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The best gaming related April Fools jokes of 2014

4:00 PM on 04.01.2014 // Hamza CTZ Aziz
  @CTZ

Plus some lame ones too

Today's that special day in the year where everyone likes to lie and mess with people's heads. Some are better than others, so let's take a look at what we think were the best ones of this year's April Fools festivities.

Out of all the jokes, Octodad with 32 dads is the one I think that really needs to happen. Come on, you know you want it too. 

 

Is Dean Evans screwing with our minds again with this Blood Dragon III: Vietnam War 2 teaser?

An awesome fanmade Pesona 5 trailer.

Goats invade Dead Island: Epidemic.

You can go catch Pokemon in Google Maps.

Blizzard shows us their take on a fighting game with Blizzard Outcasts: Vengeance of the Vanquished.

Nester joins Super Smash Bros.

Titanfall is getting Optimus Prime DLC, made by IGN

League of Legends gets Ultra Rapid Fire mode.

Paradise Lost: First Contact changes from stealth/puzzle solver into a shooter.

Nuclear Throne is now a first-person shooter.

The Witcher 3 mocap session goes horribly wrong.

Path of Exile becomes a Pay to Win game.

Arma III gets go karts.

Mighty No. 9's gets an apple character.

War of the Vikings gets a God mode.

Holo Vision comes to Gunnars. Okay kind of lame but hey there's a 15% discount code for today at least.

Garrus Vakarian Body Pillow

Skullgirls pokes fun at Ultra Street Fighter IV's Decapre
Wargaming announces World of Wartrains.

Hyper Light Drifter gets 64-player local co-op.

And here's the lame April Fools gags.

Bonus:

Some of the best April Fools jokes of the past.






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