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    Mom's sandbox on son's grave: Mom builds sandbox on son's grave plot for brother
    A mom’s sandbox on her son’s grave is getting attention this week as a story that is equal parts touching and peculiar. The grieving Florida mom’s tribute to her deceased 5-day-old son – adding a sandbox on top of his grave...
  • Mother adds sandbox to dead son's grave so brother could play there
    Mother adds sandbox to dead son's grave so brother could play there
    According to People magazine on March 13, a mother added a sandbox to dead son's grave so his older brother could play there.The picture of the sandbox at the grave went viral on Facebook with more than 220,000 users sharing the photo.Ashlee...
  • Terraria 1.2 is here
    Motherlode: 'Terraria' 1.2 update
    A few months late for their original launch date but the long-awaited update for Terraria is finally upon us. So for the question on everyone, is version 1.2 every bit as impressive as we hyped ourselves to believe?Assessment of the latest update...
  • Greenlight Spotlight: Eden Star
    Greenlight Spotlight: "Eden Star"
    What do you get when you cross Minecraft’s modifiable world with Mirror’s Edge’s free running mechanic and Portal’s physic-based puzzles, throwing some Mass Effect aesthetics for flavor? Presumably something that looks like...
  • State of Decay
    ‘State of Decay’ sandbox mode will let fans move to new versions of the game map
    Currently in Undead Labs’ zombie survival title, State of Decay, when players clear the map of supplies there is no way to get more. While detailing the game’s upcoming sandbox mode on July 18, however, the developer revealed that the...
  • Terraria 1.2 update
    Winter is coming: “Terraria” 1.2 update is nearly here
    After taking a year off and porting the game to consoles, the team that brought us Terraria is preparing their first major update in twelve months. Whether you believe they earned their year-long sabbatical or maintain the somewhat entitled...
  • State of Decay
    ‘State of Decay’ is getting a new sandbox mode, headed for PC release on Steam
    Undead Labs’ zombie title, “State of Decay,” has now earned the title of fastest selling original Xbox Live Arcade game after selling more than half a million copies since its release earlier this month. Speaking with the...
  • Starbound
    Buy me a star: “Starbound” available for preorder
    Recently, Chucklefish has begun accepting preorders in order to work through the final code crunch to get Starbound ready for launch. Lead by Tiy of the team that brought us Terraria, Starbound is one of presently several games in development that...
  • Starbound
    Taking shape: More Starbound info released
    Following independent developers is interesting; the lack of funding for a PR department means artists and programmers must maintain a direct line with their fans out of simple necessity. Inversely, the lack of a PR department means that there...
  • Story-less Starbound on the way?
    Story-less Starbound on the way?
    Starbound's initial promise of a release before the end of 2012 remains unedited as we find ourselves on December's doorstep, but given the lack of any enormous updates on its development by Team Chucklefish many followers wrote off the...
  • Planting your feet: Florans join the Starbound ranks.
    Planting your feet: Florans join the Starbound ranks.
    Team Chucklefish pays tribute to the popular sci-fi trope of sapient plant-based aliens with their latest update for Starbound, which unveils the game's newest race: the Florans. Nature-loving as they may be, Chucklefish assures us that these...
  • Building on the past: Starbound moves up, and out, and to the side.
    Building on the past: Starbound moves up, and out, and to the side.
    Those closely following the development of Starbound know all too well just how few and far between substantial updates have been, and even though it's with the justification that the long stretches of communication silence are the result of...
  • Cybernetic space shark
    Beyond infinity: Edge of Space preview
    Arguably one of the more unexpected if not controversial entries on Steam’s new Greenlight program, Edge of Space definitely deserves the attention. Whether it also has earned the criticism against it is a bit more debatable. On one hand the...
  • Saints Row the Third
    Late Bird Review: Saints Row the Third
    "You need to play Saints Row the Third." It seems necessary to put that statement in quotes due to how many people have made that assertion without any hesitation, especially the gentlemen at GiantBomb.com. Having never really paid much...
  • Avast
    Avast announces launch of free version 6.0 anti-virus
    While industry testing shows that avast! Free version 5.0 handily beats most paid-for antivirus products, AVAST Software is pushing the envelope even further with the new avast! 6.0 – launching Wednesday. "With our new avast! 6.0 Free...