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Our resident new editor, James Bacon, is known for his work with GameFan as well as his eye-poking, feather-ruffling, in-your-craw-getting-posts on social media.

E3 2013 – And the Winner Is:

We are. Gamers are the winners of E3. When Sony and Microsoft first revealed their next generation consoles a few months ago, I was right there with everyone else: vomiting negativity and incredulity. I was aghast at how Microsoft could make an attempt to control the used games market, and I was echoing conspiracy theories […]

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++Review: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

On Tuesday, February 19th, Metal Gear Rising Revengeance hit store shelves like a ton of bricks. Anthony pulls no punches as he makes known his opinions on his most anticipated game of ALL TIME… or maybe just this year, but we’re only in February, so, you know, cut him a break, yeah? Is Metal Gear […]

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Kojima to demo FOX Engine at GDC

As originally reported by Joystiq, Mr. Hideo Kojima will be speaking about his new Metal Gear project, Ground Zeroes, at this year’s Game Developers Conference; and he’ll be, purportedly, discussing the engine at the heart of the game, FOX Engine. Mr. Kojima hasn’t spoken at a GDC since 2009, so I’m sure you’re all waiting […]

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Episode 51: PAX 2012 Recap & Live Earthquake Coverage

We were moved by our conversations with Namco, Telltale, TwistedPixel and other companies at PAX and then we were moved by the earth during the recent recording session for episode 51. Believe it or not, a magnitude 3.5 earthquake struck in between Salem and Portland, Oregon relatively close to where we record the show off […]

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Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes – PAX 2012

At PAX 2012, Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima creator showed off 11 minutes of gameplay footage from his upcoming PS3 game Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes.   The demo began with an in-engine cinematic set in a rain-drenched prison camp. The sprawling camp showed off FOX Engine’s advanced shader, lighting, and particle effects. Mud […]

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