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Shacklemania!!! 2018 WWE Live Stream

By Charles Singletary, Apr 06, 2018 6:32pm PDT

The annual most amazing wrestling event in the universe is about to go down! Will Ozzie have a successful title defence? Is someone's job on the line? Find out tonight!


Brass Tactics Impressions: Tabletop Strategy In Virtual Reality

By Charles Singletary, Feb 21, 2018 2:40pm PST

The VR RTS (VRTS?) Brass Tactics launches this week and I've got some impressions from the first mission.


Twitch Gamifies Viewership With New Clip Champs and Top Cheerers Leaderboard Features

By Asif Khan, Feb 13, 2018 11:00am PST

Twitch will launch two new features to recognize supportive viewers.


Mercenary Kings: Reloaded Edition Interview: More Than Just A Tribute

By Blake Morse , Feb 12, 2018 2:25pm PST

With the recent launch of Mercenary King: Reloaded Edition we had a chance to chat with Tribute Games' Co-Founder Jean-François Major.


What Do Twitch's New Community Guidelines Mean?

By Blake Morse , Feb 12, 2018 1:07pm PST

There's a lot to process in the anti-harassment and conduct policy changes for Twitch. Here's an easy to understand overview of what's new and what it means for broadcasters and fans alike.


"It's all on a case by case basis at this point, but I know they've been cracking down on more ..."

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Pure Farming 2018 Hands-On: Plowing the Fields

By Blake Morse , Feb 09, 2018 3:53pm PST

George Washington grew hemp, and soon so can you, in a digital Colombia! 


""Germany’s farms will offer up players a chance to grow rapeseeds to process into oil... " ... ..."

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Rocket Jump: Quake and the Golden Age of First-Person Shooters

By David Craddock, Dec 04, 2017 11:00am PST

Based on interviews with the developers, Rocket Jump explores the making of the Quake franchise, the culture that simultaneously shaped and fractured creator id Software, and other developers whose creativity defined an era.


"Most of it was sourced from months of interviews. David did so many interviews."

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Super Mario Odyssey Complete Strategy Guide

By David Craddock, Oct 27, 2017 12:00pm PDT

Get tips, locations of power moons, and more in our complete strategy guide for Super Mario Odyssey.


The Cartridge Family 009--Night Trap 25th Anniversary, Destiny 2 Just Fell Apart, Death Clock Featur

By Joe Stasio, Oct 13, 2017 5:00pm PDT

It’s Friday the 13th and something spooky this way comes, folks. Death looms high above the family as they appreciate Sega CD’s Night Trap, determine how many years Scottie Pippen’s got left in the tank, and of course enjoy Buffa’s story time as he tu...


Shack's Arcade Corner: Mortal Kombat 3

By Greg Burke, Oct 12, 2017 4:45pm PDT

What did Midway's third bloody outing add to the Mortal Kombat formula? Find out in this edition of Shack's Arcade Corner.


"You totally missed out of the lack of Johnny Cage! The story behind it is interesting. Daniel ..."

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The Cartridge Family 008: The Orange Box Rules, The Lost Levels are Tough, PS Now Completely Sucks

By Joe Stasio, Oct 06, 2017 2:15pm PDT

Another stroll down memory lane leads the family to The Orange Box, everyone’s favorite games collection from Valve. That and much more on today’s episode.


The Cartridge Family 007: A Look Back: Halo 3, SNES Memories, and Cuphead

By Joe Stasio, Sep 29, 2017 5:00pm PDT

Hop in our time machine as we remember the good ol’ days. Halo 3, the original release of the SNES, Cuphead and much more!


Top 10 Dead On Arrival Games

By Greg Burke, Sep 29, 2017 4:20pm PDT

We count down 10 games that didn't have a chance, prayer, or hope of survival at launch. RIP video games.


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Super NES Classic Review: The Greatest Generation

By David Craddock, Sep 29, 2017 12:20pm PDT

A veritable time capsule, the Super NES Classic bottles not just some of the best games of its big brother's era, but of all time.


"both are great. but SMW is pretty much better than SMB3 in every way possible. "

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Total War: Warhammer 2 Review - Total Package

By Greg Burke, Sep 25, 2017 1:30pm PDT

The Total War series has seen many periods in history, but Creative Assembly's Warhammer-themed spinoff quickly became one of the best-selling entries. Does the sequel live up to its predecessor?


"It does actually, thanks. That actually is a better way to review i think. Maybe I'm used to ..."

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