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These GIFs of Link getting wrecked are the best thing about Zelda: Breath of the Wild so far

Posted 01/31 18:31 in Gaming | 0comments

These GIFs of Link getting wrecked are the best thing about Zelda: Breath of the Wild so far

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has a lot of cool things going for it, but for my rupees the best element has already been laid bare: Link falling down and flopping around whenever he takes a solid hit, then getting right back up to fight again.In previous Zelda games all you could expect from Link getting walloped was a pained grunt and a canned flinch/death animation.

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The best video game stories ever

Posted 02/04 00:15 in Gaming | 0comments

The best video game stories ever

Where most tales of this type are made of good guys and bad guys, heroic challenges and redemptive resolutions, The Last of Us has none of these things.No one at the start of the game is even particularly likeable.

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Meet the man behind Hitman's Agent 47

Posted 02/07 21:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Meet the man behind Hitman's Agent 47

David Bateson is not a Nolan North or a Troy Baker or a Jennifer Hale.His voice isn't in every single video game across the land.

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Difficulty settings need to be more than just Easy, Normal, and Hard

Posted 02/08 19:07 in Gaming | 0comments

Difficulty settings need to be more than just Easy, Normal, and Hard

The problem is the whole conceptual framework of the Easy Mode in the first place.Fire up Resident Evil 7, and you’ve got two choices: Easy and Normal.

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7 tips for succeeding at Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

Posted 02/08 22:39 in Gaming | 0comments

7 tips for succeeding at Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

In appreciation of this fact, we’ve decided to put together a list of tips to help you excel at the game.Instead, you need to take the time to talk to each other and divide the various tasks between yourselves.

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GTA 4 and its episodes are now backwards compatible on Xbox One, a world of bowling awaits

Posted 02/09 19:38 in Gaming | 0comments

GTA 4 and its episodes are now backwards compatible on Xbox One, a world of bowling awaits

Niko, my cousin, want to go bowling - on Xbox One?If you had save files for the original games uploaded to the Xbox Live Cloud, they'll be waiting for you as soon as you start playing.

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Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the perfect chance for Nintendo to drop that awful Zelda timeline

Posted 02/09 20:07 in Gaming | 0comments

Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the perfect chance for Nintendo to drop that awful Zelda timeline

One major question that remains for dedicated fans is its place in in the official Zelda timeline.I understand the curiosity, but I really, really hope Nintendo takes this opportunity to take a scalpel to the fibrous mass that is the Zelda timeline before it roots itself any deeper.

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Grand Theft Auto 4 complete Pigeon location guide

Posted 02/10 13:39 in Gaming | 0comments

Grand Theft Auto 4 complete Pigeon location guide

With the announcement that GTA 4 and its episodes are now backwards compatible on Xbox One, it felt as good a time as any to revisit one of our classic guides.If you want the bragging rights that go with achieving 100% Grand Theft Auto 4 completion you'll need to find and kill 200 pigeons hidden around Liberty City, and it's a tough job.

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Mads Mikkelsen talks about meeting Kojima and becoming part of Death Stranding

Posted 02/10 17:53 in Gaming | 0comments

Mads Mikkelsen talks about meeting Kojima and becoming part of Death Stranding

We've already seen Hideo Kojima and Mads Mikkelsen having a good time out on the town in Tokyo, but now it's time to get down to Death Stranding business.The actor appeared on the latest HideoTube, a semi-regular talk show co-hosted by Kojima and fellow KojiPro person Kenji Yano.

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See if you remember gaming's most forgettable sequels

Posted 02/10 22:07 in Gaming | 0comments

See if you remember gaming's most forgettable sequels

It finally left the contemporary political fiction of the Modern Warfare series behind to tell the story of a group of former US special operatives fighting to restore their fallen country in the near future.More importantly, it had a dog and fish that really swam away from you when you got near them.

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This is what we learned from the For Honor beta

Posted 02/13 17:33 in Gaming | 0comments

This is what we learned from the For Honor beta

The For Honor beta has ended, and we have a scant few hours to collect our thoughts before the full game goes live on Valentine's Day.Which factions and classes cleaned up and how did all those new players fare against seasoned alpha/closed beta veterans?

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Zelda: Breath of the Wild just announced an expansion pass and people are flipping out

Posted 02/14 18:12 in Gaming | 0comments

Zelda: Breath of the Wild just announced an expansion pass and people are flipping out

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild won't just have paid DLC, it will have a full expansion pass worth of extra stuff.We don't know the "New Hard Mode" coming in DLC Pack 1 is the only hard mode that will be available in Breath of the Wild.

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This is a super easy way to start For Honor with almost every class unlocked

Posted 02/14 20:14 in Gaming | 0comments

This is a super easy way to start For Honor with almost every class unlocked

You want to get right into decapitating your fellow players as soon as you boot up For Honor, I know.But a few extra minutes of preparation will get you enough in-game currency to start unlocking and customizing almost every class in the game!

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These are For Honor's coolest and funniest custom emblems so far

Posted 02/15 18:01 in Gaming | 0comments

These are For Honor's coolest and funniest custom emblems so far

For Honor lets players express themselves before they even reach the battlefield with a detailed emblem creator.I was too lazy to assemble all those primitive shapes into something that looked cool before heading out into battle, but other players are already creating works of art.

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These 22 hidden game techniques will totally change the way you play

Posted 02/15 21:56 in Gaming | 0comments

These 22 hidden game techniques will totally change the way you play

It's ok, you can admit it - we've been there too.Now thanks to the rise of the impossibly skilled and precise speedrunning community, we can see that we've pretty much been doing that with every video game ever.

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The 10 most WTF missions in Grand Theft Auto's crazy history

Posted 02/15 22:06 in Gaming | 0comments

The 10 most WTF missions in Grand Theft Auto's crazy history

To top it all off, we're pretty sure Jay is only about 75% dead.As for Elizabeta's doctor who is awaiting our delivery?

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15 games worth playing after you finish the story

Posted 02/16 15:09 in Gaming | 0comments

15 games worth playing after you finish the story

Starting an NG+ after finishing the main story, delivers you back to the beginning, only this time complete with your weapons, inventory (minus keys) and stats from the end of your first game.Enemies are of course tougher, but as a result, the game experience is very different to the first play through.

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9 of the Cthulhu-iest video games ever

Posted 02/16 18:18 in Gaming | 0comments

9 of the Cthulhu-iest video games ever

Those things Metallica sang about a couple times.I meant tormented beyond comprehension.

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The Ghost Recon: Wildlands open beta is coming, here's how to download and what's included

Posted 02/17 03:47 in Gaming | 0comments

The Ghost Recon: Wildlands open beta is coming, here's how to download and what's included

An open beta for Ghost Recon: Wildlands is on the way in less than two weeks, giving all comers the chance to infiltrate and destroy (virtual) Bolivian drug cartels however they choose.The Ghost Recon: Wildlands open beta will run from February 23 at 6 am EST / 11 am GMT to February 27 at the same time.

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Check out Pokemon Go update's new 'mon, evolutions, items, and more datamining discoveries

Posted 02/17 18:59 in Gaming | 0comments

Check out Pokemon Go update's new 'mon, evolutions, items, and more datamining discoveries

I put that together with Niantic's announcement to bring you a quick list of all the new stuff.More than 80 new monsters from Pokemon Gold and Silver are now roaming the world.

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