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New Games and…

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The gaming community now has a free, dedicated place to get emotional support thanks to the Games and Online Harassment Hotline. The hotline is a text message-based service that allows members of the gaming industry, including professionals, players, and influencers, to reach someone who can help them or provide…
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Shakes on a…

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Shakes on a Plane was announced on Thursday by Assemble Entertainment, the publisher behind Leisure Suit Larry – Wet Dreams Don’t Dry. Shakes on a Plane is developed by Huu Games and is heavily inspired by Overcooked and Unrailed, taking a similar time management approach that typically translates to…

Sekiro: Shadows Die…

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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice has sold over five million copies ahead of its new update release on October 29. The new update will serve largely as a way for players to test their skills against some new challenges and treasure their achievements.   What’s in the new Sekiro update?…
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Ghost of Tsushima…

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Ghost of Tsushima is breaking PS4 sales records! PlayStation Tweeted Friday morning that Ghost of Tsushima is officially the fastest-selling first-party original IP. That’s a lot of qualifiers, but regardless, 2.4 million copies in just three days is something to be celebrated. Based on sales form the first three…
Halo Infinite

Xbox Games Showcase…

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In Thursday’s Xbox Games Showcase, we finally got a comprehensive look at what people can look forward to with Xbox Series X, such as gameplay for Halo Infinite and an official announcement of the new Fable by Playground Games. However, that barely begins to scratch the surface. Here’s a comprehensive…
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Ubisoft Games Will…

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In an earnings call on Wednesday, Ubisoft stated that their games for PS5 and Xbox Series X would cost $60 USD, the same as current-gen games, as reported by Jason Schreier on Twitter. Schreier also notes that NBA 2K21 is already expected to cost $70 USD on next-gen consoles.…
Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase July 2020

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Nintendo broke their lengthy radio silence today and broadcast a new Nintendo Direct Mini, focusing on the Switch’s upcoming 3rd party games. In their announcement Tweet, Nintendo was very upfront about what to expect during this presentation – no new announcements and no new 1st party information. While the…
Metacritic Ghost of Tsushima 36-hour User Reviews

Metacritic’s 36-hour User…

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Recently, review bombing games has become a common practice for people upset with the developers or publishers’ business practices and decisions. It seems Metacritic has taken action to prevent this by giving a 36-hour period between the release of games and the moment users have a chance to put…
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Assassin’s Creed Valhalla…

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Ubisoft made it within a few days of their Ubisoft Forward event, then everything fell apart. A day before the event and a day after Far Cry 6 was leaked on PlayStation’s Hong Kong store, a rogue Instagram post revealed the Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla release date. Assassin’s Creed’s Italian…
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Far Cry 6…

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Just a couple of days before the Ubisoft Forward event, Far Cry 6 has been leaked and teased. Just like so many games before it, Far Cry 6 briefly found its way onto an online store – this time the Hong Kong version of the PlayStation Store – and…

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Xbox Series S

Xbox Series S Officially Announced by Microsoft

Xbox Series S has finally been officially announced by Microsoft via Twitter. The existence of a second Xbox Series model has been known for about two years now, but Microsoft…

September 8, 2020, 205
A banner image for Super Mario 3D All Stars touting the inclusion of Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine, and Super Mario Galaxy

Nintendo Announces Super Mario 3D All Stars

The plumber who captured our hearts 35 years ago is taking a bit of a victory lap. Nintendo made a series of sudden announcements at the Super Mario Bros. 35th…

September 3, 2020, 582
PAX Online 2020

PAX Online 2020 Reveals Its Panel Schedule

With the majority of entertainment events canceled this year due to the pandemic, including E3 2020, coordinators have taken some events online. PAX Online 2020 will host a series of…

September 2, 2020, 612

Hellpoint Review – Bla Bla Bla

“3 inches above the floor, man in the box wants to burn my soul.”   Y’know, Dark Souls really was this metaphorical bag of Doritos the world wanted to snack on. An…

August 28, 2020, 2,467
Gameplay still from Undying, shows the protagonist idling in a supermarket parking lot while surrounded by zombies

Undying — Alpha First Impressions

Despite their dominating popularity in respective media industries, The Walking Dead and survival games haven’t yet converged into one, all-together satisfying product. You had the Telltale adaptation that is commonly…

August 24, 2020, 13,575
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RUMOR: New Nintendo Switch Model Coming in Q1 2021

Floating rumors have indicated that Q1 2021 will see the launch of a new Nintendo Switch console. The first reports came from Economic Daily News on Monday. The description of…

August 24, 2020, 384
UCI esports program

New Esports Fellowship Provides Resources for Esports Programs at Schools

We’ve seen colleges and high schools across the country begin to embrace esports as a major competitive sport along with their traditional programs. Students have received full-ride scholarships, influencers have…

August 20, 2020, 466
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Metamorphosis Review – A Buggy Mess

Roughly 105 years after the publication of Franz Kafka’s The Metamorphosis, Ovid Works has come out with Metamorphosis, a game inspired by the inspiringly impactful novella. Unfortunately, Gregor Samsa’s psychological…

August 19, 2020, 466
Apex Legends Season 6 Boosted

Apex Legends Season 6 Shows Off Boosted Gameplay

Apex Legends is almost done wrapping up Season 5, which means it’s time for Apex Legends Season 6: Boosted. There’s a bunch of new content for Season 6 of this…

August 16, 2020, 505
Bartlow's Dread Machine Key Art

Bartlow’s Dread Machine First Impressions

Bartlow’s Dread Machine released on July 30, 2020 on Steam Early Access. As is the case with Early Access games, it’s far from perfect. Strange design choices and inconsistencies bog…

August 14, 2020, 446