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Here's our first look at Mattel's Tomb Raider Barbie

Mattel is releasing a new Barbie based on Alicia Vikander's portrayal of Lara Croft in the upcoming Tomb Raider film.  IGN had the exclusive first look before Mattel unveiled her to the world at the New York Toy Fair. Tomb Raider Barbi...

 
 
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Fan project turns Overwatch into a fighting game

Overwatch has become a staple in competitive gaming, so, it's no surprise that plenty of fans might wonder how the heroes of Overwatch might fare in a different competitive scene. No, this isn't the Overwatch kart racer we've all ...

 
 
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Rumor: Spyro trilogy remaster heading to PS4 this year

Over at Kotaku UK, Laura Kate Dale has reported that multiple sources say Activision is working on a Spyro the Dragon trilogy remaster for release on PlayStation 4 this year.  The report states that the title will be announced in March...

 
 
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Review: Tesla vs Lovecraft

The creators of the insanely awesome twin-stick shooter Crimsonland are back with a new title with an undeniably weird concept.  You play as inventor Nikola Tesla whose experiments have somehow evoked the wrath of a few Lovecrafti...

 
 
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We need a Monster Hunter cooking game

I don't know if any of you are aware of this, but Monster Hunter World is pretty god damn amazing. It's my first big dive into the series and in between carving up Jargas I started to really enjoy watching those Palico Chefs prepare my ...

 
 
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Send help, I'm playing WoW again

I'm not entirely sure how these things happen, but every now and again I'll find myself looking for a more familiar game to pick up. Sometimes it's as simple as a few matches of Overwatch, other times a few rounds of Street Fighter, bu...

 
 
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Grab this New Pikachu 2DS XL on January 26

The new 2DS XL is a pretty sleek console in general, but this Pikachu edition has me thinking about throwing my perfectly functional 3DS XL in the garbage.  Rest easy, this gorgeous-looking handheld isn't some Japan exclusive. It's lau...

 
 
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Can we just get Mario Maker on Switch now?

Nintendo snuck out a brief Direct the other day and among the announcements, we saw a few more Wii U titles making their way to the Switch. Both Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and Hyrule Warriors will soon be playable on the Switch wi...

 
 
 
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Review: Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King

You know what I really want to play on my Switch? 2D Zelda games! But with the Virtual Console nowhere in sight, our options are pretty limited. In comes Blossom Tales, a 2D Zelda clone that doesn't do anything amazing for the gen...

 
 
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Japan exclusive Tingle game gets a fan translation

Freshly-Picked Tingle's Rosy Rupeeland was a 2006 Nintendo DS title that gave us an all-too-terrifying look into the solo adventures of the world's most horrifying map-maker, Tingle. Tingle's brilliance proved too great for audiences outsid...

 
 
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Rich Meister's personal picks for Game of the Year 2017

2017 has been one hell of a year for games. While the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One continue to hit their software strides, the Switch is bringing Nintendo back to its glory days. PC gaming remains stronger than ever and I can't think of a yea...

 
 
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Review: Never Stop Sneakin'

Never Stop Sneakin' is the latest title from the developer of Dust: An Elysian Tail, though the games couldn't be more different. Instead of jaw-dropping 2D art, those who reminisce about old PlayStation 1 games will get treated t...

 
 
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Build-A-Bear Workshop is getting Mario-themed plushies

Starting today, you can grab the likeness of Mario and friends on Build-A-Bear's online store. The collection will begin showing up at stores in the U.S., U.K., and Canada starting this weekend. You can also grab them at the U.K. online sho...

 
 
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Sea of Thieves launches on March 20, 2018

In the midst of all the announcements at The Game Awards tonight you might have missed this shiny new trailer for Sea of Thieves. Rare's multiplayer pirate adventure finally got a release date and it still looks pretty as hell. You can...

 
 
 
 
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Mario + Rabbids versus mode launches December 8

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, one of the most surprisingly amazing games of 2017, is getting a free Versus mode this Friday, December 8. This new mode will allow you to square off against friends on the same console. Each player picks a c...

 
 
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A new Tomb Raider game is in the works

It should come as a surprise to nobody that another Tomb Raider title is currently in the works. Square Enix have confirmed today, via the official Tomb Raider Twitter, that development is underway on the next game and they'll have new...

 
 
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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp was almost a very different game

By now most of you have probably played or at the very least seen a bit of Nintendo's mobile venture for the Animal Crossing series, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. You might, however, be unaware that this project was almost a different game ...

 
 
 
 
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Resident Evil amiibo were almost a thing

Have you ever wondered about amiibo figures that never made the cut? As someone who obsessively purchases these little figures, I do quite a bit. In a recent interview with Famitsu, Capcom's Ryota Niitsuma revealed that ...

 
 
 
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Review: Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy is one of the PS2 classics I remember well enough to know I played it, but have let almost every other detail escape from my mind. Eurocom and THQ's Zelda-like set in ancient Egypt was a fun attempt at a new...

 
 


About Rich Meisterone of us since 7:32 PM on 03.14.2017

NY Resident and lifelong gamer. They let me write here for some reason.

 
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