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1. Much like last year, we are sad to report that this long time video game publication released its final issue this year:
Nintendo Power
Game Informer
2. Video game makers suck at counting. Which of these is a properly numbered sequel?
Halo 4
Grand Theft Auto V
Assassin's Creed III
Mass Effect 3
By way of explanation.....
That's the sixth Halo game, the sixth GTA release and the fifth Assassin's Creed game.
3. If at some point this year you were Axton, Maya, Salvador or Zero, what game were you playing?
Borderlands 2
Far Cry 3
Assassin's Creed III
XCOM: Enemy Unknown
4. As you probably noticed, as this console generation continues on, there's more and more sequels. Which of these hit original IPs from 2012 has you star as Corvo Attano?
Sleeping Dogs
Dust: An Elysian Tale
5. Mists of Pandaria is the _____ expansion for the 8-year-old MMO World of Warcraft.
6. DLC for this release includes Dawnguard and Hearthfire:
Call of Duty: Black Ops II
Mass Effect 3
Dragon's Dogma
7. This TV show has been turned into a critically acclaimed episodic point-and-click adventure game:
The Walking Dead
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Mad Men
8. Nintendo's Wii U kicked off the new console generation. After Wii Sports sold an estimated 921 million Wiis, this is the pack-in game with the Wii U:
Wii U Sports
New Super Mario Bros. U
Nintendo Land
9. The Year in Nolan North: Which of these games did the hardest working man in video game voice acting not provide his dulcet tones?
Call of Duty: Black Ops II
Borderlands 2
Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale
Assassin's Creed III
10. 38 Studios, founded by former baseballer Curt Schilling, released Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning to mixed reviews and middling sales, then promptly folded over missed loan payments to this state:
Rhode Island
New Hampshire
11. Connor, the protagonist of Assassin's Creed III, is also known by this name:
12. The Angry Birds franchise significantly expanded in 2012; which of these games does not actually exist (yet)?
Angry Birds Star Wars
Bad Piggies
Angry Birds Minecraft
Angry Birds Space
13. Apple named this app the most likely to drain your iPhone's battery by crowning it Game of the Year:
Rayman Jungle Run
Draw Something
Angry Birds Star Wars
14. In 2012, Kickstarter changed the paradigm for how games and even consoles will be funded in the future. What was the name of the proposed open-source system that had a wildly successful crowdfunding campaign that will supposedly see release in 2013?
15. These 2012 sports games have the correct cover athlete listed, except:
Madden 13: Calvin Johnson
MLB 12: The Show: Adrian Gonzalez
NBA 2K13: Kevin Love
NHL 13: Claude Giroux

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