Sonic Mania arrives in August, watch the awesome new trailer

Sonic Mania, the revival of the 2D side-scrolling Sonic platforming games from the ’90s, is set to be released Aug. 15 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One, publisher Sega announced today. The game was originally scheduled to launch in the spring, but Sega announced in March that it had delayed the […]

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Nintendo Switch’s first special edition isn’t all that spectacular

Capcom A limited-edition Nintendo Switch is hitting Japan this August alongside Monster Hunter XX. It’s the first special design for the system — although don’t expect anything too elaborate. The Monster Hunter XX-themed Switch looks mostly like the standard gray edition of the console, with one obvious change. The console’s dock has some Monster Hunter […]

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I Am Setsuna Developer Announces New RPG: Lost Sphear

I Am Setsuna Developer Announces New RPG: Lost Sphear Tokyo RPG Factory – the team behind I Am Setsuna – has announced a new RPG it's working on (to be published by Square Enix) called Lost Sphear, to be released in early 2018. The game is coming out on PlayStation 4, the Switch, and PC, […]

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Arms players choose early favorites in first beta weekend

Mechanica taking on Spring Man, another Arms fighter.Nintendo EPD/Nintendo The Arms Twitter account has calculated the stats from last weekend’s first “global testpunch,” which wrapped on Sunday afternoon. Among the seven characters available in the beta, three emerged as players’ top picks thus far — giving us a hint at who we should keep an […]

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10 Indie Fighting Games To Keep An Eye On

2017 is turning out to be a big year for fighting games. From several major games like Street Fighter V, Guilty Gear, and Killer Instinct receiving updates, several new fighters like For Honor and Injustice had shaken up the foundations of how and and why we play fighting games. But we shouldn’t forget about some […]

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The Walking Dead: A New Frontier – From The Gallows Review

Keeping a story engaging gets harder the longer it goes on. Writers must balance new elements with familiar standbys to make the experience feel fresh. Season three of Telltale's The Walking Dead demonstrates this struggle, having its share of ups and down as it tries to capture the tough choices, interesting characters, and shocking twists […]

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Stunning Metroid Fan Art Showcases The Intergalactic Bounty Hunter

Stunning Metroid Fan Art Showcases The Intergalactic Bounty Hunter An illustrator named Francoyovich (François Coutu), recently put out a series of Metroid illustrations that feature Samus Aran in a variety of locations that highlight the enemies that reside within them. The first print puts Samus in a BioShock-esque underwater tube, while a giant Leviathan lurks […]

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