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Review: 'Uncharted 4' Finds Brotherly Love Amid Spectacle

VIDEO GAMES | By Lou Kesten | May 15
"Uncharted 4" is one of the most ambitious video games ever created, and it succeeds on almost every level. But its most impressive accomplishment may be its creation of four characters I actually cared about.

'Space Invaders,' 'Grand Theft Auto III' Hall of Fame Games

A video game that allowed players to zap marching aliens with dot lasers and another that gave them flamethrowers and put them in the driver's seat in a violent 3-D world are among six games inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame.

GameStop to Launch Video Game Publishing Division

VIDEO GAMES | By Derrick J. Lang | Apr 20
The retailer best known for selling games announced plans Monday to launch a new division called GameTrust that will help distribute and market them.

Video Game Hall of Fame Reveals Finalists for May Induction

"Sonic the Hedgehog," ''Space Invaders" and "John Madden Football" are among 15 games named Tuesday as finalists for the World Video Game Hall of Fame.

Review: Manhattan Becomes A Battlefield in 'The Division'

VIDEO GAMES | By Lou Kesten | Mar 25
It's dirty, noisy and crowded, and everyone who's lived there has occasionally wished everyone else would just go away. The plot of this video game grants that wish via the "Green Poison."

Review: 'Hitman' Goes to Paris in Part 1 of A Yearlong Epic

VIDEO GAMES | By Lou Kesten | Mar 17
Ah, the glamorous life of an international assassin. What other career gives you the chance to hobnob with world leaders, models, fashion designers, chess masters and other celebrities - and then murder them?

With A New Episodic Model, 'Hitman' Game Aims for Everyone

VIDEO GAMES | By Derrick J. Lang | Mar 12
The creators of "Hitman" are pulling the trigger on an unorthodox way of releasing their espionage saga that could reshape how the interactive industry approaches video game launches.

'No Man's Sky' Reaching to Infinity and Beyond on June 21

VIDEO GAMES | By Derrik J. Lang | Mar 9
"No Man's Sky" creator Sean Murray wants everyone in the world to know that his galaxy simulator isn't merely a ridiculously ambitious idea that's wowed crowds at the Electronic Entertainment Expo. It's actually a video game.

'Uncharted 4' Creators Plot Nathan Drake's Last Hurrah

VIDEO GAMES | By Derrick J. Lang | Feb 27
The creators of "Uncharted 4" - much like cliff-diving, treasure-hunting series protagonist Nathan Drake - aren't afraid to take a few risks.

'Fallout 4' Crowned Game of the Year at DICE Awards

VIDEO GAMES | By Derrik J. Lang | Feb 20
Bethesda Softworks' role-playing video saga set in a post-apocalyptic Boston won the game of the year prize at the 19th annual D.I.C.E. Awards.

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