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Wario Land 4 to be critically analyzed in 600-page eBook

Game Design Companion: A Critical Analysis of Wario Land 4 is a 600-page eBook that will analyze the entirety of Wario Land 4. I'll just give you a moment to let that sentence sink in. Seriously, Daniel Johnson has put together 600 pages of...

 
 
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Sweet Tooth planks in this Robot Chicken Killzone ad

Sony partnered up with Adult Swim recently to task the guys over at Robot Chicken with creating an amusing little ad for Killzone: Shadow Fall. It starts out with Sweet Tooth enjoying the game in his living room, and getting ready to share...

 
 
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Turn 10 responds to Forza Motorsport 5 economy feedback

If you've been playing Forza Motorsport 5, you're probably very familiar with the game's awful microtransactions. If not, basically the game uses tokens you buy in-game that can be used to purchase cars if you don't have enough credits. The...

 
 
PS4 update 1.51 photo

European PS4 buyers can download 1.51 update early

The PlayStation 4 is all set to launch in Europe this Friday, and those of you eager to jump on Killzone: Shadow Fall or Resogun as soon as humanly possible once your brand new machine is all hooked up can download the 1.51 firmware update ...

 
 
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Twitch cracking down on PS4 living room broadcasts

The PlayStation 4 brought with it an unprecedented ease of streaming with the DualShock 4's share button, and when a massive wave of new users is mixed with ease-of-use there's a whole slew of new problems to watch out for. PS4 players have...

 
 
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Activision states it still owns the Crash Bandicoot IP

Any Crash Bandicoot fans getting excited over rumors of the orange ex-Sony mascot returning to the house of PlayStation for a much-needed reboot may have raised their hopes in vain. Rumors sparked early last week after an alleged screenshot...

 
 
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Tearaway demo will launch alongside the game on Friday

Did you know Tearaway is coming out this Friday? Did you know we really, really liked it? Good, because I wasn't going to let this one slip right past you. That's not happening on my watch. I don't think Sony is going to let that happen ei...

 
 
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Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon gets a launch trailer

In case it slipped under your radars, Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON'T KNOW! has a quick new launch trailer to remind you that this is a thing that came out today among all the awesome stuff launching these days. It's no...

 
 
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3DS holiday ad will make you wish you were a kid again

I've always been a fan of Nintendo's advertising, from Pokemon's link trading commercials to Wayne Brady rapping about Wii Party U -- it's always been spot on. Don't question my unironic love for Wayne Brady. I suppose it comes as no surpr...

 
 
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First two episodes of localized Pokemon Origins are live

Well, it's finally here guys. The first episode of the localized Pokemon Origins went live this past Friday, the second went live today, and it's all free to watch on Pokemon TV. If you're not up to speed, Origins is an anime completely sep...

 
 
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EA support site says PS4 firmware has 'stability issues'

EA added a support page to its site that was taken down very quickly and, as of this writing, is still down. It claimed that the PlayStation 4 firmware required for all PS4 users to download is causing stability issues for all games:  ...

 
 
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First access for Destiny beta will be on PS3 and PS4

Announcing a partnership at the PlayStation All Access launch event between Bungie, Activision, and PlayStation, Pete Parsons of Bungie announced that Destiny will have first access beta on both the PS3 and PS4 early next year. He also bro...

 
 
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inFamous: Second Son releasing March 21, 2014

At the end of a trailer showcasing Delsin's neon powers at the PlayStation All Access launch event, Sucker Punch announced that inFamous: Second Son will be launching for the PlayStation 4 on March 21, 2014. Looks like Sony is definitely d...

 
 
Tearaway trailer photo

There wouldn't be Tearaway without the Vita

In yet another behind-the-scenes video for Tearaway, the fine folks at Media Molecule today explain the importance of the array of options the PlayStation Vita offers that make the game what it is today. Since it acknowledges the player in...

 
 
Soulcalibur II HD trailer photo

Soulcalibur II HD is looking nice in new launch trailer

Namco Bandai is all set to release Soulcalibur II HD Online next week on current-gen digital storefronts Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network, and has released a launch trailer as a subtle reminder that this is a thing coming out ...

 
 
Tearaway's music photo

Here's a taste of the incredible music in Tearaway

Every time I see a new aspect of Tearaway in more detail, I'm just taken aback by how incredible of a game it's shaped up to be. Today is no exception, because Sony has posted a new video as part of a series of behind-the-scenes video...

 
 
LEGO Marvel Xbone delay photo

LEGO Marvel won't make its way to Xbox One launch lineup

[Update: Warner Bros. notified Destructoid that LEGO Marvel Super Heroes will in fact be an Xbox One launch title. It's going to release in North America on Nov. 22 as originally planned.] In a statement provided to MCV, Warner Bros. has co...

 
 
BF4 China Rising map list photo

Alleged map list for Battlefield 4: China Rising leaked

A picture sent to MP1st contains an alleged screenshot of a post on Battlefield 4's Spanish Facebook page. It states that the four multiplayer maps added by China Rising will be Taklamakan, Altai Range, Guilin Peaks, and Dragon Pass. A...

 
 
Nintendo Land eShop photo

You won't find Nintendo Land on the US eShop anymore

In a strange move that no one understands, everyone's favorite Mario factory has recently removed original Wii U pack-in Nintendo Land from the system's eShop. Exactly when, we're not sure. NeoGAF users found the title gone from the digital...

 
 
'Great Detective Pikachu' photo

Nintendo files trademark for 'Great Detective Pikachu'

Just over a week ago, news surfaced that the creepy as all hell motion-captured Pikachu demo would be part of a possible new project Game Freak was working on that featured the yellow mouse as the player's partner in a game with detective e...

 
 
Mario 3D World disc art photo

Super Mario 3D World has the most adorable disc art ever

Just a little bit ago, IGN's Jose Otero tweeted out a picture of the disc art for Super Mario 3D World, and I basically had a mini heart attack after seeing my main man Mario featured prominently on it. We all know Catsuit Mario is by far t...

 
 
Animal Crossing plushies photo

Animal Crossing plushies are here to brighten your day

JBox has added a ton of Animal Crossing: New Leaf merchandise for purchase, mostly in the way of plushies. Yes, Animal Crossing plushies. I know, I know, just take a moment to collect yourself and we'll continue. For what I assume is a...

 
 
New Tearaway video photo

All of Tearaway is constructed from one sheet of paper

A new video for Tearaway explains the fundamental idea behind the paper in the game. The really freaking cool part about it all is that every individual piece inside the world is virtual paper, folded up exactly to the artists' specificati...

 
 
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Review: LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Batman (later the entirety of DC), Pirates of the Caribbean, Harry Potter, and The Lord of the Rings -- arguably a majority of the world's largest entertainment properties --...

 
 
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Pendleton Ward joins the voice cast of Broken Age

Hot off the heels of Day of the Devs, a video was posted on Double Fine's YouTube account today announcing -- and showing proof! -- that Pendleton Ward (best known as the creator of Adventure Time) will be lending his voice to Broken ...

 
 




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