All posts by Joe Dix

Joe is the creator of The Free Cheese. He eats a lot of pizza and takes thousands of pictures of his pugs Oswald and Earl every day. He has a disorder that causes him to believe that he is Batman and his favorite video game is Castlevania: Symphony of the Night.

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3 New Characters Confirmed for Super Smash Bros.

This morning, there was a quick video presentation from Nintendo that promised a new character reveal for the upcoming Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS. Instead of keeping its promise, the presentation actually exceeded it, announcing two new characters and confirming the return of a third. Lucina and Robin, from the Fire Emblem series, will join the…

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Gearbox Software Announces Battleborn

Gearbox Software has announced their new game Battleborn, coming to PC, PS4, and Xbox One in 2015. The game combines first-person shooter elements with MOBA-styled gameplay that pits the heroes of the game against the Varelsi, the game's opposing force who are trying to destroy the last star in a dying universe. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXplu_x4ypU It's exciting to…

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Playing Games With My Mom: Tetris

To celebrate our upcoming birthdays, my Mom and I sat down to play the first game I remember playing: Tetris. She provided some insight into my gaming history, her continuing obsession with gaming, and spoke about the evolution of the industry from the arcade to mobile phone. I had a lot of fun hanging out…

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An Interview With Yacht Club Games

Yacht Club Games is an independent game studio located in Valencia, California. Their debut title Shovel Knight was just released on Wii U, 3DS and PC after a more than successful Kickstarter campaign. Consisting of ex-WayForward Technologies developers, Yacht Club Games is a team consisting of roughly a half dozen employees. The game…

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