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[PAX East 2017] Diablo III Female Necromancer reveal

[PAX East 2017] Diablo III Female Necromancer reveal

Following last years’ Blizzcon reveal of the Necromancer class, the team at Blizzard brought a little of that Blizzcon excitement to this years’ Pax East show in the form of the female Necromancer class, finally giving those of us who weren’t able to attend Blizzcon a chance to get our hands on Sanctuary’s newest hero….

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March 19, 2017
Toaster
[PAX East 2017] PAX As A Parent

[PAX East 2017] PAX As A Parent

Full disclosure, I am an old, jaded Gen-X breed of gamer. Last time I went on the convention circuit, the Zelda game on offer was Twilight Princess. Back then conventions were a whirlwind of appointments and interviews, signing my soul away on NDAs and playing exclusive demo after demo. Yes, it was glorious, but it was also exhausting….

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March 17, 2017
R.E. Carr
#NAKED DOOM

#NAKED DOOM

In a quiet corner on the upper floors of the Washington State Convention center, there was a small booth, it’s visitors sitting huddled over tablet devices, their brows furrowed in deep concentration as noise cancelling headphones blocked out the cacophony of sound coming from the show room floor. Randomly, someone would stand, walk over to…

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September 14, 2016
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Crumbs from the Toaster: Sony’s Playstation Event

Crumbs from the Toaster: Sony’s Playstation Event

Today at Sony’s Playstation Event, Andrew House and the rest of the folks over at Playstation came out swinging, sort of. While some of the announcements definitely hit the ball out of the park, it seems that the gap between what companies think gamers want, and what gamers actually want is still a problem that…

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September 7, 2016
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“Rad” Kickstart “Rodger” That

“Rad” Kickstart “Rodger” That

If you have been gaming for anytime you like many others have witnessed the many changing faces of Video Games we play. Years ago games were just a bunch of squares on a screen and only color differentiated what player you were. Though throughout the years gaming started to evolve and take shape. Now gaming…

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September 6, 2016
Ross
Viking Squad first impressions!

Viking Squad first impressions!

Taking a spin around the indie megabooth at Pax West on day one revealed a few surprises, with many more to be uncovered during subsequent visits, after all it is only day one. One of these such surprises was the three player co-op brawler, Viking Squad, currently in development by Slick Entertainment, an indie studio…

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September 2, 2016
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Boston Festival of Indie Games Tickets Now on Sale

Boston Festival of Indie Games Tickets Now on Sale

Tickets are now on sale for the Boston Festival of Indie Games that will take place on September 10, 2016 at MIT in Cambridge, MA. Single tickets are $15, a four-pack is $50, and kids 12 and under are free. Click HERE to purchase your tickets. The Boston Festival of Indie Games celebrates independent game…

Rinse, Wash, and Repeat, E3 2016

Rinse, Wash, and Repeat, E3 2016

Another year, and another E3 in the books, and while the event itself I’m sure is a completely different animal when you are there, those of us watching from the comfort of our office chairs, or couches were treated to the usual bright lights, and stuttering live streams, and bucket loads of hype, and I…

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June 22, 2016
Toaster
Microsoft at E3 Toaster’s Take

Microsoft at E3 Toaster’s Take

Well, the rumors, and stories were true, even down the name of the project, but I’m getting ahead of myself here, considering the sheer amount of information Microsoft revealed at it’s E3 presser. Right out of the gate, Phil Spencer acknowledged the Xbox One S is being released this August. The newly designed console comes…

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June 14, 2016
Toaster
Toaster’s “I’m not at E3, but here’s my EA impression” impressions

Toaster’s “I’m not at E3, but here’s my EA impression” impressions

EA’s press conference this year was the usual par for the course for the powerhouse studio, from Madden to FifaFantasy 17 , I mean Fifa 17 EA’s sports titles are what they’ve always been, smartly designed, with a specific market in mind, a market that is admittedly huge, and not games I’ve ever really been…

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June 12, 2016
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