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January 15, 2013

Dustforce devs reveal Spire, a skillful, exploratory FPS

  Remember Dustforce? It was Hitbox Team’s take on a score-attack platformer, in which you took control of various nimble janitors and had to ‘sweep up’ all the collectible bits of detritus on a given…

August 17, 2012

Dust: An Elysian Tail [Review] – Sparkling

Earlier today, I had three large, time-consuming things to do, the first of which was to finish off Dust: An Elysian Tail so that I could write this review. The other tasks were still untouched…

June 13, 2012

Dust 514 is free-to-play, but a top loadout costs $0.24

According to CCP vice-president Morgan Godat, a “very, very top end” loadout in PlayStation 3-exclusive free-to-play shooter Dust 514 will set you back $0.24. However, the catch is that each time you die you lose the…

June 5, 2012

Dust 514’s first beta event dated, getting PS Vita app

EVE Online developer CCP has announced that the first beta period for PlayStation 3-exclusive MMO FPS Dust 514 will begin on 29 June. To sign up for the beta you’ll need to register at, users will…

May 1, 2012

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Sweeping changes: Dustforce gets level editor

2D sweep-em-up platformer Dustforce is now available on both PC and Mac with a free update that adds a level editor to the game. The editor is billed as “easy to use” and lets you…

March 28, 2012

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Dyack: Second-hand games are a threat to the industry

Dennis Dyack, the often outspoken boss of Silicon Knights (Too Human, 2008), has spoken out against the strength of the second-hand games market. Dyack has echoed many of the sentiments voiced by fellow developer David…

March 21, 2012

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Tax breaks finally arrive for the UK videogame industry

After years of lobbying the government in the UK, the Chancellor George Osbourne finally announced tax breaks for the UK games industry in today’s budget report. TIGA has been lobbying for more support for the…

January 20, 2012

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A Few Minutes with Dustforce [Video]

If you haven’t read Peter’s review of Dustforce then you can find that here, but if you want a quick look at how the game plays, watch this ‘A few minutes with’ video Peter has…