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Civilization V: Brave New World Expansion On Its Way

2K Games and Firaxis announced today that they will be bringing a new expansion pack to Civilization V. Titled Brave New more…

Features, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Sandbox, Trailers, Video, Xbox 360
Saint’s Row IV Announced for this Summer

With the recent sale of THQ, it wasn’t completely out of the question that some of the games we were looking forward to might more…

Features, News, PC, Simulation
Maxis Dev Says SimCity Was Designed to Handle Internet Outages

SimCity’s launch has been full of trouble. From the word ‘go,’ the game’s servers were taxed well beyond capacity, keeping many more…

Features, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
New BioShock Infinite ‘False Shepherd’ Trailer Reminds us to Draw First

In a brand new combat-sequence-filled trailer titled “False Shepherd,” the Irrational bunch behind BioShock Infinite sling more…

Action, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Sandbox, Xbox 360
It’s Time to Ring In the Year of the Snake, Sleeping Dogs-Style

If you’re a fan of Sleeping Dogs, the gritty sandbox crime game from United Front Games and Square Enix, you have no more…

Features, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Tomb Raider (Xbox 360)

Any gamer worth their salt knows the name Lara Croft, the iconic female protagonist in the classic Tomb Raider series that more…

Action, Adventure, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Sandbox, Wii U, Xbox 360
Ubisoft Confirms Assassin’s Creed IV Will Be Pirate-Themed, Full Reveal Coming Soon.

While the yearly releases in the Assassin’s Creed series might seem like overkill to some, there is no denying the series has more…

MMO, News, PC
TERA to be Reborn as Free-to-Play TERA: Rising Starting February 5th

On February 5th, Bluehole Studio and En Masse Entertainment’s MMORPG TERA will relaunch as TERA: Rising, and will be more…

News
Dead Space 3 PC Port Defended By Executive Producer

If there is a war going on among gamers themselves, it is the war of PC vs console gaming. While the two sides may not always more…

Action, Adventure, First Person, First Person Shooter, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Far Cry 3 (Xbox 360)

There is no denying that 2012 has been a busy year for Ubisoft, with the next installment of their flagship Assassin’s Creed more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, Role Playing Game, Xbox 360
“Accessibility” Will Be Key Focus of Dark Souls II, From Software Confirms

When one thinks about Dark Souls, the word “accessibility” is one of the last things that leaps to mind. For a game notorious more…

DLC, First Person Shooter, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt Confirmed as the Next Borderlands 2 DLC

The first Borderlands was a surprise hit for Gearbox Software, emerging as a new IP in 2009 and becoming both a highly more…

Action, Adventure, First Person, News, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Square Enix Confirms Hitman Triology For HD Release in Early 2013

With the recent release of Hitman: Absolution and the relatively positive press that has surrounded it, you couldn’t blame more…

News, PC, PlayStation 3, Role Playing Game, Xbox 360
Namco Bandai To Deliver More Punishment in Dark Souls II

When Dark Souls was released in 2011, the “Prepare to Die” marquee on the back of the game served as a warning to some and a more…

First Person Shooter, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Wii U, Xbox 360
Black Ops II Breaks Sales Records, Analysts Still Posit Series on the Decline

To some, the yearly releases in the Call of Duty series is becoming a tiresome trend that is diluting the appeal of the FPS more…