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Penny Arcade using Kickstarter to fund ad-free site

One expects a little cynicism from a satirical web comic, but Penny Arcade's new Kickstarter project takes things to a new extreme. The company is asking for $250,000 to remove one advertisement from its site. Not only that ... it intends t...

 
 
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Penny Arcade's Rain Slick 3 now available on Steam

The third installment in the Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness has released for PC. You can snag the retro-inspired RPG from Zeboyd Games, continuing the misadventures of Gabe, Tycho, and friends as they ...

 
 
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Penny Arcade's Rain Slick Precipice 3 arrives July 10th

The third installment in the Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, currently in development by retro-RPG maker Zeboyd Games (Breath of Death VII, Cthulhu Saves the World), now has a firm date with destiny. The ga...

 
 
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PAX Prime 12 is now totally, utterly, completely sold out

If you were planning on making the trek to Mecca Seattle this August to attend the PAX Prime expo and haven't yet picked up a pass for the show, you may want to look into some alternate vacation plans. Just over a week after Penny Arcade op...

 
 
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Penny Arcade's Rain-Slick 3 reboots the series

It's difficult to believe that it has been nearly four years since the last game in the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness series released. Many were heartbroken to hear that the original plan of four episodes would be cut short, leaving...

 
 
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Ocean Marketing's PR goof becomes Internet sensation

In the hours following Ocean Marketing's public shaming, the unprofessional exploits of Paul Christoforo have become the latest Internet fascination -- so much so that even insurance company Geico has gotten in on the fun.  The combine...

 
 
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Ocean Marketing: Most unpleasant PR rep in gaming

Penny Arcade recently published a chain of emails between one of its readers and Ocean Marketing, a company responsible for a range of third party peripherals. The customer, known as Dave, pre-ordered a pair of PS3 controllers that were due...

 
 
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Penny Arcade is making a Skyward Sword comic

If you visited Penny Arcade today, you would have learned that the boys were tapped by Nintendo to do a special five-page Skyward Sword comic. I've enjoyed Mike Krahulik's artwork as it developed over the years, and I am really excited to s...

 
 
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Mega64 teaches you how to be a badass

Ubisoft once again tapped the Mega64 crew for a commercial deal, this time for Ghost Recon: Future Soldier. I was a little taken aback by how straight the boys were playing this particular video. Didn't seem to have that ol' Mega64 je ne s...

 
 
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Pictures of the crazy PAX show floor

The show floor at PAX is absolutely nuts, just like it always is. It's crowded, flashy, fun and sometimes kind of smelly. Still, we're having a great time here.  Luckily they gave us media members time to run around the floor before th...

 
 
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Penny Arcade game series back from dead

Some years ago now, Penny Arcade decided to put their piles of smug money where their snarky mouths were and produce a series of episodic role-playing games in a Lovecraft-meets-noir-detective setting. After two episodes were developed...

 
 
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Review: Poker Night at the Inventory

As a wise man once said, "You got to know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em." Okay, that was actually Kenny Rogers’ "The Gambler," but it works in regards to Telltale Games’ newest title, Poker Night at the Inventory. It&r...

 
 
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Telltale announces all-star Poker Night at The Inventory

Telltale Games has announced what it's calling "the Citizen Kane of poker games," and it might be right -- Poker Night at The Inventory sounds like the best thing ever. The game will star Penny Arcade's Tycho, Max of Sam & Max, they Hea...

 
 
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PAX 10: The day before gallery

The 2010 Penny Arcade Expo has not started yet, but we're all here anyway. Nothing happened today, but we thought we'd share a gallery of pictures taken of nothing happening anyway. Anyway. Here's us running around Seattle, and then later a...

 
 
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Hudson's Lost in Shadow partners with Child's Play

Wanna feel good about yourself? Head on over to Hudson's Lost in Shadow page on Facebook and "like" it. Why would that make you feel good? Hudson is donating 10 cents for every new "like" they get on this page to the Child's Play charity. T...

 
 
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Telltale teases something, awesomeness almost guaranteed

If you've been a fan of almost anything Telltale Games has ever done (and really you should be) then the teaser trailer above is going to get you pretty darn randy in your nether reasons. The teaser is short and sweet, but should get ma...

 
 
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PAX East 10: Penny Arcade Adventures series is finished

Well, there's a bit of a bummer for the first full day of PAX East 10. Penny Arcade's Mike Krahulik has confirmed that Penny Arcade Adventures, the episodic RPG starring Tycho and Gabe, has been discontinued as developer Hothead Games pursu...

 
 
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'Frelevant' to your interests: Penny Arcade launches PATV

Not content with dominating videogame-related web comics and then "reality tv" with Penny Arcade: The Series, the folks at Penny Arcade have launched PATV. Yes, as in "Penny Arcade Television," just in case you're having trouble with letter...

 
 
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Hey Ash, Whatcha Playin: Penny Arcade Expo 2009

Hey Ash, Whatcha Playin' is Destructoid's surreal comedy series about videogames and gamer culture. It's pretty good. At this year's Penny Arcade Expo, Ash and I had a panel, and that was fun. During the panel, we got Rey Gutierrez to help ...

 
 
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Here are your 2009 PAX Omeganauts

PAX has revealed the 20 randomly selected contestants for the Omegathon competition. Over the course of PAX 09, the contestants will be battling it out in six games: ROUND 1: Mario Kart ® WiiROUND 2: Bookworm ® Adventures ROUND 3: H...

 
 
 
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Penny Arcade scholarship open for 2009-2010

The generous folks at Penny Arcade have just announced that their scholarship is now open and accepting applications for the 2009-2010 academic year. The Penny Arcade Scholarship was established in 2007 to give a $10,000 reward to an applic...

 
 
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Child's Play CD 2008: great music for a cause

The Child's Play charity was created by Penny Arcade founders Mike Krahulik and Jerry Holkins back in 2003 to combat the negative stereotypes assigned to gamers by the media. Their goal, aside from combating these stereotypes, was to bring ...

 
 
 
 




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On a whim I decided to use the My Nintendo discount on the old Pokemon trading card The soundtrack is better than I remember!

 
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Wow YS: VIII delayed again on They not announced a release date only to delay I bet Falcom and xseed are pretty irate

 
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Beat Bloodborne! Now for some groovy jams and more Unity Engine Happy Friday all! #musictoid | Craig David, GoldLink - Live In The Moment

 
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Been wrestling with a funk this week, but I finally managed to find a way out of it, and Im already feeling much better! Even better, Ive got a new and unusual idea for a blog Im working on now thanks to that~

 
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Khalid Eternal Nigh

Capcom is Shin Akuma extra battle mode is almost as bad as survival, better in that its easier to cheese but worse in that it has an entry Shouldnt have an entry fee, especially extra mode is limited duration run like

 
Jinx 01

Picked up Nier Automata to play next week when I visit my parents (I hook my PC to the TV and play controller Decided to check out the very beginning and jeez does it start off hot and hook you fast O_O (sorry Im a year behind in

 
Seymour

Continuing to make progress in the original Silent Hill and hoping to actually make it past the ending of the Elementary School section without becoming Though, I did just hit the Elementary an unnerving silence before the

 
 

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