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Hey Poor Player’s Top 25 Games of 2018

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Who will win 2018’s Crystal Joystick award?   2018 was a polarising year in the world, with Brexit, Trump and populist movements continuing to dominate headlines all over the world. Every passing day seemed like it was conditioning us for the startling image that greeted us this at the…

Niche Gaming Alternatives to PlayStation: Xbox One

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The Xbox One. A powerful HD-gaming machine with the backing of Microsoft. But is it a viable alternative to the PlayStation platform? Let’s take a look.     Back in December, I wrote an article about my experiences with the PlayStation platform and my decision to leave it. In…

5 Christmas(ish) Board Games!

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The Best Board Games to Argue About This Christmas Time! It’s that time of year again where you are obligated to sit around a table and play board games with other human beings that you must pretend to like. Despite routinely playing board games all year round for the…
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The Best 25 Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS Remixes

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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 its hotly-anticipated launch, and what better way than a send-off to Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS? Released…
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Farewell Sony! I’m Loyal to the Experience, Not the Platform.

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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 me by a friend. While I no longer have that system, it was the start of my relationship with Sony’s…

Impressions: Death End re;Quest

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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 read our prediction article, then you know I suspected that we’d get a release date for this game. And indeed,…

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