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Metal Gear Solid 2 Raiden Nendoroid prototype unveiled

Anyone who has been following game product tie-ins has likely seen a lot of Good Smile Company figures as of late. The company is going all out when it comes to Nendoroids, figmas, and statues of iconic video game characters. It wasn’t them who revealed the prototype of its latest diminuative star, though, as Hideo more »

3 amiibo for $30 at Best Buy today

There’s something most ordinary people don’t realize about amiibo, Nintendo’s NFC figures. They see the displays in stores like Best Buy, GameStop, Target and Walmart, filled with figures, and wonder why everyone is making such a big deal about rarity. That’s because common amiibo are plentiful, perhaps obnoxiously so. Places can’t get rid of all more »

2K Games teases “Advent” with eerie website

2K Games has laid the groundwork for a viral marketing campaign for something called “Advent.” Two posts on 2K Games’ official Twitter account show a beautiful city skyline and make mention of a “world of tomorrow.” However, the second post includes a gif that morphs into a burning city skyline with the words, “fear the world more »

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Only 2 Jigglypuff amiibo per customer at Target

Target puts a limit on the Jigglypuff amiibo Those stalking Nintendo’s amiibo know that NFC figure hunting is a tumultous affair. People show up when stores open, buy up all stock and engage in other, unscrupulous affairs in pursuit of money. Fortunately, Target is taking some measures with the Jigglypuff amiibo to hopefully make things more »

Splatoon comes with a squirt gun at Target

Splatoon is coming out on May 29, 2015. It seems like the sort of game with a lot of potential, but more importantly it’s a title for a system that hasn’t exactly seen an influx of games lately. People are going to want it. Especially after the successful Splatoon Global Testfire demo sessions. If you’re more »

Pac-Man 256 brings you all the fun of Pac-Man and Crossy Road

Do you like Pac-Man? Of course you do. Everyone likes Pac-Man, at least, everyone with a soul. Do you like Crossy Road? I actually have no opinion on that Android and iOS game, because I’ve never played it. I’m sure it’s great, though, since it’s a take on Frogger. In any case, Hipster Whale, creator more »

E3 2015 Prediction: We’ll see Gravity Rush PS4 and Gravity Rush 2

I’ve never been very good at wishing, so I’ve had trouble coming up with a pipe dream to add to the towering stack of E3 2015 predictions. It’s never been my kind of game, this “How many of our naive dreams will publishers destroy this year?” In my experience, it’s best to consider every game The more »

Buy one Don’t Starve Wii U copy, get one free

Klei Entertainment wants to help you show how much you appreciate your friends. Or, rather, your desire to expand your social circle by giving away gifts. This is accomplished, of course, buy giving you two copies of Don’t Starve Wii U when you purchase one. Sharing is caring, folks. The Don’t Starve Wii U promotion more »

Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R on Steam Tuesday

Do you know what Steam needs? More games with obnoxiously long titles. Good thing Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R is stepping up to fill that void. Yes, not just Guilty Gear XX or even Guilty Gear XX Accent Core, but Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R. Though, such a title is justified. more »

Xbox Live Update for the week of May 20, 2015

It’s time again to take a look at the titles we’ll be playing this week in the Xbox Live Marketplace. First up is the Xbox One’s Spy Chameleon, an arcade-puzzler that will test the player’s ability to blend into their surroundings. Tackle five missions and 75 levels of super secret stuff that only a chameleon could pull more »

Here’s Your May 22, 2015 Indie Game Bundle Update

Ready for 33 indie game bundles? Well, you don’t get much of a choice. It’s been a busy week, and there are a ton of indie game bundles to sift through. Quite a few are new, more than a few have worthwhile games and you’ll regret it if you don’t go through them all. This more »

The BBC’s Grand Theft Auto drama hit by lawsuit from Rockstar

In early March, British networking giant BBC announced it would be shooting a 90-minute Grand Theft Auto drama as part of its “Make It Digital” initiative, an educational reform designed to spur creativity in digital entertainment. Other than casting, with Daniel Radcliffe and Bill Paxton playing Rockstar President Sam Houser and Grand Theft Auto critic Jack Thompson, respectively, no new more »