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Extra Life Confessions: 24 hours aren’t as long as you think

After all my preparations, Extra Life game day finally arrived October 25th, 2014. Being that it was my inaugural Extra Life marathon, I wanted to be fully prepared. So I bought snacks, and drinks ahead of time, charged my handhelds, and confirmed the start time with my cousin. I was incredibly worried that I wouldn’t more »

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Candy Crush Soda Saga is the new Candy Crush Saga

Didn’t get enough virtual cavities from Candy Crush Saga? Well now there’s Candy Crush Soda Saga to give you even more of that sugar rush you crave. From here on out, I’m just going to call it Soda Crush. Because no one in the world is going to say Candy Crush Soda Saga every time more »

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6 Games keeping last-gen consoles alive (update)

The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are finally here. It’s been a year and games like Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and Forza Horizon 2 are showing what these machines can do. An incredible list of games like Assassin’s Creed Unity, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Grand Theft Auto V and Halo: The more »

I can’t wait for Rogue in Marvel Heroes

If you’ve never played Marvel Heroes, it’s a lot of fun. It can be best summarized as” , but with Marvel”. I have almost all the characters they offer for play, and each one plays differently while managing to play much like you’d expect. That’s not an easy thing, so the developers deserve massive amounts more »

I hate this Slowpoke Paradise Fishing game’s music

I’ve had it with Slowpokes. I take back what I said Mega Slowbro being the best. Because clearly, too much Slowpoke love has led Nintendo to creating unspeakable things. Like this strange reggae Slowpoke song. That, my friends, is just creepy. It was created to promote this new, Japanese, Slowpoke Paradise Fishing game online. Which more »

Firefall Review in Progress: Grinding it out

Firefall Price: Free with in-game purchases System(s): PC Release Date: July 29, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Red 5 Studios (Red 5 Studios) ESRB Rating: Rating Pending In part one of the Firefall review in progress, I described myself as being intrigued by Firefall’s potential. As my time in Firefall continues, I find it more difficult to carry on for a variety more »

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Frozen is now in Disney Club Penguin too

In Frozen is everywhere news, the Disney Club Penguin virtual world is now hosting a Frozen Party. Frankly, I’m surprised it’s taken this long. You know, since both are Disney and everything. You’d think the company would have wanted to capitalize on this right away, but nope! Here’s an icy adventure freezing up August. Granted, more »

Destiny gameplay trailer shows off Venus

Bungie has released a trailer showing off one of Destiny’s explorable planets: Venus. Last month, beta players had a chance to explore only two of Destiny’s playable planets–Earth and for a brief window, the Moon. Players were able to get a taste of the other planets, Venus and Mars, in the Crucible (multiplayer) portion of more »

We may know more Destiny Beta details, playable planets

Allegedly, new details about the Destiny Beta have been revealed in a post on Reddit. (Keep in mind though, this is Reddit.) The post contains a link to a letter sent to GameStop and EBGames employees detailing what’s in store. The Destiny Beta will supposedly contain four story chapters to play through, four multiplayer maps, more »

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Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Reborn Review: A Bowl of Rice

Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Reborn Price: $39.99 System(s): PS3 (Also available for Vita) Release Date: July 1, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Koei Tecmo (Omega Force) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Blood, Violence, Mild Language, Sexual Themes Playing a Dynasty Warriors game reminds me a bit of eating a bowl of rice. Dynasty Warriors is basic video games. You more »

Secret Ponchos preview: A spaghetti western deathmatch

Iconic western movies peppered my childhood with romantic visions of the outlaw lifestyle, and yet, the genre is severely underrepresented in video games. and are the only two that immediately come to mind. The same thought must have crossed the minds of developers at Switchblade Moneys, and they remedied that by adding another game to more »

Blacklight Retribution post beta patch is now live for PS4 [Update]

As of this moment, Blacklight Retribution is no longer in beta on the PlayStation 4. Zombie Studios pushed out a patch earlier today that updates the client to the full version. It’s a little over 8GB, so it’ll take a little while to download depending on your internet connection speed. Even if you do manage more »