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It’s been a little over a year since Linda and I launched remeshed, and we’re been very happy with the quality of readers and contributors we’ve attracted, and the terrific content they’ve produced–from articles addressing issues related to diversity in games,…
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Penny Arcade Announced Tabletop Convention PAX Unplugged

Penny Arcade has announced their newest convention: PAX Unplugged. While their other major conventions, PAX South, East and West focus mainly on video games, PAX Unplugged will take a step away from screens and sit down for some face-to-face interactions…
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Marvel Teams Up With Square Enix For Video Game Series

Marvel Entertainment is teaming up with Square Enix for a “multi-year, multi-game” agreement to develop and publish games based on Marvel Super Heroes. The first franchise the team is undertaking is The Avengers. Crystal Dynamics, who created the Tomb…
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Francis Ford Coppola Kickstarting Apocalypse Now Video Game

Francis Ford Coppola is turning to Kickstarter to create a video game version of his critically acclaimed movie Apocalypse Now. The game will be an “immersive, psychedelic horror RPG,” where the player will take on the role of Captain…
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Overwatch Event Brings Capture the Flag Game Mode, Mei Skin Bug

Overwatch just launched their newest Seasonal Event, The Year of the Rooster, to celebrate the Chinese New Year. The launch of the event brought a new game mode and an interesting bug to the game. The new game mode…
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EA Access Subscribers Get To Try Mass Effect: Andromeda 5 Days Early

Electronic Arts announced that EA Access and Origin Access subscribers will get to try out up to 10 hours of the upcoming Mass Effect: Andromeda before it’s released. The program is called EA Access Play First Trial, and the…
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Sony Sponsors Game Dev and Tech Bootcamp for Girls

Sony is partnering with the Liverpool Girl Geeks organization to sponsor their 6-week tech Bootcamp for girls. The Bootcamp is for girls ages 11-14, and is held at Liverpool’s Studio School. The weekly sessions cover a wide range of…
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Survey: Breaking Down What Genre Of Video Games Women Play

Quantic Foundry, a video game consultant agency, is digging into the often quoted statistic that half of all gamers are women. Often this stat is quoted as either a way to show how far the industry has come, or…
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Overwatch’s Next Seasonal Event Celebrates the Chinese New Year

Hard on the heels of Overwatch‘s successful and fun Winter Wonderland event, Blizzard has announced their newest Seasonal Event called the Year of the Rooster. There was a lot of speculation that Overwatch would be doing a Valentine’s Day…
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Steam Removes Art of Stealth After Developer Posts Fake Reviews

Valve has officially taken the game Art of Stealth down from Steam, after they say the developer created fake accounts to post multiple good reviews of their game, which has been getting a lot of bad reviews. Cohen has…
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Gary Gygax’s Life Gets The Graphic Novel Treatment

Gary Gygax, one of the founders and creators of Dungeons and Dragons, will have his life immortalized in a graphic novel. The graphic novel, Rise of the Dungeon Master, is a collaboration between David Kushner, author of Masters of Doom,…
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Awesome Games Done Quick Raises $2.2 Million For Charity

Awesome Games Done Quick is an organization that attempts speedruns of games to raise money for charity. They raised a record-breaking $2,218,115.30 for the AGDQ 2017 event, and all that money will go to the Prevent Cancer Foundation. This year’s…
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Everything You Need to Know About the Nintendo Switch, Including Pre-Order Information

Nintendo finally appeased all of us by releasing major details like the price, release date and battery life of their newest console, the Switch. We now know that the Switch will officially be released on March 3, 2017. The initial…
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Games for Change Offering $10K Prize For Game About Migration

Games for Change, in partnership with the Migration Policy Institute, is offering a $10,000 prize for games about migrant and refugee issues. The challenge is for designers to submit their game ideas that address the problems that immigrant populations…
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The Sims 4 Gets Spooky With Vampires Game Pack

Get your spooky cape out, because Sims 4 is releasing a Vampires Game Pack January 24, 2017. Players will be able to create their own vampire characters, which will all have supernatural powers. The vampires have their own special…
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2017 IGF Award Nominees Include Hyper Light Drifter, Virginia, Inside

The Independent Games Festival has announced their nominees for their 2017 IGF Awards, with Virginia, Hyper Light Drifter, and Inside snagging multiple nominations apiece. IGF sifted through more than 650 entries this year. Those games were parceled out to…
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Applications Open for Amplifying New Voices Video Game Workshop

Amplifying New Voices is a full-day workshop that focuses on hands-on training for applicants from diverse backgrounds. The workshop takes place right before the Games Developers Conference in San Francisco. ANV’s goal is to cultivate and train applicants in how…
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Nintendo Announces “In-Depth” Look at Switch Games

Nintendo will be airing a Treehouse Live segment specifically about Nintendo Switch games. The livestream will be following Nintendo’s Switch Press Conference, and it will begin at 9:30 a.m. EST. Nintendo announced the Treehouse Live livestream via a tweet,…
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Blizzard is Finally Fixing Roadhog’s Physics-Defying Hook

Blizzard is finally fixing Roadhog’s hook. Currently, the hook can grab heroes through walls, through the payload, through other players. And sometimes when you’re hooked, you get pulled next to Roadhog instead of pulled right in front of him,…
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Hearthstone Devs Nervous About Making Community Videos For Fear Of Harassment

Hearthstone’s Senior Game Designer Ben Brode has been making some “Designer Insights” videos for the last few months, but the community is hungering for more. In the wake of questions about the “Designer Insights” videos, Brode took to Reddit…

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