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Major Switch Minecraft bug fixed, developers still researching 1080p update

Recently folks have had some issues with the Switch version of Minecraft, most notably the "ghosting" problem where the Home and screenshot buttons would randomly operate without the player's consent. It was a hilarious bug that no doubt ca...   read

 
 
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A reboot of the Resident Evil film franchise is planned because why the hell not

The Resident Evil film franchise wrapped up in January with its sixth film in roughly 15 years. The final film, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, represented a new low for the series' domestic gross, making just over $26 million in Nor...   read

 
 
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PSA: Alan Wake is still available on the Humble Store

The last we heard from Alan Wake was that developer Remedy had to pull the game from sale due to some music licensing issues. May 15 was supposed to be the last day you were able to grab the title from Steam, Humble, GOG and wherever else d...   read

 
 
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Pokemon Go lead hints at legendary Pokemon this summer

Among some sweet dedications and some absolutely cringeworthy retorts from host Joel McHale (I just get flashbacks to his duties for Ubisoft), Niantic took the stage during the 21st Annual Webby Awards to accept an award for Pokemon Go. Giv...   read

 
 
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'No plans' for Destiny 2 on Switch, which is called 'unrealistic'

Now that the Nintendo Switch has hit the ground running and people actually care about it, developers have to be ready for the always looming "is it coming to Switch" question. That was naturally posed to Bungie by IGN this past week as a r...   read

 
 
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You've got character: Lex Luthor

When it comes to competitive multiplayer games, we all have our favorite characters and classes. In this series, I'm putting some of mine under the microscope to see what makes them tick, how they fit into their games, and ultimately why I ...   read

 
 
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A Resident Evil board game would rock my world

Many years ago, I found a complete edition of The Legend of Zelda board game from the 1980s on eBay for a shockingly low price. I hesitated but a moment before I clicked “buy now” and waited in eager anticipation for it to arriv...   read

 
 
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PREPARE TO FRIENDSHIP: Dtoid's Master Gaming Contact List

[The Master Gaming List just turned ten months old! As we approach one year of continually-updated friendship, people are still adding their info, and, more importantly, making use of it. Thank you for making my efforts worthwhile. The List...   read

 
 
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Thumper on Switch wore me out

[Header Screenshot via Chillybilly's Twitter] When Rez first came out in 2002, I learned a new word from its marketing campaign: Synesthesia. Basically, it means that one of your senses is being triggered by something it normally wouldn't, ...   read

 
 
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Early footage of Red Ash: Gearworld surfaces

Well here's a surprise. It would appear that work-in-progress footage from the upcoming Red Ash: Gearworld OVA, based on the yet to be released Red Ash: The Indelible Legend, has surfaced.   read

 
 
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Did You Know Gaming wants to yell some facts about Tingle at you

One of the strangest games I own is this little gem for the DS called Tingle's Freshly Picked Rosy Rupeeland. Never released in the North America but playable on my DSi XL due to Nintendo not implementing region lock, it is an absolutely we...   read

 
 
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Promoted blog: Lonely gamer

[Years ago, we thought the console wars were about to restart in earnest. But with Dere as a witness to what has been happening lately, maybe the console wars have been a little one-sided, leading to more than a bit of frustration. Want to ...   read

 
 
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Platinum teases 'formless' new IP

Something's going on at PlatinumGames. During a keynote address at the BitSummit indie gaming show, producer Atsushi Inaba teased that the fan-favorite studio might be working on a new project. There's relatively little information in the p...   read

 
 
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Review: Cooking Mama: Sweet Shop

I still remember the day I bought Cooking Mama for the Nintendo DS. It was a hot September afternoon in the Bay Area. My best friend at the time and I visited the Best Buy in Sausalito and each purchased a copy. Giggling like the schoolgirl...   read

 
 
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Weekend deals: five free games, cheap 2K titles, and new Cities: Skylines DLC

On a tight budget and need to blow off some steam this weekend? Even if you're on no budget at all, there are five free games available from various sites, but they're all only $0.00 for a limited time. GOG is giving away copies of Mount &a...   read

 
 
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Sony expanding E3 plans beyond its press conference

Sony has announced its own live stream plans for this E3, calling the event PlayStation Live from E3 2017.   read

 
 
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(Update) It looks like The 25th Ward is getting remastered

[Update: Grasshopper Manufacture has confirmed that the two bonus episodes from The Silver Case's PS4 port will be available on Steam for free come May 30th] Japanese developer Grasshopper Manufacture is doubling down on obscure remasters l...   read

 
 
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Review: Old Man's Journey

I wasn’t quite sure what I was getting myself into when I signed up to review Old Man’s Journey. The name made me think I’d be playing something about a man dying and coming to terms with his life or that I’d be livi...   read

 
 
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Grab a deal on ESO's Morrowind upgrade and get access Monday

Chalk another discount up for PC gamers. The Morrowind upgrade for The Elder Scrolls Online has early-access availability coming to you two weeks before the scheduled June 6 release. For whatever reason, console peasants pals do not ge...   read

 
 
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PSA: You can grab a free epic Hearthstone card today

If you login to Hearthstone today, you'll receive a free epic "Fight Promoter" card for your deck. Why this card is being given away is anyone's guess, but the gesture is appreciated. Hearthstone recently released the Journey to Un'Goro exp...   read

 
 
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Mighty Gunvolt Burst looks streets ahead of the original

When Azure Striker Gunvolt first hit the 3DS, I picked it up right away. Not because I was zealous to play it, but rather I wanted to get my hands on the included freebie Mighty Gunvolt right away. Looking like a side-project Inti Creates s...   read

 
 
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Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack is coming to the Switch

Inti Creates seems to be just fine making its living off of Nintendo. The developer has already launched the wonderful Blaster Master Zero for the Switch and 3DS, it was announced the other day Mighty Gunvolt would be getting a sequel on bo...   read

 
 
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The Global Testpunch trial for Arms includes Hoops mode and local multiplayer

Some of you have already taken the time to hop on over to the Nintendo Switch eShop and nab the files for the limited-time Arms demo, but I'm not quite so proactive. I'm only now getting to it, not that there's a rush or anything -- the eve...   read

 
 
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Release-day deals on Endless Space 2

If there's ever a good case for an Early Access purchase, Endless Space 2 may just be one such example. The 4X strategy game from Amplitude Studios has now left Early Access status. By all accounts, reviews seem to be decent both from criti...   read

 
 
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PSA: Chroma Squad is out on PS4 and Xbox One

It's time for us to pose in front of a colorful explosion, as Chroma Squad makes its debut on the PS4 and Xbox One. While there were some casualties with the game's Vita version, this won't stop Behold Studios' tokusatsu (live-action s...   read

 
 


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