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As someone who played through the entirety of the Starcraft 2 vanilla release and longed, pined even, for custom maps, the ongoing expansion of custom maps in Dota 2 has me salivating slightly.

And then I saw this creation. The potential is utterly glorious, especially considering the capacity for the Source 2 engine to support games like this versus the SC2 engine.


Dust2 is the undisputed king of Counter-Strike maps. But as my colleague Nathan Grayson reported back in April, the very awesomeness of the level that's made it such a classic has also posed a risk of making the shooter feel stale. What better way to liven things up than with the living dead?


Far Cry 4 can be a very silly game. It's hard to keep a straight face when playing anything with exploding animals launching every which way. But that's not all Far Cry is. Placed in the right hands, the shooter can be downright terrifying.