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Golden Axe to be adapted into a Japanese stage play

Golden Axe, Sega's classic scrolling brawler from 1989, is to be immortalised on stage in the form a play, written and performed by Japanese collective Spiral Chariots.The old-school arcade classic, which sees three heroes on a quest to def...

 
 
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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will be getting Labo vehicle kit support

A few months ago, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe got a surprise update that allowed for compatibility with the motorcycle accessory from Labo's "Variety Kit." With a third kit soon to hit store shelves, Nintendo is looking to further support Mario Kar...

 
 
 
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Compile Heart tease mysterious new game with bizarre video

Japanese publisher Compile Heart, seemingly on a mission to pump out games by the bucketload, have released a weird new video teasing an upcoming game announcement.The three-minute video features two masked men, Mr P. and Mr. S having a bit...

 
 
 
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Mega Man and Cuphead are getting a Funko Pop cereal

Funko Pop figures came out of literally nowhere and have ballooned into this massive sales juggernaut. With deformed interpretations of literally everything pop culture, I suppose it was only a matter of time that we'd see an officially bra...

 
 
 
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Something's weirdly amiss with this Gal Gun 2 cover sleeve

This week saw the Western release of cult upskirt-shooter Gal*Gun 2, although a weird printing error may leave you wondering what barrel-blazing title you have actually picked up.First posted by Twitter user @Luke_Balicki, the cover sleeve ...

 
 
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Some of Don't Starve's PS4 discs are missing content

Yesterday, Klei Entertainment released the Don't Starve Megapack to retail outlets for PS4 and Xbox One. The compilation was supposed to contain Don't Starve, it's DLC and Don't Starve Together, but something went wrong. Some users on the o...

 
 
 
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Witcher musical opening in Poland this November

I've only started working my way through the Witcher series this year, but even with my limited knowledge I never took Geralt for a very musical fellow. It appears despite his rather stoic demeanor, Geralt will be slaying monsters mid-song&...

 
 
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Master Chief is engraved on the inside of every Xbox One X

Look, I was a huge Halo fan growing up. I played the original trilogy of games for far too many hours, opting to kill suckers online instead of doing math homework. Today's news is, well, nothing earth-shattering, but a cute tidbit nonethel...

 
 
 
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The Navy is using Xbox controllers to make life easier

In some rather bizarre news, the Navy will be adding Xbox 360 controllers to Virginia-class submarines to make controlling the vessels' periscopes easier.  The Xbox controllers will be replacing a $38,000 joystick system designed by Lo...

 
 
 
 
 
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House GOP seems to think Nintendo was founded in 1985

House Republicans made a blog post today arguing for tax reform. While we'll stay away from the politics of the situation, we're here to call out their ability to fact check video game history. According to the post, the House GOP seem...

 
 
 
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Japanese man arrested for living in an arcade

When you were a kid, did you ever dream of living in an arcade? I imagine your fantasy was a little bit more glamorous than this story. Perhaps you thought more about all-night Street Fighter sessions and less about wedging yourself between...

 
 
 
 
 




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