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WARNING: Kingdom Hearts III Leaking a Month Ahead; Early Copies Out in Wild

Our advice: Stay away from YouTube. Thought Super Smash Bros. Ultimate leaking two weeks ahead of launch was bad? Try early copies of Kingdom Hearts III being shared over…

Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force Fairizes Onto The Switch In January 2019

New Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force screens showcase dialog scenes, dungeon exploration   Publisher Idea Factory International has announced that their JRPG Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force will…

Gorgeous Action RPG Smoke and Sacrifice Coming To Xbox One and PlayStation 4 Next Month

Guide Sachi deep into the underworld in Smoke and Sacrifice on January 15th   Following its successful release on PC and Switch earlier this year, Smoke and Sacrifice, indie…

The F-14D Super Tomcat roars in the latest trailer for Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown

Watch the F-14D rain hell on enemy forces in the latest trailer for Ace Combat 7   While its release has hit some serious turbulence in the past, it…

Fighting EX Layer To Receive 3 New Characters Next Year

3 new characters, gameplay tweaks planned for Fighting EX Layer from January through May 2019   Fighting Ex Layer developer Arika today released a new trailer detailing the game’s…

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Fans and Original Sonic Staff React Negatively to Sonic Movie Posters

Can Sonic ever catch a break?   So yeah, that Sonic movie’s everyone dreadin-er, I mean, anticipating? A teaser trailer/poster for Paramount’s adaption came out the other day, and…

Gungrave VR Review (PSVR)

One Foot In The Grave   After seeing Gungrave VR in person at E3 this year, I have to…

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Toki Review (Switch)

Simple Simian Shenanigans     Retro remakes are all the rage these days. And why shouldn’t they be? They…

Gensokyo Defenders Review (Switch)

Pretty Cool     The fast-and-frantic bullet hell action of the Touhou series is something that’s earned it quite…

Battle Princess Madelyn Review (Xbox One)

Grabbed By The Ghoulies…And Ghosts!   One of my favorite childhood memories is of spending what seemed like an…

Retro Review: Real Bout Fatal Fury Special (NGCD)

Big Hits, Big Sprites, Big Sound…RBFFS is Bigly Good. That’s What A Lot of People Are Saying!    …

Earth Defense Force 5 Review (PS4)

The Bug Hunt is Back and Bigger Than Ever!     Around 3 years ago, I reviewed Earth Defense…

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The Best 25 Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS Remixes

Did your favorite song make the cut? Hey all, Anthony here! With just two days away from Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, we at Hey Poor Player wanted to celebrate…

Impressions: Death End re;Quest

How do you survive a buggy game that’s trying to kill you? Death end re;Quest was the real focus of Idea Factory International’s press event on Thursday. If you…

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Sleeping With The Enemy: Accepting Aged Games

How, exactly, should we respect our past? It’s finally over: after a month-and-a-half playthrough in my first jaunt through Final Fantasy VII, Sephiroth has been slain. I pump my…

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Farewell Sony! I’m Loyal to the Experience, Not the Platform.

Benny Carrillo bids adieu to Sony following sweeping changes to the company’s censorship policies   My first PlayStation system was one of the large PS2’s that was given to…

Idea Factory International Press Event 2018 Predictions

What surprises does IFI have for us on Thursday? Let’s take a few guesses!”   This Thursday is Idea Factory International’s annual press event. One of the main draws…

Banned Board Games – Ouija

Banned Board Games: Episode Six – Ouija In celebration of Halloween, let’s talk about a board game that, while never being officially banned, has suffered a dramatic change in…

Shortest Trip To Earth Preview (PC)

The Voyage Home     Having your game situated as an “FTL-like” is certainly purchasing some comically big Sideshow Bob-esque shoes to fill. Faster Than Light casts a gargantuan…

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…

Tropico 6 Preview (PC)

Presidente’s Preview   The satirical tropical Bannana-Republic-em-up series Tropico has been roaring along for five entries now. With the exception of the piratical Tropico 2, each game in the…

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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.…

Banned Board Games – Serial Killer: The Board Game

Banned Board Games: Episode Seven – Serial Killer: The Board Game  Serial Killer: The Board Game, is the banned board game that truly proves video games are not the…

Banned Board Games – Ouija

Banned Board Games: Episode Six – Ouija In celebration of Halloween, let’s talk about a board game that, while never being officially banned, has suffered a dramatic change in…

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One Piece Vol. 88 Review

Boy, is this getting long in the tooth. In One Piece Volume 87, we previously discussed Eiichiro Oda’s penchant for false prophecies — specifically, his infamous “estimates” on arc…

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Dr. Stone Vol. 2 Review

Dr. Stone concocts a dubious twist. In my previous review for Dr. Stone’s first volume, I stated “certain events” prevented me from disclosing the truth behind Dr. Stone’s opening…

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