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Review: Days Gone

Days Gone feels like it's a few years too late. Nothing against zombie media, despite the currently dangerous saturation levels, but it's something you'd typically see released around the height of Walking Dead's popularity: before the show...

 
 
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Review: Imperator: Rome

This review will be pretty simple if you fit a certain niche criteria. Did you enjoy past Paradox grand strategy games? Do you enjoy ancient history? Is the only thing holding you back from becoming a dictator a lack of power? If you answer...

 
 
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Review: Mortal Kombat 11

In over 30 years of playing video games, there is no franchise I have spent more time with than Mortal Kombat. It dates back to 1992, with your boy plugging credits into an arcade that had so few buttons installed that we didn't even have L...

 
 
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Review: SteamWorld Quest

Image & Form is on a roll. While a lot of developers would suffer from mostly sticking to the same universe for nearly a decade, the talented Swedish studio has managed to straddle multiple genres (tower defense, action, strategy) under...

 
 
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Review: Anno 1800

I've never understood math. I was terrible at it in school - I had to take remedial summer math classes before I could be admitted into my high school - and ever since I've either shied away from any pastime involving calculation, or when i...

 
 
 
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Review: Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy!

Have you ever been enraptured by a single image from a video game? Just one shot, one minuscule slice of a final product that you just can't take eyes off of, that lives in your brain for days or even weeks after? I've had my fair share. Th...

 
 
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Review: World War Z

Several years ago I read an article which put forth the notion that zombie media tends to do better when Republicans are in office, while vampires fare better when Democrats control the White House. That's the only reason I can think of why...

 
 
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Review: Overcooked 2 - Campfire Cook Off

If Ghost Town Games keeps the hits coming, I'll keep turning up. Overcooked 2 was already a co-op staple in this household, but with continued support through patches and DLC in recent months, the lovingly hectic cooking game has risen to g...

 
 
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Review: Vaporum

I feel like grid-based dungeon crawlers are few and far between these days. With the exception of a wide array of Etrian Odyssey games available on the 3DS, it can be a particularly tough itch to scratch.  Fatbot Games' Vaporum, h...

 
 
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Review in Progress: Anno 1800

A confession: In my entire life, I have never played a single Anno game.  Oh sure, I am, at least, aware of the Anno series. The long-running strategy franchise is terrifically influential to many PC gamers, and it's hard not ...

 
 
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Review: Earth Defense Force (EDF): Iron Rain

We've officially reached the point where EDF games are not only consistently released in the west, but get a simultaneous worldwide release, starting with Earth Defense Force: Iron Rain. As it turns out blasting giant bugs isn't j...

 
 
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Review: Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid

When Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers hit U.K. television - back in the days when we got everything years late - it became an overnight phenomenon. Not for me, to be fair, as I'd already discovered FMV games and Space Hulk girls and booze... Y...

 
 
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Review: Dragon Marked for Death

Dragon Marked for Death is a game Destructoid has been talking about for a very long time. We first got wind of it in 2011, when it was revealed the game would be coming out for the then-new Nintendo 3DS following a platform change. After t...

 
 
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Review: Ghost Giant

VR adventure games seem to be at their best when they let the player loose to mess with the world of their own accord. You don't lose any desired immersion when you acknowledge the player as an outside force acting as they please. In the ca...

 
 
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Review: Dangerous Driving

For the past few years, Three Fields Entertainment has been doing its damnedest to resurrect the once proud Burnout series. Starting with Danger Zone in 2017, the team started small by recreating "Crash" mode and figuring out car physics. T...

 
 
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Import Review: Super Robot Wars T

It’s a tricky thing to maintain a long-running crossover franchise. On one hand, you need to take measures in order to attract newcomers. Whether it’s changing up the roster or lowering the barrier of entry, there are steps deve...

 
 
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Review: Astro Gaming C40 TR Controller

In all my years of gaming, from the NES all the way through our current generation of consoles, there has been a single instance where I actually wore out a controller. It was the purple GameCube controller that came with my console. I put ...

 
 
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Early Access Review: The Elder Scrolls: Blades

Benjamin Franklin once wrote: Nothing is certain except death and taxes. He’s right, but in our modern era of gaming, I’d like to add one more certainty to that list: that your favorite video game franchise will one day release ...

 
 
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Early Access Review: Risk of Rain 2

When Risk of Rain 2 was announced to be in 3D instead of 2D, I wasn't sure what to think. I loved that the developers were going in a new direction with the IP, but was worried it wouldn't quite have the same panache. I was so freaking...

 
 
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Review: The Walking Dead - The Final Season: Take Us Back

And so, this is it. After four intense seasons, the series formerly known as Telltale's The Walking Dead has reached its sombre climax. We have watched lead protagonist Clementine grow from a frightened child - having endured horrors no-one...

 
 
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Review: We. The Revolution

Unlike any other medium outside of visiting a historical recreation, games afford us the unique ability to not only see but feel what it would be like to live during a pivotal moment in history. Most historical games would put you in the sh...

 
 
 
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Review: Yoshi's Crafted World

Yoshi is one of those franchises that's kind of struggled to find a place in the modern world. It's somewhere between Kirby and Mario: a mid-point of a completely entry-level platforming experience and a more normalized one. The series...

 
 
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Review: Outward

During my first ten hours in Outward, I was mauled by wolves three different times, kidnapped by bandits twice, and left shanghaied on a magic-infused mountain by a mysterious stranger. I fought subterranean monsters and laid tripwire traps...

 
 




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Days Gone"Freakin' freaker Friday"

 

Imperator: Rome"Hail! Destructoid"

 

Mortal Kombat 11"Blood Money"

 

SteamWorld Quest"No need to shuffle"

 

Anno 1800"Age of Optimization"

 

Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy!"Oh my god he's back again"

 

World War Z"Pyramid Zed"

 

Vaporum "A tower of monsters"

 
 
 

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Fivefinger Delta

I lose 99% of the time in Smash Most of the time my inputs are a confused, unintended But when I do win I like to think my losing opponent thinks of me as some unpredictable Drunken Master type of

 
Cloudman Sam

This just made me eager to see what Temmie will do in the

 
Boxman214

In my excitement to see Endgame tonight, I wrote a short blog of my dumb theories about the Come share your own wild ideas! And none of you spoil anything

 
triggerpigking

Persona 5 Royal looks pretty dang sweet, Whos planning on picking it up?, Im honestly not sure Ill get it at launch since Im not even done with the main game yet, but i think Ill get it for the new content at some

 
TysonOfTime

Its finally See you on the other side of the

 
Sharukurusu

Reading the comment section from the Days Gone review, and Im backing into the hedge like Homer

 
TheLimoMaker

The true

 
Retrofraction

Thx gonintendo for linking

 
taterchimp

What an obscure FF6 reference in the first hour of Steamworld Quest!

 
The last beserker

Im having trouble getting into Dynasty Warriors 7, the game is really repetitive and And the co-op is dull, any other Warriors games worth playing???

 
 

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