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Windows Games

Game: 'Dishonored'

Dishonored

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Sunday, 21 October, 2012, 11:04am

Game Review: Borderlands 2

Borderlands 2 Gearbox Borderlands 2 takes hardcore gaming fans back to the chaotic frontier world of Pandora for a second helping of sci-fi first-person-shooting fun.

30 Sep 2012 - 2:07pm

Muv-Luv Alternative: Total Eclipse

An alternate timeline, invading alien hordes, and cool mechs are the main ingredients in the latest sci-fi anime from Japan called Muv-Luv Alternative: Total Eclipse. The show is based on a 2003 Japanese video game series that has since evolved into a multi-title manga and now a 12-episode action sci-fi series.

22 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Welcome edge to comic reboot

Luring Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone on board the Spider-Man reboot makes a lot of sense. Once the producers decided on a darker, edgier future for the final chapter, it basically meant the end for Tobey Maguire. His overly nerdy portrayal of Peter Parker and uninspired acting was more suited to your friendly neighbourhood Spidey than The Amazing Spider-Man.

8 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Professionals hooked on fantasy game

Most of the gamers feverishly trying to get their hands on Diablo III in the city yesterday were not teenagers but professionals in their 20s and 30s who grew up with the game.

20 May 2012 - 12:00am

Why the kids are all right

After school, 12-year-old George immediately turns on his Xbox at home in Mid-Levels. An invitation to play Call of Duty: Black Ops flashes on his screen; his friend Adam in Oxfordshire, Britain, is waiting. George accepts, puts on his headset, and the two start chatting and planning strategy while they wait for their friend Joe in Pokfulam to come online and join the team.

27 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

hot picks

Cheryl Wong, 13

cd: Korean hip hop girl group 2NE1's 2nd Mini-Album. Their latest pop/rock release will blow your mind.

dvd: Charlie Chaplin's complete series. Even though the movies are boring black and white with no sound, Chaplin will make you laugh.

23 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Last Exile: Fam, The Silver Wing

This is a continuation of last week's interview with Hiroyuki Birukawa, the producer of Last Exile: Fam, The Silver Wing, which premiered earlier this month.

How is this new series related to the original?

23 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Netizens in driver's seat

Top videos on YouTube

Rotate your owl

Watch this hilarious 'science experiment' in which a guy shows various ways to rotate an owl. It comes with English and Chinese subtitles. Needless to say, you shouldn't be trying to do this yourself at home.

30 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Cars 2 (film)

Pixar's nitrous-charged franchise returns five years after the first instalment with Cars 2.

19 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Speed straight to the cinema

Pixar's nitrous-charged franchise returns five years after the first instalment with Cars 2.

14 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Kung Fu Panda 2

Featuring the voices of: Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Gary Oldman and Dustin Hoffman (English version); Eason Chan Yik-shun, Denise Ho Wan-sze and Jaycee Chan Cho-ming (Cantonese version) Director: Jennifer Yuh Nelson Category: I (English and Cantonese versions)

21 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Let's play

For decades, cynics have argued that video games have no real artistic value. They're mindless escapism, they say: gaming is nothing more than a button-mashing, meaningless medium which can't compete with the subtleties and subtext of films, television or books.

19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

L.A. Noire

L.A. Noire Rockstar Games

Developer Rockstar Games - responsible for the hit franchise Grand Theft Auto - has unleashed another must-play masterpiece to consoles with the release of L.A Noire, bringing all the intensity of the film noire genre to gamers.

5 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Portal 2

Portal 2 Valve

The Orange Box from 2007 was a standout release in next-gen gaming. A bargain compilation disc of multiple games, in addition to the highly anticipated Half Life 2, it included a curious new game entitled Portal.

8 May 2011 - 12:00am

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