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Should violent games be taxed?! A Pennsylvania lawmaker thinks so!!

Here we go again. Video games are taking heavy fire, now being blamed for the recent rise school shootings. And now a Pennsylvania state lawmaker feels that they should pay the price. State Rep. Christopher Quinn proposes a bill to put a 10 percent tax on violent video games to fund school safety. This pertains …

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Get the sitch on the smaller Switch!!

Nintendo has turned on its shrink again and this time their taking aim at their hot selling console, the Switch. Japanese newspaper Nikkei reports that the home of Mario is planning on releasing a scaled down version of the Nintendo Switch. The smaller size is aimed to increase the console’s user base by making it …

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Sony Japan ends support of PlayStation 2…Finally!!

Yeah, apparently Sony Japan has been keeping the nearly 20 year old system alive with aftercare service after ending production of its sophomore system in 2012. Now Sony has decided to pull the plug. According to a report from IT Media, PS2 owners had to fill out a form online to have their systems serviced …

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Parents hiring Fortnite coaches for their kids!!

Does your kid suck at Fortnite? Want to help them get better? Well, now you can. According to the Wall Street Journal, parents are hiring coaches to help their kids to be better at the popular online shooter Fortnite for up to $20 a session. The pressure stems from winning the game rather than just …

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KIngdom Hearts 3 release date announced!!

At long last, we finally get a release date for the long awaited (10 years to be exact) for the follow-up to the Square Enix/Disney collaboration series, Kingdom Hearts. Originally intended for this year, Kingdom Hearts 3 will now be hitting consoles on January 29, 2019. You can find out more during Square Enix’s Press …

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Microsoft hasn’t given up on Xbox 360!!

So, when was the last time you played with your Xbox 360? A few months. A year or so. Well, pull it out of the closet and dust it off because Microsoft has released the latest update for their last gen system, the first in more than two years. There’s no clue as to what …

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Shenmue 3 held back until 2019!!

Previously thought to have been long dead, the Shenmue series was revived in 2015 when it was announced that a third game was in the works at that year’s E3. Shenmue 3 was crowdfunded through Kickstarter and has met its goal of $2 million in just 8 hours, making it the fastest funded game at …

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