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Achievement Unlocked: “Halo 4” Review

It’s never easy to see something you love and grown accustomed to change hands. Among developers there’s always that uneasy feeling. It’s hard to describe but I often feel it myself at work sometimes. Spending months on some code to hand over to another team that you hope will continue on with the same quality […]

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NY Games Conference 2012 Highlights

Whenever you attend any conference this year the same buzz words seem to pop up: DLC, Freemium, Next-gen, and fatigue. All central themes that highlighted this year’s NY Games Conference which primarily focused on the business side of game development. It’s a side that most developers, including myself, often overlook. It’s one thing to create […]

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Rock Band Blitz Review

It seems like only yesterday Rock Band changed the way we viewed music games. No longer were they a solo exercise of challenge and an ever continuing struggle for the next higher score. The music game became something social, to be enjoyed with friends at a party. Today, music rhythm games have lost their relevance, […]

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Rock Band Blitz Video Preview- Power Ups

Looking to put that mountain of Rock Band DLC to good use when your band isn’t around?  Check out the throwback arcade music title, Rock Band Blitz this summer on XBLA and PSN!

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Quantum Conundrum Review

It’s hard to not be struck with Déjà vu at the start of Quantum Conundrum. In short, it’s a science themed first person action physics puzzler not unlike the Portal franchise. In fact, Quantum Conudrum’s lead designer Kim Swift, was the co creator of Portal and involved in the making of the Left 4 Dead […]

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Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth

Ubisoft has picked up the Marvel mantle with a new game, Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth,  a motion controlled fighting game featuring 20 heroes and villains including the Hulk, Spider-man, Iron man, Wolverine and more. The game’s style draws from the Secret Invasion storyline from the comics rather than the recent Hollywood motion pictures. Marvel Avengers: Battle for […]

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This Week in Gaming – E3 Edition (Week Ending 6/3/12)

This week I think shall refrain from the regular gaming news recap and just go straight into the E3 links you need to know. If you’re not sure what E3 is, it stands for the Electronic Entertainment Expo and it used to be sole source for huge gaming announcements. Over the years that has changed […]

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In case you missed ’em, last week’s gaming news today (Week ending on 5/25/12)

Another week has come and gone and only the gaming news remains. Continue reading to see all that happened last week…   

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This Week in Gaming – Week Ending on May 11th, 2012

ACTIVISION’S MEN IN BLACK: ALIEN CRISIS TEASER VIDEO ACTIVISION ANNOUNCES E-MOVIE CASH PROMOTION FOR THE UPCOMING BATTLESHIP™ AND MEN IN BLACK: ALIEN CRISIS™ VIDEO GAMES PRIMAL CARNAGE UNLEASHES NEW VIDEO MOVE OVER MLG, A NEW COMPETITOR HAS ENTERED THE ARENA: VIRGIN GAMING DRAGON’S DOGMA REVEALS NEW UR-DRAGON EVENT MODE ANNOUNCING THE LAUNCH OF ROCKSTAR GAMES […]

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This Week in Gaming – Week ending on May 4th, 2012

A weekly digest of all things gaming curated by Dani, GamerGal (@RoyalFlushGal) on RFMag.com. This week, Royal Flush takes a look at the week that was as everyone gets excited for the week ahead. This week… Modest Law shared his interview with Airtight Game’s Kim Swift.Check it out here! Skyrim gets Kinect Support – See More […]

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Kim Swift Quantum Conundrum Interview

While at PAX East, I got some face time with the very charming and creative, Kim Swift of Air Tight Games where we talked about the upcoming title: Quantum Conundrum. Kim is famous for her work on Left 4 Dead as well as being the Co-creator of Portal.

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Red Vs Blue Season 10 to Feature Elijah Wood

No, not the Venezuelan look alike either; the real, nine fingered, ring toting Elijah Wood will be featured on Red vs. Blue as the A.I. Stegma. In other neat Rooster Teeth news the gaming comedy just announced their one billionth view on YouTube. “Hitting one billion views was a confusing moment for us. We had heard […]