MARVEL'S SPIDER-MAN

Nexus Mods Bans User Who Modded Pride Flags Out of Spider-Man

Insomniac’s Spider-Man game is out on PC now, and from the sound of it, the port is pretty solid. Fanbyte’s own Mike Williams played the port, and says it’s a great example of how PlayStation’s PC ports have been finding their footing. But with all PC releases comes mods, and one particularly…

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Chad Parsley Reviews the Steam Top Sellers List

Hey Parsleyheads, Chad Parsley here — video game reviewer and college volleyball state champ ’87. You know, it’s been a long time since I was in the game business. I used to write reviews for magazines back in the 90s, all the big publications like Game Killers, Video Freaks, Secrets of the Sega…

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Spider-Man Remastered Highlights Why PlayStation PC Ports Are Great

It’s good to be back. Back in 2019, I tore through all of Marvel’s Spider-Man on PlayStation 4; 100% completion and full Platinum. I did the same a year later when Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales was released on PlayStation 5. I’ve loved Spider-Man for a long time, and Insomniac’s take on the…

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Discord on Xbox, Lebron in Multiverses, and the $70 Remake Debate

In this week’s episode of Spawn On Me, host Kahlief Adams talks about Discord chat coming to Xbox, Lebron James arriving in Multiversus, and Spider-Man swinging to PC. Meanwhile, the “is The Last Of Us Part 1 worth $70″ conversation comes to a head on social media. In What We’ve…

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Insomniac’s Spider-Man is Coming to PC [UPDATE]

Marvel’s Spider-Man is leaving the land of PlayStation exclusivity and coming to PC. News of this came from a State of Play presentation by Sony, which announced the open-world superhero game would come to PC on August 12. The port comes with some help from Nixxes Software, which Sony acquired…

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Pride Flags in Video Games Aren’t Enough to Show Queer History

The Pride flag is more than a piece of cloth. It’s a symbol of identity, of rebellion, and a tribute to the activists who fought so hard for LGBTQ+ people to be able to openly show their Pride today. You can find the flag on pins, wristbands, or draped over…

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Spider-Man Remastered Now Lets You Transfer Everything But Peter’s Face From PS4 Saves

If you were hoping to transfer your save and progress in Marvel’s Spider-Man from PlayStation 4 to the new PlayStation 5 remaster, Insomniac pushed an update out over the weekend that finally made cross save functionality possible between generations. But there’s still no free PS5 upgrade, in case you were still…

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Spider-Man Remastered Recasts Peter’s Model And He Pretty Much Looks Like Tom Holland Now

I can’t imagine with a few MCU movies under his belt and an Uncharted movie in the works that Spider-Man actor Tom Holland is cheap to come by. So if you’re hoping for some brand synergy, finding a look-a-like to replace your original face actor for Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered is probably the way to…

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Sony Doesn’t Even Attempt to Justify Spider-Man’s Lack of Free PS5 Upgrade

As we head into the new generation of consoles, the question of free upgrades for games across generations is becoming a hot topic once again. While a relatively new perk of upgrading to a new console (it really became a selling point last generation when we were heading into the…

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9 of the Most Realistic Virtual Tourism Games to Escape the House With

With the COVID-19 pandemic, traveling (whether within your country or abroad) has sadly become both difficult and dangerous. Many of us sequestered in our apartments and houses have already turned to video games to pass the time. But our favorite hobby has another distinct advantage for our current reality: the ability to become…

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Someone Had to Sculpt Spider-Man’s Bare Nipples – This Is Their Story

Xavier Coelho-Kostolny wants you to know that he sculpted the nipples on Spider-man. “As the man who sculpted Spider-Man’s nipples, I have nothing to finish this sentence and just wanted to start a tweet with ‘As the man who sculpted Spider-Man’s nipples,'” he proclaimed on Twitter on Feb. 20, 2020.…

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PlayStation 5: Everything We Know From The Wired Reveal

This week, Sony executive and PlayStation 4 architect Mark Cerny revealed to Wired the first details of their next-gen console. We assume it’s called the PlayStation 5 (PS5), but the official name has yet to be announced. Here’s what we know about the PS5! The Specs Cerny was quoted as…

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A Glance At Real Marriage Proposals in Video Games

Ah, the marriage proposal. The bigger you go, the more you’re putting your partner is a really, really uncomfortable situation! Fortunately for three of the stories video producer Frank has served us, that wasn’t the case! The less said about the Spider-Man incident, the better. Anyway! Frank’s video shows us the…

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Last Year’s Best Video Game Soundtracks On Vinyl

Death to 2018. I’m sure we’re all on the same page here; stab the concept of last year with some blade of the millennium that frees us from its cursed grasp. That aside, there were some artistic achievements last year that didn’t get the proper amount of attention. Please, dear…

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10 Games That Don’t Star Pigs, but Should

This morning I looked out my bathroom window and saw a gigantic black pig, just sniffin’ around doing pig stuff. He was totally chill, not at all a wild boar or something that I would have to call animal control about. Just a big ol’ fat piggy-wiggy shufflin’ his big…

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Stan Lee, Comics Legend, Has Died at 95

Stan Lee, one of the creators of some of the most iconic comics and entertainment characters in history, has passed away at 95. Lee’s work dates back to 1939 when he started as an assistant at the Timely Comics section of Pulp Magazine. In the 1950s when DC started seeing…

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Marvel’s Spider-Man Review

Peter Parker is the heart and soul of Marvel’s Spider-Man. That should seem obvious. The perennially put upon hero only dons a mask to protect those around him. The man beneath the red, black, and blue is still basically human. His motivations certainly are—more-so than other ultra-popular superheroes like Batman and…

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REVIEWS

How to Beat the Taskmaster Challenges in Marvel’s Spider-Man

Thwip, zip, and flip your way to a gold medal.

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Quick Start Guide: The best skills in Marvel’s Spider-Man

Do whatever a spider can, but faster.

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How to unlock every suit in Marvel’s Spider-Man

A sticky web of slick tricks.

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