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Spec Ops: The Line

Spec Ops: The Line

Despite the lack of hype behind it and its generic title, this third-person shooter is being commended by critics for its solid single-player campaign that refuses to glorify war and murder.

Looper (Trailer)

Looper (Trailer)

The latest trailer for sci-fi action flick Looper reveals that the main character is a bullheaded killer determined to finish the job, even if it means taking down his future self.

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Resident Evil 6 (Trailer 3)

Resident Evil 6 (Trailer 3)

Chris, Leon and newbie Jake Muller run, shoot and dodge in the new trailer for Resident Evil 6. It looks more like Mission: Impossible with monsters, but the 4-player co-op looks quite enticing.

The Expendables 2 (Trailer 2)

The Expendables 2 (Trailer 2)

Making trailers for The Expendables 2 is a no-brainer. It’s just a montage of superstars with guns and corny lines. As YouTuber maidor put it, “Does anybody care if this sh*t has a story?”

Paintball Warfare

Paintball Warfare

Devin Supertramp’s latest video is a meticulously choreographed, epic paintball fight featuring opponents on foot, bikes, jeeps, ATVs, longboards, and even in a fan-powered paraglider.

The Expendables 2 Fan Trailer

The Expendables 2 Fan Trailer

(NSFW: Language) America! It’s almost time to support one of your greatest contributions to mankind. Not that anyone needed to be convinced to watch the action movie to end all action movies.

Gangster Squad (Trailer)

Gangster Squad (Trailer)

From the director of Zombieland, and starring Josh Brolin and Ryan Gosling as 1950s LAPD cops with an undercover mission: take down a West Coast Mafia boss, played by a very grumpy Sean Penn.

James Bond: Skyfall (Teaser)

James Bond: Skyfall (Teaser)

Daniel Craig reprises his role as agent 007 in Skyfall. Bond must protect MI6 while his loyalty to M is tested. Also starring Javier Bardem. Directed by Sam Mendes (Road to Perdition, Jarhead).

Bait 3D (Trailer)

Bait 3D (Trailer)

Ever since Jaws, Hollywood just can’t seem to let go of the shark attack genre. In this over-the-top flick, a supermarket turns into a watery, shark-infested grave when a tsunami strikes. Yeah, right.

The Goon (Trailer)

The Goon (Trailer)

(NSFW: Language) An computer animated movie based on Eric Powell’s satirical horror comic book series. Unfortunately it’s in limbo due to financial problems. Mr. Powell, ever heard of Kickstarter?

Biking Down Stairs

Biking Down Stairs

Fasten your seats, it’s going to be a bumpy ride, as Marcelo Gutierrez takes his bike down the ridiculously rough downhill ride, including countless stairs and cobblestones in Monserrate, Bogotá.

Ghost Recon Alpha

Ghost Recon Alpha

(NSFW: Language) A team of Ghosts deal with a TARFU mission. Even without a product to promote, this short film by Francois Alaux and Herve de Crecy can stand on its own. Turn captions on.

Art of the Instakill

Art of the Instakill

CorridorDigital mashes up a variety of classic games from Halo to Mass Effect to Half-Life 2 in an epic battle to see who pulls off the best quick kill. But the ultimate winner might surprise you.

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Vincent Gatinaud Stunt Reel

Vincent Gatinaud Stunt Reel

Every bone in our bodies hurts after watching this action-packed demo from French stunt actor Vincent Gatinaud. We’re not sure if those wounds at the beginning are real, but we wouldn’t doubt it.

Max Payne 3: Multiplayer Pt. II

Max Payne 3: Multiplayer Pt. II

Max Payne 3 will entice players with multiplayer that is infused with narrative – e.g. performance-based changes in objectives or conditions, encouraging rivalry – and unique power-ups.

Expendables 2 (Trailer)

Expendables 2 (Trailer)

Yeah, yeah. We all know who you are Sly. Now can you please step aside and just let us watch the trailer for that orgy of bullets, explosions, and action heroes you call a movie already?

G.I. Joe: Retaliation (Trailer 2)

G.I. Joe: Retaliation (Trailer 2)

Firefly bombs, satellite-launched missiles, and lots of Storm Shadow and Snake Eyes? And Bruce Willis? We like the chances of this sequel obliterating the memory of the previous movie.

Lawless (Trailer)

Lawless (Trailer)

Based on The Wettest County in the World, a novel about the Bondurant brothers, moonshine bootleggers in Depression-era Virginia. Tom Hardy, Shia LeBeouf, Gary Oldman and Guy Pearce star.

Max Payne 3: Bullet Time

Max Payne 3: Bullet Time

(Gore) The defining mechanic of the Max Payne series, Bullet Time gets enhanced by a plethora of stances and dodge moves, as well as dynamic kills based on where you plant bullets on enemies.

Looper (Teaser)

Looper (Teaser)

Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars as a “looper” who kills off targets the mob sends back into the past – until they decide to clean up loose ends by sending his own future self (Bruce Willis) back for elimination.

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Lost Planet 3: Cinematic Trailer

Lost Planet 3: Cinematic Trailer

The Lost Planet franchise is one of those things that began with awesome ideas – Pilot robots! Fight aliens! – but often ends with flawed execution. We hope third time’s the charm for this series.

War of the Roses

War of the Roses

If you’re getting tired of the usual gun-based videogames, keep an eye on War of the Roses. It’s a 3rd person team combat game based on 15th century England, with emphasis on melee combat.

Chase

Chase

A kid and his two friends shot this short with surprisingly solid action, tight editing, and a perfect score. One Reddit commenter said “This kid’s talent exceeds his equipment.” We couldn’t agree more.

Total Recall (Trailer)

Total Recall (Trailer)

The first official trailer for Len Wiseman’s Total Recall reboot makes it looke quite a bit more serious than the Schwarzenegger version. We haven’t decided it that’s a good thing yet.

LEGO Batman 2 (Trailer)

LEGO Batman 2 (Trailer)

Still want to play as the Dark Knight after Arkham City? Watch out for LEGO Batman 2: DC Superheroes. As a bonus, you’ll also have control of Bats’ most powerful guest star ever: Superman.

Dishonored

Dishonored

A supernatural assassin is out to clear his name in Dishonored. The game is inspired by the cult classic Thief series – first-person view, steampunk setting, emphasis on stealth – but with powers.

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