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Without the Global War on Terror, would we have eSports?

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Editorial by: Don Gomez (@dongomezjr) As a kid born in the 1980s, I grew up with video games, and the processing power and ability of developers to deliver matured at about the same pace that I did. By the time I joined the Army in 2001, I had owned just ...

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Game Music Daily Week 54: Final Fantasy, Metal Gear Solid, Super Smash Bros., Crypt of the Necrodancer, Unreal Tournament, Advance Wars, Payday 2

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Welcome to Game Music Daily! Our regular rotation of soundtrack showcase looks at the 30+ years of great music! We prod the staff for their personal picks and savory songs of what they consider special / interesting / important to them below. It could be anything; epitomizing events, significance of ...

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Game Music Daily Week 53: NCAA Football, Lufia, Pokemon Snap, Robot Roller Disco Derby Dodgeball, Rock Band, Pokemon Ruby & Sapphire

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Welcome to Game Music Daily! Our regular rotation of soundtrack showcase looks at the 30+ years of great music! We prod the staff for their personal picks and savory songs of what they consider special / interesting / important to them below. It could be anything; epitomizing events, significance of ...

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Questions That We Want Answered in 2015

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Article by FTG contributor Larry Scotti. 2014 was a varied year for gaming. We saw a revival of Nintendo, the birth of a new Blizzard franchise, and the some of the capabilities of current-gen hardware. With the good comes the bad, however, as many of 2014’s biggest games launched with broken ...

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Game Music Daily Week 52: FRACT OSC, Starbomb, Mario Kart, Dark Souls, Shatter, Forza Motorsport

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Welcome to Game Music Daily! Our regular rotation of soundtrack showcase looks at the 30+ years of great music! We prod the staff for their personal picks and savory songs of what they consider special / interesting / important to them below. It could be anything; epitomizing events, significance of ...

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Game Music Daily Week 51: Gods Will Be Watching, Super Smash Bros., Metal Gear Solid, Marvel vs. Capcom, BioShock, Tatsunoko vs. Capcom

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Welcome to Game Music Daily! Our regular rotation of soundtrack showcase looks at the 30+ years of great music! We prod the staff for their personal picks and savory songs of what they consider special / interesting / important to them below. It could be anything; epitomizing events, significance of ...

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Game Music Daily Week 50: Gods Will Be Watching, Batman: Arkham City, Timesplitters, BioShock, Metal Gear Rising, Xenoblade Chronicles, Starcraft

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Welcome to Game Music Daily! Our regular rotation of soundtrack showcase looks at the 30+ years of great music! We prod the staff for their personal picks and savory songs of what they consider special / interesting / important to them below. It could be anything; epitomizing events, significance of ...

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Top Six Reasons to Avoid Steam Sales

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‘ Multiple times a year, a special time in every gamer’s life takes place. A time full of whimsy and joy to all alike, expressing love of the niche and mainstream all at wickedly absurd prices. Who are we kidding? The unavoidable utter bliss of a Steam sale snakes its way ...

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The Growing Respect for LGBT Characters in Games

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LGBT stands for many things, yet it was nearly impossible to find a well written or portrayed LGBT character in a game until a few years ago. We finally have some good writers who know how to write characters that aren’t just binary romantic interests. As it stands there is much more ...

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Games of the Year: The Results!

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Here it is, Front Towards Gamer’s Game of the Year: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. Done deal, right? Now how did we come to the conclusion? Simple. Points! No meaningless rankings, these lists matter a whole hell of a lot. A game’s position in a list determines the denomination it receives to add ...

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