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This Week in Gaming News: Skippy McE3 vs. Big Daddy No Discs

Alex Aldridge
Autumn is a weird season, isn’t it? It’s a devious little bastard that, thanks to global warming, presents itself as such a polar opposite to summer that it frequently gets away with crimes that are almost automatically attributed to winter. Firstly, as soon as the clocks go back – you...
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This Week in Gaming News: Buy ‘Em Out, Boys

Alex Aldridge
Howdy, pardners. If any of you have managed to wrench yourselves away from Red Dead, I welcome you to another roundup of the week’s gaming news sautéed with some of that classic British sarcasm and moaning you all paid the entry fee for. You get the kettle on and I’ll...
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‘Call of Cthulhu’ Review: Fun, But Crafted Without Love

Alex Aldridge
How often do you experience a video game with glaring flaws that you still enjoy, even if those flaws remain constant throughout the experience? In today’s digital world full of instant feedback and big opinions, can a game truly just be ‘fine’ anymore? Call of Cthulhu is most definitely full...
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This Week in Gaming News: Ken You Believe There’s No Banjo?

Alex Aldridge
That’s right, folks, I’m back from my vacation and ready to regurgitate some gaming news to you all once again. Spain, actually. Yeah, it was lovely. Thanks for asking. Anyway, there’s a lot to talk about this week so my vacation is well and truly over now – it’s time...
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This Week in Gaming News: I’m Not Talking About Bowsette

Alex Aldridge
We’re well underway with the holiday gaming schedule, as this week saw the release of several big games – most notably Forza Horizon 4 and Mega Man 11. I’ve got them both, like them both, and highly recommend them both. With Black Ops 4, Soul Calibur 6 and Red Dead...
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Mega Man Game by Game: Everything You Need to Know About ‘Mega Man 3′

Alex Aldridge
With Mega Man 11 having released on October 2nd, the Blue Bomber is starring in his first core series game since 2010. Despite the countless spinoffs, nothing holds the hearts and minds of fans quite like the good old original series. To celebrate its return, I’m taking a gif-laden trip down...
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This Week in Gaming News: This Doesn’t Make Us Even

Alex Aldridge
There are many things in the video game world that make people angry. Luckily, they happen often enough to make a weekly news roundup a viable undertaking. In recent weeks, there have been two very specific instances that I myself have found particularly egregious. As of today, the companies responsible...
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This Week in Gaming News: No More Tales to Tell

Alex Aldridge
What a week it’s been in video game news, eh? Scandal, announcements, reveals, trailers, a terrible paid online service from you-know-who – it’s all happened. There is genuinely no better pressure writing this column than having to choose what to omit. I’ll take too much news over scraping the barrel...
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Mega Man Game by Game: Everything You Need to Know About ‘Mega Man 1’

Alex Aldridge
With Mega Man 11 set to release on October 2nd, the Blue Bomber will be starring in his first core series game since 2010. You all know how much the little scamp likes to get around, starring in hundreds of games and several spin-off series, but it’s hard to argue...
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This Week in Gaming News: The Greatest Hits of Erasure (featuring Nintendo)

Alex Aldridge
Welcome, newshounds, to that time of the week where I observe the settled dust of gaming news, sweep it back up into the air and then complain about how dusty the air is. If I had to pick a standout theme for this week’s piece (and I don’t have to,...