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Eurogamer Readers’ Top 50 Games of 2013

Eurovideogamer Readers’ Top 50 Games of 2013

It’s New Year’s Eve, which can mean only one thing. Well, it means lots of things: deciding if to head out into town for over-priced booze and the company of idiots, to go to a house party where the opportunities to shame yourself are endless or to stay in and watch Jools Holland’s Hootenany and wonder where it all went wrong. Actually, you kcurrently what? I think I’m just going to retire to the world of Animal Crossing: New Leaf and celebrate it with my townsfolk. I kcurrently who my real friends are.

Oh, and New Year’s Eve means another thing too – it’s time for the Readers’ Top 50 Games of 2013! We had an incredible amount of input, so thank you so much for voting. The results have been fascinating, too: there’s certainly a real consensus on what the real stars of 2013 have been, and the winner this time round had a significant margin over its competitors. Rightly so too, I think.

And so here’s a rundown of the full top 50, complete with your own comments. I hope you enjoy it, and I’m looking forward to getting stuck into more videogames in 2014!

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When Does A Video Game Start Feeling "Old" In Your Estimation?

When Does A Video Game Start Feeling "Old" In Your Estimation?
Gaming has come a long way, hasn't it? At what point does a videogame start feeling "old?" When do you look back and go, "wow, that was a while ago!"

PSXE Trenders: Breakout Developers To Watch

PSXE Trenders: Breakout Developers To Watch
PSXE examines a few of the up and comers that we all expect awesome things from in the new generation.

Capcom Explains Resident Evil’s Success

Capcom Explains Resident Evil’s Success
The publisher has detailed several important reasons why this legendary franchise has remained successful. Fans will dispute these points, though.

Samurai Warriors 4 may see a western release

Tecmo Koei’s hack-and-slash videogame Samurai Warriors 4 could see a western release, the videogame’s producer Hisashi Koinuma revealed on Twitter.

“Yes. Perhaps, next summer,” he tweeted, responding to a fan’s question asking if the videogame will be made available to western videogamers.

Kcurrentlyn as Sengoku Musou 4 in Japan, the latest installation in the series is expected to launch in the country on March 20 for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation VITA. All previous numbered titles in the franchise were released to western markets, with the most recent, Samurai Warriors 3, launching late 2010 on the Nintendo Wii in North America.

Samurai Warriors 4 includes more than 50 characters, which consist of new ones along with all warlords featured in past Samurai…

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FFX/X-2 HD Remasters Hit The Top Of Japan’s Sales Charts

FFX/X-2 HD Remasters Hit The Top Of Japan’s Sales Charts
Looks like these HD upgrades are already hot items in Japan. The Remaster set has landed in the #1 spot on the sales charts, even topping the new Zelda!

PSXE Poll Update: Reader’s Choice For Game Of The Year 2013

PSXE Poll Update: Reader’s Choice For Game Of The Year 2013
The readers have made their decision and perhaps it's no big surprise. But currently the question is- which videogame will PSXE select for its overall GotY?