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Mega Maker's Creator on Building Your Own Mega Man Levels

By David Craddock, Jul 14, 2017 4:00pm PDT

Mega Maker director WreckingPrograms talks how the game got started and whether he's afraid of Capcom dropping a DMCA hammer on his efforts.


"I think so. The announce trailer came out last weekend, and gave a release for this weekend. ..."

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Splatoon 2: Tips, Secrets, Strategies, and Collectibles

By Shack Staff, Jul 12, 2017 6:00pm PDT

Discover winning strategies, secrets, and more for Nintendo’s Splatoon 2 on Switch.


Splatoon 2: How to Start the Single Player Campaign

By David Craddock, Jul 12, 2017 1:00pm PDT

Let us tell you how to get started painting the town solo in Splatoon 2’s campaign.


Locked Out: Was SickBrick Stolen From Its Creator?

By David Craddock, Jul 11, 2017 5:05pm PDT

After years of friendship and collaboration, Mladen Bosnjak awoke one morning to find that his partner had locked him out of profits and sales stats for his own game.


"Crazy stuff I feel for the guy :( , cool article David, thanks for the write up."

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Best Prime Day 2017 Video Game Deals

By Bill Lavoy, Jul 10, 2017 2:30pm PDT

The best Prime Day 2017 video game deals for Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC.


"Hmm I'm still hoping for a Horizon Zero Dawn deal. It is $40 now which is pretty good."

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Zelda: Breath of the Wild Master Trials Review: Playing to Strengths

By David Craddock, Jul 07, 2017 2:30pm PDT

Zelda: Breath of the Wild’s The Master Trials DLC expansion is additive rather than wholly original, but that just means more of a great thing. Our review.


"I started master mode and am getting my ass kicked. I think I've forgotten a lot since my ..."

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Happy Accident: The Making of Pokemon Go

By David Craddock, Jul 06, 2017 11:30am PDT

Pokemon Go’s director of visual design on accessibility, the unexpected perks and downsides of the game’s success, and motivating sedentary techies to exercise.


"By the way, great job on the proof-reading/editing! The only thing I think I would like would be ..."

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5 Facts About the Games Exclusive to the Super Famicom Mini

By David Craddock, Jun 28, 2017 2:00pm PDT

How does Tetris Attack relate to Panel de Pon? We explore five facts about the games exclusive to Nintendo’s Super Famicom Mini. 


"See we played either the arcades or it was SSFII as I was 9 or 10 and where I lived no one we ..."

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About All the Games on the SNES Classic

By David Craddock, Jun 27, 2017 5:05pm PDT

Is Super Castlevania 4 a prequel, a sequel, or something else entirely? Learn the answer and 20 other secrets about the games collected in Nintendo’s Super NES Classic.


"For a taste of how crazy Rainbow Edition was, check this out: ..."

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11 Games Missing from Nintendo's SNES Classic

By David Craddock, Jun 26, 2017 2:00pm PDT

Nintendo put together an impressive list of titles for its next miniaturized retro console, but several must-play games failed to make the cut.    


"Yes, but I meant it in the same way as why Chrono Trigger is missing. Nintendo had hit the cap ..."

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Everything We Know About Super Mario Odyssey

By David Craddock, Jun 22, 2017 8:30am PDT

Following Nintedo's Direct, here's everything we know about Super Mario Odyssey so far.


E3 2017: God of War's Cory Barlog on How Creative Conflict Shaped Kratos' New Adventure

By David Craddock, Jun 20, 2017 10:00am PDT

God of War’s director opens up on why he left Sony, what brought him back, and how he and Kratos grew up along the way.


"Great article. Thank you. Really looking forward to this game. "

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E3 2017: Call of Duty WW2 Hands-on Impressions: A Mix of Retro Feel with New Modes

By Donovan Erskine, Jun 19, 2017 8:10am PDT

Hands-on time with Sledgehammer's next installment of the FPS franchise shows a return to form is a very good thing.


E3 2017: Marvel Vs. Capcom Infinite Feels Like a Retread of UMvC3

By Greg Burke, Jun 15, 2017 8:00pm PDT

I only spent a short time with Marvel Vs. Capcom Infinite, but my brief hands-on demo left me worried.


"It's not all MCU, definitely a lot of it though. Hawkeye is definitely using his animated ..."

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E3 2017: Day 2 Recap - Yacht Club, Creative Assembly, and All Interviews From the Show

By David Craddock, Jun 15, 2017 9:30am PDT

Every live video from our booth has been archived and collected for your viewing pleasure and edification.