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: August 20, 2014 – Video Game Story Bundle 4.0

Great news, everyone! There are some wonderful new video game books over at Story Bundle right now in their Video Game Bundle 4.0. Pay what you want for Boss Fight Books: Chrono Trigger, Delay: Paying Attention to Energy Mechanics, In Play: Tales Of The Gaming Netherworld, Gamers at Work: Stories Behind the Games People Play, and Piranha Frenzy. Pay $12 or more to unlock The Anatomy of Super Mario Vol. 1, Boss Fight Books: ZZT, Year One Reloaded + #6: Change (Six Issues Total!), and two music albums, WORLD 1-2 (ft. Austin Wintory, Akira Yamaoka!) and WORLD 1-2 Encore (ft. Manami Matsumae, Ben Prunty!). This is an incredible deal, and you should jump on it immediately!

The Midweek Madness over at Steam is Portal 2 for the ridiculously low price of $4.99. And the Daily Deal is Eldritch for $2.99, in honor of Lovecraft’s birthday. Scoop ‘em up!

As always, let’s check out the t-shirts!

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Daily Scoop: August 19, 2014 – Life after Gen Con

Please forgive me for my absence, dear readers! I ventured out to Indianapolis for my first ever Gen Con, and it was an incredible amount of fun! We played some great games (like King of New York), saw tons of amazing and adorable cosplay, and saw more than a few of our favorite people. It was a blast!

There’s tons to talk about today, including the Topware Bundle from Indie Royale! Beat the current minimum to get Dream Pinball 3D, Planets Under Attack, Earth 2140, Enclave Gold Edition, Commander: Conquest of the Americas Gold, Jack Orlando, X-Blades, 3SwitscheD, Chicken Shoot, Chicken Shoot 2, and Pressure. That’s a lot of titles!

There’s also a new bundle at Humble, the Humble Jumbo Bundle 2. Pay what you want for The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing, Deadlight, and Galactic Civilizations II: Ultimate Edition. Pay more than the average to unlock Terraria, The King of Fighters XIII (Steam Edition), and Crusader Kings II with 3 DLC packs. Finally, pay $15 or more to unlock Age of Empires Legacy Bundle.

Over at Steam, the Daily Deal is Bully: Scholarship Edition for $3.74. The Midweek Madness is Metro: Last Light, which is on sale for $4.99. You can also get the season pass for just $2.49.

I bet you missed my t-shirt roundup! Let’s see what I’ve got…

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Daily Scoop: August 11, 2014 – Sleepy Monday

Wow, it’s Monday already? I’m exhausted after a fun-filled weekend in Boston, where I attended GameLoop and met tons of amazing new people! It was a blast, and I wish I had a weekend to recover from it.

But there are deals to bring to you, dear reader! And that’s why I’m here. There’s a new Flash Sale over at Humble Bundle – the Artifex Mundi bundle. Pay what you want for Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart and Abyss: The Wraiths of Eden. Pay more than the average to unlock 9 Clues: The Secret of Serpent Creek and Nightmares from the Deep: The Siren’s Call. And finally, Pay $6 or more to unlock Enigmatis: The Mists of Ravenwood.

Over at Steam, there’s a brand new Daily Deal handy as well. Pay just $13.59 for Supreme Ruler 1936. That’s 66% off!

And now, t-shirts!

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Daily Scoop: August 8, 2014 – Friday at last!

At long last, it’s Friday! I’ll be heading up to Boston tonight for Boston GameLoop tomorrow, which should be awesome! I’m really looking forward to being around a bunch of brilliant, wonderful people. Hopefully I’ll get back in time Sunday to get some sleep before getting back to work again Monday!

There are some really amazing deals happening today. The Humble Store has the Red Faction Collection for $5.99, as well as Papers, Please for $4.99, Road Not Taken for $11.99, Surgeon Simulator for $2.49, and Cook, Serve, Delicious for $2.49. And over at Steam, the Weekend Deal is Saints Row IV for $9.99, and the Daily Deal is early access to Legends of Eisenwald for $9.99.

Oh, and if you haven’t seen Mount Your Friends yet, you need to stop what you’re doing and check it out. It’s only $4.99, so you should probably also just buy it.

Let’s end this week with some shirts!

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Daily Scoop: August 7, 2014 – New Humble Weekly Bundle

There’s a brand new set of games over at Humble Weekly Bundle, and this one’s called the Japan Edition! Pay what you want for Unholy Heights, One Way Heroics, and Gigantic Army. Pay $6 or more to unlock Ys Origin, Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae, and PixelJunk Shooter. Pay $10 or more to unlock Astebreed.

There are some brand new sales happening at Steam as well. The Weekend Deal is Nosgoth, which is marked down to $2.49 and is free for the weekend. The Daily Deal is StarForge for $4.99. These are both early access games.

Let’s check out some t-shirts, shall we?

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Daily Scoop: August 6, 2014 – New Indie Royale bundle

The biggest deal today is the brand new Mixer 7 Bundle at Indie Royale! Beat the current minimum to get Beatblasters 3, Farm for Your Life, Soul Gambler, Legends of Aethereus, Dead Bits, Corporate Lifestyle Simulator, Etherlords, and Etherlords II.

The Daily Deal at Steam today is all about Games Workshop! Pick up Space Hulk – Ultimate Pack for $19.99, Blood Bowl: Chaos Edition for $7.49, and Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team for $6.69, among others. You should also check out the Daily Deal at the Humble Store as well, which is The Walking Dead: Season 1 for $6.24.

Got a few shirts today, as always!

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Daily Scoop: August 5, 2014 – Brand new Humble Bundle

Humble Bundle has launched a brand new bundle today – the Humble Mobile Bundle 6! Pay what you want for Eliss Infinity, Duet Premium, and Combo Crew Special Edition. Pay more than the average to unlock Threes!, Mines of Mars, and Joe Dever’s Lone Wolf: Full Game.

The Humble Store has some pretty good sales today – you can get Binary Domain for $3.74, Road Not Taken for $11.99, and early access to Warp Zoned-favorite, Secret Ponchos, for $8.99. Over at Steam, the Midweek Madness deal is State of Decay for $6.79, and the Daily Deal is discounted DLC for DC Universe Online.

Hit the jump for today’s t-shirts!

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Daily Scoop: August 4, 2014 – Another day, another deal

It’s Monday again! The weekend was full of gaming and Guardians of the Galaxy, just as I had predicted. And now it’s back to regular ol’ weekday life! But hey, at least I’ve got some deals for you to sink your teeth into as you get back to work!

Amazon’s got more than a few video game deals. The Dead Space 3 Complete Pack download is just $9.97, and the physical game is as cheap as $14.86. The downloadable Sega Fun Pack has been marked down to $9.92, and Call of Duty: Black Ops II on the Wii U is just $14.98!

There’s also a brand new Humble Flash Bundle happening right now. Pay what you want for Aaaaa! – A Reckless Disregard for Gravity and The Wonderful End of the World. Pay more than the average to unlock Brutal Concussion DLC for Aaaaa!, AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA!!! for the Awesome, and Monster Loves You!. Pay $8 or more to unlock Drunken Robot Pornography.

Just a few t-shirts today…

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