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The 25 best Wii U games

Posted 03/17 23:32 in Gaming | 0comments

The 25 best Wii U games

Even with the lackluster sales and cumbersome GamePad, Nintendo's Wii U played host to some of the best games the publisher/developer has ever made.So as Nintendo enters an exciting new era, let's take a few minutes to celebrate the 25 best Wii U games ever made.

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Five little things we love about the PS4 (and five things that still annoy us)

Posted 03/21 19:33 in Gaming | 0comments

Five little things we love about the PS4 (and five things that still annoy us)

I remember marveling when I could play PS4 games on my Vita in another room of my house, but Share Play is on a whole other level.When Sony released the slim PS4 and PS4 Pro, it also quietly revised the DualShock 4 and fixed most of its flaws.

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Quick, get Assassin's Creed Unity on Xbox One right now for $.99/79p

Posted 03/22 16:30 in Gaming | 0comments

Quick, get Assassin's Creed Unity on Xbox One right now for $.99/79p

CDKeys is selling download codes for Assassin's Creed: Unity on Xbox One for just $.That would be an ultra-worthwhile deal even if Ubisoft hadn't fixed the "disappearing face" issue!

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Free Mafia 3 demo lets you try the whole first act - your revenge story starts here

Posted 03/28 16:08 in Gaming | 0comments

Free Mafia 3 demo lets you try the whole first act - your revenge story starts here

2K Games and developer Hangar 13 announced today that players can experience the game's bank heist gone bad and ensuing slaughter of New Bordeaux's black mob, kicking off Lincoln Clay's tale of thorough (and inventive) revenge.If you like what you play, you'll be able to transfer all of your progress over to the full version of the game once you purchase it.

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Retailer says Red Dead Redemption 2's release date set for Oct 3 by 'distributor of the product', then retracts it

Posted 03/28 17:16 in Gaming | 0comments

Retailer says Red Dead Redemption 2's release date set for Oct 3 by 'distributor of the product', then retracts it

The official release date for Red Dead Redemption 2 is still Fall 2017 but a Polish retailer may have given us our first hint at the actual day we can return to the old West.Also-Polish gaming site CD-Action spotted a release date of October 3, 2017 on MediaMarkt's listing yesterday and asked the store about it.

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Like playing Metroid as a wild animal: the making of Rain World

Posted 03/28 21:34 in Gaming | 0comments

Like playing Metroid as a wild animal: the making of Rain World

Rain World is not your daddy's Metroid-style exploration game.It is a relentlessly difficult tour through a terrifying world of merciless, wild animals.

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KILL IT WITH FIRE! The 10 scariest video game clowns

Posted 03/30 15:13 in Gaming | 0comments

KILL IT WITH FIRE! The 10 scariest video game clowns

Theres a joke at the end of Uncharted 2, where Nathan Drake confesses to Elena that he's terrified of clowns.So, at significant cost to my own sanity, I've rounded up the ten most harrowing clowns in all video games.

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For Honor players say they aren't being heard, so they're planning a day-long boycott on April 3

Posted 03/30 15:54 in Gaming | 0comments

For Honor players say they aren't being heard, so they're planning a day-long boycott on April 3

The community of players on Reddit's popular For Honor section are organizing to show their displeasure about the current state of the game.The blackout, proposed by user jbaayoun and now sitting pretty at the top of the subreddit, is set to begin Monday, April 3 at 5 am EDT / 10 am BST.

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5 PC classics that deserve new life on console

Posted 03/30 21:59 in Gaming | 0comments

5 PC classics that deserve new life on console

Thing is, PC gamers have had the ability to play console exclusive games (albeit illegally) for years now through emulators.Even though there have always been plenty of Star Wars games out there in the world, they’ve never been in truly ample supply.

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The 15 most awkward, angst-ridden middle-stage Pokemon

Posted 04/01 23:53 in Gaming | 0comments

The 15 most awkward, angst-ridden middle-stage Pokemon

Here are our top 15 picks for the most awkward middle-stage Pokemon, ranked in order of personal awkwardness.Most Awkward Aspect: Shelgon's shell.

