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Boston FIG 2017 Highlights
Jeddy reports on the games at the 2017 Boston Festival of Indie Games.
Top of the Heap: The Naughty Side of the NES
Despite efforts by Nintendo to keep the NES squeaky clean, some unlicensed game developers managed leak some smuttiness onto the otherwise family-friendly system.
Cleverbot Considers: The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
We here at GameCola have quite the history with automated chatbots. Back when our editor Paul Franzen was young and naive, and his beard was but a baby and not the epic nest for birds and vagrants it
Cleverbot Considers: GameCola
I sat down with Cleverbot to discuss ways we could improve the site.
[NSFW] Top of the Heap: Pokémon Games That Aren't
Nine knock-off Pokémon games you probably haven't caught yet.
Let's Play Mega Pony BLIND
And you thought Street Fighter X Mega Man was a stretch.
Hacks’n’Slash #15: Luigi and Daisy's Unhappy Vacation
Your favorite voices and your favorite couple are back in this double vacation adventure!
Why the Phoenix Wright Characters Will Die Alone
A look at why the three main Phoenix Wright characters will be forever dateless.
GirlCola (Or, the Ly "Sis" Strata)
The story of how GameCola was conquered in a feminist revolution, then restored to normal.
Fabricated News: Justin Bieber Hits the Gaming Scene
Leave it to Bieber, everyone! Internet singing sensation Justin Bieber is coming out with My Gaming World, a videogame experience designed to cure your Bieber Fever. Justin promises that this game wil

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