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Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor: Shadow of Mordor Review

The best thing about playing Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is that it makes me feel over-the-top powerful without sacrificing the fear of defeat. …

Chrocus

Chrocus (also known as Crocus) was a king of the Alemanni who invaded Roman Gaul in c. 256 CE and wreaked massive destruction, until he was defeated …

Ancient History

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor – First PC Footage – 30 Minute Live-Demo | DSOGaming | The Dark Side Of Gaming

As promised, Monolith has showcased the PC version of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor during NVIDIA’s GAME24 event. Below you can find the 30-minute …

The NSA has a plan to map the entire Internet. It's called 'Treasure Map'

Newly exposed Edward Snowden documents reveal the NSA’s in-depth plan to “map the entire Internet — any device, anywhere, all the time.”<p>According to a report published today by German news publication Der Spiegel, the NSA and its British counterpart, GCHQ, “[aim] to map the Internet, and not just …

Zenobia

Zenobia (born c. 240 CE, death date unknown) was the queen of the Palmyrene Empire who challenged the authority of Rome during the latter part of the …

The Sims 4 - Infinite Money Cheat - The Sims 4 - IGN Video

IGN shows you how to unlock the command console and let your Sims live the high life with these codes for infinite Simoleans in The Sims 4!

Dead Rising 3 preload now live, preorder is 31% off

On Friday, September 5th Dead Rising 3 will go beyond the Xbox One with its PC release. For those who preordered the game, preloading went live just 24 hours ago. Now you can plug in your Steam key and begin downloading the 25GB file (which will expand to 33GB after install).<p>If you’re intrigued …

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Gamescom 2014: Horror, Power, and Dragon Age: Inquisition

It was a dark and stormy night…<p>You could play Dragon Age: Inquisition for 200 hours and never uncover The Fallow Mire. At least, not the same Fallow …

EA shows off live Dragon Age: Inquisition gameplay at Gamescom

Electronic Arts showed off the latest revelations about its Dragon Age: Inquisition game at the Gamescom game expo in Cologne, Germany. The game is highly anticipated, so it wasn’t a bad way to start out the company’s press conference.<p>Aaryn Flynn, general manager at BioWare, drove the demo. He …

Making Friends With Yaks and Snow Leopards in Far Cry 4

With the help of my trusty wingsuit, I've just soared across a massive chasm high up in the Himalayas. My mission is to take down the leader of a small but heavily militarized outfit of bad guys. This high up, in the ruins of an old monastery, the scenery is dominated by snow, rocky cliffs, and …

How the Assassinations in Assassin's Creed Unity Encourage Patience and Creativity

The original Assassin's Creed was a polarizing game, but one thing I always enjoyed about it was the way the actual assassinations worked. You had your target, you had a bit of hostile territory to sneak through, and beyond that it was really up to you how to take out your foe. Recent games have …

Assassin’s Creed Unity is the real ACIV: Ubisoft is finally rethinking the fundamentals of its blockbuster series

Arno, the hero of <i>Assassin’s Creed Unity</i>, looks over an expansive churchyard at his target below. He turns to an older Assassin and asks what the plan …

How Bungie's 'Destiny' Beta Transformed Me From Disinterested To True Believer

During <i>Destiny’s</i> PlayStation-exclusive Alpha run last month, something unpredictable happened to me: I found myself — a devout and longtime <i>Halo</i> fan — completely disinterested in Bungie’s ambitious shooter. The Beta, however — currently in intermission for PlayStation owners and relaunching across …

'The Strain' recap: Vampires coming to life

There can be no discussion of the second episode of FX's new horror thriller, "The Strain," that doesn't start with a giant spoiler.<p>It's the final scene of this relatively gore-lite installment, and it takes the series' shock and ewww factor to an entirely new level. It demonstrates, as if there …

An exclusive look at the new D&D Player’s Handbook—and The Warlock

<b>Ethan Gilsdorf</b> gets a first-look at some incredible high-res art from the latest edition of the classic pen-and-paper role-playing game.<p>Will Wizards …

Destiny Will Likely Have Sequels, Characters Will Carry Over

What does this mean for post-launch support?<p>Destiny looks likely to spawn several sequels, and it's for this reason that your characters are …

Ten Things To Know As You Start Playing 'Watch Dogs'

I published my massive 3,600 word review of Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs late last night, but I thought it would be wise to write a separate, shorter post to ease new players into the game with tips and hints I learned in my 20+ hours of gameplay over the weekend. There are a few things I wish I knew from …

Wolfenstein: The New Order review: machine gun

The New Order's humanity makes it something truly memorable<p><i>Wolfenstein: The New Order</i> is the product of an unexpected marriage.<p>On one side, there's Wolfenstein, id Software's oldest franchise, which came before Doom to define an era of first-person shooters. On the other side is new developer …

'Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls' Review: Through The Fire And Flames

The release of Diablo 3′s expansion, Reaper of Souls, represents the culmination of what might be one of the most dramatic quality turnarounds in gaming history. When the original Diablo 3 launched, though it improved on some aspects of its immortal predecessor, it was mostly heralded as a huge …

'South Park: The Stick Of Truth' Review

<i>South Park: The Stick of Truth</i> is one of the funnest games I’ve played all year, and one of the most enjoyable, hilarious, and disgustingly offensive roleplaying games I’ve played period.<p>You take on the role of the new kid, a pointedly silent protagonist whose timely arrival in the small Colorado …

The Stick of Truth lets you know the story is pretend, and that makes everything feel real

There is a moment in the Academy Award-winning film <i>Gravity</i> where a character sprays a fire extinguisher towards the viewer. Our view of the action is temporarily impaired due to the frost on the camera lens.<p>It's the sort of "mistake" that adds character to a film, the unplanned touches like the …

South Park: The Stick of Truth Review

Meet some friends of mine.<p>It’s really quite remarkable how South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have slowly ramped up the shock value over …

South Park: The Stick of Truth review: pen and paper

South Park, like all episodic comedies, is an engine built to generate laughs. And developer Obsidian has built a 10-12 hour game that is perfectly crafted to house that engine.<p><i>South Park: The Stick of Truth</i> is a great South Park game.<p>You'd be forgiven for thinking that's something of a backhanded …

South Park: The Stick of Truth is disgusting, offensive, and brilliant (review)

<i>Check out our Reviews Vault for past game reviews.</i><p>If the idea of battling a zombie aborted fetus bothers you, South Park: The Stick of the Truth is not the game for you.<p>In fact, you should probably avoid this new role-playing game if you’re sensitive about swearing, violence, nudity, sodomy, …

A Simple Guide for Canadians to Legally Enjoy Content from US Netflix: 2014 Edition

Netflix’s low fee of $7.99 per month is easily one of the greatest gifts to home entertainment. Emmy-worthy television content such as House of Cards …

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare review: turf war

Plants vs. Zombies is an elevating factor in a tired genre<p><i>Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare</i> is an idea that on paper at least swings wildly between stupid and obvious.<p>On the one hand, Plants vs. Zombies as a series has been a charming casual success, full of bright, fun character design and …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

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