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Operation Anchorage released for Fallout 3
— 1:38 PM on January 27, 2009

Time to dust off that copy of Fallout 3 and get your credit card out. Bethesda has released its first piece of downloadable content for...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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How is this a game?
— 5:24 PM on January 26, 2009

I checked dictionary.com before starting this blog post to make sure my definition of "game" was correct, but apparently, a game is just "an amusement...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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Monolith releases F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin demo
— 6:00 AM on January 23, 2009

Do you like spicing up your first-person shooting with semi-cheesy horror elements? Then Monolith has a treat for you. The game studio has released a...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Geek gaming gone low-tech
— 1:00 AM on January 23, 2009

What do nerds do for fun? A few weeks back, I wrote some tips on how to throw a successful LAN party, a favorite...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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Fallout 3 patch out, DLC coming on January 27
— 11:09 AM on January 13, 2009

If you've not grown bored of Fallout 3 and uninstalled it already, good news. Bethesda has released a 1.1 patch that fixes a number of...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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AMD wants to render games in the cloud
— 11:16 AM on January 12, 2009

In an eyebrow-raising move, AMD has announced a supercomputer that will render games in the cloud to make them playable on "virtually any type...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Gaming

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Teetering on the Mirror's Edge
— 11:43 AM on December 29, 2008

Mirror's Edge was by far one of my most anticipated games of the bumper crop of holiday titles that have sprouted up over the last...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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The Left 4 Dead aficionado's strategy guide
— 3:57 PM on December 23, 2008

Steam clocks me in at 25 hours of Left 4 Dead playtime over the past two weeks, and I think that says it all about...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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On the contrary: Dead Space and Fallout 3
— 6:23 PM on December 22, 2008

Cyril and Geoff both recently posted positive reviews of two of the more popular games of 2008, Dead Space and Fallout 3. Being the contrarian...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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Poll: What's the best PC game of 2008?
— 2:10 PM on December 22, 2008

Say what you will about the latest AMD and Nvidia graphics cards; most folks use them for the same purpose: playing games. With the year...

Poll Question: • What's the best PC game of 2008?

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Spore, Mirror's Edge, other EA games head to Steam
— 6:00 AM on December 22, 2008

Well, the Spore license agreement's appearance on Steam last week was no coincidence. Shacknews reports that a handful of games published by Electronic Arts...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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3D Realms still alive, releases another DNF screenshot
— 9:43 AM on December 19, 2008

Believe it or not, Duke Nukem Forever looks like it's still in development, and 3D Realms has released yet another screenshot to keep remaining fans...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Dissecting the Steam Hardware Survey
— 9:02 PM on December 18, 2008

As a cross-platform gamer increasingly disenchanted with the PC, I absolutely love Steam and what Valve has done for the platform. Over the last five...

Type: Blog post Tags: Systems Gaming

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QuakeCon 2009 date, location set
— 4:29 PM on December 18, 2008

Unlike the Macworld Expo, QuakeCon is alive and well. As a matter of fact, an announcement from id Software revealing the date and location...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Cryostasis tech demo shows PhysX water effects
— 6:00 AM on December 18, 2008

We've already seen how PhysX liquid simulation effects behave in Nvidia's own demos, but what about an actual game? Nvidia has released a...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Crytek offers free Crysis Wars for 10 days
— 3:07 PM on December 17, 2008

If you're seeking system-killing eye candy but don't care for single-player gameplay, then you're in luck. Shacknews reports that Crytek will let folks sample...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Spore and other EA games may be headed to Steam
— 6:01 AM on December 17, 2008

Valve might be about to add another company to its list of Steam partners—and this one's a whopper. Shacknews writes that the end-user license agreement...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Some insight into Dead Space control problems
— 10:58 AM on December 15, 2008

My last post on mouse and control issues in Dead Space brought in lots of advice, including encouragement to try things (like disabling vsync)...

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