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E3 2009: Darksiders: Wrath of War Preview (X360)

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Do you feel like playing an action/adventure game set in a post-apocalyptic world ruled by demons and littered with zombies and the ruins of civilization? No? Well what if you wielded a big ass sword, a huge revolver, and rode around on a fiery horse while exploring the world and carving up demons in every possible way? Read More.

E3 2009: The Beatles: Rock Band Preview (X360)

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Gaming Excellence was first in line outside of MTV's recreation of the Abbey Road recording studio to get hands-on with The Beatles: Rock Band. The packed media event began with the Harmonix crew playing a three song set to showcase the game. There are three important changes to make The Beatles: Rock Band Band out from its predecessors. Read More.

E3 2009: Wolfenstein Preview (X360)

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Raven Software is using id's Tech 4 engine to bring gamers the wildest and most intense Wolfenstein adventure yet. Allied super spy B.J. Blazkowicz is working with the resistance in Europe to halt the Nazi's plans to use a supernatural weapon known as the Black Sun. Read More.

Battlefield 2142 Preview (PC)

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We recently had a hands-on look at Battlefield 2142, and with it's release just around the corner we give you seven reasons to give it a good hard look.

7) The Stats Are Back: Just like Battlefield 2, BF 2142 features a persistent score keeping system. As you rack up scores and assists a master server keeps track of your accumulated points. Read More.

Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends Preview (PC)

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While still in development, Microsoft's Rise of Legends is showing a great amount of promise as a real-time strategy game, but the nagging question is does it offer anything different to a genre where players make multiplayer into a science? A spiritual successor to Microsoft's "Rise of Nations", this iteration of the franchise takes player to a fantasy setting where magic battles science. Read More.