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We're learning more about the NES Classic Edition

The NES Classic Edition has begun its initial manufacturing run, and some folks in Madrid got hands on with one of the first ones off the assembly line. Spanish-language site GameReactor posted some high-quality images of the upcoming conso...   read

 
 
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Fuck up the KKK in Mafia 3

A lot of games have let us dispense of nazis with hot-leaded-justice, but what about groups that have since perpetuated the Nazi's occult-lunacy-derived racial superiority? Sure, the KKK existed before the Nazis, but Mafia 3 is set in 1968...   read

 
 
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XSEED is bringing Nitroplus Blasterz to PC this winter

Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel is a PlayStation exclusive no longer. XSEED is bringing the Examu-developed 2D fighter to Steam this winter, and that's sure to make some of you happy. In his review of the PS4 version, Kyle noted...   read

 
 
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Microsoft has even more Gears-centric Xbox One S bundles

To go along with that decked-out Gears of War-themed crimson Xbox One S, Microsoft has a couple of other, more affordable system bundles on the way.   read

 
 
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Friday Night Fights - Do it for her

Nobody ever said life was easy. Mike is busy, Pixie is busy, and Occams is currently away in another dimension (I assume). Seeing as how I finished packing to go to my in-laws' place today, I could spare a moment to get FNF up. It's too bad...   read

 
 
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Paladins will probably do pretty well for itself on consoles

With its open beta newly available on Steam Early Access, Paladins: Champions of the Realm has stepped into the spotlight. This is a team-based shooter from Hi-Rez, the studio behind SMITE and Tribes: Ascend, and I don't think it's unfair ...   read

 
 
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PlayStation 4 Slim price thins to $269.99 after coupon

If you can't wait for Black Friday to pick up a new PlayStation 4 Slim, there are discounts out already. Today you can use a $30 off coupon code at Jet.com (recently acquired by Walmart). This is a coupon limited to "new customers" only and...   read

 
 
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Miyamoto once said Mario is 24 or 25 and what's even real anymore?

Come to think of it, I've never before tried to guess Mario's age specifically. Have you? I've always considered him to be in some vague late-30s or early-40s gray area, if not older, going off the 1993 Super Mario Bros. film. That's a wide...   read

 
 
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You can vote on which characters make it into Musou Stars

I'm definitely unsure of the possibility of Musou Stars making out of Japan now. Koei Tecmo is digging deep into their IP coffers now, with characters like Millennia from Deception on top of stars like Ryu and Dynasty Warriors&nbs...   read

 
 
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South Korea has some bomb ass Pokemon Krispy Kreme donuts

Every so often, I partake in a food gimmick. I mean, most of them are overpriced cash-grabs meant to push an IP, but damnit, some of them are just plain fun. That latter situation is definitely the case for these Pokemon donuts. They consis...   read

 
 


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Learn about how Rez was made with creator Tetsuya Mizuguchi

Rez Infinite is on the way (just a few more weeks until the PlayStation VR launches), and it's looking great so far. That's partially due to the wizardry of Tetsuya Mizuguchi, the genius responsible for multiple franchises, including L...   read

 
 
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Catherine gets some love in free Persona 5 DLC

Persona 5 has been out for a few weeks in Japan and seems to be doing well. The game garnered a near perfect score in Famitsu and even managed to sell more than 500,000 copies in the dying Japanese console market. Either in celebration of t...   read

 
 
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Destiny's Trials of Osiris returns today, but only on PS4 and Xbox One

Destiny just got a brand new expansion, and of course, more events are on the way. The Trials of Osiris PVP mode that's been running since May of 2015 is back, and although we aren't sure what map it's going to feature (it's just one s...   read

 
 
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The Picross My Nintendo reward isn't going away, actually

Maybe Nintendo realized that My Nintendo doesn't really have any rewards to give? Because as of this week, the exclusive Picross - The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess is no longer bound to an expiration date, and will remain on the ...   read

 
 
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There's going to be a massive amiibo restock soon

Excluding new in box collections, a lot of amiibo are still pretty rare. Lucina is very high up on that list, but you can actually grab her from Best Buy now as part of a massive restock initiative. I don't want to tell you to "act fast" as...   read

 
 
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Amazon Game Studios reveals three ambitious new PC games

I can't say I've given Amazon's move into game development much attention, so perhaps my expectations were low coming in, but I like the sound of two of its three newly-announced PC titles. Breakaway has the most to show and, unfortunatel...   read

 
 
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Quantum Break finally arrives on Steam, so here are some deals

Timed exclusives are pretty stupid, particularly when you try your best to keep the rest of the gamers on a major platform from picking up a copy of a decent title. Quantum Break has made its way onto Steam today and off the Windows Store (...   read

 
 
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Gussy up your Steam Controller with these new skins

The Steam Controller is a thing that exists and has a fanbase. I didn't care for it when I used it at PAX 2015, but I may eventually come around. A nice sale is going on and you can finally customize the look of the remote with some pretty ...   read

 
 
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Unworthy is another cool 2D take on Dark Souls

We always appreciate a good quickpost from the Destructoid community, and reader AlbertP has given us a wonderful gift indeed with his note about Unworthy, a cool-looking game currently flying under the radar. It's a Souls-like action-RPG,...   read

 
 
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Steam Controller and Link on sale for 30% off again at GameStop

GameStop always has the most random deals. Popular accessories at 30% off and it won't even mention it on the front page. Why the heck not? Appearing earlier this morning, Valve's Steam Controller is on sale yet again for $15 off, a big 30%...   read

 
 
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Japan is getting its own retro Nintendo system with the Mini Famicom

The Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition is sure to be one of the top gifts you'll find under Christmas trees this December. With 30 all-time classics built-in, pre-orders for the device have virtually sold out worldwide. When...   read

 
 
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Hello Neighbor lives to creep another day

Hello Neighbor looks like a creepy game, but the best part is that it looks like a specific kind of creepy game. It's about breaking into this guy's basement because he's probably hiding bodies or illegal contraband or government secr...   read

 
 
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Driveclub VR is $20 if you own the Driveclub season pass

A quick note for those of you considering Driveclub VR as your launch-day PlayStation VR game of choice: Sony is offering a discount for season pass owners. This was known, generally speaking, but now we have more info to go on (and it can'...   read

 
 
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Pokemon Go traffic surged to 50 times Niantic's initial estimates

I'm always fascinated by developer interviews and retrospectives on popular games, and Pokémon Go was easily the biggest release of the year so far. Google's Cloud platform was the tech running in the background for Pok&eac...   read

 
 
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