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Review: Daemon X Machina

Adequately creating a mecha action game seems like an absolutely daunting task. Years of anime shows like Gundam and Genesis Climber MOSPEADA have enriched our imaginations of what action combat would look like if these ...

 
 
 
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Archer extraordinaire Metera joins Granblue Fantasy: Versus

Granblue Fantasy: Versus is shaping up to be one of the most highly anticipated games on the market. With the wizards at Arc System Works behind it, the colorful world of Cygames's hit mobile app is truly putting its best foot forward ...

 
 
 
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What the heck is this mysterious new pokemon?

Late Thursday night, the official Pokémon Twitter account sent out this tweet: Not exactly the most unusual bit of social media advertising. Sword and Shield are just a few weeks away and The Pokémon Company and Nin...

 
 
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May confirmed for New Guilty Gear

During Sega's second day of live streaming at Tokyo Game Show, the publisher hosted a short segment for the upcoming Guilty Gear fighting game set to launch in 2020. While there wasn't too much new information in terms of hot new trail...

 
 
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Feast your eyes upon these new Sakura Wars trailers

Sakura Wars is a series I only have a passing familiarity with. Beyond characters from it appearing in the crossover game Project X Zone and its sequel, just one title from the core franchise ever made it to the west many yea...

 
 
 
 
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Monster Rancher on Switch retains that PSOne style

Recently, Square Enix launched Final Fantasy VIII Remastered for modern consoles. The game was highly anticipated, though the end product hasn't quite met the expectations of some players. While some characters were treated to new mode...

 
 
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Yo-Kai Watch 4 goes multi-platform with PS4 port

The Yo-kai Watch series has been Level-5's bread and butter for the past few years, securing solid releases on mobile and the Nintendo 3DS. While it was huge in Japan for quite some time, it never caught on in the west, even if Yo-kai ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Creature in the Well

There is one sure-fire way to get me to pay attention to your upcoming game: just tell me it’s something I like with pinball. “It’s a metroidvania…with pinball!” Consider the physical edition purchased. &ldquo...

 
 
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I love my big, chonky unicorn in Torchlight II on Switch

With Warframe, Doom, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, and Rocket League under its belt, developer Panic Button has proven itself to be the crown prince of Switch ports. It's porting games to the Nintendo system most people thought wou...

 
 
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You've got Podtoid questions, we've got Podtoid answers

Podtoid is recording an all-new episode tomorrow and as this is the first new show of the month, we're taking your listener questions. Ask away in the comments below and if you want to make fun of my legendary love of cashews, you have at i...

 
 
 
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Warframe's Guitar Hero-like Shawzin is my kind of content

Like any good online game, Warframe excels at letting players show off their creativity and individuality. Beyond the customizable frames and decorations you can use to spruce up your ship, it's also given those with musical talents a ...

 
 
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A new Nintendo Direct is on for tomorrow

The rumors turned out to be true. Nintendo is kicking off the month of September with a brand new Nintendo Direct. On September 4 at 3:00 pm PST, fans can look forward to a 40-minute presentation that will include details on Luigi's Mansion...

 
 
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Dragon Quest slimes are edible and they taste like lime

PAX is well underway in Seattle this weekend and one of the highlights for attendees was the Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age Definitive Edition panel put on by Nintendo in promotion of the upcoming game. The panel covered a...

 
 
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No Man's Sky is really good now and you should all play it

Sometime's a game isn't quite done when it's first released. Sometimes, they need a bit more time in the oven. For No Man's Sky, it's needed about two years extra to get to the point where the promises made with the initial reveal are final...

 
 
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The Not-So-Wonderful Games of Oz

MGM's The Wizard of Oz should have been a disaster. After the release and subsequent success of Walt Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the studio sought its own potential hit film to be adapted from a children's book. In 1938, ...

 
 


About CJ Andriessenone of us since 6:56 PM on 10.14.2014

Just what the internet needs: yet another white guy writing about video games.
Also, I backed that Bloodstained game.
 
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