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Review: Gears 5

It was the best of Gears, it was the worst of Gears. It was an amplification of everything every Gears before did well, and it was a maturation of everything those same games struggled with. It was an identity crisis, a dysmorphic preoccupa...

 
 
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Review: Borderlands 3

I have a complicated history with Borderlands, and I suspect that's a fairly common experience. Okay, so it's not all that complicated but bear with me. I wasn't super into the first game. Sue me! "Better with friends" is an idiom/crutch th...

 
 
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Review: Daemon X Machina

Adequately creating a mecha action game seems like an absolutely daunting task. Years of anime shows like Gundam and Genesis Climber MOSPEADA have enriched our imaginations of what action combat would look like if these ...

 
 
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Review: Sega Genesis Mini

I was very lucky to have the friends and relatives I had growing up. Although my parents could only afford the occasional console, I had the opportunity to experience pretty much every device (including ill-fated ones like the Wonderswan an...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Monster Hunter World: Iceborne

With Monster Hunter: World last year, the adrenaline-pumping series finally managed to break through for me, and – given what a colossal sales success the game has become for Capcom – plenty of other would-be players. It's not ...

 
 
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Super Smash Bros. has become 'Video Games: The Video Game'

The announcement that SNK's Terry Bogard is coming to Smash was met with polarized responses. Fans of Himbo's and the King of Fighters series were overjoyed, while fans of not-those-things were somewhat irritated, decrying Terry as just "Ke...

 
 
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Review: Catherine: Full Body

Atlus is one hell of a company. Following up on its success with the Persona, Shin Megami Tensei, and Etrian Odyssey series, the publisher decided to release a little old game about climbing blocks in a nightmarish hellscape and naviga...

 
 
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Review: River City Girls

A lot of things blew up big in the late '80s: Bermuda shorts, TMNT, those shirts that changed colour when you got hot, displaying your sweat stains to the world. Also popular, as far as video games were concerned, was the scrolling bea...

 
 
 
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All the big headlines from today's Nintendo Direct

Other video game companies have gotten into devising their own pre-recorded announcement streams in recent years, but there's no beating the good old Nintendo Direct format when Nintendo is on-point. Today's presentation was just under 40 m...

 
 
 
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Sony debuts collectible 'Only on PlayStation' game covers

Sony is celebrating a select group of PlayStation 4 games that helped "define a generation" of gaming by introducing stylized new "Only on PlayStation" cover art, and the results are just lovely. I could even see a few of these bespoke sle...

 
 
 
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WWE star Asuka opens YouTube gaming channel 'KanaChan TV'

WWE superstar and long-time video game fan Asuka has started her own YouTube gaming channel, where it appears she will be uploading videos of her adventures on titles old and new.The SmackDown star first set fans' tongues wagging last week,...

 
 
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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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Review: Life is Strange 2: Episode 4: Faith

[You can read reviews for past episodes here: Episode 1, Episode 2, Episode 3.] Sean Diaz is beaten and bloody and beaten and bruised and beaten and broken. If we're chasing alliteration, blind too -- at least partially. The conclusion to E...

 
 
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Review: Control

Synchronicity is a theme, or at least a phenomenon, that's used in Control. Through its elaborate and convoluted story, it's established that spectacular results can be achieved when distant and separate things are attuned to one another. T...

 
 
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Review: Astral Chain

When Astral Chain kicked off with a janky vehicle section, I was worried. Then the toilet fairy came. Then the insane mechanical depth we'd expect out of Platinum. Then I got to moonlight as an office mascot named Lappy who helped out ...

 
 
 
 
 




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Daemon X Machina"MATT DAEMON"

 

Sega Genesis Mini"Seeeeeegggaaaa (mini)"

 

Creature in the Well"I don't like sand..."

 

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I tried to use the 7th heaven ff7 mod manager, followed the guide and everything until it was all correct, finally hit launch only for Norton to fuck it up and quarantine and important I restored it but now it wont Thanks

 
Kevin Mersereau

Yall might not have noticed, but the sidebar is finally fixed! Thank Sam! Hes part of the tech team, and hes da man! (You can now click on cblogs via the sidebar and images load properly! Baby steps!) If anything else is acting funky, hit me up here!

 
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Today ended with sweaty double I aint gonna be forgetting this for a

 
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Warchief Orgrim Dooomhammer ordered me to destroy the puny human alliance, and thats exactly what I Warcraft 2s Orc campaign is done as Onward to Beyond the Dark Portal!

 
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Looks like it’s time to smash my husband’s PlayStation with a Thanks Facebook

 
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I made a dumb I got my next project after the iron warriors are

 
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Nobody is talking about the absolute wizardry of Borderlands 3s new instancing working in split My friend and I playing the exact same game on the same tv are looking at the same chest and each half of the screen has different loot! MAGIC!

 
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What the Hell was the flying robot thing on the cover of SimCity 2000?

 
 

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