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Dating App Roundup: A Metalhead on Tinder

September 16, 2014 in Articles, Humour, Reviews

Tired of being single, and with a lack of actual gaming stuff to write about, I decided to cross a line and delve into the murky world of mobile dating apps. The four I tried were: Tinder, Blendr, Grindr, and Plenty of Fish (POF). Now nearly a month later I emerge a broken man (well, kind of) with a few words to say about each, and my experiences within. Grab some popcorn and gear up for some vitriol. I’m not a happy bunny.

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Dead Rising 3 (PC) – Review

September 16, 2014 in Reviews

Dead Rising 3 finally made its way to PC from the Xbox One last week. Did it successfully consume my brain, or shamble slowly into its own grave? Read the rest of this entry →

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Magic: The Gathering Gameplay (EDH) – Rafiq vs Gisela

September 8, 2014 in Videos

EDH is often attributed with being the most outright wacky and dumb of all Magic formats. Dave and Vince shuffle up to show us what they can do with their other 99.

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Magic: The Gathering Gameplay (Standard) – Esper vs. Dega

August 29, 2014 in Videos

The Standard season may be coming to a close, with Khans of Tarkir and rotation looming, but a true Magic player plays to the bitter end. With Gameday been and gone, we now have the World Magic Qualifiers to look forward to (of which I can only attend one, much to my dismay). That means we have to keep playing with our decks of choice, making sure we understand when to mulligan, what to scry away and how to sideboard.

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Amazon Purchases Twitch for $970 Million

August 25, 2014 in News

In contradiction to earlier rumors and speculations in the past few weeks, Amazon has just purchased online gaming community Twitch TV for nine hundred and seventy million dollars.

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80 Days (iOS) – Review

August 25, 2014 in Reviews

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80 Days is an adventure gamebook made by Inkle for mobile devices. The game mainly consists of choosing options in the text to create your own story, and travelling to various cities around the world as you wish.

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NewsBite 21/08/14 – “Quinspiracy” and Accusations of Corruption

August 22, 2014 in News, Videos

Vince takes a look at this weeks biggest news story and its ramifications on the wider video gaming press and communities. Be warned, he has strong opinions as always on the topic, as well as the industry and associated community’s reactions to the “Quinnspiracy” debacle.

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The History of Star Wars Video Games – Part 4: 1997-98

August 21, 2014 in Videos

This time, we look at the final chapter before the prequel trilogy changed everything.

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Super Toy Cars (Wii U) – Review  

August 20, 2014 in Reviews

Eclipse Games describe their latest offering, Super Toy Cars as a “tabletop arcade combat racing game”. What they really mean is “mediocre kart racer”.

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NewsBite 16/08/14 – Gamescom, Tomb Raider and The Industry

August 16, 2014 in News, Videos

Vince takes a look at some of the latest news coming out of Gamescom. He discusses the exclusivity deal surrounding Rise of the Tomb Raider and what it shows us about the industry as a whole.

Warning: This video involves a serious dose of opinion.

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