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E3 2016: What's confirmed, what's likely, and what's not
E3 2016: What's confirmed, what's likely, and what's not
FEATURE Our predictions for gaming's biggest week.
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Our E3 wishlist
Our E3 wishlist
FEATURE Pie in the sky.
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Building a Revolution
Building a Revolution
INTERVIEW We talk Homefront with Dambuster Studios.
PC, XO, PS4, Mac
World of Tanks Grand Finals report
World of Tanks Grand Finals report
FEATURE A cliffhanger in Poland.
PC, 360
Strategy
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Phantasmal Journey
Phantasmal Journey
INTERVIEW Eyemobi's Joe Chang on Steam Early Access.
PC
A Gun That Kills Self-Doubt
A Gun That Kills Self-Doubt
INTERVIEW Enter the Gungeon's Dave Crooks on roguelikes, money, and uncertainty.
PC, XO, PS4
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Wearing spandex and feeling silly: Shawn Ashmore talks Quantum Break
Wearing spandex and feeling silly: Shawn Ashmore talks Quantum Break
INTERVIEW Shawn Ashmore talks Quantum Break.
PC, XO
3
One-on–one with Halo's Kiwi Hope
One-on–one with Halo's Kiwi Hope
INTERVIEW Team Exile5 takes on the world.
XO
Action: First-Person
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Here's everything we know about the PlayStation VR
Here's everything we know about the PlayStation VR
FEATURE Specs, games, and more.
2
The Division initial impressions
The Division initial impressions
PODCAST All looters must die.
Hands-on with time-smashing actioner Quantum Break
Hands-on with time-smashing actioner Quantum Break
FEATURE Remedy talks TV.
XO
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Exclusive: Ex-Gameloft employee on the Auckland studio closure
Exclusive: Ex-Gameloft employee on the Auckland studio closure
INTERVIEW "We were running at a loss from almost 2014."
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Interview: World of Tanks lead game designer Jeff Gregg
Interview: World of Tanks lead game designer Jeff Gregg
INTERVIEW Rollin' out.
PC, 360
Strategy
The Most Promising New IP Of 2016
The Most Promising New IP Of 2016
FEATURE 21 non-sequels to get excited about.
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20 Smaller Games That Deserve Your Attention In 2016
20 Smaller Games That Deserve Your Attention In 2016
FEATURE Some lesser-known titles get a shout-out.
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The 30 Most Essential Ports Of 2016, Top 15 Edition
The 30 Most Essential Ports Of 2016, Top 15 Edition
FEATURE Prepare to salivate.
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The 30 Most Essential Ports Of 2016
The 30 Most Essential Ports Of 2016
FEATURE Coming to a platform near you, hopefully.
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The 10 Biggest Remakes Of 2016
The 10 Biggest Remakes Of 2016
FEATURE Play it again, Sam.
25
Gameplanet Players' Choice Game of the Year Awards 2015
Gameplanet Players' Choice Game of the Year Awards 2015
FEATURE Your top games of the past year.
18
What are your new year's gaming resolutions?
What are your new year's gaming resolutions?
Q&A Get it together, future self!
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The 9 Biggest News Stories of the Holiday Break
The 9 Biggest News Stories of the Holiday Break
FEATURE A Christmastime catch-up.
9
GP Critics' Biggest Disappointments of 2015
GP Critics' Biggest Disappointments of 2015
FEATURE Not with a bang, but with a whimper.
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GP Critics’ Top Games of 2015
GP Critics’ Top Games of 2015
FEATURE Our favourite games of the year.
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A Fistful of Gun creator on the indie struggle
A Fistful of Gun creator on the indie struggle
INTERVIEW A Fistful of Gun creator on the indie struggle.
6
Firaxis talks XCOM 2
Firaxis talks XCOM 2
INTERVIEW Designing David vs Goliath.
PC
3
20 years gone: Sony on PlayStation's humble past and virtual future
20 years gone: Sony on PlayStation's humble past and virtual future
INTERVIEW From PSone to PS VR.
PS4
Feeding Diablo III's insatiable beast
Feeding Diablo III's insatiable beast
INTERVIEW Blizzard talks content creation.
PC, 360, PS3, PS4
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Hearthstone's overhaul explored
Hearthstone's overhaul explored
INTERVIEW An in-depth chat with lead designer Eric Dodds.
PC, Mac, iOS, Android
Happy NZ 20th, PS1!
Happy NZ 20th, PS1!
FEATURE Our memories of Sony's first console.
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The top 10 film references in Star Wars: Battlefront
The top 10 film references in Star Wars: Battlefront
FEATURE From obvious to obscure.
PC, XO, PS4
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