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Europa Universalis IV Will Accept Player-Made Worlds From Crusader Kings II

Thanks to some Youtube Let’s Plays, I’ve found myself sucked into Paradox Development Studio’s Crusader Kings II (CKII). It’s more…

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Five O’Clock Fan Art: Mario

Mario sure doesn’t look like the hero he used to be. Malneyugn is destroying my childhood. Five O’Clock Fan Art is more…

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Precursor Games Launches Another Kickstarter For Eternal Darkness Successor

Precursor Games’ attempts to get Shadow of the Eternals (a spiritual successor to Eternal Darkness) funded has been the more…

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Five O’Clock Fan Art: Earthbound

There’s a Starman waiting in the skies. He’d like to come and meet us, but he thinks he’d blow our minds. Ih8orangepezzz, more…

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Five O’Clock Fan Art: Mileena

Mileena is a sexy beast. Literally. Fear-sAs may or may not be a sexy beast. Five O’Clock Fan Art is perfect for more…

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Gods Will Be Watching Devs Turn To Crowdfunding

One of my favorite entries during the recent Ludum Dare 26 was the survival drama game, Gods Will Be Watching. For those who more…

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Five O’Clock Fan Art: Akuma

That stupid necklace makes it so hard to take Akuma seriously. Why I didn’t post some of Largee17′s Star Wars art, I’ll more…

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Five O’Clock Fan Art: Pokemon

She sure is defensive of that Togepi. I’m getting a little Misty-eyed. ElizabethBeals is a Georgia peach. Five more…

News, Trailers, Video
Mad Max Gameplay Trailer Is Less Gameplay, More Cutscenes

If you can’t tell from the article’s title, I’m going to fall into the trap of being a snarky games writer as a way to more…

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Five O’Clock Fan Art: Team Fortress 2

It’s Friday, everyone! Put on your cow skull helmet and charge into the weekend! This Agent Scarlet is insanely more…

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Five O’Clock Fan Art: Megaman

I want to just start spouting off Dirty Harry lines but it wouldn’t do this picture justice. Butcher Billy is a mad more…

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Five O’Clock Fan Art: Strongman Competition

I can spot the Hulk, the Thing, Doc Samson, Andre the Giant, and Zangief in this picture. Feel free to comment if you know more…

News
Hey, DOTA 2 Is Out

Without a bit fanfare, Valve has announced the release of DOTA 2. The MOBA has gone through a two-year beta and is now more…

News, Video, XBL Arcade
Summer Of Arcade 2013 Lineup And Prices

Apparently Microsoft announced this year’s Summer of Arcade lineup this past E3, but what with all the news of consoles and more…

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Five O’Clock Fan Art: Samus Aran

It’s Friday, it’s Friday, morph into a ball and roll away. I wrote that song just for you, Oxboxer. Five O’Clock Fan more…