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A Very Short, Very Wholesome Zelda Song (By The Dude From The Mountain Goats)
A Very Short, Very Wholesome Zelda Song (By The Dude From The Mountain Goats)
Imagine being a kid, sitting down to play some Zelda, and instead of kicking back with the game’s instrumental score getting an improvised soundtrack by your dad.
Ghosts promises to be FMV horror, only good
Ghosts promises to be FMV horror, only good
Imagine Night Trap if it didn't suck.
Among Us' Airship Level Is Here
Among Us' Airship Level Is Here
Join the mile-high murder club. Can someone give the Among Us Twitter account an ice cream and a hug? It can't be easy to monitor the account that hit one million followers in a matter of days, and when that Twitter account is the main hub for a 2018 game that achieved unprecedented, unexpected success during the pandemic, we can only imagine the stress. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
A Stellaris short film from the creator of This Is Battlefield is coming in June
A Stellaris short film from the creator of This Is Battlefield is coming in June
It's not difficult to imagine the intense first-person action of an FPS game like Battlefield translating into film - after all, action games like Battlefield have drawn lots of inspiration from movies.
Owning Both Monster Hunter Rise And Monster Hunter Stories 2 Will Earn You A
Owning Both Monster Hunter Rise And Monster Hunter Stories 2 Will Earn You A "Special Bonus"
Team leads share a message with fans. With Monster Hunter Rise launching on Switch today, we imagine fans of the series are already busy tucking into the series' latest offering as we speak, but let us keep hold of your attention for just a little bit longer as more good news has arrived. Rise Director Yasunori Ichinose and Monster Hunter Stories 2 producer Ryozo Tsujimoto have shared a special message with fans on social media today, wishing fans a 'Happy Hunting!' and reminding us about upcoming updates. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
$900 Resident Evil Statue Is NSFW
$900 Resident Evil Statue Is NSFW
PureArts are releasing this 1:1 scale bust of a Resident Evil Licker, which they say is “one of the most disturbing creatures you can ever imagine encountering”.
Brothers: A Tale Of Two Sons Gets Physical Release
Brothers: A Tale Of Two Sons Gets Physical Release
You will have to supply your own tissues, for all the weeping. We imagine that most people with brothers would probably class their relationship with them as "kinda punchy, a little mean, but generally loving".
Guide: Best Nintendo DS RPGs
Guide: Best Nintendo DS RPGs
Dual-screen role-playing. The Nintendo DS is one of the most successful games consoles in the history of the industry, so as you might imagine, it's pretty well-stocked when it comes to RPGs.
Hades Almost Starred Theseus, Which Would've Been Boring AF
Hades Almost Starred Theseus, Which Would've Been Boring AF
Imagine playing Hades, working to escape the underworld, fighting, and succumbing to swarms of relentless enemies.
Outriders first look: 60fps is the key upgrade for PS5 and Xbox Series consoles
Outriders first look: 60fps is the key upgrade for PS5 and Xbox Series consoles
Imagine the cover-shooting mechanics of Gears of War combined with four unique superhero classes and an open world layout with up to three player squads - and basically, that's Outriders.
Star Dynasties is Crusader Kings in space, and it’s coming to Steam Early Access
Star Dynasties is Crusader Kings in space, and it’s coming to Steam Early Access
"So imagine Crusader Kings, right, except it’s in space." This is how we imagined the elevator pitch went for Star Dynasties, an upcoming space 4X game from publisher Iceberg Interactive and developer Pawley Games that wants to go all Game of Thrones with intergalactic politics.
Wasteland 3 is getting permadeath
Wasteland 3 is getting permadeath
Wasteland 3 is getting permadeath as part of a new update coming soon. Patch 1.3.3, titled Death & Taxes, adds permadeath mode as well as an optional difficult skill checks mode, respeccing, new character customisation items, and a raft of improvements and fixes. Wasteland 3's permadeath works as you imagine it should: when activated at a game's start, your characters will die good and proper when their health reaches zero. Read more
Stubbs The Zombie Makes A Surprise Return On Switch Next Month
Stubbs The Zombie Makes A Surprise Return On Switch Next Month
Dead man on a mission. Expectations always vary when it comes to Nintendo Direct presentations, but we can't imagine anyone had a Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse re-release on their bingo card. Originally released in 2005 for Xbox and PC, Stubbs the Zombie is a third-person action game from Aspyr Media.
Mini Review: PUSS! - Strangely Compelling Nightmare Fuel
Mini Review: PUSS! - Strangely Compelling Nightmare Fuel
A whisker away from sadism. Remember that scene in the 1971 movie Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory where the tour group take a boat ride through a psychedelic tunnel? Remember how utterly terrifying it was (still is)? Now imagine such lunacy applied to an entire video game; that’s pretty much what you get with PUSS! Billed by developer teamCOIL Studio as an ‘avoid-em-up’ puzzle game, you’re required to navigate a series of complex maze-like stages, avoiding every wall and obstacle on your way to your goal.
