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Nintendo is pulling the plug on Miitomo

Oh Miitomo, you were too pure and lacking in engaging content for this world. Less than two years after its debut, Nintendo has confirmed it is ending Miitomo, the once popular but not so much anymore social networking app. Despite pulling ...

 
 
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Nintendo's paid online service might be getting a delay

It has been quite a while since we've heard anything about Nintendo's upcoming paid online service. Originally meant to launch in the fall of 2017, the service was pushed back to an unspecified 2018 date where Nintendo said they would be un...

 
 
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Splatoon's SplatNet services closing at the end of the month

The SplatNet service, used by the original Splatoon on Wii U, will be closing its servers come the end of September.The service, which is used to gather player statistics and friend's online status, will shut down on September 30, just a mo...

 
 
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Miiverse officially closing down in November

It has been announced on Nintendo of Japan's twitter that, after a five year run, all Miiverse services will end on November 8 2017.The Miiverse, which launched on the Wii U and 3DS in 2012, was a fun little dynamic that allowed for social ...

 
 
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No, Sony, I'll stick with my own controller for PS Now

For readers unaware, PlayStation Now is available on PC. This allows gamers to stream PS3 games to their computers through the majesty of the internet. This could potentially be a big deal to people who skipped out on console gaming. Sadly,...

 
 
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The Division server issues? Ubisoft's on the case

If you’ve been struggling to connect The Division to a server, you’re not alone. But don’t panic - Ubisoft has responded quickly to concerns and now confirms all should be back to normal now. As the shooter launched across...

 
 
 
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Game Debate to the Death! Most loyal game company?

Last week we debated over which of the Dead Space games was most worthy of a trophy, and it was great reading through your comments that brought up gameplay, visuals, scare factors, and other elements to judge the series on. Here are the to...

 
 
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Plus Points: Sony's PS Plus humiliates the game industry

Sony has made a lot of mistakes over the years, and I've cheerily called the publisher out on many of them. For all its hubris, however, and for all its missteps, the PlayStation brand owner is prone to having some really quite brilliant id...

 
 
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E3: CinemaNow coming to PlayStation 3

As originally posted on Flixist Sony, just moments ago, announced that CinemaNow, a movie streaming service along the lines of Netflix, will be coming to the PlayStation 3 very soon. How soon? Well, PlayStation CEO Jack Tretton didn't say, ...

 
 
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Street Fighter fan-art inspires weird feelings

I've always had mixed emotions about the "take some popular superheroes and make them sexy ladies" school of character design. It's simultaneously a cheap gimmick, and a inarguably effective technique to take characters that young men want ...

 
 
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Get your 'Rolls in bed' Mega Man art on a mug or a puzzle

I'm constantly defending Japanese art and videogames to my friends. For instance, you know that scene in My Neighbor Totoro (1:56) where Mei and Satsuki are taking a bath with their Dad? Every time I watch that movie with someone who's neve...

 
 
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Best Buy responds to critics of PS3 firmware install fee

There's been a fair bit of raging on the internet about Best Buy charging customers to perform a firmware update on PlayStation 3 systems. IndustryGamers reached out to the company for a response, to which Best Buy replied with a less ...

 
 
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Japanese cell provider hints at 3G handheld connection

In discussion with The Wall Street Journal, Japanese cell phone provider, NTT DoCoMo, is in discussion with unnamed game console developers to embed 3G service in handheld consoles. Considering devices such as Amazon's Kindle function over ...

 
 
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WoW having some issues, characters gone missing

In the past 24 hours it seems that World of Warcraft has been having a few hiccups. Hiccups as in players can't log in to play and now that some of them can their characters aren't there anymore. The WoW forums are full of complaints from p...

 
 
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EA rocks customer service, gives customer a free game

Destructiod community blogger Tino decided to follow up on his request for a replacement Rock Band guitar as his broke after 3 hours of use. He wondered where his replacement guitar was after a week out, as it was supposedly shipped via 2-d...

 
 
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Nintendo: exception to the rule? Replaces beer-drenched DS

I know it may seem a bit fanboyish to spread the word about positive Nintendo customer service experiences, and I realize that there are both positive and negative experiences from all console makers out there, but when I constantly hear ab...

 
 
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Xbox 360 price cut ... if you live in BFE

It seems the Playstation 3 is not the only console getting an unofficial price cut forcefully thrust upon it like mutated genitalia in a Wes Craven remake; as seen in this week's Shop Rite special offers, the Xbox 360 Premium is available ...

 
 
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AWOMO: Branson's new baby

If Gametap is the whore of video game content delivery, then Richard Branson's unfortunately named AWOMO (A World of My Own) is the new kid on the block. This poor, dumpy kid will inevitably get beat up, even though it's only a m...

 
 
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GameStop's Aeris strikes again, calls me to take a survey

Not even one week ago, GameStop decided it would be a good idea to call all of their customers who had reserved Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess and ask for it back. While that pissed off a fair number of people, I had received the same c...

 
 
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Nintendo: exception to the rule?

As sad as it is, these days poor customer service is almost expected from the makers of our beloved game consoles, although I think that last generation's horror stories were much worse than this time around. Regardless, knowing this, i...

 
 




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Rampage"Needs more rampaging"

 

Super Daryl Deluxe"This is a weird one"

 

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Sfero

Just finished Cuphead with my Took us I dont know how many months since our near-day one purchase, but at last we made it :)

 
absolutfreak

Bloodborne is now finished! Gehrman and the Moon Presence have been I only got four and a half hours of sleep and Im exhausted now, but it was worth it!

 
Barry Kelly

The gambling regulator called on providers of video games with loot boxes to make sure that their offering complies with Dutch it would be taking enforcement action against all violators of the gaming law from June 20, 2018

 
Fuzunga

Speaking of vinyl soundtracks, Im super pissed I missed The Witcher 3 last Why the hell was that a limited release!? I wanted Deus Ex Human Revolution too, but I think that was only a first

 
TheZeroOne

The Metal Gear Survive Konami shouldve given

 
Electric Reaper

Whoever designed the weekly class schedule of my current English class is a fucking They have high point value assignments due early or middle of the week instead of at the last day, and low point value assignments appear all over the

 
SirNinjaFace

My favorite podcast at the moment is Who Charted, so this made me

 
Jiraya

The golden dragon is cool

 
Dennis Carden

Heres a quick PSA: the upcoming Aggretsuko anime will be up on Netflix in a couple of Its about a red panda who belts out death metal tracks at a karaoke bar to vent her frustrations with her shitty job and Need I say more?

 
JcDent

Cadorna would get it!

 
 

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