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The best Xbox One bundle deals available now

It you’re after Microsoft’s latest console you’ll want the best Xbox One deals. It can be really hard to keep track of your best value-for-money option – Microsoft’s released a huge number of its own bundles, never mind the endless

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Why I Love: Hitman’s vampire magician costume

I’ve been slowly digging into the new Hitman game over the last few months, peeling away at its numerous layers, seeing what kind of mischief I can get into. I’ve written about my experience with the brilliance of Hitman’s makeshift

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Lionhead closes today – one of gaming’s greatest dreamers is gone

Making video games is a high-cost, high-risk endeavor and, sadly, studios going out of business is a common occurrence – both big and small. In the last decade, we’ve lost the likes of Bizarre Creations (Project Gotham Racing), Eden Games

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Haste, hatred and grappling hooks: you should be playing SpeedRunners

When someone sees you playing Speedrunners, they usually stop and ask what it is. You won’t be able to reply. The best you’ll manage is a few grunts and jumbled words, as you juggle talking, thinking, running, jumping, ducking, swinging

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Mafia 3 might help open-world crime reach its true potential

The open-world game, in the modern, popular sense – let’s not get into a debate about the likes of Ultima, Zelda, and Turbo Esprit – has not done a lot growing since the genre’s point of ignition with the release

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Dishonored 2 – Everything we know so far

The story of the assassin and the Empress’ daughter isn’t done yet. In the first Dishonored, Corvo Attano cleans up Dunwall’s corrupt, treacherous upper class with his arsenal of deadly weapons and supernatural abilities, but given how terribly immoral and

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Call of Duty Zombies – the accidental creation of a glorious gaming monster

“My job is to kill you.” So says Jason Blundell, Director of Zombies at Treyarch, the team that makes the Black Ops arc of Call of Duty games, and the creators of the now legendary Zombies mode. “My job is

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The 10 best Xbox One deals available right now

It you’re after Microsoft’s latest console you’ll want the best Xbox One deals. It can be really hard to keep track of your best value-for-money option – Microsoft’s released a huge number of its own bundles, never mind the endless

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Final Fantasy 15 deserves an easy mode

Make all the bro jokes you want, but there’s something immediately seductive about Final Fantasy 15. Even in just the Episode Duscae demo, it vividly captures the ineffable spirit that made the first game so successful nearly 30 years ago.

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Assassin’s Creed – everything you need to know

First off, let’s try and get that ‘video game movies are bad’ mantra out of your head. Ok, there’s been a little too much Uwe Boll and yes, I know the Resident Evil movies aren’t even close to the games,

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