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Our Most Anticipated Fall 2018 Video Games

While this year’s Summer gaming drought wasn’t as stark as year’s past, there’s no denying the ridiculous amount of hype-inducing games coming out this Fall. As we did with movies last week, our staff is taking a look at the video games they’re most excited to play as the leaves begin to change colors. 

The 5 Most Effective Plot Twists in Video Games

Continuing my look at storytelling in gaming, I’m taking a look at what I feel are the best plot twists in games and why I think they work so well.  

5 Most Emotional Video Game Openings

While many video games like to kick off with dramatic set pieces that thrust gamers into the middle of the action right away, other titles like to punch you firmly in the gut with “the feels.” Here, I’m taking a look at some of the most emotional video game openings around. 

I’m on the Hype Train for These 5 Games at E3...

E3 2018 is over but the hype on some of the newly revealed games is just getting started. While there were plenty exciting games on display, these are the ones I've completely joined the hype train for. 

The 5 Strangest Star Wars Video Games

To join in on some of the Star Wars Day fun, I'm taking a look at some of the weirdest Star Wars video game "experiments" to have graced consoles over the years. Come inside to check them out! 

Nintendo Switch: A Year In Review

Can you believe it's already been a year since the Nintendo Switch launched?  I suppose the adage is true, time flies when you're having fun!  With a year under its belt, we discuss the highs/lows from its freshman year and what the future holds for Nintendo's mobile console!

Watch the Battle for the Belt in the Latest UGF Broadcast!

Cinelinx's United Gaming Federation tournament returns tonight with contenders facing off in Dragon Ball FighterZ, while the battle for the belt comes down to an epic Mario Kart 64 matchup. Come inside to watch the broadcast and have the chance to win a copy of Dragon Ball FighterZ on PC! 

Cinelinx’s Most Anticipated Video Games of 2018

Though some of us may still be working our way through last year’s video game releases, that doesn’t mean we can’t look ahead to what 2018 has in store.  Today, our writers present their tops picks for the games they’re most hyped about in the New Year.

Cinelinx’s Top Video Games of 2017

With 2017 on the way out our contributors have been looking back at the best the year’s had to offer in terms of video games.  There’s no shortage of great games to choose from this year, but we felt these picks were the cream of the crop.

7 Older Games That Deserve a Nintendo Switch Port

With the Nintendo Switch dominating the gaming market, and more developers working to bring their older titles to new system, I thought I'd take a look at some of the best games from previous generations that I'd happily pay money to play on the Switch.  

Geek Pick of the Week: The Art of Game of Thrones

This week sees the release of an all new art book collecting behind the scenes art and information from all eight seasons of the...