Notice a few empty seats in the office today? Bizarre flu suddenly strike your co-workers? Don’t start mainlining vitamin C -- blame it instead on the biggest video game day of 2014 so far.
Two monstrous games hit stores Tuesday: giant mech shooter Titanfall and crushingly challenging RPG Dark Souls II. And that’s not all. Wildly addictive card game Hearthstone exits beta, ridiculously fun multiplayer hit Towerfall arrives on the PS4, and Mario’s old pal Yoshi returns to action in his own 3DS game. Can you really blame gamers for taking the day off?
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