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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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Left 4 Dead 2 in the Time of COVID

“Report unusual behavior. Barricade your homes. Avoid all contact with the infected individuals.
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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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September 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 Defense of Super Mario Sunshine

Super Mario 3D All-Stars has been out for a few days, and reception has
Ghostrunner

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.
Ikenfell

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.
Kurt from Trails of Cold Steel 4, one of the games shown at NIS America's 2020/2021 Video Game Showcase.

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,