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In celebration of the NBA playoffs, Xbox Live Gold members can play NBA 2K15, the full game, for free starting April 24-27 on their Xbox Ones.... [read more]
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Evolve, day 1 DLC, and the entitlement of gamers
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PAX South Tour Guide Pt. 3 - Quick Tips
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The OG Replay for Jan. 19
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Sunset Overdrive Review: Grab an energy drink and grind some rails.
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Dragon Age: Inquisition Review
Every time I tried to play either Dragon Age Origins or Dragon Age 2, I’d find myself playing for the first 10 or so hours before turning it off and playing a different game. I gave it one more chance with Dragon Age: Inquisition.... [read more]
Driveclub Review
Originally announced at the PS4 reveal event in Feb. 2013, Driveclub was due for release as a PS4 launch title. Development misfortunes led to an 11 month delay and the game was finally released in the first week of Oct. 2014. The game faced major challenges at launch as the... [read more]

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PAX South 2015: 8-Bit Eric does a Starr Mazer interview...kind of
On display at PAX South was a game called Starr Mazer, which mashes shmup gameplay with point-and-click adventure gameplay. 8-Bit Eric tried to do an interview with the developer, and well, you'll have to see what happens. ... [read more]
8-Bit Eric: Shiny the Firefly Review
8-Bit Eric takes a look at Shiny the Firefly on the Wii U. An indie game developed by Padaone games where you control a firefly on a rescue mission to protect its babies.... [read more]
8-Bit Eric: Ping 1.5+ Review
8-Bit Eric takes a look at the Wii U puzzle game Ping 1.5+ from Nami Tentou Mushi for the Wii U. ... [read more]
Tekken Tag 2 to be modified due to use of 'Allah' in Saudi Arabia stage
Posted on October 24, 2012 by Oscar Gonzalez

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 producer, Katsuhiro Harada, received multiple tweets from concerned gamers over the placement of "Allah" on the floor of the Saudi Arabia stage in the game:

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Saudi Arabia stage with offensive Allah placement

 

Harada was quick to respond on his Twitter that they did not know that "Allah" was on the floor and will be changing it as soon as they can:

Katsuhiro Harada responding to offended Muslim gamers

A similar instance happened only a few weeks ago with Modern Warfare 2/3 regarding an image of the word "Allah" that was placed above a toilet in the Favela map.  Activison and Infinity Ward were quick to remedy the situation to avoid offending any Muslim gamers.

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