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Jess is a professional nerd, specializing in gaming, comics, journalism, rum and writing. Native to Arizona, she has had plenty of time to sit indoors, out of the extreme desert heat, and play a variety of tan-obliterating games – and then write bitter, pale reviews on them. Jess has written for online gaming outlets since 2008 and graduated from ASU's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism in 2011 with a degree in journalism, specializing in digital media.

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Bloodborne is less scary with friends

What's better than slaughtering juicy, demonic beasts? Slaughtering juicy, demonic beasts with friends. The Bloodborne trailer shown at The Game Awards on Friday features some co-op dicing and slicing action. Relive the gory glory. [Image: From Software]...

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Dungeon Defenders 2 exclusive to PS4 in 2015

Dungeon Defenders 2 is coming to PlayStation 4 in 2015, developers Trendy Entertainment announced at The Game Awards tonight. Just announced at #TheGameAwards: Dungeon Defenders II is coming exclusively to the PS4! https://t.co/tLcLWN3S7w pic.twitter.com/SqoGOTifS2 - Trendy Entertainment (@Trend...

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Here's a new No Man's Sky trailer

Here's a new trailer for No Man's Sky, featuring a portal mechanic. Please enjoy. Hello Games writes on its blog, "Portal is just one story that you can find yourself writing as you play No Man's Sky. It also reveals five ways you'll travel the galaxy: walking across the surface of planets, ...

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Before, the next game from Rust studio Facepunch

After there was Rust and Garry's Mod, there was Before. Before is the next game from Facepunch Studios, the outfit headed by Garry's Mod creator Garry Newman. The game is a 3D, cel-shaded journey through lands before civilization. Facepunch showed off a trailer at tonight's The Game Awards. The ...

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Adrift is oxygen-deprived, due out for Oculus, PS4, Xbox One

Adrift is a new space-based game from Three One Zero, and it's coming to Oculus Rift, PS4, Xbox One and Steam in summer 2015, the developer announced tonight at The Game Awards. The first trailer for the game aired during the ceremony, showing a first-person astronaut with a strangely elongated ...

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The Banner Saga 2 exists

The Banner Saga developer Stoic Studio is developing The Banner Saga 2, the studio announced during tonight's The Game Awards in Las Vegas. No other details were announced, but this is indeed a welcome surprise – in our review of The Banner Saga, we said, "The Banner Saga is a human story tol...

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Tacoma, the next game from Gone Home developers

The next game from Gone Home developer Fullbright is called Tacoma, and it's a decidedly sci-fi, Rapture-esque journey due out in 2016. Fullbright debuted the game and fresh teaser trailer at The Game Awards tonight. The game has a site and a Twitter account. The YouTube description reads, "Wh...

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Barely Related: Suicide Squad cast, Reynolds is Deadpool

This week, enjoy the good things, if you can. Welcome to Barely Related, a conversational Friday column that presents the non-gaming news stories that we, the Joystiq staff, have been talking about over the past week. And no, we're not stopping our focus on industry and gaming news. Think of thi...

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Deus Ex Universe lights up with next-gen 'Dawn' engine

Deus Ex Universe is not an MMO, despite the suspiciously grand name, Eidos Montreal says in a blog post. The studio announced Deus Ex Universe last year and some fans equated "Universe" with a potential MMO – but in reality, Deus Ex's Universe is more spiritual than mechanical. "Some of yo...

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Destiny's The Dark Below DLC is lit up in launch trailer

The environments in Destiny's The Dark Below expansion appear to be fairly well-lit – some of them are bathed in an eerie greenish glow, but still, they're lit. Maybe it's more of a metaphor about the darkness inside of us all. Or maybe it's just a cool name for some DLC. The Dark Below launc...

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