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The best graphics mods of 2012

Duncan Harris at

Running a website called Dead End Thrills (about pictures of grafix), I spend a lot of time playing with visual mods. When PCG asked me to list my favourites from 2012, I agreed thinking I could do it in the style of the prize round from Bullseye. "You'll be up all night 'cause it don't look like shite." "Act well-heeled with this depth-of-field." But that wouldn't work overseas, they said, and stopped being funny after two examples.

Here's a straightforward top ten, then, in no particular order.


Deus Ex: Human Revolution trailer details Collector's Edition

Tom Senior at

A while back we we showed you what to expect from the Deus Ex: Human Revolution Collector's Edition boxed set, now there's a video to illustrate it. As well as the Adam Jensen figurine, making of documentary and art book, the box comes with a number of in-game bonus items that will also be available in many of the various retailer pre-order deals.

These controversially include a number of weapons, such as the super-long range sniper rifle, the grenade launcher and remote detonated mines. There's even an additional mission, which is set to feature the appearance of a mystery character from the original Deus Ex. Will you be buying


PC Gamer UK Christmas Issue - Diablo 3

Graham Smith at

The Christmas issue of PC Gamer UK comes straight from hell, but it looks heavenly, with not just one Diablo 3 cover but five. You can see four of them below, each depicting a different character class from Blizzard's hack-and-slasher.