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5 things we learned at PAX East 2017

Posted 03/13 22:56 in Gaming | 0comments

5 things we learned at PAX East 2017

Here’s the thing, though: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch is even better.What made the PAX East demo of Deluxe so special, though, was realizing how seamless it makes multiplayer.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Captured Memories locations

Posted 03/14 18:56 in Gaming | 0comments

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Captured Memories locations

In The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, poor old Link has suffered a bout of amnesia, probably from sleeping on the job for the last century.Once you reach Kakariko Village and talk to Impa, the Captured Memories quest will begin and as you become more familiar with the landscapes of Hyrule, you'll start to recognise locations from the photos on your Shiekah Slate.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild unbreakable weapons and shield locations

Posted 03/16 14:08 in Gaming | 0comments

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild unbreakable weapons and shield locations

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's combat system is made all the more varied - or frustrating, depending on your point of view - with the fact that all of the weapons and shields in the game have a durability stat, meaning that they'll shatter into a million bright blue pieces once you've clobbered enough enemies, or deflected enough blows.If you're pining for something that isn't quite as fragile, you're in luck.

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The Big Question: What's your favorite Mass Effect moment?

Posted 03/17 12:00 in Gaming | 0comments

The Big Question: What's your favorite Mass Effect moment?

Heart swelling, dizzy in anticipation of finally seeing Meg… er, Tali's face, I fluffed the Suicide Mission's first big decision.It was one of the many moments where Mass Effect's characters felt less like archetypes and more like people with full and complicated histories.

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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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Creating a brand-new class to perfectly suit a master criminal in The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion

Posted 03/21 14:05 in Gaming | 0comments

Creating a brand-new class to perfectly suit a master criminal in The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion

I spend 30 minutes creating the perfect burly orc, named Mugrub gro-Mogg (it takes longer because I have to look up the correct genitive case for a male orc).That’s not a good-enough anecdote for an article, so I go back to the start and make a new Mugrub.

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Perfect For Nintendo Switch: The greatest RPGs you never got to play

Posted 03/22 17:49 in Gaming | 0comments

Perfect For Nintendo Switch: The greatest RPGs you never got to play

Our worries that Nintendo Switch wasn’t going to have a steady stream of exciting games are starting to look mighty unfounded.The new Switch version, complete with multiplayer support, may finally fill in a massive gap in the Western 16-bit canon.

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Mass Effect: Andromeda could have been brilliant - if it was more like Dragon Age 2

Posted 03/29 18:47 in Gaming | 0comments

Mass Effect: Andromeda could have been brilliant - if it was more like Dragon Age 2

Mass Effect: Andromeda would be better if BioWare had taken more cues from Dragon Age 2.When I first played it, Dragon Age 2 struck me as the very definition of a 7/10 game.

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What happens when your Nintendo Switch dies? You’ll live, your data won’t

Posted 03/29 20:52 in Gaming | 0comments

What happens when your Nintendo Switch dies? You’ll live, your data won’t

When I picked my Nintendo Switch up out of its dock only to find it locked on an error screen, I wasn’t too worried.Reality sunk in fast: my brand new Switch, working fine the night before during a Zelda session, was now bricked for absolutely no reason.

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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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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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Here's how Final Fantasy 15 creates believable friends who live inside your television

Posted 04/04 14:15 in Gaming | 0comments

Here's how Final Fantasy 15 creates believable friends who live inside your television

You’ve got Tall Wise Boy, who you desperately want to impress; you’ve got Buff Biker Boy, who is the big brother you never had; you’ve got Cute Idiot Boy, who you did that thing with once in summer camp and sometimes you wonder if he still thinks about it.Exactly why this quartet d’amis works so well is part of the solution to this month’s Awful Gaming Thing, which is artificial intelligence, which is bad.

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The 15 best JRPGs

Posted 04/07 21:16 in Gaming | 0comments

The 15 best JRPGs

This list is just a small celebration of some of the best games the genre has to offer, organized by some of GamesRadar's biggest JRPG fanatics.There’s only one thing you call a game where the 1917 Russian revolution ends with a series of grand boss battles in hell: one of the best RPGs ever made.

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The secrets and tricks Pokemon games never tell you about (but you need to know)

Posted 04/12 12:46 in Gaming | 0comments

The secrets and tricks Pokemon games never tell you about (but you need to know)

No, we're not talking about disturbing things in Pokemon; we've covered that already, along with the craziest theories about Pokemon.Well, if you're planning on using the li'l rat, you might as well swap it with your friends.

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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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How a Final Fantasy box-office bomb led to the strangely charming Blue Dragon

Posted 04/12 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

How a Final Fantasy box-office bomb led to the strangely charming Blue Dragon

When it launched in the country in 2006, Blue Dragon did the seemingly impossible: it made Xbox 360 consoles sell.At the core of Blue Dragon sits smartly designed gameplay built from the most enduring of traditional RPG tropes.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Korok Seed and Hetsu locations guide

Posted 04/13 19:45 in Gaming | 0comments

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Korok Seed and Hetsu locations guide

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is home to all manner of weird and wonderful creatures.When you unearth them, they'll reward you with a Korok Seed.

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Explore Tamriel with the best locations in the Elder Scrolls series

Posted 04/21 14:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Explore Tamriel with the best locations in the Elder Scrolls series

From gleaming glades to smouldering ruins, Tamriel provides a wide variety of locations to satisfy the adventurous urges of any brave traveller.Here are 12 breathtaking spots handpicked from the Elder Scrolls games, to help you tell your Hammerfalls from your Vvardenfells.

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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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