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Genshin Impact will get controller support for iOS devices

If you're a Genshin Impact player who chose iPhone as your platform of choice, then it could be time to give your tired, jabbing fingertips a rest. Developer miHoYo has revealed that it is beavering away on an update that will bring control...

 
 
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2020 saw U.S. players spend almost $57 billion on gaming

For most of us, 2020 was far too miserable to note. But one field that did see an upturn in fortunes in the past 12 months - at least in a financial sense - is the U.S. gaming industry, which raked in a record-breaking total of $56.9 billio...

 
 
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505 Games acquires Puzzle Quest developer Infinity Plus Two

505 Games has expanded its portfolio of business ventures this week, with the news that – via parent company Digital Bros – the publisher has purchased mobile gaming studio Infinity Plus Two, best known for its work on popular g...

 
 
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Dark FMV mystery Erica is now available on iOS

If you haven't checked out Flavourworks' interactive live-action mystery Erica, then you can now take her dark journey with you on the bus, to the supermarket, or even to the bathroom, thanks to this brand new mobile port, available right n...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Super Meat Boy Forever

2010 was a reckoning. It was a year that saw the gaming market explode with a bevy of independently produced titles. In forgotten scenes reminiscent of the "bedroom programming" days of the late-'80s/early-'90s, talented coders from around ...

 
 
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Review: Alba: A Wildlife Adventure

One of the trends I saw on social media in the lead-up to the new year was a pledge by people to be "better" in 2021. To be more kind, more thoughtful, more patient, and more forgiving. Basically, taking the negative energy 2020 gave us and...

 
 
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Meet Genshin Impact's charming cryo-archer, Ganyu

miHoYo has posted a lovely teaser trailer introducing us to the next hero headed to its ever-evolving RPG Genshin Impact, which is practically printing money at a phenomenal rate. The relaxing video takes us on a stroll with Ganyu, a charmi...

 
 
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Minecraft Earth will no longer be playable as of June 30

Not that I was paying much attention to how well Minecraft Earth was or was not faring, but the idea of a Minecraft rendition of Pokémon Go's winning augmented-reality formula seemed like a no-brainer, and it's surprising to hear th...

 
 
 
 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best Mobile Game of 2020 goes to...

I'm going to be honest with you: this wasn't even a close vote. While mobile platforms saw a large variety of great games throughout 2020, there was just no topping the worldwide phenomenon that is Genshin Impact. Dismissed as a mere Breath...

 
 
 
 
 
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Latest Mario Kart Tour event focuses on Best Gal Rosalina

Nintendo's mobile racer Mario Kart Tour is winding up the year with a celebration of one of the Super Mario franchise's most-popular princesses. The Rosalina Tour offers players a new opportunity to bag previously released skins for the sta...

 
 
 
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Nominees for Destructoid's Best Mobile Game of 2020

It honestly didn't make a lot of sense to engage in mobile gaming this year. After all, the appeal of gaming on your iPhone or Android device ties into the fact you can play wherever you are. At the office, on the train, in the waiting room...

 
 
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Ninja Chowdown is just like a donut: cheap and satisfying

For a little over a month now, I've been on a diet and a fairly restrictive one at that. It's probably not the wisest thing to do during the season of gingerbread cookies and figgy pudding, but, somehow, I've stuck with it for longer than a...

 
 
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Genshin Impact Version 1.2 details new Dragonspine map

Yesterday saw miHiYo finally drop the trailer for Genshin Impact's highly anticipated Version 1.2 update. Said update, which launches on December 23, will add a new map and other content to the mobile and console gacha title. The new map, "...

 
 
 
 
 




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RiffRaff

Out of curiosity, do you all still preorder games? I do often and will continue to do Especially for indies where that early sales boost is a big boon to the I also find it convenient especially when shipping is

 
Just Aaron

Woo hoo! First time getting the featured comment! Feels like I`ve joined an exclusive club for the I wonder who has the world record for most featured My guess is Isay

 
Slimybear245

I thought this was a fan dub taking the piss out of the ainme(never watched it or heard of it before) but no seems to have been real and nothing like the Japense script at kinda entertaining mainly that the dialogue comes off so weird

 
Derpunkel

Got Like a Dragon as a (late) Christmas present! And theres room for another Ruy Ga Gotoku studio game on the

 
NeoTurbo

Mikes Dead Space post got me thinking, what videogame enemy did/do you find the most terrifying? Whether its for gameplay reasons, enemy design or whatever doesnt For example enemies that like to SUDDENLY speed toward you usually freak me

 
fordPrefect

I continue to level up by plunging my arm deep into the anuses of giant pigs with hundreds of eyes, deftly mirroring my real

 
Mike Sounders

Everytime I see a room of dead bodies in Dead Space and theres an infector trying to turn them into necromorphs

 
hlarge4

Three books down so far this year! Dune, Dune Messiah and Children of Ive read the first multiple times, the second only once before, and the third Looking forward to the rest of the canon Oh, and you should read them,

 
Seymour

Looking forward to a *completely controversy-free* January 20th! :D

 
 

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