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Tales from wars are often told by those who went and returned victorious; this isn't too different from Call of Duty multiplayer mode.
Making a game that offers everything is seemingly impossible in a world where our demand for perfection is so high, but some developers have really hit the nail on the head.
Thinking about building your Ultimate Team, you'll need chemistry, fitness and a selection of world's best players.
Online gaming brings a number of stereotypical players, here's just a few that are likely to appear when Call of Duty: Black Ops II is released in November.
Avalanche have teamed up with SEGA to produce a digital release.
ZombiU has been pipped as one of the Wii U's flagship games as it encompasses the upgraded power of the console from its predecessor, it's GamePad compatible and you won't find it anywhere else.
The last flurry of releases before Christmas is more of whimper than a bang - Mass Effect Trilogy is the only notable release.