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Review: Skyward Sword HD isn’t the 35th Zelda birthday gift we’d hoped for

If you’d like, you can pretend that Ghirahim (right) is the thirsty, corner-cutting Nintendo, and Link is an average fan, aghast at the shape Skyward Sword HD ultimately arrived in. Nintendo Welcome to Link’s sky-island home in Skyward Sword HD. A sword stuck in a slab of stone, and a young man eager to swing …

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Resident Evil Village review: Apparently, good horror takes more than a village

In the world of Resident Evil Village, you’ll meet all sorts of colorful characters interested in having you for dinner. (All images in this article were captured directly on a PlayStation 5 console.) Capcom “Honey, I think we’re almost to the Airbnb.” Capcom As captured on a PS5, this RE Village monster sure has a …

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Destruction AllStars review: Amazing PS5 car combat, in spite of speedbumps

Cars blow up real good in Destruction AllStars, now out on PlayStation 5. Sony Interactive Entertainment The glowing neon and endless reflections may look tacky in screenshot form, but they fit neatly into the course of real gameplay, as subtler, handsome accents on your high-octane combat. Activate your supercar ability to do things like saw …

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Game Review: Upland — Expanding Its Virtual Metaverse to Include NYC

Blockchain-based real estate trading game and DappRadar Top 5 gaming Dapp, Upland, has expanded its metaverse to include New York City, as of Aug 20. The expansion adds virtual properties mapped to actual Manhattan addresses and will be opened in several phases, with the first bubble to launch being the Lower East Side. Further bubbles …

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Battletoads game review: Good moments don’t save the toad-al package

Enlarge / The Battletoads are back. We wish that were better news. Dlala Studios / Rare, Ltd. / Xbox Game Studios Game details Developer: Dlala Studios Publisher: Xbox Game Studios / Rare Ltd. Platform: Windows PC, Xbox One Release Date: August 20, 2020 ESRB Rating: E-10+ Price: $20 (or included as part of Xbox Game Pass) …

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