The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim was the big
winner at last night's Interactive Achievement Awards (IAAs) in Las
Vegas, scoring a total of five top honors including the coveted Game
of the Year title. Rest assured, the likes of Portal 2, Uncharted 3,
and Super Mario 3D Land were also shown some industry love...
HMV has seen its video game market share dip by 16% year-on-year over Christmas. Dire straits? Not so much - music sales are more solid (groan). But this does mean the company is re-evaluating how it sells games, and why customers are going elsewhere. Are you?
Ever-ready to cut through
critical bias and drummed-up presale data, Raptr has released its
Raptr Report for 2011, with data on which games commanded the most
player attention. The report breaks the year's releases down into
categories, calculating total playtime by Raptr's 10+ million users
over launch month, per-player launch-week playtime and launch-month
session length. There's a few surprises in there, but the list's two
standouts are both November releases...
An all out REVIEW hoard featuring CASTLEVANIA: LORDS OF SHADOW, DEAD RISING 2, and ENSLAVED!
Plus, bullshit in-game collectibles and the guys return from Sin City with tales to tell…