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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.

++Interview with Trip Hawkins

Hot on the heels of our 50th episode (and boy is this one a doosey!) Neal, Anthony, and James have the distinguished honor of interviewing Mr. Trip Hawkins, in this Bonus Round edition of the ++Good Games podcast. In this episode we discuss topics such as the Kickstarter darling: OUYA, the decline of console gaming, […]

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Nintendo Announces New Gamecube Controller Adapter for Wii U's Smash Bros.!

  Today, via Twitter, Nintendo announced that they’ll be manufacturing an adapter for the Wii U that’ll allow us to (blessedly!) play the new installment in the Smash Bros. franchise with our Gamecube controllers! This is something that’s been on the minds of Nintendo enthusiasts ever since the Wii U hit store shelves nearly two […]

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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: Starbound

It’s taken me a while to get this review out the door (about a month… sheesh), but it’s because of two very real, very valid reasons. First, I got sucked into Animal Crossing New Leaf. I never thought this would ever happen, having hated the first one so much, and also having kept away from […]

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