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Round Up: The Reviews Are In For Dragon Quest Treasures

Round Up: The Reviews Are In For Dragon Quest Treasures

Image: Square Enix Apart from all those announcements at the Game Awards yesterday, there were also some new games released on the Nintendo Switch this week. One, in particular, that perhaps deserves just a little more attention is the new Dragon Quest spin-off, Dragon Quest Treasures. We’ve already shared our own Nintendo Life review – calling Treasures a “great” introduction to the JRPG genre...

Splatoon 3 Version 2.0.1 Is Now Available, Here Are The Full Patch Notes

Splatoon 3 Version 2.0.1 Is Now Available, Here Are The Full Patch Notes

Download it today by Liam Doolan 29 mins ago Image: Nintendo It’s been a busy week on the Nintendo week, with the company launching its third wave of DLC for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and also announcing an expansion pass for the upcoming Fire Emblem game. In case you missed it, Splatoon 3 also got another update. While we’ve already issued a PSA about...

Emily the Criminal gives Aubrey Plaza the perfect showcase

Emily the Criminal gives Aubrey Plaza the perfect showcase

This review was originally posted in conjunction with Emily the Criminal’s theatrical release. It has been updated and reposted for the film’s release on VOD platforms and Netflix. In the America of 2022, desperation is the norm. Wealth inequality is worse than it’s ever been, and wages aren’t keeping up with inflation, so in essence, if you don’t come from money, you’re fucked. The...

Death Stranding 2, Hades 2, And Everything Revealed At The Game Awards | GI Show

Death Stranding 2, Hades 2, And Everything Revealed At The Game Awards | GI Show

In this week’s episode of The Game Informer Show, the crew reacts to the big reveals from The Game Awards, including such hits as Death Stranding 2, Hades II, Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon, and of course, Crime Boss: Rockay City. We hope you enjoy this episode featuring our favorite Diablo IV correspondent, John Carson. [embedded content] Follow us on social media: Alex Van Aken (@itsVanAken), Marcus...

Fire Emblem Engage For Switch Will Include amiibo Support

Fire Emblem Engage For Switch Will Include amiibo Support

Image: Nintendo If you’re planning on adding Fire Emblem Engage to your Nintendo Switch library in January and are wondering if you’ll be able to put your amiibo collection to use in the game, read on… Nintendo has officially confirmed players will be able to tap amiibo to unlock some extra goodies. Regular amiibo will provide you with some “useful” items for your adventure,...

Emancipation, del Toro’s Pinocchio, and every other movie you can stream from home this weekend

Emancipation, del Toro’s Pinocchio, and every other movie you can stream from home this weekend

This week, Pinocchio (no, not that one… no, not that one either), the new stop-motion musical fantasy from Pan’s Labyrinth director Guillermo del Toro and Mark Gustafson (Fantastic Mr. Fox), finally arrives on Netflix. If an animated children’s film set in 1930s Fascist Italy doesn’t quite jibe with your vibe this weekend, not to worry — there’s tons of other new movies to stream...

Top 7 Game Awards 2022 Announcements | GameSpot News

Top 7 Game Awards 2022 Announcements | GameSpot News

For starters, Cyberpunk 2077’s Phantom Liberty expansion got a new trailer that revealed actor Idris Elba will play Solomon Reed, an FIA agent for the NUSA. How cool is that? The game went from being the butt of many jokes to having a cool anime and a surge in players to grabbing another major Hollywood actor to play a character. I’m impressed, but not...

Pokémon Trading Card Game Announces Changes, Improvements, And Price Increase For Scarlet And Violet Expansions

Pokémon Trading Card Game Announces Changes, Improvements, And Price Increase For Scarlet And Violet Expansions

The Pokémon Company has announced several changes coming to the Pokémon Trading Card Game, starting with the first expansion in the Scarlet and Violet series hitting in March. In addition to the ex gameplay mechanic that was announced for the series in August at the Pokémon World Championships, players can expect several changes to the cards and the packs in which they are housed. First up,...

The Outbound Ghost dev defaces his own Steam page in dispute with publisher

The Outbound Ghost dev defaces his own Steam page in dispute with publisher

Audio player loading… The developer of the indie adventure-RPG The Outbound Ghost (opens in new tab) is asking followers not to buy the game on any platform, because it is not currently up to the quality standards that he expects. He has also disabled sales of the game on Steam—the one platform where he says it was up to snuff—and is threatening legal action...