We bag the world's first Dead Space 2 hands-on test - and uncover stonking new info about the horror set to become this generation's Resi 4.
A Castlevania blowout leads the way for issue 95: a mag where we also put future hits Portal 2, Child of Eden, Rage and Crysis 2 under the knife. Other big hitters in our giganto preview section include Rock Band 3, Dungeon Siege 3, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2, Bulletstorm and XCom...
Grab a hard hat and brace yourself for the most brutal reviews section in XBW history. Seven new and upcoming retail games walk the plank this month - five of them fail to claw their way past the 40% mark.
Remedy reveals all in the Making of Alan Wake, Deus Ex 3's Jean-Francois Dugas lifts the lid on Square Enix's biggest hope for the future, Dragon Age II steps out from the gloom and we investigate the new Xbox 360 and Kinect combo.
This month's mag also comes bundled with a rammed 84 page secrets, tips and cheats book, plus a four hour DVD comes with 103 movies, 23 podcasts, new XBW roundtables and reviews and a Blacklight Tango Down comic on the B-side.
Issue 95 is available now at all good newsagents and supermarkets.
Every month we rotate our new subscriber offers and this month's a beaut: subscribe today and get a limited edition Bioshock 2 art deco pack including an Art Book, CD Soundtrack and special Posters that reveal hidden messages under UV light. That and a bonus 15% off the cover price of XBW...