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The Answer to Bad Gaming Industry

The Answer to Bad Gaming Industry

You look at the current state of gaming and immediately can recall better times. You may think back to 2006-2008 where it was right before game compan...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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Smash Brothers 5 Coming Out Midnight!

Smash Brothers 5 Coming Out Midnight!

Okay so I have a confession to make. I am really good at Super Smash Bros. games. Well, maybe not tournament winner level good but definitely get i...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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Chicago's New Video Game Tax - 9%!

Chicago's New Video Game Tax - 9%!

Introducing the new Chicago video game tax forcing 9% which is charged by all entertainment providers to Chicago residents. This is not just in refere...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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Advocacy of Laziness - The Lethargic State of Gaming

Advocacy of Laziness - The Lethargic State of Gaming

You walked into a fast food place. You didn't want to cook. You simply looked at your task of things to do and didn't have time to cook that d...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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Magic the Gathering, is it worth purchasing?

Magic the Gathering, is it worth purchasing?

Growing up, I’ve played many a card game with friends and family that brought joy to my life. I was among the crazy mob for Pokémon cards...

Written by: Guardian At The Gate
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The Current State of Triple-A Games

The Current State of Triple-A Games

                When someone says triple-a games, usually the first thing t...

Written by: Guardian At The Gate
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Raxxedout Thinks I Can Make An Article About His Dumb Shit

Raxxedout Thinks I Can Make An Article About His Dumb Shit

I dunno dudes, Raxxedout asked me to write an article about him “getting pk’d” and he asked me to include the even worse picture abo...

Written by: Raxxed Out
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From a Gamer's Perspective - Cuphead Review

From a Gamer's Perspective - Cuphead Review

I come to you as a embassador. An emissary if you will. Simple and clean coming straight from a gamer's mouth. While I don't like to call myse...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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Blizzard shuts down “legacy” WoW fan server hours after it goes up

Blizzard shuts down “legacy” WoW fan server hours after it goes up

A highly anticipated private server intended to emulate the state of World of Warcraft during the decade-old "Burning Crusade" exp...

Written by: nherting
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Konami reportedly blacklisting ex-employees across Japanese video game industry

Konami reportedly blacklisting ex-employees across Japanese video game industry

According to a Wednesday report in the Nikkei Asian Review newspaper, Konami is apparently blacklisting former employees in the Japanese vid...

Written by: nherting
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Want to get a game on Steam? $100 is all you need

Want to get a game on Steam? $100 is all you need

Valve announced today that anyone will be able to publish games on Steam through its previously announced Steam Direct program for "a $...

Written by: nherting
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Don’t look now, but the PC is the world’s biggest gaming platform

Don’t look now, but the PC is the world’s biggest gaming platform

If you follow the business side of the game industry at all, you're probably sick of hearing how mobile gaming is a fast-growing business juggerna...

Written by: nherting
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Ubisoft’s first attempts at VR show impressive maturity

Ubisoft’s first attempts at VR show impressive maturity

Earlier this year, Ubisoft announced that it was interested in bringing "a number of its games" to VR platforms like the Valve-powered HTC V...

Written by: nherting
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Dawn of War 3: The most promising take on Warhammer 40K yet

Dawn of War 3: The most promising take on Warhammer 40K yet

What's impressive about Dawn of War III is how beautifully it manages to communicate the weight, scale, and ferocity of the Warhammer 40...

Written by: nherting
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I Tried To Pirate Spore And Bricked My Laptop

I Tried To Pirate Spore And Bricked My Laptop

In 2008, I brought my laptop over to my friend Amanda’s house to pirate Spore. Her boyfriend Nate, who worked at the local GameStop, told m...

Written by: nherting
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Valve will require phone number for Dota 2 ranked matches

Valve will require phone number for Dota 2 ranked matches

Dota 2 maker Valve is taking serious action to cut down on the prevalence of smurfing—using a secondary account in order to play again...

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StarCraft remaster unveiled, and original SD version becomes free

StarCraft remaster unveiled, and original SD version becomes free

A long-rumored StarCraft remaster for computers was finally unveiled on Saturday by Blizzard Entertainment, set for launch in...

Written by: nherting
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Nintendo Switch Review

Nintendo Switch Review

I am not the original writer to this article. The original is located here. Please support the original writer by checking out his/her site.  ...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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Who Plays Runescape Anymore?

Who Plays Runescape Anymore?

