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Grand Theft Auto 5 review

Forget everything you think you know about remastered video game rereleases, because new-gen Grand Theft Auto 5 punches the rule book, steals its car, and then reverses back over the battered, leathery remains just to be sure. The obvious question

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Never Alone review

It’s easy to get excited when you first glance at Never Alone. There’s a chubby-cheeked heroine; a bold, whimsical story set in a gloriously bleak setting; and, most crucially, a fox – a cute, squidgy, adorable arctic fox. So why

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Far Cry 4 review

You think you’ve never been to Far Cry 4’s Kyrat before, but you have. Many times, in fact. Level the Himalayan backdrop, strip out the regional touches – wandering sherpas who’ll sell you rocket launchers, tumbled statues of the Buddha,

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Toybox Turbos review

There is something fundamentally fun about racing tiny cars across a breakfast table and pushing your best mate off it onto the floor. It’s as silly as it sounds, and the cackles of glee that come from local multiplayer races

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Assassin’s Creed Unity review

With Black Flag a rum-swigging success story, the question on Ubisoft’s collective lips must have been: “What do we do after the drunken sailor?” It was never going to be easy to follow in Edward Kenway’s slightly wavering Assassin footsteps

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Dragon Age: Inquisition review

It’s no secret that many fans of Dragon Age: Origins weren’t pleased with Dragon Age 2. And who could blame them? As a sequel to Origins, Dragon Age 2 buffeted all expectations. Almost every aspect of the game – its

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Rocksmith 2014 review

When Guitar Hero was the biggest thing in the world, real guitarists used to say things like “this would be amazing if you could use a real guitar instead of this plastic thing… which reminds me, we really need to

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare review

Franchise fatigue be damned. Sometimes a game comes into a series and does things a little bit differently. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare aims to change the formula for the better with a new setting and futuristic tech, and it

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