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Load The Game’s experienced editors guide you through the newest gaming trends. Comparisons, charts, analysis and insights about the on-going evolution of the gaming industry are some of the topics the LTG team covers here. Whether you are a Nintendo Wii users, an Xbox One gamer or a PC enthusiast, we have interesting things to share!

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Rockstar : The Legacy

There’s More to Rockstar Than Meets The Eye With the red dead teaser hot of the press, and the hype skyrocketing into overdrive, I’m going to delve back into Rockstars dark and shady past like a trench-coat wearing film noir detective investigating the seedy criminal underworld, and uncover the games that I believe have gifted them the rich reputation, and ...

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The last of Us : Remastering a masterpiece

With an invasion of remastered titles sweeping the planet, What made The Last Of Us Revamp so great? When Naughty Dog unleashed it’s spell-binding title The Last Of Us, way back in 2013 for the PS3, No one could have expected the raucous reception and glowing reverence that this game would go on to achieve. Scooping up countless awards and ...

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Final Fantasy 7 Remastered : What Can We Expect?

Will the Final Fantasy remake break loyal hearts or cater for a new generation? At last year’s E3 convention, Sony announced to the world the remodeling of an immortal classic from square enix, Final Fantasy VII was to receive a reboot. Much to the euphoric, rapturous ovation of the onlookers there that day, ever since its press release the game has ...

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Mortal Kombat (1995): Revisiting the Film

It is hard to believe that the first live-action Mortal Kombat movie hit theaters 21 years ago. I have fond memories of the excitement that my older brother, my friends, and myself felt as the movie’s release approached; we had spent many hours dueling each other with the crazy Mortal Kombat characters, and the movie would give us the opportunity ...

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OPINION: Should Destiny Characters Transfer to Sequel?

It’s common knowledge at this point that Bungie is hard at work on a proper sequel to Destiny, and recent rumors suggest that any characters players have created in Destiny will not carry over to the follow-up game. But would that be the best approach for the developer to take? Probably not. The initial concept that Bungie presented for Destiny ...

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Overwatch’s Sombra ARG: When too much hype meets a missed opportunity

For most of a two or three month period, certain segments of Overwatch’s community (particularly on the game’s subreddit) were hard at work trying to find any clues that Blizzard may have left regarding (what most people assume to be) their upcoming character, Sombra. From decoding cryptic messages in trailers written in hex values to monitoring the Overwatch’s website for any change ...

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The Best Free Online Games Of 2016

Ardent online gamers in America spend an average of 6.5 hours per week playing games with others virtually and five hours playing with others in person, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) reports. And that’s to say nothing of the some 155 million Americans who put their money where there mouth is and play online games annually at sites such as ...

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2016 Popular Games Modified

Games are like porn: some people admit they play them, the others lie about doing it. Let’s face it, we all play them. Some of us on a daily basis, other more rarely. Some people play on their computers, others on their smartphones, and the really serious gamers play on their consoles. The fact is that everyone does it. Those ...

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Why Augmented Reality is Superior to Virtual Reality

Augmented Reality. Virtual Reality. Both terms are very popular as of late and both contain the same word, even though they are very different when it comes to achieving “reality”. With the introduction of the Oculus Rift and the HTC VIVE, not to mention PlaystationVR entering the ring soon, Virtual Reality has been a buzzword in the industry for the ...

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