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: July 2, 2015 – Almost the weekend!

There’s a nice long three-day weekend here in America starting tomorrow, thanks to the Fourth of July! We’re hopefully going to spend Saturday doing some grilling with friends, and also checking out some sweet fireworks. How will you be celebrating?

Leading Ladies 2 is the newest weekly bundle at Humble! Pay what you want for Trine 2: Complete Story, Lumino City, and Hack ‘n’ Slash. Beat the average to unlock A City Sleeps and The Marvellous Miss Take. Pay $12 or more to unlock Gravity Ghost and Sunset.

Over at Steam, the Weekend Deal is Anno 2070. You can pick it up for just $7.49, or get the complete edition for $9.99. The Daily Deal is Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas, which is on sale for just $7.49.

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Daily Scoop: July 1, 2015 – Video game comic bundle

Over at Humble, there’s a brand new Gamer Comics bundle! Pay what you want for digital versions of Fallout: New Vegas – All Roads, Plants vs. Zombies: Lawnmaggedon, EVE: True Stories, Tomb Raider: The Beginning, and The Art of Remember Me. Beat the average to get The Guild Volume 1, Halo: Initiation, The Art of BioShock Infinite, and Valve Presents Vol. 1: The Sacrifice and Other Steam-Powered Stories. Beat the average plus $5 and get Mass Effect: Foundation Volume 1 and Dragon Age Volume 1: The Silent Grove.

Over at Steam, the latest Daily Deal is Mafia II. Pay $5.99 for the game or pay $7.99 for the digital deluxe version.

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Daily Scoop: June 30, 2015 – Last day of June!

It’s the last day of June, and the last day you can trade in your Nintendo Points for rewards over at Club Nintendo! Make sure those points don’t go to waste!

Let’s check on the deals this week, shall we? There are new games in the Humble Bundle Weekly Sale including Her Story for $5.09 and Imperial Glory for $0.50. And there’s a big Double Fine Sale happening over at Humble too! Get Massive Chalice for $13.39, Grim Fandango Remastered for $7.49, and Broken Age for $12.49, among others!

The Midweek Madness at Steam is Styx: Master of Shadows, which is on sale for $11.99. The Daily Deal is on There Came an Echo, which is on sale for $7.49.

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Daily Scoop: June 29, 2015 – It’s Monday again

Greetings, faithful Warp Zoned fans! Anthony and I spent our weekend at Too Many Games showing off three games, and the reception was amazing! I was so busy that I didn’t even get a chance to play anyone else’s games! In fact, we were chosen as the Best Developer AND the Best Game (Kobolds!) by the Caffeine Crew! We are so honored and excited.

Let’s check on the deals this week, shall we? There are new games in the Humble Weekly Sale, including a lot of collections! You can get the BioShock Triple Pack for $13.99 (which includes BioShock, BioShock 2, and BioShock Infinite), Spec Ops The Line and The Bureau: XCOM Declassified for $9.99, and Duke Nukem Forever and The Darkness II for $9.99.

Over at Steam, there are 102 new Weeklong Deals! Get GRAV for $13.99, The Inner World for $7.49, and episodes three and for of Penny Arcade’s On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness for the ludicrously low price of $0.47. The Daily Deal is all about the Hitman franchise. Pick up the Hitman Collection, which includes a boatload of stuff, for just $7.99.

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Daily Scoop: June 25, 2015 – Too Many Games

No, that’s not just a lament about my life – it’s where we’ll be this weekend! Anthony and I will be showing our games off at Too Many Games in Oaks, PA. Stop by and say hello!

There are no more cats in the Humble Weekly Bundle… now it’s Eye Candy 3! Pay what you want for Tengami, Back to Bed, and one of my personal favorites, Where is my Heart?. Beat the average to unlock 7 Grand Steps: What Ancients Begat, Deep Under the Sky, and Valdis Story: Abyssal City. Pay the average plus $1 to unlock chapters one through five of The Dream Machine.

