Fallout 4 – Mass. Hysteria

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After 120 hours, 50 levels gained, 100+ quests completed and a higher body count than the Khmer Rouge, its safe to say that Bethesda has provided a much needed fix. Fallout 4 is their most ambitious world yet, in terms of scale. Some mechanics changed (no more skills, fully voiced protagonist, crafting and settlements) and many stayed the same. Is it the best in the genre? Maybe, and this review aims to find out how it stacks up against its predecessors.

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Grand Tournament: Rare Arena Studs and Duds

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Hey everyone, get in here! Hearthstone’s Grand Tournament has been out for a couple months, which provided plenty of opportunities to playtest. The last article took a look at some of the under-the-radar commons that can help win a game. Since the rare pool is a lot shallower, there isn’t much that’ll be beneath the notice of an Arena veteran. After rigorous competition, these three emerged victorious as the best Arena rares for the new set:

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Grand Tournament – Common Arena Studs and Duds

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The Grand Tournament has finally reached the general public. Hero powers just got a lot more interesting, and blood sacrifices to RNJesus won’t be crucial for a winning record, now that Goblins vs. Gnomes is taking a back seat. While Hearthstone has added a new play mode in Tavern Brawl, a new set of prizes in their monthly ranked chest, Arena is still the most consistent means of upgrading one’s collection. With a few days to test their new Inspire mechanic, it looks like a welcome addition to the fold: generally useful without being broken. The previous article was focused on constructed play, and was rare heavy as a result. Since this is Arena focused, only commons will be reviewed, since that’s gonna be most of the deck anyway. The commons most valued in this article tend to be effective as standalone cards, ones that need a tribal affiliation or additional combo piece to be effective are marked down.

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