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James Dominguez A quiet month of Your Turn entries provided us with three excellent articles. Read on to see which won the monthly prize.
Jason Hill Nintendo Land doesn't ensure must-buy status for the Wii U console like Wii Sports famously did for its astonishingly popular predecessor.
James Dominguez Screen Play's friday jigsaw is 21 today. Come and join the party.
James Dominguez Earlier in the week DexX published his Far Cry 3 review, but the game's real joy is the stories that emerge from it.
James Dominguez The Wii U goes on sale tomorrow, with some queuing for midnight launches. DexX discusses his impressions of the new console and the launch line-up.
James Dominguez Aliens: Colonial Marines will have a remarkable opportunity to be the official sequel to a cinema classic, and John Mulkey told DexX all about it.
James Dominguez Far Cry 3 lands on Aussie shelves tomorrow, and DexX thinks it is one of the best games of the year. Read on to find out why.
Jason Hill Most Wanted is as much a sequel to the brilliant open-world driving game Burnout Paradise as it is a new Need for Speed game.
James Dominguez It's time to wrap up another week with a Friday jigsaw puzzle. Can you identify the game before the pieces are revealed?
Screen Play reader Corey Lee With the Wii U launching here next week, reader Corey Lee questions whether the start of a new generation is premature.
James Dominguez This week an Australian man has set an new official world record by playing Black Ops II continuously for over five days.
James Dominguez The elements of a great game are present in Hitman: Absolution, but they never quite come together.
Screen Play reader Ryan Crawford Last month's Your Turn winner returns with a new article, talking about how playing Borderlands became a therapeutic experience.
Screen Play reader Steven Smoothy After his excellent piece last month about being a father and gamer, Smoolander is back with a rant about video game marketing.
James Dominguez If you only find time for mobile gaming during your daily commute, what happens when you stop commuting?
Jason Hill The sprawling, ambitious epic Assassin's Creed 3 takes hours to hit its stride, but this enormous game does have a lot to offer.
James Dominguez Screen Play reader Ryan Crawford has selected the game for this week's puzzle. Can you work it out?
James Dominguez It may be the single most highly-anticipated game of the next twelve months, so a new Grand Theft Auto V trailer is a big event.
James Dominguez Arts Minister Simon Crean has announced a new $20 million fund to boost innovation and sustainability in the video games sector.
James Dominguez Andrew Wilson, Executive VP of the EA Sports label, oversees many electronic sports, but surfing is his unrealised dream.