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Weekly Webcomic Wrapup is running out of space

Physical space can be a precious resource, I've recently discovered. See, I just moved from the second floor of my apartment complex to the first floor, and while the ability to walk outside with just the slide of a door plus the ease of having a yard (small though it may be) for the dogs are both...

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This Skyrim Nightingale statue has 100 points in Awesome

Say what you will about the Daedric Princes of The Elder Scrolls games, but some of them have a keen eye for fashion. Case in point: Nocturnal, lady of night and darkness, clads her servants - the Nightingales - in the kind of outfit we imagine Batman would wear if Batman were a medieval fantasy...

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Barely Related: Terminator Genisomething, Star Wars world

We're leaving on a jet plane and we're definitely, 100 percent sure when we'll be back – right after Gamescom. 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,...

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WRUP: Gamescom 2014 next week

Next week is Gamescom and no delicious schnitzel in the city of Cologne is safe from our ravenous desire. Quinoa and kale? You're out of your mind! It's a solid week of beer, meat and bread. There's gonna be video games, too... and three press conferences. Microsoft, Sony and EA will all have new...

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Fatal Frame haunts Japanese theaters on September 26

Proving once again that Japan gets all the cool stuff, the upcoming Wii U Fatal Frame sequel is to be accompanied by a Fatal Frame feature film, both of which are currently exclusive to the island nation. Though entirely in Japanese, the above trailer does offer hope that the film's creators...

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Joystiq Streams: Embarking on an Abyss Odyssey

Ah how shameless, the way these mortals blame the gods! From us alone they say come all their Joystiq Streams yes but they themselves with their own reckless ways compound their pains beyond their proper share by playing games like Abyss Odyssey with such careless abandon. Not an odyssey of the...

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Fish plays Pokemon instead of making Fez 2

Well, this is just rude. First Phil Fish cancels the brilliant, beautiful idea that was Fez 2, and now he's showing off how much free time he has by playing Pokemon Red live on Twitch. Half of the time he's not even moving! He just sits there at the top of his bowl, taunting us all. That...

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Library of Congress discovers unreleased Duke Nukem game, chews bubblegum

Hail to the king of unlikely archival discoveries, baby. David Gibson, a moving image technician with the Library of Congress, stumbled upon a diamond in the rough while scouring through hundreds of games and game-related media artifacts submitted to the library by game publishers: a complete,...

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Celebrate 10 years of Monster Hunter with a $29,213 Felyne

After a decade of swinging massive weapons at unfeasibly large dinosaur creatures, Capcom has decided to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of Monster Hunter with a 24k gold statue of the series' adorable Felyne mascot. According to Siliconera, the anniversary statue depicts a Felyne wearing full...

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Justin.tv shuts down as Twitch goes all-in on video game broadcasting

Twitch shut down Justin.tv this week, putting an end to the streaming platform's seven-year run, as the company is now focusing its resources on Twitch. Videos on Justin.tv are no longer available to view, and those with active premium pro accounts should receive an email about getting refunded....

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Happy 25th birthday, Sega Genesis

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