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First Person Shooter, PC, Reviews, Steam
RipTen Review: Hard Reset (PC)

In the future, robots will assail Bezoar, the last human stronghold. You’ll play as Major Fletcher, a surviving human that more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, Sandbox, Third Person, Trailers, Xbox 360
This Saints Row: The Third – Meet The Deckers Trailer Is Better Than Tron

THQ have released another gameplay trailer for Saints Row: The Third that is the most ludicrous yet. Meet Matt Decker, leader more…

News, PC, Simulation
Exclusive New Screenshots from ‘Take On Helicopters’

  While the rest of the world awaits the massive Q4 onslaught of big name releases, hardcore PC simulation gamers are more…

Editorials, Features
Games Don’t Desensitize Us To Violence (And The SuperNanny Talks Out Her Fanny)

My love of pixel on pixel violence began with the 1993 Commodore Amiga hit Cannon Fodder. Pouring out grenades and bullets in more…

Action, First Person, News
Disreputable Screens From a “Dishonored” Game

First appearing on our radar back in June, Dishonored is shaping up to be an intriguing first-person action experience. more…

First Person Shooter, News, PC, Trailers, Video, XBL Arcade, Xbox Live
Tribes: Ascend Will be F2P, Ski’s Up In This Sweet New Gameplay Trailer

The Tribes series has a long and noble bloodline. First released in 1998, the primary game-mechanic was initially a glitch more…

Driving, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
First F1 2011 Developer Diary Peels Rubber Across Your Face

Fans of last year’s F1 2010 might well ask what could be different just a year later. It’s understandable to be concerned more…

News, PC, Sandbox, Simulation
Bohemia Interactive’s ‘Take On Helicopters’ Is The Most Realistic Heli Sim Yet

Fans of Bohemia Interactive know well the studio’s obsessive and exhaustive approach to simulation gaming. The ArmA series more…

PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Red Faction: Armageddon (Xbox 360)

Ten years ago, with the Descent series and Summoner under their belt, Volition Inc. unearthed Red Faction, a story of more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, Third Person, Xbox 360
Batman: Arkham City Adds Robin As Playable Character

A UK fansite has uncovered a pre-order bonus for upcoming Rocksteady game Batman: San Francisco Arkham City.  Initially more…

Features, News
Codemasters Website Hacked, Data Compromised

Earlier today, Codemasters’ Community Relations Director Satine made an announcement on their forum to report the following more…

News, Trailers
E3 2011: Star Wars: The Old Republic “Return” Cinematic Game Intro

We’ve recently seen a swag of trailers for BioWare’s upcoming Star Wars epic but it’s their E3 trailers that are so special, more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, Trailers, Xbox 360
E3 2011: Dead Rising 2: Off The Record Gameplay Trailer Wants You To Visit Uranus

We first brought you news of the next in Capcom’s bizarrely popular Dead Rising series back in April. Set in the same Fortune more…

News, Trailers
E3 2011: Neverwinter Announcement Trailer Radically Alters The Playing Field

Back in August 2010, we first heard about a new Neverwinter game. Based on the history of its developers Cryptic, known for more…

Horror, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
E3 2011: NeverDead Brings The Megadeth In Amazing New Trailer

I saw a brief gameplay concept trailer for this a while back where a guy gets chopped to pieces then rolls his body back more…