Vigil Games has delivered Darksiders II, a sequel that builds on the franchise’s mythology while expanding on the scope and playability of its predecessor. With publisher THQ suffering from recent financial woes that prompted studio closures and layoffs, is this game the hit they need?
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Battle Beasts are back thanks to IDW and Diamond, and starting next February there will be one more toy line that demands your money.
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When I first went hands-on with Sleeping Dogs at PAX East, it felt like it had the makings of a comprehensive free-roaming action game with a great setting. Now that I’ve sat down and experienced everything it has to offer, it has thoroughly blown me away. Read the full review to found out why.
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Schwarzenegger returns as leading man and Jee-Woon Kim makes his American debut… and this is it?
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Valiant announced that they’ll be hitting this year’s Baltimore Comic Con in full force and this fanboy couldn’t be happier. With exclusive giveaways & prizes (including the much sought-after Gold Logo version of X-O #1) and killer merch available, Valiant’s booth is the place to be September 8th & 9th.
With a March 5, 2013 release date on the horizon, Square Enix’s Tomb Raider reboot has already stirred up its fair share of controversy — but regardless of how you feel about Lara Croft’s dark and gritty new origin story, you’ll have to admit that it looks pretty unbelievable. Check out a handful of newly released Gamescom screenshots after the break and see if you don’t agree.
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As part of Playmates’ relaunch of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the company has released not only an all-new line of pretty awesome 5″ figures, but a side series featuring 7″ versions of the Turtles in their classic 80’s cartoon looks. Called TMNT Classics, this line sees Playmates take a page from other recent toy lines line Mattel’s Masters of the Universe and Bandai’s Thundercats, delivering some wonderfully engineered and highly articulated– but still totally oldschool– heroes on the half shell.
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The team behind the graphic novel Joker brings us Rorschach’s long-awaited entry in the Before Watchmen series. Does it do everyone’s favorite psychotic anti-hero justice? Keep reading to find out!
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We’re back for the latest round of Ask Mattel answers! This time out, Matty discloses some design decisions for Princess of Power and Miss Martian… plus confirmation that Vertigo characters can– and WILL– appear in Club Infinite Earths, and who we can blame for the Fighting Foe Men (spoiler: grab a mirror, apparently)… check out all the answers!
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