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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 & Punishments [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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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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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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Dark Souls II: Crown of the Sunken King [Review]

Sep
18
2014

Much can be said of Dark Souls II, especially when it comes to its hardcore community that is composed of people who are adamant about everything proper and "decent" with the Souls series, from the challenge to the little details that has made the games rather popular. With this expansion ...

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Risen 3: Titan Lords [Review]

Aug
23
2014

Games, like with other forms of media, give their audiences subjective experiences that are then formalized and described as objectively as humanly possible. There are those that get praised by the majority, while a lot of others languish far in the background or even deep in the bin. But there ...

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Sacred 3 [Review]

Aug
11
2014

A successful game series is defined by several things, one of which is a steady improvement on a particular formula that was started with the first game and refined in the succeeding ones. It stands to reason that sequels show the evolution from their predecessors in both gameplay and aesthetics ...

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Abyss Odyssey [Review]

Jul
22
2014

Amidst the multitude of platformers that have been populating the market these days, most of them seem to be more of the puzzle category, while there's a handful of actions platformers, and only a percentage of them are more of the beat-em-up style rather than shoot-em-up. Most of those that ...

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Sniper Elite III – Tips for Becoming a Sniper Elite [Guide]

Jul
21
2014

The predecessor Sniper Elite V2 had given wider audiences this brand of sniper gameplay that was first introduced in the first Sniper Elite, but it has now changed even more in Sniper Elite III for the sake of realism and fixing broken mechanics. It's a bit harder now as environments ...

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Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark [Review]

Jul
5
2014

Whenever there's a movie tie-in game that comes out, some groan while some go "huh?" when you ask them about it. However, whether longtime fans like it or not, the Transformers films is now at its fourth in the series and still selling tickets. It's also par for course that ...

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GRID Autosport [Review]

Jul
1
2014

The GRID series has been the refuge of racing game fans who don't want to touch a Need for Speed title and don't have a console to play either Gran Turismo or Forza with. With that said, Codemasters seems to have grown accustomed to releasing racing games on a regular ...

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Sniper Elite III [Review]

Jun
30
2014

There are some games where you get to fulfill your Nazi-killing sharpshooting fantasies with your trusty sniper rifle, kind of like in the movie Enemy at the Gates. For those who don't think that sniping is the way of cowards and spineless wimps, as well as those who are more ...

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Valiant Hearts: The Great War [Review]

Jun
28
2014

It seems that there has been so many games about WWII, but not enough about WWI due to many factors. For one thing, the second one seems to be the more well-known one as it truly was a world war that encompassed most parts of the globe, while the first ...

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