Sep 042014
 

Diablo_3_ultimate_evil

Of all the missteps ever made by Blizzard Entertainment, from balance problems in Starcraft to World of Warcraft’s increasingly convoluted lore, few failings stand out more than Diablo III. Released with the hype train pulling out all the stops to ensure a smash hit, sales for the title soured despite a decidedly mixed reception within its community. Some loved it for its core concepts, others hated it for the DRM policies and story, but now Blizzard seems to have fully devoted itself to answering the criticisms of its fans. At least on a mechanical level anyway.

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Nov 202013
 

toptenbiggestdis

So with the PlayStation 4’s release and the Xbox One following a short distance behind another gaming generation has come to a close. While titles will still be made for the older consoles, much of the attention will be drawn to the next generation. Still, every generation is marked by its failings as much as its successes, but what of the games which fall short of the mark? The ones which promise the world to those who buy them yet prove to be nothing like anything promised to gamers? Here’s a list of the Top Ten Biggest Disappointments which plagued the games industry over the last several years.

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Aug 012013
 

BigFallPreview

Oh September, by the time it’s hit you already have an idea of how it will bleed your wallet dry. Yet, you prefer to lie to yourself about how it will not. Well, keep on lying kiddo, keep on lying. In all seriousness though, September is when the hard spending hits. It’s just long enough removed from the Steam Summer Sale, but not just in the scope of all of the AAA releases. Whoever sneaks in here is the winner by default, default of giving you the sign of what’s to come. September 2013 looks interesting.

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Mar 242013
 

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As far as reputation goes, Blizzard has a pretty stellar one. People line up out the door for their games and ask for more with a smile on their face. The company starts off 2013 with releasing a much anticipated Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm. An expansion set for one of the most iconic strategy games that brings the Zerg, and their enigmatic and now outcast leader – Kerrigan – to the forefront. Is it worth picking up the fight or should you let this one slide?

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Jan 312013
 

dialight

Although Torchlight 2 and Diablo 3 are their own different games and are both great in their own way, you can’t help but think how come Torchlight 2 is a lot more entertaining than Diablo 3, and why Diablo 3 should have been Torchlight 2, if you’re not already confused  here are a few comparisons.

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May 242012
 

As E3 draws closer and closer, more and more and more news become concerned with the announcements we may see. People will speculate and try to guess which company will bring what exactly to the show. Fortunately for us, there is still plenty of good news to go around. Welcome to Thursday.

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