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  • Let’s Rank The Civilization Games, Best To Worst [Update]

    Oh boy. This one hurt. When we first fired this feature up, this was the first series I wanted to cover, seeing as it's both incredibly popular and dear to my heart. But when I sat down and tried to actually rank them, I gave up. I just could not wring my hands tight enough to sort between them. After a few weeks' stretching and hand-wringing exercises, though, I think I'm ready. Maybe.

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  • Xbox Live Games with Gold for January 2015

    For the month of January, Xbox Live Gold members will receive three new free games on Xbox One and Xbox 360 as part of the Games with Gold program. On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Dark Dreams Don’t Die (or D4 for short) ($14.99 ERP) for free during the month of January. On Xbox 360, starting Thursday, January 1st, MX vs. ATV Alive ($19.

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  • Amazing Princess Bride Theory Dreamed Up By A Child Just BLEW OUR MINDS

    This kid's take on the story behind the story of The Princess Bride is blowing our minds. All it took was one character speaking the classic "As you wish" line and suddenly, everything has changed. Larry Young, co-founder of comic company AiT/Planet Lar and author of Astronauts In Trouble: Live From The Moon, shared his son's insi ...

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  • Who has come closest to winning Civilization in real life?

    Games in Sid Meier's Civilization series are loosely patterned off the rise and fall of real-life civilizations. And some of these real-life civilizations had exactly the kinds of ambitions that would win a game of Civilization. Which raises the obvious question: did any of them get close? Has anybody won? Are we all just living in the "just a few more turns" postgame of a re ...

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  • Earthworm Jim, You've Changed

    Everyone's favorite video game worm—and his buddy Snott—might look realistic in concept artist Soren Zaragoza's pieces, but the madness i ...

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  • It Only Took $7,000 To Build This LEGO Halo Spaceship

    The iconic "Pillar of Autumn" from Halo, now in LEGO form. And it's damn huge—not exactly minifigure-scale, needing more than one person to move it. According to its builder, Lee Jones, it took 3.5 years to complete it and it weighs a massive 220 po ...

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  • Destiny: Now a Titan Has Beat Crota’s End Raid Solo

    Shortly after video surfaced of a Destiny player soloing a small section of the Crota’s End raid, many figured it would only be a matter of time before someone finished the entire experience solo. And they were right; not long after a video surfaced of a Hunter class character going from beginning to end without a single teammate. Watch it here.

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  • Shonen Jump J.Stars VS+ coming to the West

    Yes, the moment anime and manga fans in the West have been awaiting for quite some time is here. Shonen Jump J.Stars Victory VS+, a game that combines heroes from a huge number of Shonen Jump manga with an overly complex name, is coming to North America in Summer 2015 according to Bandai Namco. Coming to PS3, PS4 and Vita, the North American release will feature a new Arcade ...

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  • Destiny Guide: How to Get the Necrochasm

    Ever since Bungie opened the Vault of Glass doors, Destiny players have been in a quest for the raid’s best loot. Some have fought tooth and nail for pieces of raid gear, while others have turned their focus towards ultimate power – power that carries the name Vex Mythoclast. Although the Vex Mythoclast was much stronger before its nerf, the exotic primary fusion rifle is st ...

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  • Legend of Korra Creators: Ending Was What You Thought, Deal With It

    The Legend of Korra drew to a close last weekend with a series finale chock-full of drama, suspense, action, sacrifice, and last-minute heroics. And then, when the dust had settled, something truly wonderful happened. Hey! Spoilers for the end of The Legend of Korra follow. Of all the things that happened during the final half-hour of The Legend of Korra, one thing stands a ...

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  • Final Fantasy XV further detailed in Famitsu

    Final Fantasy XV further detailed in Famitsu Rent Chocobos, buy cooking ingredients, and more. Famitsu this week has a new preview of Final Fantasy XV following the game’s appearance at Jump Festa this weekend. Here are the details, via Sokuho@Hokanko: Luminous Studio The current version of the engine is version 1.40. When the Episode Duscae demo launches, it will be at 1.50.

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  • The 14 Most Popular Products of 2014, as Purchased By You

    Another year in Deals, great products, user-voted Co-Ops, and gift guides has come to an end. Last year we had such a great time putting together a list of 2013's most popular products, that we've decided to make it an annual feature. Here are the 14 most popular products of 2014, as purchased by you through our sites. Last year the Anker 3E took 7th place.

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  • Fans Spent Six Years Making This Mega Man Game

    Mega Man fans aren't just hardcore. They're dedicated. Case in point: this awesome fan game that two people have been working on since 2008. It's called Mega Man: Revenge of the Fallen—and no, that's not a Transformers reference. It's a reference to the game's story: Robot Masters have been revived by Dr. Wily, and they're looking for revenge. Naturally, it's your job to stop them.

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  • Titanfall 2 might come to Steam and PS4, Respawn co-founder says

    It appears that Respawn Entertainment has quite a lot on its plate as of late. In addition to the recent revelation that the game studio has formed a second team tasked with development on a non-Titanfall-related project (reportedly led by God of War developer Stig Asmussen, no less), Respawn is already talking about Titanfall 2 – specifically what systems the studio desires th ...

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