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Telltale Games Announced A Guardians of the Galaxy Game Last Night

I’m a huge fan of the Guardians of the Galaxy movie. I have thought for awhile now that there should be a video game of the ...

 
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Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be coming out in March next year. That doesn’t mean Nintendo can’t endlessly ...

 
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The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Debuts This Month

Last night, during The Game Awards, a new trailer for The Walking Dead: A New Frontier was revealed. We have that trailer, plus ...

 
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The Game Awards Will Air Tonight Online

The Game Awards happens every year. Originally, the program aired on Spike TV, but now it just airs online. Last years Game Awards ...

 
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I just recently went with my wife to see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and got really excited shortly after when I ...

 
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Wireless Controller Solution Announced For the NES Classic Edition

One of the complaints about the NES Classic Edition, even before it came out, was that the controller cord looked too small. Why ...

 
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Stardew Valley Cancelled For Wii U

Stardew Valley, a farming sim in the vain of Harvest Moon, was supposed to come out next month on the Wii U. Yesterday, the ...

 
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Slight Changes, but Big Consequences in Mario Maker 3DS

Mario Maker on the Wii U was a huge hit, thanks to wonderful level creation tools, the Mario Challenges, and the ability to play ...

 
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More Thoughts From Me #45: Batman. Lego Batman

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Lego Worlds Will Be Coming to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam Next Year

The Lego video game franchise is massive. From Lego Star Wars, Lego Batman, to the toys-to-life game Lego Dimensions, there is ...

 
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Getting To Grips With Gaming History

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One of the things I've heard from those looking to purchase Pokémon Sun or Moon is that the game appears too confusing. When you ...

 
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There is nothing flash about the ARCTIS 3 headset from Steel Series, but that is perfectly OK with me. I've been using this ...

 
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PDP Gift Guide 2016 – Headsets

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Mario Party Star Rush, a Revitalized 3DS Multiplayer Experience

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PDP Pixel Pals a Must Own this Holiday

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Pokémon Sun and Moon – Modest Nature

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Skyrim on PS4 is an Outstanding Experience

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6.0 The Dwarves

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The Dwarves is one of the few games that actually began as a book, and from what I've heard - and read myself - the transition from book to screen has been done incredibly well. As I get near completing book one in ...

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9.0 Steel Series ARCTIS 3 Headset

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There is nothing flash about the ARCTIS 3 headset from Steel Series, but that is perfectly OK with me. I've been using this product for a few weeks now - on both my Xbox One and PS4 - and I can safely say that for ...

XBox One
 

8.0 Darksiders: Warmastered Edition

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The apocalypse has been kick started in the re-released version of the game and it is our duty to kick some behind and take names. Darksiders was originally released back in 2010 for the last generation consoles – ...

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7.0 Swap Fire

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Swap Fire, for the Wii U eshop, isn't your typical first person shooter. When you shoot at someone in Swap Fire, you switch places with that person! Swap Fire is a first person shooter with a small puzzle game ...

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9.0 Dishonored 2

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The original Dishonored game was received by fans with lots of hype, and for the most part, it delivered a wonderful, somewhat linear action/stealth title that was not only fun to play, but had universal appeal. It ...

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6.5 Dungeon Hearts DX

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I love puzzle games. I love strategy games. So any game that decides to blend those two video game genre together has my attention! Enter Dungeons Hearts DX for the Wii U. This game is part puzzle game, part ...

Wii U
 
 

9.0 Creative MUVO 2 Speakers

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The marketplace for portable Bluetooth speakers in incredibly crowded; the quality across all the brands is usually sub-par, with each company working towards having the cheapest item on the market.

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8.0 Sound Blaster X7

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It's been an audiotastic type of summer in the Roffel household this summer. The only thing better than lounging around my pool is doing so with some great music flowing through my back door and windows out to my ...

