We want you to tell us your favorite and least favorite games, systems, and moments from 2013.
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This week, the next-gen console wars march into the holidays, we get some new Hobbit games, we reviewed a new PlayStation 4 title, and more.
We ask our followers on Twitter and Facebook to pick an early winner in the next-gen battle.
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You’ll also find community reviews for World Basketball Manager Tycoon and Rock Band 3 inside.
We want you to write about the Xbox One.
The Xbox One makes it debut, the PlayStation 4 is now a week old, and much more was covered this week at GamesBeat.
Our Facebook and Twitter followers express excitement and apathy over the launch of Microsoft’s next-gen system.
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A Link Between Worlds is one of the best games you can play on the 3DS.
Betfair can run online gambling in New Jersey while its application for a license is reviewed.
Out of 5,000 gamers surveyed, only 1 percent plan on buying a Wii U.
The GamesBeat community also wrote reviews for Chrono Trigger and Champions Online.
The 3DS is also getting Miiverse and YouTube.
Trevor, Michael, and Franklin’s homes from Grand Theft Auto V get appraisals from real-estate blog Movoto.
Lego Marvel Super Heroes is still a PlayStation 4 launch title.
The Acquisition Value Predictor predicts the lifetime value of installs with over 75% accuracy.
2013 is shaping up to be a very good year for Gamevil.
Gamevil’s partnering with developers from Finland, Ukraine, and Columbia.
Far Cry 3 and Assasin’s Creed III drive Ubisoft’s sales for the first half of the 2013-2014 fiscal year.
Middle-earth: Shadows of Mordor is set between the events of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.
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Expect to see more of Yoshi’s New Island and other 2014 3DS games.
Three Kingdoms Action is getting a slight medieval makeover for its trip to the Western market.
John Pleasants is leaving his position as co-president of Disney Interactive.
FTL: Advanced Edition is coming to iPads and the existing PC release early next year.
Square Enix is more interested in long-term engagement than “games as service.”
The free-to-play game set as a PlayStation 4 launch title comes out on PC today.
The PlayStation 3 is expected to be the best-selling console for the second consecutive month.
The $80 microconsole missed its first two release dates.
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WWE 2K14′s massive roster and great single-player modes make it an easy recommendation for wrestling fans.
Inside is a collection of our community’s recent influx of game reviews, including Ethan: Meteor Hunter, Ms. Pac-Man Maze Madness, Blocksum, and more.
Uncharted 2, Red Dead Redemption, and Radiant Historia are among the games you listed as your favorite from the Xbox 360/PlayStation 3 era.
From a launch title like Perfect Dark Zero to the recent Fuse, these are the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 games that no one else will bother talking about.
Find out how to win one of our five premium digital copies of Magicka: Wizard Wars.
If you have a Nintendo 3DS, you’re probably playing Pokémon X and Y, the newest installments in the ridiculously popular monster-collecting series. But why not take a break from making all those adorable critters knock each other out and do a little writing instead?
Including a giant dinosaur and a … keychain. These are the five best new Pokémon in the X and Y versions for the 3DS.
Be sure to read this list of tips before you start your new adventure in Pokémon X and Y.
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