Escape Dead Island

Sunday, December 7, 2014
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Imagine that the original Dead Island was not a 2011 video game, but was a summer blockbuster from some point in the 2000s. In that alternate universe, Escape…

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Assassin’s Creed Unity

Sunday, December 7, 2014
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Though you wouldn’t know it by his accent, Arno Dorian is a dashing young Frenchman who is also kind of a brat. When his adoptive father is mysteriously…

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Dragon Age: Inquisition

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
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Dragon Age 2 was, for such an esteemed and historied developer like Bioware, a disaster. Not necessarily financially, but DA 2 marked what I consider to be the…

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LittleBigPlanet 3

Monday, December 1, 2014
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Since 2009, the LittleBigPlanet series has been a dream come true for creative gamers and platforming fans alike. Sackboy’s cute face and Stephen Fry’s amusing narration gave single-player…

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Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric

Monday, December 1, 2014
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Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric acts as a Sonic Boom TV show prequel and also reminds players of days gone by for the Sonic franchise. Sadly, the latter…

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Super Smash Bros. Wii U

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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For 15 years, the Super Smash Bros. series has had one of the most interesting stories in gaming. This hasn’t been due to a compelling plot, but because…

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Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition is, as its name implies, a remake of the original Gabriel Knight adventure, which was released by Sierra On-Line…

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Company of Heroes 2: Ardennes Assault

Thursday, November 20, 2014
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The Good: A joyous return to CoH roots of small, highly strategic RTS gaming The Bad: Steep learning curve. Pointless mission debriefs. The Ugly: Incomplete tutorials leave all…

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WWE 2K15

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Last year’s WWE 2K14 was flawed, but delivered the best overall WWE gaming experience in quite a while. With a robust roster comprised of legends from the first…

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection

Sunday, November 9, 2014
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From the second the Halo: Master Chief Collection was announced, it was clear that this was going to be the biggest holiday exclusive for the Xbox One. Originally…

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