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Today in 'hmmm' news: God of War could take another crack at multiplayer

Posted 04/10 17:25 in Gaming | 0comments

Today in 'hmmm' news: God of War could take another crack at multiplayer

The new God of War could bring back one unexpected feature from God of War: Ascension - a multiplayer mode.Game director Cory Barlog reportedly said that God of War would not include a multiplayer mode in the weeks after its big reveal at E3 2016.

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Mario's most secret secrets in nearly 30 years of games

Posted 04/11 11:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Mario's most secret secrets in nearly 30 years of games

Ahead of the Switch launch of Super Mario Odyssey, what follows is a dozen of Mario's most incredible secrets within his classic games.If you've somehow found all of these secrets in your time with Mario games then, in the words of Super Mario World itself, you are a super player!

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The 10 hardest Hard Modes in gaming - these will destroy you

Posted 04/12 13:56 in Gaming | 0comments

The 10 hardest Hard Modes in gaming - these will destroy you

Back in the earliest days of gaming there was next to no hand-holding, tutorials were completely unheard of, and even toggleable difficulty settings were extremely rare.For years games coddled us, we grew soft, and the days of brutal, unforgiving difficulty and real challenge faded into memory.

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Horizon: Zero Dawn originally had you fighting robo-saurs with a machine gun

Posted 04/12 22:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Horizon: Zero Dawn originally had you fighting robo-saurs with a machine gun

What if instead of fighting with your bow, spear, and wits in Horizon: Zero Dawn… you just shot all the robot dinosaurs with a machine gun?That's how the earliest prototypes for Horizon played out, managing director Hermen Hulst explained in a conversation with Uncharted 4 co-director Neil Druckmann.

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Star Wars Battlefront 2's release date is officially set for November 17, 2017

Posted 04/15 21:27 in Gaming | 0comments

Star Wars Battlefront 2's release date is officially set for November 17, 2017

The Star Wars Battlefront 2 release date is finally official: EA plans to release the game worldwide on November 17, 2017.That gives you just over a month to play the game before heading to the theaters for Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 includes maps and heroes from every era of Star Wars

Posted 04/15 21:48 in Gaming | 0comments

Star Wars Battlefront 2 includes maps and heroes from every era of Star Wars

The first Star Wars Battlefront from EA had a laser (blaster?) focus on the original trilogy, but Star Wars Battlefront 2 lets you play through all 40 years of Star Wars canon.

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GTA Online's new Tiny Racers mode is a nostalgic throwback to Micro Machines

Posted 04/20 22:10 in Gaming | 0comments

GTA Online's new Tiny Racers mode is a nostalgic throwback to Micro Machines

The incoming Tiny Racers mode is a nostalgic tribute to racing games like Codemaster's Micro Machines, pulling the camera way up and back to simulate the toy-scale thrills of the olden days.This is a really clever way to put the impossibly high-flying track design of the Cunning Stunts update to new use.

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11 great games that can be played while drinking tea

Posted 04/21 12:59 in Gaming | 0comments

11 great games that can be played while drinking tea

Whether you drink it with or without milk, from a dainty tea cup or an enormous Sports Direct mug, it's always tea and it always makes the day a little brighter.Thankfully it turns out that there's actually loads of games you can play while sipping your favourite beverage.

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10 HD collections we (still) want to happen

Posted 04/24 23:36 in Gaming | 0comments

10 HD collections we (still) want to happen

These are the HD collections and upgraded ports we're still hoping to see on PS4 and Xbox One some day.The series is nearly two decades old at this point (the first game launched alongside the PlayStation 2), making it seem especially worthy of HD preservation.

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Best Xbox 360 games of all time

Posted 04/26 13:32 in Gaming | 0comments

Best Xbox 360 games of all time

The Xbox 360 dominated gaming following its 2005 launch.There was a reason the 360 took the lead over the competitors for so many years: it had some of the best games ever made.

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