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Game Boys, Ep. 128: Get Your Gamer Some Gifts!

Tim Maison
The Holidays are all about traditions.  We here at Game Boys have a tradition of sharing our Game Boys’ Gamer Holiday Gift Guide with the world this time of year sharing our recommendations for what to get the gamer in your life this Holiday.  But why sit here reading about...
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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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Game Boys, Ep. 122: Seasonal Events: Trick or Treat?

Tim Maison
It’s the spookiest time of the year and that means the return of autumnal seasonal events.  What’s better than dressing your avatar up in eerie gear?  Dressing up your avatar in eerie gear for free!  This Game Boys is dedicated to deciphering if seasonal events are a treat for gamers...
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Build ‘Em Up, Break ‘Em Down #1: After Busan, It’s Clear ‘Overwatch’ Needs a Map Selection System

Izsak Barnette
This past week, Overwatch‘s newest Control map, Busan, was introduced for the first time outside of the PTR. Available as a limited time selection on the Arcade menu, players could play a  few matches exclusively on the map and fill out their weekly arcade requirements through play-testing. While there were a...
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Game Boys, Ep. 112: Back to the Front Line

Tim Maison
A man down, the Game Boys decide to make a u-turn and revisit a game that, having received some much deserved criticism, has corrected course over a matter of months.  That game is Dice’s Star Wars: Battlefront II, oft criticized for its over reliance on loot boxes and its mess of...
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This Week in Gaming News: ‘Spider-Man’ Gets More Exciting, ‘No Man’s Sky’ Gets Less Terrible

Alex Aldridge
Here’s a thing: my girlfriend has the best WiFi speed I’ve ever experienced. She’s not a gamer, she doesn’t have a PC and she doesn’t even watch stupid shit on her mobile phone. Sometimes, my friends, there is just no sense to this world – but at least when I...
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This Week in Gaming News: Nintendo Gets Greedy

Alex Aldridge
You join me in sombre mood this week, following another oh-so-near with England’s disappointing defeat in the World Cup semi-final. It’s at times like this, I like to head back into the world of video games for it to hold me close, rub my feet and whisper in my ear...
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This Week in Gaming News: Trademarks, Lawsuits, Hamsters and Boxing Ducks

Alex Aldridge
Welcome, friends, to another week of happenings in the video game world. This week in gaming news has involved a lot of talking, speculating and rumor-mongering, but that’s fine. If there’s one thing that separates this article from the rest, it’s that I call a spade a spade, a rumor...
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Game Boys, Ep. 106: Keep Calm and Co-op Kindly On

Tim Maison
This week, Game Boys is all about playing games together and just being cool.  For once.  Just be cool.  Taking examples from their own lives, Alex, Ryan, and Tim share some advice for how to be a friendly co-op gamer, whether with friends or bathed in the anonymity of the...
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This Week in Gaming News: New ‘Castlevania’, Game Delays and the Battle Royale Bandwagon

Alex Aldridge
It’s occurred to me this week that, considering I typically write this on a Friday, I should probably take into account what happened last Saturday and Sunday… but I can’t remember that far back. If you remember what happened last weekend, hit me up in the comments and you’ll win...