In a world of superior MMOs, super powered computers, and people no longer being tethered by a 'no download required' to play, who is still pl...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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How Blizzard distilled Overwatch’s hope from Project Titan’s failure

How Blizzard distilled Overwatch’s hope from Project Titan’s failure

LAS VEGAS—May of 2013 was not a very fun time to be at Blizzard if you hear Game Director and Vice President Jeff Kaplan tell it. After yea...

Written by: nherting
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Gaming Journalism is Corrupt - Is It Lost Forever?

Gaming Journalism is Corrupt - Is It Lost Forever?

Gaming journalism has been on the subject for criticism for some time. It has shown over and over that the news for gaming can no longer be trusted. &...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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Inside Eve: Online’s propaganda machine—from Photoshop to DDoS

Inside Eve: Online’s propaganda machine—from Photoshop to DDoS

On June 30, 2016, a costly battle took place in Eve: Online. An alliance of players calling themselves the Imperium—assisted by allies in t...

Written by: nherting
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Fallout New Vegas: A Second Look at Benny

Fallout New Vegas: A Second Look at Benny

Benny and Masculinity or Benny as a Leader   Today we'll be looking at one of my favorite characters from one of my favorite games: Fal...

Written by: Skimmerlit
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No Man’s Sky Trailer Today Recaps the Four Pillars

No Man’s Sky Trailer Today Recaps the Four Pillars

Over the last few weeks, Hello Games and Sony released four No Man’s Sky trailers designed to teach you about the four Pillars of the ...

Written by: nherting
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Rimworld: A Quick Review

Rimworld: A Quick Review

Disclaimer: My last review didn't go through because I wasn't aware of how authoring worked using the site's tools, so for anyone looking ...

Written by: Skimmerlit
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What The News Doesn't Say About Pokemon GO!

What The News Doesn't Say About Pokemon GO!

It's no secret that people are getting scared due to the fear mongering the news churns out.  It really doesn't matter where you go eithe...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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Pokemon GO: Doing The Impossible Bringing Gamers Outside

Pokemon GO: Doing The Impossible Bringing Gamers Outside

You're walking down the street hanging out with others, having a good time.  Living the outside life provided you can bear the heat.  Yo...

Written by: The Classical Conservative
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Developer Rejects Player Requesting Steam Key For Supporting LGBT Rights

Developer Rejects Player Requesting Steam Key For Supporting LGBT Rights

Operation Caucasus developer Dream Games has given out tons of early access keys for their shooter. But when this player asked for one, sporting ...

Written by: Mooba
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Translating the action RPG experience from PC to mobile with Nonstop Knight

Translating the action RPG experience from PC to mobile with Nonstop Knight

Nonstop Knight releases - free to download - for iOS and Android phones and tablets today. Antti Salomaa of Kopla Games, the game&...

Written by: Mooba
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LawBreakers closed alpha testing will begin later this month

LawBreakers closed alpha testing will begin later this month

Closed alpha testing for LawBreakers, the verticality-lovin', f-bomb-droppin' team-based FPS being developed by Cliff Bleszinski's Bo...

Written by: Mooba
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Rainbow Six Siege Starter Edition is now available for $15

Rainbow Six Siege Starter Edition is now available for $15

If you think Rainbow Six Siege looks cool—and if you don't, Shaun's excellent “Why I Love” column on the sweet str...

Written by: Mooba
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Pokémon Fans In Hong Kong Protest Pikachu’s New Name Change

Pokémon Fans In Hong Kong Protest Pikachu’s New Name Change

For the first time in its 20-year history, Pokémon is releasing in China with Sun & Moon for 3DS. While fans ...

Written by: Mooba
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PlayStation E3 Experience 2016 Announced For June 13

PlayStation E3 Experience 2016 Announced For June 13

Sony Interactive Entertainment announced that the PlayStation E3 Experience is coming back this year on June 13, 2016 and will be shown acro...

Written by: Mooba
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Final Fantasy XIV “Revenge of the Horde” Trailer Highlights Everything To Expect In Patch 3.3

Final Fantasy XIV “Revenge of the Horde” Trailer Highlights Everything To Expect In Patch 3.3

Square Enix has shared the official trailer for Final Fantasy XIV‘s patch 3.3, Revenge of the Horde. To get a look at all the new content h...

Written by: Mooba
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Gigabyte's Aero 14 is an ultrabook for gamers

Gigabyte's Aero 14 is an ultrabook for gamers

There's no hard and fast rule that says gaming laptops have to be thick and heavy. Lest there be any doubt, meet Gigabyte's new Aero 14, a 14-...

