"Then - something unexpected. Another armed warrior enters, and together the two work as one to defeat their enemy. A few seconds later, stone tiles bleed red with gore."
"Sandover Village from Jak & Daxter gets a visit from golfers from Everybody's Golf that send balls raining all over the map."
"There's an ongoing morality play in your actions, the duo hinting at consequences if you become Dunwall's own Jack the Ripper."
"Cyanide has the added pressure then of pandering to multiple audiences. What results is an amalgamation of multiple interpretations."
"There is obviously a significant market out there for a dedicated sniper game."
"This preview code indicates that is a game racing fans with a inclination towards chaos and speed have a lot to look forward to."
"Rally Points change every minute, and every one on Consumed has been carefully carved into its own miniature suicide mission."
"Limbo is best described as the real world that has been given a massive injection of hedonism."
"You're supposed to be scared by the story and the concept. Fear should be ever present."
"In many ways Lost Planet 3 comes across as both a continuation and a reboot of the series."
"A nice marriage between the frantic pace of Modern Warfare and something far more team-oriented..."
"It's Aliens Versus Marines, with both sides having very different tactics at their disposal. Marines rely heavily on guns and first-person shooting, Aliens ambush and cooperate."
"The result: an action adventure that requires more team play, a far greater challenge and a level variety that previous title had not even dared dream about."
"A video game musical. That's the best way to describe Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two."
"It's in parts innovative, entertaining, somewhat crazy, and it also copies some of the popular concepts we've come to expect from a high calibre multiplayer experience."
"I'm sure that final dimension is going to tie knots with my synaptic nerve ends, but I think I'm up for it."
"Things are looking bleak - but after calling out for assistance from a Eve Online player, things change. A huge battleship gets into orbit, raining devastating artillery rounds from above."
"We'll be able to leave a millennia-spanning conflict and the newest complications of a remembered life behind and just enjoy testing our physical prowess in the frontier."
"We're playing as Karl Fairburne, an OSS agent deep behind enemy lines (Berlin in 1945 to be precise)."
"Basically you go from situation to situation, checking the environment out, maybe by using a drone and tagging enemies."
"Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes is due out on just about every imaginable platform this June."
"Do we finally see a Spider-Man version of Arkham City? No. But that's a 'no' full of positive elements."
"Every aspect of what we see proves Rockstar knows exactly what it's doing. Expectation's still high, while any residual worry has flatlined."
"We would be just as happy if United Front managed to deliver what they promise as far as atmosphere, story and kung fu goes."
"You look at Dragon's Dogma, and you think this is what Final Fantasy XIV wanted to be."
"There is some drinking, gambling, sneaking, cheating and lots of treasure hunting involved."
"Despite the oddity, Resident Evil going the way of Left 4 Dead is an incredibly attractive proposition."
"Radical Entertainment are doing something very interesting with Prototype 2 from a narrative point of view."
"He'll slowly drown in each and every decision made. A flash of bloodied sand dunes vomiting out blackened, crawling figures is still burned into our mind's eye."
"With little more than a word of thanks to staff, we walk out. There's little more to be said: the end of the world is here, and it feels great."
"Once more advanced tactics are used in the battles Syndicate co-op stands out as an experience you won't find elsewhere."
"In Ghost Recon, AI is what you make it. In three of the four single player levels we play for this preview, we're slowly reintroduced to the idea that 'I' equals team."
"Compared to the previous game with its open and expansive dungeons this takes things one step further..."
"They've not been privy to his terror, his fear. The dual perspectives of conflict cast a sense of uneasiness over the situation."
"I'm not sure if it'll ever become natural for me to yell at my Xbox 360, although the results are undeniably satisfying."
"It's no less a convincing portrayal. With low-grade pixelation filters from the previous title scrubbed, Glacier 2 can finally shine."
"It's as if Milestone has exchanged the prim and proper dedication of a 9 to 5 for a debauched and wild weekend in the country."
Naughty Dog's latest wowed at the VGAs: but what's the real story behind The Last of Us? We headed to the creator's studios to find out.
"Shoot off the head of one of the many robots you're fighting and it's not long before they're staggering about aimlessly, shooting at their robotic brethren."
"There's liberal exuberance in its two-ton metallic flings; exciting in its voraciousness, but suitably bizarre in the extremities in which drifts play out."
"This is an opportunity for Gearbox to really put itself on the map. All it needs to do is deliver a game worthy of the series. If only it were that simple."
Our latest Most Wanted for next year is Prey 2: a title that trumps the identikit sequel stylings of many series with something wholly unique and exciting.
"The action looked a lot like in War of Cybertron, but the variation in levels and bots was much better than anticipated."
"Visibility is poor, the high density of the air pollutant a killer - excursions below the dust line are high risk, but can yield collectables essential to your survival."
"Seeing all the story threads come together in Mass Effect 3 is going to have a massive impact."
"Yuke's took on the criticisms it received and developed a completely new system, which at first feels too hard. Way too hard."
"It's Terminator with a sexual predator twist...though we're aware that's the cynicism talking."
"Don't expect the old Bullfrog Syndicate, and don't expect Deus Ex and you're likely in for something very entertaining come February."
"You're the chosen one, brought back from the dead, to save a world where the mortal races are well on their way towards extinction."
The newest info on Soul Calibur V has been revealed, as we go hands-on and round up all the latest on Namco Bandai's returning fighter.