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Top 50 Hottest Girls in Video Games

Countdown the 50 prettiest gals throughout video game history!

My 10 Favorite "Castlevania" Soundtrack Remixes

Remixing classic soundtracks is a cherished tradition in Castlevania games. Here are my top ten favorite Castlevania soundtrack remixes.

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17 Video Games That Provide Endless Entertainment

An article looking at video games that provide players with endless entertainment

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5 Video Game Movies That Just Might Work

5 video game movies that would be wonderful if produced by studios that thoroughly understand why the original games were beloved.

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Top 5 Badass Female Characters in Video Games

From Samus to Chun Li, there have been some kick-ass women in gaming over the years. Here are five that you would not want to mess with.

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Why the Indie Game Industry Is Rapidly Declining

The indie game industry has become the center of attention for all the wrong reasons, and it is now nearly impossible for them to figure out how to sell their games.

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Top 30 Video Game Masks

A countdown of thirty stunning masks that appear throughout video game history!

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Why I Refuse to Buy Triple-A (AAA) Games at Release

I discuss why I rarely buy new games at full price and how you can find great deals on both physical and digital copies of games. I also talk about buying game consoles and gaming PCs. I weigh the pros and cons of buying new, used, and refurbished consoles and gaming PCs vs. building gaming PCs.

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4 Star Wars "The Old Republic" Stories That Should Be Adapted

The Old Republic is a fascinating era of the Star Wars universe with plenty of engaging and gripping stories. As this period of the lore creeps further into the canon, today I'll list a few key narratives that I believe could yield amazing movie adaptations.

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12 Fun Video Games That Are Suitable for Small Children

Many kids like video games, but which ones are appropriate for little ones? Here are twelve games appropriate for children under ten years old.

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Top 50 Hottest Female Video Game Characters

This list includes the top 50 hottest and prettiest girls in video games that fans wish were real!

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4thewords Review: Turn Writing Into a Game!

4thewords is a fantasy game that has users travelling across a detailed and expansive world while fighting monsters, crafting weapons, and completing quests. And the best part? The only way to advance is by writing.

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"Undertale" Fanmade Songs

This article contains songs that fans of the "Undertale" video game have created for the game, whether the songs are fan-created lyrics to the soundtrack or original lyrics and melodies for the Underground.

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Top 10 Party Member Betrayals in Gaming

A countdown of the ten video game backstabbers who betray you from within your own ranks!

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Top 10 Video Game Villains

Count down and review 10 incredible antagonists throughout video game history!

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An Interview With Video Game Music Composer/Musician Stephan Seguin (ModalModule)

Stephan Seguin (who goes by ModalModule) composes video game music and film scores. He's also a piano and keyboard player as well as a drummer, synthesist and music program technician.

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Is Rosalina Peach's Daughter? The Reshuffle Theory

YouTubers and fans alike pose an interesting theory based on Rosalina's storybook backstory in "Super Mario Galaxy." Could Princess Peach be her mother from a previous reshuffling of the Universe? Is this the connection between all "Mario" games? Let's find out!

Sebastian Wolff - Materia Collective: Profiles in Video Game Music

I talk to Sebastian Wolff about the birth and continued success of Materia Collective. They create video game music re-orchestrations and remixes as well as publishing sheet music.

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Video Games as Frugal Entertainment

Though at first a seemingly expensive investment, if done correctly, video games can be an impressively frugal form of entertainment.

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The Reasons I Dislike Downloadable Content for Video Games

It seems that most people have a certain dislike for the idea of paying extra for a complete product, but what is actually wrong with it?

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Ten Dumb and Hilarious Stealth Game Tropes

You don't see me, you were in the other room how did you see me!?

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Cel Shading: Graphics That Never Fade

Every gamer longs for their investment to never depreciate. This style has defied the hands of time.

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Is G2A a Reputable and Trustworthy Source for Purchasing Video Games?

This article aims to address some of the arguments surrounding G2A, which is an online marketplace for buying and selling second-hand keys of digital games.

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Top 10 Times a Game Mechanic or Feature Almost Ruined an Otherwise Great Game

This article looks at features that nearly ruined some great games.

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Top 5 Video Games With Amazing Soundtracks

No matter the genre of the game or the storyline, we can all appreciate a wonderful soundtrack when it comes to gaming. Here is a selection of my five favorite video game soundtracks.

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Is It Worth It to Buy a Video Game More Than Once?

Is buying a video game more than once worthwhile or a waste of money? Let's take a look!

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Interview With Talented Freelance Artist/Developer Yaron Granot

Here's an interview with a freelance artist and indie game developer.

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5 Video Game Movies That Would Be Disastrous

Video game movies are seldom great. But if these five were ever made, they would be nothing short of disastrous.

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Top 6 Controversial Video Games

This countdown will explore six controversial video games!

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My Top Ten Favorite “Shin Megami Tensei” Soundtracks

This article lists my top ten favorite soundtracks from Atlus’ “Shin Megami Tensei.” Entries include music from sister series, such as “Persona” and “Devil Summoner.”

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Top 25 Most Awesome Songs and Music From Video Games

Video games have brought us some fantastic music that stay with us forever. Here are my top 25 most exciting, cool, and emotional songs from video games.

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9 Most Badass Good Guys in Video Games

The toughest and most awesome male protagonists and playable characters in video games.

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Do We Need More Playable Female Characters in Video Games?

Is there enough female representation in video games? These are the results of my study of gender bias in over 400 video games.

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The 10 Worst Companies in the Video Game Industry

What are some of the worst companies the video game industry has to offer? Here's several publishers, developers and even retailers who don't deserve your money.

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23 Ways You Can Save Money on Video Games

This article delves into 23 different ways you can save money while still engaging in your favourite pastime: gaming.

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7 Reasons Why Video Games Are Better Than Movies

It can be argued that video games are better than movies due to the growing success of the industry. This article outlines the ways that playing a video game can be much more fun and immersive.

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Invested: How Good Game Mechanics Hook Players

Why do people like some games, but not others? If good graphics don't make up for bad gameplay, why do developers keep making these kinds of games? I explore these and other questions by revealing the intimate relationship between player investment and satisfying gameplay.

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The Top 5 Biggest Video Game Companies in the World

This article discusses the top five biggest video game companies in the world, based on the quality and quantity of developed and published games.

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The Brotherhood: Hooded Characters in Video Games

An article on hooded video game characters. Where they began and where to from there.

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LGBT Video Game Characters

Have you ever wondered if there are any LGBT video game characters out there? Read here to find out about LGBT video game characters that you might have missed!