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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.

First Test Footage of Mighty No. 9 is LIVE!

This is a demonstration of what Mighty No. 9 will look like, and if you’ve backed the project (like yours truly), it only makes you that much more excited!

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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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CAPCOM: 2013 Least Profitable Year Since 2005…

As reported by Gameindustry, 2013 has been a rough year for Capcom. Games like Resident Evil 6, and DmC: Devil may Cry underperformed (in the case of RE6 it was to the tune of millions of units…), and with the release of Breath of Fire 6 slated for mobile phones… the future is looking grim. […]

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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. 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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