Defiance Review

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Defiance is a competent third-person shooter with action role-playing elements that, despite having some minor moments of brilliance, is lost in a sea of terrific free-to-play games. Over the course of the seventh generation of consoles, several developers tried to create a massively multiplayer online game that would run on …

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10 Lost References in Video Games

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Despite having one of the most polarizing endings in the history of television, it’s impossible to deny the influence that American drama series Lost has had on popular culture. Lost started as a cult television show that quickly gained a mainstream audience and even though a significant part of that …

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Forza Horizon Review

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Forza Horizon bridges the gap between simulation and arcade in an immaculate and entertaining way. For years, the Forza Motorsport series tried to dethrone Gran Turismo by offering a much more accessible simulation racing game that anyone remotely interested in cars could get into. Forza Horizon is a spin-off that’s …

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Pokemon: The Mastermind of Mirage Pokemon Review

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Despite its compelling premise, the inconsistent story, unapologetic fan service and formulaic ideas, make The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon a run-of-the-mill television special. Created for the tenth anniversary of the franchise, The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon (known in Japan as The Terrifying Mirage Pokémon) is an hour-long television special which …

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Top 5: Video Game Podcasts from 2016

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Ever since I discovered GameSpot’s The Hotspot in 2007, I never stopped listening to video game-related podcasts. Then I moved on to 1UP, a site that always pushed podcasting and at the time, the company had several of them and some were awfully specific (there were podcasts about retro gaming, …

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Soulcalibur II HD Online Review

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It isn’t without some missteps, but this enhanced version of Soulcalibur II is worth replaying thanks to the inclusion of some inviting new features. Soulcalibur II remains as one of the best three-dimensional fighting games thanks to its accessibility, fantastic-looking visuals, colorful roster of characters and hard-to-master gameplay. Originally released …

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