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Review: Eiyu*Senki - The World Conquest (PC)

When a Japanese adult game's naughty parts are cut from the console release, there are some instances where it retains its charm. This shows that the product can stand on its own two feet. After I turned Zipang into the strongest natio...

 
 
 
 
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Google Play Japan awards Fire Emblem Heroes Best Game 2017

When tactical-RPG Fire Emblem Heroes first launched in February of this year, it made almost three million dollars in revenue on its first day. Since then, the spin-off title has gone from strength-to-strength, raking in a cool 270 million ...

 
 
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Tom Clancy's The Division free to play on PC this weekend

Have you always wanted to try out Tom Clancy's The Division but never found the opportunity in the one and a half years since its release? Well now you can, gratis, as the Ubisoft shooter is free to play, this weekend, for PC gamers.Startin...

 
 
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A quick guide to the Fire Emblem series

Fire Emblem. One of the most puzzling Nintendo franchises for sure. Most people's first experience with the series was Super Smash Bros. Melee on the GameCube, which included Marth and Roy. Neither of their games released out...

 
 
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Fire Emblem anime hits the rumor mill

With the recent release of Fire Emblem Heroes on mobile devices, Lucina from Fire Emblem: Awakening will be included in the game and was updated with a new design and new artwork. But it turns out a potential teaser was included within her ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is getting a season pass

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle drops on the Nintendo Switch later this month, and I'm more excited about a game with that title than I ever dreamed possible. We now have news that Mario's crossover with the Rabbids will include a season pas...

 
 
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PSA: LawBreakers suffers from stuttering on PS4

For anyone looking to nab LawBreakers on PS4 today, just be aware that the game currently suffers from some stuttering issues. While this is only coming from one source, its hard to argue with raw metrics that point out the issue. The devel...

 
 
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XCOM 2: War of the Chosen has a 26% off pre-order deal for PC

Update: Deals on War of the Chosen has been reduced now that the game is about to come out. Pricing updated below. Did you pickup a cheap copy of XCOM 2 during the Steam Summer sale and speed run through the game already? Those craving more...

 
 
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Free 'director's cut' update coming to Chroma Squad

Behold Studios has announced a free update coming to the PC version of their tactical role-playing game, Chroma Squad. For those unfamiliar, Chroma Squad follows a group stunt actors who decided to strike out on their own and make a Power R...

 
 
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Review: God Wars: Future Past

When last folks heard about God Wars: Future Past, its subtitle was God Wars: Beyond Time. Whatever the real motivation for the change, I think the new, current subtitle is a bit more appropriate.  Playing God Wars feels like step...

 
 
 
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Bohemia's new tactical shooter Argo launches for free in June

Arma studio Bohemia Interactive is cooking up a tactical five-on-five first-person shooter called Argo. In and of itself, that isn't unexpected or even all that noteworthy, but the fact that it's free-to-play without microtransations or "an...

 
 
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Shadow Tactics on consoles is a nice surprise

Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun is perhaps the coolest stealth game I'm not currently playing. It's a real-time tactical game set during Japan's Edo period in which you manage a five-person team, figuring out when and where to best mak...

 
 
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Space sim Starpoint Gemini 2 free to own on Steam

I don't know about you, but I like starting the week off with a free game that I in all likelihood will never get around to playing, much less downloading. This week, that game is the tactical space simulator Starpoint Gemini 2. It's free t...

 
 
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Review: Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception

"Utawarerumono" is a bit of a mouthful, even for folks who can speak Japanese, and probably even more so for those who can't. In fact, mispronouncing the title as "Underwater Ray Romano" was a big meme of the mid-2000s for a certain segment...

 
 




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Thinking about recording some Lets Plays for fun once m laptop is Either MH3rd, LeafGreen Nuzlock, Sonic Mania or About language, pt-br seems the obvious choice as my spoken english is far from ideal, but I wish I could share my stuff

 
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I made a Matcha pancake in my rice cooker!! It wasnt as good as I was hoping but it worked and was a cooked I also made a 3-egg-and-nothing-else omelette thing that turned out REALLY good and fluffy despite it being nothing but 3

 
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Speaking of jobs, Im realizing the trash job at the airport seems like an all around better than my supervisor It starts at what I make after 2 1/2 years working here, think Im gonna

 
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