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Metroid Prime 4 and Metroid: Samus Returns: What They Mean

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Metroid is back. The explosion of ideas that is Super Mario Odyssey resulted in the best game Nintendo showed off at E3, but it was the sudden one-two punch of Metroid announcements that captivated fans most. It only took one glimpse at Metroid Prime 4‘s logo send fans into…

Second Opinion: I Didn’t Like Wolfenstein The New Order

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Alas, poor B.J. I knew him well. This is not a series about games you haven’t heard of.  This is a series about games EVERYONE has heard of.  Games that everyone has an opinion on, regardless of whether they’ve played them or not.  Games whose actual qualities have been…

Do Game Reviews Matter Anymore?

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In the age of streaming, just how relevant is an old-fashioned game review? March of 2017 was a massive month for the video game industry. The launch of Nintendo’s Switch, and Zelda with it, was certainly an event, but Breath of the Wild wasn’t even the top-selling title by…

Second Opinion Shorts: You Should Play “The Crow’s Eye”

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This IS A Series About Games You Haven’t Heard Of! Normally, Second Opinion is a show where we take a game everyone’s heard of and try to present an alternative point of view. For example: why Half-Life 2, despite being the most-praised first-person shooter of all time, is overrated…

Second Opinion: The Life And Death Of TF2

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“Doctor” I Coleman tries to determine the cause of death for this seemingly healthy multiplayer shooter. This is not a series about games you haven’t heard of.  This is a series about games EVERYONE has heard of.  Games that everyone has an opinion on, regardless of whether they’ve played…
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How Night in the Woods Defined my Graduation

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At the end of everything, take your time. On the morning of May 20, I sat in a white lawn chair, wearing a black and maroon cap and gown, and waiting for a stage in my life to end. I sat with friends, fellow students, complete strangers. There was…

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