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Review: Yakuza 6: The Song of Life

It isn’t often that you see a comfortable, workmanlike series like Yakuza do a complete overhaul in game mechanics or engine. The last time a dramatic shift like this happened was after Yakuza 2 to the Japan-only Ryu Ga Gotoku: Kenzan...


Rad Rodgers 1.5 patch is a major improvement

In the comments section of my rather scathing review of Rad Rodgers, one of the devs behind the game, a man named Fred, was wondering what happened. In a rather refreshing show of humility, he wasn't upset that I disliked the game, but ques...


Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp's Mario event looks great

The Animal Crossing series is no stranger to crossover content and the mobile spin-off Pocket Camp is soon going to honor Nintendo's biggest franchise. Starting on March 10, you'll be able to nab a bunch of 8-bit inspired Mario items to sho...


Valve is getting back into shipping new games

Valve held a presentation for its upcoming DOTA 2 card game spin-off Artifact yesterday, but the biggest news to come out of the conference was that Valve is getting back into the business of shipping games. During a bit about how Valve foc...

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Phantasy Star Online 2: Cloud will have a Link costume

Yesterday's Nintendo Direct was quite the show, but Japan got their own exclusive little announcements. While we were already aware of Phantasy Star Online 2 coming to the Switch, now Link is going to be available in the game. While this lo...


Splatoon 2 is getting an 'Octo Campaign' DLC

Splatoon 2 is getting a paid DLC expansion in the form of the aptly named Octo Expansion. Going for $19.99, the new campaign will allow players to finally play as an Octoling in the Splatoon series. Pre-orders (which are available now) will...


Undertale will 'eventually' be on Switch

Undertale made a quick appearance during today's Nintendo Direct. Details were pretty scarce, but the game will be coming "eventually" to the Switch. Here is the quick trailer to get you hyped.


Captain Toad is coming to Switch and 3DS

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker will be heading to Nintendo 3DS and Switch this year. While the 3DS version has no release date yet, the Switch version will be coming July 13 (same as Octopath). To entice Wii U players to double dip, this ne...


Sushi Striker is now heading to Switch, will launch in June

Last year at E3, Nintendo unveiled Sushi Striker: Way of the Sushido for 3DS and made me pine for a Switch port. While I doubt I caused Nintendo to consider a port, the game is now heading to Switch alongside the 3DS launch on June 8. I'm p...


Okami HD is heading to Switch

During today's Nintendo Direct, Okami HD was announced for the Switch. Coming this summer, the game will feature both touch and motion control support for the Celestial Brush. You'll be able to use motion controls in docked and tabletop pla...


Sony has blocked Super Seducer from sale on PSN

Over the past few weeks, Super Seducer has earned quite the reputation on YouTube and Twitter. The game, headed by self-proclaimed "seduction guru" Richard La Ruina, is an FMV choose your own adventure title with the goal being to learn "tr...


PUBG gets a roadmap for 2018, includes plans for two new maps

About a month and a half ago, PUBG Corp admitted it had no clear roadmap for the future of its game. With popularity (and cheating) rising, clearly something had to be cooking to keep people hooked. Announced just today, it looks like the f...


H1Z1 is going free-to-play today

H1Z1 is now going free-to-play, which you may find odd considering just last week, H1Z1 finally had a full release. The history of this game is a very turbulent one, but the short version is that it once ruled the Steam charts in 2015 befor...


Pinball FX3 on Switch won't be receiving a performance patch

Pinball FX3 on Switch is a pretty neat way to experience Zen Studios' classic pinball series. In addition to having the ability to play anywhere, you can also use vertical orientation to play the tables. This gives a new perspective on the ...


It looks like Devil May Cry HD's PC port has some problems

Today marked the day that Twitch Prime subscribers got their hands on Devil May Cry HD (the first game, not the whole trilogy) and the results haven't been great. While there are only limited reports of problems coming from users, the bigge...


YS VIII should be launching in April for PC

According to NIS America president Takuro Yamashita, Ys VIII's long awaited PC port will finally be launching in April. In an interview posted on YouTube channel "Greg's RPG HeaveN," Yamashita stated, "Translation-wise, there’s no pro...


God of War is getting a special edition PS4 Pro bundle

God of War is rapidly approaching release, but not everyone owns a PS4. Since we're moving into the 4K era and Sony has a "4K" console, why not capitalize on that market of gamers looking forward to Kratos' return without Sony's latest mach...



I can’t say I’ve ever heard of CHUCHEL before I accepted this review. A code appeared for us describing a cool soundtrack and hunting for cherries, but it wasn’t until someone replied saying Amanita Design was behind the g...


Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius gets a Lara Croft crossover

Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius is no stranger to crossover content and this Friday will see the introduction of one of gaming's leading ladies as a playable character. Lara Croft will be battling alongside Ariana Grande and 2B on March 9. I'm ...


Trump's meeting with the games industry is set for March 8

The highly publicized meeting between President Trump and the video games industry is set to take place on March 8, according to a White House news briefing. The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) will be participating in this meeting...


For Honor is getting dedicated servers on consoles tomorrow

Almost a year ago, Ubisoft claimed that it would be adding dedicated servers to its historical brawler For Honor. While that update arrived on PC last month, it hasn't made its way onto consoles...that is, until now! Starting tomorrow, Marc...


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Its not a film for everyone, but if youre heavily invested in the worlds of Dark Souls and Bloodborne, I highly recommend checking out Angels Its clear that Miyazaki was heavily inspired by the film when you look at design philosophy in the series


This comes from June of 2011 and is from The Elder Scrolls IV: This game got me into the Elder Scrolls series so naturally its my the setting is great, the music is fantastic and overall, it was a blast to #ScreenshotSaturday

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Pearson Education can eat shit and go fuck


Dont mind me - just spending half of my money on anime (Worth it)

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I love bargain bin

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Happy Birthday to Dtoid!!I’ve met a bunch of really awesome people here over the years, and I’m so happy to call this place


You all recommend DQ Builders? Need something to while away a lot of


Right, I’ve heard there’s some stupidly expensive hdmi converter for the GameCube BUT as far as I know the Wii plays every NGC game and can use a component cable - so what’s the point?

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Oh hey! Ive done 3 hours of progress in Majoras Mask! Im close to getting the Mirror Shield! Lets check the wiki on how to obtain this thing the Gibdo is asking for *reaches for the phone, accidentally presses F12 and closes emulator*


A kid who used to live in our house just had a package delivered to I went to find him on social media, and find out from his pictures he’s a Nazi sympathizer and Trump I don’t even want to give him his stupid fucking package



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