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  • #GamerGate: You’re Winning And Here Are A Few Of Your Achievements

    Published at One Angry Gamer - 103 readers

    Given that most of all the articles of #GamerGate have been some of the most depressing and abhorrent stuff one could imagine – all involving the video game industry – I decided it was time to take a break and go over some of the good stuff following some positive articles that have been popping up.

  • #GamerGate: IGN Contributor Has Public Meltdown Following Game Journo Pro Leaks

    Published at One Angry Gamer - 195 readers

    Things have began to crumble in the oligarchy; the ivory tower is not what it used to be. One of the freelance contributing writers for IGN Tech (or perhaps, former contributor?) went wild on Twitter recently, completely going off the handle following the leaked e-mails from the private group called the Game Journalist Professionals.

  • #GamerGate: Kotaku, Nerd-Shaming And Ben Kuchera

    One Angry Gamer - - 40 readers - Just over a year ago the Game Journo Pro group had a very interesting conversation about “nerd shaming”. Using someone’s hobby to publicly humiliate them. This hot-button topic casually bubbled up into the conversation after Patricia Hernandez wrote an article on Kotaku about “This Is What A Brony Party Looks Like”, which was basically a video of people dancing at a My Little Pony Party.
  • Global PlayStation Store Update: September 2nd 2014 – Velocity 2X

    PSNStores - - 94 readers - Here is your weekly look at what is out on the PlayStation Store. Listed below are the demos and games for this week. This post will get updated throughout the week. If you don’t see a link next to the game, it is not live on the store. Disclaimer: Links will be posted before PS+ discounts are applied.

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  • The Gold Standard: Marvel’s Diversity NOW! Initiative

    … Starlord looks like the Andy Dwyer Chris Pratt version. It’s why Nick Fury is black. It’s why Agents of SHIELD is getting a book despite the canon’s not resembling each other at all. Now, before I rant too heavily, I do want to praise Marvel for making a good call with having Sam Wilson become the new Captain America. If you’ve gotta replace Cap…

    2 readers - Inside Pulse -
  • PSNStores and Extra Life 2014. Play games, heal kids.

    …PSNStores and Extra Life 2014. Play games, heal kids. Posted by Curtis H on September 30th, 2014 | 0 Comments | Tags: Extra Life 2014 On October 25, 2014 some of the PSNStores team will be participating in this year’s Extra Life gaming marathon. For 24 hours we’ll be streaming games through our Twitch channel in order to raise money for Children’s…

    4 readers - PSNStores -
  • Global PlayStation Store Update: September 30th 2014 – Chariot

    … to the game, it is not live on the store. Disclaimer: Links will be posted before PS+ discounts are applied. Upcoming games can be seen here! Updates: Tuesday Full content for the week can be found here For a sneak peek at what is coming out, check this post. Demos Invizimals: The Alliance (Vita) Invizimals: The Lost Kingdom (PS3) PSone Classics Namco…

    44 readers - PSNStores - Chariot -


  • From Driver to The Division: Britain's 'longest running triple-A studio' looks to the future

    … it was decided that a fresh direction was required. "Driver: San Francisco was the studio's first experience of international collaboration at Ubisoft," explains MD Pauline Jacquey, who joined Reflections in 2012 to spearhead its reinvention. "Although we were super happy with the game in terms of quality, everybody was disappointed with the sales, which…

    2 readers - CVG -
  • #GamerGate: Cost, Damage, Consequence And Cultural Scarring

    … – constantly calls for some way to find recourse on the tarnishing of his name through poorly done articles from people like Ben Kuchera [via Breitbart] or the multiple hit pieces on Kotaku. Gawker did an article about Max Temkin’s situation, noting that his five minutes of fame in the search engine spotlight wasn’t incorrigibly damaging, but he was fine…

    18 readers - One Angry Gamer -
  • Super Smash Bros. Demo Impressions

    … with Sakurai’s other online title Kid Icarus Uprising, so it’s probably going to be fine despite my reservations. There’s also a wealth of new mechanics and tweaks worth mentioning in this new SSB installment. Yes, tripping has gone the way of the dinosaur, but one of the bigger adjustments is edge-stealing where players can’t camp out and hog ledges…

    2 readers - Always Nintendo - Super Smash Bros. - Super Smash Bros. -
  • 8 Vita Games I Played at TGS

    …Sometimes, you play a game and just don’t have much to say about it other than “Graphics: good, battles: bad” or some other type of brief impression. I’ve found that to be my experience with these eight PlayStation Vita games I played at the Tokyo Game Show. Some take up multiple slides, but here they are, some Vita impressions that just weren’t…

    3 readers - PlayStation LifeStyle -
  • Comments of the Week

    … saved you the price of a game there." - FishyGinger Bosh. "That's the trouble with downloading 16th century Chinese missions - half an hour later you wanna do it all over again." - Paul Skinback That's just rubbish. But I liked it. "The reaction to Watch Dogs really is one of extremes. Over hyped and over praised on release, over criticized…

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  • History Lesson: The Wonderswan - terrible name, great games

    … sequels. If you're thinking of being a little eccentric and splashing out on a piece of retro history, here are the games you should also be looking out for. Prev Next JavaScript must be enabled to view galleries Header image credit: Yoppy…

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  • [Review] Hyrule Warriors (Wii U)

    …System: Wii U Release Date: September 26, 2014 Developer: Koei Tecmo Publisher: Nintendo Author: Vincent Calling me a Legend of Zelda fan would be a bit of an understatement. If you were to step into my room, you’d be blinded by the posters and merchandise scattered from one wall to another, all finished off with my saddening number of physical…

    2 readers - Nintendo Everything - Hyrule Warriors -


  • #GamerGate: Kotaku, Nerd-Shaming And Ben Kuchera

    …Just over a year ago the Game Journo Pro group had a very interesting conversation about “nerd shaming”. Using someone’s hobby to publicly humiliate them. This hot-button topic casually bubbled up into the conversation after Patricia Hernandez wrote an article on Kotaku about “This Is What A Brony Party Looks Like”, which was basically a video…

    40 readers - One Angry Gamer -
  • Will Owning a Smartwatch Make me a Douche?

    …‘Did you buy that? You can’t seriously tell me you bought that. Oh my God, you are such a douche,’ she says to me, mock horror etched across her face. ‘What? Why am I a douche?’ I ask, not-at-all-mock pissiness etched across mine. ‘Look at it,’ she says. ‘What?’ ‘What’s it even for?’ ‘Telling the time,’ I say. Zing. ‘Are you a robot?’ she asks…

    2 readers - n3rdabl3 -
  • Retro Vault: Battletoads & Double Dragon, Mario Bros, Jurassic Park

    …Retro Vault is our regular weekly feature in which we dive into gaming's past and share five classic nuggets of retro nostalgia. If you want to catch up on previous Retro Vaults, check out the CVG Retro Vault archive. Zoom Winter 1983 - Mario Bros Atari 2600 magazine ad In the years before the NES was released in the west in 1985, Nintendo used…

    2 readers - CVG - Jurassic Park -

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