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What are the chances that this unofficial Metal Gear Solid remake won't get shut down?

I hate to be a downer, because I'm all for seeing Metal Gear Solid rendered all pretty-like in Unreal Engine 4. But when you make an unofficial remake of something that doesn't belong to you, and the owner is Konami of all companies, a ceas...   read

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A sequel to Half-Life: Opposing Force is coming to Steam next month

Before Half-Life 2, the Black Mesa universe gave birth to three Half-Life spin-offs: Opposing Force, Blue Shift, and Decay (and where Gearbox Software got its start). The average person might not know this because they were never treat...   read

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This fab looking Attack on Titan fangame has released its first playable alpha

If the wait for Koei Tecmo’s Attack on Titan game is too long for you, and you’ve already played Fenglee’s awesome fangame to death as I have, developer Guedin’s got you covered. Guedin has released the first playab...   read

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Enjoy this fanmade Mario Maker clone on PC while it lasts

Anyone want to take bets on how quickly the cease and desist orders will come in for this one? Super Mario ReMaker is a fanmade effort to bring the delight of Super Mario Maker to PC fans. While still very much a work in process, you can do...   read

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The Legend of Zelda Maker is a real (unofficial) thing

People have been hoping that the success of Super Mario Maker leads to more "Maker" titles for other Nintendo franchises. Well good news for Zelda fans: your wait is over, sort of. A fan-created The Legend of Zelda Maker as ...   read

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Mega Man 3 in Unreal 4 is arguably better looking than Mighty No. 9

One guy who really likes Mega Man 3 (hey, I'm with you buddy) has created a build using Unreal Engine 4, and it actually looks pretty neat. This whole thing was developed by Handré De Jager, who has posted his project on Yo...   read

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Mega Man fangame 'Super Fighting Robot' is out now

Right now, you can grab the free fangame Mega Man: Super Fighting Robot, from developer MrWeirdGuy. You can count on it playing similar to the original 8-bit series, but with a ton of secrets, a few difficulty modes, and RPG-like elements. ...   read

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Fangame Sonic Worlds is looking really impressive with its latest release

I’ve always been a huge fan of the Sonic games. Sonic the Hedgehog was the first game I ever played, and ever since then I’ve liked pretty much every one of them I’ve played (I maintain Sonic R and Sonic Heroes&n...   read

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Half-Life 2 in the style of Hotline Miami is the best thing on the Internet today

We've all slaughtered scores of headcrabs, but we've never done it from this perspective. This fan-made game takes the Hotline Miami approach to Half-Life 2, trading Freeman's viewpoint for a chaotic overhead one. It may not be as per...   read

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RE2 Reborn canceled

Fanmade Resident Evil 2 remake canceled

A bit of bad news with a silver lining, Capcom's recent announcement of an official remake of Resident Evil 2 has indeed put the kibosh on Resident Evil 2 Reborn; a promising looking fan remake made with Unreal 4. On the upside, accord...   read

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Final Fantasy VII reimagined as an action side-scroller

From LittleBigPlanet levels to Square Enix's actual remake, people love recreating Square's seminal RPG Final Fantasy VII. Here, a group of fans are working to turn the game into a Streets of Rage-inspired beat 'em up. There's even a playa...   read

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Spark the Electric Jester, a 2D Sonic-inspired platformer, is on Kickstarter

If you’re a Sonic the Hedgehog fan, you may be aware of fangames by the name of Sonic Before the Sequel and Sonic After the Sequel. Developed by Felipe ‘LakeFeperd’ Ribeiro Daneluz, the games were really impressive and ma...   read

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Full blown Resident Evil 2 fan remake in Unreal 4

Italian studio Invader Games is coming up on its summer release of its non-profit remake project, Resident Evil 2 Reborn. The playable alpha missed its October 2014 release, but is now in Unreal 4 instead of Unity, and will be released, fo...   read

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Mega Man X: Corrupted is still happening, here's proof

All the way back in 2009, the fan game Mega Man X: Corrupted was shown off to the world, and it looked great -- yet, here we are six years later still waiting for it. There's some good news on that front, as a new set of videos have been r...   read

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Toontown Rewritten brings back my first MMO

Toontown Online was my very first MMO, back when I was a wee child. It was pretty rad at the time: teaming up with people all over the world was a novel idea at the time, and even though I never subscribed, I can still vividly remember the...   read

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Mega Man

'Quint's Revenge' puts you in the shoes of a Mega Man villain

Mega Man fans are no stranger to fan games. I've played a whole lot of them over the years, and even if all of them aren't winners, they all exhume a large amount of passion for the Blue Bomber himself, which I highly respect. The newest ki...   read

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That Mega Man Battle Network fan game looks like it's coming along nicely

Team MMBN3D has shown off the newest bit of footage from its upcoming fan game, Mega Man Battle Network 3D, and it's all coming together quite nicely. Although the visual style is a bit on the rough side, the gameplay seems to be full...   read

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Fan-made Dragon Ball Z fighter still looks amazing

There is perhaps less urgency in the Hyper Dragon Ball Z fan fighter coming to fruition now that Arc System Works (Guilty Gear) is releasing a robust 2D Dragon Ball Z fighter. That does not mean I do not want to play both games, however. E...   read

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Mega Man Unlimited gets super tough Omega bosses and more

Your eyes do not deceive! Tony Ponce is writing about Mega Man on the front page! I want to talk today about Mega Man Unlimited, the fan game I reviewed nearly two years ago that made me cry manly tears. You remember that tasty jam, right? ...   read

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Final Fantasy VII fangame
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We'll never get to play this Final Fantasy VII fan sequel

Rodensoft, a Japanese indie developer, has revealed new information regarding a Final Fantasy VII fan game in development as a personal project. Final Fantasy VII: Time Guardian was planned to be an alternate version of the original Final ...   read

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Fan-made Mother 4 still on track, finally gets a gameplay trailer

EarthBound creator Shigesato Itoi has already confirmed multiple times that he's not interested in working on any more games in the Mother series, but he wouldn't mind playing Mother 4 if it was made by somebody else. Enter the E...   read

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This full remake of Resident Evil 2 in Unreal Engine 3 shows some real dedication

While Capcom is spinning its wheels on the series (although Resident Evil HD Remastered was good and Resident Evil: Revelations 2 looks promising), YouTube user Rod Lima has finished a complete remake of Resident Evil 2 in Unreal Engine 3....   read

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Adorable fan-made mock-up of Kid Icarus Advance

We've seen a lot of great indie developers propose fun reinventions of classic Nintendo franchises lately. The sports-action Daisy title imagined Konjak looks amazing, as does the concept for a new Wario Land game by Snakepixel.  None...   read

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Students create a self-aware Mario who contemplates death

In the film Grizzly Man, director Werner Herzog layers his own thoughts on life, death, and everything in between over footage of ill-fated bear enthusiast Timothy Treadwell. I kept getting Grizzly Man flashbacks while watching the above v...   read

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Absurdly tough I Wanna Be The Boshy looks effortless in this speedrun

Here's speedrunner witwix playing I Wanna Be The Boshy -- a precision platformer meant for so-called "humans" who find I Wanna Be The Guy, one of the most challenging games ever devised, too easy -- for the charity marathon Awesome Games D...   read

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Jordan is a founding member of Destructoid and poster of seemingly random pictures. They are anything but random. Disclosure: I backed Double Fine Adventure and Awesomenauts: Starstorm on Kickst...



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