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Review: Nantucket

A few months back I read a book about whaling in the 19th century called The North Water. It was dark, grisly, and at times made it hard to continue because of its graphic imagery. I also couldn't put it down so after it was finished I was ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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There's a happy ending for the missing SNES package

I'm sure we could all use some good news today. Last week we told you about a missing package containing somewhere around $10,000 worth of PAL format Super Nintendo (SNES) games. The package was on its way to archivist and game historian By...

 
 
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It's not looking good for the missing $10,000 SNES package

Earlier this week, we reported on a missing shipment of 100 classic Super Nintendo (SNES) games that went missing on their way to an archivist in New Jersey. There's been some movement in the case since then, but unfortunately, the news isn...

 
 
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$10,000 worth of SNES history is missing

Amateur game historian Byuu has suffered a huge setback in his efforts to digitally preserve the entire Super Nintendo (SNES) library after a package containing 100 cartridges was lost in transit. The box contained somewhere between $7500 a...

 
 
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PC platformers and pixels of the past

If you grew up playing games in the late '80s or early '90s, you remember that Mario dominated the discussion on playgrounds and after school. By some estimates, Nintendo controlled up to 90% of the home console market, and it's no wonder t...

 
 
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Carmen Sandiego caught at last

Carmen Sandiego's globe-trotting crime spree has finally come to an end, thanks to the diligent efforts of one internet sleuth.  That's what I'd say if this were a news story. What we have here instead is an amusing article by Tod...

 
 
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Review: Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII

The Romance of the Three Kingdoms. It is arguably China's most enduring work of popular fiction and the subject of countless pop-cultural adaptations in Asia. But for the better part of twenty years, English-speaking gamers have had just on...

 
 
 
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How historically accurate is Skyrim?

[Dtoid community member RedHeadPeak takes a look at the historical accuracy in Skyrim. What happens next is both entertaining and fascinating. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go write something! --Occams Ele...

 
 




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Pinstripe"Fight off your demons"

 

Rust"This is the way the world ends"

 

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition"A beautiful RTS that still holds up"

 

Secret of Mana (Remake)"Lift me up, Flammie"

 

Fe"Can't see the forest, but can see the trees"

 

Black Panther"Fight the power"

 

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Dynasty Warriors 9"Dynasty Warriors gets radio towers"

 
 
 

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Keiichi Morisato

#2Btuesday fun fact: 2Bs ass has more polygons than the entirety of Ocarina of

 
taterchimp

Remember the bug planet, Vegeta?

 
Forsaken Knight

I bought a smart It reads my heart rate and breathing among other They’re gonna know every time I visit Just like the Truman I didn’t think about it before this just got

 
Flegma

Well, I cant publish a blog for some reason I dont know: the site refuses to set it to public, and copypasting it to another blog didnt Heres the game in question,

 
Lawman

Earth Defense Force 5 is getting a crossover Starship Troopers!? Uhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh (because Im shameless, and because more people need to see this, BUMP)

 
Xeo

#ArbitraryMetalTuesday! My favorite modern thrash band, by Carlos Cruzs drumming on this album/song is near

 
On Air Fish

#PupToid

 
bong264 from distant Coorhagen

So in the new HD version of AoE that came out they added small narrations to the When I leave the game the narrator fucking guilts me for leaving!? talking about how my tribe starved to death and was wiped out and shit! aww I love this game :D

 
Lawman

Definitely need to keep street fighting and monster hunting They dont work especially well Didnt stop me from ending a Great Jagras life and being a total asshole about it, BUMP FOR GREAT JUSTICE!

 
dephoenix

#2BTuesday #MakeGundyEitherHappyOrMadICanNeverTellHowHeWillReactToTheseThings

 
 

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