Around the network: February shmebruary

Gaming goodies from our erstwhile chums

Hoorah it's February and while we've shaken off the miserable shackles of January, the new month greets us with weather that's colder than a snowman's frosty parts. Still, mustn't grumble, as the games world starts to warm up with the first of the big name titles like FF XIII 2 and Soul Calibur 5 seeping through and the PS Vita launch to cheer us up this month. As per always, our chums and colleagues have been writing plenty of great things to keep you entertained and here's a selection of their finest from this week in games.


PS Vita: It will definitely succeed. Although it might completely fail. Here's why...

The 42 best, funniest and weirdest photos of Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto being brilliantly odd

Why winning at FIFA 12 disgusted me so much I'll never play it again

Official PlayStation Magazine

PS Vita pre-order guide: the cheapest prices, best bundles

Resident Evil 6 characters: who can, and who can't come back?

The Last Of Us' Joel is "a violent thug, a brutal killer and a torturer"

Official Nintendo Magazine

Best 3DS games

Wii U release date must hit peak season

New Super Mario Bros 3DS: What we want to see

Official Xbox 360 Magazine

Mass Effect 3's Insanity Mode: deeper, "harsher" yet fairer

Mass Effect 3's characters: the fates of Garrus, Ashley, Mordin and more

Mass Effect 3's races: what they face, how to save them

PC Gamer

Skyrim patch 1.4 fixes Wabbajacks

Tribes: Ascend is almost here. And it's shaping up rather nicely.

What's the best broadband for gamers? PC Gamer have been researching