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Hand of Fate Review: Hit me

Price: $24.99 System(s): PS4 (XOne, PC) Release Date: February 17, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Defiant Development (Defiant Development) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Violence and Blood A plaque reading “We’re all about making new, exciting games” may as well be prepackaged with every proprietary game engine or monitor-packed office space; any studio with an ounce of clout more »

Solforge’s Reign of Varna expansion is live

One of my favorite digital card games, Solforge, has just dropped its latest expansion. Reign of Varna includes 48 shiny new cards, new game mechanics and a single player campaign mode. The new cards can come from booster packs, legendary chests and prize packs as well as good ol’ Reign of Varna booster packs. Solforge is more »

Show and Tell: A look at Culdcept (PS2)

Graham Russell brings Jenni Lada into a world of swords and sorcery for the card-combat board game Culdcept! Watch to see whether Graham’s army of ugly creatures can triumph over the adorable AI-controlled deck Jenni likes so much. Culdcept is a long-running Japanese series of games, most of which play identically. You move around a more »

WWE Supercard adds fusion chambers, legendary divas

More than six million of The Rock’s fans smell what WWE Supercard is cooking. The wrestling-themed card battler is surprisingly easy to pick up, but difficult to put down. The game’s latest update adds a new method for creating cards, and according to 2K Games it can generate 48 cards more powerful than any released more »

Bring Out Your Balance Change: Hearthstone’s Undertaker gets nerfed

Undertaker had become a shining star in the Goblins vs. Gnomes environment. Gaining one attack and one health every time a deathrattle minion comes into play, the Taker was getting really big really fast in decks dedicated to him. The Goblins vs. Gnomes card Lil’ Exorcist was supposed to be a bullet for those decks, more »

Hearthstone Releases Features Early, Free Arena Pass

Hearthstone players will find a special treat available today, Friday, December 5, 2014. Blizzard Entertainment’s Warcraft-inspired online card battle game has updated in preparation for Monday, December 8th’s release of the Goblins vs Gnomes expansion. In addition to anticipated bug fixes and balancing, they’ve granted a few extra treats. Foremost, all of the new cards more »

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Hearthstone to nerf Gadgetzan Auctioneer, Soulfire and Flare

Hearthstone’s meta is about to undergo big changes when its first expansion, vs. Goblins vs Gnomes, hits December 8. Thus it came time for Blizzard to fix three problematic cards. First up is Gadgetzan Auctioneer, who had his cost increased to six mana from five. In announcing the change, Blizzard notes that games are less more »

Next Hearthstone expansion won’t be like Curse of Naxxramas

In a recent Polygon interview, Hearthstone production director Jason Chayes shared some of the team’s plans for the popular free-to-play online card game’s next big update. While there’s no mention of a time frame or pricing for the new content, he did reveal quite a few details about their direction and how it will compare more »

Event, new content added to WWE SuperCard in 1.1 update

WWE SuperCard has been teasing players in-game about a “People’s Champion Challenge” for a while now, and it is finally coming to pass. 2K Games and developer Cat Daddy have released the first update for WWE SuperCard, and with it has come some interesting new content, bringing new cards and an event into the free-to-play more »

Boss Monster video game coming to Steam

It’s no surprise Brotherwise Games received plenty of funding for it’s second big Kickstarter project. After all, the fundraiser for the of Boss Monster earned well over its proposed goal. This time, Brotherwise asked fans for cash to fund a video game adaptation, originally planned for the iOS and Android mobile platforms. Thanks to a more »

Blizzard nerfs Hearthstone’s Starving Buzzard and Leeroy Jenkins

Two of Hearthstone’s most popular cards just took a huge hit. Community Manager Zeriyah just made the announcement on the forums. Effective Sept. 22, the Hunter class specific Starving Buzzard will have its mana cost increased from 2 to 5, getting only a minimal bump in the process. He’s currently a 2/1, and will be more »

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WWE Supercard, WWE 2K15 paying off big for 2K Sports

The right to make WWE licensed games was one of the biggest prizes in the THQ fire sale, eventually going to 2K Sports. Two years into the deal now, the publisher’s earning every penny it expected. Even at the hefty $99.99 price tag, the WWE 2K15 Hulkamania Edition has sold out in the United States, more »