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This week in games: GTA V oceanography, why you shouldn't buy The Crew on launch day, and more

Also: Assassin's Creed: Unity exits alpha, Dark Souls II gets longer and prettier, and why the Xbox One has junk in its trunk.

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Dungeons 2 preview: An actual Dungeon Keeper successor mixed with an RTS game

Dungeons 2 combines dungeon-keeping with dungeon-invading, and both come off strong.

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Kingdom Rush Origins is this year's top Android tower defense game

Smart strategic action, ample content, and great presentation make for another excellent time sink.

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10 killer Black Friday gaming deals: Games, hardware, consoles, and more

Black Friday's got some great gaming deals, provided you know where to look. We snagged the best deals we could find and threw them in here, from the R9 290X to the Alienware Alpha to Titanfall for $5.

For family fun, gather 'round the tablet

The family unit is getting torn apart by technology. Fight it head-on by using great tech for fun family time.

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Ubisoft apologizes for Assassin's Creed: Unity's borked launch with free DLC

And if you're a season pass holder, you're going to get an entire game for free.

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Steam Exploration Sale means Black Friday's come early for PC gamers

Decent discounts on brand new games, plus some old classics in this newer, more personalized Steam sale.

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Randal's Monday review: Pop culture jokes can't save this point-and-click's poor puzzles

You're moving into a land of both shadow and substance, of things and ideas. You've just crossed over into... Randal's Monday.

Assassin's Creed series comes to Android with "Pirates"

Ubisoft brings one of the most popular gaming series to Android in a new game called Assassin's Creed Pirates.