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Trevor Whalen


I am a lifelong, enthusiastic gamer, freelance writer and editor, blogger, and Thief FM aficionado. I think that exploration-heavy, open-ended first-person games are the best vehicle for story-telling, with the finest Thief missions leading the pack.

Articles by Trevor Whalen

Crash Bandicoot 4 Gamescom Opening Night Live

Crash Bandicoot 4 Flashback Tapes Revealed


During Gamescom Opening Night Live, Geoff Keighley introduced Crash Bandicoot...who unfortunately was not present but was wandering around Cologne, Germany, masked, and apparently unaware of the vi

Published: Thu, 08/27/2020 - 14:52
Sam and Max: This Time It's Virtual

Sam and Max: This Time It's Virtual Announced at Gamescom


During Gamescom Opening Night Live, Geoff Keighley introduced the return of a classic adventure game duo: Sam and Max.

Published: Thu, 08/27/2020 - 14:31
Jurassic World Evolution Switch Gamescom Opening Night Live

Jurassic World Evolution Comes to Switch


During Gamescom Opening Night Live, Jurassic World Evolution: Complete Edition for Switch was revealed, meaning its time to get ready to let life find a way on your Nintendo Switch.

Published: Thu, 08/27/2020 - 14:12
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The Rising Ray of Hope in Brazil's Games Industry 


Brazil leads the Latin American video game market and is the 11th top country overall

Published: Wed, 08/12/2020 - 13:00
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The Gunk Coming 2021


During the Xbox Games Event today, there was a Console Launch Exclusive trailer for The Gunk, a new property that Image & Form Games, developer behind the SteamWorld franchise

Published: Thu, 07/23/2020 - 12:53
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Avowed Revealed


During the Xbox Games Show today, Obsidian Entertainment had a brand new game reveal.

Published: Thu, 07/23/2020 - 12:36
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Everwild Trailer Shown At Xbox Games Event


During the Xbox Games Show today, Rare revealed a trailer for their upcoming game Everwild, which had been announced last year.

Published: Thu, 07/23/2020 - 12:27
Hello Neighbor 2 inside house

Hello Neighbor 2 Announced


During the Xbox Games Press preshow today, Hello Neighbor 2, sequel to the first-person stealth horror game, was announced. Like the first, it will be all about sneaking into a house to di

Published: Thu, 07/23/2020 - 11:58
Mario Tennis 20 year anniversary

Mario Tennis Turns 20 - A Look Back at a Classic


I learned tennis from Mario Tennis.

Published: Tue, 07/21/2020 - 11:00
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HROT Looks to Be an Excellent Throwback FPS


If you’re into old-school retro FPSes, there’s one game you will definitely need to keep an eye on.

Published: Wed, 06/24/2020 - 13:00
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Neptunia: Virtual Stars Revealed


During the New Game Plus expo today, Idea Factory showed off a trailer for Neptunia: Virtual Stars. 

Published: Tue, 06/23/2020 - 11:45
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Escape from Asura Announced


During the New Game Plus Expo today, Aksys Games and Mikage LLC showed off Escape from Asura with a very brief trailer. It seems to be a dark, moody game, and in it you must "save the one

Published: Tue, 06/23/2020 - 11:37