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Dragon Quest XI on Switch earns the Definitive in its title

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age (DQXI) was one of my favorite titles from last year, a gorgeous throwback to earlier games in the long-running RPG franchise. That said, the version we got here in the West was somewhat compromised ...

 
 
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I'm glad I got one of those SNES controllers for Switch

I skipped the NES gamepads for Nintendo Switch, but those new SNES controllers? I couldn't resist! If you were lucky enough to place an order in time (not only are quantities limited, but you also need to be a Nintendo Switch Online subscri...

 
 
 
 
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The Force is strong with Star Wars Pinball on Switch

For a little over a decade now, Zen Studios has been perfecting its craft at making pinball games. Starting with Pinball FX on Xbox 360 all the way back in 2007, the studio has seemingly not stopped finding ways to adapt different propertie...

 
 
 
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Celeste's Chapter 9 DLC is here to kick your butt

Celeste originally released in January of 2018 to almost resounding critical praise, and today, its final batch of DLC is dropping in the form of Chapter 9. I’ve always considered myself pretty decent at twitch platformers, but these ...

 
 
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The Sims 4: Realm of Magic is like Harry Potter meets The CW

God help me I've gotten back into The Sims this year. Sure it doesn't completely make up for a lack of regular Sim-verse games (can we get another SimAnt please?), but Sims 4 has come a long way since its launch, which includes oodles of DL...

 
 
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Uh huh ahh uh ahh uh (Banjo in Smash is another homerun)

Banjo Kazooie's entrance in Super Smash Bros. is more than justified. Not only did the duo grace the Nintendo 64 with one of its most iconic games, but in recent years, Microsoft has been playing nice with Nintendo to the point wh...

 
 
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Final Fantasy VIII still rules and I don't care who knows it

9/9/99 was a pretty special day. I distinctly remember going to my local EBX (an offshoot of Electronics Boutique, a GameStop division) to not only pick up a Dreamcast, but a copy of Final Fantasy VIII. And the thing is, while a new system ...

 
 
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Trine 4 is a whimsical return to form for the series

When I was first sold on Trine, all I needed to hear is that it was vaguely similar to The Lost Vikings. I sought it out that very day. Over time, the magic of Trine kind of waned a bit, and the dream almost came crashing down entirely...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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So far, The Surge 2 dunks on the original game

There wasn't one particular reason why I put down Deck13's The Surge after a few sessions close to its 2017 launch: there were too many to count. As their sci-fi follow-up to Lords of the Fallen and their second foray into the "Souls" ...

 
 
 
 




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Despite the theme of Darling in the Franxx, the piloting setup used in the mechs is illogical and A side by side setup, with both pilots sitting upright on the same couch would be better and still allow for the theme of the

 
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Canadian joke: One-two-three cat and Un-deux-trois cat have a race across a One-two-three cat won because

 
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Anyone else feel like Yaluza 0 is a bit too long? Like, the Walmart clerk minigame was a fun distraction for a few dozen hours, but now that Im filing out tax paperwork for Kiryus extended family I wonder if its going a bit too

 
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Im a little salty that Beamdog is charging CAD for the physical ports of Baldurs Gate and Planescape/Icewind Theyre essentially the mobile ports, which are selling for per game on the 4 y/o port of 20 y/o

 
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In other sale news, Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection is going for $18 on I hope it stays that price until I get paid next!

 
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