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Hyperdimension Neptunia PC ports incoming

Despite a rocky start, the Hyperdimension Neptunia series has grown into one of which Idea Factory can be proud. Is it laden with fanservice? Sure. However, it’s also filled with clever dialogue, wonderful inside jokes, easter eggs related to gaming culture. Not to mention, recent entries resurrect that awesome, Xenosaga-inspired battle system. The only downside more »

Final Fantasy XV’s Cid being a Cidney could be a good thing

The Final Fantasy XV Cid has been reimagined as Cidney, a female mechanic. My gut reaction was, “Why?” At the risk of sounding like a caveman shouting down progression in equality, I had to really evaluate what Cid’s reveal in the latest Final Fantasy XV trailer meant to me. Cid was always one of my favorite more »

Transistor had the best soundtrack of 2014

It’s getting to be that time of year. Lists are being compiled as people pore over the games they’ve seen and played in 2014, hoping to cobble together a collection of the best titles released. It’s a time consuming ritual, but often an entertaining one. Especially with the fights and debates it can whip up, more »

Fairune is a deconstruction of RPGs

It was $2.99. It’s difficult to resist a game at that price. Especially since it only cost a little more than a 3DS theme. For that price, Fairune was mine. It looked aesthetically pleasing and for $3, it’s difficult to complain about a simple timesink. Though, more can be ascribed to Fairune. It is a more »

There’s something about Lisa

If you’ll remember back to the last time you heard the name Lisa mentioned here on GamerTell, you probably remember the dancing, bearded prostitute. Yep, those completely bizarre trailers I shared with you have finally led to something tangible. December 15, 2014 marked the official release of Lisa: The Painful RPG. The mysterious project had more »

5 Steam Holiday Sale 2014 Games to Buy: Day 1

The time has come, as was rumored and prophesized. The 2014 Steam Holiday Sale has arrived. Deals are running rampant, as expected, and we should be seeing some of the best prices on PC games this year as time wears on. However, to make things a little easier for you, Technology Tell has something planned. 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 »

Avengers Alliance’s latest Spec Op gets Inhuman

Don’t look now, true believers. Maximus The Mad has approached Nick Fury with some bad news. Thanos is alive and headed to Earth for yet another attempt at conquest. He blames the Inhumans for his last defeat, so Black Bolt and his family have entered the fray. Completing this Spec Op will unlock Crystal and 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 »

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 »

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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 »