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10 must-have video games this holiday season

Visitors play a video game 'Star Wars Battlefront' at the Paris Game Week, a trade fair for video games on October 28, 2015 in Paris.

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Holidays will be games-tastic

It's traditional for the holiday season to be an embarrassment of riches for the video-game industry, but 2015 is looking downright ... humiliating.

The number of anticipated titles hitting shelves in the fourth quarter is the highest the industry has seen in years. Several top franchises have new installments out and some new takes on older games are looking very promising. That's intimidating for gamers, but it's good news for gift buyers, since few gamers will be able to keep up with the deluge. Here are some surefire suggestions.

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