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Review: Super Mario 3D All-Stars

We all have our favorite Mario game. Maybe it's a classic entry you played during your childhood. Maybe it's a newer one that blew you away. Me? It's kind of a mix of both, as Super Mario World still rules the 2D roost as far as I...

 
 
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Spelunky 2 guide: Tips I wish I would've known sooner

30 hours into Spelunky 2, I've beaten the game exactly once – and come close countless other times. While much of that time was admittedly spent exploring potential branching routes and figuring out what's up with certain elusive NPCs...

 
 
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Review: Spelunky 2

It's been eight years since the non-freeware release of Spelunky, but those layouts are still fresh in my mind. This was the early days of the modern roguelike. The kinks were still being worked out by myriad developers, but Derek Yu had a ...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win MO:Astray for Switch or Steam

In today's contest you can win action platformer MO:Astray for Switch or Steam! Not gonna lie, when they sent me this trailer I was like, man there's a lot going on, here. But my man Ray told me it's really dope, so let's roll with it! We'v...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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You can use a Pro Controller for Super Mario 3D All-Stars

Nintendo has clarified how the controls will work in Super Mario 3D All-Stars on Nintendo Switch, and while we don't have the full picture for every possible setup, it's nice to know that Pro Controllers are supported. After all, some of us...

 
 
 
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Mad Rat Dead shows off its unique rhythm-platforming action

Nippon Ichi Software (NIS) has released a lengthy gameplay trailer for its upcoming release Mad Rat Dead, the rhythm-action platformer headed to PS4 and Nintendo Switch next month.As a reminder, (just in case this is your first time seeing ...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win Creepy Tale for Switch

In today's contest you can win a creepy tale, in form of Creepy Tale, for Nintendo Switch! Welcome, September! Summer should be about winding down, giving us a much-needed reprieve from the heat and humidity. Shower us in your windy, leafy ...

 
 
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Kao the Kangaroo shows off his totally tubular nu-skool look

Tate Multimedia has released the first images of its upcoming remake of '00s platformer Kao the Kangaroo. Alongside a series of environmental screens, we also get our first look at the hoppity hero himself, sporting a somewhat less cartoony...

 
 
 
 
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Turrican Anthology resurrects the legendary Amiga classics

One of the greatest old-school shooters of all time is returning to thrill (and frustrate) brand new generations of players. As revealed during today's gamescom Opening Night Live presentation, Turrican Anthology is now in development at F...

 
 
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Struggling puts two co-op players in one mutated body

Frontier Developments is getting into third-party game publishing, and one of its first titles, Struggling, is quite the departure. It's a gross-out platformer from Chasing Rat Games in which two players can take control of the same monstr...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Early Access Review: Rogue Legacy 2

We've been spoiled by all of the great roguelike games over the past few years, but for some people's money, there's no topping Rogue Legacy, a platformer spanning generations of would-be heroes. Seven years later, Cellar Door Games is back...

 
 
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Fall Guys is bringing its Season 2 reveal trailer to Gamescom

The first season of Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout will end in 45 days. What's next? Another one, of course. We'll get our first look at Fall Guys Season 2 on August 27 at 11:00 a.m. Pacific. If that date sounds strangely familiar, that's jus...

 
 




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Super Mario 3D All-Stars"Lets-a-go back in time"

 

Spelunky 2"Time to go back in the cave"

 

Super Punch Patrol"I've got Jack Johnson and Tom O'Leary waiting for you right here"

 

Hades"Thank you, sir, may I have another?"

 

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim"Time keeps on slipping, slipping, slipping"

 

Death and Taxes"In this world nothing can be said to be certain..."

 

The Outer Worlds: Peril on Gorgon"Don't forget to bring your detective pipe"

 

Paradise Killer"Is that a truth or a fact?"

 

Fight Crab"Nyarg! Crab battle!"

 
 
 

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Heads up, guys: The codes for the Mario pins will be available tomorrow! Im guessing itll work like the Xenoblade Chronicles phone ring in that you redeem the code in the Nintendo

 
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In the original Super Mario Sunshine you can unlock a pair of Sunglasses to tone down the bloom that unlocked sooner in the All-Stars version or is it still something you need to find? I usually turn bloom off before starting a

 
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So uh, Death fans of If you didnt know, Nitelight did an entire remixed album turning Deaths masterpiece Symbolic into a synthwave Thats right, Death, as in the death metal band, but Let that sink in and

 
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