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Arms is Wii Sports Boxing by Way of Splatoon (Hands-On)

By Steve Watts, Jan 17, 2017 7:50am PST

Arms takes the goofy boxing action of Wii Sports and adds extra layers of depth, making for a surprisingly strategic head-to-head boxing game.


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Nintendo Switch Could Become Nintendo's Best Portable System (Hands-On)

By Steve Watts, Jan 16, 2017 10:30am PST

To properly understand the strategy of Nintendo Switch, think of it more as a successor to the 3DS than the Wii U.


How Pokemon Sun and Moon hopes to be the most accessible Pokemon to date

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 21, 2016 2:00pm PDT

After 20 years, it's easy to dismiss another main Pokemon title as just more of the same. But Pokemon Sun and Moon are making a couple of changes that are worth paying attention to.


Four Things We Learned About Obsidian's Tyranny

By Cassidee Moser, Oct 17, 2016 6:00am PDT

We played a demo of the grimdark fantasy RPG Tyranny recently and learned some new details about it. 


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Skylanders Imaginators bringing 3D printing to DIY concept

By Steve Watts, Oct 03, 2016 5:00am PDT

Skylanders Imaginators lets you make your own character, and a newly announced 3D printing option brings the concept full circle.


Civilization 6 preview: Making the new familiar and fun

By John Keefer, Sep 30, 2016 10:00am PDT

Coming back to the series after staying away from Civilization 5 feels almost like I never left.


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Dishonored 2 Preview: Welcome Back

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 29, 2016 4:30pm PDT

By building on everything that made the original great, Dishonored 2 is shaping up to be fantastic. Read on to learn more. 


Watch Dogs 2 Preview: Tech Bros in San Francisco

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 23, 2016 7:00am PDT

Watch Dogs 2 is fixing a lot of the issues you probably had with the original Watch Dogs, for better or for worse. 


9 Awesome Indie Games Coming in 2016

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 14, 2016 3:30pm PDT

There's a lot of cool triple-A stuff coming in the next few months, but these indies are equally deserving of your attention. 


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The Silver Case and Individuality: A Conversation With Suda51

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 13, 2016 3:00pm PDT

We sat down with Japanese game development game veteran Suda51 to discuss the upcoming remaster of The Silver Case and his body of work. 


We Are Chicago Preview: A Visit to the South Side

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 07, 2016 6:00am PDT

We Are Chicago has some flaws, but is tackling a very sensitive and nuanced subject with a surprising amount of grace. 


PAX 2016 Klang Preview: Drop the Bass

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 06, 2016 6:00am PDT

Klang puts you in control of a musical brawler, and the results are very promising. 


PAX West 2016 Unavowed Preview: The Demon Within

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 05, 2016 9:00am PDT

Mixing grim atmosphere with urban fantasy, Unavowed is an all-new adventure game with a lot of promise. 


PAX West 2016 Hob Preview: Rebuild the World

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 04, 2016 3:30pm PDT

The latest from the developers of Torchlight and Torchlight 2, Hob is a neat, exploration-focused game set within a beautiful fantasy world. Read on to learn more. 


Sometimes Always Monsters Preview: Falling Down

By Cassidee Moser, Aug 31, 2016 3:00pm PDT

The sequel to Always Sometimes Monsters is tackling themes and issues from the top down. 


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