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  • 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
  • Overheard: GI Editors Say The Darndest Things

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    The nature of our work as video game magazine editors and our day-to-day activities inevitably make for interesting, and often hilarious, conversations. This blog captures some of the funnier/stranger things overheard around the Game Informer office starring... More
  • The Deskside: #2

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    Find out the answer to an age-old question in issue #2. More
  • Is The Force Unleashed's Reimagining Of Hoth Worth Playing?

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    Earlier this week, LucasArts re-released The Force Unleashed for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. Dubbed the Ultimate Sith Edition, this version comes packaged with an exclusive Hoth level not available in the standard retail SKU, or as a download. In... More
  • My Pile Of Shame

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    I have to assume every gamer has the same problem. And if you don't, kudos to you (and how do you get any sleep for that matter?) It's those particular games that you have every intention of playing, but for some reason never get around to. As... More
  • The[Crafty]Gamer: Alana Dunitz

    This week The[Crafty]Gamer features Alana Dunitz from Canada. The Nintendo junkie has put a new twist on the Rubik's Cube adding panels featuring Mega Man, Mario, Metroid and more! You can even check out her hand-painted Mega Man NES. Read on for... More
  • The Prince Of Persia Gets More Mail Than I Do

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    Okay, so we have a few statues around the office. One of these statues is the Prince of Persia. You might recognize him from a game called The Prince of Persia. Anyway, he’s started getting mail. I don’t know how he ended up on the Official... More
  • Borderlands Easter Egg Pays Off After All

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    A week ago I posted a story to my blog recounting the trials and tribulations I went through to decode an Easter egg in Borderlands. It involved a QR code, a crappy cell phone, and some mad MS Paint skills.

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  • CosBlog #6: Kula Diamond by Catzilerella

    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
  • The Deskside: #1

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    Welcome to my brand-new, unreliably updated webcomic! This first issue deals with some pretty tough issues like helmets and stuff. Enjoy! (Disclaimer: Yes, I realize how unfunny I am.) More
  • Role-Playing Dogs: Which Pup Makes The Best Companion?

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    This console generation has brought many innovations. One that has been overlooked is the evolution of dog companions in this generation's role-playing games. They play fetch, dig for loot, and treat monsters like chew toys. Three games have brought... More