17 Tips for Playing My Time at Portia Like a Pro

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My Time at Portia is a fantastic game, and one of the immediate mentions that comes up if you’re looking for a game like Stardew Valley or an extremely relaxing Sim-adjacent game. If you’ve put in even a few hours in this game there’s a pretty good chance that you’re hooked, and that’s an understandable …

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Can You Use the Xbox 360 Power Supply on XBox One?

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Few things are worse for a gamer (other than the bad idea that is pre purchase) than dropping that hard earned savings on a new gaming console only to find out…you didn’t get the supporting power supply. And you don’t have an alternative. Individuals who have gone from Xbox 360 to Xbox One may have …

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Curious Expedition 2: First Impressions Review

Curious Expedition ships in evening

Some games catch the right combination of factors to just explode. Right game, right touch of nostalgia, the right time. Curious Expedition was an indie game that took Steam by storm and received a LOT of attention followed by many well deserved accolades. An homage to the very early days of gaming, decent pixel art …

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Where Can You Find Every Stardrop Fruit in Stardew Valley?

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For all the different conversations Phil and I have had about how we like to play Stardew Valley, we haven’t discussed the all important and all-mighty Stardrop Fruit much at all. Part of the reason for this is simple: it’s so valuable and game changing that everyone who has played SV for any amount of …

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Unqualified Experts #22: SNES Nostalgia for Season 1’s Close!

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Well it’s been a wild season and although it ended slightly sooner than we might have preferred, wishing our Corrupt Overlord a speedy conclusion to his dental surgeries and speedy recovery to follow, we’re ending on two of our best episodes and two of the best openings from the season. And that’s not saying nothing! …

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Can Your Animals Die in Stardew Valley?

Stardew Valley inside chicken coop

Stardew Valley – one of my all time favorite video games. It’s like relaxation in digital form. If you were a Harvest Moon fan from the golden years of that franchise SV is probably about as close to perfection as you can get. For even those players who haven’t been gaming that long, this is …

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