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Resident Evil Village actor Jeanette Maus passes away

Actor Jeanette Maus, who the gaming community has already come to know through her upcoming role in Resident Evil Village, passed away on Sunday, January 24. She was 39. Maus, who worked as an acting coach out of West Hollwood's John Rosenf...

 
 
 
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Legendary Tetris player Jonas Neubauer has passed away

The gaming world lost one of its greats last week. Jonas Neubauer, known for extraordinary skill in Tetris, passed away on January 4. He was just 39. Neubauer is the most accomplished classic Tetris player in history. During his c...

 
 
 
 
 
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EverQuest designer and producer Brad McQuaid has passed away

Developer Brad McQuaid, a key figure in the creation of legendary MMORPG EverQuest, has died. The sad news was broken by Brad's comrades at Visionary Realms, who announced that McQuaid passed away at his home on Monday, aged 51.McQuaid - kn...

 
 
 
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ScrewAttack may be gone, but it will never be forgotten

ScrewAttack was an innovator in online content creation. Before YouTube was mega-popular and gaming personalities became a thing, ScrewAttack was promoting community-made content and shining a light on a different side of the internet. This...

 
 
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Legendary '80s video game composer Ben Daglish passes away

Ben Daglish, composer of a slew of amazing tunes for '80s home computer titles, has passed away at 52, due to complications from lung cancer. Daglish may not be a name instantly recognised by some young video game fans today, but his body o...

 
 
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Atari co-founder Ted Dabney passes away at 81

Samuel "Ted" Dabney, electronics engineer and co-founder of legendary studio Atari, passed away this weekend at the age of 81. The sad news was broken by friend and gaming historian Leonard Herman.Dabney, who was born in San Francisco in 19...

 
 
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Shadow of War's controversial charity DLC is now free

It was reported last month that Middle Earth: Shadow of War DLC, created to honour a recently-passed developer, would be available for purchase, with the money going to the deceased's family. Things turned sleazy when it was revealed that t...

 
 
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Sonic Mania contains tribute to game modder who passed away

The critically acclaimed and fan-pleasing Sonic Mania title features a tribute to a deceased member of the Sonic the Hedgehog modding community.Lava Reef Zone's stunt-jumpin' boss Heavy Rider is a mace wielding knight who attacks the player...

 
 
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(Update) Shadow of War DLC honours developer who passed away

[UPDATE: Readers with eyes far better than mine have directed me to the microscopic disclaimer at the end of the trailer, which reads as follows: "Donations will be made on purchases from any 1 of the 50 US or DC (excluding purchases made f...

 
 
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Dishonored & Silent Hill composer Daniel Licht passes away

Daniel Licht, who created haunting music for some of entertainment's darker franchises, died yesterday after a battle with cancer. He was 60 years old.Detroit-born Licht is known for his work in the later Silent Hill iterations, including D...

 
 
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A touching Iwata tribute is in Star Fox Zero

Former Nintendo President Satoru Iwata may have passed on months ago, but his loss is still keenly felt in the gaming community. In that spirit, Nintendo put a touching nod to the man at the end of the Star Fox Zero. A small post-credit ded...

 
 
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Remembering kitty0706

[Dtoid community blogger SeymourDuncan17 remembers a pioneer in the machinima scene. Rest in peace, Kitty. --Mr Andy Dixon] [Image credit: SpikyMilkshake] This has been the hardest blog for me to write. Even though I have the motivatio...

 
 
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Young boy dies from Gameboy charger

A 7-year-old boy, Connor O’Keefe was recently electrocuted by his Nintendo Gameboy charger while on vacation with his family in Thailand. The system had been bought for the boy in Thailand as a Christmas present. Hotel managemen...

 
 
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The glory days of G4TV remembered

Ask any gamer that watched G4TV before 2005 about the state of the station's programming now and expect him to spit on the ground, set a picture of Kevin Pereira on fire, and then curl up in ball to cry about the good old days. Basi...

 
 




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bong264

Took a quick break from miniature shenanihans to assemble If my gundam markers hadnt dried out id do the whole panel lining thing but oh Back to your regularly scheduled minis later this week!

 
Zalno

So Ive been writing my dreams down in a dream journal whenever I can remember Apparently, I dreamt that Destructoid reviewed Zootopia 2 and gave it a 0/10 a few days Given my current Disney hatred, I might have agreed with

 
Slimybear245

Jesh Astral Chain for a Platnium made game has so much content in it even just ignoring S+ Seems my playthrough may end up being 30 hours with some side stuff not done in levels most I mean Im not saying its bad just suprsingly meaty

 
PatBateman17

Looks like someone modded Lady Dimitrescu into casual Link in comments and I can’t vouch for anything other than the OP 🤷🏻‍♂️

 
siddartha85

Longing Log Update: Decided to check in on my little I finally got the last piece of wood after doing the mushroom thing and the darkness Finally, I can make a bed! Maybe I can finally sleep comfortably

 
Chris Bradshaw

amazing did not expect it to be told in first person

 
The InFamous TMF

So they opened a White Castle in my hometown of Orlando, I’ve never seen a line like All I have to say is Thanos was

 
sp testure

When I played Saga Frontier back in the day, I really did not understand the monster transformation After finding a nice in-depth guide, I think Ive Riki playthrough is gonna be :)

 
indigit4l

Probably not appropriate to post, but since Im so into screw it! Video of Best Pool Shot by a Naked White Vid in comments, see before

 
taterchimp

Testing to see how the shadowcast does with lag on Dark Souls Switch at Probably rolling a mage, because I havent done that in a

 
 

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