IYCMI: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Review
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IYCMI: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Review

Jermain Jackson of RGN writes: “You play as Talion, a Gondorian Ranger stationed at the Black Gate. When the forces of the Dark Lord Sauron — lead by his Black Captains, attack the gate, everyone is killed including Talion and his family. The fallen ranger awakens to find himself not only banished from death but ... Read More»
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The Evil Within Review
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The Evil Within Review

Augustus of RGN writes: “The Evil Within is a third person survival horror game from Tango Gameworks and Bethesda Softworks. Set in a twisted world filled with horrible creatures, ever present mortal threats and mind bending hallucinations, this story follows detective Sebastian Castellanos and his fight to stay alive. After responding to the scene of ... Read More»
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The Very, Very Large Black Bars of The Evil Within
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The Very, Very Large Black Bars of The Evil Within

Eight chapters down, seven chapters to go. There's much to say about The Evil Within, points I'll elaborate on at another time, but I can't stop thinking about the game's big ol' black bars.The Evil Within's aspect ratio is 2.35:1, or "super widescreen... Read More»
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Mortal Kombat X to Receive a Live-Action Series Tie-In
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Mortal Kombat X to Receive a Live-Action Series Tie-In

Warner Bros. has revealed that a live-action Mortal Kombat series is in development. The MKX tie-in is being developed by Blue Ribbon Content, a company owned by WB that will specialize in short-form work, and feature returning characters as well as some new Kombatants... Read More»
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The Elitist, Part Two: The Exploratory Romp
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The Elitist, Part Two: The Exploratory Romp

Brendan continues on his journey through space in this series on Elite: Dangerous. This week, he sets out to discover strange new worlds, in search of profit and prestige. Well, here we are. The rickety, unsanctioned outposts of the Gamma Serpentis system, where dismantled shipwrecks lie opposite a huge skull mural painted, somehow, in Zero ... Read More»
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PlayStation Experience Tickets on Sale 10/24
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PlayStation Experience Tickets on Sale 10/24

Just over a week ago, we announced the first ever PlayStation Experience -- a massive, two-day community event featuring over 400,000 square feet of PlayStation games, panels, contests, signings, giveaways, collectable memorabilia, and much more. On December 6th and 7th, fans and developers will unite in Las Vegas to celebrate what it means to be a part of the PlayStation Nation together... Read More»
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Skyrim Survival Diary: Teaching Old Dogs New Tricks
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Skyrim Survival Diary: Teaching Old Dogs New Tricks

There are lots of survival games, but there are also lots of games which could be survival games with the right mods installed. Over the course of Survival Week we’ll highlight a few of those games and i)write a diary of our experience playing with it ii) explain how to do it yourself. I found ... Read More»
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New Mario Kart 8 trailer showcases Yoshi Circuit DLC
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New Mario Kart 8 trailer showcases Yoshi Circuit DLC

Nintendo released a new Japanese trailer for November’s upcoming Mario Kart 8 downloadable content today, but don’t fret if you don’t know your hiragana from your katakana—the magic of Mario Kart knows no national boundaries or language barriers. The trailer features various costumed karting competitors making their way through Yoshi Circuit, first featured on the ... Read More»
How To Make Skyrim a Survival Game
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How To Make Skyrim a Survival Game

There are lots of survival games, but there are also lots of games which could be survival games with the right mods installed. Over the course of Survival Week we’ll highlight a few of those games and i) write a diary of our experience playing with it ii) explain how to do it yourself. You ... Read More»
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The First Halo: Nightfall Trailer Is Out Now – @AggroGamer News
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The First Halo: Nightfall Trailer Is Out Now – @AggroGamer News

AggroGamer: “We Have The First Trailer For Halo: Nightfall To Show Us How The Show Looks Just Before The November Release Date It looks like we finally have our first good look at Halo: Nightfall which is still slated to release on November 11th. This new trailer also comes alongside the announcement of HaloFest which ... Read More»
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Blizzard’s new-found focus on storytelling is a step in the right direction for World of Warcraft
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Blizzard’s new-found focus on storytelling is a step in the right direction for World of Warcraft

Blizzplanet highlights the storytelling direction of World of Warcraft from its 2004 launch to the upcoming Warlords of Draenor expansion. Though, one of Blizzard Entertainment’s philosophies is “Gameplay First,” Mists of Pandaria and Warlords of Draenor have shown a steep focus in storytelling without sacrificing gameplay... Read More»
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Skullgirls Encore PS4 version will be compatible with generic PS3 arcade sticks
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Skullgirls Encore PS4 version will be compatible with generic PS3 arcade sticks

Skullgirls Encore developer Lab Zero Games, working with Naughty Dog programmer John Bellomy, have developed a USB driver that lets players use PS3 arcade sticks on the PS4 version of their game. According to Lab Zero CEO Peter Bartholow, the USB driver works with any USB device that the PS4 recognizes as Generic, as opposed ... Read More»
Another wave of update content drops on NHL 15′s PS4 and Xbox One versions
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Another wave of update content drops on NHL 15′s PS4 and Xbox One versions

EA Sports released a major content update for the next-gen version of NHL 15 last night, further balancing this year’s entry. This marks the third major content update for the game within its first six weeks of release. If you’re like me, you already knew about this, though, when you tried booting the game up to ... Read More»
Dote Night: Dota 322
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Dote Night: Dota 322

Part of a miscellany of serious thoughts, animal gifs, and anecdotage from the realm of MOBAs/hero brawlers/lane-pushers/ARTS/tactical wizard-em-ups. One day Pip might even tell you the story of how she bumped into Na’Vi’s Dendi at a dessert buffet cart. If you’ve been keeping an eye on the Dota 2 community this past week you’ve probably ... Read More»
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Kingdom Come: Deliverance Backer Alpha Starts
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Kingdom Come: Deliverance Backer Alpha Starts

Kingdom Come: Deliverance is a game that promises the moon and seems to be making progress to deliver on it. It’s a game that seeks not to bury itself in fantasy tropes and clichés but instead to create a realistic depiction of the medieval world us... Read More»
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