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AnticipationCover Story


We typically spend more time thinking about and building towards the release of something than we do with that thing in the end. We grow our excitement or worry based on a fraction of information until the anticipation of something becomes more than the thing ever could.

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Science Fiction Month

November is Science Fiction month on The Free Cheese. All month long, we'll be focusing our attention to sci-fi in games. From Metroid to Half-Life to No Man's Sky, we will highlight our favorite moments in sci-fi gaming. There are hundreds of great science fiction games spanning the history of gaming, and we'll be looking…

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Newgrounds Retrospective

While thinking about my history with video games, I can easily associate an era or span of years in my life with a particular console and type of game. As a child, the NES dominated my game playing time, with platforming games at the top of my list. At a point, the SEGA Gensis bled…

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It’s That Time of the Year Again

For December, we're doing something a little different for our cover story. Typically we choose a topic in gaming based on genre or platform or series, but as we come to the close of the calendar year we are going to start looking at the best games of 2014. In previous years, our game of…

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Remaking EarthBound

Along with many Wii U owners, I've spent the better part of this past week enjoying the recently released Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. The roster is identical to the 3DS version that we've been playing since October, but there are so many new stages to choose from that all look fantastic in high definition.…

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A Link to Marc’s Past

I'm going to share a story with you. A story of how a certain franchise has been apart of my life in a way I didn't realize at first. Around Ages 3-5 I had a lot of toys as a kid. Being the youngest of 3 boys, we shared most of them. Mainly action figures,…

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