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Mar
25

April’s Game With Gold Revealed For Xbox One and Xbox 360

April showers have you down? Some free games might cheer you up.

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Mar
06

For Honor Review // For Honor, Glory, and Mediocrity

It is rare to see such a large studio with so many established AAA IP's take a shot on a brand new IP and concept... unless that studio is Ubisoft. Ubisoft is one of the few studios that still likes to try out a new IP virtually every year. For Honor is a very interesting game; its core concept is so strong, and when it puts you in certain situations it is truly a new exciting combat system that I've never seen; however, most of the time the game doesn't put you in those situations and ends up in the areas of mediocrity far too often.

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Sep
14

Dead Space 2 Is Still Resident Evil 4’s Only Worthy Successor

With the latest re-release of Capcom’s medium-defining classic Resident Evil 4 fresh on the mind, it’s bizarre and perhaps a bit sad to think on how few games have proven genuinely worthy of its design legacy. Even now, more than a decade after its original release, there is still only one game that has managed to truly take up the torch passed on by Leon’s misadventures through the macabre European countryside: Dead Space 2.

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Sep
09

Quantum Break Review // Time Crisis

Quantum Break is the newest game by developer Remedy, best known for Max Payne and Alan Wake. Quantum Break makes an attempt at blending a video game with a live-action television show. The thought of it is silly and should not translate well, but somehow, Remedy figured it out.

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Quantum Break puts players in control of Jack Joyce, a normal guy who gets mixed up in some wibbly wobbly, timey wimey stuff. After many years Jack returns home to see his friend Paul Serene and, by extension, his brother William. What Jack discovers is that his brother and Paul have constructed a working machine but in typical fashion, a malfunction occurs that ends up exposing Jack and Paul to chronon radiation giving them time manipulating powers and effectively starting an event called "The End of Time."

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Sep
08

Marvel Ultimate Alliance Remaster Review // A Not So Super Remaster

It has been almost 10 years since Marvel: Ultimate Alliance was released to rather favorable reception, the game took the best parts of the X-Men: Legends series and expanded the characters and story to include the rest of the Marvel Universe. Now the game has been ported to PS4, Xbox One, and PC (Steam release), so does the game hold up years later? Sort of.

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Marvel: Ultimate Alliance opens with the nefarious Dr. Doom and the Masters of Evil attacking a SHIELD Helicarrier for reasons we learn later. Soon after players are hopping between many well-known locales such as Atlantis, Mephisto's Realm, and even Asgard. The story is separated into five acts that as a whole feel like an entire Marvel comic book crossover event. From start to finish I was eager to know where my next mission would take me. As you visit different areas in the game you'll meet a wide array of Marvel characters such as Weasel, Wyatt Wingfoot, Wong, and even Uatu. Of course, you'll also bump into a good number of Marvel villains some well known and some rather obscure (Fin Fang Foom fans holla!).

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Jul
29

PSA: Rainbow Six Siege Will Be Free To Play On Xbox One And PC This Weekend

If you have been itching to try the new Rainbow Six game, but don't know if it's worth a purchase, this is your weekend to find out.

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Jul
26
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Jul
25

PSA: Hyper Light Drifter Arrives On PlayStation 4 And Xbox One Tomorrrow

The much-praised game on PC is heading to consoles in a mere 24 hours.

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Jun
30

Four Xbox Live Arcade Titles Are Now Backwards Compatible

Pretty soon, every game from Xbox 360 will be playable on Xbox One.

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Jun
29

Overwatch Competitive Mode Launches On PC, Will Arrive Next Week For Consoles

It's time to get serious with Blizzard's adored multiplayer-focused shooter.

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