Skyrim Update 1.5 Arrives on Consoles
Apr08

Skyrim Update 1.5 Arrives on Consoles

Skyrim’s 1.5 update arrives for console players today. Previously released for PC, the update adds cinematic kill cameras, new kill moves and more. According to Bethesda, the average Skyrim playtime is currently 85 hours, and over 30% of players have completed more than 100 hours of the game. The publisher also promises that it has “exciting news to share” in the coming weeks and months. Update 1.5 is currently...

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Prince of Persia
Apr01

Prince of Persia

Classic Gameplay Reinvented: The Sands of Time trilogy placed the bar high in terms of excellence for the third person action adventure genre, a bar that%u2019s about to be surpassed. From huge-scale multi-enemy combat to dizzying feats of acrobatic prowess in gigantic environments enhanced by the Prince 2019s ability to control nature and time, The Forgotten Sands will push thePrince 2019s prodigious abilities to a not-yet-seen...

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Max Payne 3 – Special Edition – Preorder
Mar18

Max Payne 3 – Special Edition – Preorder

For Max Payne, the tragedies that took his loved ones years ago are wounds that refuse to heal. No longer a cop, close to washed up and addicted to pain killers, Max takes a job in São Paulo, Brazil, protecting the family of wealthy real estate mogul Rodrigo Branco, in an effort to finally escape his troubled past. But as events spiral out of his control, Max Payne finds himself alone on the streets of an unfamiliar city, desperately...

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Are Gaming Consoles Dead?
Mar18

Are Gaming Consoles Dead?

Pundits are insisting that games consoles are headed for doom. IGN offers an opinion on the biggest question in gaming. [source : IGN] The traditional games business is worth around $25 billion a year, so the obvious answer to the question of whether or not consoles are dead, is a resounding ‘what the hell are you talking about?’ Not only, but consoles are freakin’ awesome. They are built to play games. Certainly,...

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Counter-Strike comeback set for early 2012
Mar18

Counter-Strike comeback set for early 2012

It’s been a long while since Valve launched the remake of the original Counter-Strike using the Source engine in 2004. Then last Friday, out of nowhere, the prolific game publisher unveiled Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, a new team-based action shooter being worked on in-house with collaboration of Hidden Path Entertainment, who also co-developed CS: Source. Details on the new game don’t abound just yet, but Valve was ready to show...

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Close Quarters expansion for Battlefield 3 looks insane
Mar18

Close Quarters expansion for Battlefield 3 looks insane

Those who adore a symphony of gunfire and explosions should pay close attention to the upcoming Battlefield 3 downloadable content pack Close Quarters.   Due this June, this four-level package seems slightly different than Battlefield expansions of old. Close Quarters (for PC, Xbox 360, and one week earlier on PS3) feels and looks like a scene you’d normally expect from a Call of Duty release. The tight-knit, destruction-filled...

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