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Here’s What to Play on Your PS4 Now That ‘No Man’s Sky’ Is Delayed

The sci-fi epic from Hello Games has, apparently, moved back in the release schedule. But don't bemoan the delay—start playing these other games, instead.
Mike Diver
5.26.16
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The Devil, Advocated: ‘DmC’ Remains a Fresh Breath of Fire

Flamed on its original release by series fanboys, 'DmC' deserves its second chance on new-gen consoles.
Ewen Hosie
3.10.15
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‘Max Payne’ Was the Game That Understood My Depression

Remedy's neo-noir romp rippled with Norse mythology proved an unlikely companion when life was at its darkest.
Ed Smith
3.9.15
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Would You Kindly Read This Article on Gaming’s Greatest Plot Twist?

No video game of this or the previous generation has flipped its story quite as fantastically as 2K's original "BioShock."
Mike Diver
2.23.15
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This Was the Week in Video Games

The Peter Molyneux controversy continued, something called the World Video Game Hall of Fame came into being, and a bunch of games came out.
Mike Diver
2.21.15
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These Video Games Are Categorically Fresh to Death

It's usually a tedious, cobwebby metaphor for failure—but some of today's video games have wonderfully inventive approaches to "death."
Edwin Evans-Thirlwell
2.20.15
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What Can Be Done About Gaming’s Culture of Distrust?

Developers have turned on journalists, who are apparently waging a war against gamers, so how can we make a brighter future for what we hold dear?
Mike Diver
2.19.15
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If a Game Is Great, Who Cares if It’s Short?

"The Order: 1886" is over in no time at all, but that really wouldn't matter if the hyped PS4 exclusive was actually any good.
Mike Diver
2.19.15
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‘No Man’s Sky’ Sounds Amazing, Literally

One of 2015's most anticipated video games has sound design that's every bit as innovative as its gameplay.
Mike Diver
2.18.15
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The Makers of Mobile Hit '80 Days' on the Importance of the User Interface

Successful video games allow players many options in as few clicks as possible. That's great for users, and difficult for developers.
Matt Porter
2.18.15
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The Video Games That Want You Dead

Steam's "Early Access" is full of half-finished survival titles right now, all different but bound by a single common goal: to kill you.
Steve Hogarty
2.17.15
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They May Look Great, But Video Games Can Never be 'Cinematic'

Today's big-budget video games look and sound great, but "cinematic" is something that they're not.
Ed Smith
2.16.15
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