The 10 greatest couples in video games

Posted 04/28 23:20 in Gaming | 0comments

The 10 greatest couples in video games

Sometimes two people just have a spark.We’ve all had moments of vicarious joy watching these couples grow close over cutscenes or in casual filler dialogue.

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Battlefield 1 has its own giant shark Easter egg, come see

Posted 04/28 22:07 in Gaming | 0comments

Battlefield 1 has its own giant shark Easter egg, come see

Everybody knows about the amazing, terrifying megalodon Easter egg in Battlefield 4 and now Battlefield 1 has its own version.The Battlefield 1 Easter Egg hunting community has discovered how to summon a shark attack in the game's "They Shall Not Pass" DLC through an extended process of finding and playing records, turning valves, and doing blood sacrifices in a puddle (like you do).

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Best PS1 games of all time

Posted 04/28 21:40 in Gaming | 0comments

Best PS1 games of all time

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of PlayStation, we've looked at the very best PS1 games of all time, and ranked them in a handy list.Sure, you may not agree with every entry, but we think that EVERYONE acknowledges that the original PlayStation was an important and well-supported console.

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Getting Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the online multiplayer? Don't forget it'll cost extra later this year

Posted 04/28 19:59 in Gaming | 0comments

Getting Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the online multiplayer? Don't forget it'll cost extra later this year

Clearly, Mario Kart is at its best on the couch (or rooftop party) with friends.But online multiplayer helps fill that gap when distance, time, and the general concept of "adulthood" interferes with gaming parties.

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Little Nightmares Nome and Statue collectibles walkthrough guide

Posted 04/28 17:58 in Gaming | 0comments

Little Nightmares Nome and Statue collectibles walkthrough guide

Crawl through the gap into the next room.In the next room, grab the fridge door and pull it open.

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The New 2DS XL's first special edition console is shiny, metallic, and all around *chef kiss*

Posted 04/28 17:04 in Gaming | 0comments

The New 2DS XL's first special edition console is shiny, metallic, and all around *chef kiss*

The New 2DS XL was just announced this morning, but Nintendo isn't wasting any time getting to the really good stuff.Launching alongside its black-and-blue and white-and-orange cousins this July - but only in Japan - will be the Dragon Quest XI special edition New 2DS XL, and it is hot to death: Mmm, that metallic Slime covering a corner of the system in beautiful asymmetrical fashion.

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Stolen artwork and Soviet invasions: Here's what we know about Call of Duty: WW2's ARG so far

Posted 04/28 16:57 in Gaming | 0comments

Stolen artwork and Soviet invasions: Here's what we know about Call of Duty: WW2's ARG so far

The game was afoot as soon as fans noticed a hidden code in the rim of this Nazi zombie's helmet.There's a "classified" page on the official Call of Duty: WW2 website styled after an old cipher machine.

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Escaping real-life woes and taking refuge in the whimsical but still weirdly woeful Stardew Valley

Posted 04/28 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Escaping real-life woes and taking refuge in the whimsical but still weirdly woeful Stardew Valley

Despite my knack for doom and despair, whimsy tickles me, and the game looks like a reprieve from everyday worries.I don’t know how to change it and now everyone who meets me is going to think I’m a moron.

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Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, April 28 - 30. Trespasser, Invective, and Telesto!

Posted 04/28 13:35 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, April 28 - 30. Trespasser, Invective, and Telesto!

Xur, Destiny’s travelling weekend Exotic trader, is back.He’s not saying much, but the air of tension between them remains positively corrisive.

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Surprise! The New 2DS XL is out in July and it's kind of lovely

Posted 04/28 11:53 in Gaming | 0comments

Surprise! The New 2DS XL is out in July and it's kind of lovely

The brand new, err New 2DS XL is a slick design with all of the fun of the 3DS but without that expensive extra dimension and it's out on July 28.Going back to a clamshell design to accommodate the bigger 3DS XL sized screens, it comes with amiibo support and the C-stick currently only found on the New Nintendo 3DS.

