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Review: Need for Speed Payback

In my review in progress of Need for Speed Payback I said: “I wouldn't dare attempt drinking and driving in the real world for obvious reasons. But, in the seemingly lawless land of Need for Speed Payback, I think it's the only way to...

 
 
 
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Review in Progress: Need for Speed Payback

Growing up, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 and Need for Speed: Underground 2 were easily some of my favorite arcade racing games, and Underground 2 specifically has become a fan favorite of the series for many. Since then, I've gone back to ...

 
 
 
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What did you think of the Star Wars Battlefront II beta?

This weekend saw Electronic Arts light up the servers for upcoming shooter sequel Star Wars Battlefront II (No, not the 2005 one). The Beta opened on October 4 for pre-order peeps and October 6 for everyone else, before finally going offlin...

 
 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront's season pass is free right now

It was just a matter of time before Electronic Arts set the Star Wars Battlefront season pass free. Once the sequel is out in mid-November, most people will move on, and it's hard to imagine anyone's paying for the pass this late into the g...

 
 
 
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Give your dog a bone in the Sims 4 Cats and Dogs

It astounds me how each new Sims game releases missing practically all of the features from the previous installment's expansion packs. Sure, there may be some fundamental changes to the structure of the game (Sims 2 introduced aging and 3 ...

 
 
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EA Access subscribers now have Titanfall 2

Titanfall 2 is now a part of EA Access and Origin Access, as promised. It's freely playable for members. Assuming you've held onto your subscription (or are thinking of trialing it one of these days), this game's cool. You should take the t...

 
 
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Get double the Force in Star Wars Battlefront XP weekend

Players still enjoying EA's Star Wars: Battlefront can bag themselves some lovely double XP whilst gunning it out in the online sci-fi shooter.The points boost, which has already been rolled out in-game, applies across all modes and maps. T...

 
 
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Battlefield 1 and Titanfall 2 are joining EA Access

In the coming months, EA Access and Origin Access subscribers will be able to play two of the publisher's high-profile (and generally well-liked) 2016 games -- Battlefield 1 and Titanfall 2 -- as part of the $5-per-month service. They're co...

 
 
 
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EA Access and Origin Access are free this week

Origin may not be as popular as Steam and may have even taken away games I purchased, but it's here to stay nonetheless. People who paid to get access to games early can now save that extra cash, because the services are free beginning this...

 
 
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Mass Effect: Andromeda is already up to 24% off

Update 4/13/17: The savings on Mass Effect Andromeda has bumped up to as much as 32% off. See details below. It seemed like EA was keeping a tight lid on North American discounts for Mass Effect: Andromeda. No longer! Two PC digital re...

 
 
 
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Oh hey, Mass Effect 2 is free on PC

For a limited time, Mass Effect 2 is free on PC through Origin, and you should probably get on that. Before we know it, Andromeda will be here in late March. If you've flirted with the idea of getting into this oft-talked-about series, it's...

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront joins EA and Origin Access next week

Electronic Arts' subscription service EA Access, and its PC counterpart, Origin Access, are adding Star Wars Battlefront on Tuesday, December 13. If you're a member, you'll be able to play the full game at no extra cost, though you won't ha...

 
 
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Review: Titanfall 2

We’ve become very use to iterative changes in our shooters. The annual release schedule of the biggest series combined with the typically risk averse nature of major studios means we’re generally treated to small changes in ever...

 
 
 
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Three Titanfall 2 Origin release deals up to 18% off

Hey guess what? Titanfall 2 is out. We're serious. It's totally out. Didn't you see the giant skyscraper poster and mass TV ad blitz? No? Okay because we didn't either. In either case, Titanfall 2 went live last night and albeit fanfare is ...

 
 
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GOG has some more EA games that don't require Origin

I honestly had no clue that a lot of more recent EA titles were available at GOG.com. I've kind of sworn off of the publisher ever since it created Origin, but having its titles in a DRM-free manner could persuade me to pick up some older "...

 
 
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Titanfall 2 will be skipping EA/Origin Access

If you're a fan of EA's newer games, one of the neatest benefits of owning an Xbox One is having access to EA Access, a service that (typically) lets you play new EA releases a few days early. It also gives you a selection of older titles f...

 
 




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Race for the Galaxy (Mobile)"One of the best digital conversions to date"

 

Star Wars: The Last Jedi"The Force is strong with this one"

 

Review in Progress: Okami HD"Amaterasu is still lookin' good"

 

7 Wonders (iPad)"Give me that money, Berenice"

 

Puzzle Fighter"A bit of a gem"

 

Wuppo"Wum is the loneliest number"

 

Tokaido (PC)"Traipsing through Japan"

 
 
 

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If anyone has an extra Amaterasu courier laying around and wants to give it to poor, lonely taterchimp, I can give you an internet high five for

 
gajknight

The Organisation XIII Data fights in Kingdom Hearts 2 are giving me an I think its time to let it rest for a But man, still my number one Holds up super But now its onto Birth By Sleep! Not played it yet, this will be

 
Raiku Santaford

Can we just burn all the Care Bears? Throw them in a wood chipper?

 
iam16bit

Once again its time for Gaming Fact of the

 
Keiichi Morisato

GOG is giving away Grim Fandango for free, get it while its hot! its awesome that after that piece of shit game that they offered last week that they are giving away a good

 
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Have to hype myself up to finally finish

 
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Pre-orders for Shadow of the Colossus Special Edition on Amazon have gone Just a heads

 
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