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Banjo-Kazooie (Nintendo 64) Retro Review

Banjo-Kazooie sticks out in a lot of people’s minds as a classic game not only of the three dimensional platforming genre, but as a classic game in its own right, standing right alongside the likes of Zelda and Metal Gear Solid. Does it deserve that place in gamers’ hearts and …

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DiRT 4 Gets a New Gameplay Trailer

The upcoming DiRT 4 got a new gameplay trailer recently, showing off a bunch of cars and a track on the Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC. The press release describes the trailer as: “The new trailer features the track ‘Instigators’ by Grace Potter, one of the songs from the …

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Nintendo Download: 3..2..1..GO!

The newest Nintendo digital download news is here, and for the Nintendo Switch’s eShop, it’s a pretty big arrival. Puyo Puyo Tetris, a mashup of Tetris and Puyo Puyo is available right now for download on the Nintendo Switch’s eShop. “Fast-paced, competitive party game like no other. The game offers …

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X-O Manowar #2 (Comic) Review

The second issue of the new Manowar run picks up immediately where the first one dropped off. The second book is full of action and brutality. We learn a tad more about the new world Aric is on, and learn more about the villains and heroes of this new universe, …

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Venom #150 (Comics) Preview

Brock is back. The original psychotic Venom host is once again in the black suit, but are host and symbiote getting along? And would that be good or really, really bad?

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New Quake Champions Arena Shown Off in New Trailer

Another day, another trailer. This time, it is Quake Champions coming into the spotlight. The new arena, titled The Ruins of Sarnath, is a slime-slicked temple of the Elder God Cthalha, according to the press release. The map has everything that players could want: verticality, tight corridors, and wide open …

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IDW Announces Disney Books Coming Later This Year

Two new Disney inspired comic series, including DuckTales, are on their way this year from publisher IDW. The comic announcements, made via a press release, have something for old school and new school Disney fans.  The one I am the most excited about, and most people who know about the …

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Super Mario Toys are now Available in Happy Meals

Get ready for another reason to dig into the Happy Meals at McDonald’s: Super Mario toys make their debut today! The promotion runs from today, April 26, through May 22. Each Happy Meal brings with it one of eight toys inspired by Mario and other characters from the Mushroom Kingdom. …

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Night Trap to get 25th Anniversary Edition

In terms of video games, 2017 just keeps getting better. A surprise announcement came on Tuesday afternoon, announcing that Night Trap, the 1992 FMV game will be getting a special re-release this Spring. The original game is a bit before my time, so this release is incredible to see. Before …

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Yooka-Laylee (PS4) Review

Yooka-laylee

When Yooka-Laylee was announced as a spiritual successor to Banjo-Kazooie, I knew I wanted it. I didn’t realize, just how close of a successor the eventual game would end up being. Yooka-Laylee is at times beautiful, expansive and charming. There are other times, however, when the game has strong quirks …

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