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Dragon Quest XI seems well worth the wait

E3 is a rather lousy place to play Dragon Quest XI for the first time. Sessions are limited to just 15 minutes, and with two small maps to explore with a bevy of points of interest, a single session isn't even a proper amount of t...

 
 
 
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Metro: Exodus is big, challenging, and beautiful

It's easy to assume the heart of the Metro series lies in the tunnels that snake below Russia's irradiated surface. They're the capillaries through which both Metro 2033 and Last Light's story unfolded, claustrophobic veins occupied by...

 
 
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Ninjala is cute in concept but it's certainly no Splatoon

I love it when developers can succinctly describe their game and capture its tone in an original way. Ninjala, a newly-announced Nintendo Switch title from GungHo Online Entertainment, belongs to the "ninja gum action" genre. Trust me, it m...

 
 
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Killer Queen Black is a buzzworthy party game

I like to jot down a few notes before I write about a game. It helps me get my mind in the right place. After spending some hands-on time with Killer Queen Black, I immediately took out my notebook and started writing.  It wasn't until...

 
 
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My hands are too big for the Poke Ball Plus

Curiosity gets the best of me the moment I'm given the Poké Ball Plus controller for my hands-on session with Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! The controller is small, roughly twice the size of a ping-pong ball, but holds well...

 
 
 
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If anything can get me back into Destiny 2, it's Gambit

Bungie's showcase of Gambit, the upcoming PvPvE mode for Destiny 2, did what it needed to at E3: it convinced me that I'm still capable of getting back into this game -- and this is the mode to pull me in. Not new storylines or loot grinds ...

 
 
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The spirit of Wii is alive and well in Hyper Sports R

I may be in the minority on this one, but I absolutely loved motion controls on the Wii. Especially with games like Wii Sports Bowling, Skyward Sword, We Ski & Snowboard, waving around the Wiimote -- or more realistically, wiggling it r...

 
 
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Ori and the Will of the Wisps feels so dang good

Microsoft had a fairly stacked E3 press conference with reveals for Devil May Cry 5 and From Software's badass Tenchu-looking action game Sekiro. I'm dying to dig into both! But there's another game that's flying slightly more under the rad...

 
 
 
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Yaga is a charming action-RPG take on Slavic folklore

Mythology, folklore, and video games go so well together. If I didn't already hold that opinion, then Yaga, an upcoming action-RPG drawing from Slavic culture and stories, would've shown me the light. In Yaga, you play a blacksmith caught b...

 
 
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PyroMind is a frantic puzzle game about defusing bombs

No more than ten seconds into my first round of PyroMind, I knew I was hooked. It's a simple but filling action-puzzler in which you strategically move across tiles, defusing bombs to score points and stay alive. New bombs regularly appear,...

 
 
 
 
 
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Boss Golf has all the charm of the '90s 'Tycoon' games

"Tycoon" style games used to be all the rage in the late ‘90s. After Rollercoaster Tycoon proved the formula was popular, various knock-offs flooded the casual PC market and made it incredibly easy to pick up a tycoon game for your pr...

 
 
 
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An extended look at DUSK's Episode three

I may have already experienced a bit of DUSK's upcoming final episode, but words only go so far. Sometimes you just need to see the insanity to better understand it, so publisher New Blood Interactive has uploaded an extended preview of the...

 
 
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Getting weird with Knuckle Sandwich

Knuckle Sandwich is a surreal RPG in the vein of EarthBound, but there’s so much more to it than that. Andrew Brophy, the creator of the game, uploaded a cryptic trailer last week announcing that there would be an “announcement&...

 
 
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The Binge Log: Japanator's Guide to Spring 2018 Anime

It's time again for another batch of anime to hit the tubes, which means it's time for another installment of the Binge Log, our seasonal roundup of impressions and hot takes on all the latest Japanese cartoons. As in previous installments,...

 
 
 
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Flixist's mind-boggling superior summer movie preview

The summer blockbuster season is nigh, and as always that means Flixist is delighted to bring unto you our summer movie preview. This isn't a comprehensive list of every film coming out, it's just a list of movies we wanted to write about f...

 
 
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DUSK's Episode Three is shaping up nicely

Sometimes the best way to get an exclusive is to simply ask. While Destructoid isn’t lacking for content about New Blood’s upcoming FPS throwback DUSK, I was curious how the upcoming Episode Three was shaping up. Turns out I jus...

 
 
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Check out this round-up of Destructoid's time at PAX East

This weekend saw video game industry event PAX East take place in Boston, MA. For four days gamers and the media descended upon the developers and publishers in attendance to get their hands on some of the latest titles and hidden gems wing...

 
 




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Lego The Incredibles"Let's be real, this is the best Fantastic Four game we're ever gonna get"

 

Skyrim Very Special Edition"Alexa, cross the rickety bridge"

 

Jurassic World Evolution"Spare no expense! Because it doesn't matter anyway"

 

Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion"I'm an expansion now"

 

Shaq Fu - A Legend Reborn"Shaq is back, but kinda wack"

 

Fortnite (Switch)"Build a fort, last the night (wait it's basically just battle royale now)"

 

Incredibles 2"Jack Jack, baby"

 

Tag"The Hawkeye movie you never knew you wanted"

 

Unravel Two"It takes two, baby! (But not really)"

 

Won't You Be My Neighbor?"You will always find people who are helping"

 
 
 

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No reason for Just shitposting this back into reality for

 
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Want the full game? Thatll be $100, $100 for a few zombie and MP maps, no Single-player and a Battle Royale Yeah, you can fuck right off You too And you And you too EA, because I feel like

 
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And POTUS just officially called immigrants an Cant wait to hear his proposal for a final solution to the

 
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On this weeks issue of Lucky Gacha Pulls : TWO Banana Onis! Thats double the Potassium, and none of the Sodium

 
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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is free on PSN for PS+ members but only till July 11

 
Neronium

So someone used my email to make an Epic Games account and f*cked up logging in thus giving me the chance to change everything and lock down the

 
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Hey I managed to get my blog for #BandofBloggers Its rough, Ill admit, but its better than not getting a blog out for my own And I was a bit worried that I

 
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God dangit Colombia, you cant start a match dishing kicks to the opponent! You lost a player at the first 5 minutes, and blew up a match that you But nonetheless, Japan played to win, and they deserved Man, i love the World Cup ♥

 
 

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