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Galactic Civilizations III Preview

by Josh Boykinon April 15, 2014
2K announced a new AAA title this past weekend: Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth, but turn-based strategy fans waiting for a sci-fi epic to sink their teeth into can check out the latest entry in Stardock’s space-based franchise, Galactic Civilizations III. It’s currently available on Steam, but in very early alpha; the game’s not slated […]
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Titanfall (360) | Mini-Review

by Josh Boykinon April 11, 2014
If you’re not a regular to the site, you might be wondering why it took us a month to review Titanfall. If you’re a regular to the site, then you saw Adam Larck’s review and might be wondering why we’re going over this again. This past Tuesday Titanfall released on the Xbox 360 as a […]
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Are we in the dark about Titanfall 360 to boost XBox One sales?

by Josh Boykinon April 8, 2014
Update: Twitter user Aggrokragg also pointed out that yesterday (4/8) Best Buy ran a one-day sale deeply discounting the XBox One and PC versions of Titanfall, but not the 360 version. In fairness, discounting a game on release day would be a little absurd, but this also helps to mask the release of the 360 […]


Review | Blue Eden (iOS)

by Josh Boykinon April 7, 2014
Did you know that, each year, three times as much garbage is dumped into the ocean as the weight of all the fish caught worldwide? Chun Wah Kong, developer for Skoobie Games knows that, and wants you to know, too. Yes, games are games, and it’s fun to blow things up, slay monsters, and make […]
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Grab A Bundle of Game Books for Cheap at StoryBundle

by Josh Boykinon April 7, 2014
You’ve probably already heard of game bundle sites like Humble Bundle and Indie Royale where you can get tons of games on the cheap while also sending some money to a worthy charity. There are now TONS of bundle sites out there for all kinds of media, and StoryBundle just launched their third Video Game […]
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Review | The Powerpuff Girls: Defenders of Townsville (PC)

by Josh Boykinon April 2, 2014
The Powerpuff Girls revival came out of left field, starting with the half-hour special that premiered on Cartoon Network back in January. Toting a brand-new, computer-generated art style, the premiere brushed some fans the wrong way, but opened the door for new Powerpuff materials. Radian Games’ newest title is The Powerpuff Girls: Defenders of Townsville, […]


10 Reasons to Get SO PUMPED About Facebook in Virtual Reality

by Josh Boykinon March 25, 2014
Today, Facebook announced the purchase of Oculus, a virtual reality company working on a groundbreaking VR headset called the Oculus Rift. Though the original focus was on video games, can you imagine how much cooler Facebook is going to be in VIRTUAL REALITY? In case you’re having trouble imagining the epicness, here’s 10 reasons to […]
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Notch Cancels Minecraft for “Creepy” Facebook’s Oculus Rift

by Josh Boykinon March 25, 2014
The fallout begins: Notch, the creator of smash-hit Minecraft, announced on Twitter that he’s canceling development of Minecraft for the Oculus Rift since it’s being acquired by Facebook. He’s even gone so far as to call Facebook “creepy.” We were in talks about maybe bringing a version of Minecraft to Oculus. I just cancelled that […]
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Facebook Purchases Oculus Rift, Big Plans for Immersive Technology

by Josh Boykinon March 25, 2014
  The blue pill from The Matrix just turned a special shade of Facebook blue: Mark Zuckerberg and Co. are buying the VR company Oculus Rift for $2 billion. Tech company acquisitions have been all the rage lately, but this one heralds an unexpected expansion in scope for the gaming-based Oculus Rift. As confirmed by […]


Review | The Witch and the Hundred Knight (PS3)

by Josh Boykinon March 25, 2014
A witch who wants to envelope the world in swamp. A cute, lovable, and dumb summoned monster who eats garbage and ABC (already been chewed) gum. A snide, scheming butler who kills his master. A knight cursed with the head and tail of a dog. More weapons and action than you can shake multiple sticks […]

GGTV – Power-Up Review (PC)

by Josh Boykinon March 24, 2014
GotGame Staff Writer Josh Boykin takes on the single-handedly developed space shooter Power-Up by Psychotic Psoftware. Buy it now on Desura! Vote for it on Steam Greenlight!  

Titanfall: A Day One Impression Journal

by Josh Boykinon March 12, 2014
What’s Old Is Made New – Hands-On With the Game of the Hour Oh, Titanfall, you’re finally here. I thought that I’d have to sit back and watch the news from afar; I don’t have an XBone, and I’m currently in a hate/hate relationship with Origin (EA’s online game service) that certainly dissuades me from […]