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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 2014: Top 5 Moments of the Microsoft Press Event

The prE3-show (see what I did there?) has kicked off in style with Microsoft leading the charge. Phil Spencer opened the show with class by including Nintendo and Sony in his opening speech about the oncoming storm that is the E3 show floor, binding us all together as brothers in this wonderful hobby we all […]

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Official Mortal Kombat X Announcement Trailer Asks "Who's Next?"

Ed Boon, founder of the Warner Bros. owned NetherRealm Studios, took to Twitter yesterday morning to announce the next entry in the Mortal Kombat Franchise – Mortal Kombat X. We know nothing outside of what’s been presented in the graphic video below, but if I were a betting man, I’d say that situation will have been remedied by the close […]

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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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++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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