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AJ is an aspiring writer currently studying at Michigan State University. He can usually be found somewhere online talking about Star Wars or Metal Gear Solid.
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The Ice Climbers are Coming to Super Mario Maker

Nintendo's cross-over support for Super Mario Maker is set to continue this week, with a new event course that features Nana and Popo from Ice Climber. These two were woefully cut from the latest Super Smash Bros ...Read More

on May 11, 2016 3:30 PM
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Star Wars Battlefront Will Let All Players Test Latest DLC for Free

The first of four planned DLC packs for Star Wars Battlefront, Outer Rim, launched last month for season pass holders as well as all players. The DLC added Greedo, Nien Nunb, Hutt Contracts and a number of ...Read More

on May 11, 2016 1:15 PM
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BioWare Provides Brief Update on Mass Effect Andromeda, Promises More at E3

Fans of the Mass Effect series have been very patient when it comes to details of the next game, Mass Effect Andromeda. Today, Aaryn Flynn, the general manager of BioWare provided a short update on the game's ...Read More

on May 10, 2016 12:13 PM
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Touching Japanese Trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon Reveals More About Game’s Setting

The first big batch of information for the upcoming Pokemon Sun and Moon was released this morning, including a look at the game's starter creatures as well as international release dates. A trailer was released for Japanese ...Read More

on May 10, 2016 11:25 AM
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See Rainbow Six Siege’s New Map and Operators in Action with Operation Dust Line Trailer

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege will get a bit bigger this week, when the second DLC pack, "Operation Dust Line" arrives. The short trailer below shows off the new content in action, including a free new map ...Read More

on May 9, 2016 1:39 PM
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Metal Gear Solid V’s May Update Focuses on FOBs and Adds New Weapons

Although Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain launched last September, the game is still receiving notable content updates for both the single-player missions as well as the multiplayer Metal Gear Online component. The latest update, coming ...Read More

on May 9, 2016 1:32 PM
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Alien Hunters Are Coming in the Next XCOM 2 DLC

PC exclusive XCOM 2 will get a little tougher next week when the "Alien Hunters" DLC drops. The expansion can be purchased for a standalone price of $9.99 or it will be included for owners of ...Read More

on May 5, 2016 2:43 PM
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Gearbox Details Battleborn’s Hotfixes and Patch Updates

As many gamers are aware, video game launches are usually a tough thing to nail. There are plenty of things that can go wrong, but also plenty of things that can be quickly fixed. Gearbox launched their ...Read More

on May 5, 2016 2:10 PM
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Super Punch Out!! Hits the New 3DS Virtual Console Lineup Today

One of the big selling points of the New 3DS hardware is the exclusivity of SNES virtual console titles on a mobile platform. It's pretty enticing to pick up some of the system's classic's like Earthbound and ...Read More

on May 5, 2016 2:01 PM
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The Force Unleashed 1&2 Join Xbox One Backwards Compatibility for Star Wars Day

The good news for fans of Star Wars and Star Wars games keeps on coming today. Two of last generation's biggest Star Wars games, The Force Unleashed and The Force Unleashed II are now backwards compatible on ...Read More

on May 4, 2016 3:50 PM
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Bowser Shines in Brief New Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Footage

Two of gaming's biggest heroes will share a game again this summer, when Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games hits the Wii U. The game boasts a big selection of characters from each series ...Read More

on May 4, 2016 3:42 PM
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Terraria’s Wii U Release Dated for June

The long-rumored Wii U version of Terraria, the popular exploration-and-crafting game was confirmed to be happening a while ago and was mostly silent on that front since. Today, news of the game's official release dates for both ...Read More

on May 3, 2016 6:35 PM
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Full Patch Notes for Star Wars Battlefront’s May Update Released

Between April's Outer Rim DLC and the anticipated Bespin DLC in June, Star Wars Battlefront is undergoing a pretty serious bit of maintenance this week. The update rolled out today across all platforms, and should now be ...Read More

on May 3, 2016 6:21 PM
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New Mythical Pokemon Distributions Announced for North America

The chance for Pokemon players in North America to grab two exclusive creatures will run for a very limited time later this month. Announced today for distribution via the Nintendo Network are Shiny Xerneas and Shiny Yveltal, ...Read More

on May 2, 2016 12:41 PM
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Oculus Rift Demos and Limited Hardware Coming to Select Best Buy Retailers

