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PS3, PC / Action / Release: Jul 23, 2009 / ESRB: U

Humble Indie Bundle 6 includes Dustforce, Torchlight

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 18, 2012 10:45am PDT

Pay-what-you-want pioneers Humble Bundle have returned with another bargain bundle of top indie games for your purchasing pleasure. Its latest offering packs Dustforce, Rochard, Shatter, Space Pirates and Zombies, Torchlight and Vessel, along with most of their soundtracks.


Shatter Developer Working on New Music Game

By Garnett Lee, Aug 17, 2010 3:30pm PDT

On his blog, musician Module reveals that he has started work on the soundtrack for a second videogame collaboration with developer Sidhe. Their...


"Great game, great music. Look forward to this next collaboration."

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Shack PSA: Steam Discounts Mass Effect 2, Red Faction Guerrilla and more

By Xav de Matos, Jun 30, 2010 10:10am PDT

The Perils of Summer continue and, like clockwork, we continue to evade them, thanks in small part to Steam's ongoing sales. Today's highlights...


"Damn it, Steam! At this rate, I'm going to have months worth of gaming all at the same time. I ..."

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PSN Puzzle-Shooter Shatter Coming to Steam

By Brian Leahy, Mar 03, 2010 4:00pm PST

New Zealand-based developer Sidhe will be bringing its award-winning puzzle-shooter Shatter to the PC via Valve's Steam digital distribution...


"I just beat this the other day on PSN, pretty cool game. Don't expect anything revolutionary, ..."

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Evening Reading: 2010 IGF Voting Complete

By Garnett Lee, Feb 15, 2010 6:00pm PST

I spent most of this holiday Monday playing and judging the finalist games in the IGF main competition. When you have some time I highly recommend...


"The footage of the luge accident is pretty brutal, instakill. I would link it but it might be ..."

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PlayStation Store Update: Wipeout HD, Killzone 2 DLC

By Nick Breckon, Jul 23, 2009 5:30pm PDT

This week's PlayStation Store update features two anticipated DLC packs for Wipeout HD and Killzone 2. The Wipeout HD "Fury" DLC adds new...


"If you are reading this and own a PS3 and do NOT already have Wipeout HD and the new Fury ..."

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Brick Breaker Shatter Gets Release Date, Price

By Chris Faylor, Jul 09, 2009 2:17pm PDT

GripShift and Speed Racer The Videogame developer Sidhe today announced that its downloadable next release, Shatter, will be released on...


"Good work Sidhe! Nice to see New Zealand's biggest game developer continuing to release new titles."

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