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Quiz: There Are Too Many Good Games Out Right Now. Which Should You Play?

The video game gods have been good to us in 2017, but that means there are way too many games to choose from. Take this quiz to find out which one you should devote your precious time to.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Ubisoft Finally Patches Rainbow Six Bug That Had Players Forcing Each Other To Cheat

After nearly a month, Ubisoft has patched a bug in Rainbow Six Siege involving Doc, the game’s medic. The bug was big enough that players actually pressured one another to use it in ranked matches, and in extreme cases, killed fellow teammates if they didn’t use it.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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The 11-Year-Old Who’s Dominating Competitive Pokémon

Pokémon may be marketed toward younger fans, but the most well-known competitors are adults. This year, however, the most impressive performance belongs to Nicholas Kan, an 11-year-old from Australia who makes Ash Ketchum look bad.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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The final DLC pack for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare will arrive for PlayStation 4 on September 12.

The final DLC pack for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare will arrive for PlayStation 4 on September 12. The “Retribution” map pack, which includes four maps, will send players to an ice planet in the final chapter of the Infinite Warfare Zombies saga.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Pyre’s Composer On The Challenges Of Creating His Most Diverse Game Soundtrack Yet

Bastion and Transistor are complicated games with emotional depth. Supergiant Games’ latest, Pyre, follows its predecessors—this time with a focus on existential questions of freedom, religion and dogs with mustaches. Accompanying the games are equally as complex and gorgeously arranged music by composer Darren…Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Meet Final Fantasy XII’s Most Obnoxious Family

Final Fantasy XII’s gorgeous locales are filled with vast deserts that host blinding sandstorms. Its jungles are shrouded in mist and mystery. The game’s ruins are beautiful even when the undead rise from the trap-laden ground. Then there’s that damned family hanging out in the aerodomes. They can die by firaga.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Gaming’s Weirdest Mashups That Worked Surprising Well

Titles like Puyo Puyo Tetris and Street Fighter X Tekken prove that bringing two successful franchises together can yield a match made in heaven. But every now and then two brazenly different intellectual properties form an unholy union that manages to get things right.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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The Amazing Music Of The No More Heroes Series

If I could dig my Wii out from wherever it’s hiding to replay No More Heroes and its sequel, I would. Since that’s impossible, I’ll instead ask: What better way to celebrate the return of Travis Touchdown than by listening to some killer tracks from this gem of a series? Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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