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Dating sims are the most hilarious April Fools' game genre

My favorite kind of April Fools’ joke is where developers create mock-ups for products so ridiculous they’ll probably never exist. It's even better when they actually release that product and it ends up being great! In the video...

 
 
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Here's a potential look at the new Yakuza game

Whenever something is announced on April 1, you have to take it with a grain of salt. Lots of publishers and developers like to have fun by announcing things that will never see the light of day, regardless of how cool they may be. Others l...

 
 
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The classic Snake game has invaded Google Maps

April Fools' Day wouldn't be complete without a cute little time-waster of a game from Google, and this year, we can play a rendition of Snake directly inside the Google Maps app on iOS and Android. In this version of Snake, you control a t...

 
 
 
 
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Here's a big gaming April Fools 2018 roundup

Another year, another set of April Fools, and this time it was over the weekend and on Easter Sunday. It kind of took the wind out of a lot of people's sails, but a lot of publishers managed to get something out anyway. A few of those "some...

 
 
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There's a worthwhile secret bundled with Va-11 Hall-a KIDS

I can't praise the original VA-11 HALL-A enough. Charming retro visuals, bopping tunes and lovable characters combined to create a terrific bar-tending experience. Despite the generally terrible circumstances of the cast, it ended up b...

 
 
 
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YOU MUST STOMP THIS CHILD

GAZE UPON THIS RELIC, THIS ANTIQUATED TOTEM OF HUMANITY. SEE ITS TAUNTING SMILE AND ITS INFERNAL PHYSIQUE. BASK IN SHAME AS IT LAUGHS AND CRIES AT WHIM, WITH TOTAL DISREGARD FOR SCIENCE OR LOYALTY. IT SHALL HEAVE ITS INNARDS WITH PROJECTILE...

 
 
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Trio The Punch is bringing the jams to Miami this summer

Local rap group "Trio The Punch" will be headlining the "Mr. Destructoid First Annual Rap Festival" in Miami, Florida this year! Taking inspiration from nerd rap legends The Beastie Boys, the group is primarily a cover band with creative in...

 
 
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Drunken frat boy terrorizes local park

We’ve received reports that a deranged man was spotted in a nearby public park wearing only his underwear while threatening people with a sword. As if that wasn’t enough, he then proceeded to douse the weapon in gasoline and set...

 
 
 
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Meet the man that became a Ninja Turtle

Justin was like any other kid growing up in the '90s; he idolized the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. He spent his Saturday mornings watching the latest episodes before running outside to reenact his favorite scenes. He recalls fond memories ...

 
 
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Toy manufacturers cracking down on copyright infringement

Toy manufacturing companies the world over have come out this week in support of greater protections for intellectual property rights. This comes in the wake of several incidents in which vigilante mobs have borrowed slogans from such compa...

 
 
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Local man desecrates graveyard

Police reported late today that an area man was seen desecrating a local graveyard. Some believe it to be the same man suspected in today's slew of man on sheep violence, but authorities have not confirmed any connection.  The strange ...

 
 
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Monster Pillar v. Sheep Swarm violence on the rise

Increasing reports of violent altercations between swarms of pink bouncing sheep and miscellaneous monsters stacked on one anothers' heads have area residents fearful. Local authorities have urged calm on the matter and encouraged resi...

 
 
 
 
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Here's a big gaming April Fools 2017 roundup

I'm so glad April Fool's was on Saturday this year. When it's during the work week, I'm trying to frantically decide what's real and what's not, but when just about everyone is off for the weekend, most of the jokes came early on Friday nig...

 
 
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There aren't enough dogs in Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Like many of you, I've been spending every free moment exploring Hyrule in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. And while I've certainly enjoyed the game, I couldn't help but notice there was a huge oversight that could have made it a l...

 
 
 
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Ms. Pac-Man has taken over Google Maps

Ahead of April Fools' Day, Google has turned Google Maps into a playable game of Ms. Pac-Man. Just click the little icon (it's unmissable on the mobile app and found on the bottom left on desktop), then off you go. Streets become pellet-fil...

 
 
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Superhot meets Clustertruck in Super Truck

You know and love Superhot and Clustertruck, right? If so, then TinyBuild's April Fools' Day combination of those two titles is right up your alley. I just gave Super Truck a quick spin and it is pretty much what you'd expect: th...

 
 




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taterchimp

Had my bag pulled aside at TSA (didnt take out a Switch The agent noticed my Devilman book and commented that he loved Go Nagais The agent was at least 50, so I definitely didnt see that coming

 
Spooky RiffRaff

This is an orgy Id like to see :D Have a sexy Wednesday!

 
Rasori

Ok so the PS4 Pro, worth it these days? Especially if someone has a 1080p Also, have you experienced any problems with it?

 
PLANET P1SS 69

Just saw My Heros back, guess its a tonal shift in positive, emotional anime with fluid animation and other parallels and differences to fill the void

 
Dennis Carden

Yay, my 20th Anniversary Digimon v-pet arrived This is charmingly

 
LastKingofHearts

Swapped some stuff up for the

 
EtosiGiR

Oehz Outer Worlds is ten days out and I haven’t finished Gears 5, nor have I started Sayonara Hearts or Concrete Genie! I also haven’t put much time into the NMS VR update which is amazing! This is a pretty great problem to

 
absolutfreak

Recently have been getting into music from I have yet to encounter a song from them that I dont Really enjoying this one

 
 

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