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There Are No Original Ideas in Games, and Why That’s Okay
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Simple thought: copycats are everywhere, and that’s perfectly fine. It’s a sentiment that I’ve held for a long time, but recent news of the Nintendo making a 3DS peripheral to add a second circle pad have finally pushed me over … Continue reading

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Resistance 3 Review
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Despite launching with the PlayStation 3 in 2006, Resistance has never been as popular as other Sony franchises. Quite frankly, that’s because the games were never as good as anything under the Sony banner. Killzone 2 and 3 play and … Continue reading

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This Generation’s Most Insane Boss Battles
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Ah, the boss fight. So much is put into making these set pieces to be memorable experiences, especially in this day and age of massive development and marketing budgets, and for the most part they succeed. Whether they’re remembered in … Continue reading

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No More Heroes: Heroes’ Paradise Review
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No More Heroes was one of 3 games I owned for the Wii. Amongst a sea of cookie cutter Nintendo fluff, it stood out like a sore thumb (but in a good way).  To this day, it remains my favorite … Continue reading

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El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron Review
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Very rarely do I experience a game that presents me with such a blending of fantastic artistry and epic story telling. Okami, Shadow of the Colossus, and Ico; all these titles have presented us with such a mix. Now El … Continue reading

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The Five Worst Madden Cover Athletes Ever
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Ah, Madden NFL Football. It’s return every year may cause many eyes to roll and noses to turn towards the heavens, but for sports fans it means that the return of the most popular sport in the U.S. is breathing … Continue reading

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PS Vita Price Cut Talk Highlights the Skewed Value of the Gaming Dollar
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The past couple of weeks have brought pretty good news for the frugal gamer. Nintendo slashed the price of their 3DS by $80, and while its current library is lacking you can always count on a Nintendo handheld to deliver … Continue reading

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Gamescom 2011 Info-Dump: News & trailers, all in one place
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Hey, gang. If you want to see all of the latest trailers and read all of the latest news coming out of Gamescom over in Germany, you shouldn’t have to sift through pages of news posts. With that in mind, … Continue reading

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Six Games That May As Well Be Vaporware
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Every year there are several major gaming shows and events, and the gaming population is always rightfully excited for them. After all these shows are where we hear about exciting new game announcements, or build up hype for something that … Continue reading

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6 WTF-Inducing Licensed Games
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If you think that there are too many licensed games in the world, you’re probably right. As they’ve been around pretty much forever, an awful lot of them have piled up, both good and bad. For the most part, they … Continue reading

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