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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.

Crytek Announces HUNT: Horrors of the Gilded Age

What happens when you combine the monster massacre that is Hunter: The Reckoning with the bullet-counting, fear-stricken insanity of Day Z, and then stir them together in the cauldron of Left 4 Dead? Well, I presume you’d end up with something like Crytek’s HUNT: Horrors of the Gilded age, an apparently free to play experience […]

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LEGO Batman 3 Beyond Gotham Announced

  Warner Bros. Studios, owner of DC Comics and Warner Bros. Interactive, let fly that LEGO Batman 3 will soon be a reality. Rejoice! Of all the LEGO franchises, it’s been Batman that’s received the most consistent praise from a wide variety of sources, and now that story continues. In the trailer, you’ll see the […]

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++Good Games 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, […]

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James' RETROCITY look back on 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 […]

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ASTEBREED PV, Lords of Thunder Fans Rejoice!

ASTEBREED, the newest game from developer Edelweiss, made a strong showing at PAX East this week at the Indie MEGAcade. Taking the famous and beloved Lords of Thunder aesthetic and mechanics, while freshening up the affair with its own tricks and systems, the game aims to please with gorgeous visuals, and impeccable control. It also […]

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++Review – Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare

This is the age of the FPS. Whether you like it or not, it has become the staple genre in our humble hobby, and I can understand why. All stories require conflict, good stories require meaningful conflict, and good interactive stories require meaningful physical conflict. It’s just the way this industry has been molded. There’s […]

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