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Need for Speed is now free to play for ten hours

Posted 07/06 19:19 in Mobile | 0comments

Need for Speed is now free to play for ten hours

EA and Origin are giving PC gamers the opportunity to take Need for Speed for a spin.I love the cheesy characters and the FMV and the tuning and the cameos.

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Guest Column: How They Got Good: Tips on Learning Fighting Games from the Pros

Posted 07/14 21:46 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: How They Got Good: Tips on Learning Fighting Games from the Pros

) But once you've got a little experience under your belt, what comes next?I asked a collection of high-level fighting game players for their tips on breaking new games down and leveling themselves up.

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Guest Column: Card Deck Narratives

Posted 07/23 16:47 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: Card Deck Narratives

In building game narratives, we usually hang story information off the mechanical elements of the game.But many games have mechanical elements that players encounter in a random or semi-random order, precluding conventional narrative.

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Rainbow Six Siege anti-cheat system with BattleEye launches

Posted 07/28 00:29 in Mobile | 0comments

Rainbow Six Siege anti-cheat system with BattleEye launches

The game is utilising BattleEye to stop cheating players and it’s just been launched into the game in beta form.The BattleEye client  will launch as soon as the game is launched by the player.

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The Community Spotlight - 07/30/2016

Posted 07/31 16:03 in Reviews | 0comments

The Community Spotlight - 07/30/2016

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.Mepsipax's latest supercut compiles all of the times Dan mispronounced "nuclear" during Metal Gear Scanlon.

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The Community Spotlight - 08/06/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 08/06/2016

Hello and welcome to another wonderful edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight and I, @zombiepie, am once again honored to be your host this week.Now, before we move onto the latest site related news or summary on the best offerings of the Giant bomb Community let's briefly touch upon on major bit of news.

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The Community Spotlight - 08/13/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 08/13/2016

Joshing aside, the community had plenty to show this week between the highly anticipated release of No Man's Sky and The International.No Man's Sky Help, Tips, and Tricks Sharing Thread (By: @bofooq) What are the tips, tricks, and hints that you have for people just starting to play No Man's Sky?

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Guest Column: On Monsters, Role Playing, and Blackness

Posted 08/16 13:46 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: On Monsters, Role Playing, and Blackness

He's a fragile and delicate egg lookin'-ass elf boy: It would have been easy.Growing up, people called me "one of the good ones" with startling regularity.

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The Community Spotlight - 08/27/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 08/27/2016

The community is still reeling from the sparse universe of No Man's Sky as it is still a major talking point.(By: @beardandcompany) What's the one game you're always recommending to people?

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The Community Spotlight - 09/04/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 09/04/2016

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight, and as always I, ZombiePie, am honored to be your host this week.With the baffling shenanigans of PAX West 2016 alive and well it is time to enjoy the best offerings of the Giant Bomb Community.

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Guest Column: On the Overwatch Matchmaker as a Trolley Problem

Posted 09/07 23:12 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: On the Overwatch Matchmaker as a Trolley Problem

I'm hoping to get one quick game of Overwatch in before starting work.The truth of it is that matchmaking is a hard problem, even more so in a game like Overwatch.

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Nintendo to Develop Mario Runner for iPhone

Posted 09/07 23:12 in Reviews | 0comments

Nintendo to Develop Mario Runner for iPhone

-style graphics and sound, with some light competitive elements found in the game's "Toad Rally" mode.The primary control seems to be tapping the screen, which causes Mario to jump.

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The Community Spotlight - 09/10/2016

Posted 09/11 14:58 in Reviews | 0comments

The Community Spotlight - 09/10/2016

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.With the ridiculous shenanigans of the Giant Bomb staff behind us there certainly was a smattering of gaming news that had the community practically at arms every minute.

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Guest Column: What Fighting Game Is Right for Me?

Posted 09/22 01:12 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: What Fighting Game Is Right for Me?

So, to the best of my ability, I will walk you through a tour of different fighting game experiences and see if any of them catch your eye.(If SF is the common language of fighting games, SFV is speaking that common language through a laggy Skype connection.

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The Community Spotlight - 09/24/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 09/24/2016

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.We had an oddly encouraging trend this week when you look at the best that the Giant Bomb Community had to offer: helping people.

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Guest Column: Teaching My Nonna to Read Through Games

Posted 10/11 15:21 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: Teaching My Nonna to Read Through Games

Every time she would read, she would also read the name of the character who was talking.With all of these struggles, I found that I was spending as much time teaching Nonna how to play games as I was teaching her how to read English.

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The Community Spotlight - 10/22/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 10/22/2016

Not only has Nintendo pegged their future on the console/handheld blurring Nintendo Switch, but some big releases and news hit the site.After "enjoying" the Mario Party Party 7 video MEPSIPAX went ahead and created this video where Jeff clearly questions his own humanity as Mario Party 7 begins to set in.

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Guest Column: IFComp 2016: Five Authors and Six Games

Posted 11/07 18:00 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: IFComp 2016: Five Authors and Six Games

I’ve talked to the authors of some of this year’s games to get their perspectives on their own work.Here's a brief look at some of the entries that stood out in this year's competition.

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The Community Spotlight - 12/03/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 12/03/2016

With the release of Final Fantasy XV this week the community is practically drooling about a number of pending releases.Well, That Was A Thing: On the 2016 Game Awards (By: @sam_lfcfan) Sam_lfcfan breaks down the highest of highs and the lowest of lows the 2016 Game Awards subjected to audiences.

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Guest Column: A Fat Kid Now Has Virtual Reality

Posted 12/07 20:29 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: A Fat Kid Now Has Virtual Reality

That was basically the thesis: I've always hated life, and pop culture tricked me into thinking virtual reality would solve everything.My honest hope--besides virtual reality porn not being a fucking nightmare--is that the games follow the excitement.

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