We travelled out to Vicarious Visions to learn what else other than the inclusion of vehicles that sets Superchargers apart from its predecessors.
Skylanders turned racer? We report on the franchise taking the skies, seas and racetracks in the newest - and biggest - change to the series yet.
We've been playing a lot of the new FIFA demo, and while there's plenty of changes coming, we're hopeful that they're mostly for the better.
As my son creeps closer to the age where he'll be able to grip a controller (instead of chewing the rubber off the analogue sticks) I'm taking a keener interest in games that we'll be able to play together.
Disney unleashes Infinity! We get an exclusive closer look at the toy range / video game hybrid, and find out the story behind one of the biggest gaming casts ever.
"It's an important brand for Activision - the game's Gamescom business booth dwarfed even Black Ops and Star Wars."
"An early conclusion: WWE 13 has the potential to become this generation's best wrestling game."
"Not a great performance from the long-running series in this build...we're hoping for vast improvements next time we're on the pitch with PES 13."
"In a nutshell: Going forward in FIFA 13 is more exciting than ever before."
FIFA 13 is all about balancing the established with the new, as much as it is about attack and defend.
"A video game musical. That's the best way to describe Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two."
"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."
"It's perhaps a self-referential nod to the franchise's twisted and confused timeline. If so, it's a clever, and knowing, wink between Nintendo and its fans that'll delight."
"We wanted to introduce some details that only the most careful readers of the books could notice. So we created a game inspired by both films and novels," the studio explains.
"There is still a touch of arcade in the dribbling, and the passing feels incredibly smooth. The controls feel extremely natural, almost like liquid."
"Despite the era it emulates resounding with the sublime sounds of funk, soul and a little dabble in disco, Driver's multiplayer is pure punk rock; short, punchy and violent."
"Social walls crumble, chatter erupts, strategies form...as much as 'I'll go first, and don't you bloody hit me when I do' can be labelled strategy."
"He calls for bloodshed, and for the first time in far too long in the history of this series, we feel a stab of fear as the cut-scene curtain draws back for a boss fight."
"It's easy to understand why you might snort in derision upon first glance. What you don't twig is the last time you did so was when Traveller's Tales announced Lego Star Wars."
This sci-fi FPS certainly has the minerals, so it's a shame no-one's likely to be paying it a blind bit of attention. Do the boys at High Voltage and your dust-covered Wii a favour, and read on.
What could be a more natural fit for a new Lego game than Pirates of the Caribbean? Thomas Blichfeldt takes a closer look...
"Career has been spruced up with a sexy multi-branched, multi-choice world map trip that'll cause Western RPG hounds to lift their noses for an appreciative sniff."
"All Stars surgically extracts the swollen man-glands that have inhibited newcomers from wrestling in the past...it's NBA Jam with spandex and a heavier emphasis on the touchy-feely."
2K smashes back onto the court with its latest tennis title, and we come away impressed. Find out why inside.