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F1 2014 [Review]

Oct
19
2014

It's that time of the year again when Codemasters has to put out an F1 game. This time though, F1 itself had rule changes, as well as a new car design with a new style of nose and a 1.6 liter turbocharged V6 engine. There's also a new driver lineup ...

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The Evil Within [Review]

Oct
17
2014

It seems that the survival horror genre has been experiencing a reawakening. With recent releases like Alien: Isolation and a lot of the popular horror titles in the last few years like Amnesia, Outlast, Slender, and so on. From this transformation and resurgence out of the decline experienced in the ...

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel [Review]

Oct
16
2014

Gearbox Software's star franchise (and one of the reasons why Aliens: Colonial Marines turned out bad) has made loot in first-person shooters quite cool, and it does a lot of things right even in the first game alone. But with the second game, it seems that not a lot of ...

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Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishment [Review]

Oct
16
2014

There have been quite a few Sherlock Holmes games recently, like the interestingly titled The Testament of Sherlock Holmes. For those who are fans of the Arthur Conan Doyle classic, then you can get your fill in this day and age that does not include Benedict Cumberbatch or Robert Downey ...

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Styx: Master of Shadows [Review]

Oct
14
2014

There have been quite a stealth action games coming out these days, with Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor being quite a hit. But then again, this year also saw the new Thief, which basically ended up being a discredit to the legacy of Looking Glass Studios. There are also the Assassin's ...

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Alien: Isolation [Review]

Oct
10
2014

When Aliens: Colonial Marines was released, it made for some really tough times for Sega and Gearbox Software, the latter of which wasn't doing too badly anyway since they have their Borderlands franchise to fall back on. As one of the worst games of 2013, it was a game with ...

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Path of Exile – Farming Primer [Guide]

Oct
3
2014

Farming is a big part of action role-playing games, especially those with loot systems that are a big part of the reward in gameplay. It's not that different in Path of Exile, but you do have to consider how different its economic system is compared to other games so that ...

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The Vanishing of Ethan Carter [Review]

Oct
3
2014

Adventure games in 2014 haven't really been that perfect. There were some gems, while some were flawed despite their potential, and some just didn't get released as promised at all. It's a far cry from the optimism of 2012 when Kickstarter campaigns were getting money left, right, and center. Just ...

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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor [Review]

Oct
1
2014

J.R.R. Tolkien's legacy is a rich world that has inspired most of the high fantasy genre as we know it today. His books are even been given justice with The Lord of the Rings trilogy, and perhaps The Hobbit trilogy as well (if you like them). It hasn't fared that ...

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Metro Redux [Review]

Sep
23
2014

The Metro games were pretty good, introducing a post-apocalyptic world that is still vibrant and interesting in its own way and not just full of wasteland with some ruins of whatever in between. The Metro world was more of people trying to make the most of things, despite all the ...

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Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution [Review]

Sep
23
2014

Masashi Kishimoto's popular manga and anime franchise has been around for 15 years now and has been a part of childhoods of millennial anime fans, just like how Dragon Ball Z was during the 90's. Games for it has been made since 2003, so it has been well over ...

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Reprisal Universe [Review]

Sep
22
2014

The concept of a video game as a medium for realizing the player's ability to control just about everything is something that gets continually pursued by game designers, regardless of where they're from and why they make games. The evolution of the medium through attempts to give players more power ...

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Train Fever [Review]

Sep
20
2014

The genre of simulators has seen quite a lot of themes applied to it lately. While the good old days of simulators being these borderline hardcore pieces of numbers and figures forming and changing beneath rudimentary graphics in games like SimCity 2000, Capitalism, and so on are mostly gone, simulators ...

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Heroes of the Storm: Sgt. Hammer Walkthrough [Guide]

Sep
20
2014

Some men carry big guns, but this particular woman has an entire tank as her arsenal. Sgt. Bama “The Hammer” Kowalski is a soldier on a mission, and having her set her eyes on you will always be a predicament. Highly effective at range, Sgt. Hammer can make mincemeat out ...

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Heroes of the Storm: Uther Walkthrough [Guide]

Sep
20
2014

One of the more powerful support heroes in the game is Uther the Lightbringer. This paladin from the Warcraft universe is such a useful proponent in battle due to his many abilities that can help out his allies in battles. In addition, he is one of the few heroes where, ...

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