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First Person Shooter, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
360/PS3 Review: Legendary

Legendary is a first person shooter with a strong concept but a weak execution. The mystic Pandora’s Box at the center of the more…

MMO, News
WoW Lich King Midnight Release: Blizzard Makes You Their Lich

It’s Blizzard’s World, we just live in it. To kick-off their millions-strong graduation to the hard stuff (level 70 and up), more…

News, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
Lifestyles of the Cliff and Famous: Deciphering New Yorker’s Huge Gears of War Article

You haven’t seen a gaming article quite like this before: A seven-page inside look from the New Yorker at Cliffy B’s more…

Action, PlayStation 3, Reviews
PSN Review: Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars

When we previewed SARB a month ago, it was clear that we had seen something special. At the time I said “it might be one of more…

Driving, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Obama Billboards Appear In Burnout Paradise

In a move that’s well beyond any lame Second Life appearances, the Obama campaign has bought ad space in Paradise City. EA more…

Platformer, PlayStation 3, Previews, Xbox 360
Hands-On: Mirror’s Edge Time Trial Mode

Playing a recent demo of Mirror’s Edge, I had been trying to shave a few extra seconds off of my time trial run, and after more…

News, PlayStation 3, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
New Resident Evil 5 Screens Are A Blast

A stunning new batch of RE5 screens confirm what we’ve known for a few months now: that Resident Evil 5 is shaping up to be a more…

Casual, PC, Puzzle, Reviews
PC Review: Peggle Nights

Peggle Nights is so addictive, it could be considered mainline gaming at its purest. It’s a game you can replay endlessly to more…

Driving, PlayStation 3, Previews
PSN Preview: Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars

If you think soccer is pretty boring, would some flying monster trucks help spice things up? This upcoming Unreal Engine more…

First Person Shooter, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Project Origin Puts F.E.A.R. Back in Title

Warner Brothers announced today they have reacquired the rights to use the F.E.A.R. brand name in their sequel, Project more…

News, PC, Simulation
Drake’s Function: ET Expert Praises Spore

We may have no idea what real aliens might look like, but some of us have a better idea than others. In a planetarium more…

News, Uncategorized
John McCain’s VP Pick Is… Lara Croft?

Think of electioneering as a real-time strategy game. You make your moves at the same time as your opponent, and in the end more…

Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360
Six PSN and XBL Features We Need Now

Gametrailers blogger LifeRPG has been doing some serious thinking about what would make online consoles just a little bit more…

Action, Driving, PlayStation 3, Sony, Trailers
Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars Trailer

Did you think Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness was going to run away with the award for more…

DS, First Person Shooter, Previews
DS Preview: Moon

My DS has been a lot of places, but this time I took it to the Moon. No, not that lifeless gray hunk of rock in the night more…