The Weekend Deal at Steam is Tropico 5. Get one copy of the game for $9.99, two copies for $17.49, or four copies for $29.99. You can also get the Steam Special Edition for $10.74. Today’s Daily Deal is 50% off Dreamfall Chapters. Today only, you can get it for just $14.99, or get the Special Edition for $17.49.

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Daily Scoop: June 24, 2015 – Borderlands bundle!

Sorry for missing yesterday’s Scoop, everyone! I had a lot of errands to run and then needed to go to a dentist appointment. Good news: no cavities!

I have even more good news, and that’s the latest Humble Bundle, which is the Humble Borderlands Bundle! Pay what you want for Borderlands and three DLC packs: The Zombie Island of Dr. Ned, Mad Moxxi’s Underdome Riot, and The Secret Army of General Knoxx. Beat the average to get Borderlands 2, the Psycho Pack, the Mechromancer Pack, the Creature Slaughterdome, and a 75% coupon for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. Pay $15 or more to unlock more from Borderlands 2: the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack, Headhunter 5: Son of Crawmerax, and the Season Pass, as well as a 25% off coupon to the 2K store. Buy Borderlands, help support the Video Game History Museum, and get some sweet swag while you’re at it!

The Midweek Madness at Steam is Double Fine’s Massive Chalice, which is on sale for $9.99. Add in the soundtrack for just $12.49. The Daily Deal is Ticket to Ride, which is on sale for just $1.99.

There’s also a brand new video game book bundle at Story Bundle! Pay what you want for “How Video Games Are Made,” “Kill Screen Issue 8: Virtual Reality,” “Boss Fight Books: Bible Adventures,” and “Put This in Your Brain: The Best of Unwinnable Weekly.” Pay $12 or more and get four bonus books: “HG 101 Presents: An Unofficial Guide to Castlevania,” “Designers & Dragons – 1970s, 1980s, 1990s & 2000s,” “SCROLL: #12 – Introducing MSX (Plus #1-11 Bonus!),” and “The Untold History of Japanese Game Developers.”

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Daily Scoop: June 22, 2015 – Weekends go too fast

I had a great weekend but, as always, it flew by way too quickly! I didn’t have much time for gaming, but I did finish watching the first season of Sense8 with Anthony. What an amazing show that is!

Anyway, let’s talk about deals! You should definitely check out the latest Bulky Pix Mobile Bundle over at Humble! Pay $1 or more for Type:Rider, Meltdown: Premium, iPollute, and Pretentious Game: Lovers Edition. Beat the average to unlock Joe Dever’s Lone Wolf: Complete, Corto Maltese, Twin Blades, Dark Lands: Premium, Aby Escape: Deluxe, Orborun, and Jazz: Trump’s Journey: Premium. These games are all Android exclusives!

The Steam sale is over, but they’ve still got deals! In fact, there are 69 brand new Weeklong Deals happening right now. Get Rochard for $1.49, Camera Obscura for $0.24, and The Tiny Tale 2 for $4.19, among others. On top of that, there’s also today’s Daily Deal, which is Guncraft. Get one copy of the game for $2.99, or four copies of the game for $8.99.

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Daily Scoop: June 19, 2015 – Just like that, it’s over

E3 is over, but there’s plenty of news to catch up on. I absorbed as much of it as I possibly could, and now I’m going to spend some time trying to forget about certain games so that I don’t pine over them for months!

The E3 bundle is over at Humble, but there are still some good sales to be had! Pick up Napoleon: Total War for $2, Killing Floor 2 for $23.99, and Homesick for $13.49, among many others.

And, of course, there are tons of great deals in the Steam sale today. Get Goat Simulator for $2.49, The Stanley Parable for $3.74, Among the Sleep for $4.99, and The Escapists for $12.05. There are only two more days left in the sale, so keep checking!

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