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Bury the Shovelware is a new weekly feature in which DS Fanboy dives deep into the mounds of gaming abominations dumped upon the unsuspecting public by various developers. Like a stool sample collected from a heap of animal dung in order to learn more about its creator, we'll be dissecting, studyi...

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The "self-help" era is upon us, even finding its way into the video game industry as of late. Aside from the obvious fitness awareness game on Nintendo's other system (we mean Wii Fit, of course), there have been quite a few attempts to help gamers improve their lifestyles and habits. Take, for ex...

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What do you think the top 5 worst games on the DS are? As we give you time to ponder that, we'll just dish out the list, as listed on Metacritic. It goes: King Kong Rhythm 'n Notes: Improve Your Music Skills Home Rollerz Wiffle Ball Deal or No Deal But, who cares about review scores, am...

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If you like to ride, roll, fly or drive, we've got something for you: a series of prize packs that are yours for the claiming ... if you're one of the five lucky winners we'll draw on May 2. One Grand Prize winner: Spitfire Heroes, signed by three members of the development team ($29.99) My...

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"my rims so shiny they clean like flat screen plasma gal scream when they see em its hard to breath like they got asthma" With this week's releases, many are probably rushing out to their local retail joint to pick up that new hotness, Homie Rollerz. That game is seriously ridin' dirty, y'all. Oh, w...

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I was pretty worried about reviewing Homie Rollerz. I didn't really get into game blogging to discuss serious issues, and the Homies franchise seemed to involve one. Is Homie Rollerz a good thing because it is designed for a Mexican-American audience (which, as a goal, is very cool and laudable), ...

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Look sharp, DS owners -- there are a couple of solid choices competing for your funds this week. Our own beloved Shiren is wandering onto shelves alongside the Eco Creatures, and that's not all that's hitting stores. For gamers still wrapped up in other great recent releases, there may be some tough...

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If the Homie Rollerz short that we posted yesterday piqued your curiosity about the game, you might want to check out some screens for it -- after all, that video yesterday didn't show us anything about the actual game. We couldn't help but poke some fun at it (making some alterations to the screens...

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If you enjoy things like racial profiling and gender bias, as well as poorly-made teaser trailers, then you'll want to most definitely lay your eyes on the video above for Homie Rollerz. It just oozes all of the wrong things about the world, like pre-ordering games (we can make an exception for goo...

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When I played Homie Rollerz at PAX*, two things occurred to me: first, that I am absolutely not the target audience for this game (in that I'm not a fan of the Homies toy franchise) and that it would be amazing and pretty hilarious if the game turned out to be a really good kart racer. The version...

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