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Vidéotest Illusion of Time ( Gaia )

This title screen will recall good old memories to a lot of people. This is Illusion of Time, as known as Illusion of Gaia in the United States. The word “Gaia” was also referenced in the Japanese title of the game. I don’t know why did they change the title in Europe… It happened often…

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CGRundertow THE MAGICIAN’S HANDBOOK II: BLACKLORE for iPad Video Game Review

You know what I like about this game? It’s basically Peter Pan turned into a hidden object adventure. I mean, you’re saving fairies from this evil pirate. All it needs is an army of orphans and a lagoon full of mermaids. And uh, preferably Julia Roberts as Tinkerbelle. Hook was a great movie. And The…

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CGRundertow LEGACY OF THE WIZARD for NES Video Game Review

Back in my review of Castlequest, I used the Legend of Zelda as a kind of yardstick for world size, based on number of screens. The overworld map in Zelda: 128 screens. The castle in Castlequest: 200 screens. And not to be outdone, Legacy of the Wizard clocks in at an immense 256 screens, 16…

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CGR Undertow – EPIC MICKEY: POWER OF ILLUSION review for Nintendo 3DS

Remember when Disney games were awesome? Duck Tales, Rescue Rangers, the Magical Quest, Darkwing Duck…it wasn’t that they were good for licensed games. These were good games, period. Great games. And it seemed like the original Epic Mickey was about to usher in a new era of awesome Disney games. It had problems, sure, but…

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Hearthstone Funny Plays 267

FOR D-LARAN! (russian meme. This is first version of voiceover of archmage from Reforged, that sounds like old parody to young gay, but not like old mage. That’s fucking funny) look, he switched by himself look look! fucking look! look!! is it ok? ok? fucking hello hello, game… HELLO! HELLO hello! look what happens

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CGRundertow MAGIC: THE GATHERING DUELS OF THE PLANESWALKERS 2013 for Xbox 360 Video Game Review

I’ve never been much for annual-release sports games. I’ve got my NBA JAM, I’ve got my NHL ‘94, I’ve got my Blitz and Super Bases Loaded. My bases are covered. So why is it that, when Wizards of the Coast punches out each year’s Magic: the Gathering release, I’m so quick to jump on board?…

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