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Oddworld: New ‘N’ Tasty! Abe’s Oddysee Review

As a 30+ year old gamer, I find myself slowly becoming the grouchy old man on the porch. I spend my days in my rocking chair, watching these newfangled games come and go at warp speed. Some of them may catch my attention, but most of them draw my ire. Younger gamers may wonder what…

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Why I’m Against the Outrage at Ubisoft

During E3 last month, Ubisoft found themselves in a tub of hot water when answering questions about not having any female playable characters in their newest version of Assassin’s Creed. When pressed on the matter, Ubisoft essentially offered a “soft punt” by explaining there wasn’t enough time to add a female version, as it’d increase…

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WWE 2K15…Sting Is Here

In the mid-90’s the most popular wrestler in the now defunct WCW uttered the words, “The only thing for sure about Sting is nothing’s for sure.” Well WCW was purchased by Vince McMahon’s WWE in 2001; and while other WCW talent made the jump, Sting was the biggest holdout. For years WWE fans had to…

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Transistor Review

“This game is going to win indie ‘Game of the Year’ on PS4.” The above sentence is what I typed to Tashaun (the other writer on this site) when I finished Transistor. Back in May, I wrote about Transistor’s soundtrack and gushed about the awesomeness of the music. I actually downloaded a copy of the soundtrack…

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Why Re-Releases Aren’t The Death of Gaming.

Another day, another uprising in gaming. This time around we have a contingent of gamers who believe that re-releases are a waste of time and should be banished. My simple question is…..why? It’s hilarious to me that this has somehow JUST become an issue. It’s also hilarious to see the upset parties cherry pick which…

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Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition Review

Guacamelee! was released last year to a lot of fanfare. The mix of “Metroid-vania” game play, old school beat-em-up sensibilities, and vibrant visuals was everything a downloadable title should be in my mind. I never once thought that it was missing anything. It seems Drinkbox Studios felt differently, because Guacamelee! STCE is packed with everything I…

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Guacamelee Returns!

My girlfriend will love this post. Because this is probably her second favorite game behind Tekken. Guacamelee Super Turbo Championship Edition is out today, and it’s a celebration! Drinkbox Studios were nice enough to grace us with a review copy today, which marks another important milestone for us. We can finally review a game without…