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Kickin’ It – Kickstarter Update for February 17, 2013

by 1 year ago

    It's been a week since the last edition of Kickin' It, and that can only mean one thing; there's a whole world of notable Kickstarter projects that we haven't mentioned …

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    Top ten RPG clichés in video games

    by 1 year ago

      I've played RPGs my entire life and I've seen my fair share of tropes and cliches. I've killed dragons, I've crushed tyrants, I've saved princesses, and I've hurled magic at …

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      Star Wars’ Death Star vs. X-Wing battle heads to Kickstarter

      by 1 year ago

        Kickstarter has always played host to some interesting projects, but this may be the first time that the fate of the galazy depends on the outcome. A few days ago, …

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        NYU to host free games talk on 02/15/13

        by 1 year ago

          Heads up, anybody out there reading from the New York area, you've got a pretty cool opportunity coming your way. The NYU Game Center, a meuseum / exhibition hall dedicated …

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          Kickin’ It – Kickstarter Update for February 11, 2013

          by 1 year ago

          According to the bastion of modern lingo that is Urban Dictionary, to “kick it” is to chill or hang out. Well, that’s exactly what you can do with some of …

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          Games for the Masses weekend deals: 02-08-2013

          by 1 year ago

            Games for the Masses is back to give you the heads up on the good deals on the weekend!  Check the links below to see what we think are some …

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            Gamer sells 30 years of gaming history on eBay

            by 1 year ago

              Imagine for a moment that you could own the past three decades or so of gaming history; all of the consoles, all of the games, all of the controllers and accessories. Sounds …

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              The 13 most nefarious villains in video games

              by 1 year ago

              You can’t have conflict and resolution without a protagonist and a villain.  While a great many good guys are just voiceless husks, whiny emo-kids, or one-note super-soldiers, it’s often villains …

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              Slave of God is weird, disorienting, and totally awesome.

              by 1 year ago

              You're going to want to play Slave of God, a little indie game from Stephen Lavelle.  The premise is fairly original, a little indie game where you go to a rave, …

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              Kickin’ It – Kickstarter Update for February 5, 2013

              by 1 year ago

              If you’ve followed Gaming Trend for any reasonable amount of time, you’ll know that we love Kickstarter. It’s brought us some amazing games, helped out some amazing people, and raised …

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              L.A. Noire gag reel is as fascinating as it is creepy

              by 1 year ago

                For all it's faults, L.A. Noir had some really amazing facial animations.  The design for detecting whether a person is lying wasn't all that simple, as the interview subjects tended …

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                So this is cool — Check out this The Thing/Dead Space 3 poster

                by 1 year ago

                  I love mashups. You take two completely different things, toss them in a metaphorical blender, and if done right, end up being even more awesome than when they started. Case …

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