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Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 Ti Review: The $700 780-Titan Middleman Cometh

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Nvidia unleashes its new $700 mini-Titan.

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst Review

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NUNS3 on PC is the definitive version of the manga tie-in game, but as an entry point for new players, it falls short.

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,…

Eldritch Review – A Lovingly Crafted Rogue-like

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Eldritch offers a thick Lovecraftian atmosphere and some oppressive roguelike exploration, but you’ll need to drill down to the New Game + mode to truly appreciate it.

Forced Review: Force Your Friends To Play With You

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This indie gem shines in co-op, but loses its luster in solo play

Battlefield 4 Review: Multiplayer At Its Finest

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Since we first started riding on the wings of fighter planes in 1942, the Battlefield franchise has been front and…

FIFA 14 Review: EA’s Behemoth Retains Title

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EA’s soccer superfranchise, satisfyingly updated.

Knock-Knock Review: A Mechanical Metaphor

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What in the hell is Knock-Knock? It’s a game, for one, even if the note Ice-Pick Lodge throws up before…

Defense Technica Review: Tweaking Tower Defense

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Slight changes to the usual tower defense formula produce some big results in gameplay in Defense Technica.

Batman Arkham Origins Review – The Dark Knight Coasts

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It may no longer be Rocksteady, but Arkham Origins is still rock solid

Goodbye Deponia Review: A Problematic Farewell

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Goodbye Deponia caps Daedalic’s adventure game trilogy with some of its best storytelling, but falls down on missed opportunities for comedy, some frustrating puzzles, and some rough jokes.

The Wolf Among Us Episode 1 Review: Grimmly Satisfying

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Trying to describe Fables, the long running DC Comics/Vertigo series written and created by Bill Willingham, risks making it sound…

The Stanley Parable Review: The Choice Isn’t Yours

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Davey Wreden’s adventure is an idiosyncratic, illuminating experience.

Race the Sun Review: A New World Each Day

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Seemingly much to developer Flippfly’s chagrin, you might best categorize its third-person “racing” title, Race the Sun, as an “endless…

Montague’s Mount Review: A Plodding Attempt at a Scary Dear Esther

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A plodding, boring attempt at an “emotional” game, Montague’s Mount is filled with goofy puzzles, and leaves its narrative hanging and confused at its conclusion.

Papers, Please Review: Border (Double) Crossing

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Papers, Please is an exercise in anxiety, moral dilemmas, and a constant slide toward destitution and death. You should definitely play it.

The Raven Chapter 3 Review: Not Quite Christie, But Still Fun

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Though its conclusion plays a little fast and loose with the narrative, the third chapter of The Raven brings the story to a decent ending with some fun puzzles.

Beyond: Two Souls Review — Supernaturally Bad Storytelling

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A note to would-be storytellers who might be inclined to find inspiration within Beyond: Two Souls, the latest work of…

Shadow Warrior Review: Wang-Tastic

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Chopping dudes clean in half with a katana and bathing the scenery with absurd fountains of blood spray is wicked…

Mechwarrior Online Review: Grinding Gears

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Piranha Games’ ‘Mech-fest has potential, but also serious flaws.

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Assassin’s Creed: Revelations Review


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Though it further refines the already great Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood, the end of Ezio’s story is just more of the same.

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Review


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World of The God of Scrolls?

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.

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