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Nintendo releases rough…

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On twitter today, Nintendo of America posted the above image, showing their release calendar for the rest of the year. While it only gives us a rough timeline by season, it gives us an idea of what to expect for the rest of the year and a summary of…

Campers Corner: Face…

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Welcome to the Campers Corners. This is the home of the lurkers in the corner, sitting and waiting for the precise moment to strike. We are hated. We are dreaded. We are Campers. Yes, campers could quite possibly be one of the most hated players in modern day first…

Reasons To Love:…

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Let me start by quickly getting something out of the way. The Mount & Blade series, to me, has always been key to one of the greatest arguments in modern gaming. How much does graphical fidelity really matter? And I do mean graphical fidelity. Aesthetic fidelity is something else entirely. So do sub-par graphics detract…

Potential Fixes to…

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The Problem People have been very vocal on Reddit, the blizzard forums, and even other news sites about their problem with the anniversary event: with a whopping 134 items found in loot boxes (previous 5 events had an average of 114.8), 11 of them being legendary skins (previous average:…

Corporations Vs. Consumers:…

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As we come towards the latter half of a decade, many things in the gaming industry have changed. Some for the better and some for worse, depending on your point of view. The “Console Wars” was a phrase that was known to every gamer around the globe and an…

The Decisions: Metal…

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Continuation to: “The Decisions:Metal Gear Solid 2!”, a four part series analyzing the design behind Metal Gear Solid 2:Sons of Liberty, you can read part one and two here:The Decisions Part 1 and The Decisions Part 2 Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty completely relies on it’s narrative to provide…

Final Fantasy VI…

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This is not a review of the game Final Fantasy VI. Released in the US as Final Fantasy III on the SNES, the game is a masterpiece and is considered to be one of the greatest games in the series and one of the best RPGs of all time.…

The Technomancer: A…

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The Technomancer developed by Spiders is a sci-fi action RPG set on a colonized Mars that has long since lost contact with Earth.  The game is set during the War of Water, a conflict between the corporations that occupy Mars over the scarce supply of water.  The player takes on the…

Gaming On A…

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We all know that sometimes gaming as a hobby can get a little bit expensive. Maybe you aren’t willing to shell out $60 for the latest release, or maybe that dream PC is still just out of your reach. Well, fear not! Sick Critic is here to give you…

Our Take: What…

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June 13 – 15 is every gamer’s favorite time of year. It’s the time when all of our favorite developers and publishers get together to show off what they have been working hard on, whether that’s games or new hardware, you can’t help but get excited. Every year, all…

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Nintendo Switch Box

Switch With Longer Battery Life Announced

Nintendo Japan has brought light to a brand-new Switch model in the works that has a significantly longer battery life. This comes hot off the heals of the Nintendo Switch…

July 17, 2019, 485
Southwest Free Nintendo Switch Ticket

Southwest Gives Free Nintendo Switch to SDCC Passengers

Nintendo never ceases to amaze. On Wednesday, Southwest Airlines and Nintendo teamed up to give people headed to San Diego for San Diego Comic-Con free Nintendo Switches and copies of…

July 17, 2019, 470
Luigi in Luigi's Mansion 3 looking scared

Official Luigi’s Mansion 3 Release Date Announced

A couple days ago, we covered the story that Luigi’s Mansion 3‘s release date was leaked by Amazon Mexico. According to them, the game was set for release on October…

July 17, 2019, 384

Eagle Island Review: Eagle to Please

More times than not, it is very difficult to make a game that stands out in the action-platformer genre. Eagle Island tries really hard to separate itself from the pack…

July 16, 2019, 548

Total War: Three Kingdoms Reveals New DLC

Creative Assembly (CA), developers of the Total War series just revealed a trailer called Eight Princes, an upcoming Downloadable Content (DLC) for Total War: Three Kingdoms. According to CA, the DLC…

July 16, 2019, 496
Promotional screen for Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD

Sega Announces Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD

After five years of silence, the Super Monkey Ball franchise is back, in a rather strange way. Once a Wii launch title, Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz is returning to…

July 16, 2019, 415

Leicester Alliance Revealed in Three Houses Trailer

Nintendo of America tweeted out a new trailer for Fire Emblem: Three Houses today revealing information on one of said houses. For those of you not following along, the “three houses”…

July 15, 2019, 522

Sims 4 to Receive Story Quiz

During a recent Maxis Monthly Livestream, the Sims Team has revealed that The Sims 4 will be receiving a “Story Quiz”. As Simgurugraham explains, the Story Quiz allows you to…

July 15, 2019, 782
Luigi's Mansion 3 screenshot

Luigi’s Mansion 3 Release Date Leaked

Amazon Mexico has been such a great friend to the gaming industry, and now it’s potentially leaked the release date for Luigi’s Mansion 3. It’s supposedly scheduled for October 4. It…

July 14, 2019, 480

Disintegration: First Look at V1 Interactive’s New Game

V1 Interactive, for those that don’t know, is a Seattle-based studio of ex-Bungie devs, along with a mixture of other talented artists and programmers. Marcus Lehto, Studio Head, is also…

July 14, 2019, 425