Author: Nicole Kline

Nicole Kline is Warp Zoned's Senior Editor. She first began preparing for the job by climbing a milk crate to play Centipede in an arcade. You can find her on PSN under the name toitle or you can email her at nicole AT warpzoned DOT com.

Daily Scoop: December 9, 2016 – Capcom Sale at Humble

It’s Friday! While I’m sad all my plans got cancelled this weekend, I’m also excited, because it means I can spend as much time with Trico as I want! And also, you know, get a lot of work done. I mean, I am going to do work. For sure! Really…

There’s a Capcom sale happening over at Humble! Bionic Commando and Dark Void are $1.99, Dead Rising is $15.99, Duck Tales Remastered is $4.94, and Dragons Dogma Dark Arisen is $11.99, among many others!

There are lots of great deals happening at Steam right now. The deals include Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter for $19.99, Rocket League for $11.99, H1Z1: King of the Kill for $9.99, Shadow Warrior for $29.99, and many more.

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Daily Scoop: December 8, 2016 – Daedalic Publisher Weekend at Steam

I’m having a delightful time so far with The Last Guardian. I am savoring every moment because I know it will be over too soon. But that’s OK – I have a huge pile of unopened games next to my television, so I’ll have something else I can easily dive into once I’m done!

Speaking of diving in, there are plenty of games for sale at the Humble Store if you need some! Earth’s Dawn is $23.99, Space Hulk: Deathwing is $33.99, and Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun is $35.99.

The Weekend Deal at Steam is all about the publisher Daedalic! Get the Daedalic Publisher Weekend Bundle 2016 for $59.90, which includes Crazy Machines 3, Holy Potatoes!, Bounty Train, and more. There are tons of other deals as well, so check that link to see more! Their Daily Deal is Deadlight, which is on sale for $2.99.

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Daily Scoop: December 7, 2016 – Ubisoft sale at Humble

It finally arrived! The Last Guardian is in my happy hands. I cannot wait to start it tonight! I still have so much work to do, but I’m at least going to start it.

This week, there’s a big Ubisoft sale happening at Humble! Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege and Tom Clancy’s The Division are both $24.99 each, Assassin’s Creed Syndicate is $19.99, and Far Cry 4 is $14.99, among others.

The Midweek Madness at Steam is Kingdom Wars 2: Battles, which is on sale for $6.45. The Daily Deal is Furi, which you can get alone for $13.99 or with the soundtrack for $20.81. The DLC is also on sale, marked down to $10.49.

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Daily Scoop: December 6, 2016 – NIS America sale at Humble

I have been in a terrible mood today, because Amazon screwed up my order for The Last Guardian. I think it might be time to cancel my Prime subscription, because if I’m not guaranteed delivery, what’s the point of paying the extra money? Guess it’s time to decide between GameStop and Best Buy. Sigh… I’m so sad! Guess I’ll just have to finish some other game first…

Anyway, onto some good news! There’s a big NIS America sale happening at Humble right now. Disgaea PC is $9.99 (and the Digital Deluxe Dood Edition is $11.24), Phantom Brave PC is $14.99, and Cladun X2 is $4.99, among others.

Over at Steam, the Midweek Madness is Rust, which is on sale for $9.99. The Daily Deal is Crashlands, which is on sale for $10.49. Add the soundtrack for just $3.49 more!

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Daily Scoop: December 5, 2016 – Pico Games Bundle at Story Bundle

I spent the weekend doing a ton of work, because once my copy of The Last Guardian arrives, that’s all I’ll be doing. I can’t wait until tomorrow!

There’s just one more day left in the Humble Staff Picks Bundle – games chosen by Nick the engineer! Pay what you want for Volume, TIS-100, and Legend of Grimrock 2. Beat the average to unlock Infinifactory, The Secret World, and Dungeon 2. Pay $14 or more to also unlock Grim Dawn.

There are 477 new Weeklong Deals at Steam! Get Miscreated for $9.99, 8-Bit Armies for $7.49, Gun for $4.99, and one of my favorites, Screencheat, for $7.49, among a ton of others.

There’s a great game book bundle happening at Story Bundle – it’s called Pico Games. Pay what you want for Pico-8 Zine #1-4, Dungeons & Dreamers, Complete Kobold Guide to Game Design, Everybody Shake! The Making of Spaceteam, and Pico-8. For $15, get five bonus books – Boss Fight Books: Super Mario Bros. 3, HG101 Presents – The 200 Best Video Games of All Time, Fighting Game Fundamentals, Anything But Sports – The Making of FTL, and Souls of Darkness (which also comes as an audiobook).

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Warpback: What We Played in November 2016

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I don’t think any of us were playing the same games during November! We were all over the map, hitting up our backlogs, playing brand new games, and continuing to play popular games that just won’t quit. Hit the jump to see everything the Warp Zoned staff played last month! (more…)

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Daily Scoop: December 2, 2016 – Tom Clancy games on sale

I’m excited to say that Final Fantasy XV did, in fact, arrive today. I shouldn’t be excited about it, because I have homework and grading to do this weekend, and the last thing I should be doing is looking at a video game, let alone starting a new JRPG. I guess we’ll just have to see how quickly I can get my work done!

There are some cool deals happening at the Humble store! The Humble Happy Hour is Shu – play the free trial now, and if you like it, pick it up for $11.99. You can also pick up some games on sale, including Tom Clancy’s The Division for $24.99, The Dwarves for $35.99, and Space Hulk: Deathwing for $33.99.

There are some great deals at Steam as well! Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege is $24.99, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is $10.04, and Fallout 4 is $29.99.

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Daily Scoop: December 1, 2016 – Yogscast Jingle Jam 2016

I caved and got Final Fantasy XV because I don’t have a big enough pile of unopened games. Oh, and a friend gave me a copy of Dishonored Definitive Edition for PlayStation 4. I’m not even done with school yet and I’m already crushing my free time! Whoops.

Anyway, there are lots of great deals for those of you who still need more games! Humble is running the Yogscast Jingle Jam 2016. Contribute $30 or more to get Team Fortress 2 Badges, Kholat, Guilty Gear XX Acore Core Plus R, Bit.Trip Presents Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien, Psychonauts, and Back to Bed. More games will be added every day in December!

The Free Weekend at Steam is early access to Battlerite. Play the game for free, and pay just $14.99 if you decide to buy it. The Daily Deal is the Devolver Hidden Gems bundle. For $27.41, get Okhlos, Heavy Bullets, Not a Hero, OlliOlli, OlliOlli2, A Fistful of Gun, Dropsy, Ronin, and OmniBus. What a great deal!

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