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Here's a big gaming April Fools' Day 2020 recap

It's a weird time right now. A lot of planned April Fools' jokes probably didn't hit that send button after the coronavirus took hold (even Sega of Japan was like, "we're not doing it this year" and Capcom was a bit more somber), but w...

 
 
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Cat Girl Without Salad pounces onto Nintendo Switch

WayForward Games, in collaboration with publisher Humble, has surprise-released goofy shmup Cat Girl Without Salad: Amuse Bouche on Nintendo Switch. The colourful, tongue-in-cheek title is available to download from the Nintendo eShop right...

 
 
 
 
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PUBG adds wizards and paladins for a week

PUBG is the original realistic military battle royale. While each of the major battle royale games take a slightly different approach, PUBG is the one that can most claim it's rooted in realism and survival. No abilities, no craf...

 
 
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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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Snake invaded Google Maps and it's fully playable

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. You can access Snake right in your browse...

 
 
 
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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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Lighthouse X The Mummy

 
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I watched 4/5 twilight movies all in one day cause I had a day off, but I love looking at Robert What has my life become?

 
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Just had a follow up with my doctor after we did a bunch of tests to see if my excessive sweating was caused by anything It is not! Its just a benign case of being a sweaty dude with a high body

 
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government was like work from home lol shits bad again but my workplace is now saying I have to come in on Wednesdays because apparently some people have been demanding to return?

 
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Friday can’t come soon that all the Thrustmaster joysticks are sold out

 
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Is there a genwunner-style Pokemon term for someone who only really liked the 2D games but thought XY was okay?

 
 

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