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“Wii U Could Get People to Pay Attention to Console Games Again”

September 27, 2012

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Yosuke Hayashi, the director of Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge, certainly seems excited for the upcoming release of Nintendo’s new Wii U console, and for good reason. According to Hayashi, the Wii U’s Game Pad, which boasts a large number of cutting-edge (no pun intended) features, is just one piece of the puzzle. “The biggest […]

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Resistance: Burning Skies Review (PS Vita)

June 3, 2012

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Resistance: Burning Skies is the latest, and first, FPS to hit the PS Vita. Developed by Nihilistic Software this time around (as opposed to the series creator, Insomniac Games) and published by Sony Computer Entertainment America, is this a war you should take part in? Story: 4/5 Resistance: Burning Skies takes place between the events […]

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Skyrim: Dawnguard Trailer and Release Details

May 31, 2012

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Bethesda Softworks has released a debut trailer for the upcoming Skyrim addon, Dawnguard. Spoiler alert: for any of you who predicted it’d have to do with vampires, you were on the money. From the looks of it, Bethesda is giving players a lot more moral choices to make than in the vanilla game, allowing us […]

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Microsoft Wins Lawsuit Against Motorola and Android

May 28, 2012

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A long-running dispute between media giants Microsoft and Motorola has finally (and hopefully) come to a conclusion. The two companies have been in a legal dispute since mid-February since Microsoft accused Motorola of trying to block sales of their products by charging “unreasonably high” prices for the use of its patents in Germany. Later in […]

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Diablo III Review (PC/Mac)

May 25, 2012

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Blizzard Entertainment is starting to set a trend with its franchises, reviving old (but popular) games like Starcraft and Diablo II. Starcraft II was a hit less so because it does anything groundbreaking, but takes a proven formula and improves it in every way. Now, after years of waiting, Diablo III is here. Will Blizzard […]

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Rumor: Sony to announce cloud gaming service at E3

May 24, 2012

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A post on VG247 claims that Sony will announce a new on-demand game streaming service at E3, possibly powered by OnLive or Gaikai. This service would allow players to stream video games directly to their PS3, PlayStation Vita, or both, similar to the way OnLive’s service functions now. No other details are available as of […]

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Max Payne 3 Review (PS3/360)

May 21, 2012

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After almost nine years, alcoholic and depressed ex-cop Max Payne returns with nothing to lose and a proclivity for dangerous habits in Rockstar Games’ Max Payne 3. It has been nearly a decade since anyone has seen Max in action. Thankfully, this long wait is now over and Max is at the forefront of the third-person […]

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Rumor: Mirror’s Edge 2 to appear at E3 2012!

May 16, 2012

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Fans of DICE’s Mirror’s Edge have been enticed by details of a sequel in the making. Up until now, it’s seemed like a back-burner idea, but in recent months there have been some more promising developments. With E3 right around the corner, rumors are flying about many upcoming titles. Recently, a former EA employee’s resumé […]

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Hitman: Sniper Challenge Playthrough Video

May 13, 2012

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If you go to your nearest Gamestop and pre-order Hitman: Absolution, you will be provided with one of the coolest pre-order incentives in recent memory. Hitman: Sniper Challenge is a downloadable demo which features a mission that won’t be in Hitman: Absolution. This pre-order incentive is IO Interactive’s “love letter” to the fans for waiting […]

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Top 10 First-Person Shooters of All Time

May 13, 2012

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First Person Shooters are one of the most beloved, yet over-saturated genres currently in the gaming industry. While there are a lot of great ones out there, there are an exceptional bunch that stand out over the others. Here are my personal favorites in the industry that truly stood out: 10) Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six […]

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