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PS4 Anniversary Edition contest gets a do-over in Japan

The PS4 Anniversary Edition is a beautiful. Well, beautiful and limited, if you want to be exact. It’s one of those rare gems that will be the prize of a person’s collection, and people went crazy in the brief period of time they were available. Now, imagine you entered the Japanese contest to win one more »

I hate Pitiri 1977 – watch and see why

Traditionally, Fridays are slow days in the world of video games. Especially prior to events like GDC 2015. It’s why I take the time to record myself briefly playing games for your enlightenment and amusement. Today’s game is Pitiri 1977, a recent acquisition from Groupee’s Remute’s Hipster Orgy Bundle. It doesn’t go well. Which might more »

Ganon becomes playable in new Hyrule Warriors DLC

For the end of its season pass, Hyrule Warriors is getting its long-awaited Boss Pack DLC, which includes a new, separate play mode in which you smash armies to bits as Ganon himself. The pack also adds a boss rush mode where you’ll be able to Ganon-bash your way through the game’s many bosses and unlock more »

Dynasty Warriors 8 Empires is great for building harems

I’m an otome game fan is. That is, I enjoy dating sims for women, where a player has a harem of men around to meet every possible need. Perhaps it’s because I grew up on shoujo (girl’s) manga and anime, I don’t know. All I know is, if it’s possible to attempt a recreation of more »

Here’s Your February 27, 2015 Indie Game Bundle Update

February’s at an end, so let’s exit this month right. Time to go through a round of indie game bundles. Be prepared to stay awhile. This week there are 32 indie game bundles to choose from. Once again, I’m saying the Humble Square Enix Bundle 2 is the best bet. You’re getting a lot of more »

A Good Snowman is Hard to Build Review: Snow Much Fun

A Good Snowman is Hard to Build Price: $11.99 System(s): PC Release Date: Month Date, Year Publisher (Developer): Draknek (Alan Hazelden and Benjamin Davis) ESRB Rating: N/A, but I’d say it’s appropriate for all ages A Good Snowman is Hard to Build is the most fun I’ve ever had hugging a snowman. Think about it. more »

Yup, that Gold Mario Amiibo is tied to Walmart

Word has come down from on high. The great Nintendo has spoken. Lo, the Gold Mario Amiibo will be a retailer exclusive. More specifically, he will be a Walmart exclusive. And the people who camp out and go crazy over these things will not rejoice, because retailer-exclusive NFC figures suck. Nintendo says 3,000 Walmarts will more »

Crossy Road is the right way to free-to-play

Have you played Crossy Road yet? Given it’s a free-to-play game available on both Android and iOS, it seems quite likely. Especially since it’s a fun and entertaining take on the whole Frogger formula. Why did the chicken, basket ball player, zombie, whale, or unicorn cross the road? Because if they didn’t keep crossing forever, more »

A photo tour of the Final Fantasy XIV Golden Saucer

After you’ve completed the Main Scenario questline up through the Airship mission in Final Fantasy XIV, an NPC named Well-heeled Youth will appear at (9,8) at the Ul’dah Steps of Nald location. They will express alarm at the fact that you haven’t been to the Final Fantasy XIV Golden Saucer yet, and give you a more »

Batman: Arkham Knight makes thing a little more “Mature”

In a surprising turn of fate, the ESRB has given the upcoming Rocksteady game, Batman: Arkham Knight, a rating of M for Mature. This marks the first of the Arkham games to receive a rating higher than T for Teen. Among the many surprised by this decision is Rockstar founder and game director, Sefton Hill, more »

A Good Snowman is Hard to Build price is tied to the temperature

Do you want to build a snowman? Of course you do! Especially with A Good Snowman is Hard to Build, a puzzle game releasing today that involves a black, amorphous monster building snowmen and then giving them hugs. That’s exactly the kind of thing that will brighten your Wednesday. In fact, I think we have more »

The PS4 is getting Dragon Quest Heroes before 2015 ends

Surprising news has come straight from Square Enix today. We’re getting a rather unexpected game on our PS4s! Dragon Quest Heroes is being localized. Yes, we’ll be playing a Dragon Quest game that isn’t on a Nintendo or mobile platform! Though, Dragon Quest Heroes isn’t a traditional installment in any sense. It’s an Omega Force more »