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Norway is taking Nintendo to court over an eShop policy

The German Consumer Protection Authority (VZBV) will be taking legal action against Nintendo for its harsh eShop "no refund" policy. Currently, users that buy items from the Nintendo eShop will not be able to request a refund for any reason...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Truberbrook is the next handmade adventure game to watch

I'm admittedly late on covering this one but it's much too special to pass up for that reason alone. Trüberbrook is a sci-fi mystery adventure game set in 1960s Germany that owes inspiration to The X-Files and Twin Peaks. Best of all, ...

 
 
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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...

 
 
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German magazine leaks THQ Nordic's Biomutant

An advertisement from a German gaming magazine (now archived on Reddit) has spoiled the announcement of a brand new open-world action RPG from THQ Nordic. Called Biomutant, the game features a post apocalyptic setting with anthropomorphic c...

 
 
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All the fun of Das Boot, now in VR form!

Wolfgang Peterson's 1981 epic WWII movie Das Boot, about a disenchanted German U-boat crew fighting pain and mental anguish during a stormy winter, is to be adapted as a VR game.The combination of an iconic brand like "Das Boot" with an exc...

 
 
 
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Beautiful Half-Life 3 troll greets gamescom attendees

Half-Life 3 is not confirmed, despite what you may see out of Germany. A giant, orange banner outside of gamescom reads, "Half-Life: 3" in large print. Beneath it lies arcane, inscrutable text (what the fuck is "redakteure"!?) that is meant...

 
 
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Criminal Girls 2 denied rating (and release) in Germany

The sexual-punishment-themed Criminal Girls 2: Party Favors jumped some hurdles in its localization for a western audience that included, "redrawn art, terminology changes, no native language dialogue, and no motivation scene dialogue." Th...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Man drugs girlfriend so he can keep gaming

A 23-year-old German man has been fined $746 after drugging his girlfriend so he could continue playing video games with his friend. His girlfriend had just came home from a 10-hour shift when he slipped "four or five drops" of some undiscl...

 
 
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Konami's releasing a new Yu-Gi-Oh! game

IT’S TIME TO D-D-D-D-D-D-D-D-D-D-delve in to the German ratings board’s latest classifications, as they include something of interest to those rare few who’re still in to Yu-Gi-Oh!. Konami have apparently had time off fro...

 
 
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Germany's PS4 launch was dangerous chaos

Clearly PS4 lust has been germinating in the country for some time, because Germans went crazy for the PS4 launch last week. It's like store owners were poking them with electric cattle prods outside the gates as if they were rodeo bulls. ...

 
 
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God of War: Ascension director joins Crytek

Todd Papy, as some may recall, recently left his position at SCEA Santa Monica (where he worked as game director for God of War: Ascension) without revealing what he'd be up to next, except that he'd be relocating to Germany. Well, a m...

 
 
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Etrian Odyssey Untold rated for release in Germany

Perpetually angry European Atlus fans needn't worry too much about Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennim Girl. The Nintendo 3DS dungeon crawler has been processed by the USK, Germany's software ratings board, indicating an imp...

 
 
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Dead Rising 3 won't be released in Germany

Germany's rating board, the Unterhaltungssoftware Selbstkontrolle, has denied Dead Rising 3 for the country. The news was revealed by Games Welt, and we've since confirmed it with Microsoft. "Dead Rising 3 will not be released in Germa...

 
 




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Dr Mel

Ive got some thoughts about the new Watchmen Read ahead if youre caught up or dont mind

 
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Whos picked up the Fire Emblem dlc so far are you enjoying I drew maid Annette, I saw a pic of her in the new maid suits and by god shes so adorable I had to draw

 
NeoTurbo

And thats 12 hours of The Surge 2! I died 62 times, but I decided to bump up my donation in true dtoid fashion to a nice 69 bucks! That brings in my total to 350 USD! And since I hit 2 of my milestones, Ill be streaming 2 suprise games on

 
TheLimoMaker

After going through some tough financial stuff (sold all my Switch games to buy food) I now have a job, earning more than I have before and my meds are kicking Not perfect, nothing is, but its Hope yall are doing well and surviving <3

 
mullon

When I played Dishonored I was annoyed with how it gave me crap for getting my stab on despite all the fun ways to do I thought that was a bad gameplay I hope Dishonored 2 is less

 
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So there was alot of hype before launch, but since the first season completed I havent heard anyone talk about Infinity Was considering picking up season 1 through Amazon did yall like it?

 
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What the hell are scooby snacks? Its a mystery that will never be

 
Morty

Just watched Joon-ho Bongs Parasite in theaters today and it was really fucking Great cinematography, on point performances, good pacing and oh so tense moments (a longer midpoint sequence in particular is just *chefs Recommend!

 
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I got a Switch 3 weeks ago and I’ve been debating whether or not to get Pokémon when it comes I feel like I’ll wait on that one for a bit and instead play a game that I’ve been wanting to play since it was first released many moons

 
 

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