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Game Music Daily Week 40: Borderlands, Bayonetta, Super Smash Bros, Shadowrun, Darksiders

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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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Super Smash Bros. Villager Guide

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The Super Smash Bros. series has been known to get creative with character moves. Mr. Game & Watch has giant credit cards and manhole covers, Wario uses his motorcycle and fart-based recoveries – hell, they gave ROB a chargable dredle. Few characters boast the creativity coming from everyone’s favorite villager…Villager. ...

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Minecraft PlayStation Vita Edition: The Port Report

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The promise of Minecraft on Sony’s fledgling handheld has been hanging over our heads for many, many months. It’s hit everything from the PlayStation 4 to the iPhone, but it didn’t reach the Vita until this week. First and foremost, this is not a cut and paste version of the ...

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Super Smash Bros. Mega Man Guide

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The Blue Bomber’s arrival to the cross-dimensional brawler that is Super Smash Bros. was met with universal hype-screams and exclamations of profanity. This is a character that defined the NES era just as much as Mario and Link did, so it’s nice that he gets his time in the spotlight. Mega Man ...

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Super Smash Bros. Little Mac Guide

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One of the most anticipated newcomers of Super Smash Bros. is the tiny titan himself, Little Mac. Hailing from the Punch-Out franchise, Little Mac’s quick jabs, aggressive play style, and punishing hits make him a natural fit for the crossover juggernaut. He’s small, he’s scrappy, but he has more than a few mean punches. ...

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PNB Special: Interviewing Justin McElroy

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Travis sits down with none other than Polygon and MBMBaM's own Justin McElroy to talk about industry beginnings, the good in games culture, podcasting, and more.

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Game Music Daily Week 39: Destiny, The Legend of Zelda, Pokemon, Devil May Cry, Warface

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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 the ...

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Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS Review

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It seems like it was only yesterday when we were being teased with succulent details about the sequel to Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Over two years and a multitude of character reveals, Nintendo Directs, and gameplay demonstrations, the new Smash is finally in our hands – quite literally with Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS. Being ...

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Persona 4 Arena Ultimax Review (PS3)

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Simplifying the complex mechanisms of the BlazBlue and Guilty Gear franchises, Arc System Works pulled off a fun, frantic fighter in Persona 4 Arena that brought together beloved characters from Persona 3 and Persona 4. With a canon plot and following at its disposal, it was one of the few fighting games that puts in the extra mile for ...

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Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Unveil Mega Rayquaza

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Gee, I wonder who saw this coming. Rayquaza, leader of the Weather Trio, is getting his own Mega Evolution. The title monster of Pokemon Emerald certainly has already had his time in the spotlight, but Game Freak is going back to the dragon-well with Mega Rayquaza. Boasting darker color schemes and ...

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