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Alienware 18 Review

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If there’s one laptop that deserves to be called the most powerful, it’s the Alienware 18. Dell has done a great job with the construction and customization of this laptop. It’s made out of metal materials for durability. Everything from the chassis to the hinges is strong. You can open and close the lid up to 20,000 times before the ... Read More »

World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria – Is it a Good Expansion? What About the Changes and New Content?

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Blizzard has seen a small decline in subscribers in recent years, mainly due to the fact that many WoW players were disappointed in expansions – especially Cataclysm. Those who have been playing since the very beginning didn’t like some of the changes to their favorite zones and dungeons. However, that sentiment changed after the release of World of Warcraft: Mists ... Read More »

Coolest Computer Game Inspired Cross Stitch Patterns

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Cross stitching and computer games are not two things that many people would immediately th ink go hand in hand, however the sprites from older computer games make particularly good cross stitch patterns. Using pre-existing stitch patterns There are already plenty of websites offering cross stitch patterns, including several for computer games. Spritestitch.com has a wealth of tried and tested ... Read More »

Watch the first gameplay footage of GTA V

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Rockstar Games have released the first gameplay football of the upcoming Grand Theft Auto 5 set for release on 17 September 2013. GTA V will be the 15th game in this very successfully franchise and Rockstar have promised us this will be the biggest one yet.  The game world expected to be better than GTA IV and GTA: San Andreas ... Read More »

Borderlands 2 Review for Xbox 360

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The premise of most first person shooter games is simple – shoot the bad guys, complete the missions and you are done. They are games that can get very boring, very quickly. Although Borderlands 2 does have elements of first person shooters, it is a game that stands out from the crowd. Set five years after the first Borderlands, the ... Read More »

Bioshock Infinite for Xbox 360

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Bioshock Infinite – the third instalment in the series takes place in a sky city going by the name of Columbia. You play the role of Booker Dewitt – a former Pinkerton agent sent on mission to find a girl to wipe away his debt. Columbia is as I mentioned a sky city – and unlike the previous two Bioshock ... Read More »

Top Five Strategy Games

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Strategy games have held a special place in the heart of gamers for decades, celebrated as some of the most creative and thought-provoking games of any genre. But while many other game types see constant releases, fans of strategy games are sometimes left waiting years for another solid entry in their favorite genre, creating a small pool of strategy games ... Read More »

The Best Ski And Snowboarding Console & PC Games

Whether you’re an avid fan of taking a board or some skis up a mountain and hurling yourself down the slopes, or you’re really more of a bedroom boarder and skier, there are some great ski and snowboarding games out there that can help you hone your skills – or just pretend that you have some. The advanced technology of ... Read More »

Top 5 Military Video Games of All Time

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cc licensed flickr photo shared by wilvbcfc Video gaming has revolutionized the world since its inception. Within this revolution the genre of military gaming has gained a unique foothold that will not be easily relinquished. Within various publications the rankings of the top 5 military video games of all time may differ with the exception of one or two. Fan ... Read More »

State of Console Gaming

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Gaming is, undoubtedly, the most popular form of entertainment with younger generations and the older members of society are keen to take it up too. For some people it’s even becoming a way of life, with gaming competitions offering thousands of dollars prize money. New developments in technology mean that gaming is becoming even more widespread, entering more aspects of our everyday lives – like ... Read More »

Top 5 Video Game Cover Songs of All Time

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If there’s one great thing about video games, apart from the games themselves that is, it’s the music. From the very first days of home computers and consoles games have been making us hum along with often simple – yet unforgettable melodies. With the advent of video sharing sites and webcams people all over the globe have been able to ... Read More »

Video Games: ‘Do the Mess Around!’

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Normally the reason to play a video game is to try and complete it. Sure you might get stuck or bored part way through but you were always trying to reach the end. But occasionally a game is released where the goals and overall storyline become irrelevant. These games all have fantastic stories and there’s always something new to achieve, ... Read More »