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Assassin's Creed Syndicate Review: The best in years for the series

Assassin's Creed Syndicate takes us to Victorian London in 1868. The historical setting mixes painstakingly accurate architectural renderings with entertainingly campy and counterfactual cameos from figures like Darwin and Dickens. Interactively and narratively Syndicate is a mixed bag. But it's also the best entry in years for a series that's seen some high profile misfires.

Fallout 4 is official: Watch the first trailer

Fallout is back! Set to take place in post-apocalyptic Boston, the open-world RPG is coming to the PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. An official site for Fallout 4 is now live, though the biggest teaser is the trailer above…

The War Z beta starts October 31, preorder bonuses revealed

Folks eager to play Hammerpoint Interactive's upcoming sandbox survival title will be able to get in on the action as early as October 15 or October 31, depending on how much you're willing to pony up. The War Z is now available for preorder with an array of bonuses offered across...

Weekend game deals: Morrowind, Oblivion free with Skyrim

There are tons of deals this weekend, but they're mostly repeats from recent months. Taking advantage of Black Ops II's hype, Amazon has reduced the original by 33% to $26.79. Meanwhile, in celebration of Morrowind's 10th anniversary, GameStop offers Morrowind and Oblivion for free...