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Memoria Review: Beautiful, Engrossing, Slightly Flawed

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Running two stories simultaneously in a video game can be perilous, because at any point, a switch between two characters…

The Raven: Chapter 2 Review: Wait, Who’s the Killer, Again?

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Making episodic games can be tough, because it tends to be easy to lose track of what’s going on in…

GTA 5 Review: Damn it Feels Good (& Bad) to Be a Gangsta

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When you finally reach the end of Grand Theft Auto V, you’ll find yourself doing something you almost never do…

Flashback HD Review: Forgetting the Magic of the Past

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Flashback HD clings to the technical limitations of the original, while adding all the worst cliches of video games, creating a worst-of-both-worlds scenario.

Total War: Rome 2 Review — Thumbs Down

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Creative Assembly’s swords-and-sandals showpiece is a bloated mess.

Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs Review – Not Kosher

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Light a haunted house ride, the scares end up being more comical than frightening.

Shelter Review: A Journey with Badgers

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If you’ve played That Game Company’s sublime Journey on the PS3 then you’ve more or less played Shelter. I don’t…

Total War: Rome II Review Coming Next Week

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Creative Assembly will get the chance to patch some of the game’s serious flaws.

Rayman Legends Review: Legendary Silliness

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Check out the Rayman Legends video series and see more hilarious Let’s Plays. Subscribe to Game Front’s Video Walkthroughs on…

Outlast Review: An Uncompromising Horror Vision

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Outlast never coddles its players and it makes no qualms about being gory, disturbing, and intense. Horror fans, you’ll like this one.

Splinter Cell: Blacklist Review (PC) – A Return to Stealthy Form

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Aside from a couple gripes about the story, Blacklist is a welcome return to form for Sam Fisher.

Night of the Rabbit Review: A Magical Journey, Only Slightly Confusing

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Though it suffers from some pacing issues and some esoteric puzzles that plague so much of the genre, The Night of the Rabbit is beautiful, whimsical, and usually challenging without being irritating.

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified Review: Forgettable

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So forgettable, in every way… And forever more, that’s how you’ll stay

Madden NFL 25 Review: No More Batarang Tackles

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Madden 25 adds a significant amount of polish to last year’s new physics engine, improving the moment-to-moment football but while still missing out on a great opportunity with its silver anniversary celebration.

Hammerwatch Review: Gauntlet Redux, Anyone?

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A neat retro dungeon crawler with a few chinks in the armor.

Space Hulk Review: Sergeant Of The Squad, Accept Your Orders

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Good for a nostalgia kick, but riddled with problems that hold it back from greatness.

Gone Home Review: Where The Heart Is

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An emotional story that’s equal parts heart-wrenching and heartwarming.

Saints Row 4 Review: Perverts Of The World, Unite And Take Over

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Watch James Heaney live-stream Saints Row 4 today 10AM – 12PM PST on Game Front’s Twitch channel! My first impression…

Payday 2 Review: Everybody Be Cool, This is a Robbery!

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“Nooo!” is the PG-version of the exclamation I’ve used countless times in Payday 2. The crime caper shooter is teeming…

Dishonored ‘The Brigmore Witches’ DLC Review: DLC Done Right

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The final chapter of Dishonored’s story expanding DLC distinguishes itself in tone and subject matter, and yet adds to the whole of Dishonored without twisting it into something it isn’t. In a word: great.

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Dishonored Review: Revenge is Almost as Good as Freedom


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Dishonored builds on the formula of titles such as Deus Ex, with tons of freedom and often creative combat and exploration.

The Last of Us Review Round-Up


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A look at what our fellow critics thought of Naughty Dog’s new effort.

DARK Review: This Game Bites


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Measuring the fangs of a new vampire stealth game from Kalypso and RealmForge Studios.

Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs Review – Not Kosher


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Light a haunted house ride, the scares end up being more comical than frightening.

Total War: Rome 2 Review — Thumbs Down


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Creative Assembly’s swords-and-sandals showpiece is a bloated mess.

GTA 5 Review: Damn it Feels Good (& Bad) to Be a Gangsta


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When you finally reach the end of Grand Theft Auto V, you’ll find yourself doing something you almost never do…

Call of Duty: Ghosts Review: Permission to Speak Freely, Sir?


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Call of Duty is an interesting predicament. Every year, detractors decry the series for being too similar to previous outings,…

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Review


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CD Projekt unveils their second Witcher title. Is it a big improvement or a big letdown?

Gaming Today Reviews: The Darkness (Xbox 360)


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The Darkness (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 [reviewed]) Developer: Starbreeze Studios Publisher: 2K Games Released: June 25, 2007 MSRP: $59.99 Pros:…

Gran Turismo 5 Review


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It’s a racing game, innit?

Dead Rising 2: Case Zero Review


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Though it looks like a big demo, Case Zero’s smart use of achievements adds some depth to zombie-thrashing.

Halo: Reach Review


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Is it the epic send-off Halo fans have been waiting for? Read our full review to find out.

Earthrise Review — Impressions: Part 2


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Part 2/3 of our Earthrise MMO review series. Will Earthrise stand alongside the few successful sci-fi MMORPGs, or will it be another casualty of the genre?

Dungeons Review


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It’s not Dungeon Keeper 3, but you could easily mistake it for that.

Dead Space 2: Severed Review


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Is this new story DLC worth your $7?

Crysis 2 Review


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Crysis 2 is really, really great to look at, no matter what platform you’re using. It’s just not really all that interesting to actually play.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Review


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Samsung’s Android-based iPad 2 competitor is a solid machine, but Google’s operating system lacks enough compatible games to make it a real contender.

Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad Review


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We take to the battlefields of Eastern Europe in Tripwire’s new World War 2 shooter.

Need for Speed: The Run Review


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Is it good, or is it just average?

Darksiders 2 Review


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While Darksiders 2 is very competent with its many different elements, it’s ultimately nothing we haven’t seen before many times.

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