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Switch party game Battle Sports Mekuru is out on May 18 in Japan

If you're in the mood for more Switch party games (there's already a few at the moment, like Fast RMX, Snipperclips, and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe), you can mosey along to the Japanese Switch eShop and grab Battle Sports Mekuru on May 18 for...   read

 
 
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That collaboration between PaRappa and Gitaroo Man creators is real

Well! The rumors and leaked pictures are true, the creators of PaRappa the Rapper and Gitaroo Man are working on a project together, that's described as a "story-drive rhythm action adventure." Given the mashup, for weeks folks believed tha...   read

 
 
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The Russians are coming for Europa Universalis IV

The Russians. Comrade Putin and company have threatened our very democracy with alleged phishing schemes that fooled an old man and single-handedly led to Trump -- who is gay for Putin, by the way. I love our modern red scare, woke homopho...   read

 
 
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Tropico dev goes to space with Surviving Mars

Haemimont Games (Tropico) is partnering with Paradox on a new, "deep city building game that takes place on the planet Mars" called Surviving Mars. "The name Elon Musk Simulator was taken," Paradox Fredrik Wester joked during the announcem...   read

 
 
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Watch the set of a musician who composes music to competitive Smash Bros.

Nicholas Caleb Goss has quite a future ahead of him. Recently he unveiled his project "Musical Mango," which, through the help of a jazz band, is a composition inspired by competitive Smash Bros. battles by Jose "Mango" Marquez. Goss g...   read

 
 
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Pacifist runs are becoming increasingly popular in PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

While many sandbox-oriented games are filled to the brim with useless dots and objectives (the Ubisoft radio tower formula), the formula is also capable of creating some pretty great moments, especially when it comes to the competitive aren...   read

 
 
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(Update) A Vanquish PC port seems to lined up for May 25

[Update: Confirmed! Bayonetta PC owners get 25% off until launch.] Sega has been teasing this for some time now, but a Vanquish PC port this month seems like a sure thing. Following an update that added a Vanquish avatar to the PC edit...   read

 
 
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Tekken 7 is nearly here, have a look at its cast minus Roger Jr.

I'll just take a second to pour one out for Roger (jokingly, as Harada rolls with trolls and hoaxes all the time). Would a Fosters be appropriate? I don't know, nothing seems right -- I mean, we "almost" missed out on Lucky Chloe ...   read

 
 
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Player discovers Zelda: Breath of the Wild glitch that drops the Master Sword

Do you have four minutes to learn a complicated glitch sequence for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild?  No? Too bad I'll break it down anyway. Because nearly two million people own the game and have been playing it constantly, mu...   read

 
 
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GameStop is giving away Midnight Form Lycanroc for Pokemon Sun and Moon

Bring your 3DS and Pokemon Sun or Moon into a GameStop between May 15 and June 5 to snag a code for a special Midnight Form Lycanroc. The level-50 rock monster features a hidden ability that guarantees all moves -- its own and its opponent...   read

 
 
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Someone already beat Prey in under 20 minutes

It's only been out a few days, but people are already speed-running the new Prey with impressive results. Twitch streamer DraQu just clocked a sub-20-minute time, embedded above. This run is an improvement on his 44-minute time from yester...   read

 
 
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A fighting game tournament with two-second rounds? I'm in

Having been to arcades in Japan, it's incredible what you can find. Entire floors dedicated to preserving games from 30 years ago is just one wonder, but thriving fighting game competitions were another awesome sight to behold. Over in ...   read

 
 
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First full trailer for Blade Runner 2049 brings us back to the future

The first full trailer for Blade Runner 2049 has finally landed giving us the best look yet at what the Ridley Scott produced/Denis Villeneuve directed film has in store... and I can't say I'm all the enticed. To be fair I didn't...   read

 
 
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Here's a look at Heroes of the Storm's version of D.Va

Starting today D.Va will be playable in the PTR for Heroes of the Storm, which means her talents and abilities as they relate to a top-down MOBA have come to light. D.Va will retain her "in and out of mech" kit from Overwatch, and can call ...   read

 
 
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Battle Sports Mekuru could give Switch owners a party game fix

It was announced that in several weeks, Battle Sports Mekuru, a Sentai-esque battle game for the Nintendo Switch, will be available to play at the annual BitSummit conference -- there's even going to be a tournament, so expect ple...   read

 
 
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I would still play this dated, lost Sonic skateboarding game

This has been one of my favorite episodes of the Unseen64 series, partially because of the lengths that folks have gone to in the name of game preservation. Years back there was a Sonic-themed skateboarding game slated for Xbox, PS2, and Ga...   read

 
 
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Watching people get pummeled by items in Mario Kart never grows old

One of the best parts about Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (besides a proper Battle Mode and portability)? The resurgence of extraordinary and oftentimes excruciating highlights shared for our viewing pleasure. This one had us cackling. SmilesEd...   read

 
 
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Slice, Dice & Rice is a 2D fighter with one hit KOs

A lot of projects have seemingly added in elements of Bushido Blade over the years, but that just goes to show how damn influential that game was. Slice, Dice & Rice is the latest title to adopt a one-hit KO gimmick, and is now ava...   read

 
 
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During a live concert, someone's Pikachu costume deflated and they were dragged off stage

An event in South Korea, featuring characters created in Japan, set to the tune of an American made musical -- globalization at its finest (or most masochistic). Songdo, South Korea hosted the Pokemon World Festival this past week, and one ...   read

 
 
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Ready or Not looks like a bloodier take on the Rainbow Six tactical formula

Developer Void Interactive just loosed the trailer for a SWAT simulator called Ready or Not, which seems to bring back the planning phase-fueled magic of a number of '90s shooters. It boasts eight player co-op or solo play with AI teammates...   read

 
 
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Dota 2 is getting a co-op mode in support of The International 2017

Since Dota 2's inception, Valve has held a massive event, named The International, to highlight the best players of the game in a gigantic battle for supremacy. Players form teams and duke it out for a chance to win an insane amount of mone...   read

 
 
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Destructoid Wrestling Episode 2: For All the Marbles

Hey, this is still happening! In this installment of Destructoid Wrestling, we crown the inaugural Destructoid Champion. The Bye Bye Man faces off against the Editor-in-Beef Jordan Devore, while Myles Cox handles the Mangling Editor Brett M...   read

 
 
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Riftstar Raiders, a four-player shoot 'em up, is now Switch bound

A few months ago a developer named Climax Studios introduced their newest project, Riftstar Raiders, to the world. As a four player shoot 'em up I figured it would get more buzz, but I haven't really seen anyone talking about it. That may c...   read

 
 
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Mario Maker player avoids bans, does Nintendo's job in supporting the game

Super Mario Maker was a fantastic game at launch on Wii U, but it just needed some extra love and care to really be the best it could be. Nintendo sort of kind of obliged with a few content updates and some officially sanctioned levels...   read

 
 
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I'm stoked to play the entire Crash Trilogy again, here's some more footage

The Crash Bandicoot triple remake N. Sane Trilogy looks better each time we see it, especially when you consider the aged source material. Now we have a better look at the level "Sewer or Later" from Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Stri...   read

 
 


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