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Gundam Musou 2

Gundam, this is good.

Dynasty Warriors Strikeforce

KOEI's latest battlefield brawler isn't really a battlefield brawler.

Soul Nomad & the World Eaters

Nippon Ichi's latest journey.

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Drone Tactics

Full of bugs.

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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time/Explorers of Darkness

Gotta rescue 'em all. By exploring dungeons.

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FeatureDungeons & Dragons Fourth Edition

The original pen and paper RPG. On your PC.

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Bangai-O Spirits

Buy. Play. Treasure.

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FeatureRed Faction: Guerrilla

Smash things up like an angry guerrilla.

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FeatureGary Gygax: 1938-2008

Looking back on the D&D creator's life and influence.

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Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker

Gotta catch 'em all! Wait, that's the other one.

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FeatureSaints Row 2

What an unholy row.

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Lost Odyssey

Get Lost. In a good way.

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Dynasty Warriors 6

The best of Koei's battlefield brawlers yet.

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Patapon

Take advantage of another quirky classic.

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Front Mission

Nothing to do with lads' mags. Although it does have a few Wanzers.

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FeatureBoardgames and game history

Bored? Try playing a game.

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FeatureA History of Abuse

Or, how dinosaurs ate Henry VIII.

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Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' War

Hundred out of a hundred.

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Warriors Orochi

Not Orochi it's cracked up to be.

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Dungeons and Dragons Tactics

Another gem? Or plumbing new depths?

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SEGA Rally

A rallying call for racing fans everywhere.

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Everybody's Golf: World Tour

Not a good walk spoiled.

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Folklore

Folkssoul oh brother.

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Turning Point: Fall of Liberty

The Nazis invade America.

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Clive Barker's Jericho

Clive Barker's squad based apocalyptic gore more like.

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FeatureTransformers: The Game

The men behind the game of the film of the toon of the toys.

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FeatureGeometry Wars: Galaxies

Universal excitement.

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PSP  Roundup

Service, violence, spin and pot.

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Hot Pixel

Cooling off period.

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SkillGround

Free games. That you play for money.

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Resident Evil 4 Wii Edition

It's all gotten out of control.

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Meteos: Disney Magic

Not as Mickey Mouse as you might expect.

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PSP Roundup

Some of the minor players on the PSP stage.

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Wartech: Senko no Ronde

Senk you Ubisoft!

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Driver '76

Not a total write-off.

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Halo 3 Multiplayer Beta

We've played it.

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FeatureThe Bluffer's Guide to Hentai Games

Attention: Adult content ahead!

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FeatureForza Motorsport 2

Eurogamer talks to Forza 2's game director.

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Forza Motorsport 2

Bodyshop Pro.

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Burnout Dominator

The burnout's back.

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Spider-Man 3: The Game

The king of the (web) swingers is back in town.

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FeatureSEGA Rally

Not SEGA Rally Revo, unless you're American.

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FeatureThe Club

Bizarre's grand opening.

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Luxor 2

Inexorable balls.

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FeatureWorld in Conflict

In our time, no foreign army has ever occupied American soil. Until now.

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Picross DS

We'll picross if this isn't a hit in the West.

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Call of Duty Roads to Victory

Not entirely Amaze-ing.

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300: March to Glory

Swords and swimming trunks. For swimming in blood.

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EA Replay

Mutant League Football's worth a punt.

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Untold Legends: Dark Kingdom

Untold hours of level grinding.

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Samurai Warriors 2 Empires

Samurai-ke, some you don't. We like.

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Shadowrun

Cross-platform online gaming starring Elves, Dwarves and Trolls.

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FeatureShadowrun

Eurogamer talks to FASA's Mitch Gitelman.

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Lumines Plus

Scintillating. Sort of.

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The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

Remind yourself of Bethesda's brilliant masterpiece.

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Gunpey

Yokoi-ing to like this

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Yggdra Union

You godda be a big fan of turn-based strategy for this one.

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The Darkness

One way ticket to hell and back.

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Armored Core 4

Mechs appeal.

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Dynasty Warriors Vol.2

More Three Kingdoms! Come on!

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Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars

What it's like to play the latest C&C.

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Virtua Tennis 3

We chat to Kazuko Noguchi and go hands-on.

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Flushed Away

Absolute toilet.

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FeatureCommand & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars

Mike Verdu teases us about Tiberium.

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Contact

Calling occupants of interplanetary craft.

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FeatureBattlestations: Midway

Eidos' Naval battle sim is looking pretty rum.

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Moto GP

Missing a spark(plug).

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Cricket 07

EA Canada delivers a no-ball.

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FeaturePlayStation - The total history

Part 3: The PS2 years and the build-up to the PS3.

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GUN: Showdown

Not so quick on the draw.

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FeaturePlayStation - The total history

Part 2: How Sony took over the world.

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FeaturePlayStation - The total history

Part 1: The build-up to the launch of the PSX.

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Pilot Academy

Let's not become a pilot!

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Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception

Namco's latest aerial combat sim fails to take flight.

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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Vegas

Tastier than pig's spleen. What are the odds of that?

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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team

Gotta rescue 'em all. By exploring dungeons.

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Supreme Commander

Still not a Diana Ross-based RTS.

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Naked War

The latest indie gem uncovered.

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SWOS on Live Arcade

Possibly still the best football game set to return.

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EA unveils X06 line up

More later, but for now, this

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BAFTA Awards to be on telly

One-hour special in October.

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Squenix doesn't want PS3 to dominate

Wants healthy competition.

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LAN gamers get girls

... custom maps and voice-chat.

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LocoRoco music vid on YouTube

Little girl: Kawaii desu!

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Games make you have sex

Except it's fat sex.

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New Kameo skins for download

Design-A-Skin contest winners.

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Lego Star Wars II demo hits Live

We've been after this for a while.

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Blu-Ray cost 'non-existent'

But no news of a PAL price cut.

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Samurai Warriors 2

Love is a battlefield.

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Blood+ One Night Kiss

Slightly anaemic smacker.

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Gangs of London

Let me take you by the hand and shoot you in the face.

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FeatureThe best of YouTube

10 clips you should see.