As we enter the "age of VR", plenty of gamers are eager to get their hands on the latest hardware and try it out. Oculus Rift will be making this a feasible goal this summer with a ...Read More

on May 2, 2016 12:28 PM
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Star Wars Battlefront Patch Due Later This Week

Before the big Death Star DLC hits in June, Star Wars Battlefront will be getting a sizable amount of bug fixes and updates this week. The game's servers will be down briefly, but there should not be ...Read More

on May 2, 2016 11:53 AM
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A “Minor” Xbox One Software Update Is Coming This Week

The Xbox One received its first major software update of 2016 in March, bringing features like Xbox 360 backwards compatibility and a revamped dashboard interface. While there are no details on the next big update for the ...Read More

on April 25, 2016 2:29 PM
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Latest The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Blood and Wine Image Teases A Bloody Good Time

Though last year's The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt brought gamers plenty of content, fans are still hungry for more, especially after the fantastic first expansion, Hearts of Stone. Details on the second expansion, Blood and Wine, are ...Read More

on April 25, 2016 2:17 PM
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John Romero Launches Kickstarter for Blackroom, A New FPS

Notable game developer John Romero has reunited with fellow id Software co-founder Adrian Carmack and launched a Kickstarter campaign today for Blackroom, a first-person shooter game set within a holographic simulation gone wrong. From the people behind ...Read More

on April 25, 2016 11:23 AM
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Rocket League’s Latest Crossover Features The Witcher’s Medallion

Rocket League, the popular sports game from Psyonix Studios, is no stranger to high profile crossovers. "Back to the Future and "Batman v Superman" have all been represented in the game, as well as series like Halo ...Read More

on April 22, 2016 1:18 PM
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Get a Bloody Good Look at the Gears of War 4 Beta in Action With New Trailer

Xbox One owners are gearing up for the open beta of Gears of War 4, while some Ultimate Edition players already have their hands on the game, it opens to all Xbox Live subscribers on Monday, April ...Read More

on April 22, 2016 1:11 PM
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Check Out The Groovy New Trailer for Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE

The fabled cross over between the Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem series, Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE is coming west this June. Nintendo of America has uploaded a brand new animated trailer that shows off plenty of ...Read More

on April 22, 2016 12:56 PM
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Nintendo Details Atlus’ Localization Process for Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE

Plenty of fans were surprised when Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE showed up in the latest Nintendo Direct, as it seemed the Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem crossover had been all but forgotten outside of Japan. However, ...Read More

on April 21, 2016 3:13 PM
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Neverending Nightmares Will Hit PS4 and Vita on May 3

Earlier this year it was confirmed that the experimental psychological thriller Neverending Nightmares from the mind of Matt Gilgenbach would be headed to both the PS4 and Vita sometime in 2016. Today, it was revealed on the ...Read More

on April 21, 2016 3:01 PM
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Rayman Origins Now Backwards Compatible on Xbox One

The latest title to join the Xbox One's growing list of backwards compatible games is Rayman Origins, a fantastic platformer from the previous console generation. Xbox's Major Nelson broke the news this morning on Twitter. ...Read More

on April 21, 2016 2:48 PM
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Dungeon Punks’ First Trailer Promises Old-School Arcade Action

The first trailer for Dungeon Punks has been revealed today, ahead of the game's summer 2016 release. The arcade style brawler is due for PC, PS4 and Xbox One. ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 11:41 AM
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Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Gets the Special Edition Treatment

The Special Edition for Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, formerly known as the Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem crossover, has been revealed by Nintendo. Known as the 'Fortissimo Edition', this package is confirmed for both North America ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 11:30 AM
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Metroid Prime: Federation Force Launches August 19, More to Be Revealed at PAX East

Though the reveal of the game at last year's E3 showing was controversial to say the least, Nintendo has remained adamant that fans will find something to love in Metroid Prime: Federation Force. The company took to ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 11:22 AM
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Umbrella Corps Footage Shows Off a New Map and Enemy

Umbrella Corps is the upcoming shooter set in the Resident Evil world from Capcom, due out on June 21, 2016. Though a recent delay had players worried, the latest teaser unleashed today shows off a great look ...Read More

on April 19, 2016 12:38 PM
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Gears of War 4 Beta Codes Will No Longer Roll Out Chronologically

Xbox One owners are likely anticipating their codes for the Gears of War 4 multiplayer beta to start rolling in at this very moment, but a small change in the process has been detailed on the official ...Read More

on April 19, 2016 12:24 PM