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What Polygon’s article regarding the appearance of female game characters got wrong

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In an article by Colin Campbell of Polygon (which can be found here), the appearances of various female game characters were adjusted to more closely resemble “average” women. Of course, there’s a certain irony in how the parties involved in the article are all men, but let’s put that aside and focus on the point being made. It is essentially argued that the ...

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Blizzard finally announces a new IP and it’s calling it Overwatch

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I’d never though I’d say this but Blizzard Entertainment has actually announced a brand new IP. Yes, that Blizzard and no, it has nothing to do with the Warcraft, Starcraft, or Diablo universes. The game in question goes by the name Overwatch and it looks absolutely amazing, not to mention insanely fun. Aside from being visually stunning and refreshing in terms ...

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Mortal Kombat X roster likely to include Johnny Cage and Sonya Blade

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Mortal Kombat X is shaping up to be the best installment in the franchise if gameplay footage is anything to go by, and it usually is. But while new combat mechanics, environmental interaction, ridiculously brutal fatalities and other such features are certainly nice to see, a fighting game is nothing without a great roster of fighters. Luckily, Mortal Kombat X ...

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Mortal Kombat X: NetherRealms launches new Kano trailer

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Just as previous leaks have suggested, our favorite mercenary will return in Mortal Kombat X. NetherRealm Studios just released a trailer presenting the new and improved Kano. The character looks a bit older than when we last saw him in Mortal Kombat 9, but he really aged well and has even become more powerful. Director Ed Boon tells us that ...

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