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Toy Fair 2015: Square Enix/Play Arts Kai

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Square/PAK unveil a slew of pieces inspired by all forms of media, from new and old licenses alike.

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Action/RPGs Meet Tabletop Gaming in Hand of Fate

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Developed and published by Defiant Development, Hand of Fate is a genre-bending title that exists at the crossroads of hack-and-slash adventure games and tabletop role-playing; incorporating deckbuilding elements with third-person action segments and a roguelike exploration system to create a unique, remarkably fun experience.

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Telltale’s Game of Thrones is a Perfect Companion Piece to the HBO Series

GoTTelltale Games have really made a name for themselves, especially following the release of 2012’s brilliant first season of The Walking Dead, with their penchant for developing episodic adventures and telling incredible stories in the process.  Their newest foray, set the world of George R.R. Martin’s Westeros, plunges players into the bloodshed and intrigue of Game of Thrones.

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Geometry Wars: Dimensions is Classic Gaming at its Finest

GWDGeometry Wars: Dimensions, the sixth installment in the franchise and the first to be made without the involvement of original designer, easily delivers the most refined, addicting experience the series has ever offered and, like its predecessors, is poised to sell like gangbusters.

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The Master Chief Collection is a Gloriously Assembled, Broken Game

halo-master-chief-featWhetting Halo fans’ appetites while they continue to wait for the next installment of the franchise to hit shelves late next year (probably), Microsoft Studios and 343 Industries have released the Master Chief Collection exclusively on the Xbox One, assembling the four installments starring the titular hero into one colossal package.

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NYCC 2014: Archie – Life, Afterlife, and Beyond

Archie Panel at NYCCThis year’s Archie panel at New York Comic Con (titled “Life, Afterlife, and Beyond”) had some new faces in attendance that let loose with several new announcements, specifically concerning the company’s growing horror selection, with moderator and senior VP of publicity and marketing Alex Segura, co-CEO Jon Goldwater, Sabrina and Afterlife with Archie writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacassa, and Sabrina artist Robert Hack sitting in to discuss their plans.

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NYCC 2014: Valiant Talks Imperium, Divinity, Ninjak, and More

Valiant PanelValiant Entertainment’s Editor-in-Chief Warren Simons and Chief Creative Officer Dinesh Shamdasani were joined by the talent behind several of their current and upcoming books, Jeff Lemire, Matt Kindt, Paolo Rivera, Fred Van Lente, and Robert Venditti to speak to fans about what’s in store as we enter 2015.

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NYCC 2014: Hands-On with Square Enix’s Hitman: Sniper

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Fresh on the heels of Agent 47’s previous (and downright fantastic) mobile outing in Hitman Go and echoing the fun, bite-sized sentiment of 2012’s “Sniper Challenge”, which was distributed as an Absolution pre-order incentive, comes Hitman: Sniper for iOS and Android.

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NYCC 2014: Square Enix Shows Off “Life is Strange”

Life is StrangeDontnod Entertainment’s creative director Jean Maxime-Moris and art director Michel Koch were on hand during Square Enix’s New York Comic Con press event to walk us through a bit of their newest title, Life is Strange.

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NYCC 2014: John Wick Wows the Crowd at its NYC Premiere

John Wick ReviewJohn Wick marks the explosive directorial debut of David Leitch and Chad Stahelski, two veteran stunt actors/choreographers each with decades of experience under their belt; and what they deliver here is truly a sight to behold.  Keanu Reeves’ latest pulls no punches and is unashamedly ridiculous – a flawlessly executed, over-the-top revenge thriller that’s as stylish as it is brutal.

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