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Lord of the Rings: War in the North combat trailer


The Lord of the Rings saga is one that has been adapted to video game so many times, this blogger has begun to lose count! With games spanning the genres, including strategy, role-playing, action-adventure, hack-n’-slash and many more, it has … Read the full article here.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – new images


Peter Jackson has once again donned his invisibility cloak and glowing blue sword in taking up directorial duties for the latest Tolkien adaptation, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. Following the events of the novel, the film tells the tale of … Read the full article here.

Torchlight II gameplay commentary


Torchlight, the action-RPG originally released as an online-only download for PC, eventually made its way onto consoles last year. Though it was intended to be a mouse-controlled adventure, it ported surprisingly well onto the Xbox360 and Playstation 3, and proved … Read the full article here.

Dragon Age II: Legacy expansion soon


The Dragon Age saga is one that has become one of the most sought-after RPG series’ in gaming history. ‘Origins, the first in the series, was a modern, Baldur’s Gate-esque adventure and wooed fantasy fans across the globe with its … Read the full article here.

Troll Hunter’s UK release


Troll Hunter is the latest release from acclaimed director André Øvredal; certainly no household name outside of his native Norway, but a fine man nonetheless. Filmed entirely using a hand-held camera to give a mockumentary feel, it seems set to … Read the full article here.

Preview – Guild Wars 2


The world of Massively Multiplayer gaming is one that has blossomed over the past couple of years (helped, in no small part, by one Blizzard entertainment) but the stigma associated with it still remains. You’ve all heard those ‘normal’ people … Read the full article here.

Dragon Age 2


In 2009, our world was rocked by one major cataclysmic event; the Blight. As the world’s major cities were razed to the ground, thousands fled their homes and countless more gave their lives in battle, us mere mortals were left … Read the full article here.