Before You Start… Tips For Playing Resident Evil 6 The Best Way

Are you going to play Resident Evil 6? Get your button mashing fingers ready, prepare yourself to twirl some analog sticks, and tape the following advice to your fridge. It may (hopefully!) help you get the most out of Resident Evil 6. » 10/02/12 5:20pm 10/02/12 5:20pm

Before You Start... Tips For Playing Borderlands 2 The Best Way

Borderlands 2 is a tough game. Tougher than I remember the first game being, in fact. It's also an incredibly large game, with plenty of side quests, challenges and achievements to burn through. » 9/18/12 12:00pm 9/18/12 12:00pm

Before You Start… Tips for Playing Mass Effect 3 The Best Way

Mass Effect 3 has finally arrived (and with it, the reaper invasion). While the concluding chapter in the three-game space opera can be played in a number of ways —player choice is, after all, one of its driving forces — the reality is that some approaches are going to be more effective than others. » 3/06/12 2:00pm 3/06/12 2:00pm

Before You Start… Tips for Playing Final Fantasy XIII-2 The Best Way

Used to being led about by the nose in Final Fantasy XIII? Final Fantasy XIII-2 is here, and it's nowhere near as clear-cut as the game it's making up for. Perhaps a little spoiler-free getting-started guidance is in order? » 1/31/12 2:00pm 1/31/12 2:00pm

Before You Start… Tips for Playing The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is a massive game. And it's a little less straight-forward than other recent Zeldas. I don't want to spoil the game's surprises, but I want to give any of you who are planning to play it some tips about how to get the most out of the game. » 11/20/11 11:30am 11/20/11 11:30am

Before You Start… Tips for Playing Assassin's Creed: Revelations The…

Whether you're new to the Assassin's Creed series or a seasoned acolyte, there are some things you can do as you prepare to play the new Assassin's Creed: Revelations that will make your time with the game much better. » 11/15/11 12:00pm 11/15/11 12:00pm

Before You Start… Tips for Playing Skyrim The Best Way

Today marks the long-anticipated release of Bethesda's excellent role-playing adventure The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. It's a massive game, a true epic—hundreds of hours of exploration, adventure, magic and mayhem. » 11/11/11 10:00pm 11/11/11 10:00pm

Before You Start... Tips for Playing Batman: Arkham City The Best Way

The excellent Batman: Arkham City is now on sale for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and we want you to have the best possible time with it. So, before you start, here are some tips from us about how to get the most out of the game, right from the start. » 10/18/11 12:00pm 10/18/11 12:00pm