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It’s been said that good things come to those who wait — or in the case of “Divinity: Original Sin 2,” great things.

Larian Studios’ acclaimed role-playing game, which launched on PC in Sept. 2017, has finally arrived on consoles in the form of “Divinity: Original Sin 2 – Definitive Edition.” For fans of hardcore, isometric RPGs like myself, who could only watch from afar as PC gamers enjoyed what Game Informer called “one of the greatest PC RPGs of all time,” this day has been circled on the calendar for quite some time. And now that it’s here, I can emphatically say that the wait was worth it.

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Review: ‘Madden NFL 19’

For years, fans of EA Sports’ “Madden NFL” series have been clamoring for significant updates to the game’s Franchise Mode. The mode, in which users take control of their favorite NFL team and guide the franchise through multiple seasons, has long been a favorite of hardcore fans, but has seen little love from developers who seemingly focused their efforts on building up Madden Ultimate Team, the collectible card mode that has continued to grow in popularity in recent years.

In “Madden NFL 19,” the wait is finally over for franchise fans.

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