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Gaming
 
The biggest revenue generator for leading card and board game maker Hasbro is not Monopoly, Risk or Cluedo. It is a game that, perhaps, is better known among geeks, but there is certainly plenty of spirit in Magic The Gathering.
The biggest revenue generator for leading card and board game maker Hasbro is not Monopoly, Risk or Cluedo. It is a game that, perhaps, is better known among geeks, but there is certainly plenty of spirit in Magic The Gathering.
Based on a popular anime TV series, Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment puts you in the shoes of Kirito, a boy trapped in a virtual massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) where dying in the game means dying in real life.
So begins the story of Princess Aurora, who must find and restore the stolen sun, moon and stars, defeat the evil Queen of Umbra and find her way home to save her father before he dies from a broken heart.
Released for the PlayStation 2 in 2001 to critical acclaim worldwide, Final Fantasy X took players on a journey through the fantasy world of Spira, in the company of Tidus, a young man who joins a group of adventurers who are after the monster Sin who destroyed Tidus' homeland.
After three outings, the Final Fantasy XIII series will probably be remembered for introducing elements which did not quite gel with long-time fans of the epic game series. It divided fans with its new and, at times, confusing game mechanics and battle systems, and introduced dull characters who never quite stood out.
Elder Scrolls Online is a massively multiplayer online role-playing (MMORPG) video game based on the popular Elder Scrolls franchise.
This expansion pack of the 2012 hack-and-slash role-playing game Diablo III returns the franchise to its roots - kill more monsters to get more loot.
Not long ago, a colleague sent me an e-mail that screamed: "I CAN'T BELIEVE YOU HAVEN'T PLAYED WASTELAND!" and included a link to download the game, which was released in 1988.