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Don't leave while you're hot, that's how Mase screwed up.
Sorry that the Out Tonight post is about a half-day late -- we had quite an evening at Pocket Tactics HQ high atop Mount Hexmap. Burst pipes. Escaped gryffons. HBO Go outage.

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The dead know only one thing.
I normally reserve my haughtiest, most majestic scoff for gameplay-free trailers but shall we agree to make an exception for This War of Mine? It's a game that takes place in a war zone but flips the script by casting...

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Send up a signal, I'll throw you a line.
Tim W. (and about twenty other people) write:Owen, Not sure if you've seen but Heartstone is out of beta for PC. Any word on the iPad version? Short answer: no. If you've got a PC that you...

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The Space Wolves never get sent anywhere warm, do they? The Salamanders get sent to all those tropical space hulks.
Full Control's Space Hulk for iOS got off to a pretty rocky start in 2013, but a lot of the bugs and annoyances that fouled the launch edition...

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A strange game.
Dedicated PTers will recall that I was rather delighted with the preview build of First Strike, a nuclear war RTS from Swiss devs Feinheit/Blindflug. The game is now available worldwide for iPad and it gets a firm handshake and pat on the back from me.

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Got so high off volcanoes, now the flow is so lava
I Dig It: Journey to the Core is the next release from Enigmo: Explore makers Team Chaos, which puts you in the cab of a Dig-Dug/Motherlode-style mining game with a unique twist: fluid dynamics.

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Tear down this wall.
After three years of visibly arduous development, tabletop publisher GMT have finally put Twilight Struggle for PC out of its misery. Developers RiverMyst hadn't updated their blog since early 2013, and what screenshots they'd felt confident enough to show off over the...

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A little John Woo, a little Michael Bay.
If I had to name the single most influential mobile game developer of the iPhone era, my pick would be Adam Saltsman. Many developers can boast of having shipped a hit game or two, but how many can lay...

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It's not quite as noir down here.
Space Noir? But space is already noir. Maybe "space" is being used as an adjective here. Like the way car companies name colours. Champagne gold. Caribou beige. Get your 2015 Citroën DS in Space noir. But perhaps not.

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Welp.
Sometimes I work really hard to contextualise a game, or write something funny about a release. But every once in a while something just shows up in my inbox fully formed. Halfbrick's next title is Bears vs.

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