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Remember: The Xbox started life as an actual, giant X

I'm not sure how I'd never seen this before. Maybe I did and figured it was promo for the early 2000s X-Men flicks. But Microsoft's "Xbox" was once a very literal name. Microsoft is going into the archives to celebrate the Xbox 15th annive...   read

 
 
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Titanfall 2's jiggling butt physics like woah

While I'd be remiss to call Nic Rowen's excellent Titanfall 2 review incomplete, it must be noted for posterity -- to be able to look back and say to my grand-children, "Yes, I was on the right side of history" -- that Nic failed to mention...   read

 
 
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Times are tough, here's The Rock dancing in a giant Pikachu costume

The Rock's daughter loves the mascot for a 20-year-old video game series almost as much as this guy. So Rock dressed up in what must be the world's largest Pikachu costume and danced his butt off, because his daughter would cry whenever ...   read

 
 
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We need Podtoid questions, thank you for your service

Here it is folks, the last Podtoid under sitting president Barack Obama. The first under the unholy reign of the Chicago Cubs. The world has gone topsy-turvy. Let our smooth voices and grating cackles be your stability, the ground underneat...   read

 
 
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Hidden, 16-year-old Paper Mario messages expose the existential crisis of NPCs

What happens when you, loyal Toad, are a cog in a created world, existing only to abet the Hero (Mario, now paper) in their journey? And what happens when obsessive glitch masters like Stryder7x "log skip" to enter your neighborhood before...   read

 
 
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This man is obsessed with Pikachu

What kind of Pokemon are you (into)? How do you do the things you do? Twitter's @another_tokyo, according to the auto-translation built into the app, says of himself: "I'm a man obsessed with Pikachu." It checks out. What about you?   read

 
 
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RIP Vine, died sucking its own dick

Twitter is shutting down Vine, the video-sharing app it paid $30 million for in October of 2012, just four months after Vine was founded. It was a good app, sometimes.   read

 
 
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More like Mario Kart 8 million: Here are the Wii U and 3DS best-sellers

Nintendo might not want to tell us how much its new Switch console will cost, but it is starting to close the book on the Wii U and its dedicated handhelds by announcing the top-selling Wii U and 3DS games. These figures are through Septemb...   read

 
 
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You will never collect this Super Mario 64 coin

Friends, I know our culture of conspicuous consumption and wealth hoarding encourage us to collect all of the coins, but, alas, you will not be able to collect this coin. At least not without hacking like some sort of Russian. The gist is ...   read

 
 
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What do you need to know?

It's that day of the week you all know and love: Podtoid day! The Podtoid Boys will be capturing lightning in a bottle, if the bottle is actually a microphone, for recording. It's going to be swell. Here's a big part of that: you guys askin...   read

 
 
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Alex Trebek savages nerdcore 'loser' on Jeopardy

Alex Trebek being mean is the only good part of Jeopardy this side of comedian and Conan cohort Andy Richter kicking CNN "journalist" Wolf Blitzer's ass up and down the court. Blitzer would finish at negative $4,800; he had to have his debt...   read

 
 
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Conservative Irish irate at 'sick glamorisation' of IRA in Mafia III

Right-wing Northern Irish politicians are mad at a Mafia III mission where the protagonist does a job for the benefit of the Irish Republican Army (IRA). According to The Irish News, it "has been branded 'sick' by outraged unionists and has...   read

 
 
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GoNNER is good, GoNNER is out now

While I'm not sure it'll have the sticking power of a Downwell or Spelunky, "the beautifully chaotic platformer roguelike" GoNNER is still a good mix of unique art direction, cool head-based powers and weapons, and arcane secrets to figure...   read

 
 
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Red Dead Revolver is out on PS4

The rather unrelated predecessor to Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption, Red Dead Revolver came out in 2004 (that's PlayStation 2 era, folks) after Rockstar bought the rights and developer Angel Studios, which became Rockstar San Diego.  Y...   read

 
 
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Metal Gear Solid V: The Definitive Experience is out, not definitive

Look, Konami doesn't have a lot of options. It's a bad place to work, and its most creative talent was loyal for much longer than necessary. So we're getting Metal Gear Survive, to re-use some assets and try to make some money. Also releas...   read

 
 
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Titanfall 2 single-player looks like a throwback

While the original Titanfall didn't have a single-player campaign, the sequel will. And while it looks bombastic and filled with mech combat, this video talking about environmental puzzles, and non-shooty segments that make use of the game...   read

 
 
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What the hell's left to be excited about this year?

[Update: This post originally ran on September 26, 2016. I told you all. I told you. In this post from a couple weeks back talking about the most anticipated games left for 2016, I mentally elided Gravity Rush 2, my most anticipated game fo...   read

 
 
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Swery gets naked for Peter Panic

Peter Panic -- don't worry, this article is safe for work -- is a Broadway musical minigame compilation from Adult Swim Games wherein you, "pack peanuts, accidentally worship demons and save the theater." Today's second act also features gu...   read

 
 
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FIFA has the best ass-eating glitch

GameSprout has spliced together a bunch of FIFA 17 glitches from across the web, including the above video of Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimović proudly celebrating giving a rimjob to the opposing goalkeeper. The hot, man-on-man a...   read

 
 
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Everything you need to know about PlayStation VR

Sony's virtual reality face mask is out October 13 for you Rockefellers that can drop the $400 on it ($500 for the one that comes with Move controllers). To prepare you for the occasion, the PlayStation Blog has put out a pretty dang compre...   read

 
 
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Grand Theft Auto V mod spoofs exploding Galaxy Note 7

What's the deal with the Galaxy Note 7? I've heard of a product "exploding" at market in a groundswell of popularity, but this is ridiculous!  Samsung's monstrous, popular phone has a problem with exploding, threatening the pocket lin...   read

 
 
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Hell yes, here's a game about owning a Shiba Inu

I had a great Shiba Inu friend for about two years. He was a troubled dog. Skin allergies. Didn't get along with other dogs. He even bit my lawyer once! But we'd been fast friends; he loved me and I loved him. Unfortunately he moved to Ari...   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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Careful, there be spoilers in the Dishonored 2 achievement list

Below is the achievement list for Dishonored 2 -- which I'll be playing tomorrow -- with the achievements helpfully separated into a general category, and story-related ones that you might consider to be spoilers. If you do, don't read thos...   read

 
 
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Studies show our large, unemployed sons are playing hella video games to feel better

Young, "less-educated" (which apparently includes people with associate's degrees; gotta keep tricking kids into going into $50,000 in debt for the Bachelor's), able-bodied men are apparently still not working, or not working full-time, in ...   read

 
 
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