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Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Red Dead Redemption’

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I’m beginning to feel like the last kid on the block to move up to the new generation of consoles. My social media feeds are flooded with screen shots of Destiny on PS4 and not a week goes by that someone doesn’t announce their new XBOXOne or what-have-you. So this week we’re taking a look at … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Destiny Beta Hands On – Part Two

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By Hedge The first part of the Destiny Beta was a superb, exquisitely fun affair that I could not stop playing. I hooked around twenty hours over the four days prior to the shutdown and was still so hooked I had minor withdrawals on that first day the game was unavailable. Thankfully I had work … Continue reading

12 Franchises We Want Telltale to Make into a Game

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Telltale are the gold star recipients in the modern point and click adventure genre. A genre that produced blockbuster titles in the 90s and now only fills a small niche, Telltale kept the Monkey Island and Sam and Max flame alive. Their games based on Jurassic Park and Back to the Future were plenty of fun, but it was The Walking Dead that … Continue reading

Game Preview: Destiny Beta Hands On – Part One

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By Hedge A few weeks ago, I took you through my experiences with the Destiny Alpha, a fun and frolicking weekend event for the Playstation 4. This past week, as you’ve probably heard, was the Beta; beginning on the 17th for Playstation users and the 23rd for those on Xbox. So what changed between Alpha … Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘The Wolf Among Us’

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With the 5th and final chapter of this episodic story based adventure due out this week it’s high time to get into this gem if you haven’t already. Telltale Games have been producing these cartoony adventure games for a while, taking on classic franchises Sam and Max and Monkey Island before adding Jurassic Park and Back to the Future … Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Nidhogg’

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We’ve had a wee break from Cheap Game Tuesday this past fortnight because the ol’ day job got in the way of important video game playing. Fortunately we’ve got just the thing to shake off the cobwebs… Nidhogg, named after an ancient Norse serpent dragon, is so named because…reasons, I guess. The gameplay involves two … Continue reading

Videogame Preview: My Weekend With The Destiny Alpha

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By Hedge Eager to join in the excitement of the limited time Destiny Alpha, I rushed to the registration site the literal second they mentioned it in the E3 Playstation Conference, only to find that the site in question wasn’t yet live. When it did finally go up, just after the conference ended, I registered … Continue reading

E3 2014 Trailer Roundup: Day Three

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By Hedge This is it folks, the final day of E3 shenanigans for 2014. It’s been great, so much coolness coming out this and next year. For this post I’ve collected up the stragglers, the leftovers, the things I missed and a few of my personal highlights from the show. The Leftovers and the Stragglers … Continue reading

E3 2014 Trailer Roundup: Day Two

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By Hedge If yesterday wasn’t big enough, today saw even more trailers and announcements with the Nintendo online event and more details from the E3 show floor. This post is Nintendo-cutesy heavy, but there’s a couple non-sequitur entries in here too. Surprise! Sadly there were few release dates mentioned in the presentation, but I’ll include … Continue reading

E3 2014 Trailer Roundup: Day One

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By Hedge E3 is back, and with is a slew of new games for console generations old and new. As we have in the past, we’ll be rounding up the trailers and info we can find each day and posting them for your edification. This is a big year folks, the first e3 since the … Continue reading