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Anarchy Reigns

In 2010 Platinum Games won the hearts and minds of many gamers with the double punch of Bayonetta and Vanquish. Sure, MadWorld and Infinite Space had previously been received fairly positively, but it was this […]

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Far Cry 3

“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results” So said Albert Einstein, and (less notably, but more pertinently to the topic at hand) Vaas Montenegro, Far […]

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James Carter’s 2012

It’s New Year’s Eve and I sit next to the fire, mulling over previous years in video gaming as I’m prone to do on a cold December evening. With their rap sheets long forgotten, lost […]

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Leon Cox’s 2012

Life, changing While undoubtedly not the greatest ever year for new releases, 2012 was nevertheless a significant one for videogaming and also for me personally, with the landscape changing dramatically for both. Not least from my […]

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Darren Gargette’s 2012

So we came this far to the year 2012 and now we’re going to die in a fiery pit of death Before that happens, let me tell you what I did to prepare myself for the onrush […]

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Joshua Garrity’s 2012

2012: A phenomenal year for smaller development teams working in the downloadable space I can’t remember another year where these games have been in such high quantity and quality. Ironically it has also been the […]

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Hitman: Absolution

What is this I’m feeling? Is it pleasure? Pain? Hitman: Absolution leaves mixed emotions after the series’ long break. There was a time, some ten years ago, when Hitman was one of the staples of […]