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Contest: Win a The Last of Us Autographed Pin Set!

by Charles Powerson November 5, 2014
The Last of Us fans, we’ve got an awesome contest for you! Yesterday, ESC Toys released limited edition TLOU collector pins, and today we’ve got a set to give away, signed by the artist, Erick Scarecrow.

Soundcheck: Grand Theft Auto V: Limited Edition Goes Vinyl This December

by Charles Powerson November 3, 2014
Rockstar’s announced a vinyl collection promoting Grand Theft Auto V landing on PS4 , PC, and Xbox One. The collection features 6 records, a booklet, and an exclusive lithograph. Rockstar told us there’s only going to be 5,000 produced.


Assassin’s Creed: Unity (Spoiler-Free) Preview | Ubisoft’s “Most Ambitious” Title Delivers The Goods

by Charles Powerson October 6, 2014
Last week, Ubisoft invited us to get some hands-on time with Assassin's Creed: Unity. Devs from Ubisoft Montreal, Paris, and Toronto were on hand to discuss the different aspects of the game, such as the story, the single player and co-op experience, the companion app, and the new gameplay mechanics in Assassin's Creed: Unity.

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Cerwin-Vega! XD5 Review | Pro-Grade Audio for PC Gamers

by Charles Powerson August 28, 2014
Fanatical Choice!
Here's our review of the Cerwin-Vega! XD 5 2 Way Powered Desktop Speakers; professional-grade audio for PC Gamers.

Kingston HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset Review | No Fluff, Just Amazing Sound

by Charles Powerson August 22, 2014
Fanatical Choice!
The HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset from Kingston is easily the most comfortable headsets we’ve reviewed here on The Game Fanatics.

Le Tour De France Video Game Store Sticker Ever

This Could Be The Most Accurate Video Game Store Sticker Ever

by Charles Powerson June 30, 2014
The world of video game stickers…how bland…right? Wrong! An Australian electronics store, JB Hi-Fi, has turned the rather dreary, though necessary, task into one that’s incredibly hilarious.


Get 20% Off Game Fanatics Tees, For A Limited Time!

by Charles Powerson June 27, 2014
We’ve got a fabulous sale going on over at The Game Fanatics merch store: 20% off premium tees!

Weekly Mobile Roundup — Best Android and iOS Games This Week

by Charles Powerson June 27, 2014
The weekly mobile roundup is back! The Game Fanatics has been hard at work curating a list of the best Android and iOS games of the week (actually longer; we’ve had quite a hiatus).

Everything You Need to Know About Halo: The Master Chief Collection

by Charles Powerson June 23, 2014
At E3 2014, Microsoft announced Halo: The Master Chief Collection– giving gamers the first opportunity, ever, to play the entire Master Chief saga, all on one disc. I was fortunate enough to have a moment with 343 Studio Head, Bonnie Ross, behind closed doors to check out Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

The SteelSeries Sentry Eye Tracker Wants to be Your New Personal Gaming Coach

by Charles Powerson June 15, 2014
The SteelSeries’s Sentry Eye Tracking System is the world’s first personal training device for gamers, we brought you the news last week. We had the pleasure of sitting down with Tori Pugliese from SteelSeries and checked out the Sentry Eye Tracker;.a sleek prototype of the device was sitting on the table.

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E3 2014 | Yes, Death Stare Luigi Is Here

by Charles Powerson June 12, 2014
So we all know the Luigi death stare that’s made the rounds around the internet and beyond. It’s no surprise that Mario Kart 8 superstar made his way to E3. Take a look.
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E3 2014 | Check Out This Stunning Replica Of The Arkham Knight Batmobile

by Charles Powerson June 11, 2014
To promote upcoming Batman game, Arkham Knight, Warner Brothers took to the show floor with a glorious, most awesome, Batmobile.

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Frenzy 8Z Tablet Review | Western Leaf’s First Android Tablet is Thin, Small, and Powerful

by Charles Powerson June 5, 2014
A few weeks ago, we brought you the story of Western Leaf’s super-thin, super-fast Frenzy tablet. They were kind enough to send us a review unit to test out, so here’s our review of the Frenzy 8Z tablet from Western Leaf.