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December's PlayStation Plus lineup will take you to hell

As we round out 2017 and get ready for the new year, Sony is looking to the past to entertain PlayStation Plus users. The headlining games for December 2017 are Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition (still a stupid name) and Kung Fu Panda: Sh...

 
 
 
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Review: Need for Speed Payback

In my review in progress of Need for Speed Payback I said: “I wouldn't dare attempt drinking and driving in the real world for obvious reasons. But, in the seemingly lawless land of Need for Speed Payback, I think it's the only way to...

 
 
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Review in Progress: Need for Speed Payback

Growing up, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 and Need for Speed: Underground 2 were easily some of my favorite arcade racing games, and Underground 2 specifically has become a fan favorite of the series for many. Since then, I've gone back to ...

 
 
 
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Sony is bundling Gran Turismo Sport with PlayStation VR

While there will almost certainly be more options for would-be PlayStation VR buyers later this month as we inch toward Black Friday, Sony has a new bundle that might speak to racing fans. It throws in a physical copy of last month's Gran T...

 
 
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Adrenaline fueled off-road action in Onrush for PS4

Sony have released an action-packed, tyre-ripping trailer for off-road racer Onrush, coming to the PS4 in the Summer of 2018, coming from MotorStorm's former developer Evolution Studios (now a part of Codemasters).The quick-cut preview feat...

 
 
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Extreme footracing in Sprint Vector for PlayStation VR

Today at the Paris game conference, Sony revealed a super fast-paced racing title coming soon to PSVR.Sprint Vector, which is already announced for PC, looks to be a psychedelic, stomach-churning dash through a fantasy universe, as a group ...

 
 
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Review: Gran Turismo Sport

Developer Polyphony Digital is a group of perfectionists. Its attention to detail has led to the creation of some of the most detailed car models on the market. The realism presented in the Gran Turismo series is unmatched on consoles and e...

 
 
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Forza fan turns Lamborghini into Xbox One controller

In the past I'll admit to spending more than I probably should have on peripherals such as arcade sticks, Jamma boards and Neo-Geo MVS hardware But that buyer's remorse I felt melts away upon hearing of this story from France, which takes g...

 
 
 
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Review in Progress: Gran Turismo Sport

Once upon a time, Gran Turismo was the undisputed champion of console racing simulators. It paved the way for many of the features we take for granted in modern racing games and developer Polyphony Digital has always striven to be at the to...

 
 
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Latest Mario Kart 8 Deluxe update adds video capture

Nintendo dropped another update for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe last night. It's a good'un! The major new feature coincides with yesterday's Nintendo Switch 4.0 firmware update that enables 30-second video capture for select games. Mario Kart 8 Del...

 
 
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Review: Forza Motorsport 7

Forza Motorsport 7 gives off a great first impression. Professional drivers introduce you to the various disciplines of racing while you get to reenact the crowning moments of their career. The game gives you an allotment of “mods&rdq...

 
 
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Need for Speed Payback's story is about what you'd expect

We've seen the sprawling open world of Need for Speed Payback. Now it's time to get a feel for its story, which sees a crew of racers -- each with their own specialty -- taking on The House, a major player in Fortune Valley's criminal under...

 
 
 
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Look out for the limited-time Gran Turismo Sport demo

I hope you aren't burned out on racing games for the year. Following a delay, Gran Turismo Sport is pushing toward an October 17 launch, but before then, you'll be able to go hands-on with a demo. There are some less-than-ideal restrictions...

 
 
 
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Review in Progress: Forza Motorsport 7

The Forza Motorsport series has somehow become Microsoft’s flagship franchise for the Xbox brand. Regardless of how Halo launched the console into prominence in 2001 or how Gears of War blazed a whole new trail of third-person, cover-...

 
 
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Need for Speed Payback has the series' biggest open world yet

The last time I touched on Need for Speed Payback, I said I wasn't sure what to make of the game. It hasn't left a strong impression -- for better or worse. And while we do have more to go on with this overview trailer highlighting the sett...

 
 
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Review: Lightfield

Racing games are a hard genre to innovate. While a developer could add interesting ideas, they still have to layer them on top of an already cemented foundation. Races have to work a certain way, laps have to be counted, and there has to be...

 
 
 
 
 
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Riptide GP: Renegade could scratch a Waverace itch on Switch

Riptide GP: Renegade was released last year on PC, and gained a surprising amount of traction. Folks are hungry for arcade racing it seems after many storied franchises like Rush and Cruis'n are now closed for business, and you'll be able t...

 
 




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Hearthstone: Kobolds and Catacombs"You're gorram right I'm taking that candle"

 

Never Stop Sneakin'"Sneaking its way onto your Switch"

 

Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ignis"Last time is a charm?"

 

Game of Thrones Season 7 Blu-ray box set and giveaway"Want to own a copy of Game of Thrones s7? Read on!"

 

Race for the Galaxy (Mobile)"One of the best digital conversions to date"

 

Star Wars: The Last Jedi"The Force is strong with this one"

 

Review in Progress: Okami HD"Amaterasu is still lookin' good"

 

7 Wonders (iPad)"Give me that money, Berenice"

 
 
 

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Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Funky Music Saturday! #TheyDontAllHaveToHaveAlliteration

 
Eint Nicholas

Wish I hadnt missed the Secret Enjoyed it lots last

 
SrChurros

Oh, sweet, Terraria now have the option to play in brazilian portuguese, lets check it hmm, looks good so oh looks like I got a weapon *giant bow(acessory) mistranslated as giant bow(weapon)* aaaaaw

 
Czar Kazem

I just started FFXV back up for the first time since January AND I JUST LEARNED YOU CAN LISTEN TO WEIGHT OF THE WORLD WHILE YOURE DRIVING?????? IM SO HYPE RIGHT NOW, GUYS

 
SrChurros

GF is kinda of sick + I had some work/college stuff to do, so we arent spending this weekend Then I decided to give her mini-christmas gift early so we could have some online This game feels pretty different from the last time I played

 
Shoggoth2588

For whatever reason my switch isnt recognizing when my right Joycon is inserted into I think its an issue with the Joycon itself Hopefully q-tips will fix the issue!

 
Double Monocles

Hope youre all doing well Its the end of a long damn week for Come kick it with some Baroness

 
kevlarmonkey

Played pubg on Xbox The controls are janky as fuck, n64 games look better sometimes, but I had a good time with My god the menu system sucks though

 
Chris Moyse

Some elements of my weekend were fascinating and exploratory, others made my head *so ill* It was legitimately Regardless of all that, you’re all so wonderful sending these secret gifts to each I hope you’re feelin festive and happy

 
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Thank you to my Secret Santa who gave me the greatest gift of all: the gift of

 
 

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