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  • Ten Gorgeous Video Game Divas
    Gone are the days when damsels in distress would wait for their prince charming to rescue them from the clutches of an evil monster. Modern day female characters are self-reliant, strong and can deal with some of the fiercest enemies in the virtual world.
  • Ten Most Terrifying Monsters in Games
    Some of the most terrifying video game moments in our life owe a big Thank You to these fear-provoking monsters. Designed to scare the daylights out of you, they are ruthless and need to be killed instantly to survive a nightmarish playing session.
  • The Top Video Game Successes of All Time
    Video games have been a huge contender in the electronic entertainment industry. Ever since they started becoming a fad in the 1970's, video games have evolved over time and have garnered a number of fans in their wake.
  • Totally Worth It | Games to Suffer Through Just for the Story
    I'm a real sucker for a good story. Books, movies and video games are always better when they feature a great plot with surprising twists and turns. The problem is that with games, a strong story line is often paired with horrid art, dismal game play and downright horrendous difficulty.
  • The Top Ten Games You Missed Out On
    With so many quality titles flooding the market, especially in the current generation of consoles, there are sure to be more than a few games that aren’t successful, not because they’re badly made, but because they’re simply lost in a sea of releases.

Gaming Gear

  • Can Using a Gaming Headset Make You a Better Gamer?
    Gaming headsets aren't just for PC and competitive console gamers anymore. More and more gamers are using them to completely immerse themselves and enhance their in-game experience. Can you become a little better by using a gaming headset?
  • Complete Guide: The Move Vs The Kinect
    Well it finally happened, Microsoft and Sony are now card carrying members of the motion control club and the Playstation Move and Xbox Kinect are ready to face off against the Nintendo Wii. While it's hard to argue against the success of the Wii only time will tell if it's success can be emulated.
  • Ready, Aim, Fire: Wireless Gun Controllers
    There are times in the life of a gamer when you need to go all Rambo with a big weapon to take on those video game targets. No wimpy controller can do the job, which is why we need an accessory you can wrap your trigger finger around.

Gaming History

  • 26 Questions on the History Of RPGs
    The computer role-playing game expanded upon the tradition of pen-and-paper campaigns, though to a more limited extent. How much do you know about it? Answer these 26 questions and find out.
  • A History of Game Consoles 2000 - 2011
    An interesting account of console history, this article covers the recent history of game consoles from 2000 up to 2011, otherwise the present day. As such, all the noteworthy consoles of the period from the PlayStation 2 up to the Nintendo Wii are included.
  • PC Game History - 2000-2011
    This article covers the history of PC games from 2000 up to the present, and examines the biggest trends throughout the decade. This includes the FPS revolution, the rise of 3D, the rebirth of adventure games and the birth of the Havok physics engine. Read more below to see these historic changes.
  • Play 2 Crush: History of PvP in MMO games - Part 2 - PvP Violence
    Actually, they really *did* have bad childhoods... part two of a look into the PvP concept in MMO PC games with a look at PvP violence and player killers.
  • Play 2 Crush: History of Multiplayer PvP in MMO PC Games - Part 9 - Planetside
    Planetside was a MMO PvP with guns and crosshairs and was a unique concept in the PvP arena, focussing purely on mass battles than any RPG element.

Gaming Previews

  • A Busy Holiday Season for Gamers
    Start saving your money, because this holiday season is full of outstanding blockbuster games that are sure to put a dent in your wallet! Details on upcoming titles such as Gears of War 3, Arkham City and more!
  • Six Reasons to Love Being a Gamer in 2011
    Want to know what the gaming world has is in store for 2011? Then this is the article for you. Read about the hottest upcoming games and see why they are the most anticipated games of 2011. Clear the calendar, these heavy hitters make this the year of the Gamer.
  • Top 5 Most Awaited E3 2011 Games & Events
    Wanna know which are the most awaited E3 2011 games and events? Look no further!
  • Do Graphics Matter in 2011?
    How important are graphics these days?
  • Gaming in 2011
    We take a look at the most anticipated games of 2011.

More Gaming

  • Should Consoles Fear Apple?
    Apple has become a surprise player in the gaming industry, thanks to the popularity of the iPhone and iPad. Developers seem to enjoy creating titles for the platform - but that's not why the traditional console companies might need to worry.
  • Bioware RPG Romances - Do You Know Your Love Interests?
    Think you know everything you need to know about Bioware romances? Take this quiz to test your knowledge on romantic options in Dragon Age and Mass Effect.
  • The Console Wars - A Quiz on the Ups and the Downs
    Today the console wars are terribly out of hand, with people fighting daily on message boards and comment sections about why their system is the best and everyone else is dumb. Do you have what it takes to ace a quiz about everything there is to know about the console wars?
  • Video Game Length: How Much is Too Long, Too Short, or Just Right?
    Is it fair to charge gamers the same price for an eight-hour game as it is for one that takes twenty or more to finish? It's a concept worth debating.
  • Great Game Console Launch Games
    Every game console has to have some good launch games, and so there have been a number of great games bundled with game consoles. This article covers some of these great console launch games for a variety of game consoles.

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