Falling Skies: The Game Now Available, Launch Trailer Released

Hardcore Gamer: TV shows rarely get video game adaptions (with perhaps the exception of Cory in the House), so it’s a bit surprising that Little Orbit has given the treatment to Falling Skies. …read more

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Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King On Kickstarter Might Be The Best Retro Action-RPG In Recent Memory

Hardcore Gamer: Castle Pixel, the indie devs behind challenging and fast-paced action-platformer Rex Rocket, are developing Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King, which is shaping up to be an extremely high-quality retro action-RPG experience. Having been already compared to the likes of The Legend of Zelda: Links Awakening, arguably the gold standard for SNES-era RPGs, its easy to get excited about. …read more

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Hyrule Warriors Review: No Need for the Hyrule Historia | Technology Tell

From the review, “Hyrule Warriors doesnt do much of note with the Zelda mythos. [Lucas White] mean, not that Zelda ever does much with it either but, well, there isnt a lot to digest here. What Hyrule Warriors does do is take the mythos, juggle it and play with it as it pleases. As Musou titles are wont to do, Hyrule Warriors reaches into a bucket of buzzwords and familiar jargon, grabs whatever it finds and comes up with a silly way to slap it all together, because why not? There are nods here and there to events, places and …read more

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Top 5 Brutal Deaths in Otherwise Tame Games

After playing terrifying games like P.T. or violent games such as PAYDAY 2, a bit of light relief is a necessity. Grab a puzzle platformer or the latest Nintendo title, and all your recent anxieties about the ghosts of murdered mothers and unborn fetuses will drift away. But then there are moments in these games that can be just as traumatic. Heres a look at the top five brutal deaths in games where brutality shouldnt really exist …read more

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Hyrule Warriors Lana, Cia, Epona, and Costumes DLC Footage

Check out more footage of Cia, Lana, and Link with Epona from the latest Hyrule Warriors DLC update. …read more

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Hyrule Warriors Review | 70% Musou, 30% Zelda, 100% Fun The Game Fanatics

Hyrule Warriors is definitely a Warriors game, but it does something that rarely happens in gaming today: A crossover thats more than just a skin. It may be the familiar Musou combat you were expecting, but Zelda elements permeate everything to some degree. The combo is like a peanut butter and honey sandwich. Its not the traditional snack we all know, but its still very satisfying. …read more

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How To Unlock Princess Ruto In Hyrule Warriors

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After much searching in Adventure Mode, I have finally discovered how to unlock Princess Ruto in Hyrule Warriors. Princess Ruto should be one of the first characters that you unlock in Hyrule Warriors, if it werent for the fact that getting the Power Braces item takes a bit of grinding to get to. Nevertheless, the effort needed to get to Princess Ruto is worth it, as she is surprisingly powerful character, much better than the likes of Agitha …read more

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These 5 Characters Need to be DLC in Super Smash Bros for 3DS and Wii U

Twinfinite: Slowly but surely, Nintendo is starting to jump on board some of the tactics employed by their friends over at Sony and Microsoft. Among these tactics is a greater interest on DLC, as seen with the upcoming DLC packs to Mario Kart 8. Considering that Super Smash Bros for 3DS and Wii U will likely enjoy a mildly long lifespan before the next iteration, it isnt a stretch to think that Nintendo will bring new characters to the Smash as DLC. Here are five such characters who ought to find their way into the Smash. …read more

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Game Connection Europe 2014

Representatives from internationally renowned companies such as Microsoft Studios, Electronic Arts, Oculus VR, Epic Games and Ubisoft were added to the list of speakers of the vast conference program, with sessions covering the areas of Business, Game Design, Marketing, Technology, Arts, Finance and Production. …read more

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Driveclub Vs. The Crew Vs. Projects CARS ~ Who will finish in pole position?

Sean Davies of PSGamer: The PS4 has been in the wild for nearly 10 months and in that time we have had only 2 serious racing games to get our hands on The lukewarm Need For Speed and the lacklustre Moto GP 14. Fortunately, racing games seem to be like buses and if you wait long enough, 3 come at once. That is exactly the situation we are facing over the next few months with PS4 exclusive Driveclub, Ubisofts The Crew and Slightly Mad Studios Project CARS all arriving in close proximity of one another. All 3 are aiming …read more

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