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Skullgirls brings an RPG twist to iOS and Android

Skullgirls was one of the first indie fighting games made for and by lifelong fans of the genre. Lead design designer Mike Z is an EVO-winning Blazblue player, while animation director Mariel Cartwright has been studying the artwork o...   read

 
 
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I still can't believe I'm in a game with Willis from Diff'rent Strokes

[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great video games. It airs live every Sunday afternoon on YouTube, and can be found in podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] Today on Sup Holmes we're happy to welcom...   read

 
 
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River City Ransom: Underground story mode done, dev working on Wrestling and Zombie games

When it rains in River City, it pours, and it's looking like 2016 might be a rainy year for the splintered-but-whole game franchise. Not only is the 3DS getting River City: Tokyo Rumble later this year, but it's looking like River City Rans...   read

 
 
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A special E3 live stream with the creators of Cat Girl Without Salad

[ Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great video games. It airs live every Sunday afternoon on YouTube, and can be found in podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] Today on a special 9:30pm EST Sup Holmes,...   read

 
 
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Rhythm Heaven Megamix available now, is a 3DS eShop exclusive

Many Nintendo fans were hoping that Mother 3 would receive a surprise release at E3 this year, but so far so bad on that front. Instead, we have the sudden launch of Rhythm Heaven Megamix, a compilation of over 70 stages from the first...   read

 
 
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Cat Girl Without Salad: Amuse-Bouche is a manic pixie dream

Cat Girl Without Salad was first announced back in 2013, and at the time, I thought it was destined to be one of the greatest games ever made. Most of the time, I'm able to fend off any attempts publishers or developers may make to get me o...   read

 
 
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Manos, Angry Video Game Nerds, and soft hands with Sam from Freakzone games

[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great video games. It airs live every Sunday afternoon on YouTube, and can be found in podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] Today on Sup Holmes we're happy to welcom...   read

 
 
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Rain down from a great height with Rain World's James and Joar!

[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great video games. It airs live every Sunday afternoon on YouTube, and can be found in podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes. Header art by Del.] Today on Sup Holmes we...   read

 
 
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Physics, Danny Devito, and secret tricks of game dev with Hunter and Alex

[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great video games. It airs live every Sunday afternoon on YouTube, and can be found in podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] One of the things that I love about doing...   read

 
 
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Project: B adds tripping to Super Smash Bros. Melee

A couple years ago, I wrote about why I like tripping in Super Smash Bros. Brawl, (reviewed here for Destructoid by Battleborn writer Aaron Linde), and people really seemed to care about what I had to say. The post apparently got so b...   read

 
 
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Zero Time Dilemma's creator likes to joke about being a failure in bed

I was lucky to score an interview with Kotaro Uchikoshi, creator of the Zero Escape series (999, Virtue's Last Reward, and the upcoming Zero Time Dilemma) for the next issue of Nintendo Force. We touched upon topics big and small, such as w...   read

 
 
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The co-designer of Chroma Squad tried to kill Star Vikings but it wouldn't stay dead

[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great video games. It airs live every Sunday afternoon on YouTube, and can be found in podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] Not long ago on Sup Holmes, we were luck ...   read

 
 
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'Don't call it a furry game and I'll be fine' Eric Blomquist, creator of Song of Seven

[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great video games. It airs live every Sunday afternoon on YouTube, and can be found in podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] Today on Sup Holmes! What a cute man! Let...   read

 
 
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Usagi Yojimbo, Jay-Z, and HoloGrid monster chess with Michael Levine

[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great video games. It airs live every Sunday afternoon on YouTube, and can be found in podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] Today on Sup Holmes we're happy to welcom...   read

 
 
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Battle Chef Brigade is still in the oven, tastes great so far

[Thanks to Dtoid community member Long John for the awesome video production work!] Battle Chef Brigade is one of those games that seems too good to be true. The character art, which until recently was being created by ...   read

 
 
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Former Nintendo honcho talks spellcrafting in Mages of Mystralia

[Thanks to Dtoid community member Long John for the awesome video production work!] When it comes to "indie publishing," you made it clear that you see Devolver Digital as the best in the business. I wonder if in a few years if D...   read

 
 
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Could GaymerX overtake PAX as the world's biggest game convention?

[Thanks to Dtoid community member Long John for the awesome video production work!] I've made it a habit over the years to ask PAX attendees if they are fans of the actual Penny Arcade comic. With every show that goes by, I hear ...   read

 
 
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Monkey Island creator 'not sure he'd want J.J. Abrams' to make a Monkey Island movie

[Thanks to Dtoid community member Long John for the awesome video production work!] So far, my favorite thing about Uncharted 4 is the semi-secret cameo from Monkey Island's Guybrush Threepwood. I didn't think to ask Monkey Island creator ...   read

 
 
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On making a better murder simulator with Friday the 13th's Randy Greenback

Today on Sup Holmes, we're happy to welcome former Ubisoft, Insomniac Games, and EA developer Randy Greenback to the program! Randy's currently hard at work at creating the next Friday the 13th game. We'll be talking about that, his time i...   read

 
 
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We could still get a Nintendo cameo in Shovel Knight

When I heard that Yacht Club games 'shoveled' close to a quarter million dollars into creating amiibo-specific content for Shovel Knight, I figured that was end of whatever chances the game had for seeing a cameo from a Nintendo character. ...   read

 
 
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Who is your favorite 'indie publisher?'

The last few years have seen a huge influx of indie games on consoles, PC, and handhelds, providing potential players with more choices than many know what to do with. While the struggle to sort through tens of thousands of game releases a ...   read

 
 
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Axiom Verge Wii U port 'has the edge'

Game developer Tom Happ first started working on the Metroid-inspired action/exploration game Axiom Verge back on 2010. Six years later, and the game is about to be released on Nintendo's current home console, going head-to-head for the att...   read

 
 
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Super Meat Boy stays fresh on Wii U, teased for 3DS

[Art by Pacalin] While the original launch build of Super Meat Boy for WiiWare was killed before it was born, the titular character still managed to make a few appearances on Nintendo consoles in the years that followed. He appears in a cut...   read

 
 
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A special Mother's Day chat with one of the mothers of modern video games

[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great video games. It airs live every Sunday afternoon on YouTube, and can be found in podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] Today on Sup Holmes we're happy to welcom...   read

 
 
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It's hard not to latch onto Flinthook

[Image by Alex Santa Maria, who wrote an excellent preview for Flinthook over at Techraptor.] Tribute games has a reputation for taking maligned genres and dressing them up with characters who are too fun to ignore. Before Wizorb hit the m...   read

 
 
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"Where do dreams end and reality begin? Videogames, I suppose."- Gainax, FLCL Vol. 1 "The beach, the trees, even the clouds in the sky... everything is build from little tiny pieces of stuff. Ju...

 


 


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Started playing The Talos Principle today, and Im really glad I Its a Praise be to Elohim!

 
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As the game that introduced me to Bethesda and rejuvenated my interest in RPGs, Oblivion means an awful lot to me as a Gopher explains in his most recent video the elements that made the fourth Elder Scrolls so engrossing, and I echo his

 

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