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Have You Played… Frostpunk?

Frostpunk is a very pretty game about trying to build the last city on Earth after an icy global catastrophe. I, like many others, spent about 25% of my time giving orders to build and gather and research, and the other 75% of my time zooming in as far as the camera allowed to watch my miniature hooded citizens trudging through the snow, or clustered morosely about the central generator.

Video: Check Out The Character Types Spotlight For Team Sonic Racing

Team Sonic Racing allows you to choose between three player types — Speed, Technique and Power. You can learn the advantages and weaknesses of each type in the latest trailer for the upcoming racing game, which you can check out in the embedded video below. Team Sonic Racing is set to launch this coming Tuesday, May 21, across multiple platforms, including Nintendo Switch.

This Week In Imports: Team Sonic Races Against Resident Evil Ports

The star this week is Team Sonic Racing, the latest game in the Sumo Digital-developed racing spinoffs. This time, Sonic and his friends are going ahead without their Sega allies for a team-based racing game where all three team members must work together in order to score a high average placement, via various new techniques.

The Detective Pikachu Movie Is #1 At The International Box Office For The Second Weekend In A Row

It has been nothing but success for the Detective Pikachu movie. For the second weekend in a row, the movie has topped the international box office. Detective Pikachu received $53,800,000 from 72 foreign markets, and it has now earned $193,400,000 overseas. Since its launch earlier this month, Detective Pikachu has earned $287,400,000 worldwide.

A Celeste Dev Has Confirmed That There Will Be Some New Story In The Free “Farewell” DLC

Celeste‘s dev team have been spending this year teasing the game’s upcoming DLC. The DLC, which is called “Farewell”, will add a 9th chapter to the game for free and release on multiple platforms, including the Nintendo Switch. Developer Matt Thorson and composer Lena Raine have tweeted more details about the content to come. Not only will the DLC have some story, but it will have a lot of music. The two tweets can be seen down below.

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This Week In Imports: Team Sonic Races Against Resident Evil Ports

The star this week is Team Sonic Racing, the latest game in the Sumo Digital-developed racing spinoffs. This time, Sonic and his friends are going ahead without their Sega allies for a team-based racing game where all three team members must work together in order to score a high average placement, via various new techniques.

Nippon Ichi Software Reportedly In Financial Hot Water With Employees Unable To Be Paid

News has come from various Japanese news outlets that Nippon Ichi Software, the studio behind the Disgaea series and other titles like Destiny Connect, Yomawari, and more, is in financial trouble and allegedly need funding to pay employees. [Thanks, Gamebiz.jp!]

Radirgy Swag Flies Onto Nintendo Switch On June 13, 2019

To absolutely nobody’s surprise, Radirgy Swag has been confirmed to be coming to the Nintendo Switch, with a June 13, 2019 release date. RS34 has also given out details on the gameplay and story of the game. [Thanks, 4Gamer!]

Cute ‘Em Up Cotton Reboot Announced For Switch, PS4, And Steam

Beep, a chain of stores known for selling retro video games and PCs, announced that they are entering the video game publishing industry with their ‘Super Arrange Project’, starting with the tentatively-named Cotton Reboot, coming to PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam. [Thanks, Famitsu!]

Pokémon Fit Plushies Expand To Gen 2 Pokémon This June In Japan

Last year, we reported that The Pokémon Company was making a new line of stuffed toys featuring all 151 Pokémon from Gen 1, and this week they announced that they are expanding the lineup with Wave 3 to Gen 2’s 100 unique Pokémon (as well as all Unowns).

Early 3D Exploration RPG Star Cruiser On X68000 Fan Translation Released

In 1988, Japanese company Arsys released Star Cruiser, one of the first 3D first-person view games, way before games like Wolfenstein 3D and Doom became the hallmarks of the genre. Originally made for the PC-88, it was ported to the Sharp X68000 a year later, becoming one of the most advanced 3D graphics games of the 80’s. Fan translation group Nebulous Translations has now released a translation patch into English of this particular version.