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I can't wait for this Finnish summer death car game

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My Summer Car is an upcoming game about building your own vehicle in the reputedly "hot, hot, hot" Finnish summer. It also promises absurd difficulty, lots of death, and all-important physics bugs. Listen to a man with a wonderful accent show you a weirdly-compelling experience:

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Want to listen to Animal Crossing music all day?

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Sometimes, your workday just needs the kind of pastoral background music that makes you feel like you live in a village full of animals, right? Nintendo's popular Animal Crossing lets you make your living through labor no more complex than collecting shells, fishing, and shaking trees for surprises, which fills one with simple longing.

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The many inglorious deaths of my virtual fish

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Mainstream shoppers largely unaware of games not called "The Sims"

The computer games people buy in shops are not the ones they buy online. [RPS]