The Most Anticipated Games of 2018

2018 is going to be a great year for gaming. A ton of awesome stuff has already been announced for release, so here at ComingSoon.net we thought we’d take some time to talk about the games we’re most looking forward to. Check out our most anticipated games of 2018!

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ECCC 2018: Dark Horse Powers Up Publishing Line with “Super Mario Encyclopedia”

Releasing the Ultimate Guide to the Mushroom Kingdom in October 2018 Dark Horse is excited to announce the expansion of our publishing partnership with Nintendo to release the Super Mario Encyclopedia! The Super Mario Encyclopedia is preceded by New York Times bestseller The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule

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Hyperkin plans to release a new (old) Game Boy in 2018

There’s been plenty of nostalgic attention being paid to classic console hardware updates in recent years, from Nintendo’s official plug-and-play Classic Edition consoles to third-party clone consoles.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild wins Game of the Year at The Game Awards

The Game Awards took place earlier today and Nintendo went away with a huge haul. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild took out the top award, Game of the Year beating Super Mario Odyssey, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, Persona 5 and Horizon Zero Dawn.

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Ataribox aims high with $250-300 price point, Linux core, custom AMD chip

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The trademark and license borg that currently calls itself Atari continues to push ahead with an “Ataribox” project, and, after being teased in July, the device has begun to take shape. Fans and press alike may have expected a low-priced, retro-gaming living room device—since they’re all the rage and since this thing looks like a tiny, restyled Atari 2600—but Tuesday’s news suggests something a little more ambitious.

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‘Metroid : Samus Returns’ Isn’t an Action Game—Just Like the ‘Alien’ Movies, It’s a Feminist Horror Tale

When Metroid first hit shelves in 1987, the Nintendo game about an alien-killing bounty hunter felt like nothing else. Set on an eerie, alien world, it eschewed the poppy optimism of most ‘80s games for a claustrophobic odyssey set to spare, menacing tones.

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NYCC 2017: Dark Horse Produces Exhaustive Compendium for ”The Legend of Zelda” Fans

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EGX 2017: our 12 favourite games from the UK’s biggest video game event

From mystery boxes to smashing tanks, here are the epic multiplayer games and offbeat indie titles that held our attention The UK’s biggest video game event, EGX, took place this weekend, attracting around 75,000 people to the Birmingham NEC.

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Coming South Park game is harder for black characters

Writers from John Scalzi to author Shannon Sullivan have called being white living life in “easy mode” when compared to the treatment that people of color receive.

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Joy of sticks: 10 greatest video game controllers

From Atari’s CX joystick to the Oculus Touch, here are our favourites

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