Here’s what’s going on Talk Among Yourselves, our reader-written blog: What exactly should we be calling a hardcore game? ElijahTheWeathered has some thoughts on the matter. Zarnyx offers a glimpse of Halloween in her Animal Crossing town. With colder weather a few months away, Sam G wants to know where the hell snowboarding games have gone.

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