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    Elder Scrolls Online preview: First lengthy play of massively multiplayer Skyrim

    By 10 February 2014

    There's still a couple of months before Bethesda's much-anticipated massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) set in the world of Oblivion and Skyrim is due for release, but Pocket-lint was invited to give the Elder Scrolls Online beta a...

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    The Evil Within gameplay preview: gruesome survival horror due 2014

    By 13 June 2013

    The Evil Within. Its title ought to be clue enough that it ain't gonna be pretty, at least not in the traditional sense. Then there's the image of a brain shrouded in barbed wire used as a promotional image that goes one step further to drop a bigger...

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    Wolfenstein: The New Order preview: First play of Bethesda reboot on Xbox One

    By 13 June 2013

    Wolfenstein: The New Order may have revealed itself in a stylised trailer at this year's E3 expo in Los Angeles, California, but it showed nothing of the gameplay. We scratched our chins, thinking that any extra info beyond what we've already seen would...

  • Gaming 4.5 out of 5

    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim review

    By 16 November 2011

    How do you review a game that lasts for months? Ideally, on a generous day rate. In reality, a man on a motorbike brings it to your house, you put in it the Xbox, and a full 12 hours later you stumble into bed riddled with self loathing, having literally...

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    First Look: Rage review

    By 23 August 2011

    Coming from a company often accused of recycling its unmatched heritage, Rage is a surprisingly ambitious game - arguably the most ambitious iD has produced since the glory days of Quake. From its open desert landscapes to its dingy, mutant-filled caverns,...

  • Gaming 3.5 out of 5

    Brink review

    By 13 May 2011

    There’s a big weight on Brink’s shoulders, and it’s the burden of our collective expectation. From the previews, the trailers and all the pre-release hype, we’ve come to expect a revolutionary FPS full of graceful Mirror’s Edge-style free-running...