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Experience Points .34: Team Fortress 2

Experience Points is a series in which I highlight some of the most memorable things about a particular game. These can include anything from a specific scene or moment, a character, a weapon or item, a level or location, a part of the soun...

 
 
 
 
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I am Setsuna is a return to the classic JRPG formula

As a big fan of Chrono Trigger, and JRPGs in general, I was excited to try out Square Enix's upcoming I am Setsuna. Though the story and themes are completely different, comparisons between the two are immediately obvious when looking ...

 
 
 
 
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Animal Crossing celebrates its 15th anniversary today

Today marks the 15th anniversary of the Animal Crossing series. The original Nintendo 64 version of Animal Crossing (Doubutsu no Mori) was released in Japan on April 14, 2001, and was re-released on the GameCube later that same year. S...

 
 
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Experience Points .33: Beyond Good & Evil

Experience Points is a series in which I highlight some of the most memorable things about a particular game. These can include anything from a specific scene or moment, a character, a weapon or item, a level or location, a part of the soun...

 
 
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Dragon Quest Heroes II gets an in-depth new trailer

We got a quick look at Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy's End a couple months back, but the newest trailer is much more comprehensive, giving each character new and old ample screen time and explaining all of the vari...

 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Angry Video Game Nerd II: ASSimilation

I may not be the biggest fan of the Angry Video Game Nerd, but I've seen enough of the web series to get a good idea of what the Nerd is all about. I enjoy some aspects of it, such as his wild facial expressions and his critiques of older g...

 
 
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Mega Man Legends 2 might be coming soon to PSN

Last year, both Mega Man Legends and The Misadventures of Tron Bonne made their way to the PlayStation Network as PSOne Classics, so it seemed inevitable that Mega Man Legends 2 would soon follow suit. And as expected, the ESRB has just rat...

 
 
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Review: Samorost 3

Samorost 3 is the next title in a line of excellent adventure games by Amanita Design. Aside from that series, the Czech developer is also known for designing Machinarium and Botanicula, two of my favorite point-and-click adventures from th...

 
 
 
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Review: Pharaoh Rebirth+

Sometimes a game requires a second look before you realize how great it could be. This was certainly the case with Pharaoh Rebirth, a title I might have dismissed entirely had Jonathan Holmes not sent the Dtoid staff an e-mail saying, "Best...

 
 
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This Frog Fractions promotional art is amazing

These stickers for Frog Fractions III (which is actually Frog Fractions VI in Japan) were found floating around GDC, and they might just be my favorite promotional materials ever. Of course, I'm still waiting on Frog Fractions II (also know...

 
 
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Capybara Games' Below drops in this summer

Below was one of my most anticipated games last year, but it was delayed into 2016 at the last moment. We won't have to wait for it much longer though, as Capy's new roguelike adventure will be coming this summer to Xbox One and PC. The new...

 
 
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Pharaoh Rebirth+ looks like a hopping good time

I had never heard of Pharaoh Rebirth until today, but an updated version of this indie metroidvania set in Egypt will be releasing on Steam later this week. Pharaoh Rebirth+ comes from Japanese developer Krobon Station, known for its Mogura...

 
 
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Experience Points .32: Super Metroid

Experience Points is a series in which I highlight some of the most memorable things about a particular game. These can include anything from a specific scene or moment, a character, a weapon or item, a level or location, a part of the soun...

 
 
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Popping Cherries: Pokemon Snap

Pokémon Snap was a spin-off for the Nintendo 64 built around the unusual premise of photographing Pokémon. It was quite popular back in the day, and has garnered adoration from many fans who still hope to one day see a sequel....

 
 
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Ace Attorney 6 is coming to Japan on June 9

Capcom hosted a live stream today to reveal some more details about Ace Attorney 6. The new trailer shows off some of the main characters battling it out on the courtroom floor, including the return of fan favorite Maya Fey! We could always...

 
 
 
 




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The Inpatient"Don't believe his lies"

 

Review in Progress: Dragon Ball FighterZ"I'm alive! This is all a miracle! I'm awake, I'm wiiiide awake! "

 

Iconoclasts"Wrench your heart out"

 

The Red Strings Club"Fateweavers"

 

Den of Thieves"The most January movie to ever January"

 

Genital Jousting"Also, cocks"

 

Full Metal Furies"No, it's not furries"

 

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition"Is it enough for you to come back?"

 

Mom Hid My Game!"This game falls under the category of 'goes places'"

 
 
 

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Zer0t0nin

Watched A Ghost Story yesterday and think it might be my favorite of 2017 (havent seen Star Wars so Beware though: GLACIALLY paced, especially in the first Trailer is a bit spoilery for my taste so click at your own

 
Lex

Man, I am surprised at how much fun I have playing the dragon bitch in

 
Jinx 01

Not sure how I forgot to put it in my indie list, but Tangledeep is a great little turn-based dungeon-crawler like Quest of Dungeon or Sproggiwood - but with deeper RPG I mention it because a) it deserves attention & b) it is coming to

 
chlmera

Nolan being nominated for Best director over Daddy Dennis, get out (no pun intended) of (Disclaimer Oscars dont actually matter but Ill still bitch about it)

 
On Air Fish

Seeing Project Giant Robot in the Labo trailer, it made me wonder- With the exception of the Vitality Sensor, what other Nintendo projects were mentioned and then never heard from again?

 
RiffRaff

So, yeah, definitely addicted to Darkest Dungeon on Its how Id like all random battles to be in turn based Rpgs instead of slogging through the same commands over and Also, this song is the most brilliant thing Ive heard in aeons!

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Oh no! The flesh is willing, but the wallet is

 
Mike Martin

And it fml

 
JcDent

Love how the dems caved over three days of shutdown or Really showing their ability and willingness to

 
 

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