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"Coral Island" Review: The Farm Sim to Finally Dethrone Stardew Valley?

Dozens of games have tried to capture the magic of Stardew Valley, but very few have hit the same level of the elite farm-sim game. Coral Island is the most recent game that has a chance to compete with Stardew as one of the best farm-sim simulation games out there - but how does it really stack up?

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Best "Stardew Valley" Mods: Change & Refresh Your "Stardew Valley" Experience

What could possibly be better than a long game of "Stardew Valley?" How about a long game of "Stardew Valley" with quality of life improvements, new crops, new NPCs, new locations, and a larger world? It's possible thanks to this list of the absolute best "Stardew Valley" mods out there.

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"Disney Dreamlight Valley" Is Therapy for the Soul

"Disney Dreamlight Valley" is one of the biggest surprises in gaming in 2022. This fast-growing adventure game, developed by the French studio Gameloft, shows how Disney's atmospheric environments can create pure gaming magic.

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"Klondike: The Lost Expedition": Game Tips for Beginners

This article has 22 essential game tips for beginners and intermediate gamers playing Vizor's "Klondike: The Lost Expedition."

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"RimWorld" Food Production Guide

Feeding yourself on the Rim can be like skinning a cat; there's many ways to do it, and most of them are loud. You could also farm rice. Here are some helpful tidbits.

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Video Game Review: "Farthest Frontier"

"Farthest Frontier" is a challenging city-building game where you build your city from scratch and must survive harsh conditions to grow and thrive. Wild animals, weather, and a unique farming system make this game stand out. Is 'Farthest Frontier" worth your time and money? Let's find out!

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Making Money in "My Time at Portia"

In many farm/life-sim games, money just isn't that important late game. "My Time at Portia" is definitely a refreshing exception to this trend. Working, developing your workshop, & earning gols (in-game currency) is important to the very end. Read on to learn how to make money in My Time at Portia.

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How to Find Ectoplasm in "Stardew Valley"

The ectoplasm fetch quest for the wizard is one of the most frustrating to "Stardew Valley" players, but the good news is that there are ways to increase your chances of getting this hard to find rare item. Read on for the best tips, tricks, and strategies for finding ectoplasm in "Stardew Valley."

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10 Must-Play Games Like "Spiritfarer"

Are you looking for games like "Spiritfarer?" Here are 10 epic games just like "Spiritfarer" for you to get your head down and play!

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"My Time at Portia": 21 Tips for Beginners

"My Time at Portia" is one of the best farm-sim games out there, which includes a serious dash of city building and RPG elements. Described by many as "Stardew" in 3D, it's that and so much more to create a truly amazing gaming experience.

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The Ultimate “Farm Together” Guide: Tips, Tricks and How to Earn Money!

Looking for tips on how to play Farm Together? This guide goes everything you need to know about planting and harvesting, multiplayer, and earning Coins, Diamonds, Medals and Tickets!

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Stardew Valley: 11 Tips for Beginning Players

Stardew Valley is an incredibly popular game, but it can be a bit overwhelming for beginners. There is a surprising amount to learn in this game, and this article will give you 11 killer tips to help beginning players get their feet under them and their new farm going!

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Building an Ice Cream Shop in "Minecraft"

What's better on a hot, sunny day than a delicious, refreshing ice cream? I am Dan K, and in this article, I am building an ice cream shop!

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“Zynga Poker” Versus “Monopoly Poker”

I compare two online poker games, "Zynga Poker" and "Monopoly Poker."

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How to Add Custom Pictures in "House Flipper"

Did you know you can add custom pictures, photos, and paintings on the walls in the "House Flipper" game? Here's how to do it, plus some tips on finding great artwork!

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The Ultimate "Winkeltje: The Little Shop" Guide: Tips, Tricks, and How to Make a Profit!

Here's the ultimate guide to playing "Winkeltje: The Little Shop." Learn how to buy and sell goods, craft items, manage your inventory, and make a profit!

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"Hatoful Boyfriend": How to Date Everybirdie in the Strangest Dating Sim Ever

"Hatoful Boyfriend", the world's premiere pigeon dating simulator, may have started as an April Fools joke, but the game has surprising heart and depth, and quite a few hidden secrets. Here's a guide that will help you woo everybirdie in the game.

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5 Real World House Types Recreated in "Minecraft"

"Minecraft" is a game of style; one of the main ways of expressing these styles is through architectural choices. These are 5 real-world house styles recreated in "Minecraft."

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"Stardew Valley": Why Do My Crops Die?

Many new players are surprised when their crops die in "Stardew Valley," which can set them way behind in the game. There are several reasons crops can die in this game, and this article will tell you how to prevent (most) of them and the causes of what you can't control.

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"Minecraft:" Building a Library

Knowledge is power, and this library build may just help you gain a little bit of both!

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Top 11 Games Like "Minecraft" Everyone Should Play

Are you looking for games like "Minecraft?" You've come to the right place.

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Revisiting "The Sims" (TS1) Original Game Expansion Packs

A brief overview of all "The Sims" (TS1) original game expansion packs.

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Revisiting "The Sims" (TS1) Original Game

A nostalgic look back at The Sims (TS1)—the original game that started our fascination with simulation games.

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Building a Planetarium in "Minecraft"

A guide to building a planetarium in "Minecraft," making use of the "glass layers" technique.

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Tips and Tricks for Making a Successful MMORPG in ”MMORPG Tycoon 2”

So you've bought "MMORPG Tycoon 2" but you don't know where to start. Here are my tips and tricks so that you can create a financially successful MMORPG in the game without taking out multiple in-game loans. You can have a lot of fun creating your own MMORPG.

