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Pokémon games for PC: here are our favourite alternatives

Can you play the classic Pokémon games on PC? Err, probably, but we wouldn’t know anything about illegal activities like that. What you want instead are some excellent, legal alternatives. Nintendo’s world-changing Pokémon series is celebrating 25 years of monster-catching, and us PC players certainly deserve a slice of that battle-flavoured pie. Let’s face it: …

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Hearts of Iron 4 has naval exploits that let you conquer Japan in… 1936?

You may not know this, but Hearts of Iron 4 is (probably) the most popular of Paradox’s grand strategy games. There are caveats and exceptions of course – Crusader Kings 3 is a serious contender for that crown given that it’s already sold over a million copies. But, generally speaking, more people play Hearts of Iron 4 more …

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NASA used the Surviving Mars soundtrack for the Perseverance landing stream

The world watched in eager anticipation February 18 as the Perseverance rover made its descent to the surface of Mars after a nearly seven month voyage through space. The engineers working in NASA’s mission control room at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory leapt from their chairs to cheer as confirmation came through that Perseverance had successfully …

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