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Mortal Kombat 11 Spawn Breakdown

If it hasn't been perfectly clear with Mortal Kombat's new surge of popularity, 1990s nostalgia is back in full force.
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10 Video Games that Actually Live Up to their License

Licensing has always been a bit of a joke in the games industry.
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Got Cabin Fever? Animal Crossing: New Horizons Is Your Medicine

Right now, the world is doing its best to change and
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20 Years of Thief II Fan Missions

Sequestered in its own cozy corner of the PC gaming world is TTLG.com.
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How to Get Bells Quickly in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

So, you've finally secured yourself a copy of Animal Crossing: New Horizons<
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On The Tabletop - Court of the Dead Mourners Call

Court of the Dead Mourners Call is a board game brought about from the combined creative might of Project Raygun and Sideshow Collectibles
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The Cost of Gaming Since the 1970s

Video games are an expensive hobby.
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The Best Pandemic Games To Play While Quarantined

Looking at six to eight weeks of isolation during the quarantine for
7 Games from PAX East 2020 to Add to Your Wishlist

7 Games from PAX East 2020 to Add to Your Wishlist

In what may have been one of the last major gatherings of any kind in 2020, the game industry descended on Boston for PAX East 2020.
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Persona 5 Royal Might Be Too Familiar for Fans

Ever since the Japanese release of Persona 5 Royal in October, western fans have waited with bated breath to step into the role of Phantom
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Exploring the Slavic-Inspired World of Yes, Your Grace

It's good to be king, except when your domain is plagued by raging Radovian barbarians, legends of monsters harassing villagers, and all other dark
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Every Confirmed Companion for Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous

Owlcat Games' latest Kickstarter, Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous, 
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TechRaptor Tabletop Resolutions 2020 February Update

Welcome to the February update for our Tabletop Resolutions 2020.
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We're Ready for Fatal Frame 6

Fatal Frame is considered by many to be a classic among horror games. Unfortunately, it’s been a while since we’ve seen a new entry.
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February 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
DC Universe Miniature Game

On The Tabletop - DC Universe Miniature Game

The DC Universe Miniature Game from Knight Models is a skirmish wargame, featuring well known and favorite superheroes.
Pyramid Head - The iconic monster that debuted in Silent Hill 2.

What Makes a Monster? Fears Made Manifest in Word, Image, and Play

For much of its history, horror has been brushed aside as a trivial genre unworthy of serious artistic consideration.
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Metro on the Metro — How is Metro Redux on the Go?

I really enjoy the Metro franchise.
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What are Microtransactions?

There was a time in the gaming industry where you used to pay for a video game and its price granted you access to the full experience.
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How Typhoon Studios Crafted the Humor of Journey to the Savage Planet

Humor is a tough nut to crack. Your jokes either hit or miss with the audience, and humor is far from an objective thing.
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What to Play in Early 2020 (Since Every Game You Wanted Was Delayed)

Picture back to E3 2019. Game after game is announced for early 2020. You begin getting concerned.
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Buying Happiness: Why Nostalgia In Games Is So Effective

Nostalgia is a powerful drug, and when games like Final Fantasy 7 Remake
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The Best Games We Saw at PAX South 2020

While PAX South may be smaller than the big-time conventions, there is still a great variety of games to look at.