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The case of the disappearing Pokemon demo codes

Everybody’s excited, because the arrival of something amazing is upon us. For the first time ever, a Pokemon demo is being distributed prior to an installment’s release. Instead of just going into either or blind, they’re going to be able to try the games first. In theory, that is. A number of these Pokemon demo more »

I’m pretty sure I’m a terrible Skyrim parent

Skyrim is an amazing sandbox, letting you do a number of things that don’t impact gameplay, but are hilariously fun to do. Amongst those things is adopting children. There’s not a lot you can do with the children, of course. They live in your house, call you mama or papa, and occasionally ask for money. more »

4 Games to play during the Extra Life 24 hour marathon

Extra Life game day will soon be upon us. The epic gaming marathon fundraiser hosts an official game day every year so that participants can play their way through their marathon with friends. In some cases, Extra Lifers hold events on game day to create an even greater sense of community. Certain gaming venues even more »

The Marry Me Skyrim mod lets me wed Saadia

Skyrim is an amazing sandbox, offering you the ability to do a number of things in-game that don’t have much effect on gameplay, but are fun to do anyway. Things like owning a house, adopting children, and getting married can all add entertainment value to any Skyrim playthrough. Sadly, you can’t marry any and all more »

Fantasy Life passwords have already been leaked

It’s times like these that I’m thankful for everyone online, especially people who take the time to get on Reddit and GameFaqs. It’s because of industrious people online that people will have tons of Fantasy Life passwords available . That means all kinds of cool content for characters immediately available to enjoy. Let me explain. more »

In 2015, Final Fantasy XIV expands with Heavensward

Have you begun to feel unfulfilled in Final Fantasy XIV? You know, like you’ve kind of “done” everything and as though the only reason to log in is for special events? If yes, then Heavensward will make everything better. Square Enix has announced that the MMORPG’s first expansion will be released in 2015. Since the more »

20 Years Later: Final Fantasy VI

Monday, October 20 2014 marks the 20th anniversary of the US release of Final Fantasy VI (rebranded as ) for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. I’m going to go ahead and say it. I regard Final Fantasy VI as my favorite game of all time. The reasons are numerous. The characters, the themes, the setting, more »

Become a Bard is a fantastic Skyrim mod

Most of the Skyrim mods I use come from Nexus Mods, due to their amazing Mod Manager program. But, that doesn’t mean there aren’t some mods from other places that aren’t equally amazing. Case in point, one of my absolute favorite Skyrim mods comes from the Steam Workshop. It’s a mod that lets you become more »

Skylanders Trap Team Review: Peak of Perfection

Title: Skylanders Trap Team Price: System(s): PS4 (Also available for PS3, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii, Wii U, 3DS, iOS, and Android) Release Date: October 5, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Activision (Toys for Bob) ESRB Rating: “Everyone 10+” for Cartoon Violence It’s finally time to play Skylanders. No more complaining about how a new iteration appears more »

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel!: The view from level 10

I’ve had a few more hours to play Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel since I last talked about the game. I managed to get my Claptrap up to level 10 so far. I can’t pretend I’ve seen the whole game, but I’ve had the time to learn all the basics. Fundamentally, The Pre-Sequel is Borderlands 2 with more »

I don’t feel bad for cheating in Skyrim

In case you haven’t been able to figure it out, I love Skyrim. Steam tells me I’ve spent 760 hours playing it, and I’ll probably add another four or five hours to the game before I go to bed tonight. But just because I love the game doesn’t mean I love every part of the more »

Skyrim has amusing, amazing collision glitches

As you may have suspected from the plethora of articles I’ve written about it, I play a great deal of Skyrim. It’s a wonderful game, with beautiful graphics and amazing gameplay. But sometimes, things don’t exactly work the way the programmer planned it. People wind up in the air, or inside of things that they’re more »