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Obsidian's making Pillars of Eternity II, again turning to crowdfunding

Pillars of Eternity is one of the best video game crowdfunding success stories there is. It raised nearly $4 million during its Kickstarter campaign, and then developer Obsidian took that money and made a quality product. Pillars of Eternity was well-received and eventually nominated on many end-of-year awards lists. That was all…

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The new Mass Effect: Andromeda trailer has a Krogan, and that's enough

The new cinematic trailer for Mass Effect: Andromeda puts protagonist Ryder in a precarious position. He’s an explorer, a man with few resources relative to the army that the antagonist has. It’s not really any different than Commander Shepard’s situation in the original trilogy, but it’s also not an enviable one….

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Accel World VS Sword Art Online heading west this summer

Both of Reki Kawahara’s two hit light novels turned into multimedia franchises, and now they will combine to form a crossover role-playing game, Accel World VS Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight. Thought perhaps to be a Japan-only title, this Bandai Namco-developed RPG will come west in the summer of 2017 for…

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You can now get a real Big Boner on Xbox One

Shadows of the Damned is a pretty overlooked game from last generation. It may not be Suda51’s best title, but it has a really great story, solid gunplay, and some awesome visuals. It also provided us with an excellent soundtrack by Silent Hill series mainstay Akira Yamaoka (who has been…

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Gallery: Good times at Gacucon's on-land expo

The first-ever GaCuCon Gaming Cruise land expo went down last night and it was legit, comfortable, and indie-tastic. We were treated to play new games in progress, like a shmup where an old man takes vengeance on birds for shitting on his car by firing at them from his helicopter….

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Kingdom Hearts 2.8 patch nerfs its difficulty

Looks like no game is safe from early patches and updates nowadays, not even the long-standing Kingdom Hearts series which is typically known for its polish. The 1.02 patch that launched in Japan today made adjustments to camera speed, shortcut button response, and the magic command display. Gameplay aspects such as…