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The original wrestling Diva, Mika, returns and more SFV days
Capcom went into their catalogue of Street Fighter characters and picked out a favorite from Street Fighter Alpha 3, R. Mika, to return to the fight in Street Fighter V.... [read more]
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Games with Gold for September will take you into the forest and out to the sea. You'll also get some archery time whether it's from a young tomb raider or a super soldier. ... [read more]
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Mutant League Football was one of the top requested games in need of a remake. Developer Digital Dream Entertainment made that a reality with their remake of Mutant League Football. ... [read more]

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Smite Preview: Hey look at me, I'm playing a MOBA on my console
There's no doubt that the top two MOBA games are DotA 2 and League of Legends, and with the control layout for those games, it's unlikely we'll see those games make the jump to the consoles. However, Smite, the third-person perspective MOBA game and arguably the third most p... [read more]
It doesn't matter how you get your Gjallarhorn
Destiny has seen its share of ups and downs. From the amazingly unbalanced Vex Mythoclast Fusion Rifle to its poor story, players have had plenty of reasons to trash the game. And now, the ultimate storm of garbage has landed. The Destiny community lost its mind when the Gja... [read more]
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Beta shows that the series still has some fight
The Gears of War: Ultimate Edition beta has ended and it has been an experience. With only multiplayer available to play, I was in game after game of Team Deathmatch and King of the Hill. With a shiny new presentation and new features, is this attempt enough to re-ignite th... [read more]

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Batman: Arkham Knight Review: A fitting end for the Dark Knight
Rocksteady Studios did the unthinkable in 2009 by making a game based on a comic an actual GOTY contender. The follow-up, Arkham City, continued the pattern of quality and faithfulness to the comic making for another great game. To finish off the series, Rocksteady is back w... [read more]
Heroes of the Storm Review: The WoW of MOBAs is here
MOBAs are becoming more and more common as the competitive arena of choice. League of Legends and DotA changed the face of eSports by putting the new genre in the spotlight. Blizzard has entered the fray with their answer in the form of Heroes of the Storm.... [read more]
Dying Light Review: What happens when you do Dead Island correctly
Zombie massacre simulator is the description that comes to mind when I think of Techland's Dying Light. With so many implements of undead doom at your disposal, you can easily lose yourself in trying every weapon and item you come across. The real question, though, is does t... [read more]

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8-Bit Eric Review: Citizens of Earth Review (Wii U)
Remember Earthbound? Well, Citizens of Earth is like Earthbound, but not really. 8-Bit Eric explains why. ... [read more]
Let's Play - Her Story Pt. 1-3
Her Story is a different take on the adventure genre formula. There's a mystery to be solved, but instead of solving puzzles or talking to people, all you have to do is search for the right video. ... [read more]
O.G. Preview - Skyhill is 99 floors of random horror
Developed by Mandragora Studio, Skyhill is a different take on the "survive the zombie apocalypse" gameplay. Rather than having a whole world to explore, Skyhill puts you in a hotel with 99 randomly-generated floors. ... [read more]
Diablo III Open Beta this weekend
Posted on April 19, 2012 by Oscar Gonzalez

Feeling like you're missing out on all the Diablo III beta goodness?  Want to try out the game for old time's sake?  Luckily for you, Blizzard is letting you play the Diablo III beta this weekend.  Starting on  April 20 at 12:01 p.m. PDT (noon), until Monday, April 23 at 10:00 a.m. PDT, any player with a Battle.net account will be able to jump on and play until level 13 by themselves or with other players.  You can prepare yourself by downloading the client right now because at noon, expect a lot of frantic players jumping on.  Warning, if you were previously addicted to Diablo II like I was, this beta will immediately get you back on the crack.

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