a million.

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The Technomancer First Contact Trailer Provides New Insight Into The Combat

Spiders’ fifth RPG, The Technomancer, is officially revealed in detail in the First Contact Trailer. Slated for release in early 2016 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, take a first look into the world of The Technomancer, and learn about the three dynamic and exciting combat styles:

Staff: Highly mobile long-ranged melee to hit multiple targets.
Rogue with knife and gun: Agile, mobile, with dodges, rolls, and effective CC with the gun.
Protection with mace and shield: Parry, block, and beat them to death with powerful attacks!

Each of the combat styles can be imbued with electrical Technomancer powers, buffing their damage, as well as Zachariah being able to directly use his skills in battle, electrocuting, knocking out in stealth, and pounding back his foes on the Red Planet. 

In the video, you’ll see Zachariah fighting and exploring throughout the markets and shanties of Noctis, one of the major cities in The Technomancer, where over a hundred years of separation from Earth, new cultures, clans, and super-powers formed throughout Mars, causing clashes and in-fighting across the red planet.  Continue reading The Technomancer First Contact Trailer Provides New Insight Into The Combat

Square Enix Reveals The First Gameplay Footage For NieR: Automata, highlighting their Platinum Games Partnership

Today SQUARE ENIX unveiled the full name for the upcoming action-packed addition to the NIER series as NieR: Automata.

During a stage presentation at Paris Games Week, producer Yosuke Saito (DRAGON QUEST X / NIER) and director YOKO TARO (Drakengard / NIER) provided audience members a first-look at the title’s gameplay, which features Platinum Games’s signature action-oriented combat.

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The Cyberpunk Point & Click Thriller, MURDER, Goes On Sale Tomorrow For PC, IOS, & Android Devices

Upcoming Interactive cyberpunk short story ‘Murder’, developed by celebrated indie developer Peter Moorhead, will be landing on PC/Steam, iOS and Android from October 21st for £1.99/$2.99/€2.99 with a special 10% discount for the initial launch period.

To celebrate the launch, publisher Curve Digital has also permanently reduced the price of Moorhead’s previous title ‘Stranded’ to £2.99/$3.99/€3.99.  A bundle containing both Murder and Stranded will also be available on October 21st for the reduced price of £3.99/$4.99/€4.99.

Murder is a unique point and click experience. Heavily inspired by the works of Masamune Shirow, Katsuhiro Otomo, Neal Stephenson, and other cyberpunk greats, Murder takes players on a journey through a near-future Tokyo. Follow the actions of Lieutenant Motomeru Minori of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police on an unusual and dangerous case, in a story that explores morality and sentience in a world where both are commodities.

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Continue Celebrating The 15th Anniversary Of Deus Ex With A Special Animated Trailer

Marking the end of the Deus Ex 15th anniversary, a series of videos celebrating the franchise’s milestone, Square Enix has released a special trailer that showcases the augmented universe of Deus Ex.  This reimagined video is a thank you to the community featuring animated footage replicating some of the most legendary scenes from all of the Deus Ex games – all of which have contributed to the franchise’s impressive in-game world throughout the past 15 years.

It’s time you rediscover what it means to be human…

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The Cyberpunk Point And Click Adventure, Murder, Is Heading To PC & Mobile Devices

Developed by Peter Moorhead and published by Curve Digital, Murder is a short story told in the form of a classic point and click adventure, creating an experience that prides itself on environmental storytelling and confident, cinematic flair. Heavily inspired by the works of Masamune Shirow, Katsuhiro Otomo, Neal Stephenson, and other cyberpunk greats, Murder aims to be a fresh, but familiar take on the setting.

Over its memorable twenty to thirty minute playtime, murder takes players on a journey through a near-future Tokyo, following the actions of Lieutenant Motomeru Minori of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police on an unusual and dangerous case, in a story that explores the intersection of morality and sentience in a future where both have become commodities.

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BadLand Indie Adds The Cyberpunk RPG Dex To Their Roster

Publisher BadLand Indie has added another game to the mix, just in time to show it off at Madrid Games Week along with 11 other titles.  Dreadlocks Ltd. is the studio behind Dex which is a 2D Cyberpunk Adventure and the newest title to join BadLand Indie’s growing collection. Continue reading BadLand Indie Adds The Cyberpunk RPG Dex To Their Roster

Mark Your Calendar, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Gets An Official Release Date And An Amazing Pre-Order Plan

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Square Enix Inc. and Eidos-Montréal announced today that Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, the highly-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed Deus Ex: Human Revolution, will officially launch globally on February 23, 2016 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC.

Square Enix also revealed “Augment Your Pre-Order” – the channel wide pre-order campaign for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, in which increasing tiers of pre-order bonuses will be unlocked as more copies of the game are reserved, worldwide in select countries. The campaign will give fans an opportunity to collectively expand and enhance their own customized Day One Edition of the newest entry in the Deus Ex franchise. In the spirit of emphasizing player choice, fans will be able to choose which pre-order bonuses they will receive from each unlocked tier. In addition the fans will have the opportunity to shift the official release date early by 4 days.

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Leap Of Fate, The Cyberpunk Rogue-Like Is Now On Early Access

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Prepare to step into the boots of a present-day technomancer, as developer Clever-Plays today announced that their new cyberpunk-themed game, Leap of Fate, is now available on Steam Early Access for PC.

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Leap of Fate offers a unique blend of hack-and-slash, cyberpunk and rogue-like gameplay combined with a card play mechanic. In this frantically fast action game, you play as a technomancer who shadow-walks through hordes of enemies and blasts them to pieces using powerful spells.

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Spiders Wows The Gamescom Crowd With The Reveal Of The Technomancer Trailer

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The highly anticipated sci-fi RPG from Spiders’ comes to life for the first time, as they wowed the crowd with the reveal of their first trailer for Technomancer at Gamescom. Witness as Zachariah attempts to communicate with Earth when he’s attacked by Mars’ illusive secret police, tasked with hunting down the rogue Technomancer across the post-apocalyptic red planet. A relic of Mars’ ancient human history, your journey with Zachariah starts long after human colonization of Mars, with its artifacts sprawled about the Martian landscape – including hordes of humans physically scarred by cataclysms of the past.

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