Game of the Year Nomination: Assassin’s Creed III (PS3/360/Wii U/PC)

After Assassin’s Creed: Revelations wrapped up, it was pretty apparent that the next installment in the series would need a new protagonist to don the white robes of the assassin. Ubisoft’s announcement that Assassin’s Creed III would have a new assassin and story setting of Colonial America during the Revolution,…

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Game of the Year Nomination: Halo 4 (360)

Max’s magnum opus comes to a close with his final game recommendation, and nomination for over-all Game of the Year 2012: Halo 4. Thanks for all your hard work, Max! We hope all of our readers enjoyed his articles. Look forward to a couple more Game of the Year Nominations…

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Best Single-Player Game of the Year Nomination

Max’s recommendations for Game of the Year continue with best single player game; only one more left!   Best Single-Player: Far Cry 3 The only reason this game isn’t my “Best Overall Game of 2012” choice is because people will argue that a “Best Game Overall” choice needs to have…

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Best Multi-player Game of the Year Nomination

Today, Max’s Game of the Year Recommendation is for those of you with friends, who also want games to play together with them.   Best Multiplayer(s): Borderlands 2 (XBOX, PS3, and PC) and World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria (PC) It’s always a close call for Multiplayer-based games. Most of…

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Best Kid-Game of the Year Nomination

And Max’s recommendations for every possible Game of the Year continue:   Best Kid-Game: Lego Lord of the Rings (Consoles) Lego Lord of the Rings is a great choice for a family-friendly, kid-friendly game. The game is based off of the incredibly popular (and incredibly awesome) Lord of the Rings…

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Game of the Year Nomination: The Walking Dead (PS3/360/PC/iOS)

Welcome to the first of our 2012 Game of the Year Nominations here at Level Up Video Games. Between now and the end of the year, we will be posting each of our employees’ recommendation(s) for what they thought was the 2012 Game of the Year, so look forward to them,…

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Review: Epic Mickey Power of Illusion (3DS)

One of the first games I had for my Sega Genesis (along with Altered Beast and Arnold Palmer’s Golf) was “Mickey Mouse’s Castle of Illusion”. It was a wonderfully fun, yet challenging, action-platformer. I dare say it is one of my all-time favorite games for the Genesis. The most recent…

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