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Five Delayed Titles Worth Waiting For

Gamers argue every aspect of the industry tirelessly, whether it’s about their favorite consoles or controversial content in the latest Medal of Honor. In the end, though, we all love sitting down and playing games. Yet there lurks an enemy … Continue reading

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Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 review

We’re all too aware of how bad Sonic games have been on consoles since it made the jump to 3D in Sonic Adventure. The game was fine by 1999’s standards, but has aged considerably since. With each subsequent game the … Continue reading

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This Generations Most Jaw-Dropping Levels

We’re about five years into this generation of games, and it shows. They definitely play better, but the most obvious change is that they look a hell of a lot better, too. While it’s easy to pick and choose which … Continue reading

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Gaming’s Gateway Drugs: Ancient Edition

We touched on the idea of generation-defining games not too long ago. While that list was about superb games that we’ll be talking about for years to come, those aren’t necessarily games that a novice gamer would try out before … Continue reading

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What we want from The Last Guardian at TGS

While Sony have a rather large library of games for us to look forward to over the next year, arguably the most anticipated is Team Ico’s The Last Guardian. Due in large part because of the sheer brilliance of their … Continue reading

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Upcoming Titles that could steal Game of the Year

It’s Labor Day here in the US, which means everyone gets the day off to, you know, not labor. But it’s also one of the more enjoyable holidays because everyone barbeques their asses off knowing that the summer is quickly … Continue reading

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Games that will Define this Generation

Every single video game generation has had its watershed moments that people point back to when they discuss them at any length, for better or worse. Super Mario Bros. on the NES revived an industry that E.T. for the Atari … Continue reading

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Terrible Games by Quality Developers

If you look around the gaming landscape these days, you’ll see a plethora of great games created by a small army’s worth of talented developers. However even the best developers have to take their lumps along the way to learn … Continue reading

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The Grass is Getting Greener on Sony’s Side

If this console generation has taught us anything, it’s that third-party exclusives are quickly becoming a thing of the past. In the past we learned it from games like Grand Theft Auto IV and Final Fantasy XIII, and today we … Continue reading

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Back to School Gaming that Doesn’t Suck

I just spent over three hours of my day on Monday registering for classes for the fall semester, which means that my summer comes to an abrupt end on August 24th. Those also going to college will start again around … Continue reading

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