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The 20 Most Exciting Indie Games from PAX South 2018

As one of the smaller Penny Arcade Expos, PAX South remains a great destination for indie designers and publishers. This year Capcom dominated the showfloor with Monster Hunter: World, but...Read More

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Pixelkin’s 30 Most Anticipated Games of 2018

We’ve seen lots of exciting new game announcements throughout 2017, with the inevitable disappointment when we saw ‘2018’ as the date. The new year will bring us our first full...Read More

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Pixelkin’s 2017 Game of the Year

Sometimes our favorite game of the year comes as a complete surprise. Not this year. We proudly declare The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild as Pixelkin’s 2017 Game...Read More

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9 Great Family-Friendly Board Games

Screen time is always a concern for parents, even those of us who look at video games’ potential as a positive influence in our children’s lives. Mobile gaming alone has...Read More

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Pixelkin 2017 Holiday Gift Guide for Gaming Families

This was one of the best years for family and kid-friendly gaming, thanks in large part to Nintendo. The Nintendo Switch, which released in March, has been a huge success...Read More

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Pixelkin 2017 Holiday Gift Guide: Nintendo Switch

Make no mistake: the Nintendo Switch is the hottest video game product you can purchase this holiday season. The unique hybrid system offers both traditional home console use as well...Read More

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Pixelkin 2017 Holiday Gift Guide: Nintendo 3DS

Everyone’s talking about the Nintendo Switch. But Nintendo hasn’t exactly forgotten its premiere handheld device, the Nintendo 3DS.  This year saw new a Pokémon, Fire Emblem, and even a new...Read More

Pixelkin 2017 Holiday Gift Guide: PC

The PC ranges from the best gaming destination to the worst, depending on your computer and your needs. It’s not the most family-friendly gaming device out of the box, but...Read More