Calvino Noir is a European, smoky, noir-ish stealth game
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Calvino Noir is a European, smoky, noir-ish stealth game

I think I've probably made it clear that I like a good stealth game and thankfully I had the chance to try out the lovely-looking Calvino Noir at EGX. Set in post-war Austria (I forgot to ask which war... whoops), players control Wilt, a deserter turne... Read More»
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Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels Was Almost Given Away for Free in Nintendo Power
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Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels Was Almost Given Away for Free in Nintendo Power

The story behind Super Mario Bros. 2 is a wild one, which makes it a great subject for a book -- one penned by game journalist Jon Irwin, to be precise. There are two games by that title: one a dream about plucking vegetables, the other a souped-u... Read More»
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Here are your free PlayStation Plus games for October 2014
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Here are your free PlayStation Plus games for October 2014

As time trudges along and our human bodies continue their journey to decay and death, at least there is one good piece of news the passing of our days can bring: a new batch of free PlayStation Plus games. So, ready your feelings of joy, anger, or apathy, for here is the line up for ... Read More»
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Media Create Software Sales: Super Smash Bros. 3DS Still on Top
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Media Create Software Sales: Super Smash Bros. 3DS Still on Top

Meanwhile Bayonetta 2 collapses... Read More»
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Far Cry 4 Dev Discusses Outpost Changes and Why They Picked the Himalayas
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Far Cry 4 Dev Discusses Outpost Changes and Why They Picked the Himalayas

In an interview with Strategy Informer, Far Cry 4 senior level designer Vincent Ouellette has discussed the changes Ubisoft has made to outposts in the game, why they chose to set the game in Asia, co-op, and more.  One of the criticisms di... Read More»
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3DS hardware limitations strike again, splitting Sheik and Zelda into two separate fighters
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3DS hardware limitations strike again, splitting Sheik and Zelda into two separate fighters

Why are Zelda and Sheik separate characters in Super Smash Bros. for 3DS? You guessed it—hardware limitations. Speaking in the latest issue of Famitsu magazine, director Masahiro Sakurai once again pointed to the 3DS’ hardware limitations as the source of Smash Bros. changes. Sakurai cited the same issue as the cause the Ice Climbers’ absence ... Read More»
NBA 2K15: MyPARK and PS4 Exclusives Detailed
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NBA 2K15: MyPARK and PS4 Exclusives Detailed

In NBA 2K14, The Park was first unveiled. It was the first iteration of a revolutionary mode unseen in any sports game, bringing MyPLAYERs together to play casual games of street ball. This year, the world is getting bigger and the stakes higher. The Old Town Flyers, Sunset Beach Ballers, and Rivet City Rough Riders are recruiting true competitors to represent their community in NBA 2K15's MyPARK mode... Read More»
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Wot I Think (So Far): Middle-Earth: Shadow Of Mordor
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Wot I Think (So Far): Middle-Earth: Shadow Of Mordor

This isn’t a review written having finished Middle-Earth: Shadow Of Mordor, because for whatever tiresome reasons Warner refused to give us (and seemingly us alone) code before the game’s release. This is after a couple of days spent plugging away at what is a huge, detailed, and really rather fantastic brawling action game set betwixt ... Read More»
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The 3DS couldn’t handle transforming Super Smash Bros. characters
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The 3DS couldn’t handle transforming Super Smash Bros. characters

In Super Smash Bros., characters like Zelda and Sheik are on their own, no longer represented as a single fighter that can change form mid-battle. Speaking about the change in Famitsu, game director Masahiro Sakurai said "It's basically due to the 3DS'... Read More»
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Side-scrolling shoot ‘em up Söldner-X 2: Final Prototype coming to PS Vita this winter
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Side-scrolling shoot ‘em up Söldner-X 2: Final Prototype coming to PS Vita this winter

Söldner-X 2: Final Prototype, SideQuest Studios’ side-scrolling space shoot ‘em up, is coming to PlayStation Vita this winter, the developer announced today on the PlayStation Blog. According to SideQuest Studios CEO Marcus Pukropski, the team is “aiming for a console perfect port” for the Vita version, including 60 frames per second and minimal to no ... Read More»
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Destiny’s Loot-Fixing Update 1.0.2 is Now Live
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Destiny’s Loot-Fixing Update 1.0.2 is Now Live

Destiny patch 1.0.2 has now gone live which means that if you had any legendary engrams before the update they have now been reduced to rare status.  However, the update will ensure that any legendary engram presented to the Cryptarch on the ... Read More»
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Pokemon X & Y: Trick-or-Treat Friendly Online Competition on October 24
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Pokemon X & Y: Trick-or-Treat Friendly Online Competition on October 24

The Pokemon Company has a special Halloween-themed online X & Y competition lined up for October 24 to 26. The Trick-or-Treat Friendly is a battle of Ghost-types only (Rotom and Giratina excluded), and you'll net five Rare Candies simply f... Read More»
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Dragon Age Inquisition’s Multiplayer Follows In Mass Effect 3’s Footsteps
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Dragon Age Inquisition’s Multiplayer Follows In Mass Effect 3’s Footsteps

Multiplayer sword swinging is apparently, quite a daunting task... Read More»
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The Evil Within Inspirations & Audio Design Revealed in New Videos
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The Evil Within Inspirations & Audio Design Revealed in New Videos

Retreat to your happy place. The Evil Within is coming... Read More»
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This Satellite Reign pre-alpha footage is looking pretty sharp
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This Satellite Reign pre-alpha footage is looking pretty sharp

Brisbane-based studio 5 Lives recently announced that backers who pledged for alpha access during the Kickstarter campaign for Satellite Reign will be getting their playable build some time in early October. The rest of us will just have to wait to pl... Read More»
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