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Gaming slogans you can never forget

Posted 04/28 00:38 in Gaming | 0comments

Gaming slogans you can never forget

The very best marketing slogans, jingles, and catchphrases have this eerie way of burrowing into your skull and staying there forever.That kind of frighteningly effective messaging holds true for video game marketing blitzes as well, and over the years we've been bombarded with quite a few gaming slogans we're likely to still remember when we're in our 70s.

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The best ways to play Final Fantasy 1 through 12

Posted 04/27 19:47 in Gaming | 0comments

The best ways to play Final Fantasy 1 through 12

Which of the half-dozen versions of the original Final Fantasy is the one you should play?What about the rest?

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This revelation about 50 Cent's 7-year old son making executive decisions for 2009's Blood on the Sand is too good

Posted 04/27 19:14 in Gaming | 0comments

This revelation about 50 Cent's 7-year old son making executive decisions for 2009's Blood on the Sand is too good

Those of you who actually played 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand, my heart goes out to you and the world thanks you for your sacrifice.In the latest issue of Edge magazine, multiple developers who worked on the 2009 game shared their memories of the project.

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We can all relate to these Super Mario Happy Meal confessionals from grown-ups who want the toys

Posted 04/27 19:09 in Gaming | 0comments

We can all relate to these Super Mario Happy Meal confessionals from grown-ups who want the toys

McDonalds has a new set of Super Mario Happy Meal toys, starring the leaping plumber and his usual gang of friends and frenemies, and people are buying the hell out of them.Adult Nintendo fans are descending en masse on the fast food joints in an attempt to collect all 8 character toys before the promotion ends on May 22.

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The Prey demo's mimics are freaking everybody out - here's why (and how you can play too)

Posted 04/27 17:05 in Gaming | 0comments

The Prey demo's mimics are freaking everybody out - here's why (and how you can play too)

The Prey demo is out now (mostly, more on that later) and you can easily join in on the fun on Talos-1.By "fun" I mean becoming deathly afraid of any object that might suddenly turn into a freakish alien mimic.

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Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite is as anarchic, hilarious, and spectacular as ever, but in a way that anyone can now enjoy

Posted 04/27 17:05 in Gaming | 0comments

Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite is as anarchic, hilarious, and spectacular as ever, but in a way that anyone can now enjoy

You’ll end up in hospital) But this Marvel vs.They won’t want to deal with any kind of barrier of entry before they can access the chaotic, super-powered dream they’ve been promised, and Marvel vs.

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How to get the Call of Duty WW2 private beta - info, times and sign up details

Posted 04/27 16:32 in Gaming | 0comments

How to get the Call of Duty WW2 private beta - info, times and sign up details

There's a lot of Call of Duty WW2 info to digest post reveal, but getting on the beta is probably top of everyone's list right now.So that's a down side, although you can bet there'll be a public open beta  at some point.

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8 things you probably won’t see and do in the Prey demo (but really should)

Posted 04/27 16:05 in Gaming | 0comments

8 things you probably won’t see and do in the Prey demo (but really should)

Having said that, there are some things you might miss or just forget to do in this opening hour demo.Ok, there’s a big twist in the Prey demo - you’ll know it when you see it.

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Celebrating rodent royalty with the best rats in PlayStation history

Posted 04/27 14:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Celebrating rodent royalty with the best rats in PlayStation history

Whether you think of them as loveable pets or disease carrying vermin, rats are creatures that appear time and time again in video games.Last time we looked, no other virtual rodent here could claim the same.

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Little Nightmares review: 'Studio Ghibli's Spirited Away, if Spirited Away was grotesque and horrifying.'

Posted 04/27 13:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Little Nightmares review: 'Studio Ghibli's Spirited Away, if Spirited Away was grotesque and horrifying.'

If there is a theme running throughout Tarsier Studios' Little Nightmares, this is it.If you like a bit of mystery and effort on your end to decode what's happening, you'll enjoy Little Nightmares' obtuse approach to storytelling.

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