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South Park: Stick of Truth Review
Mar 7, 2014 - in Reviews
The newest South Park game is bigger, faster, funnier and definitely NSFW.
What is the Oculus Rift?
Feb 18, 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.
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.
'Killer Instinct' Brings Fighting Action To Xbox One
Nov 29, 2013 - in News
The classic Rare/Nintendo arcade fighting franchise makes a return to Microsoft territory.
Review: 'Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus'
Nov 28, 2013 - in Reviews
'Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus' doesn't do much that's new, but it's a great send-off for Ratchet and Clank on the current-gen consoles.
Logitech PowerShell Turns iPhone Into Game Console: Hands On
Nov 20, 2013 - in News
Logitech's PowerShell Controller offers a smooth iOS gaming experience while charging your iPhone, but doesn't come with joysticks.
How to Upgrade PS3 Games to PS4 Versions
Nov 15, 2013 - in News
Just picked up a PlayStation 4? If so, you may want to play old PlayStation 3 games on it. Here's how to bring select PS3 games into the next generation.
PlayStation 4 Unboxing
Nov 11, 2013 - in News
Watch us tear into the hot little review unit Sony just provided Tom's Guide.
'Batman: Arkham Origins' Encounters Worst Enemy: Glitches
Nov 1, 2013 - in News
Riddle me this, Batman! The latest 'Arkham' video game is riddled with glitches, particularly on the PC version.
'Dead Rising 3' Celebrates Halloween With Nick or Treat Trailer
Oct 31, 2013 - in News
These neighbors aren't giving out candy. Capcom's Halloween trailer promotes upcoming "Dead Rising 3" series.
Play Historic Games in Your Browser From the Internet Archive
Oct 28, 2013 - in News
Missing 80s video games like 'Pac-Man' or the adaptation of 'The Hobbit'? Archive.org will let you take them for a spin via your web browser.
'Batman: Arkham Origins' Review: Brilliance Outweighs Frustrations
Oct 25, 2013 - in Reviews
In the latest 'Batman: Arkham' saga, Warner Bros. Montreal takes the reins for a prequel that allows you to develop as that character does.
Top 10 Coolest Nintendo 3DS Games
Oct 17, 2013 - in Picture Story
Just bought a 2DS? Here are 10 great games to catch up on right now.
Machinima App Coming To Xbox One at Launch
Oct 17, 2013 - in News
Get the most out of the broadcasting company's game tips with new features such as 'Snap' and 'Wingman.'
Sony Releasing 4 PS3 Classics for PlayStation 4
Oct 17, 2013 - in News
Users can re-download 'flOW,' 'Flower,' 'Escape Plan' and 'Sound Shapes' for free from previous purchases.
Second 'Kingdom Hearts' HD Compilation Coming To PS3 In 2014
Oct 16, 2013 - in News
Disney and Square Enix team up for another RPG masterpiece, 'Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX.'
NYCC 2013: 'Sonic: Lost World' Hands-On
Oct 11, 2013 - in News
'Sonic: Lost World' looks to reinvigorate the series with a new approach to everyone's favorite azure insectivore in 3D.
Watch First 5 Minutes of 'BioShock Infinite' DLC: 'Burial at Sea'
Oct 8, 2013 - in News
Check out the first five minutes of the highly anticipated 'Burial at Sea' DLC expansion of video game 'BioShock Infinite.'
Why Aren't Horror Games like 'Resident Evil' Scary Anymore?
Oct 4, 2013 - in News
Horror video games like 'Dead Space' are supposed to tap into players' most primal fears, but many recent titles aren't scary at all.
26 Retro Games You Can Run on Modern PCs
Oct 2, 2013 - in Picture Story
Even before 3D graphics became standard, and the internet made online multiplayer possible, PC gaming was awesome. Here are 20 games that evoke nostalgia, and will bring you back to a time when grainy pixelated graphics fueled the imagination.
The Tech Challenges to Photorealistic Games
Oct 2, 2013 - in Reviews
Some predict photorealistic video games within a decade, but others say the required ray tracing tech simply won't be possible in that timeframe.
Top 10 'Minecraft' Alternatives
Oct 2, 2013 - in Picture Story
If you loved "Minecraft" but are looking for something new, give these 10 games a try.
'Angry Birds Star Wars II' Review
Sep 19, 2013 - in Reviews
It's no Chosen One, but the Force runs strong in this family. With more Star Wars-themed levels and a 'Skylanders'-like toy component, 'Angry Birds Star Wars II' is no exception.
10 Most Graphically Stunning Games of All Time
Sep 16, 2013 - in Picture Story
As video-game graphics get better and better, a number of games smashed our expectations and took our breath away. Here are a few of them.