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Sniper Elite 3 Review: Not Quite on Target

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Sniper Elite 3 gets its sniping pretty right, but all the things it gets wrong keep it from reaching its…

Company of Heroes 2: Western Front Armies Review: Old Meets New

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The Company of Heroes 2: Western Front Armies DLC expands the offerings of Company of Heroes 2 without losing the…

Good Old Reviews – Wing Commander: Privateer

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Editor’s Note: This article also appears on The Escapist. I don’t like Wing Commander: Privateer as much as I did…

Shovel Knight Review – An Ace of Spades

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Mega Man meets Ducktales, meets Super Mario Brothers 3, meets Castlevania, meets Kirby’s Adventure, meets Zelda 2, meets Ninja Gaiden? I can dig that.

Among The Sleep Review: Childhood Nightmares

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Among The Sleep’s premise, presentation and art style create a memorable world and deliver a story in an intriguing way, although the game fails to fully explore its scary possibilities.

Monochroma Review – What’s Black, White and Red All Over?

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Monochroma is a puzzle platformer that struggles with the two most important aspects of a puzzle platformer: The puzzles and the platforming

Watch Dogs Review: Press Q to Hack Planet

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Watch Dogs shows flashes of brilliance, but underneath them, it’s mostly a decently functional open world game with gimmicks thrown in.

Tropico 5 Review: El Presidente’s Triumphant Return

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Tropico 5 is the best installment in the Caribbean strategy-sim series so far, but its rush to simplify things may…

The Last Door Review: Point, Click, Scare

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Lovecraft and Poe inform an eerie point-and-click in The Last Door, and it does a great job of bringing scares as well as dread to players.

Transistor Review: Delayed Gratification

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Transistor’s minimal story and early gameplay make it hard to want to continue, but if you’re willing to put in the time, there’s some deep customization and story to be had.

Wolfenstein: The New Order Review: The Best of the Old Order

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The latest entry in the Wolfenstein series combines the best mechanics from the last generation’s shooters into something that offers players tons of versatility in how they play.

The Walking Dead Season 2 Ep. 3 Review: Show of Strength

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Telltale continues firing with both barrels in the third episode of The Walking Dead Season 2, and Clementine continues to evolve into a strong, though young, leader.

Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review: Great Sound, Poor Mic

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Kingston’s latest entry into the headset market, the HyperX Cloud, is a great choice for gaming, but not so much…

Outlast: The Whistleblower DLC Review: Leaner, More Disturbing

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The prequel/sequel DLC to last year’s first-person horror title Outlast is a leaner take on the original’s scares, and can get pretty disturbing.

Daylight Review: Once More Into the Dark

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Providing procedurally generated mazes filled with ghosts, Daylight delivers lots of scares and tension, even if it’s fairly similar to many other games in the current horror crop.

Child of Light Review: A Beautiful, Somewhat Empty World

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Ubisoft Montreal’s downloadable title delivers a nostalgic JRPG journey with a beautiful presentation — but it feels thin throughout.

Deus Ex: The Fall Review: Mobile Mishap

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Deus Ex: The Fall might be an impressive offering on mobile, but its PC port is buggy. That’s especially disappointing because there’s a decent game underneath the problems.

Dark Souls 2 Review – Praise the Sun

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Dark Souls 2 matches and in some cases surpasses its stellar predecessors in nearly every meaningful way

BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Part 2 Review – Revising History

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With its final piece of BioShock Infinite content, Irrational Games wraps up BioShock and BioShock Infinite into a single continuity and retcons a lot of other stuff for some reason.

Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls Review – Fun, But Not That Different

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Diablo 3’s Reaper of Souls expansion adds a lot to the game, but it actually changes very little. Despite its…

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Review (PC)


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Infinity Ward’s gaming juggernaut has arrived. We put it through its paces to see if it lives up to the hype.

Gaming Today Round Table Review: The Orange Box


As those of you who listen to our podcast already know, we’ve spent some serious time with Valve’s The Orange…

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Review: Innovation vs. Expectation


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Treyarch adds a lot of innovation to Call of Duty, while maintaining the core formula. Some works, some doesn’t.

The Last of Us Review: A Story of Stealth and Scavenging


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The Last of Us tells a well-worn zombie story in a fresh way with two great characters, but it could have benefited from shaking up its gameplay and lowering its body count.

X Rebirth Review: Sucking Vacuum


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In our last look at Egosoft’s troubled launch of X Rebirth, we reported that we had been effectively unable to…

Batman: Arkham City Review — The Dark Knight Repeats


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Holy boa constrictors, Batman!

Red Dead Redemption Review


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Red Dead Redemption (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 [reviewed]) Developer: Rockstar San Diego Publisher: Rockstar Games Released: May 18, 2010 MSRP:…

Final Fantasy XIV Review


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Square-Enix’s new Final Fantasy game is pretty, but is it worth playing? Well, maybe not.

Tropico 4 Review


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Haemimont’s dictatorship sim looks and feels great, but can’t overcome its repetitive gameplay or casual racism.

Gaming Today Reviews Unreal Tournament III (PC)


The Unreal series isn’t really considered the grand-daddy of gaming; in fact, it’s more like the middle-aged uncle. But as…

Fallout: New Vegas Lonesome Road DLC Review


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What a lonesome road we walk.

RAGE Review (PS3)


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Beautiful and with plenty of ability to kick ass, RAGE is a pretty fun experience, but not quite groundbreaking or spectacular.

Fallout: New Vegas Honest Hearts Review


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It’s worth your ten bucks, right?

Rage Review (PC)


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It may not be the greatest game you’ve ever played.

Black Mesa Review


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Was Half-Life as good as we remember?

Dead Space 3 Review: Good, But More Shooty Than Scary


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If you like Dead Space, you should play Dead Space 3. The game can be great and is a lot of fun, despite some flaws.

Review: Guitar Hero Rocks the 80′s


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Gaming Today Reviews Call of Duty 4


There have been more high quality shooting games in the space of roughly three months than you’d normally see in…

Fable 3 Traitor’s Keep DLC Review


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Take a trip to Albion’s own Guantanamo Bay.

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Review


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A phenomenal experience in freedom, exploration and storytelling, DXHR is absolutely awesome.

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