Gerald Waddell

CONTRIBUTIONS

Post-apocalyptic shooter mutates gameplay from different genres

Combining moral dilemmas, platforming action, and an open-ended world, inFamous redefines the super hero game from the ground up, creating an exhilarating and unique experience.

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May 29, 2009

Wolverine claws its way to the top with gory good time

With X-Men Origins: Wolverine—Uncaged Edition, you can finally know what it feels like to (virtually) cut a man in two with metal alloy claws.

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May 8, 2009

Halo Wars won’t blow you away, but it still packs a punch

Despite the frustrating camera, lack of hot keys, mediocre story, and inaccessible multiplayer, Halo Wars is simply a lot of fun.

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March 10, 2009

Fans rejoice: Street Fighter IV still kicking after series’ decade-long hiatus

Prepare for an intense, balls-to-the-wall, beat-down experience, as Capcom’s Street Fighter IV will hand you your rear-end on a silver Hadouken platter.

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February 24, 2009

Amid game glut, E.A. blasts off with overlooked Bioshock redux—in space!

“CUT OFF THEIR LIMBS,” the game tells you. Take its warning to heart.

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February 3, 2009