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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.

++Review – The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

The holiday season has come, and the holiday season has gone; and while most of us have had to readjust back to our typical selves and into the doldrums that is our daily routines, I, for one, have changed forever. This isn’t a New Year’s resolution kind of thing, nor is it a lesson learned […]

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++Exclusive: Mike Mendheim on Mutant Football League

Four days ago, team at ++GG talked with Mike Mendheim for an interview regarding his new Kickstarter project, Mutant Football League (thanks go out to Ryan Moody for setting it up). In an extremely gracious offer, Mike offered to follow up with an e-mail correspondence Q&A, so he could touch on a few topics he […]

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Keiji Inafune Kickstarts Mighty No.9!

Twenty-four hours is all it took for Mr. Inafune, father of Megaman, to Kickstart his new project, Mighty No.9! A new, side-scrolling action game in the same vein as our beloved Megaman, with new technology to back it, and new mechanics to set it apart. If Megaman was heavily inspired by Osamu Tezuka’s Tetsuwan Atom […]

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Nintendo: A History of Odd Decision Making

Back in 1983 when Nintendo entered the market in Japan, they were known mostly as a company that made playing cards and the occasional arcade game.  Sure, they had been dabbling in games since the 1970’s, but when the Famicom first surfaced, gaming in Japan was dominated by computers.  It’s closest rival was Microsoft’s MSX series of […]

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Hangin' in the Neverhood – A Pencil Test Studios Interview, Pt. 2

ARMIKROG KICKSTARTER PART 1 Once Ed was finished with his phone call, and Mike made sure everything was alright, we proceeded after swapping random stories about our E3 take-aways this year and print media, among other things. Despite the nature of Ed’s phone call, we decided to turn to markedly lighter fare. James Bacon: I […]

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Hangin' in the Neverhood – A Pencil Test Studios Interview, Pt. 1

ARMIKROG KICKSTARTER This is a story I’ll tell anyone who cares to listen. It’s brief, so just shut up and deal with it. E3 is a magical place. I had the pleasure of experiencing my very first go ’round this year, in fact. I expected to be floored with sights, sounds, and indecision (which happened); […]

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