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Super Smash Bros actually comes with instructions

We’re in a digital age, which is a wonderful thing, but that also means we give up on some of the little things. Like, say, instruction books, since most developers and publishers instead offer a digital booklet on the disc or official website. Which is why I was so surprised to see Super Smash Bros more »

This War of Mine Review: War is Hell

This War of Mine Price: $19.99 System(s): PC Release Date: November 14, 2014 Publisher (Developer): 11 bit Studios (11 bit Studios) ESRB Rating: N/A One of the things I love about games these days is that they explore concepts and ideas beyond the gameplay. Games like The Stanley Parable and Gone Home explore the concept 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 »

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 »

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 »

Senran Kagura Bon Appetit! Review: Service Please!

Senran Kagura Bon Appétit! Price: $14.99 System(s): PlayStation Vita Release Date: November 11, 2014 Publisher (Developer): XSEED Games (Meteorise) ESRB Rating: “Mature” for Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes, Strong Language, and Violence Senran Kagura Bon Appetit!, a departure from , features half the cast of buxom shinobi warriors… in rhythm cooking battles. The girls are now more »

Super Smash Bros. players can buy Mewtwo next year

Wanted Mewtwo in Super Smash Bros without having to pay $100? Nintendo has heard your pleas. You don’t have to buy both the 3DS and Wii U versions of the game to add the Pokemon as a playable fighter. Leniency has been extended and it’s going to be possible with real cash. Nintendo revealed the more »

Persona Q Review: One of the bests on the 3DS

Title: Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth Price: System(s): 3DS Release Date: November 25, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Atlus (Atlus) ESRB Rating: “Mature” for Blood, Language, Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes, and Violence It’s no secret that sometimes reviewers are under embargos. We’re given advance access to some games, because they’re ones that can’t be played in more »

Dragon Age Inquisition suffers from the Elder Scrolls effect

Anyone who has played an Elder Scrolls game knows they all have something in common. It’s too easy to get captivated by the side quests and exploration aspects and completely abandon the storyline. Dragon Age Inquisition, is exactly the same way. Which is no surprise, since BioWare openly said during development that The Elder Scrolls more »

Dragon Age Inquisition’s tutorial lets players be (practically) invincible

Ever since I managed to break Bound By Flame in the first five minutes of playing it, I like to be goofy when I first start a game. You know, push the boundaries and see if the game pushes back. My first half hour playing Dragon Age Inquisition was an opportunity to see what I more »

Sing along with Omega Quintet this spring

Okay, I am super excited about something, but keep it quiet because I don’t want my coworkers here at the Technology Tell Gaming Channel to know about it because, if they do, I may have to let one of them cover it instead of me. Here goes – Idea Factory International is releasing Omega Quintet more »