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Samurai Shodown's Nakoruru takes flight with her own trailer

SNK has released the first character trailer for their upcoming Samurai Shodown release. Straight out of the gate we get to see one of the franchise' classic heroes, the petite Nakoruru, step back into the arena.Accompanied as always by her...

 
 
 
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I'm not really feeling Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

It's hard to believe that the metroidvania genre nearly died a decade ago. With Konami and Nintendo basically moving on from the likes of Castlevania and Metroid, it fell on indie developers to continue the legacies that those series starte...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Dangerous Driving may finally resurrect Burnout

The once proud Burnout series is not likely to make a comeback anytime soon. EA may have released a remastered version of Burnout Paradise last year, but arcade racers seem to have fallen out of style with the general public. That's a real ...

 
 
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Enter the abstract void of Amid Evil's finale

While I've personally gushed over it a few times, Destructoid hasn't done a proper preview for New Blood Interactive's Amid Evil. To give you a quick rundown, think a modern take on Heretic and you'll be pretty close to what the game is try...

 
 
 
 
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Meet Merrill Grambell, the first bot to host a PAX panel

Last week at PAX East, I ended up on a panel with the developers of Soda Drinker Pro, one of the producers of Home Movies, and a talented stand-up comedian. The panel was moderated by a Max Headroom-style virtual host named Merrill Gr...

 
 
 
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Outer Wilds is No Man's Sky meets Groundhog Day

My very last stop of another great year at PAX East was to check out Outer Wilds over at Annapurna's booth. I hadn't heard much about Outer Wilds since back in 2018, but a space exploration game scaled down from the massive undertakings of ...

 
 
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The spirit of LucasArts lives on with 3 Minutes to Midnight

The point-and-click adventure genre has slowly been coming back into prominence over the last console generation. Starting with revivals of old LucasArts games from Telltale, the legendary Secret of Monkey Island got an HD port in 2009 and ...

 
 
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Manage your own interstellar gas station in Cosmo's Quickstop

Cosmo's Quickstop was certainly one of the more manic games I played on the PAX East floor, and in a good way. As the newest employee of an interstellar gas station, my job was to multi-task across customer needs including pumping spaceship...

 
 
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Nurture your own bird in Falcon Age

I've been following Falcon Age for some time ever since its bird GIFs on Twitter started making the rounds, boasting an adorable baby bird bouncing around and wearing miniature hats atop a gloved hand. I was certainly not disappointed ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 




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Akavit and Ancho Reyes kind of Because fuck it, am i rite?

 
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What I like about Ghost of Tsushima is that it allows me to get my Miyamoto Usagi on and wander the countryside getting into tiny

 
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theres a bluray of the handmaiden with 20 extra minutes and its not available in region 1 and i just have to say thats some fuckin Criterion or someone, please help

 
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Reminder for anyone doing the Missions for the Mario pins: Signing up for the Splatfest Challenge online counts as a I dont think you have to actually have Splatoon 2 to sign

 
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Finally a post on how progression carryover works in Hitman God I love these

 
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After a conversation with my friends, Ive grown curious enough about Space Runaway Ideon that I actually want to check it Anyone have some advice on finding a decent, legal way to watch it?

 
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You know, Genshin Impact is fun and all that, and it has scratched that itch i had for a new Tales But now in 2021 i really want a new Tales! I want a game with anime tropes, angst, annoying talking animals and a score by Motoi Sakuraba!

 
 

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