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In-depth review of the long awaited “Halo 4”

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Article by Pablo Agustí Chinchilla As we said previously on this site, the fourth game of the Halo franchise launched worldwide recently! During its first day on sale, "Halo 4" (343 Industries, 2012) harvested over 22 million dollars and helped the XBOX 360 to become, temporarily, the best selling console (sadly, the game won't be available for PC), although its selling success has been slightly smaller than the one achieved by Halo 3 (Bungie Studios, 2007), game that closed a plot circle. In general, this console-seller title has been a complete success, but this data doesn't answer the most important question: is the game worth it? Or even better: can it even be considered a "Halo game" after so much time ...

Activision to release The Walking Dead video game

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Have you ever wanted to be part of The Walking Dead’s survivors’ team and fight against a horde of undead walkers while making your way to the Georgia countryside? Gamers will be able to do so as Activision Publishing and Terminal Reality announced this week they will launch a video game next year based on the Emmy-Award winning TV show. The ‘kill zombies with whatever you have in your hands and make your way to survival’ action game takes the undead and brings them out of the TV series and into console gaming systems to allow players to assume the role of the mysterious, crossbow-wielding survivor Daryl Dixon, who alongside his brother Merle, will embark on a trip to the supposed safety of Atlanta. D...

Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure crowned as 2012’s best-selling console and handheld game

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Pioneering franchise Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure has become the video game industry’s “monster hit” after perching atop the international sales charts between January and April 30, as confirmed by The NPD Group, GfK, Charttrack and Activision internal estimates. Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure, which was developed by Toys For Bob, an Activision studio, and launched to great acclaim and record-setting sales in October 2011, hits the spot after increasing the sales of toys based on the video game´s characters and accessories in the first quarter of 2012. The children’s video game combines unique and collectible “toys and brains” with an epic digital fantasy world, creating an unprecedented medium...