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Review: Tyranny

Are you a bad witch, or a really bad witch?I really can't get enough of RPGs in the vein of Baldur's Gate or Planescape: Torment. Those type of games, which I guess we call "cRPG" now, helped shape what I enjoy in the gaming medium....

New details surface about Wind Waker 2’s cancellation

Toon Link can't ride horsesWhile it may not be common knowledge, The Wind Waker was supposed to get a more traditional sequel. Sure, Phantom Hourglass takes place directly after the events of the game, but Nintendo was going to cast Toon Link in another adventure...

All the changes coming to MechWarrior Online

All of my robots are VIPs, thank youWhile the biggest announcement of Mech_Con by far was the existence of MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries, a new single-player story-driven game and the first “proper” sequel to the series in 15 years, it wasn't the only one. Big...

Overwatch’s holiday event begins next Tuesday

Good to knowI'm not even actively playing Overwatch right now on account of the wallet-punching last several weeks this has been for big game releases, but I'm still feeling antsy for Blizzard's holiday event. Some details and clues seeped out after a round of...

Soulcalibur’s 20th anniversary video gives glimmer of hope for 6th title

The legend better not die Has it been 20 years? The original Soul Edge released in Japanese arcades back in 1995, making this the 21st anniversary. It came to PlayStation in Japan in 1996, which is probably where they are counting from, but not until the...

Warhammer 40K squad shooter Space Hulk: Deathwing is 32% off

Discounts for The EmperorWarhammer 40,000 junkies looking for some first-person shooter action are in luck this week. Space Hulk: Deathwing is out on Friday for PC with a pre-order discount of $33.99 on Steam. Of course third-party retailer Green Man Gmaing is itching to...

Get a look at the perhaps too humanoid Empoleon in Pokken Tournament

Guy in a penguin costume?When I first showed my friend Mega Man 3 many years back, he couldn't stop laughing at how much Snake Man looked like "a guy in a snake suit." And that's kind of how I feel about this highly emotive character...

Review: Let it Die

Ever since it dropped, I've been poring over every little detail of Let it Die. It's a strange beast, with tutorial messages at every turn for the first few hours, many of them facilitating back into the microtransaction scheme. It's definitely a Grasshopper game, but...

P.T. ghost and Norman Reedus dance their hearts out in MGSV’s infamous rain scene

Love too mod While nowhere near as sensual and sexual as Ocelot in the role of Quiet, this video from Lakitouille takes the ghost and Norman Reedus character models from Kojima horror tech demo P.T. and puts them in that classic Metal Gear Solid V:...

Russian MPs looking to ban or censor FIFA 17 for ‘gay propaganda’

Russia argues rainbow soccer jerseys are dangerous to childrenRussia is at it again. Russian MPs have sent a letter of complaint to the communications oversight and state consumer protection agencies asserting that FIFA 17 may be in violation of Russia's 2013 "gay propaganda" law...