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Series Misfits: A Look at Odd Gaming Sequels

The upcoming release of Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia is interesting in several ways. Not only is it the third main Fire Emblem game for the 3DS, it is…

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Lionhead’s Legacy – The Movies

So Microsoft has officially closed down Lionhead Studios. Depending on your age, the Lionhead name may not carry the same weight as our childhood friend LucasArts, but their legacy is one…

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Gaming Obscura: MorphX

You ever wonder why some games become obscure? Maybe we can blame lack of promotion or visibility at times, or simply not having iconic characters to help in sales or…

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Lunar – Game Series We’d Like To See Resurrected

It’s very rare that I bring up the Lunar series and people know what I’m on about. As far as classic RPGs go, the main talking points are nearly universal:…

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Mother 3 and Reverie

It’s hard to believe it’s been over 20 years since Nintendo’s Earthbound. While much of my childhood was spent in front of one video game or another, those that have remained as…

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Young Conker Rears Head

“Conker is a much beloved property that has a huge following.” Microsoft revealed today that the Conker IP will be tapped to feature in a gimmick title showing off the…

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Game Changers: Pokémon

With the Pokémon franchise celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, it seems fitting to come look back at the driving forces behind the games. The Pokémon franchise is the bestselling RPG in…

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Character Select: A Modern Myth – Link

“I am not Link, but I do know him! Even after 18 years, the Legend of Zelda never stops changing and this game is no different. We are now taking…

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Game Changers – Super Mario Bros

It would be difficult to start any conversation on the best games ever made without mentioning a portly Italian plumber from the Mushroom Kingdom. So much has already been said…

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Playing Roles: A Heroes of Might and Magic Retrospective

In the wake of discussing tactical role-playing games, I would be remiss if we didn’t mention one more cousin to the genre: the Heroes of Might and Magic series. A…