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  • Review: Marvel Pinball Deadpool

    Review: Marvel Pinball Deadpool

    In addition to getting to spend some quality Marvel Pinball time with the Guardians of the Galaxy, I also got to shoot the bull with the Merc with the Mouth. Deadpool’s very own table came out at the end of June, but I didn’t get […]

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  • Review: Marvel Pinball Guardians of the Galaxy

    Review: Marvel Pinball Guardians of the Galaxy

    Here’s the thing about pinball: It is always the same. Shoot a ball up to the top of the slanted table, forcing the ball to roll back down where a set of flippers is used to keep the ball from falling all the way to the […]

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  • Review: The Wolf Among Us Season One

    Review: The Wolf Among Us Season One

    With all of the episodes of the Fables-inspired The Wolf Among Us Telltale adventure series finally out I thought I would write something about the season as a whole to see how things have progressed since I wrote about the first episode. If you’ve been along […]

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  • Discussion Review: Watch Dogs

    Discussion Review: Watch Dogs

    Review written by Matt Litten & Stephen Byers. Stephen: Watch Dogs, E3 of 2012′s darling and one-time launch title for the latest generations of systems, has finally surfaced after six months of fixing and/or making room for Assassin’s Creed IV to sell in an uncanibalized […]

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  • Review: OlliOlli

    Review: OlliOlli

    Skateboarding games haven’t been relevant in quite a long while. EA did some interesting things with the Skate games, but the series never really went anywhere special and flamed out after three quick releases (four if you want to include the spin-off for iOS and […]

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  • Review: Blue Estate

    Review: Blue Estate

    Comic books are a passive activity. Opening the book and turning pages are the extent of the activity related to reading a comic, so it makes sense that they often translate well from one passive medium to another, like movies, without much effort by the […]

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  • Review: Spoiler Alert

    Review: Spoiler Alert

    Spoiler alert! Spoiler alert! The Chili Pepper Knight has defeated the mighty Mr. Death Bunny to rescue Princess Tomato. Let the credits roll! Hold up a second. Rewind those credits. I only just started playing and the game is already over? What madness is this? […]

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  • Review: The Stanley Parable

    Review: The Stanley Parable

    Originally created as a Source engine Half-Life 2 mod, Galactic Cafe has taken the original idea behind The Stanley Parable and crafted it into a full standalone release, telling the story of a mindless office worker named Stanley who suddenly finds himself in his place […]

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  • Discussion Review: Strider

    Discussion Review: Strider

    Review written by Matt Litten & Stephen Byers. Matt: It doesn’t seem to be remembered alongside many of the other classics of the 80s and 90s, but in my early development as a gamer Strider was just as important as the Zeldas, Marios, Metroids, Metal […]

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  • Review: Kirby: Triple Deluxe

    Review: Kirby: Triple Deluxe

    Nintendo seems to have taken some marketing cues from the fast-food industry in labeling Kirby: Triple Deluxe. The latest 3DS adventure featuring everyone’s favorite floating pink ball is laden with superlatives the way a Hardee’s Six-Dollar Thickburger is drowning in condiments. You almost expect to […]

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