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Liberal Video Game Offers Chance to Slay Sarah Palin, Newt Gingrich in Tea Party Zombies

In the aptly named Tea Party Zombies Must Die players get a chance to mow down a shambling horde of conservatives and Tea Party politicians while hanging out in a baricaded court yard decorated with over-the-top, anti-Obama slogans.
The online website game features fairly basic graphics depicting... More »

Do You Mine Your Role-Playing Games for All They're Worth?

Commenter Supra5mge spends a great many hours squeezing ever ounce of enjoyment out of his role-playing games. How do your numbers compare to his? Show him up in today's Speak Up on Kotaku. More »

Six Minutes with Dead Island's Asphyxiated, Burned, Chopped Zombies

Dead Island has nothing to do with that family and their child and that sad death. But that doesn't mean it's a bad game.
Sure it has bugs, but I'm still really enjoying my time with this expansive, tropical take on killing the undead. More »

Madden's NFL Predictions — And a Few of Our Own, Vol. 3

It's an annual tradition for Madden NFL 12 to simulate the upcoming season and offer its predictions of how the football season will unfold. Last year it correctly picked one of the Super Bowl participants-the eventual champion Green Bay Packers. More »

The Space Marine's Hand Book

Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine is an action shooter with weight. And that weight doesn't come from just the screen-shaking heft of the marines you play, it also comes from the deep history of the nearly 25-year-old franchise upon which the game was built.
Here's a quick look at the scene-setting... More »

Dead Island Goes From 30 to 90 in Six Reviews

Should you spend your vacation time on Techland's Dead Island? Normally in this situation looking at a range of video game review scores would help. Normally. More »

Is This a Collector's Edition Worthy of a Space Marine?

Large and bulky like the mutated heroes of the game itself, the Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine collector's edition could easily take down your average Ork. More »

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