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Little Big Planet
Halo 4
Dishonored
Assassin's Creed

The 13 most beautiful landscape photographs in GTA 5

The 13 most beautiful landscape photographs in GTA 5

The 13 most beautiful landscapes I've seen taken in-game on GTA 5 so far.
Batman: Arkham Origins ‘triple-A’ prequel announced for current gen

Batman: Arkham Origins ‘triple-A’ prequel announced for current gen

Reins handed to WB Games Montréal as Rocksteady concentrate on true Arkham City successor.
Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch – Review

Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch – Review

Studio Ghibli and Level-5 combine to create a beautiful gaming experience designed for you to spend hours exploring.
The Cave – Review

The Cave – Review

Ron Gilbert takes us on an adventure of puzzlement, sarcasm and spelunking in Double Fine's latest release.
Anarchy Reigns – Review

Anarchy Reigns – Review

Platinum Games' latest brawler is less than the sum of its parts.
From The Last of Us to GTA V, the games we can't wait for in 2013

From The Last of Us to GTA V, the games we can’t wait for in 2013

With 2013 upon us we look forward to the videogames worth getting excited about.
The Ten Best Games of 2012

The Ten Best Games of 2012

With the release schedule cleared ahead of 2013 now's the time to talk the best videogames of the year.
The art of fighting as Sega brings its classic fighters out of retirement

The art of fighting as Sega brings its classic fighters out of retirement

Virtua Fighter 2, Fighting Vipers and Sonic the Fighters have all made a reappearance on XBLA and PSN this week tempting our writer, Sam Gill, back to the ring...
Far Cry 3 – Review

Far Cry 3 – Review

Far Cry 3 demands your attention like a flare in a black night.
The Walking Dead Episode 5: No Time Left – Review

The Walking Dead Episode 5: No Time Left – Review

A fitting finale of a series committed to the emotional experience.
Nintendo Wii U console – Review

Nintendo Wii U console – Review

The Wii U GamePad and its asymmetric gameplay proves that the past masters are at it again.
ZombiU – Review

ZombiU – Review

An excellent day one example of the Wii U's twist on gameplay.
Nintendo Land – Review

Nintendo Land – Review

Nintendo Land's addictiveness and ease of use should make believers out of most Wii U adopters.
New Super Mario Bros. U – Review

New Super Mario Bros. U – Review

The first ever Mario game ever to be depicted in resplendent HD.
Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two – Review

Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two – Review

An unfinished job, and for a license as big as Mickey Mouse, that just isn't good enough.
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale – Review

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale – Review

An unsubtle fighter derived from brute force and blunt objects.
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed – Review

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed – Review

An excellent racer draped in the fineries of over 25 years of gaming royalty.
Are single-player first-person shooter campaigns a lost cause?

Are single-player first-person shooter campaigns a lost cause?

Half-Life 3, if you’re out there, you’ve got a lot of hopes resting on your shoulders.
Halo 4 – Review

Halo 4 – Review

Combat good, but distinctly unevolved
Assassin’s Creed 3 – Review

Assassin’s Creed 3 – Review

Assassin’s Creed 3 survives its continental transplant with flying red, white and blue colours.
Forza Horizon – Review

Forza Horizon – Review

Forza Horizon shrugs off the straitjacket and lets the franchise run free.
Lost, Apocalypse Now and the Hudson River School – Brian Horton on Tomb Raider's 'weird influences'

Lost, Apocalypse Now and the Hudson River School – Brian Horton on Tomb Raider’s ‘weird influences’

We speak to Crystal Dynamics’ Art Director Brian Horton to find out whether the studio’s reboot will opt for a more considered ‘less is more’ approach.
The Walking Dead: Episode 4 – Review

The Walking Dead: Episode 4 – Review

Slow, methodical and brilliant as ever.
Hitman: Absolution – Preview

Hitman: Absolution – Preview

The most user-friendly Hitman yet, and one with free rein to cut loose.
Is the future of videogames freemium?

Is the future of videogames freemium?

For as long as the games industry has existed it has been cash up front for a complete product, but is there another way? Harry Slater investigates.
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance – Hands-on Preview

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance – Hands-on Preview

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is shaping up to be an interesting mash of styles, themes, and universes.
Dishonored – Review

Dishonored – Review

Arkane Studios' Dishonored is a rare vintage worth savouring.
DmC Devil May Cry – Preview

DmC Devil May Cry – Preview

With DmC we think Ninja Theory have created something to appease all but the most ardent of naysayers.
ZombiU – Hands On Preview

ZombiU – Hands On Preview

We come away suitably impressed with Ubisoft's bespoke Wii U zombie title.
Deconstructing Gaming: Sonic on the couch

Deconstructing Gaming: Sonic on the couch

The first in our semi-regular, and most certainly satirical, character assassinations of gaming's virtual icons
Issue 3 of Games Catalyst gaming ezine published simultaneously on The Independent

Issue 3 of Games Catalyst gaming ezine published simultaneously on The Independent

Our latest digital videogames publication covering PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, DS, PSP and PC out now in association with The Independent
The Last of Us – Preview

The Last of Us – Preview

Tantalisingly Naughty Dog have neither told, nor shown us much of their post-apocalyptic survivalist adventure, and yet already the gaming community has exploded
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The 13 most beautiful landscape photographs in GTA 5
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