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Jumanji's tie-in game doesn't look that bad

Remember that Jumanji video game that was announced a few months back? No? I don't blame you, especially since it was announced well after The Rock-led reboot/remake/sequel released. While it is likely being made to coincide with the upcom...

 
 
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Review: Stranger Things 3: The Game

Stranger Things 3: The Game is a note-for-note retelling of Stranger Things season three, released day and date with the popular Netflix series. If you haven't seen it, Stranger Things (the show) draws influence from sev...

 
 
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A new open-world multiplayer Dune game is coming from Funcom

Developer Funcom is working with Legendary Studios to develop a new open-world, multiplayer title based on the Dune series. Set to enter pre-production sometime this year, the game is the first in a line of multiple Dune projects that Funco...

 
 
 
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It's time to give licensed games more creative freedom

Insomniac’s Spider-Man is quickly becoming one of my favorite games of 2018 because it’s Insomniac’s Spider-Man. It’s not simply another game with Spider-Man’s face on it, nor is it just another superhero game;...

 
 
 
 
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Here's a list of songs removed in GTA IV's latest update

For those unaware, earlier in the month, Rockstar announced that a number of licensed songs within Grand Theft Auto IV's radio stations were going to be removed in a new update, due to the 10-year licensing agreement on them expiring. Well,...

 
 
 
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THQ Nordic is re-releasing a bunch of Nickelodeon games

THQ Nordic has been steadily reviving games from the expansive THQ catalog, from De Blob to Titan Quest to Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy. Today, the company announced plans to re-release a bunch of old licensed titles based on Nickelodeon pro...

 
 
 
 
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Deadpool is about to get pulled from the Steam store

It seems like the merc with a mouth just can't sit still for too long. High Moon Studio's Deadpool has come and gone from Steam so many times that hearing about another delisting is hardly surprising. Licenses expire and Activision has neve...

 
 
 
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Review: Accel World vs. Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight

It may not be the most significant trend in gaming history, but the last few years have been pretty good if you're the type of gamer to try out the occasional licensed title. Unlike some of the drek from generations of budget tie-ins past, ...

 
 
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Review: Reservoir Dogs: Bloody Days

Way back in '93 or '94, I saw a pirated version of Reservoir Dogs and fell in love. My mum, not knowing what it was about, bought me a legit copy for my birthday and I screened it for my friends at the party. Needless to say, they were unim...

 
 
 
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New Reservoir Dogs game is way better than I expected

The easiest time to ignore licensed games is when they're released in step with whatever (typically bad) movie or children's cartoon they're based on. Even when they're based on a good one. Did you know there's a John Wick game? Do you care...

 
 
 
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Review: Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization

Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization might be the best Sword Art Online game yet.  Then again, we might not be talking about all that much. This is, after all, just the third major Sword Art Online game (fifth, counting ...

 
 
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WWE 2K17 roster revealed

IGN has been doing a weekly reveal for WWE 2K17's roster and this week marks the final entry. We now know every wrestler that will be stepping in the square ring and the arenas where they will be brawling. The character roster includes a st...

 
 
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Cold Stone Creamery (Wii) voice acting will haunt me forever

You hear the first "good jooobbb" at :30 and what was once a weird, branded* cash-in with a Candy Crush color scheme and, well, a Candy Crush everything -- when did this come out? 2009! -- becomes a little less comfortable. *Because of reg...

 
 
 
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Holy Batman 1989 videogame figure, NECA!

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of both the 1989 film and videogame, NECA has announced its first ever Batman figure in 7" scale. This figure has over 25 points of articulation plus removable cape, Batarang, and Spear Gun accessories. The...

 
 




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My friend finished my emotes and this one is by far my favorite

 
Virtua Kazama

Still feeling the aftermath of Mad Space (I still hate that its time to take on the Hero Side Story of Sonic Adventure 2 Battle!

 
ScionVyse

Started playing Bug Fables, and I dont think Ive ever seen a more obvious ripoff that didnt just steal Im not mad though, its a better Paper Mario than Sticker Star/Colour Splash Not even close to PM1/TTYD

 
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Two Monday? #striptoid #comictoid

 
Boxman214

Started watching Neon Genesis So, Pacific Rim is just a straight up live action remake of this isnt it? Also, the show is great so far and has incredible

 
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#comictoid

 
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Got all this for I think its safe to say retailers are killing off the 3DS and its Not complaining, good time to pick up a bargain!

 
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Just beat every mainline Mega Man game! 1-11! Ranking will be out for after Star Fox video (done just not published)

 
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I hate to say it, but the visible downvoters has already drawn a line in the sand between me and another user regarding my I guess Disqus wanted more It doesnt convince me to comment more, it just makes me

 
 

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