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Review: Treachery in Beatdown City

In an age where games often come as a form of escapism, it's interesting to see one built around an over-the-top brawler intertwined with today's social realities. However, Treachery in Beatdown City does just that -- it's a beat-'em-up str...

 
 
 
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Review: Bloodroots

Okay, if I grab the hammer from that stump I can use it to take out two of those mooks guarding the shish kebab, then dash past the crush traps. The guy at the end of the trap line is wearing a pool floatie as armor, so I'll have to use a r...

 
 
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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3's X-Men DLC drops December 23

I didn't necessarily expect to see a Nintendo Switch logo pop up during the first reveal of The Game Awards 2019. The next batch of DLC for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order is all about the X-Men (as it should be!). The second ex...

 
 
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The Takeover is the latest game in The Baz extended universe

There's never been a better time to be a fan of 2D, multi-plane beat 'em ups. With the Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle, River City Girls, Fight 'N Rage, Streets of Red already out, Castle Crashers making a comeback this year, and Streets of ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Seven minutes of Streets of Rage 4 footage isn't enough

If it wasn't clear enough from my preview at PAX East this year, I'm eagerly anticipating Streets of Rage 4. Every new bit of information we get for the game just makes me want it more. I want to play it so badly that I might actually die ...

 
 
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Review: RAD

RAD provides an alternate history where at some point in the mid-eighties, the world was annihilated in nuclear hellfire. Eventally, survivors managed to scrape together enough remnants of civilization to start rebuilding society. Cult...

 
 
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Who do you have on your Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 team?

I wasn't going to get Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, at least not at launch. I barely paid any attention to the game leading up to its release, and I'm not particularly attached to the series like many of you are. But when the big day arrived ...

 
 
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DotEmu confirms Yuzo Koshiro for Streets of Rage 4 soundtrack

DotEmu has confirmed that acclaimed composer Yūzō Koshiro will be returning to compose Streets of Rage 4's soundtrack. Along with him, Motohiro Kawashima (another artist instrumental in the Streets of Rage 2's soundtrack) will be on boar...

 
 
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Review: Stranger Things 3: The Game

Stranger Things 3: The Game is a note-for-note retelling of Stranger Things season three, released day and date with the popular Netflix series. If you haven't seen it, Stranger Things (the show) draws influence from sev...

 
 
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Review: The Friends of Ringo Ishikawa

High school is typically one of the most confusing times in a person's life. Unsure of what your future will be and how you fit into the world, teens deal with existentialism in various ways. Some stick to studying and become straight-A stu...

 
 
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198X takes you back to '80s arcades

I'm gonna break away from my normal shtick of weird shit and animals for something a little more grounded, but no less esoteric. Growing up playing video games in public, in arcades, now counts as esoteric, right? 198X looks to tickle that ...

 
 
 
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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 brings the X-Men back in a big way

For many of us, X-Men and gaming go hand-in-hand, whether you grew up in the arcades, on 16-bit consoles, or with newer systems. As such, it's particularly lovely to see the old gang get back together for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Bla...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Sign me up for Castle Crashers on Switch

[Update: In addition to the Switch tease, there's also a nod to Castle Crashers on PS4.] The thought hadn't crossed my mind lately, but yeah, Castle Crashers would rule pretty hard on Nintendo Switch. In a tweet today, The Behemoth seemed t...

 
 
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Review: Yakuza Kiwami

Remakes in the gaming space have kind of gone the way of the dodo. With HD remasters being a lot easier to produce, most publishers don’t feel the need to commission full-on restorations of their back catalogs anymore. The last time w...

 
 
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Ape Out pushed back to late-February release

Ape Out, a Devolver Digital joint that puts players in the skull-crushing hands of a big ol' gorilla, will release on February 28 instead of next week. It's coming to PC and Switch.  Look, I could sit here and smash my fingers all over...

 
 




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Borderlands 3: Guns, Love, and Tentacles"More fun than Yog-Sothoth at a party"

 

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Sweaty Dungus

Is there an existing Animal Crossing dtoid discord community out there? It’d be nice to have a small community to play the turnip game

 
Kerrik52

I beat Deaths As an RPG, its kinda crap, but the bosses and areas you explore are really Im curious about the big update thats in development, as its basically gonna rework the whole game and add Metroidvania

 
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Man, this new Testament album fucking shreds! This track reminds me of something straight from The Ritual, and I LOVE that about That solo straight up gives me

 
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This is the PS5 Looks about what youd expect, with some stuff moved Glad theyre not abandoning the light bar!

 
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TheLimoMaker

I ordered Persona 5: Royal because Im an Ive only just started listening to the soundtrack and damn, how did they make an already perfect OST even better?

 
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