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[Update] iOS Version Of The Binding Of Isaac: Rebirth Rejected From App Store
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Report: Titanfall 2 Will Have A Single-Player Campaign, TV Spin-Off Is In Development
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Kyle Hilliard's Top Five Games Of Last Generation
on January 01, 2015 at 08:00 PM
I’m sure many of our lists will feature broad open worlds and RPGs full of choices and alternate player-driven directions, but I have always been a fan of the more curated experience – the one that has been designed with a specific goal in mind that the player must accomplish. I love exploring...
Eight Video Game Characters That Kind Of Look Alike
on September 27, 2014 at 06:54 PM
Sometimes video game characters from different games look surprisingly similar. Moira Burton and Abigail "Fetch" Walker We don't know much about Moira Burton from Resident Evil Revelations 2 yet, but we have seen what she looks like and we can't help but be reminded of Infamous Second...
Top 10 Platformers Of The Generation
on July 31, 2014 at 11:00 AM
We take a look at the 10 games that defined – and redefined – the platforming genre in this past generation. It was an interesting console generation for the storied platforming genre. While it isn't the commercial powerhouse it once was, the genre grew in many ways - both by evolving...
Five Effective Video Game Teaser Images
on May 17, 2014 at 06:35 PM
Recently, the creator of Flappy Bird tweeted out an image from his new game . It was a tease for what's to come and it got me thinking about still image teasers of the past that worked to get me excited about upcoming games. Final Fantasy XII Following the release of Final Fantasy X and armed with...
Games From Last Generation With Distinct Art Styles
on March 11, 2014 at 03:30 PM
This last generation was many gamers’ first step into the world of HD graphics. It was an incredible leap; games were more detailed and shined visually. But along with the good, there was some bad. Super-detailed and visually impressive does not always equate to appealing to the eye. While we saw...
Six Games Filled With Constant Death
on March 09, 2014 at 07:15 PM
There has been resurgence in recent years of games that punish you by repeatedly killing you without apology. Maybe it’s because we’ve grown tired of games that are too easy over the years, or maybe we’ve just always been gluttons for punishment, and developers are finally figuring...
Limbo iOS Impressions – The Same Beautiful Experience, With Inferior Controls
on July 03, 2013 at 11:50 AM
I consider myself a bit of a Limbo expert. I played the game multiple times when it released on Xbox 360, even getting the “fewer than five deaths” Achievement. When the game released on PlayStation 3, I played through it again (getting the fewer than five deaths Trophy this time), and yet...
First Five Indie Games You Should Buy On Sony's Indie Store
on May 07, 2013 at 02:54 PM
Today, Sony announced that it would be adding an Indie category to its online PlayStation store. There have been so many great indie games over the years that there is already a wealth of great gaming content available on the store, but if you've stayed away from the indie scene for the last several...
Being Badass Isn't Always Better
on October 02, 2012 at 06:22 PM
Many games put a heavy emphasis on making the player feel like a badass. Players are constantly receiving feedback from games about how powerful and tough they are, whether it’s through the character they controlled, the weapons they wield, the armor they customize, or the enemies they defeat....
Essential Games Of This Generation – Editors' Picks
on November 05, 2011 at 05:01 PM
In Game Informer issue 224, we ran an essential list of the games from this generation that every gamer absolutely needs to play. While that list was fairly encompassing, it was also just a list. To give context to that list, a few Game Informer editors highlight some of their personal essentials. Limbo...
The Good, The Not So Good, And The Ugly Of Today's New IPs
on October 07, 2011 at 10:00 PM
New intellectual properties are a dangerous business. A lot of time and work could lead to massive success and assured future prospects in the world of video games. Alternatively, it could lead to catastrophic failure and a scramble to make up for lost time. New IPs aren’t necessarily rare. They...
Reader & Staff Game Of The Year 2010 Picks
on January 07, 2011 at 07:07 PM
We made our picks for the best games of the year, so now it's time to see what the readers think. Users on this website voted for the best games in a variety of categories. Some of the winners line up neatly with ours, but a few dark horses won the readers' acclaim. See how your favorites stack...
Minimalism Done Right
on October 20, 2010 at 05:30 PM
Some of the most memorable titles in gaming are the ones developers strip down to the core. Even with simplistic control schemes and less emphasis on polygon counts, minimalistic games provide the type of experience that stick with you long after you put down the controller. Here are a few titles that...
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