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The Secret Monsters of Gaming: Good Guys Worse than the Bad Guys
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Good character development is a pretty tricky thing to pull off, and that goes double for video games. Nothing quite drives that point home than the amount of silent protagonists that you find in many of today’s games, and while … Continue reading

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Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception Review
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Uncharted is one of the key franchises on the PS3. I dare say what Mario is to Nintendo, Nathan Drake is to Sony. The original Uncharted set the bar for visuals on the PS3. Uncharted 2 was adored by the … Continue reading

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Lord of the Rings: War in the North Review
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Lord of the Rings: War in the North is one of those sad cases of wasted potential that you can enjoy for a time. From the gameplay to the developers, Snowblind Studios, to the story it tells, War in the … Continue reading

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Grand Theft Auto V trailer is live, takes place in Los Santos (at least)
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Whether you love or loathe the games, only Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto can get away with announcing a game with nothing but a logo, and then tease a trailer for an entire week. Chances are, you’re just as excited as … Continue reading

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Games We Want For Vita That Would Be Impossible On 3DS
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The PlayStation Vita is only about 6 weeks from release in Japan (and about four months from release worldwide), and Sony and it’s third-party partners have already prepared an impressive list of launch titles and games that are in development. … Continue reading

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inFAMOUS: Festival of Blood Review
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inFAMOUS is one of my favorite franchises on the PS3. The franchise places you in the shoes of Cole MacGrath, a man given special powers over electricity. The game allows you to decide how you want to go about using … Continue reading

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The Five Best Voice Actors in Gaming
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I’ve been thinking about the audio tracks in video games lately, touting for the last two weeks that there isn’t nearly enough attention paid to game music while pointing out some of my favorite examples of the under-appreciated genre. This … Continue reading

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Batman: Arkham City Review
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I wasn’t always this big of a Batman fan, you know. It all started off well enough when I was about five, dressing up as the Bat for Halloween when Batman Returns hit theatres in 1992. Over time, though, I … Continue reading

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NBA 2K12 Review
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I’ll admit it: I’m not a fan of sports games (unless you count WWE video games). Imagine my surprise last year when, on a dare, I picked up NBA 2K11 and loved it! The game captured so much of what … Continue reading

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Five of the Best Vocal Music Tracks in Games Today
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I’ve mentioned before that I don’t think people pay enough attention to the music in their video games, but I think that it bears repeating: People don’t pay enough attention to the music in their video games. I’ve already written … Continue reading

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