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Why Silent Hill 4: The Room Is the Most Interesting Silent Hill Game

Silent Hill is a series that holds a place of high-esteem in the minds of horror gamers.
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Fable 3 10th Anniversary - Why This Black Sheep Deserves A Remake

I can’t imagine that even the most ardent Fable fans among you have this date on your calendar, or want to celebrate it.
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How to Get Into Nihon Falcom's Trails Series

Ever wanted to get into a game series but wasn’t sure where to start?
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Destiny 2: The Road to Beyond Light

Back in 2014, Bungie and Activision worked together to create Destiny.
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Ghost of Tsushima's Co-Op Mode is A Brand New Game

Sucker Punch's Ghost of Tsushima is a fantastic psued
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Fallout: New Vegas At 10 - The Definitive Game Of War, Greed, and Loss

Fallout: New Vegas is the outlier of the modern Fallouts.
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10 Songs We Want in Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory

The rhythm game Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory is hitting consoles on Nov. 13. While later entries in Square E
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The Secret of Monkey Island - A 30-Year Look Back

“Hi! My name is Guybrush Threepwood and I want to be a pirate!”
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Does Metal Gear Solid On PC Still Hold Up?

Metal Gear Solid is one of gaming's most well-known franchises, and the first game on the PS1 was what catapulted
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Hades Stygian Blade Build Guide

Sometimes it’s tough getting the mechanics of a new game down, and Supergiant Games’ Hades is no exception.
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Devs Highlight Their Games' Progress With Twitter Trend

When you play a game, it's almost always a finished product.
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Destiny 2's Halloween Event Is Missing Something

With the coming of October means the beginning of the spooktacular Halloween season.
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The Best Shooters on Xbox Game Pass

I don't know about you, but when I'm unwinding from a stressful day, I like to plop down on the couch and fire up an action game.
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Hades: The Myths Behind the Weapons

Every good hero needs his or her arsenal of weapons, and Zagreus in Supergiant Games’ Hades
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The 2020 Console War: Which Next-Gen Console is Right For You?

The next generation of gaming is upon us, and everyone’s playing favorites.
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Separating Myth and Fiction: The World of Hades

Supergiant Games’ latest offering, Hades, takes a deep dive into Greek mythology, plumbing
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The Best Spooky Games on Xbox Game Pass

Hello friends, it's that time of year again. We've been asked to scream inside our heart for long enough.
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The Best Hidden Gems on Xbox Game Pass

In any collection of things, sometimes the eyes will glaze over at the abundance of options. So many things to pick and choose!
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A Defense of Super Mario Sunshine

Super Mario 3D All-Stars has been out for a few days, and reception has
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Ghostrunner Takes Cyberpunk to New Heights

It's the season of cyberpunk. We've got quite a few upcoming titles in this popular genre, all of which will be here by the end of the year.
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10 Years Later: Pokemon Black and White's Top 10 Pokemon

Since the release of Pokemon Red & Blue in 1996, Game Freak have
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The Six Best Courses in Super Mario 64

Super Mario 64 is a critical classic, a game that was innovative in its design when released in 1996.
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Ranking the Hades Gods by Sexiness

What could be sexier than a God?
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Tell Me Why's Third Episode - The Messy but Earnest Finale

One of the greatest strengths of Dontnod's storytelling throughout Tell Me Why has been how it has sidestepped certain common narrative pi
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Netflix's High Score is All Work, No Play

“If Pac-Man, E.T., and Raiders of the Lost Ark aren’t selling, what will?”
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Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep - A 10th Anniversary Retrospective

Kingdom Hearts is known to be a confusing series, not for the faint of heart.
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Dragon Age 4: Everything We Know From The Gamescom Trailer

Six long years after the release of Dragon Age: Inquisition, BioWare fans
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Tell Me Why's Second Episode Dives Into Loss

Two years ago, I lost my grandmother to kidney cancer.
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Tell Me Why's First Episode is An Emotional Ride

Tell Me Why might just be Dontnod's most grounded and human experience to date.