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Kingdoms of Amalur

Before playing the demo, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning wasn’t really even a blip on my radar. It’s a weird post-holiday-season release from EA, that is dropping a month before the real anticipated EA release of the first half of the

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Arkham City is the sequel Asylum deserves

 Batman gets kind of a bum rap.  His most popular incarnation, by far, is “Movie Batman.”  Movie Batman is essentially James Bond in a funny outfit.  He’s loaded to the teeth with gadgets, he zips around the town in fancy

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Assassin’s Creed: Sequel #3

Ugh.  What is it with derivative game sequels this season?  First there’s Deus Ex, then Modern Warfare 3, and now another Assassin’s Creed rehash.  Sigh. I suppose I should bring everyone up to speed on Assassin’s Creed, first.  In case

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A tale of two bombings

After I posted my Saints Row 3 review, EB and I continued playing the campaign.  I’d already made up my mind that the story was a thin excuse for stuff blowing up left and right, and I said so in

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Up for a holiday Oddysee?

While perusing some holiday deals on PC downloads, I came across two titles that I positively loved that you can own for a combined total of $6.  These are Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee and Oddworld: Abe’s Exodus. If you love a

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Another pass at The Binding of Isaac

I played probably 10 minutes of The Binding of Isaac the other day, before I had to stop. The game didn’t save, so I was kind of irritated with it. I decided that maybe I didn’t give it a fair

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Human Revolution: AI Iteration

I’ve been a big fan of the Deus Ex series since the beginning. I like the cyberpunk setting and the gameplay tends to be pretty good. There’s always a wide variety of ways to approach any given problem, which keeps

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