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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 »

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 »

NIS America announces trifecta of 2015 games

The PS3, PS4, and Vita are all set next year. NIS America has those of us with the systems covered in 2015. As of right now, we’ll have at least one game for each one from the publisher. Naturally, all three are RPGs. The first is The Awakened Fate Ultimatum, sequel to The Guided Fate more »

Guilty Gear Xrd SIGN: PS4 vs. PS3

While our review of Guilty Gear Xrd: SIGN spends a bit more time in the lab, I’ve taken it upon myself to toss out a few thoughts here and there on the game. Little things, you know? There’s always so much to take in with a new Guilty Gear, and this brand-spanking new entry lays more »

Xbox Countdown to 2015 deals begin today

The new year is almost upon us, but let’s not forget the great games we played throughout 2014. Over the next two weeks, Microsoft is going to discount several of them, some for only a day. Some of the   titles on sale include Titanfall: Game of the Year Edition, Wolfenstein: The New Order and 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 »

Know your Destiny for $30 on Amazon

I see it, the will and shape of the cosmos. Your future is before me. If you own a PS4 or Xbox One, then you’ll be tempted by the prospect of knowing everything about your Destiny. By your Destiny, I of course mean the discounted copy of the game you could be buying from Amazon more »

Bet you never thought you’d see Steins;Gate on PS3, Vita

I never in a million years would have expected this announcement, but I guess this is the way games are going. Steins;Gate, one of the most famous visual novels of our time, is coming to the PS3 and Vita. By which I don’t mean Japan’s getting it. No, that’s something that of course would happen. more »

On Final Fantasy VII and Price Gouging

So it’s come to my attention that when they release Final Fantasy VII for the PS4, it’s going to be a whopping $15.99. That’s not incredibly expensive. It’s not exactly cheap,sure, but it’s not a great deal of money. Except, when you look at the Steam price, you find that the game is only . 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 »