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Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker is Bigger Than Expected

by James Wynneon November 7, 2014
When Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker was revealed as a retail title, it was simultaneously heralded as an exciting new spin-off IP by fans of the Super Mario 3D World Captain Toad stages, and an unabashed Nintendo cash grab by the cynics.
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Xenoblade Could be the Next Big Nintendo Franchise

by James Wynneon November 5, 2014
Nintendo needs new games and they can’t rely on Mario, Zelda, and Pokemon forever. While their games may consistently be a cut above, they will struggle if they’re all we see.

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Soundcheck: Grand Theft Auto V: Limited Edition Goes Vinyl This December

by Charles Powerson November 3, 2014
Rockstar’s announced a vinyl collection promoting Grand Theft Auto V landing on PS4 , PC, and Xbox One. The collection features 6 records, a booklet, and an exclusive lithograph. Rockstar told us there’s only going to be 5,000 produced.

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AAA Devs Should Take Note, Bayonetta 2 Raises the Bar

by James Wynneon November 3, 2014
If a good game has ever been reason enough to buy a console, Bayonetta 2 is that game.
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The Level Up Show is a Show by Gamers on PlayStation, You Should Watch It

by Carlos Ovalleon October 30, 2014
We catch up with the host of The Level Up Show, a show about gaming by gamers on PlayStation's Live from PlayStation

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Fanatical Five | 5 Scary Games We Want on Next-Gen

by Matthew Shelharton October 30, 2014
In honor of Halloween we discuss the scary games we want most on next-gen.

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Never Alone, Merging Native American Culture and Gaming

by James Wynneon October 29, 2014
Never Alone is the reason why the video game medium is not only the greatest form of entertainment, but an asset to culture.
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Fanatical Five | Top 5 Reasons We’re Looking Forward to Halo: The Master Chief Collection

by Max Delgadoon October 24, 2014
When Bonnie Ross, Studio Head of 343 Industries, took the stage at E3 this past June, global emotions were mixed. Were fans of the Halo series finally going to hear about the reveal for the inevitable Halo 2 Anniversary? Were we to expect Halo 5: Guardians to be discussed? Most importantly, were the rumors of […]

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The Scariest Thing in Gaming is How Underwhelming these Consoles are

by Carlos Ovalleon October 24, 2014
Bravo to the vigilant and patient gamers out there. Your unwaveringness has saved you hundreds of dollars as you continue to bask in the glory of the PS3 and Xbox 360, two consoles still at the top of their game.
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Fanatical Five | Top 5 Scariest Enemies in Gaming

by James Wynneon October 22, 2014
It’s almost Halloween, and you know what that means: It’s time for everyone to talk about the scariest things in gaming. We would be remiss not to submit ourselves to the terror of differing opinions on the internet, so we’ve cooked up a list of five of the scariest enemies in video games.

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Fanatical Five | Five Reasons to Buy a Wii U in 2014

by James Wynneon October 22, 2014
The Wii U was obviously a misfire. Nintendo bungled virtually everything about its release: They timed the launch poorly, alienated fans, alienated third parties, named it horribly, and utterly failed to sell consumers on the game pad. The only way it could have gone worse is if Microsoft had performed another on stage abortion for […]
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Fanatical Five | Top 5 Reasons Why Our Bodies Are Ready For Sunset Overdrive

by Bryan Dupont-Grayon October 20, 2014
Can you blame us for dishing out a Fanatical Five about one of the biggest, prettiest and hugely anticipated title that Insomniac Games is releasing at this month’s end? Sunset Overdrive has been such a joy to explore and thrilling to learn about for the last few months, so us writers and editors at The […]

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What Could this Mystery PS4 Exclusive Be?

by Carlos Ovalleon October 17, 2014
Here at The Game Fanatics, we don’t particularly like to dabble in unconfirmed, hearsay content but it’s hard to look the other way when we’re hearing words like, “Huge” and “Rage” and “Exclusive.” These are all buzzwords we’ve come to know very well but it doesn’t look like we’re going to have to wait very […]