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Metal Gear Solid Has Always Been About The Busywork of War

The world of Metal Gear repeats, over and over again, with minimal differences.
Cameron Kunzelman
an hour ago
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no man's sky

We Spent an Hour Talking to Hello Games About Everything ‘No Man’s Sky’

We touch on everything you might imagine: the game's launch, harassment, crunch, cut features, how they've spent the last two years improving the game, and much more.
Patrick Klepek and Austin Walker
11 hours ago
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Reviews

'Captain Toad' Is Basically Upside-Down Mario, and That's Why It's Great

'Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker' is a gem of smart, delightful puzzle design.
Danielle Riendeau
a day ago
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Sonic Mania

The Genesis Cover for 'Sonic Mania Plus' Celebrates 90s Sega Box Art

The physical re-issue of 'Sonic Mania' has a reversible cover and mini artbook that both tug on the nostalgia strings.
Danielle Riendeau
2 days ago
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open thread

Multiplayer Wasn't Planned in 'GoldenEye,' and Other Things I Didn't Know

The iconic multiplayer mode almost didn't come together at all.
Danielle Riendeau
3 days ago
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It's a Great Month to Have a Nintendo Switch

Among 'Octopath Traveler,' 'Captain Toad,' and 'Hollow Knight,' we have our hands full.
Danielle Riendeau
4 days ago
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Waypoint 101

It's Time to Revisit 'Shadowrun: Dragonfall'

The cyberpunk-fantasy tactical RPG from the makers of 'Battletech' isn't only great, it's also the next game in our Waypoint 101 series.
Austin Walker
4 days ago
Steam
Steam

Brian Shared His Steam Account With His Dad. Then His Dad Stole It.

This father and son used to bond over video games. But after his father left, their shared passion became an emotional weapon.
Patrick Klepek
4 days ago
open thread
open thread

Why Great Strategy Games Need Great AI Generals

Good game AI is notoriously tough, but a capable computer opponent can create magic.
Rob Zacny
4 days ago
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After Getting Angry, What Can We Do About the Hate Groups In Games Culture?

Wherein anger and typos give us a whole lot to talk about.
Danielle Riendeau
7.14.18
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#gamergate

The Creator of a GamerGate Subreddit Deserves No Credit for Deleting It

For years, KotakuInAction has been a high-profile gathering ground for GamerGate fans. Temporarily taking it offline without acknowledging the harm caused is no victory.
Patrick Klepek
7.13.18
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Postscript

In 'PUBG' You're a Super Soldier. In 'Fortnite,' You're a Super Engineer

Fortnite turns us all into Elon Musk, asking us to turn this stuff into that stuff, knowing that knocking shit apart in our path forward will probably be worth it.
Cameron Kunzelman
7.13.18
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