Speculating Screenshots (21st March 2015)

Speculating Screenshots
For most, weekends means two days off work with some much-needed R&R. But for game developers, it's also a time during which they get to show off what they've been working on. I am of course referring to Screenshot Saturday, which involves tweeting screenshots with the #ScreenshotSaturday hashtag. Screenshots which I will be critiquing some of every single Tuesday, in Speculating Screenshots.
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Time runner: Plan Ahead to Blow Stuff Up, Because Time Doesn’t Move Until You Do

Time Runner (MiniLD57)
It's time to blow stuff up yet again, and really, who doesn't enjoy doing that? In this case, there's a puzzle-ish twist in place though: time doesn't move until you do, ever. While this does slow the pace down a bit, at the same time, it does make for an interesting experience. Oh and do watch out for bad guys, as they too enjoy setting off bombs, with no regard as to who gets caught in the explosion!
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Latest Weekly Bundle From Humble Is Very Roguelikeable

humble bundle weeekly roguelike 2-
Hope you're ready for another round of randomly generated monster-infested dungeons full of permadeath, wizards, lizards, guns and ammo, and... all that good roguelike stuff. You are? Awesome! Then be sure to check out the latest weekly from bundle veteran, Humble, as it's full of that stuff. Full, I say. Full! A grand total of six very different games lined up, across three different price tags. Groovy.
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Tales of Maj’Eyal Widens Its Roguelike Boarders Once More With “Dust To Dust” Update

Tales of Maj'Eyal
Two years after its release, this game is still getting new content from its creator. Madness, but the best kind, ya know? Right. Anyway, late last year saw the launch of premium DLC (Ashes of Urh'Rok), and now, not six months later, fans are given another substantial content addition. Oh and 1.3.0 (aka Dust to Dust) is on the house, believe it or not. Doesn't get better than that.
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Ryan North’s To Be or Not To Be Is Shakespeare Turned Choose-Your-Own-Adventure

Ryan North’s To Be or Not To Be
If there was ever a strange choose-your-own-adventure that'll totally mess with your head - and for all the right reasons - then I'd say this is more than likely it. Purists may not be overly fond of this nonsensical take on Shakespeare's masterpiece, but I'm willing to bet that everyone else will find plenty reasons to like the silliness of To Be or Not To Be.
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Speculating Screenshots (14th March 2015)

Speculating Screenshots
For most, weekends means two days off work with some much-needed R&R. But for game developers, it's also a time during which they get to show off what they've been working on. I am of course referring to Screenshot Saturday, which involves tweeting screenshots with the #ScreenshotSaturday hashtag. Screenshots which I will be critiquing some of every single Tuesday, in Speculating Screenshots.
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Speculating Screenshots (7th March 2015)

Speculating Screenshots
For most, weekends means two days off work with some much-needed R&R. But for game developers, it's also a time during which they get to show off what they've been working on. I am of course referring to Screenshot Saturday, which involves tweeting screenshots with the #ScreenshotSaturday hashtag. Screenshots which I will be critiquing some of every single Tuesday, in Speculating Screenshots.
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The Last Door Episode Six Enters Beta With New Pricing Model

The Last Door Chapter Six (beta)
It's time to continue the story of point 'n click horror saga, The Last Door, with this second episode of season two, My Dearest Visitor. Wait, actually... it's almost time to do just that. First there's the usual amount of beta testing to do, bugs to fix, typos to catch and correct, and so on. Alongside this supposedly longest episode yet, The Game Kitchen are working on changing the pricing model. For better or worse? Hard to say, although necessary, I'm sure.
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The Wizard, Archer and Knight Will be Back This Year In Trine 3: Artifacts of Power

Trine 3: Artifacts of Power
A confused wizard, a thieving archer and a brave knight physically bound together by a mysterious, magical object. That's how this particular saga began several years ago in the first game, which was simply amazing. Like its sequel, Trine was puzzle platforming perfection, with several ways to approach each obstacle, and it looks like the third outing aims to raise the stakes even higher! Groovy.
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Shovel Knight Set to Expand With Free Plague of Shadows DLC

Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows
If asked, most people would likely label Shovel Knight as a difficult, yet gloriously inspired 8-bit platformer, with a stellar soundtrack and a ton of content. So far so good, and surely that's enough to tag it as a completed project, right? Not if you're Yacht Club Games, as they just revealed an upcoming expansion, set to unleash a Plague of Shadows upon the world!
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