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8.5 SteelSeries Rival 700 Mouse

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The Rival series of mice have evolved over time, from the basic capabilities of the Rival 100, through the upgrades in the 300, to the most advanced options available in the 700.

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9.0 Creative T50 Wireless Speaker

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A few weeks back, we reviewed the wonderful Creative T4 2.1 Wireless speaker set. We highly recommended these for a smaller living room or gaming room, but said they might be a bit large for an average sized ...

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9.0 Creative T4 Wireless Speakers

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Creative has made some impressive products over the years, and we have just begun reviewing a ton of them on GamesReviews.com. Video game audio continues to improve, and as gamers become more competitive - and in ...

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9.5 Overwatch

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Energetic, fun, crazy, exciting, and engaging are all words that can be used to describe Overwatch, one of the most popular games released in 2016. An all-new, original game from industry titan Blizzard, Overwatch ...

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8.0 Walking Dead Season 2

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Last year, Telltale elevated point and click games to a new level with their first season of the award-winning The Walking Dead. Creating a follow-up to that fantastic set of titles was a difficult task for ...

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6.5 NASCAR ’14

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Racing games can generally be played in a variety of ways. While those that love Gran Turismo the most might play it as a simulator, it's just as easy to experience it as some approximation of Mario Kart, crashing ...

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9.0 Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster

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Cybernet was a video game focussed TV show here in the UK back when the PS2 launched. When they weren't showing and reshowing the opening of Metal Gear Solid 2, they were showing and reshowing clips from Final ...

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6.5 Pac-Man Museum

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Video gaming's first yellow circular celebrity has turned 30 this year, and instead of getting trashed with friends Inky, Blinky, Pinky and Clyde, he's taking a trip down memory lane, through the highlights (and ...

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6.5 Killer is Dead

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Killer is Dead is a hard game to pin down. You play as an executioner for a government agency that hunts out murderers for the general public. It plays a little like something from Platinum, a third-person action ...

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7.5 Lightning Returns Final Fantasy XIII

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The Final Fantasy XIII franchise has managed to completely split the Final Fantasy fandom down the middle, becoming a punchline for a certain sort of online persona. In the echo chamber, those that are angry shout ...

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6.0 No Man’s Sky

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Nothing on the PS4 has been as hyped as No Man's Sky; ok fine, a few things have been - Uncharted 4 anyone - but for the most part, No Man's Sky has been one of the most anticipated games of 2014...2015, and hell, ...

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7.5 Ziggurat

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Dungeon crawling titles are becoming a weekly occurrence across PC, Playstation 4, and Xbox One, and unfortunately we get more shovel ware than actual quality titles. So when something comes around that deserves to ...

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10 Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

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The Uncharted series is a Playstation staple, and Naughty Dog has been producing quality titles for the system for a long time. While Uncharted 2 was often the undisputed best title - ahead of Uncharted 3 and ...

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8.0 Stories: Path of Destinies

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Our review of Stories: The Path of Destinies should be up in a few days, but it is important to look at what the game attempts to do, which other should try to emulate in the future. Choices in games does not have ...

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8.0 Alienation

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Look! Aliens are invading earth again and it is up to you to defeat them! Have you heard that before? I'm sure you have, because so many games that use aliens as the force to be conquered follow this cliched and ...

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9.0 Ratchet & Clank

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Insomniac has created some interesting, beautiful, and down right wacky games over the past 15 plus years, but the company will always be most well known for their Ratchet & Clank series. The series itself has ...

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7.5 Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

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The biggest change to the Borderlands formula in Pre-Sequel - aside from the game's setting, which affects gameplay and aesthetics in a number of ways - are the game's character classes, all based on characters ...

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7.5 Trials Fusion

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Trials Fusion is the newest title in the physics-defying bike series. In this game, you have to earn medals across a variety of tracks. You earn the medals through completing these stages in a certain time, and ...

