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Cars 2 was not a classic film. It was unfocused and a bit too dependent on plot rather than characters. But it was a solid film. It had great action set pieces and 'blink and you'll miss it' humour. And it doesn't deserve the death by omission it is currently enduring.

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Yesterday, Friday the 13th fans collectively yelped in terror when they discovered that developer Illfonic is working on a new game. They presumed this meant that Illfonic had moved on from the most popular game in the emerging "getting axe-murdered by 12 year-olds" genre. Not true, the studio says.

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You're at a party. It is not lit. It is so unlit you are likely to be eaten by a grue. You and your gamer friend exchange a knowing look: I would much rather be playing games.

She pulls out a phone, and pulls up Triple Agent. Hallelujah! Game on.

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Nobody got yesterday's ScribbleTaku, surprisingly. Let's give you a second hint and see how you do today.

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In the Super Smash Bros. Melee community, how you play can matter far more than who you are. Recently, a top Melee player made his grand re-entry into the game's competitive scene a little over a year after assaulting a Florida gas station clerk, causing a rift among fans and pros over whether it's proficiency or personality that matters most.