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New Call of Duty Zombies DLC has Kevin Smith for some reason

I may not be a fan of his films as his nepotism resulted in Yoga Hosers, hands down the worst film of 2016, but I have always appreciated how big of a nerd Kevin Smith is. Along with fighting to direct episodes of shows he loves like T...   read

 
 
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Come party with Gacucon in Miami at GameWorks Dolphin Mall

Update: GaCuCon kicks off tomorrow night at GameWorks Dolphin Mall in Miami! Here's the info There's a gaming cruise? Of course there is, don't you think there should be? After all, there's EDM cruises, clothing-optional cruises, psychic c...   read

 
 
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Decksplash is a messy competitive skateboarding game

Bossa Studios is best known for making games where slippery physics are a feature, not a failure. The I Am Bread developer has a knack for taking a simple premise and turning it into a game that plays like a digital slapstick comedy. The st...   read

 
 
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Feel the power of love in February's Xbox Games with Gold

February is a month most closely associated with love. Xbox tries to play off this for its next set of free Games with Gold. It succeeds to some degree, but a more easily-identifiable theme might be power. Huey Lewis and the News would be p...   read

 
 
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Fan-favorite tactical shooter SWAT 4 comes to GOG

The folks at GOG.com have once again worked their magic to make a classic PC game more easily accessible. As of today, Irrational Games' tactical squad shooter SWAT 4 is now available from the digital distributor for $10, and it even comes...   read

 
 
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Here's Resident Evil 7's launch trailer, don't watch it

Right here, embedded directly above this sentence, is Resident Evil 7's launch trailer. There's a little triangle button in the video player that you could click to watch it. I'm going to posit (pause it) another suggestion: Don't watch it...   read

 
 
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The first Battlefield 1 expansion has a new mode, maps, and the French army

We're more than a month out from the first Battlefield 1 expansion, but DICE has begun showing the new maps, mode, and weaponry of They Shall Not Pass. As I said the last time I touched on this stuff, by the time the pack is out in March, I...   read

 
 
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Overwatch's Lunar New Year event is now live

As promised, the new content in Overwatch celebrating Lunar New Year is now playable on all platforms, and you'll be able to earn cosmetic items that fit the theme for the next three weeks. Over 100 new sprays, emotes, skins, and highl...   read

 
 
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Ultra Street Fighter II on Switch will have an arcade standby feature, online ranked play

When an online-enabled game hits a Nintendo console it has the potential to feel like a barebones effort, but Capcom seems to be pulling out the stops for Ultra Street Fighter II on the Switch based on some new information. First off, ...   read

 
 
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Yakuza 0 will be getting some free DLC next month

Yakuza 0 is really great. It may possibly be the best Yakuza game released in the West thus far, but there was one strange omission: unlockable costumes. In some of the previous Yakuza titles, beating the game allowed you to select costumes...   read

 
 


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Final Fantasy XV will get a free monster encyclopedia update at some point

I'm impressed with just how much there is to do in Final Fantasy XV, even without buying any of the DLC or partaking in the Season Pass. There's going to be a whole lot more too in the form of free updates, including a monster encyclopedia,...   read

 
 
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Don't forget about Mario Sports Superstars! It's coming March 24 with amiibo cards

Sports are cool. Mario is cool. Mario sports games are cool too. The latest entry of the Mario Sports series, Mario Sports Superstars will be releasing on March 24, 2017 in America. It'll release in Europe...eventually in th...   read

 
 
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After two failures, the third Pokemon Sun and Moon global challenge is on the way

So uh, about those Pokemon Sun and Moon global challenges? We failed both of them. A number of things could have contributed to this, in spite of the game's monumental record-setting sales. Recently, I mused that a lot of people didn't...   read

 
 
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Phantasy Star Online 2 hits 500,000 downloads on PS4, still isn't coming west dammit

After enjoying the original Phantasy Star Online for many years, both offline by way of split-screen and online, I was thrilled to hear that there would be a true sequel on a modern day console. But likewise, years have passed sin...   read

 
 
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Toukiden 2 coming to PS4, PC, and yes, Vita in late March

After some anxiety, Toukiden 2 finally has platforms and release dates for the west: March 21 for America and March 24 for Europe on PlayStation 4, PS Vita, and PC via Steam. Alongside this announcement, Koei Tecmo released a new...   read

 
 
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Pokemon Duel gets a surprise release on mobile devices

I'm not sure how many of you remember (I certainly didn't), but a more strategy focused mobile game based on Pokemon was released for Japanese mobile devices last year. The game was known as Pokemon Co-Master and was made in collaboration w...   read

 
 
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Show, or tell us about your Stardew Valley farm

It took me a while to get into Stardew Valley. When the original PC release came out, I was incredibly busy with review work, and was really grateful that Patrick was able to knock our coverage out of the park with his assessment. Not ...   read

 
 
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Folks are randomly getting StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty for free

With all of the sales it's had over the years, at this point, pretty much every Blizzard fan has likely tried the first part of StarCraft II, titled Wings of Liberty. But for those of you who haven't taken the dive, you might have been...   read

 
 
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The Pikachu Yellow Edition New Nintendo 3DS XL is coming west

While the Pikachu Yellow Edition New Nintendo 3DS XL was widely available outside of the US, this past year, Nintendo has announced that they're going to be bringing it to the US very soon. It'll hit shelves on February 24 for $199.99....   read

 
 
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The best Resident Evil 7 deals for Tuesday's release

Cheers, Resident Evil fans! Tomorrow's release is looking like it might turn out to a real treat. Early bird word from the critics looks fairly good thus far, and Dtoid's review pegs it at a rare 10/10. If all the review hype has you l...   read

 
 
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Breath of the Wild's strategy guide may have been pulled from pre-order due to spoilers

There is a lot of speculation going on with this current story, but it looks like Nintendo may have ceased pre-orders on the strategy guide for Breath of the Wild due to story spoilers. Amazon.com, in both the US and UK, no longer lists the...   read

 
 
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Watch while you can: Leaked glimpse of the new Mega Man cartoon

[Update: Looks like the original video was taken down, but thankfully, YouTube's ShadowRockZX put together a detailed breakdown of the relevant footage before it was too late.] Fun Fact: I was a part of a "Nielsen family" back when the Rub...   read

 
 
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Adam Jensen goes to prison and Arizona in the next Deus Ex add-on

Adam Jensen's about to have a very bad day. He has to go to undercover at a high-security prison for augmented people, and prison seems like a terrible place to go. But, that prison is in Arizona, and a prison in Arizona seems like an espec...   read

 
 
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Audience voting is now open for the 2017 IGF and GDC Awards

The polls have opened for the audience portion of the 2017 Independent Games Festival Awards and the Game Developers Choice Awards. Have an opinion about last year's best games? Vote! (Here for IGF, and here for GDC.) You'll just need a val...   read

 
 
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Capcom is hedging Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers' success entirely on the Switch

Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers, announced for the Switch this past week, has a lot of potential. I mean, it's another old school remake of Street Fighter II, with new characters and mechanics. But for now, it's only going to...   read

 
 


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Sorry to post yet another Switch video (still trying to figure out if I want one), but this has to be the funniest vid on the Switch Ive seen I love the way he keeps looking to the side like hes talking to an invisible

 
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Welcome to the family, son! Im more of a modern Resident Evil fan, and I generally dont like horror games, but fuck it, its Resident Evil, its doing something new, I got to try it! I just hope I dont suck at the game; I couldnt even beat :(

 

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