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One year later, ReCore's finally pretty good

Today, September 13, is the one-year anniversary of ReCore's release. In our review, I scored it a 4 out of 10, citing a ton of technical issues and a needlessly drawn-out end-game as factors that overshadowed how good the first two-thirds ...

 
 
 
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What's up with ReCore? We find out in five days

You'd be forgiven if you thought ReCore was dead. For months now, it's existed akin to a heart rate monitor that blips the faintest beat just often enough to indicate there's still some life left. We'll find out in five days what that ...

 
 
 
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Inafune's struggling studio Comcept acquired by Level-5

Inafune just got a life preserve. It's no secret that the once on-top Mega Man producer (and father of the character, not creator) has been struggling with the studio he founded in 2010, Comcept. Mighty No. 9 failed to meet basically anyone...

 
 
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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.

 
 
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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...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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ReCore gets a demo, and that's the best way to experience it

Those who are on the fence about buying ReCore have the opportunity to get pushed over to the other side. Microsoft has released a demo for its $40 budget title. The demo is unfiltered access to the first half hour of Joule's journey t...

 
 
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ReCore's Xbox One load times are getting fixed this week

ReCore players on Xbox One will soon find that the game demands slightly less of their time. Armature Studios is rolling out a patch this week that cuts down on the egregiously long loading sequences, some of which are in excess of two...

 
 
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ReCore's missing fifth robot seemingly coming as DLC

Players who have put significant time in ReCore have noticed something that's kind of off. The game makes room for a fifth robot companion -- there's allotted space in the menu, references to the T8-NK frame, and five hunting challenge...

 
 
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ReCore's lengthy load times won't be improved for launch

Now that I've had a chance to play through all of ReCore, I realize that it's a game I liked a lot until I no longer liked it a lot. It stumbles and falls the longer it's played. All of the frustrations mount until its welcome is worn out. ...

 
 
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Review: ReCore

[Update: Here's a look at the massive "Definitive Edition" overhaul update that went live in September of 2017. This content is free for existing owners.] "Are those cores weighing you down," ReCore's antagonist asks toward the end of the g...

 
 
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Comcept is dealing with Mighty No. 9's launch woes

Just this morning I got a backer update for Mighty No. 9, explaining Comcept's response to all of the latent issues that came up during its launch. For starters, Steam codes, specifically all of the DLC mixup problems, should be fixed -- th...

 
 
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Sad Mighty No. 9 livestream caps off Inafune's wild ride

[Update: Now multiple users are reporting backer code issues. From PC codes that don't work to providing codes for the wrong version, to DLC problems, the launch is not going well. Even the official Sonic Twitter account is joining in.] Mig...

 
 
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Watch a documentary on how cool Mighty No. 9 could have been

After all this time, waiting, and drama, Mighty No. 9 is out. And it's...okay! But this official documentary below (promised along with the Kickstarter campaign), shows what really could have been. As the video plays I'm glancing over ...

 
 
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Review: Mighty No. 9

You've heard enough about the drama surrounding Mighty No. 9. Let's take a look at the actual, finished product.

 
 
 
 
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Is this it? Final platform surveys go out for Mighty No. 9

[Update: The errors that occurred with the initial survey are being fixed with a new survey that could take up to "two days" to reach your inbox.] So uh, this might actually be it this time, folks. Comcept has sent out surveys for Mighty No...

 
 
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Mighty No. 9 has gone gold, out in June

Is this it? Is it finally it? Comcept has claimed that Mighty No. 9 has finally gone gold and will drop on June 21, right after E3. Although the Vita and 3DS versions are coming later still, Comcept has promised no more delays are in sight,...

 
 
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Please don't add amiibo support to Mighty No. 9, Inafune

Since there is another way to monetize Mighty No. 9, Keiji Inafune is considering it. When asked by USGamer regarding the possibility of amiibo in the game, Inafune responded, "That's definitely an option for us, and if we have the opportun...

 
 




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Keiichi Morisato

with all of the Dad of War love going on right now in the community, i want to be a bit of a killjoy, so here is a video about how Kratoss use of an Axe is

 
Jiraya

Megalobox is pretty great boxing anime, and the opening reminds me of the 90s

 
OmegaSiets

Stop messing with the wifi at my workplace

 
Shoggoth2588

I have a second job now! Target by day, UPS Im going to keep doing my monthly game journals so get ready for 5 entries about Xenoblade 2 and forgetting about Mankind

 
travolta

Kratos should really consider a career in Olympic rowing

 
JohnSmith123

Decided that instead of youtubing it that I just play through 3 before Dad of It is a wild game to play Why the almost 40gb download though?

 
Fuzunga

This Doom-style reversible cover is awesome!

 
absolutfreak

I hate download speeds on the PS4 so Theres a little over 1 GB patch for God of War, and its estimating 90 minutes yet (and Im 30% done with The damn thing is hardwired, while my download speeds are many times this wirelessly on my

 
Marcel Hoang

“Hey kid, ya wanna farm Kulve Taroth and get some awesome armor for a limited time?”

 
PLANET P1SS 69

I wish Knuckles had a move of some sort when hes vulnerable while dropping after gliding in Sonic I really enjoy playing as It opens up the level design in a very different way, Its something I didnt fully pay attention to as a child

 
 

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