The Banner Saga

Thursday, January 16, 2014
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The Good: Lovely graphics and music. Interesting mix of RPG and turn-based strategy elements. The Bad: That turns out kind of thin on both the RPG and strategy…

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Violett

Monday, December 30, 2013
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Violett is a point-and-click adventure from Forever Entertainment. In it you control a young girl named Violett, who manages to get herself shrunk down to the size of…

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NBA Live 14

Thursday, December 19, 2013
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The last EA Sports basketball game to ship to consoles was NBA Live 2010. That was a pretty good basketball game, but unfortunately the last one to be…

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Madden NFL 25 Next-Gen

Thursday, December 19, 2013
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Madden NFL 25 on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 is a tremendous game of virtual football. The gameplay was sharper than ever, the presentation was fresher than…

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Tearaway

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
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Media Molecule burst onto the scene back in 2008 with the charmingly adorable Little Big Planet. The idea was to provide the gaming public with the tools the…

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Ryse: Son of Rome

Monday, December 9, 2013
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Do you know how to spot a game developed by Crytek? First, it’s a first-person shooter that looks absolutely amazing. Second, it features a protagonist with a military…

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Forza Motorsport 5

Tuesday, December 3, 2013
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Since its debut in 2005, the Forza Motorsport series has been my go-to series for sim racing. The original didn’t just deliver a gorgeous game, but also a…

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Killzone: Shadow Fall

Tuesday, December 3, 2013
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It’s been 30 years since the planet Helghan was rendered inhabitable by the Petrusite detonation now known as “the Terracide”. A dubious agreement with the ISA has allowed…

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XCOM: Enemy Within

Friday, November 29, 2013
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The Good: New adversaries, new technologies and upgrades. The Bad: Many missions seem too highly scripted. The Ugly: Difficulty level very uneven over the course of a game….

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Call of Duty: Ghosts

Thursday, November 28, 2013
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The latest Call of Duty title really lives up to its name. After a couple of turns in the territory of “Black Ops”, the latest installment dubbed “Ghosts”…

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