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Final Fantasy XV Review: Final Fantasy of My Fantasies

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 12, 2016 2:50pm PST

A ten-year development cycle only brought better things for the latest main title Final Fantasy.


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Steep Review-In-Progress: Downhill Slope

By Cassidee Moser, Dec 09, 2016 3:00pm PST

Steep has some interesting moments, but it's ultimately pretty shallow. Read on for our early impressions. 


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The Last Guardian Review: Tri-camaraderie

By Brittany Vincent, Dec 08, 2016 5:59am PST

Is Fumito Ueda's latest worth jumping into after all these years? Our review. 


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Dead Rising 4 Review: A Frank Assessment

By Steve Watts, Dec 06, 2016 12:01am PST

Dead Rising 4 unabashedly goes back to its roots with a familiar hero and setting, but can it recapture the magic? Our review.


Oculus Touch Review: Two Thumbs Up

By Asif Khan, Dec 05, 2016 7:00am PST

Shacknews has spent the last few weeks testing out the brand new Oculus Touch controllers for Oculus Rift. Oculus may have the best solution for hand presence in virtual reality. Our review.


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Dishonored 2 review: A worthy adversary

By John Keefer, Nov 16, 2016 11:00am PST

The game does very little different from the original, and that's a good thng. Our review.


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Watch Dogs 2 Review: Meme Me, Amadeus

By Brittany Vincent, Nov 15, 2016 7:00am PST

Protip: There are no Falco songs in Watch Dogs 2. Our review. 


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Tyranny Review: Illusions of Grandeur

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 11, 2016 3:00pm PST

Obsidians latest cRPG, Tyranny, is now available around the world. But does it live up to the legacy of its predecessors? Our review.


"Yeah. You can. That isn't exactly the same though. It just feels like too pivotal of a moment to ..."

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Origin PC Chronos VR Review: Beauty Meets the Beast

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 10, 2016 7:00am PST

The Chronos VR is Origin PC's attempt at bringing VR-Ready hardware to a small form factor design. Were they successful? Our review.


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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Review - Something Old, Something New

By Brittany Vincent, Nov 08, 2016 12:30pm PST

More of the same, but mostly better.


Razer DeathAdder Elite Review: Superb Form and Function

By Daniel Perez, Nov 01, 2016 1:00pm PDT

The Razer DeathAdder Elite will entice you with its curves, and keep you coming back for more with its incredible performance. Our review.


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Battlefield 1 Review - Finding The Series' Identity Again

By Josh Hawkins, Oct 25, 2016 4:15pm PDT

Battlefield 1 takes the series in a new direction. But is it enough to save the series and bring it back to its former glory? Our review.


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World of Final Fantasy Review: Nostalgia Made New

By Brittany Vincent, Oct 25, 2016 12:00am PDT

This Grymoire is like opening a grimoire.


"It's just meant to be an incentive to buy the game new, and close to launch. But these editions ..."

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Titanfall 2 Review: The Iron Giant

By Cassidee Moser, Oct 24, 2016 1:15pm PDT

Titanfall 2 adds in a single-player campaign, but does it do enough to set itself apart?


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Review: Dark Souls 3: Ashes of Ariandel - A Whole New (Painted) World

By David Craddock, Oct 24, 2016 1:00pm PDT

Ashes of Ariandel offers a satisfying blend of lore, boss fights, and exploration that Souls fans love, but fails to shake some of Dark Souls 3's problems.


"Yeah, knowing you were getting a trilogy of DLCs from DS2 was a better value. You also had the ..."

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