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Here's some VOD junkfood for your Halloween movie marathon

With Halloween landing on a Wednesday this week, you might have found yourself in a dilemma: You spent the entire Halloweekend gorging yourself on spooks and scares, and now with the actual day fast approaching you have nothing left to watc...

 
 
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Google whipped up a cute competitive ghost game for Halloween

Just in time for Halloween 2018, Google has released The Great Ghoul Duel, a team-based multiplayer Google Doodle game in which players race to collect spirits and bank them back at their base. You can play it in your browser with mouse or ...

 
 
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In defense of jump scares in movies

There's nothing worse than a horror movie that isn't scary. When the entire purpose of your movie is to scare people and you fail to do that, then it's hard to deny that the movie completely failed at its job. There can be a lot of reason w...

 
 
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Call of Cthulhu launch trailer descends into madness

This week sees the timely launch, given the season, of Focus Home Interactive's Call of Cthulhu. The publisher has dropped one final trailer to put the willies up folk before the adventure's release.In Call of Cthulhu, players step into the...

 
 
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The Birds is the dumbest horror movie concept ever

Picture this: [INT. 1962, Universal lot, Burbank, CA. Board meeting. Overworked studio execs fumbling paper, looking nervous.] EXEC 1: We’re all dry. We’ve got a big gap next spring, no way of filling it, what the heck are we...

 
 
 
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Cozy up to the dead with these recent Switch releases

According to Irish folklore, Samhain is the day on the calendar when doorways between the land of the living and the land of the dead and other regions of the supernatural open at their widest. Over time, the day morphed into what we now ca...

 
 
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Fortnitemares trailer brings the boogieman to Battle Royale

Epic Games has released details of its plans for Fortnite's Halloween-themed event, Fortnitemares, bringing PvE elements, new weapons and challenges to the battle royale phenomenon.Fortnitemares, (or the much less interestingly titles "Upda...

 
 
 
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Halloween slashes the competition with best franchise opening

While this is about as surprising as Michael Myers killing people, Halloween came in at the top of the box office, knocking off Venom which had held the top spot for the past two weeks. Coming in at $77.5 million, this is the best opening w...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Halloween comes early to Team Fortress 2

Game developers have begun kicking off their Halloween events early to allow for ample playtime, and that even goes for Valve this year. Team Fortress 2 is on its tenth Scream Fortress event, a fact I didn't particularly care to know but no...

 
 
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Free Halloween DLC bundle available for Hitman today

There's one more reason to fear the shadows this Halloween, as developer IO Interactive has dropped a free DLC bundle for its episodic stealth series Hitman, adding 47 to the roster of boogeyman out to get you this October.Available today a...

 
 
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Review: Halloween

Like all slasher franchises, Halloween has had its ups and downs over the years. Sure there's something to appreciate in even the worst of the eight original films and two Rob Zombie reboots, but it's hard to argue that the franch...

 
 
 
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Destiny's Festival of the Lost looks like a spooky good time

Destiny celebrates Halloween tomorrow, as its Festival of the Lost event runs October 16 through November 6. That's a long time to push through the Haunted Forest and to earn unsettling masks. Last week, we detailed everything we knew...

 
 
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Destiny 2's Halloween festivities include a Haunted Forest

I mostly just associate the Festival of the Lost with spooky masks, but for this year's Halloween celebration in Destiny 2, Bungie is sweetening the deal a bit. There's a new limited-time activity that sounds like a neat extension of the In...

 
 
 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Costume party

When it comes to October, it's pretty easy to come up with an idea for Bloggers Wanted. Halloween presents a lot of options. People will start playing horror games and marathon scary movies, but then there's the ultimate question for the da...

 
 
 




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TheIntern

Played a handful of demos last Swarm the City is a personal Rabbit Hole is Silent Hill if the evil presence of the town was Death Trash was Tormented Souls looked great but a weird You should play Dread

 
Kerrik52

Ive messed around with Typhon powers a bit and tried Kinetic Blast feels like Thankfully, Mooncrash is hard enough to match Having runs in a roguelite with permanence is a genius Really makes decisions

 
Hypno

Taking a shitpost break to say Narita Boy is pretty great and its criminal how few people know about it

 
ShadeOfLight

I fucked Heres some more Metroid Dread art to make it up to All-time favorite Samus art in the

 
GoofierBrute

Tried to get the Skyward Sword joy-cons and Metroid Dread, but they sold out before I could get them (Godamnit Oh well, at least I got the Dread the

 
NeoTurbo

Welp, Im hooked on CrossCode Its plot immediately sucked me in, and the setting vaguely reminds me of that one arc in Combat is also way more engaging (and challenging) then I was Still doing quests in Rookie Harbor

 
Trevlyn

Metroid Dredge got me in the mood to do another run through of I love the atmosphere, forgot how linear it can be

 
dephoenix

Dont expect much else from me but Metroid Dread This is my life

 
RiffRaff

Anyone play Persona Strikers on Im curious about your handheld mode Sometimes the small screen was a bit too cluttered in AoC but Would you say the same about Strikers?

 
Mamekuma

Sandra Oh is quickly becoming one of my favorite A-list voice actors of the past few Between She-Ra (Castaspella) and Invincible (Debbie), I hope she gets more roles, maybe in She brings a certain tone that I find really appealing

 
 

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