Written by: Mooba
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Payday franchise rights back to Overkill, microtransactions removed, more

Payday franchise rights back to Overkill, microtransactions removed, more

Payday 2 seems to be back on track, thanks to developer Overkil getting back the rights to the series. Payday 2 developer Overkill, a Starbreeze st...

Written by: Mooba
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LawBreakers videos sing the virtues of verticality

LawBreakers videos sing the virtues of verticality

Verticality is all the rage in first-person shooters, as it bloody well should be. Overwatch, Titanfall, the last handful of Call of Duty games... the...

Written by: Mooba
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What Have Been Your Favorite Games for 2016 So Far?

What Have Been Your Favorite Games for 2016 So Far?

Can you believe we’re just days away from June? We’re almost to the halfway point of this crazy year. Where did the time go? And why haven...

Written by: Evanvinh
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OVERWATCH REVIEW

OVERWATCH REVIEW

Right now, I hate Junkrat. He's a scrawny, impish explosives expert with a grenade lobbing Frag Launcher. His ultimate ability – a slow char...

Written by: Evanvinh
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Former Valve employee seeks $3.1M in transgender discrimination suit

Former Valve employee seeks $3.1M in transgender discrimination suit

A former translator for Valve Corporation is suing the game maker for more than $3 million, alleging that her supervisor at the company created a host...

Written by: Mooba
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Paradox pulls "discriminatory" Stellaris mod that made all humans white

Paradox pulls "discriminatory" Stellaris mod that made all humans white

UPDATE 7.30pm: Paradox has clarified its reasoning for removing the 'European Phenotype and Names Only (White Humans)' mod, in a twe...

Written by: Mooba
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Pac-Man 256 comes to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC with multiplayer

Pac-Man 256 comes to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC with multiplayer

Pac-Man is heading back to consoles. Publisher Bandai Namco announced today that it is bringing Pac-Man 256 to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, a...

Written by: Evanvinh
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Doom Is Exactly The Right Kind Of Ridiculous

Doom Is Exactly The Right Kind Of Ridiculous

Yep, that’s the main character in Doom fist bumping a collectible. It’s not easy for games to be funny, but another id Softw...

Written by: Evanvinh
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Top 10 UK Sales Chart: Uncharted 4 Holds Off Doom

Top 10 UK Sales Chart: Uncharted 4 Holds Off Doom

Sony's Uncharted 4: A Thief's End retains the No.1 position on the UK sales chart for the week ending May 23, 2016. Doom also holds on to i...

Written by: Evanvinh
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TOP 10 FAMOUS VIDEO GAME GLITCHES

TOP 10 FAMOUS VIDEO GAME GLITCHES

Hmmm, this doesn’t look right at all. Welcome to thegamefreakshow.com and today we’re counting down our picks for top 10 Videoga...

Written by: Evanvinh
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Blizzard Seeking to Stop 'Overwatch' Cheating Before It Starts

Blizzard Seeking to Stop 'Overwatch' Cheating Before It Starts

Overwatch, Blizzard Entertainment's multiplayer arena shooter that's due out in ten days, is apparently aptly named. In a forum post ...

Written by: Evanvinh
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‘DOOM’ Is a Bloody, Balls to the Wall Video Game Triumph

‘DOOM’ Is a Bloody, Balls to the Wall Video Game Triumph

To hell with horror—for DOOM, Bethesda Studios eschews the terrifying jump-scare tactics of 2004’s awesome series reboot Doom 3,...

Written by: Evanvinh
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Battlefield 1 trailer the most-liked in YouTube history while Call of Duty suffers

Battlefield 1 trailer the most-liked in YouTube history while Call of Duty suffers

With the reveal of Battlefield 1 and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, the internet has watched as their respective YouTube trailers have...

Written by: Evanvinh
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The Division Update 1.2 Will Buff Loot in All Activities

The Division Update 1.2 Will Buff Loot in All Activities

This week’s State of the Game stream confirms that the next major update for The Division will improve the quality of loot player...

Written by: Evanvinh
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Xbox Live deals: Call of Duty, Elite Dangerous, WWE 2K16, more

Xbox Live deals: Call of Duty, Elite Dangerous, WWE 2K16, more

A mix of indie and big games in this week’s Xbox Live deals.   Xbox Live deals: Call of Duty, Elite Dangerous, WWE 2K16, more ...

Written by: Evanvinh
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Titanfall 2 drops onto store shelves this fall

Titanfall 2 drops onto store shelves this fall

Electronic Arts has confirmed that Titanfall 2 will be releasing this fall, between the months of October and December 2016. The launch d...

Written by: Evanvinh
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