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6.5 Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare

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PopCap did a lot of things right when they developed Plants vs Zombies for every platform imaginable - Mac, PC, Xbox, Playstation, DS, iOS, and Android - and the success of that game has led to multiple sequels. ...

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8.5 Persona 4 Arena

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Persona 4 Arena, developed by Arc System Works and published by Atlus, takes the stars of the critically acclaimed JRPG Persona 4, and places them in a 2D style fighting game, where they are forced to do battle with ...

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6.5 Call of Duty Ghost

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Developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision, Ghosts is the latest instalment in the popular Call Of Duty franchise.Best known for it's highly addictive online multiplayer, Call Of Duty: Ghosts also offers ...

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7.5 Battlefield 4

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Developed by Dice and published by EA, Battlefield 4 is the latest instalment in the popular online multiplayer FPS franchise, Battlefield.The online multiplayer portion of the game is where the majority of appeal ...

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Pokemon Go’s Halloween Event Starts This Wednesday

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Pokemon Go will have a Halloween event starting this Wednesday. We have a trailer and press release for the event below. ” POKÉMON GO CELEBRATES HALLOWEEN WITH GLOBAL IN-GAME EVENT Increased Encounters of ...

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More Thoughts From Me Nintendo Switch Edition

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Last night, out of nowhere, Nintendo told us that we would see a preview trailer for the NX today. Now we’ve seen it and we know its real name: Nintendo Switch. What is this new system? What do I think about ...

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Nintendo on iOS

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Although the obvious big Nintendo news of the day was the announcement of Super Mario Run for iOS devices this December, a second little bit of information included in the Nintendo of Canada press release is what ...

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Mobile: Nintendo’s future?

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Nintendo might want to move more of their franchises to mobile if the reports regarding Pokemon GO are any indication. Although I like Nintendo on their own platform, and wish they would remain there, you cannot ...

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It's difficult to pick a casino app to gamble on. People who use these things want the very best, because they're going to use them a lot, and because they'll want something that emulates the true casino experience ...

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More Thoughts From Me #17: Nintendo Shouldn’t be in the Cellphone Gaming Market

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I usually like to write positive things about Nintendo. I love the company and a lot of the games that they create. But there has been one thing really bugging me lately. I extremely dislike “mobile gaming” aka ...

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7.0 Swap Fire

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Swap Fire, for the Wii U eshop, isn't your typical first person shooter. When you shoot at someone in Swap Fire, you switch places with that person! Swap Fire is a first person shooter with a small puzzle game ...

Wii U
 

6.5 Dungeon Hearts DX

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I love puzzle games. I love strategy games. So any game that decides to blend those two video game genre together has my attention! Enter Dungeons Hearts DX for the Wii U. This game is part puzzle game, part ...

Wii U
 

10 Paper Mario: Color Splash

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If you’ve read my Paper Mario: Color Splash review-in-progress articles, then you know I like the game a lot. But if you haven’t read those articles or if you just want my complete opinion on the game in one handy ...

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9.5 Jotun: Valhalla Edition

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Norse Mythology has gotten a lot of attention in movies, video games, comics, and books. You can barely escape Norse mythology! So a new game with this well-trodden mythology isn’t much of a ...

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9.0 3Souls Episode 1: Nelesa

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I’m always disappointed when a Wii U game doesn’t use the gamepad much. We’ve seen a lot of indie games and even some Nintendo games, that only use Off-TV play and nothing else. When a game comes along that has ...

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6.5 Buddy And Me: Dream Edition Wii U

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Endless runners are a genre that I have mixed feelings about. Some endless runners, like Wind-Up Knight 2 are good, while others are not so great. Buddy and Me: Dream Edition is a new endless runner that came to the ...

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4.0 Z-Run

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To many people, the Playstation Vita is a system known best for only its Indies and its ports. When I saw the trailer for Vita Indie game Z-Run, I was shocked to find out it wasn't a port from a mobile game. With ...

