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darksoulsii_featuredNo matter what people tell say, Dark Souls II is an amazing game. Sure you may struggle, strain, scream and die, but the sense of reward has reminded Josh why he plays games. Join him as he explains why we all need a game that makes us struggle for a victory.

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dark_souls2_gallery055This week on the rawDLC podcast Josh talks endlessly about his love for Dark Souls 2 then chats about Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft. Dave taps in for Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, and then the duo discuss their first thoughts on Diablo III: Reaper of Souls.

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1376141053_xuUNFeHA new Dragon Age sequel is in the works and like any good RPG, this means a wonderful world of concept art to sift through. Join us as we browse through some stunning pictures of Dragon Age: Inquisition’s lush forests, decrepit cities and dangerous caves.

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Hearthstone-306455062Now that Hearthstone has made its way out of beta and into the real world, it’s time to see what’s on the cards. Josh shuffles the deck and delves deep into both the PC and iPad versions and plays the hand he’s dealt from this no money down release. Does free really mean free?

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titanfall_hammond_robotics_splatter_wallpaper_by_kunfuzi-d7707moAfter dedicating a solid chunk of time to get the rhythm of Titanfall, Josh breaks down his thoughts on this high-velocity online only multiplayer shooter. Join him as he embraces Titanfall’s old school sensibilities, which speaks to his roots as an FPS gamer, with a new mech twist.

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Blog-0089-Feature-GraphicIt’s no secret that we loves us a good indie project, especially a Kickstarter success. Hyper Light Drifter has huge potential and absolutely oozes style. If it’s not on your radar get the skinny from Dave’s Hyper Light Drifter write up before soaking in these amazing images.

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We’ve covered CoolerMaster’s CM Storm Mech Keyboard and Reaper Mouse, now it’s time to check the Pulse-R Headset off the list. Josh cleans his ears, plugs it in and runs the new set against his ever growing collection. How does it rate? Read on after the jump.

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TitanfallKills_021414_1280This week Dave and Josh play it loose and fast. Dave drops his first thoughts on Battlefield 4 – Naval Strike, then the duo delve balls-deeper into Titanfall and wrap things up with the powered up antics of Delsin Rowe in the PS4 exclusive Infamous: Second Son.

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Diablo-3-Reaper-of-Souls-Wallpaper-6Recently, rawDLC had the pleasure of talking to Paul Warzecha, lead Character Artist for Diablo III’s bad-arse new expansion, Reaper of Souls. Paul chats with us about his passion, his team, overcoming artist block and much more. Check out the interview below the jump.

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blawg1-1024x643Every so often we get a chance to play with some tech outside our general scope of gadgets. Josh got his hands on a Sphero 2.0, a Bluetooth driven, phone and tablet operated motorised ball. He decided to take it through its paces, over some jumps and around things too.

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