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Fanatical Five | Our Most Anticipated Games of Fall 2014

by Carlos Ovalleon July 24, 2014
We can count on the Fall to shower us with multiple high-profile games, so here's The Game Fanatics' most anticipated games of fall 2014!

Fanatical Five | Top 5 Hip Hop Songs in Video Game Trailers

by Bridget Thrashon June 24, 2014
Hip Hop is increasing as an audio form for video games. We have listed five of the best trailers with Hip Hop music. What are your thoughts?


Fanatical Five | Our Top 5 Favorite Video Game Fathers!

by Tom Dearsleyon June 15, 2014
Today being Father’s day for U.S, Canada and UK (Sorry rest of the world!) we take a moment to reflect upon those characters who have overcome their own shortcomings and imperfections to provide emotional and physical support for their fictional families, for better or for worse.


E3 2014 | 5 Sequels TGF Wants To See

by Sam Robinsonon June 7, 2014
The Electronics Entertainment Expo is just under a week away and that means we’re in store for an onslaught of video game action. With the next generation of gaming officially underway, this year’s E3 is primed to show off some seriously impressive looking titles.

E3 2014 I 5 Games Microsoft Needs to Win E3

by David Ketchieon June 4, 2014
Five games that would help quench the thirst of those looking for Microsoft exclusives in a variety of genres at E3 2014, but will they be there?


E3 2014 I 5 Games Sony Needs to Win E3

by Carlos Ovalleon June 3, 2014
With E3 2014 just around the corner,  a blistering start, the PS4 continues to perform at a steady pace month after month, outselling its competitor by a significant margin. But with Microsoft slashing the price off the Xbox One and the removal of Kinect, Sony looks to have their hands full as they attempt to remind […]

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Fanatical Five | Top Five Xbox One Tricks

by David Ketchieon May 1, 2014
Five tips and tricks about the Xbox One you may not know about that can make life a little simpler.
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Fanatical Five | Top Five Life-Saving Lessons We Learned From Grand Theft Auto 5

by David Ketchieon April 28, 2014
The Game Fanatics give you five life saving lessons that are confirmed in Grand Theft Auto 5.


Fanatical Five | Our Top 5 Easter Eggs

by Jeff Smithon April 20, 2014
Since Warren Robinett slipped his name into 1979’s Adventure, developers have been adding their own touches to games. Whether it’s John Romero’s head in Doom II, Treyarch putting entire games in both Call of Duty: Black Ops games, or Metal Gear Solid 3’s “Guy Savage” nightmare mission, easter eggs have been a long-running stable of […]

Fanatical Five | Top 5 April Fools’ Jokes of 2014 (So Far)

by Alex Androskion April 1, 2014
April Fools’ Day is the one day a year that the Internet just goes insane. You can’t trust anything you read, it seems, but you can be amused by it.


Fanatical Five | 2014 Gaming Peripherals To Game Right With This Year

by Charles Powerson February 13, 2014
Gaming is platform-agnostic. From your mobile device to a PC or console, most gadgets offers a satisfying gaming experience. There are countless titles out there to suit players of every age, taste and interest. No matter how good the game is though, if your equipment lets you down then you’re not going to have much […]
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Fanatical Five | Wii U Games to Buy in 2014

by Darrin Wrighton January 17, 2014
The financial numbers are in for Nintendo, and it’s not pretty. While the 3DS is still selling like hotcakes, the Wii U will fall more than 6 million units short of their initial sale predictions for the current fiscal year. That’s really bad, and while some are declaring this the official death of the Wii […]


Fanatical Five | Five Things PlayStation Now Needs to Succeed

by Darrin Wrighton January 8, 2014
As you may have seen yesterday, Sony has announced their new game streaming service, PlayStation Now, at CES 2014. It sounds cool, but will it live up to the hype?