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How to Build a Mill/Fatigue Deck in Hearthstone

Jan
07

Mill you say? That strategy hasn't been viable in Hearthstone since... well, ever. The GvG expansion really shook things up though, and all of a sudden, so called "Fatigue" decks are really starting to catch on.

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League of Legends Giving Players a Reward for Not Being Jerks in 2014

Jan
07

Did you get through 2014 without being a total asshat in League of Legends? Then congratulations, Riot Games is about to send you a free mystery skin. See, nice guys don't always finish last.

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The Super Circuitcast! 01/07/14! Favorite Games of 2014 and Most Anticipated Games of 2015! [Podcast]

Jan
06

Hello listeners! I know the holidays are always hard on all of us, and the Super Circuitcast crew took a few weeks off, but now they're back with a double helping of Circuitcast goodness! Listen below as Matt, Moo, Rami, Ryan, and Sean discuss their favorite games of 2014 and their most anticapted games of 2015 in two different, but equally important, episodes!

11 Ideas Ubisoft Has for Far Cry 5

Jan
05

What do Africa, a tropical island, and the Himalayas have in common? Not a whole lot aside from being the settings of the last three Far Cry games. With that sort of globe-hopping (and let's not forget the fact that the original Far Cry was a sci-fi game), and it's no surprise that Ubisoft has a lot of flexibility in where to take the series next.

3 New Features in LittleBigPlanet 3 Could Rekindle My Passion for Bizarre Level Creation

Dec
29

As a creative soul with a love for offbeat & dark humor, the LittleBigPlanet game series has provided me with a terrific platform for developing rocket powered, baby doll laden adventures for roughly half a decade. But in the dark crevices of my mind still burns the haunting question: “Can I make something even more outrageous?” The recent release of LittleBigPlanet 3 might just be the answer that will let me sleep at night (in that, I will leave others sleepless).

Sam's Top 5 Games of the Year

Dec
24

2014 is the year I finally achieved my goal of having a wrecking-machine of a PC, which changed the landscape of my gaming life dramatically. Coincidentally, this is one of the best years in gaming that I can remember, with loads of quality games coming out that deserved more time than I could give.

4 Adaptations Telltale Games Needs to Make

Dec
23

Telltale Games is a prolific studio that can spin a story better than most. They seem to be specializing in adaptations, so here are 4 properties we'd love to see Telltale work their magic on.

The Latest Deals To Be Found On Steam's Holiday Sale

Dec
23

For PC gamers, there is one definitive time of the year that you can stand up and defiantly say "I'll get you my pretty! And your little Toad too!" to all the Nintendo nerds and console-owning sycophants of the world. That time of the year is the annual Steam Holiday Sale, where Gabe Newell sells a bunch of hot games at ridiculously low prices in exchange for a virgin sacrifice, two pints of unicorn tears and a sliver of your soul. 2014 is no exception. Here's what's happening today with Steam's ongoing sale.

Hatred Is Back On Steam: Blood, Sweat, And Free Speech

Dec
22

I’m really starting to hate Hatred. It got booted from Steam. The controversey seemed a little trite, but to hell with it. I began reading discussions and writing ideas down. I was all set to launch on a lovely diatribe about free speech and the nihilistic way it’s defended by media creators and consumers at the extreme end of the spectrum. Then it was back on Steam, with a personal apology from some schmuck or other who runs Steam. (This article isn't about him. I don't care about his name.) Well hell, that’s gonna be a bunch of re-writing right? The central idea should still hold up though. Okay, I could get on with this, but then something happened…

This Is The Final Fantasy XV Trailer That Everyone Is Talking About [Video]

Dec
20

A trailer for Final Fantasy XV went live on YouTube just yesterday and it's already making waves.

Fan-Made Mega Man Game Finally Completed After 6 Years Of Work

Dec
20

After six long years of blood, sweat and tears, Mega Man: Revenge of the Fallen, a fan made game starring the infamous robot hero, is finally a reality.

Nintendo Urges Parents To Be Mindful Of Their Kids And The eShop

Dec
19

Nintendo has always had the market on family-friendly games and practices. While the Japanese gaming giant has its share of faults, never let it be said that they aren’t looking out for you, especially around the holidays. 

NES Classic Duck Hunt Is Coming To A Wii-U Near You On Christmas Day

Dec
19

Christmas Day will bring an extra flair of joy (and frustration) to Wii-U gamers everywhere as NES launch title and undeniable classic Duck Hunt hits the Nintendo Virtual Console via eShop on December 25. 

Difficulty Spike: Can I Beat X-Kaliber 2097 on Its Hardest Setting?

Dec
18

Welcome to the debut edition of Difficulty Spike, a series where I attempt to play through a game at its absolute hardest difficulty setting to see how long I can survive.

Steam Holiday Sale Day One: Beyond Earth, MGS V, Dark Souls II, and More

Dec
18

Ready your wallets, the Steam Holiday Sale has begun. Here are all of the big deals for Day One of the sale.

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