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Review: Blade Strangers

Crossover ventures are always a pretty good idea from a marketing standpoint. By combining the popular characters of a variety of brands, you chance the opportunity to pull together fans from multiple franchises, all vying to see their favo...

 
 
 
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Repentance will be The Binding of Isaac's final DLC expansion

A couple of days after the surprise announcement of The Binding of Isaac: Repentance, creator Edmund McMillan took to twitter to briefly confirm what, indeed, the title was.According to McMillan, Repentance will be the final DLC for The Bin...

 
 
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Crystal Crisis is worthy replacement for Puzzle Fighter

As somebody who covers plenty of mobile games, I've seen my fair share of copycats. When some type of game makes it big, a flood of imitators is not far behind. It's disheartening to see, but sometimes it's absolutely necessary. When lookin...

 
 
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Nicalis teases Ikaruga physical release on Switch

Switch physical releases are all the rage, within the Switch community at least. Publishers aren't huge on them as indicated by many instances where they skipped over them entirely, or lamented on the "Switch tax," or the extra cost associa...

 
 
 
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Review: Code of Princess EX

2018 for the Nintendo Switch will be remembered as the year of the ports. Dragon Quest Builders, Bayonetta 1 & 2, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, Captain Toad, Super Meat Boy and so many more have made the jump from whereever...

 
 
 
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Review: Ikaruga (Switch)

Ikaruga is one of the purest gaming experiences out there. It's a brutally difficult shoot-'em-up, the kind of short-but-sweet game that takes a clever mechanic, explores it to its full extent, and doesn't pack on any unwanted fat. You coul...

 
 
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Shovel Knight to strike the earth in Blade Strangers

Just in case you were somehow still on the fence, Shovel Knight will be joining the roster of Nicalis' crossover fighter Blade Strangers. We're still only a few days off of the announcement of Gunvolt, Quote, and Isaac yet Nicalis keeps sur...

 
 
 
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Isaac is naked as the day he was born in Blade Strangers

Over the past two days, Nicalis dropped two new trailers for its upcoming crossover fighter Blade Strangers that confirmed Quote from Cave Story and Gunvolt from Azure Striker Gunvolt will be playable characters in the game. The hits just k...

 
 
 
 
 
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The Switch is still scheduled to be skewered by 1001 Spikes

When people argue about game difficulty, most of the time what they're really arguing about is if said game was properly marketed to the same people who would end up enjoying it. Cuphead looks like a cute, simple 2D platformer, but it's act...

 
 
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Why did The End is Nigh on Switch keep all the f-bombs?

The "Hang in there" kitten became a cultural icon for a reason. Sure, many say they only liked the poster ironically, but whether we want to admit it or not, the image of an innocent, desperate little animal hanging onto life by one paw is...

 
 
 
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VVVVVV lands on Nintendo Switch with local co-op

I've strategically fallen my way through Terry Cavanagh's darling platformer VVVVVV countless times before, but what's one more gravity-shifting romp? The game is out today on Nintendo Switch and this version sports a two-player cooperative...

 
 
 
 
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VVVVVV will be invert-jumping its way to Switch next month

The absolutely wonderful VVVVVV will be heading to Nintendo Switch on November 17, Nicalis announced today. The game will run at 60 FPS and include a bunch of graphical filters to shake things up along with a multiplayer mode (that is aweso...

 
 
 
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Cave Story+ adds co-op on Nintendo Switch next week

The main reason I wanted to get Cave Story+ on Nintendo Switch was the promise of two-player co-op. As these things often go, I grew restless and ended up buying the game early, working my up to Curly Brace before forcing myself to stop pla...

 
 




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Electric Reaper

Why does the Ace Combat series love the F-22 Raptor so much?

 
Spoopyluso

Yeah, I guess dark souls was an ok game (Not shown in picture my digital downloads of bb and ds1, or my other two copies of ds1 that I lend out)

 
El Catrin de la Fiesta

Ive never played any of the Skate games before, but they look REALLY neat and it infuriates me that EA currently doesnt want to do anything with it, simply because it aint

 
MeanderBot

Update on the Dtoid Halloween sticker: Got an email saying that theyre scheduled to print on the The promotion promised shipment before the 24th, so well see if that Gonna be tight to get them to everyone else before

 
ShadeOfLight

So it turns out that in Europe you cant get digital Starlink for 60 The standard edition is already 80, and the deluxe is And thats before exchange Thats cute, Ubisoft; Guess Im not taking a chance on your new IP

 
Gus TT Showbiz

The doctor couldnt transfer the organs because he didnt have the guts to do (TGIF everyone!)

 
Shoggoth2588

Wooooooo Dark Souls!! Current boss order: Asylum Demon 0 Taurus Demon 0 Bell Gargoyles 1 Moonlight Butterfly the Butterfly killed me It kept using magic needles and those are hard for me to

 
taterchimp

Anyone need an antique Egg of the King?

 
Isuma

Apparently not a single store in my town has Soulcalibur And my copy will arrive only by the end of the Really bummed about

 
 

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