Confusingly Titled Series – Vidjagame Apocalypse 476

Videogames aren’t always the most welcoming medium for newcomers, and one way they can confuse is through their titles; some series are easy enough to decipher, while others are Byzantine jumbles of numbers and subtitles. With game-industry legend Chris Baker… Read more

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Adventure Trauma – Vidjagame Apocalypse 475

If they were to happen in real life, the events of a lot of videogames could leave a person seriously messed up – and yet, videogame protagonists always seem to effortlessly bounce back in time for a new adventure. Every… Read more

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Hell on Skates – Vidjagame Apocalypse 473

Roller Champions is out this week, so to mark the occasion, we decided it’d be as good a time as any to look at five action games starring rough-and-tumble badasses who are strapped into a pair of roller skates the… Read more

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Bite-Sized Prequels – Vidjagame Apocalypse 471

With this week’s release of Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising — a side-scrolling prequel to the upcoming JRPG Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes — we’ve invited Anthony Abatte on for a look at five other times big games gave players a little taste… Read more

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Games Based on Books – Vidjagame Apocalypse 469

Dune: Spice Wars hit early access on PC this week, and its based-on-the-movie-based-more-closely-on-the-book status inspired us to invite Ryan Harig of Conspiracy Therapy on for a chat about five games that directly adapted novels and short stories. Then we’ll get… Read more

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Bestest Batmans – Vidjagame Apocalypse 468

With The Batman hitting streaming this week, our dormant interest in The Caped Crusader has been rekindled, and we’ve invited Dan Amrich on for a chat about five of the best (non-Arkham) Batman games. Then we’ll get into the Ghostbusters… Read more

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Laser Swords – Vidjagame Apocalypse 466

Not only did this week’s launch of Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga pleasantly surprise us — it inspired us to invite Greg Moore on for a Top 5 about lightsabers in non-Star Wars games. Then we’ll mourn E3’s cancellation,… Read more

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The Unholiest of Holies – Vidjagame Apocalypse 465

There’s an argument to be made for videogame graphics being TOO detailed when that detail starts to include rendered, clearly visible buttholes on little dogs, giant pigs, and other things we won’t mention here. But we WILL mention them in… Read more

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Liar Liar – Vidjagame Apocalypse 464

The reappearance of a certain recurring deceiver in Elden Ring inspired this week’s Top 5, in which we take a look at some of gaming’s most prolific, remorseless, and – inevitably – successful liars ever to repeately pull a metaphorical… Read more

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