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Risk of Rain 2 Shows Incredible Promise in Early Access

I lived through the initial 3D gaming era of the mid to late 90s. Whether for better or worse, most games made the awkward, ugly transition from pixels to polygons....Read More

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30 Games We Want to See on the Sega Genesis Mini

Given Sega’s track record of frequently releasing their old 16-bit games as well as licensing retro consoles, it’s no surprise they’ve decided to jump on the mini retro console bandwagon....Read More

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Opinion: Kingdom Hearts 3 Has a Nostalgia Problem

A YA-friendly, easy-to-play action-adventure that explores and celebrates Disney animated movies should be a winning formula. It certainly was in 2002 when the original Kingdom Hearts launched on the PlayStation...Read More

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Apex Legends is the Battle Royale You’ve Been Waiting For

In the 2014 sci-fi action film Edge of Tomorrow (also known as Live Die Repeat), Tom Cruise is drafted into defending Europe from the violent alien invaders. He’s quickly killed...Read More

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The Fox in the Forest and Sundae Split: Two Light Card Games for Families

The Fox in the Forest and Sundae Split are two small box card games from Foxtrot Games and Renegade Game Studios. Both games retail for around $15 and make for...Read More

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PAX South 2019 Preview: Splitgate Adds Portal Guns to Halo PvP

When I sit down with Splitgate: Arena Warfare lead designer Ian Proulx, he’s very upfront about the obvious inspirations for 1047 Games’ upcoming shooter: “it’s old school Halo mixed with...Read More

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PAX South 2019 Preview: Wage Tabletop VR Warfare in Final Assault

While once prolific in the 90s, real time strategy games have ebbed in recent years. Controlling multiple units while managing resources, maintaining map awareness, and researching new weapons of war...Read More

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The 20 Most Exciting Indie Games from PAX South 2019

The fifth annual PAX South convention took place this month in San Antonio, Texas. The convention is smaller than other PAX shows, with an emphasis on indie games and tabletop...Read More