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Bandai Namco Files “Encore” Trademarks for Klonoa, Mr. Driller, And More

Are they…sequels? Remasters? Spill the beans! Could Bandai Namco be resurrecting dormant game franchises? According to Gematsu, the Japanese gaming company’s filed some trademarks involving the likes of Klonoa,…

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Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry’s Wonderland Retro Coming to Switch

Only in Japan…AGAIN. Anyone else remember Dragon Warrior Monsters for Game Boy Color? While Dragon Quest‘s take on monster-raising never took the world by storm (at least for Western…

Yakuza: Like a Dragon to be Released in 2020

Yakuza: Like a Dragon Heads West Next Year SEGA and Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio have announced the Japanese release date for their latest entry in the RGG/Yakuza series, Yakuza:…

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SEGA Publisher Sale on Switch eShop (Lasts Until 9/23/2019)

Nine games new and old. Ever felt the urge to suddenly splurge all your savings by downloading Sonic games? As reported by GoNintendo, if you own a Switch, there’s…

Forth Trine 4 Indie Access Video Released

Creators Discuss the Finnish Nature Inspiration for Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince Modus Games have today uploaded their fourth “Modus Indie Access Video”, for Finnish developers Frostbyte’s upcoming project…

America Release Date Given for Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot – American Release Date and Announcement Trailer Bandai Namco Entertainment has announced the American release date for the next adventure in the popular Dragon Ball…

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Ion Fury Review (PC)

A match Maiden heaven. Let’s address the elephant in the room before we get started: Ion Maiden has had…

Friday The 13th: Ultimate Slasher Edition Review (Switch)

Jason Takes Nintendo   Following a successful launch on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in 2017, Friday the…

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River City Girls Review (PS4)

Place Obvious “Flipping the Script” Title Here   If you’ve been visiting Hey Poor Player for a while, you’ve…

Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden – Deluxe Edition Review (Switch)

The Road Less Traveled     Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden is a great example of how just…

Utawarerumono: ZAN Review (PS4)

Little Deception, Lots of Action     Utawarerumono: ZAN is an interesting little number. A re-telling of a previous…

The Ninja Saviors: Return of the Warriors Review (PS4 and Switch)

Back with a Vengeance     Growing up, I had a lot of rather fond memories of my local…

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8-Bit Chronicles: Mario Bros.

Mama Mia! Bleeps, bloops, and pixels: the cornerstones of classic gaming. The innate addiction coded within the circuit board-powered arcade cabinets and NES cartridges render them precious artifacts, their…

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The Shogun’s Castle Collectibles (Yoshi’s Crafted World Guide)

Who’s up for a cardboard heist? That greedy shogun’s been oppressing the good denizens of Ninjarama for too long — time for his comeuppance by stealing all his wealth!…

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Exploring the Animal Kingdom Collectibles (Yoshi’s Crafted World Guide)

Rhinos and giraffes and gators, oh my! Exploring the Animal Kingdom, indeed — there’s no shortage of critters in this Yoshi’s Crafted World level! There’s plenty of tropical jungle…

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Jungle Tour Challenge Collectibles (Yoshi’s Crafted World Guide)

More on-rails zaniness. Hello, and welcome to the Jungle Tour Challenge! This Yoshi’s Crafted World level is full of Red Coins, Poochy Pups, Souvenirs, and Smiley Flowers for our…

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Hoppin’ Higher Collectibles (Yoshi’s Crafted World Guide)

Leapfrog time! Let’s get to Hoppin’ Higher! This frog-filled level’s will have you jumping across the jungle, but watch out: some snakes are prime to ruin your hop-filled parade.…

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Behind the Shoji Collectibles (Yoshi’s Crafted World Guide)

I kinda want these in my house now. Yoshi’s Crafted World’s descent into Japanese culture continues with Behind the Shoji! The iconic translucent paper obscures the obstacles impeding poor…

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AX 2019: River City Girls Hands-on

The Kunio-kun franchise returns! Except for this time, it’s up to Kyoko and Misako to rescue Kunio and Riki. Time to go hands-on with WayForward and Arc System Works’…

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Destiny Connect: Tick-Tock Travelers Hands-On

When time freezes at the dawn of the new millennium, it’s up to Sherry, Pegreo, and their robot buddy Isaac to set things right. But will their journey be an…

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Utawarerumono ZAN Hands-On

What happens when you give the developers of SENRAN KAGURA a chance to play with the characters from one of AQUAPLUS’ most beloved visual novels? You get the frantic…

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AX 2019: Trails of Cold Steel III Hands-on

One of the most-watched and anticipated JRPGs of the year was at Anime Expo? So, what’s the current status of Trails of Cold Steel III? Benny delves into the…

Test of Time: Tomb Raider

Can Lara Croft stand the Test of Time?       Here is the first episode of an ambitious new video podcast, where two thirty-somethings revisit games from their…

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…

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The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess Vol. 5 Review

No, I don’t have something in my eye… Time and time again, I’m never not astounded how much more I’m enjoying Akira Himekawa’s The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess…

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Snow White with the Red Hair Vol. 2 Review

The romance continues. When I reviewed the first iteration of Sorata Akiduki’s Snow White with the Red Hair, I left its idyllic castle life content with the pleasantness that…

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