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GOG has another huge sale, and we have 460 games to give away

GOG's really making a splash in the PC sales market. Steam normally has this area cornered, but GOG has earned a reputation for itself lately for throwing big and relatively-frequent sales events. Another one is underway right now. GOG's Bi...

 
 
 
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LawBreakers concurrent player count on Steam is disappointing

Within the last few days, Cliffy B's stunt-fest arena-shooter LawBreakers has struggled to pop over 400 concurrent players on Steam, peaking within the last 72 hours at 364 users, not a fifth of its launch numbers of 2000 players plus.LawBr...

 
 
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Celebrate Kirby's European anniversary with eShop sale

Kirby, the lovable pink... thing, known for inhaling his enemies and frowning whenever he visits America, turned 25 years old this month. How time flies.It seems like only yesterday I had my head buried in my Game Boy, furiously playing Dre...

 
 
 
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Oculus has a huge sale on the Rift with Touch controllers

Anyone who has been interested in adopting virtual reality on PC but holding out because of the price, it may be the time to finally take the plunge. After cutting prices by $200 this spring, Oculus has a new promotion that brings its hardw...

 
 
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Xbox's big summer sale is live

There's an ice cream truck that sometimes drives through my neighborhood during the summer. I rarely see it but I always know it's there because it's blaring that generic-yet-incredibly-specific Ice Cream Truck Music. Even though it comes b...

 
 
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Xbox is gearing up for another Ultimate Game Sale

Like most platform-holders, Xbox is throwing a massive sale during the dog days of summer. Why wouldn't it? It's the perfect time of year when the seasonal lull leaves people bored enough to pick up some new games if the prices are right. ...

 
 
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Switch sales hit one million in Japan

Despite shortages, in its first 16 weeks of availability, Nintendo Switch has sold one million consoles in Japan. How does that compare to Nintendo's last two efforts in its home country over the same period? Switch: 1,000,000Wii U: 820,000...

 
 
 
 
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PlayStation 4 will be discounted to $250 through E3

The Electronic Entertainment Expo is a mere week away, and that's important because, amid all the pomp and circumstance, it's where we find out the short-term plans for most video game companies. Sony is no exception, as it seems poised to ...

 
 
 
 
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Japan: console and game sales plummet following Golden Week

After a boom in sales for one of the longest holidays of the year, sales receded back to lower-than-average numbers across the board. Basically, everything evens out. Sales should begin to return to average figures in the following weeks. T...

 
 
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Blaster Master Zero was downloaded on Switch 80,000 times

Inti Creates announced that Math Blaster, Master Blaster, Blaster Master Zero was downloaded over 80,000 times worldwide on the Nintendo Switch alone. It was developed by only 35 people in six months and released just over a month...

 
 
 
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Green Man Gaming turns seven and celebrates with a sale!

Green Man Gaming may not be as well known as GOG.com or Humble Bundle, but they have been a pretty big force in digital sales for a while now; seven years, as a matter of fact! To celebrate the near decade of existence, GMG is holding a sal...

 
 
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Yep, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is still king during Golden Week

Round two of Japan game sales this week, this time covering the actual Golden Week. So what did people buy? Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. A lot of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. No new games were released during the holidays, so people bought more Mario Kart....

 
 
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Yo-kai Watch boom is dying, total earnings down 80%

Looks like the Yo-kai Watch craze is fading away. In 2016's financial report, Bandai Namco listed earnings by IP. Gundam, Dragon Ball, and One Piece are as popular as ever, but Yo-kai Watch only pulled in just 10.4 billion ye...

 
 
 
 
 
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Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia storms Japan

A quartet of new titles have finally topped Monster Hunter XX in Japan, with Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia leading the charge. Dark Souls III: The Fire Fades Edition, including all the DLC, joins a new Pro Yakyuu an...

 
 




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Aaaaand the latest episode of my The Eternal Backlog cblog series is live, concluding the season Caught up with the last 3 months, Link in the comments!

 
Mike Sounders

Beat Blood Starved Beast on the fifth Grinded up 10 levels and used Still a pain the ass Think I’m getting the hang of this game, tho not quite sure

 
Osc

Am really digging the dubbed Hunter x Hunter Neferpitou is one of my favorite Her menacing, sadistic style contrasts with her innocent looking Liking her English VO so

 
mullon

Bulletstorm has possibly the worst writing Ive heard in a video game,

 
CaimDark Reloaded

Im probably the worst dressed guy you will ever meet, I just dont care about it, but when I play Yakuza I feel like going out and wearing a suit just to walk around doing mundane stuff!

 
Greenhornet214

Introducing the wife to Kingdom Figured this was the best place to start to explain the

 
FakePlasticTree

While it is fun to play as Riku for once in Dream Drop Distance, I’m not digging the combat as much as Birth By I hate that I can’t shuffle through the command menu with the shoulder buttons and have to use the directional

 
Shoggoth2588

Post 300! Ive finished up the main 4 from the Gambare Goemon series: Goemon, Ebisumaru, Yue and, I might do their mid-2000s variations

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Im On the one hand, Im really happy Nintendo is being given so much attention with Switch, and on the other I wish the 3DS wasnt getting overlooked/ignored by people in the In the immortal words of a certain girl, why not both?

 
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Anyone talk to Hlarge4 today? Hes been on my mind I hope everything is

 
 

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