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November 29, 2013

The Ultimate Holiday Video Game Gift Guide | Part VI

When it comes to gift shopping, the wide world of electronic gaming can be daunting if the only controller you’re used to just changes channels. This guide is a comprehensive list of can’t-miss gifts for the gamers on your holiday shopping list - made up of the year’s most highly acclaimed video game releases and Black Friday and online-only deals that will save you some scratch.

Part VI | Only on Playstation 4

This year, Sony released its brand new console, the Playstation 4. Although both the Playstation 4 and its competitor, the Xbox One, have well-rounded and robust titles available at launch, the games below were hand-picked as the most anticipated titles exclusive to the Playstation 4.

Killzone: Shadow Fall

  • First-person shooter
  • Rating: M 17+
  • MSRP: $59.99
  • Perfect for: Halo fans or gamers who thrill at fighting wars with high-powered sci-fi weaponry

Res0gun

  • Arcade-style shooter
  • Rating: E 10+
  • MSRP: $14.99
  • Perfect for: Gamers who like frantic, fast-paced shoot-em-up action or anyone who appreciates a challenge

Gran Turismo 6

  • Racing
  • Rating: E
  • MSRP: $59.99
  • Release Date: Dec. 6
  • Perfect for: Gamers who feel the need for speed or those who want the most realistic driving simulation on the market

Injustice: Gods Among Us - Ultimate Edition

  • Fighting
  • Rating: T 13+
  • MSRP: $59.99
  • Perfect for: Fans of the DC comic book universe or gamers who like to punch, kick and grapple their way to victory

DC Universe Online

  • Massively multiplayer online game
  • Rating: T 13+
  • MSRP: $59.99
  • Perfect for: Fans of the DC comic book universe or gamers who want to fight alongside their favorite DC characters, creating their own superhero legend in a persistent, open-ended game world
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