Total War: Warhammer 3 will get another race as an ‘early adopter’ bonus
Total War: Warhammer 3 will get another race as an ‘early adopter’ bonus
We imagine you’re all fairly excited about the fact that Total War: Warhammer III has now been officially announced, with a trailer and details and stuff.
Video: New Persona 5 Strikers Trailer Shows Off The Phantom Thieves' Unique Abilities
Video: New Persona 5 Strikers Trailer Shows Off The Phantom Thieves' Unique Abilities
Turn the tide of battle. If you're looking forward to playing through Persona 5 Strikers next month on Nintendo Switch, make sure to turn that hype up to eleven by watching the latest trailer above. Premiered by Atlus today, the new video gives us a look at the unique abilities offered by The Phantom Thieves; you'll be striking back against corruption overwhelming cities across Japan in the game's story, so we imagine these skills will come in super handy. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Apex Legends reveals decimated Kings Canyon in new Season 8 gameplay trailer
Apex Legends reveals decimated Kings Canyon in new Season 8 gameplay trailer
Apex Legends' eighth season of content - also known as Mayhem - is almost here, and developer Respawn is readying for its 2nd February release with a brand-new gameplay trailer, showing off, among other things, the newly obliterated Kings Canyon map. Season 8's big addition, of course, is new hero Fuse - an Australian demolitions expert and Bonecage Champion from the planet Salvo who, as you might imagine, gets a substantial airing in the latest, unexpectedly 80s-styled trailer. There's a peek at new lever-action rifle The 30-30 Repeater, and it also appears to confirm earlier leaks from data miners that Fuse's special abilities will include the use of his mechanical arm to toss stun grenades, as well as a devastating ultimate (reportedly named The Motherlode) that sees the massive cannon on his back come into play. Read more
Sims 4 CC guide: how to find, download, and install custom content
Sims 4 CC guide: how to find, download, and install custom content
Looking to get started with Sims 4 CC, but not sure where to look for it and how to get it running on your PC? The Sims has enjoyed an incredibly active modding community since it’s first iteration all the way back in 2000. In a series about simulating whatever you can imagine, or being whoever you want to be, The Sims’ modding community has been there to fill the gaps left by Maxis to ensure that statement really is possible.
Someone should make a game about: Black Dog folklore
Someone should make a game about: Black Dog folklore
Imagine you're walking down an English country lane one evening when you're struck by the feeling you're not alone.
How would you explain Nic Cage's bootleg Five Nights At Freddy's movie to a medieval peasant?
How would you explain Nic Cage's bootleg Five Nights At Freddy's movie to a medieval peasant?
It’s a common, fun thought experiment to imagine how you might go about explaining a television or a phone to a medieval peasant.
Video: Here's What The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time 3D Could Potentially Look Like On Switch
Video: Here's What The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time 3D Could Potentially Look Like On Switch
Just imagine 1080p, 60FPS. This year marks The Legend of Zelda's 35th anniversary.
I'd play this Bloodborne PSone demake
I'd play this Bloodborne PSone demake
While we wait (perhaps more in hope than expectation) for a Bloodborne PlayStation 5 update, let's imagine what From Software's masterpiece would look like if it went backwards in generations - to the PSone. Lilith Walther, an Unreal Engine 4 tech artist and engineer working as lead programmer on indie JRPG Witch, is doing exactly that.
Nintendo DS Platformer Monster Tale Is Making A Comeback On Modern Consoles
Nintendo DS Platformer Monster Tale Is Making A Comeback On Modern Consoles
Years after an 'Ultimate' version was promised. Majesco Entertainment has announced that it will be giving Nintendo DS platformer Monster Tale a fresh spin on current hardware. Currently only teased for "modern game platforms" – although, you'd imagine Switch is a safe bet with the original being a Nintendo exclusive – Monster Tale will be re-released later this year.
Microsoft tried to buy Nintendo 20 years ago
Microsoft tried to buy Nintendo 20 years ago "but they just laughed their asses off"
What if Microsoft bought Nintendo in the run up to the original Xbox? The last 20 years of video games would look pretty different, I imagine.
Someone should make a game about: Flat Stanley
Someone should make a game about: Flat Stanley
Imagine going to bed one night only to have a bulletin board fall on you while you slept.
Random: Hades Fan Transforms Last Year's Indie Hit Into A Fully-Functioning Arcade Cabinet
Random: Hades Fan Transforms Last Year's Indie Hit Into A Fully-Functioning Arcade Cabinet
Imagine this in your home. One of the highlights of 2020 was the indie hit Hades by Supergiant Games.
The worst things on the internet in 2020
The worst things on the internet in 2020
Look, even without COVID, 2020 was going to be garbage.