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Rock Band 4 Review — Cover Act

Rock Band 4 is at once both undeniably remarkable and entirely retread ground. After spending an entire weekend locked in a house with some bandmates, I can definitively say this: it’s a strange game that pulls off incredible feats in its mere existence while bringing so little that’s new to the table. This, somehow, is […]

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The Quiet, Relentless, Overwhelming Ponderance Of The Talos Principle: Deluxe Edition

It’s unlikely you played Croteam’s The Talos Principle back when it came out last December, and that makes you a dummy. Don’t worry, I’m a dummy, too. Despite being especially interested after demoing it at E3 2014, I just never got around to playing it. With the Deluxe Edition coming to PlayStation 4, I’ve rectified […]

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Destiny Manifested

Watching destiny play out is a terribly boring thing. It’s different from the inevitable or from the inexorable, though, based simply on the sheer scale or meaning of events. Inevitable is watching a college physics professor ace a high school algebra exam. Destiny is the professor designing a ship that saves humanity from extinction. Strangely, […]

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