articles by Madhav Tankha

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Game Review: Far Cry 3 is a journey into the heart of darkness

With its strong, well-crafted plot, writing, and voice-acting, as well as its expansive single player mode Far Cry 3 is a must play for all gamers.

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Game Review: Far Cry 3 is a journey into the heart of darkness

With its strong, well-crafted plot, writing, and voice-acting, as well as its expansive single player mode Far Cry 3 is a must play for all gamers.

Tech

Assassin's Creed III: The stakes are higher than ever

One wishes of course that the gameplay was a little more challenging, that the story was slightly less sequel-oriented and better resolved. But all of that said, Assassin's Creed 3 is a strong game with a very wide range of content to enjoy.

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Assassin's Creed III: The stakes are higher than ever

One wishes of course that the gameplay was a little more challenging, that the story was slightly less sequel-oriented and better resolved. But all of that said, Assassin's Creed 3 is a strong game with a very wide range of content to enjoy.

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Borderlands 2 review: Twisted humour and a 'gazillion guns'

The dystopian world of Pandora and it's freakishly weird inhabitants are back in Gearbox Software's sequel to the aclaimed Borderlands; Borderlands 2 is bigger, better looking, and more polished than its predecessor.

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Borderlands 2 review: Twisted humour and a 'gazillion guns'

The dystopian world of Pandora and it's freakishly weird inhabitants are back in Gearbox Software's sequel to the aclaimed Borderlands; Borderlands 2 is bigger, better looking, and more polished than its predecessor.

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Mass Effect 3 extended cut: Not perfect, but satisfying

The Extended cut shows that Bioware has been paying careful attention to much of the criticism. Most of the points of concern have been met, even if some have been less satisfactorily handled than others.

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Mass Effect 3 extended cut: Not perfect, but satisfying

The Extended cut shows that Bioware has been paying careful attention to much of the criticism. Most of the points of concern have been met, even if some have been less satisfactorily handled than others.

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Game Review: The Heavens and Hells of Diablo 3

Diablo 3 is fun to play along with your friends. It taps into a dark impulse that RPGs have traditionally relied on: the willingness to undergo hours, days, or even weeks of repetitive activity for the sake of 'levelling up'.

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Game Review: The Heavens and Hells of Diablo 3

Diablo 3 is fun to play along with your friends. It taps into a dark impulse that RPGs have traditionally relied on: the willingness to undergo hours, days, or even weeks of repetitive activity for the sake of 'levelling up'.

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Call of Duty Black Ops 2 may not be a sell out

Although the series has come under fire for starting the "Hollywood-ization" of First person shooter games, the new Call of Duty game may have more to cheer about

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Call of Duty Black Ops 2 may not be a sell out

Although the series has come under fire for starting the "Hollywood-ization" of First person shooter games, the new Call of Duty game may have more to cheer about

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Halo 4: Get ready for a leaner, meaner Master Chief

The excitement of millions of Xbox 360 owners around the world now has a tangible focus: November 6 is when Halo 4 will be released. Here's what you can expect in the game.

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Halo 4: Get ready for a leaner, meaner Master Chief

The excitement of millions of Xbox 360 owners around the world now has a tangible focus: November 6 is when Halo 4 will be released. Here's what you can expect in the game.

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Fans win: Mass Effect 3 ending to be explained further

Bioware has heard its fans and is releasing a free downloadable extension to the ending of Mass Effect 3.

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Fans win: Mass Effect 3 ending to be explained further

Bioware has heard its fans and is releasing a free downloadable extension to the ending of Mass Effect 3.

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Fan outrage: Why the Mass Effect 3 ending sucks

As the dust settles around Mass Effect 3 (ME3), there's a rising voice of indignation against the way Bioware chose to end its series. Bioware has produced a shoddy ending, not just an 'unhappy' one.

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Fan outrage: Why the Mass Effect 3 ending sucks

As the dust settles around Mass Effect 3 (ME3), there’s a rising voice of indignation against the way Bioware chose to end its series. Bioware has produced a shoddy ending, not just an ‘unhappy’ one.

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Kingdoms of Amalur: Exciting gameplay, mediocre quests

Kingdoms of Amalur is fast-paced, challenging, relatively sophisticated, and immensely enjoyable, but rarely achieves the grandiose heights that fantasy games aim for.

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Kingdoms of Amalur: Exciting gameplay, mediocre quests

Kingdoms of Amalur is fast-paced, challenging, relatively sophisticated, and immensely enjoyable, but rarely achieves the grandiose heights that fantasy games aim for.