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Dance Central 3 Gangnam Style DLC Impressions

Dance Central 3 Gangnam Style DLC Impressions

Worth buying? Of course it is.

Not A Very Moving Experience

Not A Very Moving Experience

We take a look back at Sports Champions 2.

2012: Gaming’s Year of Disappointments, Big and Small

2012: Gaming’s Year of Disappointments, Big and Small

We look back on how, among other things, 2012 was defined by its range of disappointments.

The Walking Dead Changes the Way You Look At Games

The Walking Dead Changes the Way You Look At Games

What makes this game so special?

Bioshock Infinite: Standing Tall for the Beast of America

Bioshock Infinite: Standing Tall for the Beast of America

Its cover art may seem simple, but as always, there's a deeper meaning.

Wii U Doom and Gloom: Perfectly Explained, Perfectly Unjustified

Wii U Doom and Gloom: Perfectly Explained, Perfectly Unjustified

The atmosphere around the Wii U is a little skewed these days, no?

Half-Life 3: Why It Doesn’t Matter Right Now

Half-Life 3: Why It Doesn’t Matter Right Now

And why it could all just be part of a bigger picture.

Is Black Ops 2 the Best Call of Duty Game Since Modern Warfare?

Is Black Ops 2 the Best Call of Duty Game Since Modern Warfare?

Does changing the formula work for Call of Duty?

2012: Bad Year For Video Game Endings?

2012: Bad Year For Video Game Endings?

Have games generally had disappointing conclusions this year?

Campfire Gaming: XCOM Part 4

Campfire Gaming: XCOM Part 4

The latest in 'Campfire Gaming'.

Hitman Yearly: Why it’s Brilliant (And Ultimately Sad)

Hitman Yearly: Why it’s Brilliant (And Ultimately Sad)

On one hand, more Hitman. On the other, though, more Hitman.

The End of the Console War: AAAs, Motion Control and Other Tragedies

The End of the Console War: AAAs, Motion Control and Other Tragedies

How we went from "all or nothing" to "this town is indeed big enough for the two of us".

Call of Duty Black Ops 2: The Death of Belief Suspension

Call of Duty Black Ops 2: The Death of Belief Suspension

If you're not given the satisfaction of accomplishment, much less feeling immersed, does any of it even matter?

Destiny and FUSE: The Importance of Corporate Filters

Destiny and FUSE: The Importance of Corporate Filters

Despite their scary histories, the importance of big publishers can't discounted.

Awakening: The Art of Halo 4 – A Testament To Those Who Create Visually Appealing Games

Awakening: The Art of Halo 4 – A Testament To Those Who Create Visually Appealing Games

'Some of the art is alone worth hanging in museums and it’s a shame that they won’t. '

GTA 5: All Aboard the Hype Train

GTA 5: All Aboard the Hype Train

It all feels a little too familiar as we prepare for Rockstar's next blockbuster opus.

Blockbusters in Decline: When Hype Replaces Quality

Blockbusters in Decline: When Hype Replaces Quality

Exploring the anatomy of the "blockbuster" - and why it's going to shit.

The Golden Joysticks is a hideous mess

The Golden Joysticks is a hideous mess

A celebration of video games gone sour; the hellish tale of The Golden Joystick Awards.

Will Assassin’s Creed 3 Be the Best Game In the Franchise?

Will Assassin’s Creed 3 Be the Best Game In the Franchise?

We take a look at the game that will tie off Desmond's story- Assassin's Creed 3.

Diablo 3: Biting, Beating and Blacklisting the Hand That Feeds

Diablo 3: Biting, Beating and Blacklisting the Hand That Feeds

Linux gamers (and everyone else) beware.