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Micro Machines shows off tabletop fight-o-racing

That there new Micro Machines World Series [official site] actually looks like it might be fun. When Codemasters announced the tabletop racing game without even a screenshot I did worry it might be headed straight for the cheap and cheerful carousel of licensed software near the checkout. Now the first gameplay trailer is here, focused on its scrappy Battle Mode side, and hey, this does…

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Feature: "like a shit Cluedo"

Wot I Think: 1996 Electronic Dream Phone

So there's this bit in Gone Home, in your younger sister's closet, where you find a copy of a game called "Got Your Number!" It's based on a real world game called Electronic Dream Phone. No, it really is. Cara found a copy. And played it. For science. Dear diary: today I played 1996 Electronic Dream Phone for 1-4 players with some friends and some…

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Neverwinter Teaser, Site Open For Reg

You might recall that last year I talked to Cryptic's Jack Emmert about the MMO he called "an old school Western tactical RPG". It's Neverwinter, a game that also, apparently, marks a new direction for the studio. You can see some of the fruits of that new direction over on the official site, and also in the teaser trailer below. Looks like a fantasy action-RPG…

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No ‘Con: Transformers MMO Westward Bound

That'll be the initially Asia-only game being developed by Chinese outfit Netdragon. Toy-makers Hasbro (also responsible for brands such as GI Joe, My Little Pony and Nipple Torture Adventures In The 28th Century) revealed in their latest money hat conference that they'll be releasing the game in the US and Europe too. There remain no details, other than a tiny JPG that just might have…

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Monopoly: The MMO

Perhaps massively multiplayer city-building/tycoonery is going to become the next big sub-genre - the natural future of all those management games that quietly earn a lot of money from non-traditional gamers. We've got Cities XL incoming in a few weeks, for better or worse, and now toymakers Hasbro are taking a crack at something very vaguely similar with Monopoly City Streets. Clever bit: it's based…

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