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8.5 Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc

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Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc is a zany experience filled with boundless creativity. Developed by Spike Chunsoft (the studio responsible for similar games in the Zero Escape series), and originally released for ...

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8.0 Surge Deluxe

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The match 3 puzzle genre has been lacking innovation as of late. Thankfully, Futurlab has an extraordinary habit of changing up the ‘norm’ and Surge Deluxe is certainly no exception!!

Vita
 

9.0 Tearaway

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Tearaway is, simply put, a creative gem. It’s a game solely created to showcase the power of Vita’s hardware, and just how pleasant of an experience a videogame can be.

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8.0 Street Fighter X Tekken

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Street Fighter X Tekken was kind of a big deal when it was first announced, and perhaps even helped the Mortal Kombat remake to herald in a new wave of fighting titles. Along with its companion title, the long ...

Vita
 

9.5 Persona 4 Golden

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Atlus has always been known to deliver niche JRPG experiences; games that don’t sell well but are critical darlings. They have plenty of exceptional titles under their belt such as Catherine and Shin Megami Tensei ...

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8.0 Gurumin 3D: A Monstrous Adventure

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Gurumin 3D: A Monstrous Adventure is an action adventure platformer for the 3DS eshop. We’ve seen a few games like this on 3DS but what makes Gurumin different is that it is a fully three dimensional game and more ...

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7.5 Epic Word Search Holiday Special

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My dad and I really love Lightwood Games word puzzle games. So whenever Lightwood puts out a new word puzzle game, I have to review it because I know it’ll most likely be good and something we’ll want to play. The ...

3DS
 

9.0 Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past

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I love role playing games. I was a huge fan of the Final Fantasy games until they turned into action games. And I really love Dragon Quest 9 from Square Enix too. So when Square finally announced that Dragon Quest ...

3DS
 

8.5 Yo-Kai Watch 2

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Over the past two weeks, we have been promoting and proving lots of written coverage on YO-KAI Watch 2; through are articles, and videos from YouTube's Abdallah, we have done our best to provide our readers with the ...

3DS
 

6.0 Quest of Dungeons

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You decide you want to a wizard and your buddies tell you to go alone into a dungeon. Haven't they ever heard thats its "dangerous to go alone?" Oh well. You are a very brave wizard (perhaps a little foolish too).

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8.0 Splat the Difference

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Can you spot the difference? Lightwood Games, the masters of word puzzle games, turns their attention to a different type of puzzle game. Splat the Difference for the 3DS is all about spotting the differences ...

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6.0 The Dwarves

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The Dwarves is one of the few games that actually began as a book, and from what I've heard - and read myself - the transition from book to screen has been done incredibly well. As I get near completing book one in ...

XBox One
 

9.0 Steel Series ARCTIS 3 Headset

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There is nothing flash about the ARCTIS 3 headset from Steel Series, but that is perfectly OK with me. I've been using this product for a few weeks now - on both my Xbox One and PS4 - and I can safely say that for ...

XBox One
 

8.0 Darksiders: Warmastered Edition

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The apocalypse has been kick started in the re-released version of the game and it is our duty to kick some behind and take names. Darksiders was originally released back in 2010 for the last generation consoles – ...

XBox One
 

9.0 Dishonored 2

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The original Dishonored game was received by fans with lots of hype, and for the most part, it delivered a wonderful, somewhat linear action/stealth title that was not only fun to play, but had universal appeal. It ...

XBox One
 

9.0 Farming Simulator 2017

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Although very few people would actually want to be a farmer in every day life, there are tons of people who would love to simulate this experience in a video game. The long running Farming Simulator franchise is ...

XBox One
 

7.5 Mordheim: City of the Damned

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There’s sure been tons of Warhammer and tabeltop licensed games this year , we’ve recently seen Warhammer End Times – Vermintide and Total War: Warhammer is quickly looming. But This review isn’t about ...

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