Previews

Gravity Rush: Remastered doesn’t do much about the original game’s shortcomings

by 2 months ago

When Gravity Rush came to the Vita, it was a flawed but promising action game with an endearing and likable protagonist at its center. However, from my time within the …

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Back in the old days — Far Cry Primal preview

by 2 months ago

From modern day to the prehistoric times, so goes the Far Cry franchise. The series evolved tremendously from Far Cry 2 to Far Cry 3, but it seemed to be …

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Wolf & Hound on Kickstarter — supporting family-friendly co-op

by 3 months ago

When you look over Kickstarter, family friendly games aren't exactly the norm, and certainly not ones about protecting sheep. Well, we have a great example of both in a game …

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Rack it up — Pool Nation FX preview

by 3 months ago

Billiards is a classic and fun experience, real or otherwise, and is something that my generation’s childhood was typically littered with.  Pre-teen hangout spots, friend’s parent’s basements, and particularly nice …

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Main status — Battleborn preview

by 3 months ago

While much of Gearbox’s marketing of Battleborn has gone into showcasing the shooter's expansive roster of distinct playable characters, in the several hours I was recently able to sit down …

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Plan your attack – Epsilon preview

by 4 months ago

The idea of a squad of highly trained operatives infiltrating a locale with unknown numbers of terrorists warms the cockles of my heart. Perhaps it has to do with all …

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Purging the Skaven plague in Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide

by 4 months ago

Take the Left 4 Dead series, throw the whole thing into the Warhammer universe and replace all the zombies with angry, evil rat-people. Top the whole thing off with a …

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“Never tell me the odds” — hands-on with the Star Wars Battlefront beta

by 4 months ago

Defeat was imminent. Despite my team’s best efforts, Imperial troops had continued to push forward. The snowy battlefields of Hoth had been littered with destroyed vehicles and defeated soldiers, but …

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Hands-on with WWE 2K16’s MyCareer mode

by 4 months ago

WWE 2K15 had a lot of issues. The game did not die based on one failure, but a host of failures coming together to make one disappointing installment in a …

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Hands on with Leap of Fate

by 5 months ago

The roguelike category on Steam continues to expand at quite a clip, with developers finding more and more ways to innovate and experiment with the whole 'dynamic content and permadeath' routine. Leap …

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Golden age of rock: Guitar Hero Live preview

by 5 months ago

This past week I was invited to go and play FreeStyle Games’ new installment of the Guitar Hero franchise. The studio behind the DJ Hero series is bringing back Guitar …

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The Fast and the Furry-ous: Taking a ride with Skylanders Superchargers

by 5 months ago

It’s been four years since Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventure shook up the industry with it’s trailblazing toy-based gameplay, enticing a new generation of young gamers and inspiring everyone from Disney, Lego, …

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