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"Minecraft": Building a Caves and Cliffs Ski Lodge

Minecraft 1.18's mountains are taller, and the snow is snowier! So I've decided to build a "Minecraft Caves and Cliffs" ski lodge.

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Identifying The Ghosts of "Specter" on "Roblox"

Specter, a Roblox game inspired by Phasmophobia, allows you to play as a paranormal investigator, identifying ghosts with your friends. There are quite a few tools at your disposal and each type of ghost has its own individual quirks. Here's a guide to help new players survive their first missions.

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"Minecraft": 5 Reasons Caves and Cliffs Was Disappointing

While far from the worst "Minecraft" update of all time, these are 5 reasons caves and cliffs was disappointing.

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"Minecraft": Tips for Improving Old Builds (With Examples)

What do you do when you come across an old build that maybe isn't as nice as you once thought? There are many ways "Minecraft" builders can improve old builds. This article will provide you with some tips for improving old builds. Some examples will be highlighted.

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"Stardew Valley" Gift Guide: Every Character's Loved and Hated Gifts

Each character in "Stardew Valley" has their own preferences when it comes to gifts. Knowing each character's loved, liked, and hated gifts makes a big difference when trying to befriend them. This guide lists each character's preferred gifts and identifies the best gift items in "Stardew Valley."

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10 Secrets to a Successful, Long-Term World in "Minecraft"

If you're wondering how anyone can commit to a single world for years at a time, these 10 secrets to a long-term world will tell you how it's done.

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5 Real World House Styles Recreated in "Minecraft"

Taking inspiration from the modern world, these are 5 real world house styles recreated in "Minecraft."

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The Best Crops in "Stardew Valley"

Choosing the right crops to plant in Stardew Valley can mean the difference between a successful farm and a failed one. This article lists the best Spring, Summer, and Fall Stardew Valley crops, taking into account the profit each type of plant can bring you and the alternative uses for each crop.

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"Minecraft": 5 Overlooked Building Blocks to Add Variety to Your World

Taking a look at 5 blocks that can add variety to a Minecraft world. These blocks are often overlooked and under-utilized, but all of them add color and texture to your world.

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A Complete Guide to "Scuba Diving at Quill Lake" in "Roblox"

"Scuba Diving in Quill Lake" is a fun "Roblox" game where you can explore the depths of Quill Lake for hidden treasures. Here's a guide to all of the game's secret locations and valuable artifacts.

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"Icarus" Status Effects Guide

Whether you're eating food, bleeding from a fight, or frostbitten from the cold, there are a myriad of status effects in "Icarus." Understanding them is key to your survival. This guide covers what you need to know.

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"Wargame: Red Dragon" Plunjing Valley Map Guide

Plunjing Valley is the "Wargame: Red Dragon" map Punchbowl flipped on its side, but plays differently and is a great example of a mechanized-deck friendly map.

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"Sims 4": Guide to Gardening, Painting, and Fishing for Profit

"Sims 4" is a very complicated game that can be mind-boggling. Here are some easy suggestions for making the game even more fun!

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"Going Medieval": How to Make a Fridge

Learn to make a fridge so cold it'll shrink your beets to the size of red currants.

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"Going Medieval": Room-Type Bonuses

Secret productivity bonuses! Learn how to gain free efficiency upgrades for how you set up your rooms in "Going Medieval".

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Video Game Review: "Going Medieval"

"Going Medieval" is a colony survival game where you will rebuild a medieval colony while trying to survive winter and defend yourself from raiders. Is this early access game worth your time and money? Let's find out!

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Video Game Review: "Game Dev Tycoon"

"Game Dev Tycoon" is a simulation game where you start your own game development studio and try to become a successful company throughout the lifespan of video games. Is this simulation game worth your time and money? Let's find out!

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"Animal Crossing New Horizons": 10 Websites With Unique Merch

"Animal Crossing: New Horizons" is without a doubt one of the best-selling titles for the Nintendo Switch. Here are ten stellar websites with a wide selection of charming "Animal Crossing" collectibles and other prime merchandise.

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10 Games Like "Rune Factory"

Looking for a game like "Rune Factory"? Explore our list of top 10 games like "Rune Factory" for you to strategise and enjoy. Find out more here.

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The Best Start and Strategy in "Kenshi"

The best start in "Kenshi" is "The Slaves" and this guide is going to set out all the reasons you need to choose it, the strategy for it, and how to eventually escape it!

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10 "Fallout Shelter" Tips, Tricks, and Secrets

This article lists 10 tips, tricks, and secret hacks to help you make the most of your Fallout Shelter journey.

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10 Games Like "My Time at Portia"

Looking for similar games like "My Time at Portia"? Explore my top 10 picks on games that are similar to "My Time at Portia" here. Hope you enjoy it!

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"Animal Crossing: New Horizons" Is One of the Greatest Educational Games Ever Created

Parents sometimes worry that their kids are playing video games too much and not learning. Animal Crossing New Horizons is a fantastic educational game for both children and adults. The game is packed with knowledge from bugs, meteor showers, fossils, holidays, and how to buy art pieces.

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"Minecraft" Building Tutorial: How to Build a Log Cabin With Lofts

Here's a tutorial on how I built my fancy log cabin in "Minecraft." It's got two lofts, a bay window, and plenty of space for all of your mining loot! This guide goes through the build layer by layer, and lists all the materials you need.

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"Space Engineers" Xbox Review

While it definitely has its flaws, it is a fun game if you can get past the initial barrier of entry.