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Possible Mobile Version Of The Binding Of Isaac: Rebirth Teased
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Weekend Warrior – Looking For Our Shadow
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These Game Gear Illustrations Deserve To Be On A Shirt
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A Corgi Gun? XCOM 2 Mod Support Is Working As Intended
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Sega Sales Down, Profits Up Nine Months Into Fiscal Year
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One Year Later: The Surprisingly Playable Assassin’s Creed Unity
on October 11, 2015 at 05:15 PM
Assassin’s Creed Unity was a complete mess at launch. That fact can’t be sugar-coated; an array of technical issues prompted an outcry from gamers – resulting in an apology from Ubisoft and the discontinuation of the planned season pass . The release of barely functional games is not...
Readers Tell Us Their Video Game Adaptation Ideas For This Year’s Best Picture Nominations
on February 22, 2015 at 07:15 PM
Yesterday, I posed a reader discussion asking what Best Picture nominated films could possibly receive video game adaptations and readers responded. You can check out the responses below where readers came up with ideas for every nominated film, posed some original ideas, while many said that the discussion...
Game Informer's Top Scoring Game Reviews Of 2014
on January 15, 2015 at 04:00 PM
We review loads of games every year, but only the best receive our special Game Informer awards. Some earn a Silver (a score of 8.5 to 8.75), some Gold (9.0 to 9.5), and an elite few make it all the way to Platinum (9.75 to 10). The most outstanding reviewed game featured in Game Informer Magazine also...
Game Informer Best Of 2014 Awards
on January 07, 2015 at 05:36 PM
Even as the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One gained a firm foothold in the industry, 2014 lacked the masterpiece titles that gamers have grown accustomed to in previous years. Don't get us wrong – there were plenty of great games to play on our new- and old-gen systems alike, but every title seemed...
Game Informer's Fifth Annual Glitchie Awards
on January 03, 2015 at 06:00 PM
Considering how many games ship broken these days, we had no shortage of glitches to comb through in 2014 to find the best of the best. Continuing our five year tradition, we scoured the internet to find the most memorable, frustrating, and downright laughable glitches and bugs to hit video games this...
The Five Worst Games Of 2014
on December 30, 2014 at 12:12 PM
Everyone wants to talk about the best the year had to offer, but maybe that's just a coping mechanism. Maybe all the positivity is just an attempt to forget the fact that we also spent hours playing some complete garbage, too. Like last year , we collected some videos and review excerpts from the...
Top 10 Game Trailers Of 2014
on December 28, 2014 at 03:52 PM
Creating an exceptional trailer is not easy. The best ones are a nebulous fusion of gameplay, cinematics, music, and atmosphere all working together to ignite viewers’ excitement. The right combination of these elements can surprise and delight gamers, and we saw plenty of great examples in 2014...
The Best Achievements And Trophies Of 2014
on December 24, 2014 at 06:00 PM
Whether you love them, hate them, or forget they exist until they pop on your screen and interrupt your game, achievements and trophies are a (literally) required feature of all PlayStation 3, 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and Steam games. I fall into the love camp, and these are some of my favorites from 2014...
Video Game Halloween Costumes 2014: The Good, The Bad, The Stupid
on October 27, 2014 at 04:50 PM
Each October, we all have to answer the eternal question: What should I be for Halloween? Thanks to Internet retailers, we have more choices for video game-themed costumes than ever. We also have access to some of the stupidest costume choices ever known to man.
Tokyo Game Show 2014 News, Previews, Trailers And More Round-Up
on September 20, 2014 at 06:13 PM
The Tokyo Game Show is complete, and we've rounded up all of our coverage resulting from the show. Below you will find everything we've published (so far) from our time at the show, organized in easy to follow sections. Features As you might have assume from the name Tokyo Game Show, the show...
Seen At PAX Prime 2014
on August 31, 2014 at 02:36 AM
PAX Prime is home to cosplayers , giant bear statues, escalators, and at least one gigantic Pikachu. We took pictures of all of it, just in case you didn't believe us. This guy (Ziggs from League of Legends) greets everyone heading upstairs. He's very happy to see you. In the middle of a hall...
Seen At Comic Con 2014: Cosplay
on July 27, 2014 at 01:31 AM
Comic Con is a consistently impressive display of costumes across an incredible range of entertainment media. This is only a small sampling of some of the video game cosplay on display on the show. It's a mass of Michael Myers. A picture of Aerith and Sephiroth. Yes, I'm kidding. Don't know...
Weekend Warrior 7/25/14
on July 25, 2014 at 07:00 PM
Even though working at Game Informer is great, it's still hard work. Sometimes we need to take a break from playing and writing about video games to...well, play more video games. It looks like many of us plan to spend this weekend relaxing, catching up on recent releases, or digging through some...
Reader Discussion – How Do You Feel About Delays?
on May 27, 2014 at 03:46 PM
Delays are a part of the industry. Whether publishers decide to aim for more lucrative release windows or developers need more time to polish their games, delays are common occurrence. Today it was announced that Bethesda's horror title, The Evil Within will not arrive until October, and Sony's...
Kato's Titles That Excite In 2014
on January 01, 2014 at 01:00 PM
It's always fun to catch the buzz on a game. You discover details on a title and your mind starts to explore all the possibilities and where the game is going to take you. So far, 2014 looks to be another year capable of filling us with such wonder. Here's a list of titles I'm earmarking...
Looking Ahead To The Conversations Of 2014
on January 01, 2014 at 11:33 AM
Last year was filled with the excitement of new console launches, the curiosity caused by Steam Machine concept, and the sadness of publishers THQ and LucasArts folding. No doubt the impact of these stories will be felt in 2014, but new conversations will emerge. Here are three that we’re keeping...
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