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The Puzzle Of Mystery

Mystery is, unsurprisingly, very mysterious. How it works is largely an unknown. What we want from it and what we like about it are both such largely ambiguous, impossible-to-define things that largely get relegated to something akin to “that feeling” (or dat feeling if you want to be contemporary about it). The unfortunate thing, though, […]

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Trine 2 Review (XBLA)

Game Review: Trine 2 Release: PC Dec 7th, PSN Dec 20, XBLA Dec 21 Genre: Platform/Puzzle Developer: Frozenbyte/Atlus Available Platforms: PC/PSN/XBLA Players: 1-3 MSRP:  $15 ESRB Rating: E10+ Website: Trine 2 is the sequel to the popular PC/PSN game Trine from a couple of years ago. For those who really enjoyed playing Trine, this […]

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PSNerds Episode 76: Boxes are for jerks

  This is the second annual downloadable GOTY show.  Here are some interesting FUN FACTS ™ about the show. 1.  Over 50 different titles discussed! 2. Over 5 user submitted lists! 3.  Over 3 lists just from Pete! 4.  Over 4 random facts made up for the show’s description! 5.  The show is two and […]

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Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands Reviewed, in so Many Words

The Forgotten Sands is Prince of Persia designed by committee. It certainly ticks all the boxes: handsome graphics—check, sweeping, epic soundtrack—check, clever, challenging platforming—check. Yet, despite having some of the most ingenious and fun mechanics of any Prince of Persia game (freezing and unfreezing water, in particular, is a concept that remains perpetually fresh and […]

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