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You Can Now Play Minecraft... in Microsoft Excel

Sep
29

There's a Minecraft 2 out there, and it's a Microsoft exclusive. Microsoft Excel that is. YouTuber SethBling created the game(?), which seems like a great way to get some gaming in while also managing your finances.

Assassin's Creed with Kittens Is Adorably Deadly

Sep
29

Assassin's Creed Cat DLC confirmed? We can only dream...

Here's What Blizzard's Titan Could Have Been

Sep
25

After the recent news this week that Blizzard’s newest project known as Titan was canceled, everyone was somewhat disappointed, which is a lot considering no one knew anything about the game. But now, certain details have come out that prove that maybe the canceled project could have been a fun experience.

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The Super Circuitcast! 09/24/14! Exploration in Games! [Podcast]

Sep
24

Matt, Jen, Sean, Rami, and Moo take some time (maybe a little too much time?) to discuss exploration in games. Strap in everybody, cuz we ain't just talkin' 'bout your grandpappy's open world games. We gettin' real with this one. 

Project Titan Cancelled: 7 Other Blizzard Games That Got the Axe

Sep
23

Although Blizzard has always said they have a "highly iterative development process," many fans would claim it's more like a case of everything just taking too freaking long. We’ve seen many games come and go with Blizzard, so we thought we’d mention a few of the Blizzard games that never saw the light of day, in honor of Titan’s recent cancellation.

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Destiny's Queen's Wrath Update Explained: How to Earn the New Gear

Sep
23

Today, a free new update for Destiny went live. It's called "The Queen's Wrath," and it features new bounties and gear for Guardians to collect, and will supposedly tie into an upcoming expansion pack (House of Wolves). So what's it all about?

Happy 125th Birthday Nintendo!

Sep
22

Nintendo has turned 125 years old today, and might I say, it's looking mighty fine for its age. Of course, Nintendo didn't get its start in video games until the 1970s, but that doesn't change the fact that it's really damn strange to think that when the company was founded, the president of the US was Benjamin freaking Harrison. Wow.

Japan Waits Hours to Pre-Order Pokemon, Proving Pokemon Still Rules

Sep
22

I’m beginning to hate Yokai Watch. Even though there is nothing wrong with Yokai Watch. It’s cute. It’s silly. The character looks like an anime-style Justin Beiber, but that’s okay. No, the reason I hate Yokai Watch is because my pride says Pokémon is so much better, something that Japan faithfully proved this past weekend as they waited to pre-order the new title.

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Destiny: 5 Best Methods to Farm Legendary Engrams

Sep
22

With two weeks of Destiny under our belts, most of us are finding ourselves stuck in the 20s, with the slow grind towards better gear inhibiting our ability to queue up for the tougher content. Luckily, there are faster ways to get a new helmet besides playing 50 PvP matches.

Hyrule Warriors Is the Mash-Up of Dynasty Warriors and Zelda We Never Knew We Wanted [Game Review]

Sep
19

Let’s get one thing out of the way up front. Hyrule Warriors is not The Legend of Zelda. It has none of the exploration, indefinable magic, or innovation of the series from which this title is spun from. That’s not to say we can't love it though. See, while Hyrule Warriors might be a touch repetitive at times, it draws enough lore from a beloved franchise, and the hordes of enemies you'll be slicing through should keep fans of that particular subgenre more than occupied.

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If League Of Legends Wants My Viewership They'll Have To Do Better Than Imagine Dragons

Sep
19

Imagine Dragons and Riot Games worked together on a rallying cry for the League of Legends Championship Series. The song, which can be downloaded here, accompanies an animated video charting the journey from amateur to flashing light in the sky. Riot Games and LoL organizations all over the world have been trying to get eSports recognized by the mainstream sporting press as a “real” sport and break into the greater consciousness. Is this video helping them out?

Anita Sarkeesian And The Game Developer's Choice Awards Received Bomb Threats In March

Sep
17

Last March the Game Developer's Choice Awards were the target of a bomb threat of their Ambassador's Award to Anita Sarkeesian. The award is given to, "an individual or individuals who have helped the game industry advance to a better place, either through facilitating a better game community from within, or by reaching outside the industry to be an advocate for video games and help further our art."

How to Unlock All of Super Smash Bros.' Secret Stages

Sep
17

Super Smash Bros. 3DS is still weeks away from being firmly rammed into the 3DS’ of western audiences, but Japanese players have been very busy indeed. We’ve compiled a list of all seven of the secret stages, even telling you what they are, what games they’re from, and how to unlock them.

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The Super Circuitcast! 09/17/14! What's Your Perfect Game? [Podcast]

Sep
16

This week, Matt, Ryan, Rami, and Sean discuss their ideal games. What kind of games did they imagine they'd be playing in ten years when they were kids? Are those games being made now? Find out on this exciting episode of the Super Circuitcast!!

Full Roster for Super Smash Bros. Revealed

Sep
16

Here it is, the full roster of characters for the latest Super Smash Bros. All together, there's 49 of them, including 15 series newcomers.

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