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Ikenfell Takes Us to Magic School, Super Mario RPG Style

School settings are very common in media.
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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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August 2020 Humble Choice Overview

Along with all of the good that Humble Bundle already brings to the table, they additionally offer players the chance to
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A Journey Into Dread X Collection II

Horror and anthology mix really well.
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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.
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NIS America's 2020/2021 Video Game Showcase

In a recent press event, NIS America gave us the opportunity to take a look at some of their biggest releases planned for 2020 and 2021.
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Through The Blue Portal - Why Don’t We Have More Stargate Games?

In the world of science fiction, Stargate is a titan.
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6 Easter Eggs You Probably Missed in the Suicide Squad Trailer

When Rocksteady revealed the trailer for its new game, Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League
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Dark Deity Developers Look to Spice Up the Fire Emblem Formula

Strategy RPGs, or SRPGs for short, are few and far between.
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Control: Building Remedy's Shared World

Recently, Remedy Entertainment announced new downloadable content for their mind-bending sci-fi action game,
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6 Fall Guys Problems That Need Fixing

Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout is the latest indie sensation, a massiv
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Play NYC 2020 Graffiti Games Celebrate Black Developers

NYC-based gaming convention Play NYC has wrapped its virtual event.
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The Rise and Fall of Near Field Communication Games

In theory, the idea of using physical toys to complement video games seems completely bulletproof.
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Poki on Preserving Your Favorite Flash Games

Bubble Tanks 2. Learn to Fly. Platforming Racing 2. For many gamers, these are titles they remember fondly.
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July 2020 Humble Choice Overview

Along with all of the good that Humble Bundle already brings to the table, they additionally offer players the chance to
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Assassin's Creed: Through the Lens of Misogyny

The first Assassin’s Creed game was released in 2007, and the franchise has been a staple of the Ubisoft library ever since.
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6 Female Characters From Games That Sold Well

Sure, commercial success isn't necessarily the mark of a well-written female character.