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Dante Raises Hell In This Tokyo Game Show Trailer For Devil May Cry 5

Watch Dante, Nero, and V turn demons into mincemeat in Devil May Cry 5’s explosive TGS trailer   With Tokyo Game Show 2018 in full swing, Capcom has released…

New World of Final Fantasy Maxima Trailer Showcases New Characters, Monsters, and More

Take the fight to the next level with the Avatar Change System     SquareEnix has released a new trailer for World of Final Fantasy Maxima today at this year’s…

Dark Souls: Remastered On Switch IS Getting A Network Test This Week

Switch Online account will be required to participate, save data won’t carry over to full game With just a month to go until Dark Souls: Remastered launches on the…

Check Out GRIP: Combat Racing’s Explosive Multiplayer Action

New trailer showcases couch and online races, custom tournaments and more Wired Productions has released a new trailer highlighting the multiplayer mayhem in their upcoming arcade-style, futuristic racer GRIP:…

Shortest Trip to Earth Departs For Steam Early Access This October

After impressing at Gamecom, Shortest Trip to Earth set to embark on Steam Early Access next month   Shortest Trip to Earth, the upcoming roguelike spaceship sim from Estonian…

Sony Gets Into The Micro Console Game With PlayStation Classic

PlayStation Classic to release this holiday season   Following in the footsteps of Nintendo and SNK, Sony has announced plans to release a miniaturized version of the original PlayStation…

Unknown Fate Review (PC)

Light Leads the Way   I’ve always had the naive mindset that immersive, first-person games exist so people can…

Impulsion Review (PC)

Impulsion Control   If you thought Portal had too many physics puzzles and not enough infuriatingly difficult platforming sections…

Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk Review (PS4)

The Magic of Mazes     When it comes to video games, there are two things that NIS is…

Senran Kagura Reflexions Review (Switch)

A Bit of a Stretch     I won’t deny that I tend to beat around the bush when…

Valkyria Chronicles 4 Review (PS4)

A Triumphant Return to the Frontline   It’s been over a decade since Valkyria Chronicles first stormed the PlayStation…

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Review (Xbox One)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider explores the darker side of Lara Croft     Marking the end of Lara…

Top 8 Most Interesting Copy Protection Methods

These Games Poked Pirates in the Eye!   Though we can certainly understand the allure of getting games for free, software piracy has severely harmed game developers and publishers…

Telltale’s The Walking Dead: A Parent’s Tale

No, there’s something in YOUR eye     Warning: This article contains major spoilers for The Walking Dead season 1. If you haven’t finished the game yet, bookmark the post…

Interview: Gal Metal Producer Tak Fujii

Take a Closer Look at the Man Behind the Metal     Last month at E3, we here at Hey Poor Player had the amazing opportunity to sit down…

The Trinkets and Kinship of Shenmue

“Maybe I Should Get Another” I have always had a thing for little trinkets. Back when I had to work in an office, my desk accommodated a Lego character…

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Fortnite: The World’s Most Influential Video Game?

What is Fortnite: Battle Royale?   Recently while out shopping with my 6-year-old daughter she suddenly turned to me and said, as she does often, and proclaimed “Watch this!”…

Virtua Tennis 2: The Quintessential Wimbledon Experience

Experience the most relevant nearly 20-year-old tennis sim Wimbledon 2018 is over. For two weeks of every English summer, come rain or shine, everyone in England becomes a tennis…

Green Hell Preview (PC)

Early Access to Death     Green Hell is a first-person survival game set in the Amazon rainforest. The game claims to be a realistic survival simulator where the…

Gamescom 2018 Preview: Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Raiding Tombs, Again     Lara Croft is back, and she’s a character that’s pretty close to my heart. The Tomb Raider series on the original PlayStation are some…

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Gamescom 2018 Preview: Destiny 2: Forsaken

Bungo, Plz     Destiny 2: Forsaken has a lot riding on it. When Destiny 2 launched, it received critical acclaim from many of the mainstream video game outlets.…

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Shadows Awakening Preview

What Lurks Beneath the Shadows…     With the recent announcement of Diablo 3 receiving a port to the Nintendo Switch, I found myself wishing that Blizzard would make…

Banned Board Games – Beat the Border

Banned Board Games: Episode Five – Beat the Border   This month we’ll see how irrational fears can translate into board games. We take a look at Beat the Border, published…

Banned Board Games – Quest of the Magic Ring

Banned Board Games: Episode Four – Quest of the Magic Ring? In this month’s Banned Board Games we look at Land of Legend’s Quest of the Magic Ring. This…

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Fullmetal Alchemist: Fullmetal Edition Vol. 2 Review

The search for the Philosopher’s Stone takes a grim turn… Four months have passed since I began my Fullmetal Alchemist catch-up with the Fullmetal Edition re-release, and now the…

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Silver Spoon Vol. 4 Review

Whoever knew bacon could hold so much significance? Hiromu Arakawa’s Silver Spoon continues to impress in Volume 4, and while this iteration isn’t as stunning as Hachiken’s sibling and…

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