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Chrono Trigger’s Campfire Scene Is A Meditation On Friendship, Regrets, And Time Itself

The opening of Chrono Trigger shows the pendulum of time, swinging away at the fractures breaking history apart. It’s been more than two decades since the game’s release, but many of its pivotal moments still stay with me, from the Trial of Crono for Marle’s kidnapping, to the confrontation with Magus at his castle,…Read more… […]

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These Are The Most Common Car-Arguments You’ll Likely Get Into During Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time of togetherness for families, where far-flung relatives all come together to interact and share a meal for one time a year. For most families, this is a disaster waiting to happen. If you’re unable to keep the conversation to safe topics like politics, religion, or even tried-and-true safe…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Earthbound Let Players Fight An Evil Cult Obsessed With Making The World Blue

When gamers talk about Earthbound, it’s usually about the quirky nature of the game and how it’s a refreshingly unique take on the JRPG. It definitely exudes charm in its eclectic interpretation of American culture from the vision of writer and director, Shigesato Itoi. But there’s one scene that resonates with me and…Read more… Continue […]

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Vagrant Story Is A Brutally Original JRPG

The PS1 had some of the most innovative JRPGs ever developed. Vagrant Story was at the top of its class. Directed and written by Yasumi Matsuno, it’s a role playing game that defied categorization, mixing genres while telling a complex story that blended seamlessly with the gameplay and art style. It’s by far the…Read more… […]

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Show this picture to your family members. If they can tell that these are two different cars, you my friend have found yourself a fellow gearhead. Then you can bond over that instead of having to talk to your racist uncles. It’s that simple!Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Gumbo Is The Ultimate Vehicle for That Turkey Carcass

Happy Thanksgiving, all. I hope your turkey was moist, your pie crusts were flaky, and your racist relatives were absent. Once the big meal is cooked and (mostly) consumed, it will be time to turn our attention to leftovers, which is what we’ve been secretly waiting for anyway. I’m a big fan of throwing everything…Read […]

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The Dystopian Journey Of Streets of Rage 2

Streets of Rage 2 is one of the greatest 2D action brawlers ever made and joins the pantheon of classic games like TMNT, The Simpsons, and Final Fight. While Streets 2 has smooth controls, gritty bright environments, and outstanding music, it’s the narrative that gets expressed through the levels that makes it…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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You Should Get Drunk and Cause a Scene Today

Are you avoiding your family right now? So desperate to escape them that you’re sitting in the bathroom reading a productivity blog on Thanksgiving? Dreading the inevitable fight over Fox News or your lack of a plus-one or which kid hogged the college fund? Here’s your solution: Get drunk and cause a scene.Read more… Continue […]

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Snacktaku Eats An Eight-Course Pringles Thanksgiving Dinner

In its latest attempt to replace all foods with processed potato product, Pringles takes on Thanksgiving dinner with eight different flavors—turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, pumpkin pie, cranberry sauce, macaroni and cheese and creamed corn. We’d say grace first, but no.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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