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Enough with Far Cry 4′s eagles

Far Cry 4 is a superb game. It needs to be said, because it’s the truth. It takes everything that was great about the previous game and amplifies it. There is, however, one small, ever-so-tiny problem. The worst part of the last game has also been magnified. I’m referring, of course, to those Far Cry more »

Dragon Age Inquisition bonds form more naturally

If you’re playing a BioWare game, you know you’re going to be putting in a lot of time and effort towards making friends, perhaps even finding a boyfriend or girlfriend. It’s the way things go, as relationships matter. Dragon Age Inquisition is no different, though bonding is a lot more natural this time around. Instead more »

Dragon Age Inquisition suffers from the Elder Scrolls effect

Anyone who has played an Elder Scrolls game knows they all have something in common. It’s too easy to get captivated by the side quests and exploration aspects and completely abandon the storyline. Dragon Age Inquisition, is exactly the same way. Which is no surprise, since BioWare openly said during development that The Elder Scrolls more »

Dragon Age Inquisition’s tutorial lets players be (practically) invincible

Ever since I managed to break Bound By Flame in the first five minutes of playing it, I like to be goofy when I first start a game. You know, push the boundaries and see if the game pushes back. My first half hour playing Dragon Age Inquisition was an opportunity to see what I more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, November 19, 2014

The list of games seems never-ending this week on the PlayStation Store. Open-world RPGs and shooters, like FarCry 4, LittleBigPlanet 3, Grand Theft Auto V, and Dragon Age Inquisition are some of the bigger names. It’s extraordinary, and more than a little overwhelming. Check out the full run-down below. PlayStation 4 Dragon Age: Inquisition () more »

Dragon Age Inquisition has the prettiest custom characters

The game many have been waiting and drooling over for months is finally here. Dragon Age Inquisition has arrived and, as someone who played it last night from about 10pm-2am, my earliest impressions suggest it was worth the wait. It’s the kind of game where the hype was warranted and those who play will be more »

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2014 GameStop Black Friday ad isn’t striking

I want to state in no uncertain terms, I hate black Friday and everything it represents. For these stores to be open, even at midnight, means someone has to give up their holiday by going to bed early, and then deal with throngs of people who are focused on nothing more than crass consumerism. However, more »

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F1 2014 Review: This chassis is beautiful, but bare

F1 2014 Price: System(s): PS3 (also on Xbox 360, PC) Release Date: October 17, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Codemasters (Codemasters Birmingham) ESRB Rating: “Everyone” One wouldn’t have to search far for the best Formula One racing game experience. It’s right here, where’s it’s been since 2008 under the stewardship of Codemasters. However, as is the case more »

If the price is right, PlayStation Vue could be a show-stealer

Sony recently unveiled plans for a new video service, known as PlayStation Vue. It will, of course, be available on Sony consoles, and will probably make it to devices such as the Vita and iPad sometime after launch. Unlike many other media services helmed by Sony, PlayStation Vue actually looks like it could be a more »

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Doppelganger Pack shows a new side of Handsome Jack

Jack’s back! Or, more precisely, his lookalike has joined the fun, in 2K Australia’s  that adds Borderlands baddie Handsome Jack’s surgically-altered body double to the roster of playable characters for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. After playing that character for a few levels, I am quite impressed. In terms of gameplay, Jack is a well-balanced character who more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, November 12, 2014

This week on the PlayStation Store it’s all about the assassins. Travel back in time to the French Revolution or go back a little further to the French and Indian War. If you’re not in the mood for parkour and secret societies then check out the list below for all the other games that released more »

2014 Walmart Black Friday ad breaks sales into “events”

Oh Walmart, this year you’re going to try again to outdo them all. Here’s the scoop. Since Target and Best Buy decided to leak their own ads, that’s what happened with the Walmart Black Friday ad too. The store put it up online on their webpage, presumably to make things easier on all of us more »