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Win one of two MSI GeForce GTX 560 Ti graphics cards
— 11:20 PM on January 25, 2011

By now, you've surely read our coverage of Nvidia's GeForce GTX 560 Ti graphics processor. Pretty sweet, isn't it? The 560 easily...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Famous film editor makes case against 3D
— 5:04 PM on January 25, 2011

Some consider stereoscopic 3D to be the next frontier in movies and games, much like talking pictures and color movies were in the first part...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Gaming

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Monday Night Combat designer explains tweaks for PC version
— 11:17 AM on January 25, 2011

There's good reason for PC gamers to cringe at the thought of yet another console port. And even more cause for concern when the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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It's official: Duke Forever is coming out on May 3
— 9:28 AM on January 21, 2011

That was surprisingly quick. Gearbox Software has announced a release date for Duke Nukem Forever. The game will come out on May 3, 2011,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim will have mod tools
— 10:47 AM on January 20, 2011

Bethesda's next release may end up fostering mod communities much like its predecessors Oblivion and Morrowind. A Bethesda Senior Community Manager confirmed yesterday that...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Nintendo 3DS priced at $250, available in March
— 11:14 AM on January 19, 2011

To say that Nintendo's handheld gaming consoles have been popular would be a huge understatement. According to Wikipedia's tabulation of worldwide console sales,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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Portal 2 to offer cross-platform multiplayer
— 10:42 AM on January 18, 2011

For all the sniping and insults thrown back and forth between console and PC gamers, we haven't had much opportunity to face off on the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Bethesda shows first Elder Scrolls V screenshot
— 6:00 AM on January 18, 2011

Just over a month after unveiling the teaser trailer for its next The Elder Scrolls title, Bethesda has come back with something a little...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 developer promises untarnished PC release
— 12:27 PM on January 14, 2011

Well, here's a refreshing notion: making a game cross-platform without cutting corners on the PC release. While that concept seems entirely foreign to most game...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Counter-Strike gets minor update, remains incredibly popular
— 12:08 PM on January 14, 2011

While snacking on Ronald's heaping helping of Shortbread this morning, I stumbled upon news that Valve has released yet another update to Counter-Strike:...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Minecraft sales eclipse one million
— 10:56 AM on January 13, 2011

Although I've been making a concerted effort to keep up with the indie PC gaming scene, I have to admit that Minecraft has completely passed...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Razer shows handheld concept gaming PC
— 4:09 PM on January 11, 2011

Imagine our surprise when we walked into Razer's CES booth last week and came across the Switchblade, a concept device designed to offer PC gaming...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Personal tech

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PC gamers first to unlock new Battlefield map
— 11:07 AM on December 31, 2010

The Battlefield franchise cut its teeth on the PC, which remains the best platform for first-person shooters. However, recent chapters have also been available...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Shacknews names the best games of 2010
— 1:00 PM on December 28, 2010

With 2011 just a few days away, now's a good time to reflect. Shacknews thought so, too, because it's running a series of

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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EA: In-game advertising 'hasn't really taken off'
— 6:00 AM on December 23, 2010

A few years ago, getting real-world billboards and Coke machines in games was the latest rage. Even Microsoft joined in, acquiring in-game advertising firm Massive...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Steam sale offers Bad Company 2 for $6.79
— 10:04 AM on December 21, 2010

For a couple more hours today, you can pick up Battlefield: Bad Company 2 for just $6.79 on Steam. If you're a little...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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New trailers arrive for Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam and Crysis 2
— 11:35 AM on December 20, 2010

Creedence Clearwater Revival's Fortunate Son might as well be the official song of the Vietnam war. Fittingly, it's just appeared in a

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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LA Noire developers reveal facial animation secrets
— 6:00 AM on December 17, 2010

If one thing about last months L.A. Noire trailer caught my eye, it was the shockingly true-to-life facial animations. A new video released by...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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