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Here are the winners of The Emotional Games Awards 2018

Last week saw The Emotional Games Awards 2018 take place in Laval, France. It was the second year for the ceremony, which exists to "reward and promote games which bring on the most complex emotions in the players".The jury consisted of sev...


Sony has blocked Super Seducer from sale on PSN

Over the past few weeks, Super Seducer has earned quite the reputation on YouTube and Twitter. The game, headed by self-proclaimed "seduction guru" Richard La Ruina, is an FMV choose your own adventure title with the goal being to learn "tr...


Dynasty Warriors 9 is a technical mess on consoles

The mostly negative reception to Dynasty Warriors 9 is not something I expected. While I haven't been a fan of every single entry that Koei Tecmo has produced, the developer seemed to be getting better ever since the release of Dynasty Warr...


German ratings board refuses classification for Gal*Gun 2

PQube have announced that their up and coming, erm, love-'em-up(?) sequel, Gal*Gun 2 has been refused classification in Germany, making it illegal for the game to be sold within the country's borders.Gal*Gun 2 (ironically the fourth game in...


Nintendo Labo kits receive UK prices and release date

Cardboard fans of the United Kingdom rejoice! Nintendo have released details on when you can get your hands on their intriguing new Switch game/accessory/peripheral/thing, Nintendo Labo.The U.K (as well as Europe) will see both the Variety ...


Nintendo's paid online service might be getting a delay

It has been quite a while since we've heard anything about Nintendo's upcoming paid online service. Originally meant to launch in the fall of 2017, the service was pushed back to an unspecified 2018 date where Nintendo said they would be un...


Japan's Splatfest results will keep you warm this winter

Although Pearl walked away with a Euro victory this weekend, her Off the Hook collaborator Marina found personal glory in Japan, winning their latest Splatfest, held on Nintendo's Splatoon 2.It was is probably the crappiest Splatfest topic ...


Splatoon 2's Films vs Books Euro Splatfest cuts to credits

This weekend saw Europe battle on Nintendo's Splatoon 2 over their latest Splatfest, pitting Pearl's love of movies against Marina's love of booky-wooks.Wow. I didn't see it being this one-sided. Films took a 2 - 1 victory over the printed ...


Splatoon 2's next Euro Splatfest will see Films battle Books

Nintendo have announced the topic for the next European splatfest, as players across the continent once again battle it out on arena-shooter Splatoon 2 in order to put a long-standing question to rest.This time around, the war will settle t...


Three games that ditch standard controllers

Last week, I went to the PLAY creative gaming festival, which takes place every year in Hamburg, Germany. PLAY17 was both entertaining and educational, with something for people of all ages, including workshops, talks and even a game-t...


de Blob is painting its way on to PS4 and Xbox One next month

The overlooked Wii classic, de Blob (that got a second lease on life this past year for PC), is now heading to current gen consoles. THQ Nordic announced that de Blob will be releasing for PS4 and Xbox One on November 14. This new port will...


Looking back at Revolution 2017

[Disclaimer: I am personally acquainted with the organisers but I was not asked to write about this event nor was any money distributed. This is simply my take on Revolution 2017.] Last weekend saw the annual Nth Gen Interactive fighting ga...


Atlus has opened a European publishing division

Publishers Atlus have established a new division in London, U.K. to handle European distribution of their titles going forward, the company announced today.Operating out of Sega Europe's offices, the new team will work to ensure that, along...


No SNES Classics left? Have a SNES-themed 3DS XL instead

Nintendo have revealed a new 3DS variant to add to their ongoing collection of weird and wonderful designs. This time around based on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)The handheld device's clamshell casing is stylised in the fo...


Night Trap's re-release gets delayed in Europe

Seeing as how Night Trap: 25th Anniversary Edition released yesterday for digital platforms, you'd think the announcement of a delay for different regions would have happened sometime last week. Sadly, that isn't the case for Europe, as Nig...


Celebrate Kirby's European anniversary with eShop sale

Kirby, the lovable pink... thing, known for inhaling his enemies and frowning whenever he visits America, turned 25 years old this month. How time flies.It seems like only yesterday I had my head buried in my Game Boy, furiously playing Dre...


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