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Oz the Great and Powerful review, just like Army of Darkness but with more shiny and less humor

Sam Raimi’s prequel to the Wizard of Oz, titled Oz the great and Powerful, is a visual feast of imaginative designs, but the story lacks the emotional weight to connect.
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Mass Effect 3: Citadel DLC Review

Mass Effect 3: Citadel DLC review.
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Angry Birds goes free for iDevices, now App of the Week in iTunes store and once again top of the charts

Players of Angry Birds Lite rejoice! The bird-flinging game has been catapulted back to the top of the iOS app chart after developer Rovio this week made the full version available for free.
Gaming

Even with new consoles coming, Call of Duty may cling to its past for now

The engine has been tweaked and tuned up over the years, but the Infinity Ward Engine that powers the Call of Duty games has been relatively unchanged since 2005. According to a new job posting with Infinity Ward, that's not going to change…
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Besides being prettier, PS4 games will also be much, much smarter

The next generation of game consoles like the PlayStation 4 will offer a whole lot more computing power to game makers, but does that just mean that games will be prettier? xaitment CEO Mike Walsh speaks with Digital Trends about how his…
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InXile once again obliterates its Kickstarter goals with a spiritual successor to ‘Planescape: Torment’

Brian Fargo and InXile Entertainment are one a roll. After raising nearly $3 million in 2012 to fund Wasteland 2, which is due out in October, the studio is already on to its next project. Planescape: Torment successor Torment: Tides of…
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The NPD defines the “core gamer,” and suggests that they are spending less money than before

Smartphones, tablets, digital distribution, and social networks have democratized the video game industry to an unprecedented degree in the past five years. More people across a wider gender and age spectrum are playing. According to the…
Game Review

God of War: Ascension Review

God of War: Ascension review.
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God of War: Ascension review – Makes a great footnote, but it’s still a footnote

Sony Santa Monica is helping to say goodbye with the PS3 with one of the last exclusives the system will see. And while it isn’t quite on par with the previous God of War titles, it’s still decapitated head and bloody shoulders above…
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Ubisoft to Nintendo: We want a Wii U price cut and we want it now

Nintendo hasn't releaseed a major new Wii U game since November, and sales of the console as of January are far below 100,000 per month in the US. If Nintendo expects game studios to make titles for Wii U, it needs to get the box selling…
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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate Review

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate Review.
Gaming

Sam Raimi accuses Blizzard of ‘mismanagement,’ forcing him to leave the Warcraft adaptation

Until recently, Sam Raimi, was attached to direct a film based on Blizzard's World of Warcraft. Raimi, a self-professed fan, was moving ahead when he suddenly backed out without explanation. The director is now claiming that Blizzard's…