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River City Girls Zero’s Charming Presentation Masks A Frustrating Vintage Beat ‘Em Up

River City Girls Zero’s Charming Presentation Masks A Frustrating Vintage Beat ‘Em Up

Images taken moments before disaster. Image: WayForward / Arc System Works We might have to wait a little while longer before we can ora ora ora our way into River City Girls 2, but beat ‘em up fans can satiate their hunger by time-warping into the rerelease of a much older game from the ‘90s, …

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Google will start assimilating Fitbit accounts next year

Google will start assimilating Fitbit accounts next year

Google’s acquisition of Fitbit closed in early 2021, but we haven’t seen much in the way of changes yet. 9to5Google spotted a big upcoming change posted on Fitbit’s help site: account migrations! A new Fitbit help page has outlined the plan for the coming Google account migration. If this goes anything like the Nest account …

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Sorry, Nintendo, Everyone’s Having A Hard Time Remembering It’s Tears Of The Kingdom, Not BOTW 2

Sorry, Nintendo, Everyone’s Having A Hard Time Remembering It’s Tears Of The Kingdom, Not BOTW 2

Image: Nintendo / Kotaku Nintendo, ever the iconoclasts, chose the most recent Nintendo Direct to announce not the GameCube Zelda remakes we’re certain they’ve already finished, nor any information about the upcoming Mario movie, but instead to surprise-reveal the official title of Breath of the Wild 2 . It was The Legend Of Zelda: Tears …

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iPhone 14 pixels: Why the 48MP sensor is not the big camera news this year

iPhone 14 pixels: Why the 48MP sensor is not the big camera news this year

Let’s talk pixels. Specifically, iPhone 14 pixels. More specifically, iPhone 14 Pro pixels. Because while the headline news is that the latest Pro models offer a 48MP sensor instead of a 12MP one, that’s not actually the most important improvement Apple has made to this year’s camera. Indeed, of the four biggest changes this year, …

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Review: Return To Monkey Island - An Impeccable Encore For An Adventure Gaming Icon

Review: Return To Monkey Island – An Impeccable Encore For An Adventure Gaming Icon

In 1990, Ron Gilbert created the seminal point-and-click adventure The Secret of Monkey Island. It grabbed hearts and hasn’t let go for 32 years. In 1991, he concluded Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge on a bombshell cliffhanger. In 1992, he departed Lucasarts, and the secret third part of his trilogy went down in legend like …

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Guns Undarkness - TGS 2022 interview with Shoji Meguro - Gematsu

Guns Undarkness – TGS 2022 interview with Shoji Meguro – Gematsu

At Tokyo Game 2022, we got a chance to sit down with former ATLUS composer Shoji Meguro to discuss his first independent game Guns Undarkness, which was recently successfully funded on Kickstarter. Guns Undarkness is a stealth-based science-fiction RPG where you try to get the drop on the enemy before engaging in turn-based combat. As …

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II Multiplayer Review in Progress - Beta Impressions - IGN

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II Multiplayer Review in Progress – Beta Impressions – IGN

Ah, Call of Duty – one of my favorite signs of autumn. Just as mornings are broken by the sound of Canadian geese migrating to warmer climates, the tranquility of my living room is interrupted each fall by the coming of the Call of Duty beta period. Modern Warfare II (no, the new one, you’re …

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CoD: MW2 Beta Offers A Lukewarm Glimpse Of Its Multiplayer AI In Ground War Invasion

CoD: MW2 Beta Offers A Lukewarm Glimpse Of Its Multiplayer AI In Ground War Invasion

The second weekend of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2’s multiplayer beta is officially live, and this final test period brings PlayStation, Xbox, and PC players together to battle across the maps and modes from the first PlayStation-exclusive weekend, but it also includes the new addition of Ground War. Weekend two of Modern Warfare 2’s …

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