In this guide we’ll cover some naval side missions, the Privateer Contracts, in Assassin’s Creed 3: they are quicker and easier than the other naval missions and they’re completely optional. You may want to invest some time on them if you’re into trading, since the privateer contracts reduce the overall risks on trade routes and they’re…

Game Informer has revealed brand new details for Dead Island: Riptide, the sequel to the surprisingly fun zombie survival romp of last year. Riptide will continue the story of the four survivors in the first game, but this scoop reveals a new fifth character. His name is John Morgan and, unlike the rest of the…

Buy Assassin’s Creed III on Amazon So by now you’re probably pretty deep into Assassin’s Creed 3’s campaign – enjoying it? However, have you got all the achievements/trophies yet? Not to worry, as GamerSyndrome has you covered! Below you’ll find our spoiler-free guide to every achievement/trophy in the game, including secret and DLC achievements/trophies. Happy…

Nintendo’s next generation video game console, Wii U, is set to be released here in the U.S. on November 18th. Alot has been talked about with this next console, ranging from it’s possible success to it’s possible failure. I was lucky enough to be able to play the Wii U and demo a bunch of…

The sequel to 2010’s Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing has gained a new driver to add to the roster of Sega mascots, and its none other than Disney Pixar’s new star, Ralph from Wreck-It Ralph. A new trailer shows Ralph fall out of his own game and into Sonic’s, asking the speedy blue hedgehog a very good…

Welcome to our new regular feature, Video Game Crafts and Gear! There’s tons of passionate gamers out there, and decidedly not enough gaming swag in the world. That’s why these talented creators make their own, and we round up whatever awesome custom-made art, sculptures, toys, clothing, or random items we happen to find. Of course,…

Nintendo’s Pokemon Japan YouTube channel has posted three new awesome animated trailers for upcoming 3DS title Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Magnagate and the Infinite Labyrinth. The game is due out in Japan very soon on November 23. There is no word on a US or UK release date yet, though we can safely assume it’ll reach American…

Combining the most successful mobile games of all time with one of the largest movie franchises ever made, Angry Birds Star Wars is looking to be a highly anticipated hit when it releases next week on November 8. Until then, developer Rovio have released a fun new trailer on their YouTube channel. The video sees…

A new Hitman: Absolution trailer has sneaked its way online on GameTrailers today, showing off the active world across the diverse levels in the exciting new stealth game. The trailer shows a variety of characters that are living and interacting with each other in real-time, as you play the game. It teaches the importance of…

The fifth and final episode in the live-action prequel series, Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn has been released today. Set earlier in the war between humans and the Covenant, Forward Unto Dawn tells the story leading up to the events of Microsoft’s upcoming action blockbuster, Halo 4. If you can’t wait for the game (which…