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A High Summoner from the Woods of the North (read: New England), Alexa and her ragtag band of comrades have saved the world from cataclysmic destruction countless times -- you just didn't notice. When she isn't writing or gaming, she enjoys baking, long walks at dusk, and cosplay.
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Preview: Eligium: The Chosen One

At GDC earlier this month I got some preview time with Eligium: The Chosen One,  an upcoming MMO from Frogster and Shanda Games. While it's fairly similar to most click-to-move MMOs out there, several quirky gems ...Read More

on March 23, 2012 10:00 AM
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Papo & Yo Composer Brian D’Oliveira Melds Sentiment with Sound

At GDC earlier this month I had a chance to speak with Papo & Yo creator Vander Caballero. As he walked me through a demo I commented several times on how the soundtrack complimented the gameplay; the ...Read More

on March 22, 2012 3:00 PM
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LittleBigPlanet Karting to Release This Year, PS3 Exclusive

Sony has lifted the veil on LittleBigPlanet Karting. Developed by United Front Games, the latest installment in the LBP franchise is set to release later this year on PlayStation 3. ...Read More

on March 22, 2012 11:30 AM
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Mists of Pandaria Beta is Live

So it begins: this morning Blizzard has begun to send out invites for the Mists of Pandaria beta, World of Warcraft's latest panda-tastic expansion. ...Read More

on March 22, 2012 10:30 AM
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Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Announces North American and European Release

After a rather anxious wait, Final Fantasy fans can rest easy -- Nintendo 3DS music-battle title Theatrhythm Final Fantasy is coming to North America and Europe this summer. ...Read More

on March 22, 2012 9:30 AM
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Is There More Uncharted on the Way?

Either tomorrow will bring a new announcement on the Uncharted franchise, or PlayStation is celebrating April Fool's Day early. PlayStation Norway's official Facebook page has posted an image of Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen with the word "Uutforsket" ...Read More

on March 21, 2012 10:30 AM
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Final Fantasy XIII-2 Gets Mass Effect Costumes, A Certain Purple Octopus

Rumors of Mass Effect 3/Final Fantasy XIII-2 crossover content have proven true this morning. According to Siliconera, Square Enix and Electronic Arts have been working on making Commander Shepard's outfit available for XIII-2 protagonists Serah and Noel. ...Read More

on March 21, 2012 9:30 AM
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Epic Mickey 2: Power of Illusion 3DS May Be Announced Next Week

Designed by Warren Spector and boasting some pretty fun paintbrush-battle mechanics utilizing Wii motion controls, Epic Mickey was enjoyable save for the infuriating way the camera rearranged itself just as you were jumping, leading to paint-splattered death. ...Read More

on March 20, 2012 11:30 AM
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Get Your Hunger Games On with Girl on Fire for iOS

The highly-anticipated movie adaptation of Suzanne Collin's The Hunger Games comes out this week, and if you've got an iOS device you can carry a piece of the action around with you. Based on the book and ...Read More

on March 20, 2012 10:30 AM
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There Are “No Current Plans” for Toki to Towa’s Localization

Boo hoo! Image Epoch has curb-stomped rumors that Toki to Towa would be getting North American and/or European localizations alongside its Japanese release. The company has decided that, while they have high hopes for the game, they ...Read More

on March 20, 2012 10:00 AM
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Bioshock Infinite Not Terrifying Enough? Meet the Boys of Silence

You've seen the Motorized Patriot, and the Handyman... But are you ready for the horrific new addition to the Bioshock Infinite cast of creepers? ...Read More

on March 20, 2012 9:30 AM
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Review: SoulCalibur V Soundtrack

No good battle is complete without music to trounce to. Curb-stomping your opponent and wiping their eyeballs on the pavement isn't quite as satisfying without a hard-hitting, soul-thumping soundtrack. Part of what makes the SoulCalibur series so ...Read More

on March 16, 2012 1:30 PM
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Rumor: Elder Scrolls MMO to Come in May

So says's a tipster over at Tom's Guide. According to the site, ZeniMax Online Studios and Bethesda are preparing to announce The Elder Scrolls Online this coming May. Citing an anonymous "industry source," they claim the ...Read More

on March 16, 2012 11:45 AM
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Rumor: Sega Sitting on Shenmue HD, Shenmue II

According to an "industry source" over at GamerZines, the Shenmue high-definition revamp has been sitting around for "well over a year," as well as Shenmue II HD.  ...Read More

on March 16, 2012 11:15 AM
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Ignition Teases “El Shaddai New Project 2012”

This morning Ignition put up a new teaser site. The page is splashed with an image of five rather colorfully-outfitted characters and the words: "Who is the ultimate angel whom God speaks of?" ...Read More

on March 16, 2012 10:15 AM