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Crusader Kings II has much-needed tutorial mode now

I’m a typical Steam user, in that I have purchased countless games I’ve barely had to time to play. One of them is Crusader Kings II, an addictive grand strategy game with several RPG elements. In this game, you take the role of a medieval ruler trying to set up a powerful dynasty. Since the more »

Sunset Overdrive free for Xbox Live subscribers for 24 hours Nov. 22

Xbox One is celebrating its first birthday in style, and will allow players to download a brand new release and play it for free for 24 hours. Sunset Overdrive, the open-world game from Insomniac, will be free to download starting at 12:01 a.m. ET Nov. 22 and remain free until Sunday. Sunset Overdrive takes place more »

Marth, Villager and Wii Fit Trainer are the rare Amiibos

Don’t want a faithful, Nintendo standby as one of your first Amiibos? Well, you may have no choice. The figures are out and they are unsurprisingly popular. In fact, they’re so in demand that three are going to be almost impossible to find if you didn’t pre-order them. I’m talking about the Marth, Villager, and more »

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Steam Black Friday Sale? Say It Ain’t So!

As I’ve said in the past, I hate black Friday and everything it stands for. So it makes me sad to see that even Steam may be getting in on the day with a Steam Black Friday event. Recently leaked screenshots from Japan have appeared on NeoGAF and proclaim a “Steam Autumn Sale”, running from more »

LISA’s trailers are incredibly effective

Never heard of LISA? No need to feel bad. It’s an extremely indie game from professional martial artist, and creator, Austin Jorgensen. Our lovely editor here at Technology Tell’s Gaming Channel brought this game to my attention. I watched the above trailer on Dingaling Games’ website, and was somehow oddly, but immediately, captivated. So I more »

Telltale Games: Game of Thrones is real

Yes, you read right. Telltale games is charging full steam ahead. Tales from the Borderlands is releasing November 25th, 2014, but then right after, sometime in December, Game of Thrones Episode One: Iron from Ice will be released. If you haven’t yet played either the Walking Dead, or Wolf Among Us from Telltale Games, I more »

I’m getting better at Rogue Legacy

For the longest time, I didn’t understand the appeal of especially difficult games. I like games that let me be powerful, and feel competent. Games like Skyim, which allow me to slay dragons and fell great beasts. Then I picked up Rogue Legacy during a Steam sale, and my gaming habits turned upside down. Even more »

Enough with Far Cry 4′s eagles

Far Cry 4 is a superb game. It needs to be said, because it’s the truth. It takes everything that was great about the previous game and amplifies it. There is, however, one small, ever-so-tiny problem. The worst part of the last game has also been magnified. I’m referring, of course, to those Far Cry more »

The Best Free Apps for November 21, 2014

From AppleTell Or should it be the Best Get Apps, since Apple apparently doesn't like the word "free?" Read the full post on AppleTell »

Here’s Your November 21, 2014 Indie Game Bundle Update

Ready for an indie game bundle? Because this week, there are 25 of them. Sadly, most are returning bundles that were here last week, and perhaps even the week before. Still, hopefully you can find a good deal for yourself. GamerTell’s Best Indie Game Bundle Picks: Humble Jumbo Bundle 3 (Windows, Mac, Linux). Bundle Stars more »

The Best 2014 Black Friday PS4 Deals

We’re about a week away from Thanksgiving, and at this point all of the major Black Friday deals are out in the wild. As part of our coverage, we’re spotlighting what we think are the best deals for each platform. The responsibility lies on me to lay out the best Black Friday PS4 deals, so more »

Dragon Age Inquisition bonds form more naturally

If you’re playing a BioWare game, you know you’re going to be putting in a lot of time and effort towards making friends, perhaps even finding a boyfriend or girlfriend. It’s the way things go, as relationships matter. Dragon Age Inquisition is no different, though bonding is a lot more natural this time around. Instead more »