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

Posted 06/02 04:56 in Reviews | 0comments

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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Guest Column: The Strange, Wonderful, Non-Commercial Games of alt.ctrl.GDC

Posted 06/04 09:11 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: The Strange, Wonderful, Non-Commercial Games of alt.ctrl.GDC

By virtue of their custom controllers, most of the games on display at alt.He has a passion for creating physical games which stems from a very hands-on curiosity and a desire to try to make truly different things in the digital space.

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Blizzard partners with Facebook for logins and streaming

Posted 06/06 17:15 in Mobile | 0comments

Blizzard partners with Facebook for logins and streaming

Blizard and Facebook have joined forces and allow gamers to login to Blizzard games with Facebook.It doesn’t end there though, Blizzard will also be incorporating Facebook’s Live API and a “Go Live” feature will be added for live streaming directly to Facebook timelines.

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Guest Column: My Mother's Games

Posted 06/09 16:49 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: My Mother's Games

That’s the story of the time my mother played Journey, the best and only place to start this piece.Say whatever you like, but I know exactly why the Sims became one of my mother’s favorite games.

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The Community Spotlight - 06/18/2016

Posted 06/19 08:21 in Reviews | 0comments

The Community Spotlight - 06/18/2016

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 have collectively survived that highs and lows of E3 2016 none the wiser and pining for its return next year!

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Guest Column: Visibility is Not Enough

Posted 06/25 17:51 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: Visibility is Not Enough

The thing I hear, time and time again, is that it is important to be visibly queer.We are told, time and time again, that visibility will be transformative.

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Nintendo to Sell Tiny Nintendos This November

Posted 07/15 23:16 in Reviews | 0comments

Nintendo to Sell Tiny Nintendos This November

It'll will play 30 games and retail for $60.It'll have an HDMI port on it, so you can hook it up to modern TVs, and the games are built-in.

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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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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 - 07/31/2016

Posted 07/31 16:08 in Reviews | 0comments

The Community Spotlight - 07/31/2016

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 doldrums of Autumn draw nigh things are about to get interesting in the world of video games.

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Nordic Games renamed to THQ Nordic - 23 projects in development

Posted 08/12 16:03 in Mobile | 0comments

Nordic Games renamed to THQ Nordic - 23 projects in development

The THQ name has risen from the ashes as Nordic Games has now rebranded to THQ Nordic.”, “Darksiders Gets Bought By… Nordic Games?

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The Community Spotlight - 08/27/2016

Posted 08/27 23:41 in Reviews | 0comments

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

Posted 09/05 18:31 in Reviews | 0comments

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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Sony Announces PlayStation 4 Pro, Slim PS4

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

Sony Announces PlayStation 4 Pro, Slim PS4

Watching 4K games compressed over YouTube on a 1080 stream must wring some of the magic out of the images in translation.It will become the new "standard" PS4 going forward.

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The Community Spotlight - 09/17/2016

Posted 09/18 04:41 in Reviews | 0comments

The Community Spotlight - 09/17/2016

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight!Post your GamerTag over here, and be able to play the game with Giant Bomb users on the first day.

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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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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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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 - 11/19/2016

Posted 11/20 15:34 in Reviews | 0comments

The Community Spotlight - 11/19/2016

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.Oh, and the Giant Bomb Community has been up to some amazing things this week.

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The Community Spotlight - 11/26/2016

Posted 11/28 20:15 in Reviews | 0comments

The Community Spotlight - 11/26/2016

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 that let's review the best offerings of the Giant Bomb Community!

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