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Light and Dark Skylanders Trap Team elements make sense, but aren’t fair

With Skylanders Trap Team Activision and Toys for Bob decided to take things a step further. It wasn’t enough to have 8 different elements worth of Skylanders figures for people to collect. They upped the number to 10, so Light and Dark could be added to the mix. While this may make sense, since the more »

10 Best Dragon Age Inquisition fanfiction prompts

It started out as a joke. I was one of those people who wrote fanfiction in high school, and sometimes I like to brainstorm ideas for stories I’d want to read. That’s what I was doing on Twitter a few days ago, coming up with ridiculous, Dragon Age Inquisition fanfiction ideas. Except, some of these more »

The Oblivion Walker Achievement makes me feel awful

In what was now 1,031 hours of spent playing Skyrim, there was one achievement I hadn’t gotten. I’d done everything else. I’d married, I’d adopted children, I owned all the houses I could own. I’d fought ancient, powerful dragons and lived to tell the tale. There was but one thing I hadn’t done, which was more »

Skylanders Trap Team sees the light and gets dark December 21

Skylanders Trap Team will finally be complete next week. Activision and Toys for Bob pulled a switcheroo on players this iteration. Thet expanded the elements. Light and Dark were added to Magic, Water, Life, Undead, Tech, Earth, Wind, and Fire. Except, there have been no Light or Dark Skylanders released. Now, that problem is solved. more »

Payday 2 adds a lucky Clover, Diamond Heist

Anyone can be an amazing, virtual bankrobber. Equal opportunity and what not. Overkill Software is embracing that with one of its new Payday 2 DLC packs. In addition to a whole new heist, the first female character is being added to the game. Clover is from Dublin, Ireland and is really proud of her heritage. more »

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Skyrim should be Game of the Year again

Look, I know that The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim came out in 2011, and the came out in 2013. And yes, a game has to have come out this year in order to win game of the year for 2014. But I have some very good arguments why Skyrim should still be able to be more »

I am Bread Preview: Toasty

I am Bread is no joke. It may seem like one, with its QWOP controls. Plus, it is from Bossa Studios, creator of . No, this is a strangely compelling, strategic kind of game. There will be laughs along the way, but you’ll also be in for quite the challenge. The basic concept in I more »

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Dragon Age Inquisition sets up a war between gods

Before we get into this, let me warn you that this article will be full of Dragon Age Inquisition spoilers. It’s a big round up of everything the game teaches us about the Elven trickster god, the Dread Wolf, Fen’Harel, and what happens with our favorite witch, Flemeth. If you’ve finished the game, sit back more »

Let it go with Frozen in LittleBigPlanet 3

You can’t escape Frozen. Frozen is one. Frozen is all. Everywhere you go, Elsa, Olaf, and the other now-iconic characters will be staring back. You thought LittleBigPlanet 3 was safe? It’s not, because now Frozen is in LBP too. Check the PlayStation Store. What do you see? That’s right – the entire cast staring back more »

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Valve had a right to pull Hatred

I’m quite certain everyone remembers the trailer for Hatred, which is quite literally the revenge porn game. I’m not going to talk much about my opinion on the game, because let’s face it. People are allowed to make whatever kind of game they want. This is the free market at work. Producers produce a product, more »

Wait for a sale for Xeodrifter

I have good news and bad news about Renegade Kid’s Xeodrifter. The good news is, it’s a lot better than the abysmal Planet Crashers it released in 2012. The bad news is, it isn’t as great as the now iconic and multiplatform Mutant Mudds. Yes, Xeodrifter is one of “those” games. It’s middling. It has more »

Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric Review: Feeling Blue

Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric Price: System(s): Wii U Release Date: November 11, 2014 Publisher (Developer): SEGA (Big Red Button Entertainment) ESRB Rating: “Everyone 10+” for Cartoon Violence Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric takes the cast from the Sonic the Hedgehog series and reimagines them in a new setting, with a unique take on their more »