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The Original Nier Is Returning To Consoles As Nier Replicant Ver. 1.22474487139

To celebrate the 10th anniversary for the original Nier, Square-Enix held a 10-hour livestream which included a concert performance and a chat with the game’s creative leads. During that conversation, the surprise announcement was made, via a beautiful, but vague trailer, that the original Nier will be re-released on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, as […]

Half-Life: Alyx VR Analysis — How The Game Plays On Every Major VR Headset

VR headsets aren’t all created equally. We at GameSpot have tested out the newly released Half-Life: Alyx on the four biggest VR headsets: Valve Index, HTC Vive Pro, Oculus Rift, and Oculus Quest. From a top view, it’s no surprise that the Index is the ideal platform to play Alyx on, considering they’re both made […]

How Animal Crossing Was Born From One Of Nintendo’s Biggest Flops

Nintendo’s charmingly offbeat life-sim series Animal Crossing made its long-awaited debut on Switch this month with the release of Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The game arrives nearly 20 years after the franchise first premiered on the world stage, and in that time it has grown into one of Nintendo’s marquee properties, appearing on almost all […]

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Hybrid Flowers Guide — How To Crossbreed Flowers

When you start a new island in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, you’ll find an assortment of flowers of one type on your cliffs. As you play, you’ll be able to buy more flower seeds and plant a variety of flower species to spruce up your island paradise. All of these flowers will be red, yellow, […]

Best VPN Service For Streaming Region-Locked Content

There are a ton of reasons to use a VPN in today’s world. Being able to connect to a private network and hide your true location has a lot of security benefits, but it can also be a great way to access content that’s restricted to specific regions from around the web–I even use one […]

Disneyland & Disney World Extend Closures Indefinitely

As the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic continues, companies are being forced to revise the dates they intended to reopen. For Disney, that means its United States theme parks–Disneyland and Disney World–will not be welcoming visitors by the end of the month, as originally planned. In a new statement, the company said, “While there is still much […]

Final Fantasy 14 Won’t Evict You During Coronavirus Outbreak

Housing is hard to come by in the MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV, as there’s limited space and lots within the game’s residential areas. It’s why Square Enix also has a condition that if a house hasn’t been accessed for 30 days, it’ll be marked for automatic demolition–and after 45 days of inactivity, the house will […]

Game Release Dates Of April 2020: PS4, Switch, Xbox One, PC

If you thought March already had enough to keep you busy with big games like Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Doom Eternal, then you’re mistaken. April is nearly upon us, and with it comes riveting dose of nostalgia in the form of top-tier classic game remakes, Final Fantasy VII and Resident Evil 3. Another notable […]

Borderlands 3’s Lovecraft DLC Dismisses Major Problems With The Author’s Work

With the release of Borderlands 3‘s new Guns, Love, and Tentacles: The Marriage of Wainwright Hammerlock DLC, I figured it would be as good a time as any to jump back into Gearbox’s first-person loot shooter. The Borderlands franchise has had a decent track record when it comes to post-launch campaign expansions and it’s been […]

Borderlands 3’s DLC Dismisses Major Problems With Lovecraft’s Work

The second of Borderlands 3‘s DLC expansions–Guns, Love, and Tentacles: The Marriage of Wainwright Hammerlock–has been released and so I figured it would be as good a time as any to jump back into Gearbox’s first-person loot shooter. The Borderlands franchise has a decent track record when it comes to DLC and it’s been a […]