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Review: Call Of Juarez: Bound In Blood (Blend Games)

Even if you don't cotton to the multiplayer component, Bound in Blood is an entertaining tale of greed, betrayal, and bloodshed in the Wild West. It's rare that a first-person shooter's best quality is its story and while that might be a bit of a backhanded compliment, the fact is that Techland delivered an experience comparable to the Western films that the development team obviously adore.

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Xof5473d ago

Since when was "cotton" a verb?

Syronicus5473d ago

It's just poor grammar. People today drive me crazy when they try and use words like that in the wrong text. Sad rally, today's authors are walking the fine line between artistic and just plain stupidity.

Skerj5473d ago

–verb (used without object)
6. Informal. to get on well together; agree.
7. Obsolete. to prosper or succeed.
—Verb phrase
8. cotton to or on to, Informal.
a. to become fond of; begin to like.
b. to approve of; agree with: to cotton to a suggestion.
c. to come to a full understanding of; grasp: More and more firms are cottoning on to the advantages of using computers.

First time I've heard/read it in that context too so you're not alone. Learn something new every day. ..

EvilCackle5473d ago

Yep. It's grammatically correct though informal. Who knows at what point in history that word became a verb, though.

J-Train5473d ago

isnt it 'cotton on' which is typically used

bjornbear5473d ago

All in all not a bad review imo, interesting how the story element is its strongest element....FPS's + good story have been rare these recent days =(

EvilCackle5473d ago

Stay frosty, marines! *aliens attack*

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Video Game Music Spotlight #1: The Old West

VGChartz's Taneli Palola: "Each of these articles will be centered around a specific theme, whether that's a style of music, a specific console, or just something completely different. Also, at the end of each of these articles, I will pose a video game music related question on something usually related to the theme of the article, which you can answer in the comments below if you so wish. Each article will highlight between five and ten different tracks from various games, in no particular order.

With that in mind, let's start with a theme that's quite timely and relevant right now thanks to the recent release of Red Dead Redemption 2. The American old west has inspired countless different video games and produced some amazing pieces of music over the years, so let's have a listen to just a few such tracks."

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Lucas Arts' classic Outlaws is recreated in Call of Juarez Bound in Blood, first gameplay footage

DSOGaming writes: "Now here is something really cool that may never see the light of day. KlStudio is currently working on a fan remake of the classic Lucas Arts’ western first-person shooter, Outlaws, in the Chrome Engine 4. This fan remake will be a mod for Call of Juarez Bound in Blood and the team has released its first gameplay footage."

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Games with Gold vs. PlayStation+ Free Games – July 2016

It’s that time of the month again folks. The time where gamers collectively gather all over the internet to criticize what free games they get this month. So, who plundered the other's fanboys for all their self-worth and gratification in life? Who was the victor in July? Let's take a look.

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