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Review: Slain: Back From Hell (Switch)

Upon its original release last year, Slain! was met with all the enthusiasm of a wet fart. The game’s Kickstarter campaign showed a lot of promise and the aesthetics behind the game got a bunch of people amped up. This game looked to ...

 
 
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A montage of chaos in new Fire Emblem Warriors trailer

We are less than a fortnight away from the Western release of Fire Emblem Warriors on Nintendo Switch and 3DS. The Big N have released a trailer on their UK Twitter account featuring the game's cast of characters laying waste to the opposit...

 
 
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Caeda and Tiki confirmed for Fire Emblem Warriors

Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon's Caeda and Tiki will join the roster for Koei Tecmo's upcoming Fire Emblem Warriors. Announced at Tokyo Game Show 2017, these characters were seemingly visible on the European Limited Edition box that was ...

 
 
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Elise joins the battle in Fire Emblem Warriors

Koei Tecmo has debuted a new trailer for the upcoming Fire Emblem Warriors, one that reveals that Elise from Fire Emblem Fates will be a playable character in the upcoming game. Much like Lissa from Fire Emblem Awakening, since El...

 
 
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I have a really good feeling about Children of Morta

This War of Mine and Frostpunk developer 11 bit studios is handling publishing duties for Children of Morta, a narrative-driven hack-and-slash roguelike about a family of guardians. Today's trailer is more of a reminder that this game a) ex...

 
 
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Hack-and-slash adventure Severed now on Nintendo Switch

While Severed eventually made the rounds on PlayStation Vita, Wii U, iOS, and 3DS, I can't help but feel like many of us slept on it. People know, love, and bring up Guacamelee! all the time. But Severed? I don't hear its name come up much....

 
 
 
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Why the hell haven't you played Afro Samurai?

Every time I see a discussion of underappreciated or underrated games, it's always the same ole usual suspects: Spec Ops: The Line, Binary Domain, Ninja Blade, Deadly Premonition, and so on. Whenever I bring up Afro Samurai there's nev...

 
 
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Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen coming to PS4 and Xbox One

Originally released on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 back in 2012, Dragon's Dogma is coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 this fall in its upgraded form, Dark Arisen. It will also release for the first time on PC in Japan at the same time...

 
 
 
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Game of Thrones should get the Warriors treatment next

It's a good time to be a Warriors/Musou fan. For us in the west, we just got our hands on Berserk and the Band of the Hawk, which according to Chris is pretty darn good. Later this month, our friends over in Japan get their first crack...

 
 
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Review: Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star

I'll be the first to admit that when a Western release of Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star was first announced, I couldn't help but be a little excited. Type-Moon's Fate universe is something that I hold a high level of adoratio...

 
 
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Let it Die has passed a million downloads

Let it Die is one of those games I want to see continue doing what it's doing. Aside from Twitter clips and occasional forum mentions, I haven't seen all that much conversation surrounding Grasshopper Manufacture's hack-and-slash survival t...

 
 
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Opoona is a baller, shot-caller in Musou Stars

One of my favorite things about the Nintendo Wii was all the weird games it got. Stuff like Elebits, WarioWare: Smooth Moves, The Dog Island, and Opoona. Opoona was especially odd in that its big gimmick was you could play the ent...

 
 
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Grasshopper's Let it Die is available today, for free, on PS4

The latest game from Grasshopper Manufacture and Goichi Suda aka Suda 51, Let It Die finally has a release date: TODAY. Grasshopper promised it would release sometime before the end of the year and it looks like they just kept its promise. ...

 
 
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Musou Stars trailer features musou and stars

With the DLC for Hyrule Warriors finally complete, I now look forward to finding and becoming completely engrossed by my next musou obsession. Dragon Quest Heroes didn't quite tickle my fancy the way I thought it would, but if thi...

 
 
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New Dynasty Warriors game is less bashing, more clicking

Dynasty Warriors has been going for about as long as Japan itself. You are basically an anime samurai superhero, running around slashing a bajillion dudes who stand around waiting to take it like the masochists they are. The latest ent...

 
 
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Why yes, there will be swimsuit DLC for Fate/Extella

Now that Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star is out on store shelves in Japan, Marvelous - the developer of the Musou-like action game that's based on the Fate franchise - has announced the release schedule for several waves of DLC cost...

 
 
 
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Fate/Extella has been delayed in North America

Sometimes, I can't help but wonder if the job of a games journalist is to report on nothing but delays. I'm being facetious, but considering the frequency in which delays are announced or confirmed, it is a thought that crosses my mind ever...

 
 
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Femto looks appropriately over-the-top in Berserk Warriors

Not too long ago, it was confirmed by Famitsu that Femto, fifth member of the God Hand and demonic form of Griffith, would be playable in Berserk and the Band of the Hawk. At the time, it was unknown as to how he'd actually handle...

 
 




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SrChurros

Story time: one of my moms coworks had zero Then suddenly a very pregnant stray cat decided that would live in her Then a while later she gave birth to my lil Fubá and his Anyway, the cat name is Lindeza (means Prettiness)

 
NinjaSpped

My film production planning class is so fun right now! Im the producer/assistant director in one group, which is already pretty busy, but Im also the second camera operator in another Its hectic but thats part of the fun!

 
Chris Bradshaw

Best game on Switch

 
Electric Reaper

Doom and waifus are a great

 
Shinkz

I dont like this type of anime but I might just keep watching for the art

 
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I dont like all beef hot I like my hot dogs to be made of as many animals as

 
chlmera

I might be starting another position as a barback at a really cool bar, but Id make 10/h w no Anyone else worked in a bar before? Does that seem fair? I have to drive quite far and pay for parking so Im barely making money, but I want the

 
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Youre going down the road, the same one that we cannot wait to watch life kick you in your ass

 
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Inquisitive Ravenclaw

I found a local-ish game store thatll fix my 3DS! The estimated price is only They have decent reviews and lots of collectors stuff, Its just over an hour away, but if they can fix my B button itll be well worth the Sweet!

 
 

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