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Metroid: Samus Returns Review

Samus Aran has been in retirement. It’s not only been seven years since her last major game (the controversial Metroid: Other M) but also nearly twice as long since her own 2D platforming title. After the general disaster that surrounded Metroid Prime: Federation Force, Nintendo’s long-winded reluctance to approach the legendary franchise makes a bit of sense, but E3 2017’s announcements of both Metroid Prime 4 and a Metroid II: Return of Samus remake demonstrated that the company is mustering up the confidence to do right by…

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The 10 Greatest “Godzillas” in Video Games

You know, it’s intriguing how giant monsters have always enthralled and captivated mankind’s imagination. Whether it be Smaug the Terrible, King Kong, the Kraken, or Kaiju from Pacific Rim, you would think that iconic beasts like these would be disliked and feared for what they’re capable of doing, but they’re usually among the most memorable and popular characters in the movies/books they belong to. Simply put, we think they’re awesome – in the real sense of the word – because…

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