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The Fancies 2021: The Fanbyte Mod Squad’s Game of the Year Lists

The Fanbyte community moderators decided to share some of their favorite games (and their favorite stories about them) from the year! Take a look below for their choices.   Plants vs Zombies (2009) Taylor: Yeah, you’re reading that right. The one from 2009. This year I got an Xbox Series…

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The Fancies 2021: The Big Fanbyte Game of the Year 2021 Roundup

We finally did it. We killed another year — 2021 this time — and now laugh and dance on its atemporal corpse. Its reign of tyranny is over and now we feast… on some very good video games. Specifically, we’re taking a look at Fanbyte Game of the Year 2021…

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The Fancies 2021: John Warren’s Top 10 Games of the Year

In a year I promised myself I’d play more Final Fantasy XIV to prepare for Endwalker, I ended up playing everything besides the best MMO on the market today. It’s not that XIV isn’t great, nor that I don’t want to see it to its magnificent conclusion. It’s more that…

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The Fancies 2021: Elise’s Top Games of the Year

This is going to sound corny, but this past year has been a huge lesson in happiness and balance for me. I changed jobs, moved across the country, and started anew in more ways than one. Part of that transition has been interacting with games differently than before, allowing myself…

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The Fancies 2021: Danielle’s Top Games of 2021

Content warning for a mention of a COVID 19-related death in this article. I’ve been writing about video games professionally since 2006. I’ve done it full-time since early 2013, when I joined the staff at Polygon, and I think this is the first time since then I haven’t had a…

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Kill Your Backlogs

We’re nearing the end of the year, which in video games world means one thing — Game of the Year discussions, awards, and events. I always tell myself it’s going to be different, but every year plays out the same. All through winter, spring, and summer I find myself adding…

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Psychonauts 2 Luctopus Guide – How to Defeat the Luctopus Boss

After 16 years, Psychonauts 2 has finally arrived and it’s just as weird as you’d expect. Taking place after the original, you once again control Raz as they attempt to join the psychic spy organization, The Psychonauts, while unraveling another mind-bending conspiracy. Similar to the previous game, Psychonauts 2 mixes…

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Psychonauts 2 Judges Guide – How to Defeat the Judges Boss

After 16 years, Psychonauts 2 has finally arrived and it’s just as weird as you’d expect. Taking place after the original, you once again control Raz as they attempt to join the psychic spy organization, The Psychonauts, while unraveling another mind-bending conspiracy. Similar to the previous game, Psychonauts 2 mixes action, platforming, and…

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Psychonauts 2 Health Guide – How to Increase Your Health

After 16 years, Psychonauts 2 has finally arrived and it’s just as weird as you’d expect. Taking place after the original, you once again control Raz as they attempt to join the psychic spy organization, The Psychonauts, while unraveling another mind-bending conspiracy. Similar to the previous game, Psychonauts 2 mixes…

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Psychonauts 2 Intern Credits Guide – How to Get Intern Credits to Rank Up

After 16 years, Psychonauts 2 has finally arrived and it’s just as weird as you’d expect. Taking place after the original, you once again control Raz as they attempt to join the psychic spy organization, The Psychonauts, while unraveling another mind-bending conspiracy. Similar to the previous game, Psychonauts 2 mixes action, platforming, and…

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Psychonauts 2 Pins Guide – How to Unlock Pins & Which Ones to Buy

After 16 years, Psychonauts 2 has finally arrived and it’s just as weird as you’d expect. Taking place after the original, you once again control Raz as they attempt to join the psychic spy organization, The Psychonauts, while unraveling another mind-bending conspiracy. Similar to the previous game, Psychonauts 2 mixes action, platforming, and…

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Psychonauts 2 is a Delightful, Imperfect Platformer About Imperfect People

Anxiety and depression have been a part of my life for a long time. So has Psychonauts. I grew up adoring the first game, astounded by its mind-bending worlds and engaging story. Playing the long-awaited sequel so many years later came with both excitement and apprehension. Would it live up…

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For Better or Worse, Psychonauts 2 Stays True to its Roots

Back when it released in 2005, Psychonauts blew me away with its mind-bending antics. It was something totally unique: a game where you entered the minds of other characters and explored them as platforming levels, all with the goal of helping people come to terms with their inner demons. Sixteen…

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This Fucking Psychonauts 2 Level Made Of Teeth: A Review

[via Double Fine on Twitter]

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MICROREVIEWS

ICYMI: Everything Shown at Xbox’s First Party Showcase

Microsoft held its latest Xbox Games Showcase, and as it promised, it was primarily about Xbox Game Studios projects that will be coming to the Xbox Series X. Nine games were showcased from its first party studios, five of which were brand new announcements, but that wasn’t all that was…

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Fanbyte’s Most Anticipated New Video Games of 2020

Things are always better in your head than in real-life. Your imagination can only disappoint you if you let it (or think about our inevitable timeline in a world annihilated by climate change). That’s why we’re looking toward the future for the hottest games of 2020! This year is sure…

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E3 2019: Psychonauts 2 Preview

Psychonauts 2 has nothing to prove. That’s the sense I got from my theater demo of the game at E3 2019. The session showed a toothy, fleshy nightmare with plenty of trademark Double Fine humor. It was so trademark, in fact, that you might be forgiven for thinking it was…

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Double Fine can finally collect the last of the money it raised for Psychonauts 2

Investment crowdfunding is not the norm for a reason.

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