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PC Preview - 'Guild Wars 2'

by Thomas Wilde on April 28, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

While Guild Wars 2 adds a persistent world, it retains the unique characteristics of the original game, including a strong narrative, extensive instanced game play, an anti-grind design philosophy, and strong support for competitive play.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on April 23, 2012 @ 12:15 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier features cutting-edge technology, prototype high-tech weaponry, state-of-the-art single-player and multiplayer modes, while going beyond the core Ghost Recon franchise and deliver a fresh gameplay experience, with an unparalleled level of quality that excites long-time fans and newcomers alike.

PSN/XBLA/PC Preview - 'Alien Spidy'

by Liam Craig on March 28, 2012 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Alien Spidy is a challenging platform adventure game set in a visually stunning 2D/3D environment with gameplay mechanics based on controlled physics.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Port Royale 3'

by Liam Craig on March 26, 2012 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Port Royale 3 takes players to the high seas on a grand adventure where they can play as a heroic captain, villainous brigand or savvy merchantman.

X360 Kinect Preview - 'Kinect Star Wars'

by Adam Pavlacka on March 13, 2012 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Kinect Star Wars brings the Star Wars Universe to life like never before. Harnessing the controller-free power of Kinect for Xbox 360, Kinect Star Wars allows fans to physically experience training as a Jedi, using the Force and battling with a lightsaber. Using full body motions, players can live out the ultimate Star Wars fantasy, no controller required.

X360 Kinect Preview - 'Fable: The Journey'

by Adam Pavlacka on March 12, 2012 @ 12:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Fable: The Journey, powered by the latest Unreal Engine 3 tech, is poised to take the action-adventure series to new dimensions by fully using the Kinect technology.

Xbox 360 Preview - 'Halo 4'

by Adam Pavlacka on March 6, 2012 @ 8:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Set in the aftermath of Halo 3, Master Chief returns to confront his own destiny and face an ancient evil that threatens the fate of the entire universe.

PC Preview - 'King's Bounty: Warriors of the North'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 22, 2012 @ 1:10 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

King's Bounty: Warriors of the North is the next installment in the adventure games series where tactical turn-based battles and RPG elements unfold in a rich fantasy world.

PC Preview - 'Royal Quest'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 20, 2012 @ 1:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Royal Quest is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game developed by Katauri Interactive, known for Space Rangers, and RPG series King’s Bounty.

PS3/X360 Preview - 'Street Fighter X Tekken'

by Thomas Wilde on Feb. 17, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Tekken characters such as Kazuya Mishima and Nina Williams will make the transition into the Street Fighter universe, while retaining their unique characteristics and signature moves as they go head-to-head with classic brawlers from the Street Fighter franchise.

PC Preview - 'Legends of Pegasus'

by Liam Craig on Feb. 16, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Legends of Pegasus is a 4X space simulation that will put players in control of the last surviving humans, as they explore space in a quest to expand their galactic empire.

NDS Preview - 'Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2'

by Chris "Atom" DeAngelus on Feb. 14, 2012 @ 12:15 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

What would people do if they could see others' deaths before they come to pass? As devastation and ruin begin to spread, the player will have to use a mysterious website with the power to predict casualties in order to save lives, save themselves, and ultimately, save the city.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Darksiders II'

by Adam Pavlacka on Feb. 3, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Darksiders II follows the exploits of Death, one of the four horsemen of the Apocalypse, in a weaving tale that runs parallel to the events in the original Darksiders game.

PC Preview - 'Jagged Alliance: Back in Action'

by Liam Craig on Jan. 22, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Jagged Alliance: Back in Action revives the series of mercenary-themed strategy games with significant updates to visuals and gameplay, showcasing a fully updated experience, with modernized gameplay, state-of-the-art graphics and premium production values.

XBLA Preview - 'Scarygirl'

by Adam Pavlacka on Jan. 15, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Scarygirl is an action-platform game based on Nathan Jurevicius' critically acclaimed graphic novel of the same name.

XBLA Preview - 'Gotham City Impostors'

by Brian Dumlao on Jan. 5, 2012 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Previews

Gotham City Impostors is an original download-only first-person shooter where players battle for control of an unhinged Gotham City overrun by impostors inspired by the DC Comics characters Batman and The Joker.

X360 Preview - 'Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary'

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 24, 2011 @ 6:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is a remastered version of the original Halo campaign, created in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the franchise, featuring a bounty of new features, including cooperative play over Xbox Live, a bundle of multiplayer maps reimagined for Xbox Live, new challenges and a new story.

PS3 Preview - 'Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception'

by Sanford May on Oct. 22, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception blurs the entertainment boundaries, delivering the cinematic scale, adrenalin rushes, thrills and mystery that are the Uncharted trademark; together with its unique and enhanced multiplayer experience.

PS3/X360/PC Preview - 'Saints Row: The Third'

by Adam Pavlacka on Oct. 19, 2011 @ 9:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

The Syndicate, a legendary criminal fraternity with pawns in play all over the globe, has turned its eye on the Saints and demands tribute. Refusing to kneel to the Syndicate, you take the fight to a new city, playing out the most outlandish gameplay scenarios ever seen. Strap it on.

PC Preview - 'Battlefield 3'

by Rainier on Oct. 10, 2011 @ 5:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under Previews

In Battlefield 3, players step into the role of the elite U.S. Marines. As the first boots on the ground, players will experience heart-pounding missions across diverse locations including Paris, Tehran and New York.