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DS’ed and Confused: Nintendo’s baffling mission to obscure their next handheld

by 3 days ago

On paper, Nintendo’s new 3DS model seems like a pretty legitimate grab at hardcore gamers. It features two extra shoulder buttons, more forgiving 3D, a new control nub, a faster …

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Destiny – The hidden key to its success

by 4 days ago

The narrative element of video games has always been one of great importance. Whether it was in scrolling 16-bit text, or in full, slightly overlong cutscenes, wonderful tales have been …

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Why Dragon Age: Inquisition is Bioware’s most ambitious and dangerous game yet

by 6 days ago

Warning: The following contains spoilers for Dragon Age: Origins, Dragon Age: Awakening and Dragon Age II. Reader discretion is advised. Bioware has made some of the most iconic and memorable …

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Rise of the Tomb Raider’s Xbox Exclusivity Helps No One

by 3 weeks ago

If you're just now catching up on all the Gamescom news, here's the one thing you need to take away from Microsoft's conference: Not one other announcement was more significant …

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PlayStation Now Should Be About More than Backwards Compatibility

by 1 month ago

As someone who does most of their gaming on PlayStation platforms, I find myself pretty flabbergasted by the fact that I forgot that PlayStation Now's open beta launches today. When …

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How Aiden Pearce Became the Narrative Undoing of Watch Dogs

by 1 month ago

The following contains spoilers for Watch Dogs, The Last of Us and Heavy Rain. Reader discretion is advised. When a person is playing a video game, you’ll often hear them …

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How Activision plans for Destiny to succeed where Call of Duty fails this generation

by 3 months ago

Activision is the biggest publisher in the gaming industry; its games generate cash that likely have left moguls of other entertainment mediums swimming in envy. Films such as Avatar and …

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Gaming over sex?!- PlayPhone’s Mobile Gaming Chronicles part two

by 4 months ago

    While it’s not exactly general knowledge, gamers are typically aware that the video game industry’s target age group is between 25 and 39. This awareness, at least in the colloquial …

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    Our incredible preview of The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II

    by 5 months ago

    When I see a game come out exactly a year after the release of its predecessor, it makes me very, very nervous. Most products released in that short a timeframe …

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    Top five must have gaming accessories

    by 5 months ago

    Most experts and hardcore gamers agree we are in a golden era for gaming.  The release of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 have reinvented the console, whilst tablets and …

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    What the Titanfall 360 Delay Really Means

    by 6 months ago

    I know I’m pretty solidly in the minority here, but I’m willing to admit that I’ve never been all that interested in Titanfall. While the gaming community has eagerly awaited …

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    I don’t want to ride Rollercoaster Tycoon 4 Mobile

    by 6 months ago

    So here you'll find the announcement trailer for Rollercoaster Tycoon 4. While I'd normally be excited, the word Mobile was added to the end.  This screenshot below hints on social …

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