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Doom Returns to Its Hellish Roots at Quakecon 2014
Jul 18, 2014 - in News
At Quakecon in Dallas, fans got a glimpse of the next Doom, which will be a brutal reboot complete with cyberdemons and super-fast gameplay.
Top 10 Nintendo 3DS Games
Jul 3, 2014 - in Picture Story
Just bought a Nintendo 3DS or 2DS? Here are 10 great games to catch up on right now.
Angry Birds Epic Review: These Eggs Ain't Free
Jun 18, 2014 - in Reviews
'Angry Birds Epic' brings role playing to the furious fowls' line of games, but too many ads and in-game purchases spoil the experience.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection to Include Halo 5 Beta
Jun 9, 2014 - in News
Microsoft's upcoming 'Halo: The Chief Collection' will bring together four Halo original titles and access to the 'Halo 5' Multiplayer beta.
Two Dots Review: Dots Evolved
Jun 9, 2014 - in Reviews
Two Dots takes dot-connecting to new heights, adding depth and personality with quirky illustrations and 85 levels of evolving gameplay.
The Best Puzzle Games to Play Now
Jun 6, 2014 - in Reviews
Here are some of the best puzzle games around, from quick-fix mobile addictions to RPG-influenced puzzle adventures.
Murdered: Soul Suspect Review — Worth Investigating
Jun 6, 2014 - in Reviews
'Murdered: Soul Suspect' is a throwback adventure game that delivers plenty of fun — no bullets required.
Wolfenstein: The New Order Review - Rewriting History
Jun 4, 2014 - in Reviews
Action-packed and full of heart, 'Wolfenstein: The New Order' is the storied series' most memorable installment yet.
Watch Dogs Review: So Much To Hack, So Little Time
Jun 4, 2014 - in Reviews
'Watch Dogs' delivers big action and creepy thrills by way of its innovative hacking, even if the story falls a little short.
E3 2014 Preview: What To Expect From Gaming's Big Expo
Jun 4, 2014 - in News
From game reveals to new evolutions in hardware, here's what you can expect from E3 2014.
Could 'Watch Dogs' City Hacking Really Happen?
May 30, 2014 - in News
The hackers in the video game 'Watch Dogs' hack ATMs, streetlights and more with ease. Is that really possible? We asked the experts.
Minecraft Hits Next-Gen Consoles in August
May 22, 2014 - in News
This August, both the Xbox One and the PS4 will play host to 'Minecraft,' offering cheap upgrades for those who already own the game.
Playing it Forward: Video Games and Gamers Evolving (Op-Ed)
May 15, 2014 - in News
With Oculus Rift and other systems transforming gaming, how are people evolving their experiences with the new technologies?
'Age of Mythology: Extended Edition' Review — Legendary
May 8, 2014 - in Reviews
Whether you worship Poseidon, Freya, Set or Gaia, leave an appropriate offering for your deity; "Age of Mythology" is a gift from the gods.
10 Worst Video Games of All Time
Apr 29, 2014 - in Picture Story
From a certain alien that should have never graced Atari to a travesty 10 years in the making, these are the worst video games ever made.
Hearthstone iPad Review
Apr 25, 2014 - in Reviews
'Hearthstone' is a free and addictive card battle game that works even better on iPad than it does on PC.
'This War of Mine' Hands-On: Collateral Damage
Apr 17, 2014 - in News
'Call of Duty' this is not: the indie game 'This War of Mine' focuses on civilians as they struggle for survival in a war-torn city.
Top 10 'Minecraft' Alternatives
Apr 12, 2014 - in Picture Story
If you're a Minecraft fan looking for something new, check out these 10 PC and mobile games that take inspiration from the modern classic.
'Pele: King of Football' Scores in Game Hands-On
Apr 3, 2014 - in News
'Pele: King of Football' is a flick-to-shoot game that soccer fans will love, thanks to the compelling rewards.
Best Xbox One Games 2014
Apr 3, 2014 - in Picture Story
From Titanfall to Forza Motorsport 5, here are the top 10 Xbox One games you can buy right now.
What is the Oculus Rift?
Mar 26, 2014 - in News
The virtual reality experience long promised in science fiction is finally becoming a reality with the Oculus Rift. Here are the facts.
10 Great Indie Games Coming to Xbox One
Mar 21, 2014 - in Picture Story
Microsoft's ID@Xbox label helps indie developers put their wares up for sale on the Xbox One, and the first batch of titles is on its way.
South Park: Stick of Truth Review
Mar 7, 2014 - in Reviews
The newest South Park game is bigger, faster, funnier and definitely NSFW.
Hands-On with the Elder Scrolls Online Beta
Feb 7, 2014 - in Reviews
We head back to Tamriel, going hands-on with the beta for upcoming massively multiplayer online game "Elder Scrolls Online."
Top 50 Steam Machine Games 2014
Feb 5, 2014 - in News
SteamOS is based on the Linux operating system, so only Steam's Linux-compatible games, which currently number 502, can be played on it.
NASA Uses Kinect and Oculus Rift to Control Robot
Dec 31, 2013 - in News
Two innovative consumer gaming products could help NASA conduct better unmanned space missions.
Xbox TV Options Grow, with FiOS TV, Time Warner On-Demand
Dec 18, 2013 - in News
Microsoft continues to evolve its television offerings, with FiOS on Xbox One and Time Warner On-Demand for Xbox 360.
Samsung Unveils New Version of Android GamePad
Dec 17, 2013 - in News
Samsung revealed a new design that is less Xbox inspired for its Smartphone GamePad for Android phones.
PS 4, 'GTA V,' PewDiePie Top YouTube Gaming Videos for 2013
Dec 11, 2013 - in News
From PS4 game sharing, to trailers, to one user's amusing gaming videos, these ditties got the most play on YouTube this year.
Top Ten Amazon Cyber Monday Tech Deals
Dec 2, 2013 - in News
Looking for a great buy today? From televisions to computers to video games, here is what Amazon has on sale for Cyber Monday.