Guest Column: Learning About Life and Death From a Little Black Mage

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Guest Column: Learning About Life and Death From a Little Black Mage

Kuja is the arms dealer stoking the fires of war with a constant flow of magical weapons, including the Black Mages.Up until this point, almost every Black Mage you encounter is a silent killing-machine, unlike the thoughtful and soft-spoken Vivi.

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The Community Spotlight - 05/28/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 05/28/2016

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight and I, @zombiepie, am once again honored to be your host this week!(Updated 05/28) (By: @somestickguy_) Somestickguy_ is back with another awesome Giant Bomb mashup video!

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Guest Column: A History of War(hammer)

Posted 05/27 18:26 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: A History of War(hammer)

With all this dominance, it was curious that, for years, Games Workshop rarely jumped into video games.And looming over all of them, in terms of importance and prestige, is Total War: Warhammer.

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Report: Microsoft to Release More Powerful Xbox One in 2017, Xbox One Slim in 2016

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Report: Microsoft to Release More Powerful Xbox One in 2017, Xbox One Slim in 2016

Now, a report from Kotaku's Keza MacDonald and Jason Schreier has confirmed this strategy and offered some more information on the future of the Xbox One.The big news is a new model of the Xbox One that will include a more powerful GPU and the technical capability to support the Oculus Rift.

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Guest Column: Meet the Smash Sisters

Posted 05/14 09:31 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: Meet the Smash Sisters

LC: We want Smash Sisters to be a place where girls can get into competitive Smash Brothers and meet other gals who love Smash just as much!Our decisions on Smash Sisters revolve around protecting our participants, promoting camaraderie, and inspiring girls to compete amongst everyone else!

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Disney Cancels Infinity, Ends Game Publishing Division

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Disney Cancels Infinity, Ends Game Publishing Division

In a blog post made this afternoon, Avalanche Software's John Blackburn announced that Disney would be discontinuing Disney Infinity in June.Additional information emerging from an earnings report and investor call indicates that Disney will be closing developer Avalanche Software.

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The Community Spotlight - 05/07/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 05/07/2016

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight and I, @zombiepie, am once again honored to be your host!Part NINE of stordoff's effort to convert the Giant Bomb Persona 4 Endurance Run to HD video is available for your visual enjoyment.

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Respawn Entertainment Announces Star Wars Project

Posted 05/05 12:22 in Reviews | 0comments

Respawn Entertainment Announces Star Wars Project

Electronic Arts isn't holding back when it comes to their rights to Star Wars games.Thanks to Respawn Entertainment, another high-profile new project is set to join that list.

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It's a Premium Membership Sale!

Posted 05/04 04:16 in Reviews | 0comments

It's a Premium Membership Sale!

Well, one of those times of year, at any rate: another Giant Bomb Premium membership sale is upon us.Or catch up on over six years' worth of Premium content in our archives.

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The Community Spotlight - 04/30/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 04/30/2016

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight and I, @zombiepie, am once again honored to be your host this week!As the insanity of the last week subsides into memory it appears that the Giant Bomb Community has been creating plenty of non-wrestling experiences on the site.

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Guest Column: The Known Unknowns of Subterfuge

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Guest Column: The Known Unknowns of Subterfuge

But there is a mobile game that’s evocative of Rumsfeld’s tenure at the war desk: Subterfuge.Few things are more ominous than the sudden unresponsiveness from an allied Subterfuge player that always seems to presage a double-cross.

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Nintendo Earnings Report Sets March 2017 Release Date For NX

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Nintendo Earnings Report Sets March 2017 Release Date For NX

That said, the earnings statement did also detail Nintendo's plans in those arenas, too.In a section attempting to justify the increased leveraging of Nintendo IP in non-game content.

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The Community Spotlight - 04/23/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 04/23/2016

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight and I, ZombiePie, am once again honored to be your host.This being the week of PAX East 2016 means that the Giant Bomb staff should be involved in all sorts of hilarious nonsense.

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Guest Column: Defending Crunch Isn't Leadership

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Guest Column: Defending Crunch Isn't Leadership

Don’t enter the games industry with a “wage-slave attitude.The article in question has been making wide rounds in circles who pay attention to the games industry, labor, or both.

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Guest Column: Constraint Breeds Creativity

Posted 04/16 02:35 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: Constraint Breeds Creativity

You obviously have economical constraints, geographical constraints, cultural constraints language constraints.Even outside of the game jam context, constraint was a tool used by Campo Santo to help get Firewatch over the line.

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Sony Reportedly Working on a "PlayStation 4.5"

Posted 10/20 18:51 in Reviews | 0comments

Sony Reportedly Working on a "PlayStation 4.5"

Now, according to a report from Kotaku's Patrick Klepek, we know that Sony may be doing something similar.Sources tell the site that the company is developing a "PlayStation 4.

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Northern Rail’s new logo is getting stick on Twitter. But does it matter? - Features

Posted 10/07 21:43 in Reviews | 0comments

Northern Rail’s new logo is getting stick on Twitter. But does it matter? - Features

It must be remembered that Northern Rail aren’t the most popular company at the moment.And that’s all without typing ‘Northern Rail’ directly into Twitter’s search.

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Guest Column: Wrist Grabs and DDoS Attacks

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Guest Column: Wrist Grabs and DDoS Attacks

When the Xbox Live servers went down a few weeks ago, my mind darted back to college.In the past two months, Xbox Live has been down for days at a time, seemingly due to targeted denial of service attacks.

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Report: Nintendo to Stop Production of Wii U Consoles in 2016

Posted 09/29 09:26 in Reviews | 0comments

Report: Nintendo to Stop Production of Wii U Consoles in 2016

Update: According to a statement provided to the Japanese site IT Media (and translated over on Kotaku and Business Insider), Nintendo is denying that Wii U production is in its last days.Stating that the report in the Nikkei "is not an announcement from the company," the statement goes on to say that Wii U production will continue.

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PlayStation VR Priced at $399 USD, Scheduled for October Release

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PlayStation VR Priced at $399 USD, Scheduled for October Release

Details on the last of the "big three" VR platforms has finally arrived.As a reminder, the Oculus Rift was priced at $599 USD and Valve/HTC's Vive came in at $799 USD.

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