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  • Wanted: Dead Is 2023’s Jankiest Game, And I Love It

    Wanted: Dead Is 2023’s Jankiest Game, And I Love It

    Remember Devil’s Third? Former Dead or Alive weirdo Tomonobu Itagaki’s 2015 Wii U exclusive combined elements of Gears of War and Ninja Gaiden to create something pretty janky but unlike anything else I’d played at the time. Devil’s Third ultimately flopped, but the idea of a character-action game with first-person shooting and third-person brawling lodged…