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Beat Back Hell’s Horde in the New Campaign Trailer for ‘Doom’

Shane deLumeau
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What more could you want from a game than non-stop action, countless hordes of demons, and a blood-curdling, gut-smashing, non-stop-or-you’ll-be-torn-in-two first person experience?! Well last year, fans were treated to a sneak peek of of Bethesda’s resurrected franchise ‘Doom.’ If you didn’t catch that, have a look below. Fans began to lose their shit when […]

SXSW, Gamergate, and the Need to Do Better

ModCon02
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Saigon. I can’t believe I’m back in Saigon. That kind of sums up my mental state for the last week or so. Seriously? This shit? AGAIN? Almost a year to the day, and we’re right back in gamergate hell. A week or so ago, the SXSW conference made the announcement that it was canceling several […]

Ori and the Blind Forest Tugs on Player’s Heartstrings in this Beautiful Side Scroller

Maddie Ferguson
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We had a giveaway where one lucky reader won this game, and I figured that meant we should play and review it! (I know... Any excuse to play videogames all weekend) You'll notice that the picture I chose isn't the normal cover art for Ori and the Blind Forest, I felt like it needed new representation. When I began this game I was thinking 'well look at this adorable duo' to the pair smiling on the cover, little did I know, shortly to come the adorable young Ori, white spirit being, would be leading a very tragic story-line.

Square Enix Ditches Disastrous Deus Ex Pre-Order Plan

Douglesby
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Back at the beginning of September, Square Enix decided they were going to try something new and exciting. Instead of rolling out pre-orders for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided  in the old-fashioned way (creating separatism among fans by roping them into bullshit “console and retail exclusives”, for instance), they were going to allow the wide world of Deus Ex fans to “Augment […]

Unite 2015: Unity Awards Winners!

Douglesby
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As the last day approaches of Unite 2015 Boston, the excitement here has reached a fever pitch. Everyone from every corner of the gaming and software development industry has come out in full support of the Unity engine and their fellow developers. Tonight, in the hallowed halls of the John B. Hynes Memorial Convention Center, […]

Inspiration and the Growth of Social Gaming

Shane deLumeau
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When we think of the games we love, normally we think of our childhood. We think of the simple games that provided complexity in all the right ways. These are games such as the Legend of Zelda, Doom, Super Mario Brothers, Pac Man, and other timeless classics. These games were more about who could collect […]

Unite 2015 Boston: The First Keynote

Douglesby
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Day one of the #Unite2015 Boston conference is already wildly eventful, and the reason I know this is because the very first keynote of the day, hosting numerous guest speakers and a packed house of attendees, was basically a tooled-down synopsis of everything Unity and its development team are planning on covering over the course […]

Watch the Unity Keynote Live from Unite 2015

Shane deLumeau
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Watch below for the Unity keynote from Unite 2015 Boston! Unity CEO kicks off Unite 2015. CTO Joachim Ante and Technical Lead Lucas Meijer will deep dive into Unity 5 to show how to get even more efficiency and beauty out of our latest tech. Legendary game designer Rob Pardo will share his tips on […]