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What’s a Kind of Game You’ve Always Wanted to Get Into?

What’s a type of game you’ve always been curious about, but have never gotten around to learning? A listener asked that question of hosts Paul and Cam, as well as guest and Fanbyte EIC Danielle Riendeau on this week’s episode of The Optional podcast. For Danielle and Cam, the answer…

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Here’s What You Missed at the Dragon Quest Anniversary Stream

Today, Square Enix held a Dragon Quest livestream for the venerated series’ 35th anniversary. For the first time in the series’ history, the stream was simulcast in English, with two translators who switched off at the halfway point live-translating and dubbing the stream. At the outset, series producer Yuji Horii was…

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Dragon Quest 35th Anniversary Stream Simulcast in English for the First Time

You know the Dragon Quest myths about its popularity in Japan at this point. For example, there’s the wildly inaccurate one about how the Japanese government banned the series from releasing new titles, which isn’t really true but I’m sure Square Enix enjoys fans perpetuating. It is and always has been…

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First Three Dragon Quest Games To Receive Western Nintendo Switch Releases

The Dragon Quest franchise’s push to solidify its footing as a classic RPG series now brings it back to its roots. Square Enix announced this morning that the first three Dragon Quest games will be ported into the West for the Nintendo Switch, both for North American and European fans. Each…

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Cruelcumber: A Review

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Steven Strom’s Top 10 Games of 2018

It’s finally time! With what feels like only seconds to spare, I’ve gone and completed my personal Game of the Year list. 2018 had some real bangers, huh? Although it wasn’t nearly as strong a year as 2017, I still had major trouble narrowing it down to just 10 games…

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