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The Legend of Korra Review: Chi Blocked

By Steve Watts, Oct 29, 2014 11:30am PDT

Between the show's inventive premise and Platinum's development skill, The Legend of Korra could have been something truly special. That potential makes it all the more disappointing that this game is so aggressively mediocre. Our review.


Shack Reels: 10 ways to improve Destiny

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 25, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Even though it continues to pull people back in, there's no denying that Destiny can be better. So Greg looks at ten ways the game can improve.


Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare PC system requirements revealed

By Daniel Perez, Oct 20, 2014 7:45am PDT

The PC system requirements for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare have been revealed. Let's see if your rig has what it takes to take on this "advanced" shooter.


Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions launching November on PC, Xbox and PlayStation platforms

By Daniel Perez, Oct 09, 2014 10:40am PDT

Activision has announced Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions will be available this November on PC, last-gen and current-gen consoles.


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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare gets free digital upgrade program

By Steve Watts, Oct 08, 2014 8:15am PDT

If you buy Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare digitally on the last generation, you can upgrade to the shiny new versions once you get a PlayStation 4 or Xbox One. Plus, you'll keep all your gear and DLC.


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Skylanders Trap Team review: all the trappings

By Steve Watts, Oct 07, 2014 8:30am PDT

Skylanders is up to its fourth iteration in as many years, with yet another gimmick to entice players to buy a new Portal of Power. Does the new trapping mechanic make the new game worthwhile? Our review.


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Opinion: How Destiny can fix its end-game

By Steve Watts, Oct 01, 2014 11:25am PDT

Bungie has started to take steps in the right direction by listening to fan feedback on Destiny, but the core gameplay loop at the endgame is still fundamentally broken. Here's how they can fix it.


"So what is the incentive to play it now? It seems like I should just put Destiny of the shelf ..."

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Destiny: What to do when you're at max level

By Nathaniel Hohl, Sep 29, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Like any good MMO, Destiny's appeal doesn't run out once a player reaches the maximum character level of 20. Here are five different activities Destiny players can participate in after hitting the level cap.


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The Legend of Korra behind-the-scenes video discusses game's origins

By Daniel Perez, Sep 29, 2014 12:30pm PDT

A new behind-the-scenes video discusses the origins of the upcoming The Legend of Korra game.


Exploring a Destiny 'loot farm' on Venus

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 29, 2014 10:30am PDT

Loot farms are getting harder to come by in Destiny. Luckily, Rumpo has a place for you to go.


"I think it's 50 of spirit bloom, helium, etc, exchanged for 4 vanguard marks. There are far more ..."

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Destiny 1.0.2 patch adding Engram changes

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 26, 2014 2:45pm PDT

Bungie is making some changes to Engrams you encounter with next week's scheduled patch.


"Because after the patch purple engrams would produce better items more consistently. Versus if ..."

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Shack Reels: Destiny's Intellect, Discipline, and Strength explained

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 24, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Rumpo explains the merits of Intellect, Discipline, and Strength in his latest look at Destiny.


"You also find gear that says it buffs int/disc/str but then you have weapon upgrades that buff ..."

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer debuts Exo Survival mode

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 24, 2014 10:35am PDT

The latest trailer debuts Advanced Warfare's take on four-player co-op survival.


Shack Reels: Touring Destiny's Tower

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 23, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Our own Rumpo offers Destiny newcomers a helpful guide to the Tower.


Opinion: How Hearthstone may have killed a Titan

By Steve Watts, Sep 23, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Blizzard has finally pulled the plug on Project Titan, and it's likely in part because Hearthstone taught the company some valuable lessons.


"They were made Condor, who were renamed to Blizzard North when Blizzard bought them. Then let ..."

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