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Makin' faces and talking game design with Egoraptor

Artist, voice actor, melon farmer -- that's Arin "Egoraptor" Hanson in a nutshell. He launched into stardom on the Flash repository Newgrounds with his Awesome series, videogame parodies ranging from Metal Gear Solid to Knuckles' Chaotix, t...

 
 
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The Tester gets all Fear Factor-ish on PSN next week

Sony's PSN reality show "The Tester" might be my favorite guilty pleasure. The last two seasons have provided more laughs than I can recall, and simultaneously made me cringe at the thought of belonging to the same social category of ...

 
 
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Get a chance to work for Sony via The Tester Season 3

Sony has let loose that a casting call for The Tester: Season 3 has begun and the winner will get a job at Santa Monica Studios. You may be familiar with their work if you've ever played a little gem called God of War. If you want a shot at...

 
 
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E3 10: The Tester gets second season, casting call open

Loved The Tester? Hated it to death? Were totally indifferent to its existence? Well, it doesn't matter what you thought about it, because Sony's green lit a second season of The Tester, set to air this fall on the PlayStation Network. Not ...

 
 
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Winner of PSN's The Tester talks competition, his future

On April 19, Will "Cyrus" Powers will start his job in the PlayStation Quality Assurance department in San Diego, California. He didn't get the job by simply applying and acing your standard job interview, and he didn't have an "in" with...

 
 
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'The Tester' Recap: balls and megaphones

This week's episode of SCEA's "The Tester" reminded me what would happen to another reality show, "Fringe," if it lost its star Michael Cerveris. The writers would be at a loss -- nay, in a crisis! Cerveris' big bald head and creepy child m...

 
 
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The second episode of 'The Tester' hits PSN

Somehow the producers of fledgling SCEA reality-show, "The Tester," have figured out a way to keep new episodes coming despite already offing its star, the charmer turned bird expert "Barmy." The second episode of the series is now download...

 
 
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'The Tester' Recap: 'Barmy' goes home, cries

I haven't watched a reality TV show since the inaugural season of "Lost." I didn't like it. I thought the winner should have been the bald voodoo doctor instead of whats-his-hole, the guy who generated sympathy by doing his sister.I can't s...

 
 




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Electric Reaper

Dont know why Dtoid loves Gardevoir so much, but heres one in a Zero

 
Nathan D

Ive seriously watched this like 3 or 4 times I dont know, I just really enjoy watching Jim rip into such a needless revamp of a mediocre series that manages to look even MORE mediocre than the games it tried to revamp

 
Michformer

A thematically deep storyline, Metroidvania-style design, gloomy atmosphere, a cast of twisted but relatable characters? How come I have yet to play this gem? Going to rectify this flagrant mistake right

 
Palvikinkku

Today, I finished the second part of Bioshock Infinites Burial at Sea (finished main game second time earlier and first part of DLC earlier as Quite neat, second part being better than first - and more

 
Sfero

When will the video game industry understand that sometimes we just need to pause a cutscene? Story-focused games have had amazing developments in the last decade, yet its still an incredibly rare

 
Virtua Kazama

Is there a reason why Im playing SoulCalibur Legends for the Wii? Yeah, theres its for the next

 
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My nocturnal emissions saved me from the

 
Dangus Taargus

Just got one of these for Ill likely make a new piece with but I might also set up a Raspberry Pi 3 and play some old Its nice having a small CRT, especially something production quality!

 
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What am I having for lunch today? Lets

 
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Holy crap, I just realized that Ive been a member here for 10

 
 

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