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The Last of Us Review

The Last of Us review.

PlayStation 4’s F2P launch lineup adds ‘Warframe,’ ‘DCUO,’ ‘PlanetSide 2’

Sony's free-to-play games offering on the PlayStation 4 grows, with three more titles headed to the console at or close to launch: Digital Extremes' 'Warframe,' plus 'PlanetSide 2' and 'DC Universe Online,' both from Sony Online…

‘Dragon’s Dogma Quest’ revealed as free-to-play RPG for PS Vita

The next chapter in the Dragon's Dogma series is Dragon's Dogma Quest, a free-to-play 2D role-playing game that is coming exclusively to PlayStation Vita in fall 2013. Only confirmed for Japan right now.

Microsoft’s Ballmer and Tellem reportedly meet with TV execs in Hollywood

Microsoft execs Steve Ballmer and Nancy Tellem reportedly meet with key figures in Hollywood's TV biz to discuss the non-interactive entertainment possibilities for the Xbox One and show off the hardware.

‘Deus Ex: The Fall’ revealed as a mobile game due this summer

'Deus Ex: The Fall' is not a sequel to 'Deus Ex: Human Revolution,' but rather to the 2011 novel 'Deus Ex: The Icarus Effect.' It's coming out exclusively for smartphones and tablets this summer.

‘Fables’ movie plans move forward with new writer and director

Bill Willingham's DC/Vertigo comic book series 'Fables' is once again due for a film adaptation, this time with Nikolaj Arcel and Jeremy Slater writing and directing, respectively, under the oversight of 'Harry Potter' producer Heyday…

The Last of Us review: A bright moment in gaming, shining through a dark world

Naughty Dog makes it tough to say goodbye to the PlayStation 3, as 'The Last of Us' shows that you don’t need ultra-powerful hardware to tell a memorable story. And the story in 'The Last of Us' is among the best around.
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Omni brings full-body VR gaming to Kickstarter, reaches funding goal in hours

The Omni follows the lead of the Oculus Rift, with a newly launched Kickstarter campaign for a treadmill-like device that is made to work with standard game controllers and other peripherals. The campaign reached and then doubled its…

‘Shadow of the Eternals’ crowdfunding campaign temporarily shut down, pending ‘new developments’

Precursor Games' crowdfunding campaign for 'Shadow of the Eternals' shuts down this week, unfulfilled, but the studio promises that 'exciting new developments' will surface soon and the campaign will be restarted.

Double Fine’s ‘Massive Chalice’ crushes its Kickstarter goal, and still has 23 days to go

Double Fine's 'Massive Chalice' Kickstarter reach its funding goal of $725,000 after less than a week. It's Double Fine's second successful Kickstarter campaign, after the one for the adventure game that became 'Broken Age' earned many…

E3 2013 preview: Sony and Microsoft cross swords, Nintendo scrambles for a 1-up

E3 2013 is coming, and with it will come a new day for the gaming industry. E3 has always been an important annual event for gaming, but this year’s show will be the biggest in years.

The HD remake ‘Fable Anniversary’ coming to Xbox 360 (but not Xbox One) later this year

Microsoft revealed the game Lionhead has been teasing all week, an HD remake of the original 'Fable' called 'Fable Anniversary.' Curiously, it won't appear on Xbox One, despite the fact that both the game and the console are expected to…