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Mobile games need to stop tying accounts to Facebook

Early last year, against my better judgment, I invested a great deal of my time and effort into a free-to-play mobile game. It was Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia, and for three months it ate up every minute of free time I had. If I wasn...

 
 
 
 
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Super Smash Bros. has become 'Video Games: The Video Game'

The announcement that SNK's Terry Bogard is coming to Smash was met with polarized responses. Fans of Himbo's and the King of Fighters series were overjoyed, while fans of not-those-things were somewhat irritated, decrying Terry as just "Ke...

 
 
 
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The west needs a Ganbare Goemon/Mystical Ninja collection

It wasn’t long after I had described Konami as collection adverse that it hit us with a trio of pretty awesome compilations. The Arcade, Castlevania, and Contra collection are all stacked with solid games. It’s actually an impre...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Red Dead Redemption 2's best moments come from restrictions

Arthur Morgan plays a role much larger than he knows. His actions set a momentous pace for the player; every step forward becomes a considerable time investment. Arthur’s journey in Red Dead Redemption 2 (RDR2) begins and ends with a ...

 
 
 
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Silent Hill: Shattered Memories and the fears in your ears

Last year I started a new tradition where around Halloween, I would break out my collection of Wii games and play what I consider to be the greatest horror game in my collection. While I wouldn't say I'm the biggest horror fan -- and maybe ...

 
 
 
 
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Exploring BioShock eleven years later

"No Gods or Kings. Only man." The banner that hung in the atrium of the bathysphere terminus where BioShock's protagonist began his adventure was the first thing to grab my attention and pull me into that world. I first played BioShock...

 
 
 
 
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Yakuza eliminated any interest I had in the return of Shenmue

Shenmue is a strange game that always fascinated me. The open-world adventure follows Ryo as he pursues his father's killer across Japan and China, but sometimes he's on an urgent search for sailors, and others he's just hanging out by that...

 
 
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Why Tetris is my coping tool for anxiety

(Image courtesy of Cookiemagic) A couple of years ago I took my daughter to a Tetris tournament. It was the first gaming event of any kind for either of us, one held by a local, used video game shop that recently underwent a retooling of ow...

 
 
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Some of my favourite songs from video game soundtracks are the boss One that I love but never sees any remixs or covers is from King of Fighters What are some of your favourite video game boss themes? Any lesser known ones?

 
Parismio

So uh, shadowbringers is still giving me hype:

 
taterchimp

I had googled something earlier and I misread it as Lobster Hamster (it was lobster harmonica, but I found this and its my new favorite thing

 
dephoenix

I feel like making a poor decision (in this case starting an RPG even though XC:DE will be coming in a few Need some Which of these should I tackle?

 
streetmagik3

The world is on

 
Czar Kazem

Small Sekiro final (?) boss first experience Dunno if Sekiro spoilers are sensitive, so in comments just in

 
Patrick Hancock

Friends and I will be discussing STRAFE *and* Blasphemous today for our Gameclub session! Tune in here to hear us ramble :)

 
Churros89

Finally managed to install It! Just took me 3 or 4 days

 
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Things have gone to pot in my state with rioters in Thankfully Im in Tacoma though its only a matter of time before things go to pot in my

 
PatBateman17

I don’t normally #FoodToid, but after spending the afternoon making sourdough pizza crusts, biscuits, and (non-sourdough) chocolate chip cookies, I’m particularly proud of the sausage-gravy fries with arugula and radish 😂😂😂

 
 

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