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  1. Dorkly Presents The Best Fighting Game-Style Art, Including Some Real Fan-Made Games

    Eat your heart out, Salty Bet.

    Fighting games are very difficult to master, but I'd be okay with losing every single match I ever if it meant I got to play as Daenerys Targeryen, Princess Momonoke, or the Soup Nazi. Dorkly has more where that came from, including fanart, fan-made games, and even concept art for real games that never ended up getting made.

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  2. Fight the Feels in the Last of Us Honest Trailer

    I... I can't do it. Oh, *bleep.* *Bleeeeep.*

    Screenjunkies' Honest Trailers made the brave move of taking on a fairly universally loved movie yesterday with Guardians of the Galaxy, and today's video game honest trailer follows suit with The Last of Us, which is pretty widely regarded as an awesome game. You have earned a trophy: Haters Gonna Hate.

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  3. Facepalm: People Are Selling “Invisible” Nintendo Amiibo on eBay

    Well played, trolls.

    It started with two-cannon Samus selling for an absurdly high price and legless horror Peach—not to be confused with other horrific forms of Peach—but eBay's defective amiibo collector's item game has gone next-level. Now people are literally putting absolutely nothing up for sale and making an art form out of trolling collectors for their absurd overpayment.

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  4. Gamergate Tries To Convince Indie Devs of IndieCade & IGF’s “Corruption,” Indie Devs Are Like LOL NOPE

    Gamergate announced a big new op yesterday because it was the anniversary of Pearl Harbor, and they have an over-inflated sense of self-importance. Their plan? Convince indie developers that the Independent Games Festival and IndieCade are colluding with corrupt developers. Because Ethics In Games Journalism. Sadly for Gamergate, it's not going over so well.

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  5. Ralph Baer, The Father of Video Games, Has Passed Away

    It is a sad time in video game history: Ralph Baer, the man responsible for the first home video game console, has passed away.

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  6. Dorkly Reminds Us Of Video Game Characters Who Looked Radically Different In The Concept Art

    GNAH.

    That, my friends, is a Chocobo as drawn by Final Fantasy designer Yoshitaka Amano. For real. I will never complain about how ridiculous the fluffy yellow versions look ever again. Thanks for the nightmares, Dorkly!

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  7. Australian Gamers Challenge Target’s GTAV Removal By Launching Ridiculous Counter-Protests

    Uhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh.

    Remember a few days ago when Target Australia announced it would no longer be stocking Grand Theft Auto V on its shelves? Now there are several new petitions, presumably from people who are angry with the original decision, advocating that Target get rid of other things, too—like its name and logo, for example, which "encourage people to aim at and shoot things." Can't make this stuff up, folks.

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  8. No, the Game Journalist Who Contacted the Moms of Threatening Trolls Is Not Being Sued

    Alanah Pearce, the gaming journalist who took new and exciting steps to combat those sending her rape threats online by telling their mothers what they were up to would like to clear something up: She's not getting sued by any of the families for defamation.

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  9. Telltale’s Game of Thrones is Exactly What the Maester Ordered

    See what I did there??

    I've played Episode 1 of 6: Iron From Ice of Telltale Games' Game of Thrones title and I'm here to tell you all about it. Except without spoilers!

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  10. BioWare Talks The Development Of Dragon Age: Inquisition‘s Trans Character

    Dragon Age: Inquisition might just have one of the best representations of a trans character in video games ever. Writer Patrick Weekes took to the BioWare Blog to discuss exactly how this character came to be, and why they all loved creating him so much.

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