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  • "Holy Crap!" Moments In Gaming

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    They get seared into your mind, leaving an indelible mark that lasts forever. Those moments that define not only your track record as a gamer, but why it is you pick up a controller in the first place. Simply put, they're the highlights---or lowlights... More
  • Top 10 Things Nick Said While Playing Tony Hawk Ride

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    I walked into the conference room this afternoon to an alarming sight: Nick swaying and gyrating like an idiot as he played Tony Hawk: Ride. Not only did he look stupid, his frustration and anger were causing him to swear up a storm. Before he noticed... More
  • Too Soon To Be Forgotten: The Misfits Of Late 2009

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    In a season filled with behemoths like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Assassin's Creed 2 and Left 4 Dead 2, a lot of smaller releases get completely lost. Games that don't have a big marketing push or name recognition are typical casualties,... More
  • Why I Love PC Gaming: Dragon Age Edition

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    This weekend was all Dragon Age, all the time. It is superb, and probably my personal game of the year for 2009. I can't think of another game that lines up so exactly with what I want out of a fantasy RPG. That said, there are still some issues.... More
  • Respect The Knife: Two Incredible Modern Warfare 2 Kills

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    Over the last two weekends, most of my time (and I seriously mean most of it) has gone to Modern Warfare 2 multiplayer. Now that my kill to death ratio is a healthy 1.11 (trending toward 1.5/1.6), I've been able to pull my head out of the fray to... More
  • That New Old Game

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    Like a lot of you, I've been playing various sports franchises for a while now. You might expect – like I do – that by now I'd be so good at these games that I wouldn't need any help. But I do, and that's what I'm ssssllllooooowwwwwllllyyy... More
  • Overheard #2: Game Informer Quotables

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    The Overheard blog captures some of the hilarious things heard around the Game Informer office. In case you missed the first post in the Overheard series, click here to read some of the funny (and oftentimes nonsensical) things said by the editors. Now... More
  • The[Crafty]Gamer: Luke Robinson

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    This week The[Crafty]Gamer features Missouri native Luke Robinson and his bottle cap art. The PE instructor has recreated his favorite childhood video game characters using different colored bottle caps to ensure each pixel is accounted for. Read on for... More
  • CosBlog #7: Siegfried Schtauffen by Orochi X

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    Fanboys (and girls) are a special breed in the gaming world. With their zealous enthusiasm they single-handedly have the ability to make or break games, breathe life back into flailing franchises and (if they use their powers for evil) start flame wars... More
  • War Of The Roses: Modern Warfare 2 Vs. Dragon Age: Origins

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    Last week, my wife Kelly decided to start a Dragon Age: Origins campaign of her own. She had previously been watching me play it, but decided my warrior was lame, and that a mage's journey would be more entertaining to follow. Now, I'm sure most... More
  • Gaming Is A Great Verb, But A Terrible Adjective

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    I love gaming as a hobby, but whenever someone comes out with a new product specifically marketed to gamers it just comes across as skeevy and exploitive. Why can’t gamers drink normal Mountain Dew and eat Twix like everyone else? Seriously, why... More
  • Impulse: Madden NFL Arcade

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    By all accounts, this year’s Madden NFL 10 the strongest entry in the franchise for years. For more casual fans, or those who aren’t ready to shell out $60 for another installment of the yearly series, EA Sports has created Madden NFL Arcade... More