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Features, News, Previews
Darksiders II Preview: We Wrapped Our Hands Around Death’s Scythe

In 2010, THQ released a brand new game IP called Darksiders. It was revealed the year before that they were investing in the more…

Events, MMO, News, PC
Marvel Heroes Playable at Comic-Con San Diego

Gazillion Entertainment’s new free-to-play MMO Marvel Heroes will be playable for the first time at Comic-Con Internation: more…

News, Previews
Medal of Honor Warfighter Multiplayer is Authentically Predictable, But Still Enjoyable

With all the hubbub over the definition of the word “authentic” and its relationship with word “realistic,” we can’t lose more…

Features, News, Previews, Trailers, Video
Monolith Crafting Accessible Middle-Earth MOBA Experience to Meet (And Defy) Player Expectations

Evolution is a funny thing. It’s ironic that one of the original high fantasies is at the center of a huge leap forward, more…

Features, PlayStation 3, Previews, Xbox 360
Arkane Studios’ Dishonored is the True “Stealth-Action” Game in Every Sense of the Word

The action-stealth genre is one of my favorites, but I’ll be the first to admit that I’d be hard pressed to find a game I more…

Features, Interviews, Previews
“Action-Oriented, Fast Paced” Hawken to Follow League of Legends’ F2P Lead

Hospitality comes in a variety of forms, but the kind on display when we showed up to the Luxe Hotel in LA to take mech more…

Features, News, Previews
E3 2012: SimCity Reboot Will Feature Collaboration, Crime and Curvy Roads (Preview)

We’ve all done it. Sitting at a traffic light or navigating a particularly troublesome bit of road, we’ve all cursed the more…

Features, News, Previews
E3 2012: Borderlands 2 – Now With More Commando and Assassin (Preview)

Earlier this week, we awarded Borderlands 2 our Best Shooter and Best Art Style awards for Gearbox’s showing at E3. This was more…

Features, News, Previews
E3 2012: If Crysis 3 Will Be Crytek’s Last Pay-to-Play Title, They Are Going Out Strong

Crytek CEO dropped a bombshell when speaking with Videogamer.com toward the end of E3. CEO Cevat Yerli revealed that after more…

Features, News, Previews
E3 2012: Far Cry 3′s Co-op Won’t Leave Your Friends 4 Dead

There were a lot of things I was expecting when the wonderful PR rep from Ubisoft walked me over to the Far Cry 3 co-op more…

News
E3 2012: Splinter Cell Black List’s New Mocap Yields Exciting Trailer, Change of Voice Actor

Yesterday at E3, I got to follow up on one of the highlights of the Microsoft press conference, the return of Sam Fisher in more…

Features, Previews, Real Time Strategy
Sins Of A Solar Empire: Rebellion Promises a “Significant Overhaul”

If a spaceship casts a shadow in the dark expanse of the stars, can anyone see it? If you’re planning on playing Sins of a more…

Features, Previews
Assassin’s Creed 3 – A Glimpse of Bunker Hill

On the PAX East 2012 show floor, I was ushered into a small, dimly lit screening room to preview the latest entry more…

Features, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Previews, Xbox 360
Firaxis Bringing Strategic Excellence, Permadeath to XCOM: Enemy Unkown

Shhh… if you listen closely, you can still hear the echo of the worldwide groan emitted by gamers when 2K Games announced more…

Action, Features, Previews
Having a PAX East Quickie with Lollipop Chainsaw (Hands On)

Before you vilify me for the headline, just know that Suda 51′s Lollipop Chainsaw demo, while unbelievably cool, was one of more…