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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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Destructoid review: Penny Arcade Episode 2

When Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness Episode One was released, I eagerly gobbled it right up. It was brash, absurd and hilarious, exactly the sort of lampooning that I feel many RPGs which take themselves to...

 
 
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Penny Arcade Adventures Episode Two dated for October 29th

I quite enjoyed the first installment in the Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness series, my only beef being that it wasn't long enough (but good episodic content never feels long enough). PSN owners finally can ...

 
 
 
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Penny Arcade Episode 2 has gone gold

[video]105968:456[/video]Awesomesode indeed!Hothead games has announced that the Windows, Mac and Linux versions of Penny Arcade: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness Episode 2 has gone gold. No release date has been revealed as of yet, ...

 
 
 
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PAX 08: Jerry and Mike class up their hustle

[video]101722:256[/video]If you did not attend PAX or the opening keynote last year, you may have heard word of how Penny Arcade rock stars Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik came out on stage -- to the tune of a little song you might know abo...

 
 
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PAX schedule is up and Destructoid is on it

The 2008 Penny Arcade Expo is still a couple of weeks away, but it seems that this event is all anyone can talk about here lately. And who can blame them? It's going to be an exciting event, packed with nerdity, Ghostbusters, new videogames...

 
 
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PAX 08: This is the map of the floor, plan accordingly

It's with squeals of delight that I present to you the floor plan for this year's Penny Arcade Expo, set to take place August 29 through August 31. Go look at the calendar ... that's soon! Looking at the map, I have to wonder -- who's not g...

 
 
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Comic-Con 08: Liveblogging the Penny Arcade panel

It's all said and done, but you can check out the archived logs after the jump. A few photos from the conference and a snapshot of the exclusive Comic-Con poster are also attached.If you missed it, I'd like to announce that there will more ...

 
 
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Penny Arcade Adventures coming to PSN

I loved Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness so much that as soon as I finished it, I promptly went back to the title screen and started a second playthrough with hardly a second thought. The type of games that p...

 
 




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Played some Necromunda yesterday! *bloop,* *bloop* goes grenade launcher!

 
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I cant believe Ive made it 44/50 episodes into Blood+ and the constant is this really worth it? feeling in the back of my head still hasnt gone Why have I not stopped?

 
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Is a pie a hot sandwich?

 
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