Alex Perry
Alex Perry

Alex Perry is a video games writer at Mic. Before Mic, he was at Business Insider. He can be reached at aperry@mic.com.

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April 21, 2017

'Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap' makes a 28-year-old game feel brand-new

The remake of the 1987 cult favorite nails what a video game remake should be.

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April 21, 2017

Breach the Archon's lair with the new 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' multiplayer update

There's yet another new APEX mission to do with your friends in 'Mass Effect Andromeda.'
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April 21, 2017

The Cache Flow task in 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' is simple, but time consuming

Be prepared to do some running around to finish this task on Elaaden.
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April 20, 2017

Frozen in time? Use our 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Dunba Taag Shrine guide to stay out of stasis

Bring some blunt weapons for barrel-smashing fun in this 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' shrine.
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April 20, 2017

Your jaw will drop watching this 'Zelda' fan's 100% speedrun through 'Breath of the Wild'

Yes, someone managed to do a 100% speedrun of 'Breath of the Wild.' No, it's not particularly speedy.
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April 20, 2017

We've unlocked the secret hidden on Hyrule's eastern coast in 'Breath of the Wild'

Have you seen that swirly peninsula in eastern Hyrule? There's a trick to it.

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April 19, 2017

I’m obsessed with ‘Flinthook,’ a new roguelike about dying in space

Turn on your console of choice and download 'Flinthook' right now.
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April 19, 2017

How to shred snow with shield-surfing at Selmie's Spot in 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild'

Introducing 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Selmie's Spot shield-surfing guide: Hit the slopes and win some shields.
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April 19, 2017

Nintendo Switch just updated its system, but the details are nowhere to be found

Nintendo Switch software update: Version 2.2.0 brings "general improvements."
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April 18, 2017

Our 'Disney Afternoon Collection' review won't send you into a talespin

Go back to when the world wasn't quite so nightmarish and play six old NES games of varying quality.
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April 18, 2017

Mass Effect: Andromeda' single-player DLC may bring new species to the Andromeda Galaxy

Free add-ons keep coming to 'Mass Effect' multiplayer, but there's no sign of single-player DLC yet.

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April 18, 2017

The latest 'League of Legends' champion spotlight confirms Reddit leaks

The two new characters are mechanically linked, a first for the popular MOBA.
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April 18, 2017

How to defeat Ursula in ‘Kingdom Hearts’ — because it’s not all mermaids and singing crabs

Find out how to defeat the 'Little Mermaid' villain in the Disney/'Final Fantasy' crossover RPG.
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April 17, 2017

Here's why giving the Empire a "hero" in 'Star Wars Battlefront 2' is a bad idea

In 'Star Wars Battlefront II,' you surprisingly play as an agent of the Empire. That's not a good idea.
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April 17, 2017

Climb the snowy Hebra Mountains and find the To Quomo Shrine with this Zelda: Breath of the Wild guide

Find out how to unlock one of the more baffling shrines in 'Breath of the Wild.'
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April 17, 2017

Keep the Elaaden drive core in 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' or give it away? Choose carefully.

There's a big choice in the Elaaden quest line. Here are the potential consequences of each option.

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April 14, 2017

'Conan Exiles' and (maybe) its racy character creator are sliding onto consoles

Everyone's favorite genitalia simulator is coming to Xbox One in early access this year, with a full release everywhere in 2018.
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April 14, 2017

Set this chariot on fire with our 'Persona 5' Ryuji Confidant max relationship guide

Ryuji is one of the easiest and most useful relationships to max out in 'Persona 5.'
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April 14, 2017

We're marking our calendars for the official Project Scorpio reveal  

Microsoft's beefy new console will get its official reveal in June.
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April 13, 2017

We put our heart into showing you how to get max hearts in Zelda: Breath of the Wild

You can get up to 30 hearts in 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild,' but you have to make some sacrifices.