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++Review: Fez

You can’t talk Fez without talking Phil Fish and his flash-in-the-pan tenure in the public eye. There, I mentioned him, and while I have a wide variety of opinions on the guy and some things he’s infamous for having said, this isn’t ++Good People. So, with that out of the way, let’s discuss the game, […]

RETROCITY – Skullgirls

Ah, Skullgirls. When the gaming media flipped the eff out over your announcement, I was stoic. When the tourney scene took to you like a fish to water, I was apathetic. When Steam decided to list you at $5.00 during a holiday sale… I couldn’t say “no.” Finding myself in the possession of one of […]

++Review – Witch and the Hundred Knight

It is now, in the waning days of the previous console generation, that the straggling releases condemned to debut at the end of the line have the greatest chance of being completely overlooked. The causes for this are wide and varied, from the notoriously short print runs of the final few Saturn games, to the […]

Developer Dead Alien Cult Reveals Viking Ghost

I love PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale. Probably more than I love the Smash Bros. franchise. Which means I found it particularly upsetting to discover that Sony had officially announced they would be discontinuing support for the game, cementing the roster as-is, and rolling out only one more balance patch, and possibly one more map pack. […]

Sony Releases Project Morpheus (VR) at GDC 2014

On Tuesday, March 4, 2014 the game developers conference Sony unveiled project Morpheus, Their entry into the virtual-reality space for console gaming. Sony’s prototype virtual reality (VR) system works with the new PS4 console and looks to shape the future of games. Sony’s current prototype for Project Morpheus features is a head mounted display with […]

Don’t Starve Blind Box Figures hit the Klei Online Shop!

The last time I can recall this happening was with Team Meat’s Super Meat boy. It’s not often that the world of indie games crosses over into the realm of high quality collectibles, but every time it happens I sit up and take note. After all, I love video games and toys! Of course I love […]

Yoshi Special Edition 3DS Confirmed

Hot on the heels of the kerfuffle caused by the exciting Nintendo Direct video today (2/14/14), Nintendo has finally confirmed the hottest rumor that’s been careening around the internet at break-neck speeds. There is, in fact, a special edition Yoshi 3DS headed for North America, and it’ll only set you back $200, like the A […]

Retro Gaming with Max Webb – Gex: Enter The Gecko (1998)

Foreword: Ladies and gentlemen, meet Max Webb. I’ve known this guy since the day he was born and he’s presently a high school student that has joined our crew as an intern. He’s taken it upon himself to put together a few thoughts regarding the games he plays, giving us insight to young gamers who […]

Two items being added to Virtual Console: DS Titles and Confusion

Longtime Double Plus Good Games listener, HartKnight, recently posted an article over on the Hart & Usagi podcast blog regarding Nintendo’s quarterly financial summit where they made the announcement that Nintendo DS titles to the Wii U’s Virtual Console. Hurrah and kudos, Nintendo, on the expansion of your VC library and brining gamers what they’ve […]

Retro Gaming with Max Webb – A Load of Diablo 2

Foreword: Ladies and gentlemen, meet Max Webb. I’ve known this guy since the day he was born and he’s presently a high school student that has joined our crew as an intern. He’s taken it upon himself to put together a few thoughts regarding the games he plays, giving us insight to young gamers who […]

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