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Freedom Planet 2 is getting a demo in January

Straight from the horse's mouth, we're getting a demo for Freedom Planet 2 very soon. It's called "Sample Version," and will feature every playable character. What started life as a Sonic fangame now has a life of its own, and based on the ...   read

 
 
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Insanely cute Yoshi clip runs through the little guy's history

My most fond memories of Yoshi usually involve flinging him over a chasm to survive in Super Mario World. But in this amazingly adorable clip from Nintendo promoting Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World, we clearly see he has other ideas. The ...   read

 
 
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Gravity Rush's anime series is a cute little extra, will be free on YouTube

In a sort of last minute announcement, Sony has informed Destructoid that the Gravity Rush anime will be coming westward before the game's January launch. How soon? Well, tomorrow, actually! Starting on December 26 at 8:00 AM PT, Sony will ...   read

 
 
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It's been 3,000 years, but the Pokemon Generations finale airs today

Pokemon Generations is an OVA series that's been running concurrent to the proper TV series since September, and it's about to air its final 18th episode today. In the teaser for the last episode you'll get a brief glimpse of AZ -...   read

 
 
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There is no I Am Setsuna sequel in the works

In a new video series from Square Enix's Tokyo RPG Factory where they answer fan questions, the developed focused on a very special one -- where's the sequel?! Well, they went ahead and confirmed it -- it's not happening. Tokyo RPG Factory ...   read

 
 
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King of Fighters graphical update still coming, free DLC out now

SNK decided to listen to fan complaints and up the visual quality of King of Fighters XIV -- which, not coincidentally, is the worst part of the game. It's still planned for a 1.10 update, which is on track for a January 11 release dat...   read

 
 
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Take a gander at the original map for the first Legend of Zelda

Pretty much any kid who grew up in the '80s or '90s remembers writing down notes, manually, in a pad of paper. Whether it was puzzle solutions for later playthroughs or maps to get through a tricky dungeon, before GameFAQs and video walkthr...   read

 
 
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I really hope the final Mega Man mobile ports aren't this choppy, or ugly

Maybe it's the way the video was uploaded, but man does this Mega Man mobile footage look sloppy. I mean, we already have Mega Man 2 on iOS, and it looks better than this. We're only a month away from the launch of the original si...   read

 
 
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Drone Fight for 3DS looks like a minature version of Virtual On

It's only confirmed for Japan at the moment with a December 28 release date (and a cheap 500 yen price), but Drone Fight looks cooler than most of the third-party games released on the 3DS eShop lately. It's part racer part action game...   read

 
 
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Blizzard's 2017 plans for Overwatch include a server browser

Game director Jeff Kaplan has once again taken some time to candidly chat about Overwatch. While this video is a "year in review," the bulk of it actually has to do with 2017. What's Blizzard up to? Lots! The Control map Oasis, which is i...   read

 
 
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New Sega Archives game features first works from Sonic and Shenmue creators

We've only had one Sega Archive releases on 3DS in the west, but Japan is getting its third this week, and Famitsu has revealed an interesting little tidbit. Apparently, you can unlock Girls Garden and Champion Boxing&nb...   read

 
 
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What's new in Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World?

Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World is out in early February, and I feel like we don't know a whole lot about it other than that it's a port of the Wii U platformer from 2015. Thankfully there's this brief overview video to help people out if...   read

 
 
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Nioh's story trailer has some cool animation

Another game that has seemingly been around for a while (it started preliminary development in 2004, but was only announced in 2015), Nioh, is nearly here, with an early February release in the west. Get up to speed in the latest story trai...   read

 
 
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Fan project Pokemon Prism is dead, long live Pokemon Prism

This year hasn't been kind to Nintendo fan games. Project AM2R was killed, as was Uranium, which were both high profile re-imaginings of the Metroid and Pokemon universe respectively. Due to the latter's popularity there's a lot of pro...   read

 
 
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A full playthrough of a Friday the 13th match has moments of tension and dullness

Friday the 13th: The Game was supposed to be released roughly a month ago, but was pushed back into 2017 -- not only that, but the multiplayer component will come out separately from the campaign in early 2017, with the latter arriving in t...   read

 
 
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Only in Japan: Destroy Tokyo as giant robot school girl in VR

It's odd that I was just recently watching videos of Demolition Girl, a PS2 game where you must fight to take down a giant supermodel who's wreaking havoc on Japan. I thought such games would never be made today, but then I remembered Japan...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy XV glitch makes Areana a permanent party member

Just so I don't get yelled at for spoilers, here's a paragraph of unrelated nonsense to fill out anywhere text would automatically fill up. Go watch the trailer for The Mummy -- it's a Tom Cruise-led, militarized Hollywood ACTION!!! remake ...   read

 
 
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The fifth annual Mega Man charity marathon is returning to MAGFest

For the past five years, the folks over at HalfEmpty E-Tank have ran a lovely little charity based around one of the best premises of all -- playing a ton of Mega Man games at MAGFest. The gist is that amidst live music and specia...   read

 
 
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A madman created perfect LEGO replicas of Reaper's Hellfire Shotguns from Overwatch

If you couldn't tell by the deluge of Reaper headers that I've snuck into Overwatch headers this past seven months or so, he's the character I gravitate towards the most. His outflanking close-combat style really appeals to me, an...   read

 
 
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Until Dawn looked way different on PlayStation 3

Before Supermassive Games shifted its teen horror adventure game Until Dawn to PlayStation 4, it was being designed for PlayStation 3 with the PlayStation Move controller in mind. It's one thing to remember that piece of history, and anoth...   read

 
 
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Dissidia arcade gets a little more Final Fantasy XII love

You're going to be seeing a lot more of Final Fantasy XII in this next year. In addition to the PS4 remaster of the International Edition of the game "sometime in 2017," there's also going to be a new level added to the arcade version of Di...   read

 
 
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So, Gravity Rush 2 seems to have a TON of online components

I didn't realize how embedded in asynchronous online play Gravity Rush 2 was, but it seems to have a lot of good mechanics involved with normal play. For one, online events can randomly spring up on the map, along with treasure hunts, ...   read

 
 
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These Yo-kai Watch toys almost make me want to go to McDonalds

In our latest episode of "only in Japan," McDonalds is running a new Happy Meal promotion with Yo-Kai Watch. You can see the toys on display below, in one of the longest running and most informative toy commercials I've ever seen -- really,...   read

 
 
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Fallout themed level, costumes coming to Minecraft

Mojang has just revealed the latest mash-up that's coming to Minecraft, following the China pack -- Fallout. Like all mash-ups it'll feature new textures, costumes, and most importantly -- a pre-build sandbox with loose objectives to comple...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy Awakening is available in China

Final Fantasy Awakening is nearly out...in China. Yep, it's another one of Square Enix's hair-brained mobile schemes. This one is based off of Final Fantasy Type-0, which seemed to do well enough for itself to warrant a main entry, a remake...   read

 
 


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