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An Unflattering Boll Cut From 1UP.com

In my quest to learn if Boll really does make unapologetically awful films, I treated myself to two of his most famous movies, Postal and BloodRayne. BloodRayne is arguably his most successful video game adaptation, with two sequels and another reportedly in the works. Postal is probably his most well-known movie. I was hoping to get ahold of Alone in the Dark, one of the most egregious examples of how bad his movies can be, but I failed to find it and also very easily convinced myself against looking very hard. It's most famous for featuring a scene where a character who was recently killed on-screen gets up and exits the set. I am really upset that I missed out on that one scene. With BloodRayne and Postal, however, I did get to see a few things I never thought I would see, nor did I ever think I wanted to.

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Come Watch As Sony Unveils What's Next For PlayStation

We also want to hear what you have to say as Sony kicks off the next generation of console gaming. We'll be talking a great deal about everything we learn (and don't learn) tonight in the coming days, and we have one story coming tonight that we'd…

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Stephen King's Influence On Video Games

In 1980, famed horror writer Stephen King penned a novella titled The Mist. The plot, which was adapted faithfully in a 2007 film by director Frank Darabont, revolves around an unnatural mist that pours across a Maine town. The mist, which is…

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The Witcher 3 Preview For PC

Ok, I have nothing snarky to say about this image. The prospect of exploring a world that looks like this excites me to no end. Our first peek at The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt shows something that should be pretty damn amazing, and I can't wait to get my hands on it. For a ton of additional Witcher 3 info, check out the newest issue of Game Informer.

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The Six Faces Of Extraterrestrials In Video Games

Probably the most common form that aliens take in video games is that of the invading armada bent on Earth's, or at least humanity's, destruction. None typifies this better than the critters from Taito's classic, Space Invaders. These nameless…

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Here's One Rumored Detail About The Next Xbox That Piques My Interest

Much of the recent talk about Durango, the code name for the next-generation Xbox, has been about its rumored always-online requirement. Aside from the fact that you'd need an Internet connection in order to use the system, this would also…

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Rayman Legends Going Multiplatform Lets Down Wii U Owners And Nintendo

Rayman Legends was, for myself and many others, a major reason to pick up a Wii U early on. Although it was known more than a month in advance of the system's launch that Legends would be coming in the first quarter of 2013, rather than in November…

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Arguing Against Realistic Violence

Why the leap in technology over the past decade has turned one gamer off certain series.

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