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Call of Duty: WWII will have women in it, as confirmed in a tweet by Sledgehammer’s Michael Condrey.

Call of Duty: WWII will have women in it, as confirmed in a tweet by Sledgehammer’s Michael Condrey. Women soldiers were first introduced to the series in Ghosts’ multiplayer mode. Making up approximately half of humanity, women played a big part in World War II, but some fans are already concerned about the game’s…Read more… […]

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Little Girl Finally Gets To Play Mario Kart 8 Thanks To Smart Steering

If you’ve been playing Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch this weekend, you might have noticed that the game has something called Smart Steering turned on by default. While most players have started the game by turning it off, the feature was a welcome addition for Molly, a four-year-old who suffered a stroke…Read […]

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Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn will be coming to the Nintendo Switch according to Saber Interactive’s CEO.

Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn will be coming to the Nintendo Switch according to Saber Interactive’s CEO. The game was funded via Indiegogo back in 2014 with a trailer revealed at the 2015 Game Awards but little has been heard since. EA once called the first Shaq Fu an “abomination.”Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Kojima Tries To Explain Naked Norman Reedus At Tribeca

The man behind Metal Gear continues to hone his persona as a really weird creative dude. At the Tribeca Film Festival’s games event, Hideo Kojima revealed why the teaser for Death Stranding opened on a naked Norman Reedus as well as some other random Kojima Facts™.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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The Accidental Origins Of Kirby

25 years ago this week, the pink puff ball made his Japanese debuted in Kirby’s Dream Land for the Game Boy. But the game’s titular character was originally just a placeholder. One of Nintendo’s most iconic characters almost didn’t get created, at least not in the form we’ve come to know and love.Read more… Continue […]

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Watch 29 Make Daily Life Feel Otherworldly In Its New Trailer

Apartment life can be all sorts of things. Cramped. Predictable. Embarrassing. Now imagine taking the challenges of occupying a space the side of few shipping crates and adding a creepy roommate who looks right out of a Guillermo del Toro short. Things start to get weird real fast.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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This Week In The Business: Lost in Translation

QUOTE | “It was never our intention to threaten people with copyright strikes, but we clearly chose the wrong tone for how to communicate this.” – Atlus apologizes for the threatening tone of its initial Persona 5 streaming guidelines, which explicitly threatened people with copyright strikes, as well as content ID…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Ark: Survival Evolved’s Volcano Is About to Erupt, And Players Will Want to Dive In

Ark: Survival Evolved’s long-dormant volcano, situated near the center of the game’s Island map) is about to blow, and developer Wildcard is strongly suggesting that anyone in the immediate vicinity kindly steps out of the way. (But you’ll want to go back later.)Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Nintendo Finally Says Goodbye To 3D

Few video game systems have had as strange a journey as Nintendo’s 3DS. The spunky portable console flopped, got a massive price cut, gradually built up a spectacular library of games, and received several bizarre (and confusing) hardware models throughout its six years on store shelves. And now, it’s ditching its…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Magic: The Gathering Issues Rare Emergency Card Ban

Magic: The Gathering has issued a rare emergency card ban effective today. One card in a popular but dramatically overpowered two-card combo is now illegal in Standard play. Publisher Wizards of the Coast announced the emergency ban two days after they put out their April “Banned and Restricted” cards list, prompting…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Robot Unicorn Attack Isn’t Screwing Around This Time

Since the release of the 2010 original, Adult Swim’s unicorn runner has been delighting players with fanciful flights over fantastic dreamscapes to the turn of Erasure’s “Always.” Robot Unicorn Attack Forever takes that base and builds a collectible robot gacha game on top. Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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