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Features Index


PAX Australia: Bringing a gaming festival Down Under
PAX Australia: Bringing a gaming festival Down Under
INTERVIEW We talk to Penny Arcade's Robert Khoo.
Developer defends Dead Space 3 microtransactions
Developer defends Dead Space 3 microtransactions
INTERVIEW A large audience from a mobile background.
PC, 360, PS3
Action: Third-Person
26
The Five Games That Sank THQ
The Five Games That Sank THQ
OPINION They can't hurt you anymore.
19
Adding value: Are digital subscriptions the future?
Adding value: Are digital subscriptions the future?
OPINION PlayStation Plus leads the way.
PC, 360, PS3, WiiU, 3DS, Vita
46
Will the Wii U crack the hardcore market?
Will the Wii U crack the hardcore market?
OPINION Call of Mario.
Wii, WiiU
37
Akaneiro and American McGee's new Spicy Horse
Akaneiro and American McGee's new Spicy Horse
FEATURE Little Red Riding Hood gets feudal.
PC, iOS
4
Welcome to the new Gameplanet
Welcome to the new Gameplanet
EDITORIAL We hope you like it.
48
Good Game: the BWC, and the rise of eSports
Good Game: the BWC, and the rise of eSports
FEATURE When I close my eyes, I see StarCraft.
PC
Strategy: Real Time
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm and eSports
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm and eSports
INTERVIEW Dustin Browder on growing a phenomenon.
PC
Strategy: Real Time
1
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale wants to come out swinging
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale wants to come out swinging
FEATURE In training for fight night.
PS3, Vita
Fighting
4
343 Industries' Kiki Wolfkill on Halo 4
343 Industries' Kiki Wolfkill on Halo 4
INTERVIEW Progression and the future of a franchise.
360
Action: First-Person
Blizzard's Ion Hazzikostas on Pandaria's encounters
Blizzard's Ion Hazzikostas on Pandaria's encounters
INTERVIEW Raids, instances, scenarios and challenges.
PC
2
Ubisoft's Jason Schroeder on Rocksmith
Ubisoft's Jason Schroeder on Rocksmith
INTERVIEW No stairway.
2
Developed down-under: Toybox
Developed down-under: Toybox
INTERVIEW Barrel of Donkeys.
BioWare's Jeff Hickman on Star Wars: The Old Republic going free-to-play
BioWare's Jeff Hickman on Star Wars: The Old Republic going free-to-play
INTERVIEW Changes to a galaxy far, far away.
PC
RPG: MMO
12
Gearbox's Randy Pitchford on Borderlands 2
Gearbox's Randy Pitchford on Borderlands 2
INTERVIEW Also Ouya, Vita, and that "mode".
PC, 360, PS3
Action: First-Person
2
WWE '13: done with Attitude
WWE '13: done with Attitude
INTERVIEW THQ's Cory Ledesma.
360, PS3
Fighting
6
Diablo III: Paragons and Legendaries
Diablo III: Paragons and Legendaries
INTERVIEW Jay Wilson and Wyatt Cheng on 1.04.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Online
10
Is this the beginning of the end for PlayStation?
OPINION New results are cause for concern.
PS3, Vita
38
Wii U: the first new home console in six years
INTERVIEW Nintendo's Katsuya Eguchi.
Wii, WiiU
4
DayZ: gaming's hottest new property, created by a Kiwi
FEATURE Brutal open-world zombie survival.
PC
17
Ouya? Don't drink the Kool-Aid
OPINION History in the repeating.
73
Publishers and pennies
OPINION Why you're offered Day-One DLC.
47
There will never be a used digital market
OPINION EU ruling a false dawn.
26
Disney Interactive: building a games empire from the sewer
FEATURE Success from the jaws of Swampy.
3
Ubisoft's E3 press event: a typically strong showing
FEATURE Assassin's, Far Cry franchises wow crowds.
7
Nintendo's E3 press event: Wii U takes centre stage
FEATURE Plus new titles for a new platform.
7
Sony's E3 press event: all about the games
FEATURE Quantic Dream & Naughty Dog steal limelight.
EA's E3 press event: A digital directive
FEATURE Persistent services, anticipated sequels.
3
Microsoft's E3 press event: mostly disappointing
FEATURE Few surprises from the green corner.
360
3